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Tongariro Alpine Crossing

The Tongariro Alpine Crossing is widely regarded as the best one day walk in New Zealand. It's a big claim where there are so many walks in one country.

The Crossing, however, takes in the dramatic landscape of the central North Island region that takes in Mt Tongariro, Mt Ngaruhoe and Mt Ruapehu.

The tours here will drop you at one end of the walk, ensure you've got enought food and warm clothing, and then pick you up at the other end of the track.

The walk takes about 7 hours and covers 19.4km - so it's not a stroll, rather a serious day walk.

Check out this smartphone app for when you walk the Crossing.

Tours that include the Tongariro Alpine Crossing

Overland Tours from Auckland

8 Day Northern Wanderer Auckland To Wellington Tour from $1685

This camping tour starts in Auckland and finishes in Wellington. After visiting the Bay Of Islands, north of Auckland, travel to the Coromandel Peninsula, Rotorua, Taupo, and onward to Wellington.

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Hop On Hop Off Tours from Auckland

The Maximus Pass from $1725

You can start and finish in Auckland, Christchurch or any other place around the circuit. You need about 4 weeks and it's an excellent way to really get to see and experience all of what NZ has to offer - the North of the North to the deep South! As always the longer you have the better so you can get off at your favourite places for a few more days (or weeks!).

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The Max Pass from $1049

This is the most popular pass to see almost everything in NZ. You'll need a few weeks to make the most of it. Start where you like and finish where you started.


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The Moe Pass from $1455

This pass allows you start in Auckland and finish in Christchurch to avoid any backtracking but still allowing you to see most of New Zealand if you have at least three weeks.

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The Jill Pass from $595

If you have at least seven days to visit the North Island of New Zealand then this pass will suit you. Start in Auckland and travel down as far as Wellington before returning to Auckland.


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Accommodated Tours from Auckland

6 Day Best of the North Island Auckland To Auckland Summer Tour from $1065

This tour starts and finishes in Auckland, New Zealand, and travels around the North Island all the way to Wellington seeing all the sights in between including the Coromandel coast, Rotorua cultural night, the Tongariro Alpine Crossing walk and stays on a working farm.

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10 Day Best of The North Island New Zealand Auckland to Auckland Winter Tour from $905

Spend 10 days and 9 nights exploring the North Island including the famous surf beach of Raglan, Maori cultural sites, Tongariro National Park, a stunning conservation farm and the nation's capital of Wellington. On this New Zealand tour spend eight days and seven nights exploring the North Island including famous surf beach of Raglan, Maori cultural sites, a stunning conservation farm, hike volcanic craters, discover the emerald and blue crater lakes of Tongariro and traverse Mount Doom (Mount Ngauruhoe). You'll travel along the Thermal Explorer Highway and experience hot water beach, the bubbling mud pools of Rotorua, Lake Taupo: a crater lake caused by the biggest eruption New Zealand has ever seen and the nation's capital of Wellington

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9 Day Full North Island Auckland To Auckland Summer Tour from $1425

This tour starts and finishes in Auckland, New Zealand and travels north to the Bay of Islands before seeing the other sights of the North Island including the Coromandel Peninsula, Rotorua, a working farm stop, the Tongariro Crossing and Wellington. Unlike the 6 day Best Of the North tour, you will also travel to the Bay Of Islands north of Auckland.

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13 Day Full North Island Auckland to Auckland Winter Tour from $1211

Discover the highlights of the diverse North Island from its beaches and islands to its famous mountains and rich Maori culture. Visit the Bay of Islands, Raglan, Tongariro National Park, Rotorua, Bay of Plenty, Taupo, Whakahoro and Wellington on this 13 day adventure starting and finishing in Auckland.

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18 Day North to South Auckland to Christchurch Summer Tour from $3865

This tour starts in Auckland and finishes in Christchurch, New Zealand. The New Zealand adventure tour allows you to see almost all of the major sights in NZ with the exception of the area north of Auckland, the Bay of Islands. Highlights include the Cathedral Cove walk / Hot Water Beach, specially-developed Maori cultural experience with hangi, interactive show and story telling, bubbling hot pools / Huka Falls , a bush safari at unique eco-wilderness stop, the Tongariro Alpine Crossing, visiting Te Papa National Museum in Wellington, Abel Tasman National Park, Hanmer Springs, Kaikoura for dolphin and whale spotting, Franz Josef glacier, Mount Aspiring National Park, Two free days in Queenstown, An exclusive overnight cruise in Doubtful Sound, Central Otago historic mining area and Otago Rail Trail with all-level mountain biking and meeting lots of new friends along the way!

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20 Day North and South Auckland To Auckland New Zealand Summer Tour from $3965

This tour starts in Auckland and finishes in Auckland. While it doesn't include the Bay of Islands it does allow you to see all the highlights New Zealand has to offer including Rotorua maori culture, Abel Tasman National Park, Doubtful Sound overnight cruise, Queenstown and much more.

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21 Day Complete New Zealand Auckland To Christchurch Summer Tour from $4185

This tour starts in Auckland and finishes in Christchurch and allows you to see all the highlights New Zealand has to offer including the Bay of Islands, Rotorua maori culture, Abel Tasman National Park, Doubtful Sound overnight cruise and Queenstown and much more. Travel top to toe in New Zealand and see the whole country! Leave no stone unturned: discover unique places and all the places New Zealand is famous for. Travel with a great guide, meet locals as well as other travellers from all over the world! Accommodation & top-rated activities included!

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23 Day Complete New Zealand Auckland To Auckland Summer Tour from $4345

This tour starts in Auckland and finishes in Auckland. It allows you to cover every part of the touring itineraries on offer including the Bay of Islands, Māori culture, Abel Tasman National Park, Doubtful Sound overnight cruise and Queenstown and much more.

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25 Day Complete New Zealand Auckland to Christchurch Winter Tour from $3557

Experience all of the highlights of this magnificent country on this winter adventure starting in Auckland and finishing in Christchurch over 25 days and 24 nights. Witness vast beauty, epic scenery, captivating culture, wonderful wildlife and some of New Zealand's best produce. Among the sites you will visit include the Bay of Islands, Rotorua, Wellington, Auckland, Christchurch, Queenstown, Marlborough, Kaikoura, Abel Tasman, Franz Josef and Doubtful Sound - and that is far from all!

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Accommodated Tours from Christchurch

21 Day North and South Christchurch to Christchurch Summer Tour from $4035

Maximise your time in New Zealand by jumping on a fully guided tour. Spend three weeks exploring this wonderful country taking in sights such as the magnificent Doubtful Sound, fun and adventurous Queenstown, a working conservation farm, Tongariro National Park, Kaikoura, Rotorua, Abel Tasman and much, much more. We have planned everything for you to save you time and packaged transport and accommodation to save you money. 

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