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Tongariro Expeditions

Tongariro National Park, New Zealand
+64 7-377 0435
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Full-Day Tongariro Alpine Crossing Hike
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Often described as the best one day hike in New Zealand, the Tongariro Alpine Crossing provides an opportunity to experience some of the most scenic, volcanically active areas of the park. WE PROVIDE SHUTTLE SERVICES FOR THE TONGARIRO ALPINE CROSSING FROM MOST ACCOMMODATION IN TAUPO, TURANGI, AS WELL AS THE TONGARIRO HOLIDAY PARK (BASE CAMP).
  • Excellent66%
  • Very good19%
  • Average8%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible4%
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“shuttle service” (22 reviews)
“car park” (36 reviews)
“base camp” (5 reviews)
Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
LOCATION
Tongariro National Park, New Zealand
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+64 7-377 0435
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"shuttle service"
in 22 reviews
"car park"
in 36 reviews
"base camp"
in 5 reviews
"pick up and drop"
in 4 reviews
"return shuttle"
in 7 reviews
"these guys"
in 8 reviews
"booked online"
in 5 reviews
"shuttle bus"
in 10 reviews
"alpine crossing"
in 10 reviews
"starting point"
in 7 reviews
"great company"
in 3 reviews
"early start"
in 3 reviews
"weather forecast"
in 6 reviews
"dropped off"
in 3 reviews
"great walk"
in 7 reviews
"end point"
in 3 reviews
"bad weather"
in 7 reviews
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

On time and very prompt departure from the base camp. It’s about a 15-20 min drive from base camp to the start of the trek. Trekking poles were provided free of charge. They also gave great maps of the trek. Pickup is based on how...More

Thank Shane R
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We had booked these guys for our trip in March. The trip had to be rescheduled because of the bad weather, however they were very prompt in letting us know about it and arranged for the next day shuttle. They picked us on time at...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

All good. We did have to change buses but no sweat and everyone was super friendly. Would recommend.

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Reviewed 1 week ago

Efficient and friendly service to and from the Crossing, Pick up and drop off easy and convenient. I'll be recommending and using you again!

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Reviewed 1 week ago

Very reliable and friendly transport to the National Park! Great way to start off the hike. All of the buses were on time.

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Thank julalynn
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Reviewed 1 week ago

They did exactly what they said they would do. Picked us up at our accommodation at the agreed time and were waiting for us at the end of the walk.

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Thank magwat
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Really helpful and efficient. The online booking and payment was easy. I would and have recommended them to friends.

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We got picked up at 5.10AM in the morning to begin our morning walk. I was really happy it wasn't cancelled because I really wanted to do the trekking. Once we got in the shuttle, we made our way to Tongariro to commence our track....More

Thank Sarina U
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Overall this experience was good and smooth. The driver was nice and give us a map and explanations. BUT. I booked for the 5:20 shuttle and no-one showed up so I had to wait more than one hour in the cold in Taupo, call them...More

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Thank allogathore
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We booked a bus ride from the end of the Tongariro Alpine Crossing (where we parked) to the beginning. It was just what we needed so that we could experience this trek. It was fairly priced, the bus was right on time and was large...More

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siulansellers
July 10, 2017|
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Response from Tongariroshuttles | Property representative |
Hi, We pick up from most. It is probably easier for you to say where you are thinking of staying and we can let you know if we pick up from there.
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Rachel B
October 26, 2015|
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Response from Tongariroshuttles | Property representative |
Hi We pick up from Taupo, Turangi, Base Camp or Ketetahi. We pick you up from your accommodation in Taupo or Turangi if it is central. We pick up from our secure car park at Base Camp right next to the Tongariro Holiday... More
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