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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...more
Suggested duration: More than 3 hours
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Tongariro National Park, New Zealand
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Reviewed 3 days ago

I booked my place on the bus for the Tongariro alpine crossing online. The website and linked weather forecast is very helpful. There is a need to ring up the afternoon before to confirm the trip is still going ahead which is sensible but was...More

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Date of experience: December 2018
Thank harold59
Reviewed 5 days ago

Transport to the track starting point was as expected. The bus driver was friendly and helpful. Walkers must remember to take food and drink supplies but on the bus there was at least water available to be sold. Very nice walk. The descent can be...More

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Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Skyturtle64
Reviewed 5 days ago

The bus and driver were fine. We went just one way, as we wanted a flexible end time for the hike. Two criticisms: A) The bathroom near parking lot waiting area was chained and unavailable; not good after morning coffee. B) It was not made...More

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Date of experience: December 2018
Thank UrbanUrbs52
Reviewed 6 days ago

Fantastic adventure! Nice to do. The transfer was oké by buss. Wester oké. Amazing vue’ I do proud, I did it!

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Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Wanderer13522760902
Reviewed 6 days ago

Shuttle booked online for 6am, organised well, called before and came on time, provided detailed map and schedule during journey , pick up organisied smoothly and depart once a bus is filled up.

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Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Venture57685806485
Reviewed 6 days ago

The scenery is incredibly gorgeous. Walking through a rainforest and geo-thermal activity is the bomb. The hike is challenging, the downhill is rough on the quads. We loved the hike! Way too many people on the trail. Really takes away from the beauty and serenity....More

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Date of experience: December 2018
Thank jakenaper
Reviewed 1 week ago

Although they were about 18 minutes late for the pickup, better late than never, and the bus was comfortable (good seats, nicely ventilated) but the ride slow and steady to the starting point.On the way back the bus left promptly at 217pm when they were...More

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Date of experience: December 2018
Thank constantine_sg
Reviewed 1 week ago

Booking was easy and the bus arrives when it said it would. Picked us up right outside our lodge. All the information given on the day was great and helpful. Pick up at the end was organised chaos! Most people arrived at the carpark by...More

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Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Rampartsfarm
Reviewed 1 week ago

Firstly, Tongariro Expeditions were right on time with our pick-up. In fact as we stood on the side of the road waiting, two of their coaches went past and we initially thought we had been missed. However the 3rd one was ours. We boarded an...More

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Date of experience: December 2018
Thank mamioni
Reviewed 1 week ago

perfect course and scenery with nice people. just too crowded. next time should try northern circle.need more toilets

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Date of experience: December 2018
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siulansellers
10 July 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
26 October 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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