Tongariro National Park Visitor Centre
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Introduction

This alpine village is located within Tongariro National Park, at the base of Mount Ruapehu.

Highlights

The village is the main entrance into the Tongariro National Park and many walking tracks. Whakapapa Ski Area is located 6 km up the Bruce Road from Whakapapa Village.

Services include:

  • visitor centre and DOC office
  • convenience store at the holiday park
  • cafes, restaurants, bars
  • hiking equipment rental
  • shelter and toilets
  • parking areas – these have a time limit in winter

Find things to do and places to stay Whakapapa Village area

Contacts

Tongariro National Park Visitor Centre
Phone:   +64 7 892 3729
Fax:   +64 4 471 1117
Email:   tongarirovc@doc.govt.nz
Address:   Whakapapa Village
State Highway 48
Mount Ruapehu
Postal Address:   PO Box 71029
Whakapapa Village
Mount Ruapehu 3951
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