Save up to $603 by booking Flight + Hotel.
Search 590,000 properties and 550 airlines worldwide.
Search over a million flights, hotels, packages, and more
Expedia has flight and hotel deals that will save you some cash. There is nothing easier than pairing your lodging and flight purchases for additional savings. Use the extra cash while you are in Whakapapa.
You'll find that $603 can be saved when you arrange your deal through us.
With our worldwide database of around 400 partner airlines and 321,000 hotels, how can you ever go wrong?
Your Whakapapa excursion will feel much sweeter with Expedia's competitive prices.
If you have to change your family's travel plans we will surely honor your cancellation request with no added fees, on nearly all reservations.
Approximately 80 miles to the northeast of Whakapapa is where you'll find the city of Rotorua.
Among the best local beaches are South Beach and Castlecliff Beach. The first is 60 miles to the southwest and the second is 60 miles to the southwest.
If you enjoy the great outdoors, check out at least one of this region's nature areas. Tokaanu Thermal Pools is 20 miles away from Whakapapa, while Turangi i-SITE Visitor Centre lies 20 miles away.
Don't miss the chance to visit Mt Ruapehu. Also think about Mt Ngauruhoe.
Head over to Ruapehu - Tongariro, 3 miles out of Whakapapa. It's home to Mount Ngauruhoe and Tongariro National Park. Rangataua is another option worth considering. It's about 15 miles away, and is home to Mountain Bike Station and Big Carrot.
You should see Piriaka. It's approximately 20 miles northwest of Whakapapa and it contains some fantastic visitor attractions, including Whakapapa and Whanganui River Confluence, Epic Cycle Adventures and Hakiaha Street. Raurimu Spiral and Taumarunui Domain are other options that ought to be on every visitor's agenda.
A fantastic way to enjoy this region's outdoor areas is to go mountain biking or mountain climbing.
Breathe in the fresh air and let your worries drift away as you discover the Manawatu - Wanganui area's more peaceful pastimes, such as cycling or bird watching.
If you want an exciting break from touring around, why don't you get your feet wet and try the watersport activities in the area? Wind surfing and stand-up paddle boarding are two fun options.
Many people like to see some local culture while they're here. Sound appealing? You'll discover a mix of art museums, history museums, art galleries and theaters in the region.
Is it finally time to say goodbye to the stunning Manawatu - Wanganui region? We know it'll be hard, but at least you can take comfort in the knowledge that the memories you made here will stay in your heart and mind forever.
Don't worry about catching your flight. Just remember that the closest airport is 45 miles to the northeast.
Our Whakapapa hotels page currently features just a handful of available lodgings, so be sure to check it out now for up-to-date listings and deals.
Located in Whakapapa, this golf hotel is 0.1 mi (0.2 km) from Tongariro National Park Whakapapa Visitor Centre and within 6 mi (10 km) of Whakapapa Ski Area and Centennial Chair. Rockgarden Chair and Iwikau Village are also within 6 mi (10 km).
Located near the slopes, this Whakapapa hotel is in the mountains, 0.2 mi (0.3 km) from Tongariro National Park Whakapapa Visitor Centre and close to winter activities such as cross-country skiing and skiing lessons. Whakapapa Ski Area and Iwikau Village are also within 6 mi (10 km).
Conveniently located near the ski slopes, this National Park Village hotel is within 16 mi (25 km) of Tongariro National Park Whakapapa Visitor Centre, Whakapapa Ski Area, and Iwikau Village. Mangatepopo Trail Head is 12 mi (19.3 km) away.
Located near the slopes, this National Park Village bed & breakfast is in the mountains and within 16 mi (25 km) of Tongariro National Park Whakapapa Visitor Centre, Whakapapa Ski Area, and Iwikau Village. Mangatepopo Trail Head is 12.2 mi (19.6 km) away.
Situated on the riverwalk, this spa motel is 8.5 mi (13.7 km) from Turangi i-SITE Visitor Centre and within 32 mi (52 km) of Tokaanu Thermal Pools and Tree Trunk Gorge. Tongariro Alpine Crossing and Taupo Hot Springs are also within 32 mi (52 km).
Situated in National Park Village, this lodge is in the same region as Tongariro National Park Whakapapa Visitor Centre, Taranaki Falls, and Whakapapa Ski Area. Regional attractions also include Iwikau Village and Centennial Chair.
Located near the slopes, this Ohakune motel is in the city center, 2 mi (3.2 km) from Ohakune Old Coach Road, and within 12 mi (20 km) of Turoa Ski Area and Raetihi Show Ground. Ratana Church is 7.3 mi (11.8 km) away.
Located near the slopes, this Ohakune hotel is in the mountains, within 12 mi (20 km) of Ohakune Old Coach Road and Turoa Ski Area, and close to winter sports such as skiing lessons and sledding.