Things To Do
World Class Fly Fishing:
Tongariro Lodge offers the ultimate New Zealand fly fishing experience, as well as access to the best wilderness rivers and streams on New Zealand's north island. Experienced lodge guides provide access to over 30 rivers and four lakes by 4WD vehicles, raft and boat, along with special helicopter access.
Tongariro Alpine Crossing:
The Tongariro Alpine Crossing track passes over varied and spectacular volcanic terrain. In the presence of active volcanoes you can experience some of the Tongariro National Park’s special gifts. A cold mountain spring, lava flows, an active crater, steam vents, emerald colored lakes and magnificent views combine to make this a truly memorable experience.
This 7 to 8 hour day journey is a ‘must-experience’ while visiting Tongariro National Park during summer or spring.Turangi Guided Walks:
Tongariro Lodge is centrally located in the North Island’s outdoor playground, and is ideally placed for guests to enjoy guided walks through magnificent native forests and mountain terrain with the North Island’s leading hiking outfitter.
Enjoy knowledgeable, caring guides and enjoy the benefits of a trip tailored to your needs, degree of difficulty, time and weather. Gain an insight into the landscape, its history and people. Explore lesser visited areas while your comfort and safety is looked after.
Local walks ranging from a few hours to full day hikes can all be enjoyed from Tongariro Lodge.Taupo Heli Hiking:
Tongariro Lodge has arranged access to private land in the Kaimanawa Ranges through its close working relationship with its preferred helicopter charter company, and offers the most spectacular heli-hiking options in New Zealand. The Kaimanawa Ranges extend for over 50 kilometers through majestic wilderness south of Taupo.
Heli-hiking offers unique opportunities to walk amongst the completely natural and spectacular scenery at the top of the Kaimanawa Ranges and the Central Plateau without having to climb a mountain.
- World-Class Fly Fishing
- Walk the Tongariro Crossing
- White Water Rafting
- Lake Cruises/Fishing
- Scenic Flights - Helicopter and Fixed Wing
- Guided Walks in the Tongariro National Park
- Heli Hiking
- World-Class Golf Courses
- Hot Pools
- Heli Flights
- Jet Boat Rides
- Mountain Biking
- Hot Springs