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Tongariro Guided Walks

Turangi, New Zealand
+64 27 308 9689
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We only did the half day hike because we arrived in Turangi around 11 am. Our guide, Gregg, was... read more

Reviewed 23 May 2017
Daniel M
Various walk but need a guide

Our group took one of the walks that started at the Tongariro National Park visitor center. The... read more

Reviewed 10 May 2017
Bracha K
Jerusalem, Israel
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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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“day hike” (3 reviews)
“plant life” (2 reviews)
Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
Turangi, New Zealand
+64 27 308 9689
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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

Thank PetiSch
Reviewed 3 April 2017

Our walk with Tracy was awesome. I wouldn't have felt comfortable doing it without her as I'm not fond of heights. She was caring, friendly, and gave us tons of information about the lava falls and mountains. It was an 8 hour day, but was...More

Thank ThaboC
Reviewed 23 March 2017

Tongariro Alpine Crossing is a challenging one-day hike in a very changeable climate on the North Island of New Zealand. I don't like the "big group" experience so chose Tongariro Guided Walks because they take only very small groups or individuals and are very safety...More

Thank katharinep3
Reviewed 22 March 2017

The last time I took my wife on a 12mile hike, she was going to kill me, but thankfully she was too tired to do so. So I was skeptical that she would finish the Tongariro Alpine Crossing and I was fully prepared to not...More

1  Thank Tim H
Reviewed 15 March 2017

We were supposed to do the Alpine crossing but due to the weather conditions we were offered to do walks on a lower altitude. Tracy was our guide and she managed to show us very interesting things so that we had a great experience of...More

Thank annsofi2015
Reviewed 5 March 2017

I left two days open to make this hike, in case weather was an issue. Lucked out and had an almost perfect day...clouds and chilly, but no rain or snow!! Tracy was our fabulous guide, who explained the physical features of the terrain, and plant...More

Thank Doris D
Reviewed 9 February 2017

We had a fabulous day with our guide, Terry. He let us set the pace, was very knowledgable about the area, help keep me on the mountain when the wind reached 65kph, and stopped at all the best places for taking pictures. He was well...More

Reviewed 1 February 2017 via mobile

We totally enjoyed our experience. Our guide, Brett, was informative, funny and just a genuinely nice person. The physical challenge of the hike is not to be underestimated but the payoff of the incredible views and wandering through a variety of fauna and environments all...More

Thank Michael O
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