One of New Zealand's best one day walks, the Tongariro Alpine Crossing explores spectacular and unique volcanic sceneryImage: Russell Street | Creative Commons
Take a scenic walk along the banks of the Waikato River, or simply explore the many lookout points at Huka Falls, one of the most visited natural attractions in New Zealand - these short, easy walks are great for kids.
Nestled in a peaceful bush setting, the Tongariro National Trout Centre provides a peek into the world of trout at Taupo.
Take a trip back into New Zealand's rail heritage while you walk or cycle an old coach road. The road was used to carry passengers and goods between two railheads on the North Island main trunk link before they were linked in 1908.
Trek across a volcanic alpine landscape of dramatic contrasts – steaming vents, glacial valleys, ancient lava flows, alpine vegetation and vivid crater lakes, all with stunning views.
Explore the volcanic heart of Tongariro National Park, a landscape of stark glacial contrasts and alpine views.
Find out about the unique and historic alpine village located within Tongariro National Park, at the base of Mount Ruapehu.