Tongariro National Park Vacations
Wellington, the national capital, is located roughly 150 miles (241 kilometers) south of Tongariro National Park, while Lake Taupo is 40 miles (64 kilometers) to the northeast.
It's no surprise Tongariro National Park is a perennial favourite with travelers from all over the world; the region is criss-crossed with captivating sights and attractions. For more places to explore, try the Ohakune Old Coach Road and Whanganui National Park in and around Ohakune, which you'll find 15 miles (24 kilometers) to the northeast of Tongariro National Park.
Wanganui, is another good spot to discover. It is about 55 miles (89 kilometers) from Tongariro National Park and offers a wide range of things to see and do, like Whanganui Riverboat Centre and Museum, Bushy Park Homestead & Forest and Whanganui Museum. Castlecliff Beach, Watt Fountain and Moutoa Gardens are also worth investigating while you are in Wanganui.
For a window into the local culture, head to Manawatu - Wanganui's history museums, art galleries and art museums.
When the sun is shining, take the time to explore Manawatu - Wanganui's beautiful waterways. Stand-up paddle boarding and wind surfing are both popular ways to exercise here. A great way to discover the wild landscapes around Tongariro National Park is to sign up for a mountain climbing or hiking tour.
Always remember, travel adventures are one of the few things you can buy that makes you richer. Your time in this city will reward you with memories you'll treasure forever.