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Mount Ngauruhoe

Tongariro National Park, Turangi, New Zealand
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Tongariro National Park, Turangi, New Zealand
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Did not do the track but great scenery all around, even with the overcast day I visited. Its not everyday (for me) that you get to see such landscapes and beauty like that.

Thank Robert C
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Reviewed 27 June 2017 via mobile

Have ticked this one off but probably never again. Very long day and the climb was extremely steep and difficult. You need to be adequately prepared and be at a good fitness level. Be very aware of who is above and below you because of...More

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 6 June 2017

We got up pretty early and started around 7, it was well worth the effort. The views were stunning pretty much the whole trail. It was tough work, some areas were a bit icy and sometimes loose dirt. It was pretty easy to follow due...More

1  Thank Samstego
Reviewed 4 June 2017

Very pretty iconic for a Volcano, I would suggest taking a flight to see its beauty. If tramping be prepared for anything it is a very hard walk but the views are stunning.

1  Thank 792Carol_H
Reviewed 15 May 2017

It's a hard a long walk to the top but the view up there is stunning. There is no marked trail and sometimes you just can't walk on this rocky sandy soil without falling. Some solids rock you can grab help you to climb, yes...More

Thank Chobiwan911
Reviewed 21 April 2017

Pack plenty of water and dry/warm clothes. Conditions change quickly. Plenty of people around enjoying what you are wanting to do.

Thank msnnkr
Reviewed 11 April 2017

This is the iconic volcano, of the three local volcanoes this is the one that looks like the dream volcano. Most of the year she has a snow cap, in winter descending nearly all the way down to the base. Not as majestic as Ruapeu,...More

Thank andrewrobarts
Reviewed 9 April 2017

Went past Mount Ngauruhoe as part of the Tongariro Crossing. Incredible site but a very tough walk unless you are reasonably fit. This is not a stroll in the park!

Thank Pat M
Reviewed 8 April 2017

In a minority who have not seen LOTR... but Mt Doom spectacular! Do use one of the excellent shuttle services.

1  Thank Curlytoptwin
Reviewed 23 March 2017

There are a number of ways to explore the majestic Mount Ngauruhoe volcano: the incredible Tongariro Alpine Crossing or by taking one of the many charter flights over the volcanoes of Tongariro National Park. We opted to do the hike. The trail is very popular...More

Thank Greg B
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