Tongariro alpine Crossing
security carpark & shuttle services operating from december 18th 2013
free security parking 630am to 530pm 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
check out our departure timetable
xmas day 730am from ketetahi only
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: our operation is weather dependent. please phone if uncertain of weather conditions.
prebooked & prepaid shuttle services cancelled 24hours before date will be refunded in full less 15% administration costs. Shuttles operate to a schedule, no refund is available without good reason for not being available at scheduled pickup times.