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 IslandSouthland

1 km return | 20 minutes return

South IslandWest Coast

Dune Lake Walk

Ship Creek

Dune Lake Walk

Ship Creek

1 km return | 30 minutes return

South IslandMount Cook - MacKenzie

Hermitage - Walk starts behind it

Glencoe Walk

Aoraki/Mount / Mt Cook Village

Glencoe Walk

Aoraki/Mount / Mt Cook Village

Time: 30 min return

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South IslandWest Coast

Perfect reflections

Mirror Tarn walk

Oparara Basin

Mirror Tarn walk

Oparara Basin

Time: 30 min

North IslandRotorua Region

Tarawera Falls

Time: 40 minutes return | Time: 1.4 km return

South IslandWest Coast

Pancakes anyone

1.1 km return | 20 minutes return

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South IslandMarlborough

Boat sailing through the treacherous pass

approx 1 km return |15 minutes return

South IslandNelson Region

Split Apple Action

Time: 15 min each way

North IslandCoromandel

1.5 km return | 30 minutes return

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South IslandWest Coast

Rakaitane Track

Lake Brunner

Rakaitane Track

Lake Brunner

Time: 30 mins Distance: 1.2km return

South IslandSouthland

Time: 15 minutes return

South IslandWest Coast

Tailrace Walk

Nelson Creek

Tailrace Walk

Nelson Creek

900 metres return | 20 minutes return

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South IslandNelson Region

Kaihoka Lakes walk

Kaihoka Lakes Scenic Reserve

Kaihoka Lakes walk

Kaihoka Lakes Scenic Reserve

Time: 10 min, Distance: 1.3 km

North IslandWaikato

1.6 km return | 10-30 minutes return

North IslandNorthland

Time: 30 min return | Distance: 1.5 km loop

North IslandCoromandel

approx 1.5 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 IslandQueenstown Region

1.5 km return | 30 minutes return

North IslandNorthland

1.5 km return | 30 minutes return

South IslandCanterbury

1.4 km return and then as long as you like | 20 minutes return and then as long as you like

South IslandSouthland

Time: 10 minutes return