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.

12 items with the highest ranking score first

North IslandNorthland

The lighthouse at Cape Reinga

600 m return | 20 minutes return

North IslandNorthland

Piroa Falls Track

Waipu Gorge Scenic Reserve

Piroa Falls Track

Waipu Gorge Scenic Reserve

Time: 10 min Distance: 200 m

North IslandNorthland

The Four Sisters

Four Sisters Walk

Waipoua Forest

Four Sisters Walk

Waipoua Forest

350 m return | 10 minutes return

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South IslandNelson Region

Shear coastal cliffs - Cape Farewell

Cape Farewell Walk

Farewell Spit & Puponga Farm Park

Cape Farewell Walk

Farewell Spit & Puponga Farm Park

400 m return | 10 minutes return

South IslandNelson Region

North IslandNorthland

300 m return | 15 minutes return

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North IslandCoromandel

300 m return | 20 minutes return

North IslandTairāwhiti Gisborne

Hinau Walk

Lake Waikaremoana

Hinau Walk

Lake Waikaremoana

Time: 20 min one way

North IslandWaikato

Monument at the centre of the North Island

Centre of the North Island

Pureora Forest Park

Centre of the North Island

Pureora Forest Park

500 m return | 10 minutes 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 IslandFiordland

400 m return | 20 minutes return

North IslandCoromandel

View from the lookout

10 mins to a beauty of a beach

North IslandTairāwhiti Gisborne

Tawa Walk

Lake Waikaremoana

Tawa Walk

Lake Waikaremoana

1 km return | 30 minutes return