Tongariro New Zealand Travel Blogs

Browse 16 travel blogs from Tongariro, New Zealand. Read Tongariro travel blogs, travel journals, and travelogues from fellow travelers.
#1 of 16 Tongariro travel blogs
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Nov 04, 2014 – Dec 06, 2014
My God, I thought it rained all night and although I expected the worse for this hiking day, by the time we actually woke up at…
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This blog was featured on Sunday December 28th, 2014
#2 of 16 Tongariro travel blogs
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Nov 04, 2014 – Dec 06, 2014
Sleeping in is truly a bliss and although we set our alarm clock early enough so that we still could snooze for a while, it rea…
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This blog was featured on Sunday December 28th, 2014
#3 of 16 Tongariro travel blogs
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Oct 22, 2014 – Nov 17, 2014
I wake up from the sound of the rain ticking on the roof. That is not a good sign. I still hope for a little miracle and that t…
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This blog was featured on Friday January 2nd, 2015
#4 of 16 Tongariro travel blogs
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Dec 09, 2013 – Jan 02, 2014
New Zealand is a country for hiking – or, as they call it, tramping. There are many one-day and many-day hikes to choose …
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This blog was featured on Sunday February 16th, 2014
#5 of 16 Tongariro travel blogs
The Real Mordor Experience: Hiking the Tongariro Alpine Crossing
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Apr 19, 2012
The first time I heard about the Tongariro Alpine Crossing was in a New Zealand guidebook. Prior to my first trip to the countr…
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#6 of 16 Tongariro travel blogs
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Dec 18, 2010 – Jan 08, 2011
Well 5:15am came quite early this morning! We were told to be ready 10 minutes before pick up time, so 5:30am. Four of us were …
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This blog was featured on Sunday January 2nd, 2011
#7 of 16 Tongariro travel blogs
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Oct 05, 2008 – Nov 22, 2008
5:45am. I'm having breakfast. Kim is sitting next to me eating a bowl of cornflakes. She's looking a bit amazed at me. "Ho…
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This blog was featured on Friday December 5th, 2008
#8 of 16 Tongariro travel blogs
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Oct 11, 2015 – Oct 19, 2016
It was a 5am start to get up and ready for the trek across Mordor for we had a two hour drive from Blue Duck Station to the Nat…
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This blog was featured on Saturday November 14th, 2015
#9 of 16 Tongariro travel blogs
A day in Paradise!
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Mar 26, 2011
The Tongariro National Park is huge which stretched to 19.4km, and the crossing goes between two of the three mountain peaks in…
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#10 of 16 Tongariro travel blogs
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Mar 28, 2013 – Apr 04, 2013
I woke up really early at 430 am, the bus driver was going to pick other hikers up around 530 at the hostel. There were a lot o…
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This blog was featured on Thursday March 27th, 2014
#11 of 16 Tongariro travel blogs
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Jan 16, 2007 – Aug 28, 2007
On our first night in Taupo I played five-a-side footy with some guys who had clubbed together to get a game from the people at…
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This blog was featured on Thursday March 29th, 2007
#12 of 16 Tongariro travel blogs
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Dec 16, 2007 – Jun 12, 2008
New Zealands best day-hike? well, it's the only one i've done, but it's absolutely amazing! highly recommended! 18 k's, a good…
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This blog was featured on Wednesday June 5th, 2013
#13 of 16 Tongariro travel blogs
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Aug 21, 2008 – Dec 03, 2009
It took far too long to get find the excuse to do this trip, but eventually after an invitation from my cousin in Palmerst…
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This blog was featured on Saturday January 15th, 2011
#14 of 16 Tongariro travel blogs
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Aug 01, 2013 – Sep 23, 2014
Aufgrund der guten Wettervorhersage und einem Anruf eines Bekannten ging es noch am Abend des Fluges auf in den Tongariro Natio…
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This blog was featured on Wednesday September 17th, 2014
#15 of 16 Tongariro travel blogs
Rain
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Nov 06, 2004 – Nov 28, 2004
I have to admit it, Erin last night was right. It is raining. Not that you are thinking to climb the volcano anyway, but really…
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