Tongariro Alpine Crossing in Winter

Tongariro Alpine Crossing in Winter

It is possible to trek the Alpine Crossing in winter as long as you are experienced in hiking with crampons and ice axe and in alpine terrain. Otherwise it’s advisable to take a fully guided trek with experienced guides. The terrain takes on a completely...
Day Trip to Lake Taupo

Day Trip to Lake Taupo

Take a day trip to the biggest lake in Australasia. Lake Taupo is actually an immense volcanic caldera and is one of the world’s most formidable and active super-volcanoes. Lake Taupo is world renowned for its trout fishing with an abundance of brown and rainbow...
Tongariro National Trout Centre

Tongariro National Trout Centre

Take a tour of the Trout Centre and Genesis Energy Freshwater Aquarium on the Tongariro River. Discover the world of freshwater Trout and learn about the freshwater habitat of Trout. At the centre you will find a tourist and educational facility offering the following...

Where to Wind Down at Skotel Alpine Resort

After an exciting day hiking, biking, skiing or sight-seeing guests at Skotel Alpine Resort can enjoy a number of wind down activities. These include a refreshing sauna, a relaxing spa, or unwinding over a drink or a meal at the Skotel Restaurant and Bar. Post your...