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Tongariro Guided Walks

Turangi, New Zealand
+64 27 308 9689
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Challenging but Worth It!

What a great day! While the trail is clearly marked and doable on your own, our guide Brett was... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
CSD41
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Cleveland, Ohio
Absolutely exceptional

We stayed in Taupō for a few days in November and had booked the Tongariro Crossing with Terry in... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
leolimoncello2003
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Heidelberg, Germany
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Tongariro Guided Walks - the Central North Island's leading hiking outfitter, offering guided walks in around Tongariro National Park. Find out why the Tongariro Alpine Crossing is often referred to as the best one day walk in New Zealand, with a guide who will reveal some of the secrets of this stunning area. Knowledgeable, caring guides, who have your comfort and safety in mind.
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“hot drinks” (3 reviews)
“maori culture” (3 reviews)
Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
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Turangi, New Zealand
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+64 27 308 9689
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Reviewed 2 days ago

What a great day! While the trail is clearly marked and doable on your own, our guide Brett was super friendly, very knowledgeable and genuine. He spoke of the history, culture, landmarks, plants and birds to give us insight to things we were seeing along...More

Thank CSD41
Reviewed 6 days ago

We stayed in Taupō for a few days in November and had booked the Tongariro Crossing with Terry in July already, he was most accommodating regarding weather depending possible alternatives, cancellations or food allergies. I had bothered him with many emails with questions and every...More

Thank leolimoncello2003
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We are a group of 5 who walk together, and have done most of the great walks throughout Australia and New Zealand. We have today finished 3 days with Terry (TGW). It was so good it’s hard to describe. Terry’s professionalism, humour, dedication to the...More

Thank TimCazza
Terry B, Owner at Tongariro Guided Walks, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thanks for such a great review. Your Group was an absolute pleasure to walk with and I look forward to seeing you again.

Reviewed 25 August 2017

Just completed this walk, and was truly amazed by it. Coming from Australia, we'd just never seen anything like it. Terry was a brilliant guide, and with a seemingly endless supply of interesting facts and information about everything we saw, along with a willingness to...More

Thank Max B
Reviewed 7 August 2017 via mobile

Just completed this walk with our guide Terry. I can highly recommend this company. Very prepared, knowledgeable, highly organised, well equipped... My boots fell apart at the start of the walk and Terry had a pair on hand! Thanks again for a great birthday day...More

Thank Rebecca S
Reviewed 7 August 2017 via mobile

Completed this walk with Terry and it was fantastic, well the weather was rubbish but Terry was a excellent guide, knowledgeable and very well prepared. We would highly recommend him for any guided walks in the area, a real professional.

Thank Steve J
Reviewed 6 August 2017

We found Terry and Tongariro Guided Walks on the web many months before our visit to Tongariro National Park. We selected Terry over the other companies as he not only has a vast experience of guiding hikes in this area, but also has many years...More

Thank Leslie A
Terry B, Owner at Tongariro Guided Walks, responded to this reviewResponded 7 August 2017

So glad that you guys enjoyed yourselves! It was a great day on the mountain.

Reviewed 23 May 2017

We only did the half day hike because we arrived in Turangi around 11 am. Our guide, Gregg, was awesome. He picked us up from the bus stop and took us to our lodge to drop off our bags and then fitted us with boots,...More

Thank Daniel M
Reviewed 10 May 2017

Our group took one of the walks that started at the Tongariro National Park visitor center. The hike was difficult and without the help encouragement and information of our guide would have not been as meaningful experience.

Thank Bracha K
Reviewed 5 April 2017 via mobile

After some deliberation I decided to do a guided tour of the Tongariro Alpine Crossing. Tongariro Guided Walks came highly recommended and I must say it was a wonderful experience. Before the hike I was in touch with Terry who made sure that I have...More

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