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

Abandoned mining buidlings

Waiuta Town Walk

Victoria Forest Park

Waiuta Town Walk

Victoria Forest Park

2 km return | 1 hour 30 minutes return

South IslandWanaka Region

Views from Mou Waho

2.6 km return | 1 hour 15 minutes return

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South IslandQueenstown Region

Lake Wakatipu from the Bridle Track

4 - 8 km return | 1 -2 hours return

South IslandWanaka Region

3.5 km one-way | 1 hour 30 minutes one-way

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North IslandTaupo Region

Fern gardens

4 km return | 1 hours 15 minutes return

South IslandCentral Otago

Ruins of miners cottage

3.5 km return | 1 hour 30 minutes return

North IslandBay of Plenty

Orokawa Bay

Orokawa Bay Walk

Orokawa Scenic Reserve

Orokawa Bay Walk

Orokawa Scenic Reserve

approx 4 km return | 1½ hours return

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North IslandAuckland Region

approx 9 km return | 3 hours return

South IslandWest Coast

Time: 1 hr 30 min

North IslandRotorua Region

5 km one-way | 2 hours one-way

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North IslandAuckland Region

South IslandNelson Region

Pitt Head Loop Track

Abel Tasman Coast Track

Pitt Head Loop Track

Abel Tasman Coast Track

3.4 km return | 1 hour 15 minutes return

North IslandBay of Plenty

Aongatete Short Loop Walk

Kaimai Mamaku Forest Park

Aongatete Short Loop Walk

Kaimai Mamaku Forest Park

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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

Big Rock Short Walk

Orton Bradley Park

Big Rock Short Walk

Orton Bradley Park

North IslandAuckland Region

approx 4 km return | 1 hour 30 minutes return

North IslandWaikato

Large boled kauri

Kauri Loop Track

Hakarimata Scenic Reserve, Ngaruawahia

Kauri Loop Track

Hakarimata Scenic Reserve, Ngaruawahia

3 km return | 2 hours return (generous)