Walking

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Walking and Trekking

Walking and trekking the tracks throughout New Zealand is top of the to-do list for many travellers to New Zealand. From gentle, scenic short walks to multi-day adventures, experience Aotearoa on foot and immerse yourself in the bush, beach and wilderness you came to see.

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North IslandWaikato

Ruakuri Cave

3.3 km one-way | 1 hour 15 minutes one-way

South IslandNelson Region

Wharariki Beach and Puponga Farm Park in behind.

Wharariki Beach Walk

Archway Islands

Wharariki Beach Walk

Archway Islands

2 km return | 40 minutes return

North IslandWaikato

10 km return | 3 hours return

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South IslandSouthland

Purakaunui Falls head on

1 km return | 20 minutes return

South IslandCoastal Otago

Stunner!

2 km return | 1 hour return

South IslandMount Cook - MacKenzie

Tasman Glacier Lake...wow

Blue Lakes and Tasman Glacier Walks

Aoraki/Mount / Mt Cook National Park

Blue Lakes and Tasman Glacier Walks

Aoraki/Mount / Mt Cook National Park

40 minutes return | 2 km return

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South IslandStewart Island

Rakiura track; Kaipipi Road

Rakiura Track

Stewart Island

Rakiura Track

Stewart Island

Time: 3 days, 36km round trip

North IslandWaikato

Omaru Falls

Time: 1 hr return

South IslandCanterbury

Bealey Valley Walk

Arthur's Pass

Bealey Valley Walk

Arthur's Pass

2.4 km return | 50 minutes return (to river)

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North IslandWaikato

Natural bridge

700 m return | 20 minutes return

North IslandNorthland

One tree to rule them all.....

Tane Mahuta Walk

Waipoua Forest

Tane Mahuta Walk

Waipoua Forest

325 m return | 10 minutes return

North IslandNorthland

The lighthouse at Cape Reinga

600 m return | 20 minutes return

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South IslandWest Coast

Limestone Cliffs on Trumans Track

1.4 km return | 30 minutes return

North IslandRotorua Region

Tarawera Falls

Time: 40 minutes return | Time: 1.4 km return

South IslandCoastal Otago

One of  Dunedin's most remote beaches

5 km return | 1 hour 30 minutes return

South IslandMount Cook - MacKenzie

Hooker valley, beautiful

Hooker Valley Track

Aoraki/Mount / Mt Cook Village

Hooker Valley Track

Aoraki/Mount / Mt Cook Village

10 km return | 3 hours return

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Nicola

Germany

Te Anau-Milford Hwy: We spend a couple of days on the road. Did little walks and camped at Lake Gunn DOC campsite. We recommend the Summit Walk incl.the Nature Track at the top.

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South IslandWest Coast

1 hr return

North IslandWellington Region

Matiu/Somes Island

Wellington Harbour

Matiu/Somes Island

Wellington Harbour

8 km return | 2-3 hours return

South IslandSouthland

Primo

1.5 km return | 40 minutes return

North IslandOut East

Quite a climb, the Lighthouse in the distance

1.2 km return | 1 hour return