Walking

ActivitiesLand Activities

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 IslandNelson Region

Climbing for all levels

(Paynes Ford)

Paines Ford Scenic Reserve

Takaka

(Paynes Ford)

Paines Ford Scenic Reserve

Takaka

Time: 1 hour return

North IslandRotorua Region

Tarawera Falls

Time: 40 minutes return | Time: 1.4 km return

North IslandWellington Region

Matiu/Somes Island

Wellington Harbour

Matiu/Somes Island

Wellington Harbour

8 km return | 2-3 hours return

South IslandFiordland

3.5 km one-way | 50 minutes one-way

North IslandTairāwhiti Gisborne

Ngutuoha Nature Trail

Te Urewera National Park

Ngutuoha Nature Trail

Te Urewera National Park

2 km return | 1 hour return

South IslandSouthland

Primo

1.5 km return | 40 minutes return

North IslandRotorua Region

Stunning colours

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

North IslandNorthland

Time: 10 min round trip Distance: 400 m

North IslandWaikato

10 km return | 3 hours return

North IslandRotorua Region

Bubbling mud

Time: 2 min one way, Distance: 20 m

South IslandQueenstown Region

50 mins return

North IslandTaupo Region

Time: Depends on route taken

North IslandTaranaki

2 - 3 hours one way. 11kms one way.

South IslandNelson Region

Well formed track

Abel Tasman Coast Track

Abel Tasman National Park

Abel Tasman Coast Track

Abel Tasman National Park

Time: From 1 hour to 5 days, Total Track Distance: 52 km

North IslandNorthland

The lighthouse at Cape Reinga

600 m return | 20 minutes return

South IslandSouthland

Purakaunui Falls head on

1 km return | 20 minutes return

South IslandWest Coast

Oparara Basin

Oparara Arch Walk

Oparara Basin

Oparara Arch Walk

Oparara Basin

2 km return | 50 minutes return

North IslandWaikato

Ruakuri Cave

3.3 km one-way | 1 hour 15 minutes one-way

South IslandStewart Island

Rakiura track; Kaipipi Road

Rakiura Track

Stewart Island

Rakiura Track

Stewart Island

Time: 3 days, 36km round trip

South IslandMount Cook - MacKenzie

Tasman Glacier Lake...wow

Blue Lakes and Tasman Glacier Walks

Aoraki/Mount / Mt Cook National Park

Blue Lakes and Tasman Glacier Walks

Aoraki/Mount / Mt Cook National Park

40 minutes return | 2 km return