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.

13 items with the highest ranking score first

North IslandNorthland

Duke's Nose commands fine views of Whangaroa Harbour

(Kairara Rocks)

Duke's Nose Track

(Kairara Rocks)

Duke's Nose Track

500 m one-way | 45 minutes one-way

South IslandCoastal Otago

Moeraki Boulders

Penguin + Seal Viewing. Time: From 20 mins to 1 hour

South IslandWest Coast

Lone Surfer loving life at Tauranga Bay

Time: 20 min

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North IslandWaikato

Primo!

Marokopa Falls

Waitomo area

Marokopa Falls

Waitomo area

840 m return | 20 minutes return

North IslandWaikato

Limestone arches

1 km return | 45 minutes return

North IslandRotorua Region

Stunning colours

Time: 40 min return, $18 cost to walk the track

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North IslandNorthland

Father of the Forest - Matua Ngahere

Te Matua Ngahere Walk

Waipoua Forest

Te Matua Ngahere Walk

Waipoua Forest

1.5 km return | 40 minutes return

North IslandTairāwhiti Gisborne

approx 1 km return | 40 minutes return + time in cave

South IslandSouthland

Matai falls

1 km return | 30 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 IslandWest Coast

Time: 30 min round trip

South IslandWest Coast

Crossing the river at Kohaihai

Nikau Walk

Kahurangi National Park

Nikau Walk

Kahurangi National Park

985 m return | 50 minutes return

North IslandAuckland Region

approx 600 m return | 30 minutes return

North IslandCoromandel

800 m return | 40 minutes return