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Adrift Tongariro is an outdoor adventure company specialising in guided adventures through the Tongariro and Whanganui National Parks, including the Tongariro Alpine Crossing. We are a personal and professional organization that can tailor our...more
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National Park Village 3948, New Zealand
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Was excellent! Stuart is a great guide, fun and very experienced.Will go with Adrift any time I want to go around the National Park, they make it so easy!More

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StewartB547, Owner at Adrift Tongariro, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Thank you very much for your wonderful review. I really enjoyed my day out with you too, you were excellent to hike with! It was a lot of fun in fantastic weather. I hope you will come back again in the not too distant future....More

Reviewed 1 week ago

Despite the bad weather , our guide was experienced enough to guide us through the walk . Everything was just perfect even tho we did not manage to complete the whole walk to the TOP .More

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StewartB547, Owner at Adrift Tongariro, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Thank you for your review, we really appreciate you taking the time to write it. Mother nature can be cruel sometimes but everyone did well on the day and you should feel very proud of your achievement. Thanks for choosing Adrift, we hope you will...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

Stu is a very careful and responsible guide. He made a great tour with us through the Tongariro national park.

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StewartB547, Owner at Adrift Tongariro, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Thank you for writing this review, we do appreciate it very much. Thank you for choosing to tour with us at Adrift, we hope you will come back again. Kind regards, Adrift Tongariro team

Reviewed 1 week ago

Our group of 15 completed the Tongariro Crossing with Adrift 1 September, the 1st day of Spring. Wow!!! We could not have asked for better conditions, nor a more capable team to take us across this spectacular scenery. Adrift were professional in all aspects of...More

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StewartB547, Owner at Adrift Tongariro, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you very much for your review, we really appreciate you sharing your experience. We were so happy the weather turned out amazing for you. Thank you for choosing to tour with us. We look forward to when you come back again. Please email us...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I paid $165 to join a group of over 30 people, had to wait over 1 hour for all the tourists to get ready. It was impossible to get to the top of mountain in bad weather but they still took everybody’s money to go...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I had an amazing time hiking through the Tongariro Alpine Crossing. Since it was the winter and it had just snowed, the visibility was really low at the highest points and I was really glad that Stewart was there to guide us. Adrift outfitted us...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I used adrift tongariro to help me climb Mount Ruapehu given the winter conditions. The guide was fantastic and extremely knowledgeable. It meant that I was able to relax and enjoy an unforgettable day. I would thoroughly recommend their services for anyone looking for an...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Have just done the Tongariro Crossing in all its winter glory, ice axe, helmet and crampons tucked neatly away with me after an expert fitting and sound technical advice from the Adrift crew.Could not have asked for more, this was the second time I’ve completed...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I've been in NZ for business, and though I add a day of fun, doing the Winter Alpine Crossing with Adrift. It was a relatively large group that day, and weather turned into a blizzard. The 3 guides were very competent, informative and got the...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Due to a dissapointing weatherforecast, we were almost sure the trip would be canceled. Luckily, it wasn't!!!! 😁 The guides kept good track of the weather conditions and on our trip we experienced sun, a bit of snow and a bit of wind. It was...More

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Stewart B, Owner at Adrift Tongariro, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thanks for taking the time to provide a review for us Jan, we really appreciate it. How fortunate we were that the weather forecast. We are delighted you enjoyed your Alpine experience with us and we hope you may come back to hike with us...More

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