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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South IslandWest Coast

Couldn't really get much bluer....!

650 m one-way | 15 minutes one-way

North IslandWairarapa

Deliverance Cove Track

Castlepoint Scenic Reserve

Deliverance Cove Track

Castlepoint Scenic Reserve

4 km return | 1 hour 30 minutes return

South IslandMount Cook - MacKenzie

The scenery will take your breath away

Sealy Tarns Track

Mount / Mt Cook National Park

Sealy Tarns Track

Mount / Mt Cook National Park

4 km return | 3 hours return

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South IslandSouthland

Whisky Creek Track

Croydon Bush Scenic Reserve

Whisky Creek Track

Croydon Bush Scenic Reserve

Time: 2 hours (loop track) plus a 30-45 minutes side track

South IslandFiordland

What a View

7 km return | 4-6 hours return

North IslandNorthland

Time: 10 min round trip Distance: 400 m

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South IslandMarlborough

Cape Campbell from the air

400 m return | 5 minutes + return

South IslandMarlborough

Pelorus River along the Totara Walk

Totara Walk

Pelorus Bridge Scenic Reserve

Totara Walk

Pelorus Bridge Scenic Reserve

800 m return | 30 minutes return

South IslandWest Coast

Perfect reflections

Mirror Tarn walk

Oparara Basin

Mirror Tarn walk

Oparara Basin

Time: 30 min

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South IslandQueenstown Region

South IslandQueenstown Region

Tiki Trail

Queenstown

Tiki Trail

Queenstown

Gondola Base Building - 1 hour return

South IslandWest Coast

Tatare Tunnels Walk

Westland Tai Poutini National Park

Tatare Tunnels Walk

Westland Tai Poutini National Park

3.6 km return | 1 hour 30 minutes return

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North IslandNorthland

Busby Head from the track to Smugglers Bay

Busby Head Track

Bream Head Scenic Reserve - Whangarei Heads

Busby Head Track

Bream Head Scenic Reserve - Whangarei Heads

Time: 1 hr Distance: 3 km

South IslandWest Coast

Time: 4 hours one way

South IslandMount Cook - MacKenzie

Kettlehole Track

Lake Pukaki Terminal Moraine Conservation Area

Kettlehole Track

Lake Pukaki Terminal Moraine Conservation Area

Time: 1 hr return loop / Distance: 4 km

South IslandNelson Region

Time: 3-4 hr

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AndreaT

Germany

If going by campervan, don't underestimate the distances, eat at The Beach House in Riverton, do the Rob Valley track, have windshield insurance, expect changing weather.

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South IslandCanterbury

Hanmer Forest

Forest Journey walk

Hanmer Forest

Forest Journey walk

Hanmer Forest

Time: 1 hr 30 min return

South IslandFiordland

Morning reflections of Mitre Peak

Milford Sound Foreshore Walk

Fiordland National Park

Milford Sound Foreshore Walk

Fiordland National Park

400 m return | 20 minutes return

South IslandQueenstown Region

View from the walk

Time: 45 min

North IslandCoromandel

Wainora Kauri track

Kauaeranga Valley

Wainora Kauri track

Kauaeranga Valley

Time: 2-3 hr return