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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North IslandCoromandel

Broken Hills Battery Walk

Broken Hills Recreation Area

Broken Hills Battery Walk

Broken Hills Recreation Area

550 m return | 20 minutes return

North IslandRuapehu

Tawhai Falls, full frontal

Tawhai Falls walk

Whakapapa Village

Tawhai Falls walk

Whakapapa Village

800 m return | 15 minutes return

North IslandTairāwhiti Gisborne

Looking down Makarori beach to headland & hill walk

Time: 30 mins return

North IslandNorthland

300 m return | 15 minutes return

South IslandSouthland

Nugget Point / Tokata

Roaring Bay Penguin Hide and Walk

Nugget Point / Tokata

Roaring Bay Penguin Hide and Walk

500 m return | 20 minutes return

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South IslandCanterbury

Time: 20 min return

South IslandWest Coast

Rakaitane Track

Lake Brunner

Rakaitane Track

Lake Brunner

Time: 30 mins Distance: 1.2km return

South IslandWest Coast

1 km return | 20 minutes return

North IslandManawatu - Wanganui

1 km return | 30 minutes return

North IslandWaikato

Totara Walk

Pureora Forest Park

Totara Walk

Pureora Forest Park

960 metres return | 30 minutes return

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South IslandSouthland

Time: 15 minutes return

South IslandWest Coast

Boardwalks over the swamp forest

800 m return | 20 minutes return

South IslandFiordland

Walker crossing the Hollyford River

720 m return | 20 minutes return

South IslandMarlborough

Cullen Point Lookout Track

Queen Charlotte Drive

Cullen Point Lookout Track

Queen Charlotte Drive

400 m return | 10 minutes return

North IslandCoromandel

1.5 km return | 30 minutes return

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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 IslandWest Coast

Bellbird Walk

Lake Mahinapua Scenic Reserve

Bellbird Walk

Lake Mahinapua Scenic Reserve

600 m return | 10 minutes return

North IslandAuckland Region

We have lift-off - Muriwai Gannet Colony

Takapu Refuge Walk

Muriwai Gannet Colony

Takapu Refuge Walk

Muriwai Gannet Colony

approx 1.5 km return | 30 minutes return

South IslandQueenstown Region

Old lime kilns

1 km return | 20 minutes return

North IslandWaikato

Waireinga

1.6 km return | 10-30 minutes return

South IslandFiordland

Water flowing down the Chasm

The Chasm

Milford Road - Fiordland National Park

The Chasm

Milford Road - Fiordland National Park

400 m return | 20 minutes return