Tongariro alpine Crossing
security carpark & shuttle services
$30 oneway shuttle to the start ....you walk back to your car 900 metres from finish point
alternatively we can pick you up from within the ketetahi car park (no security breakins common)
no cost for security parking if you use our shuttle services
situated on highway 46 at the roadway entrance to Ketetahi car park
security car park access is from Ngapuna road 6.5 kilometres from highway 47 12.5 kilometres from state highway 1
car park has been developed thru customer SECURITY concerns of vehicles & property
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check out our shuttle timetable
food & drinks kiosk operates from security car park 2.00 - 6.00pm
shuttle services also from Turangi, Tokaanu,
an absolutely awesome day hike !!
this is a challenging ALPINE HIKE.........."be well prepared"
What is this Tongariro Crossing?
A 7-8 hour hike traversing volcanic terrain. The hike is arguably New Zealand's best one day walk, starting from the sub alpine regions through the alpine, and ending in the lowland bush regions.
Where is this Tongariro Crossing?
In the Tongariro World Heritage Park, central North Island New Zealand
What do I need to do this hike?
A reasonable level of fitness. People of varying ages and fitness levels complete the hike in 7-8 hours. Comfortable all weather clothing &hiking boots are essential. Hiking gear can be hired on request.
How do I get there?
Mountain Shuttle : Our shuttle services operate daily from within the park and surrounding districts.
Who are we?
Local native operators ..............happy to be able to help you. Department of Conservation & Land Transport Safety Authority approved operator since 1999.
cancellation policy prepaid: our operation is weather dependent. please phone if uncertain of weather conditions. in the event of weather cancellation your booking date will be changed to a day of your choice, alternatively a full refund will be returned less 20% administration costs. Applicable only to eftpos card not present booking transactions & bookings via email.
a bookit service charge of $20 applies to all cancellation refunds.
if a cancellation is recieved within 24 hours of the booked service date a loss of 100% of the total cost will apply.
cancellations recieved 48 hours before booked date are reimbursed 100% less service charge