2 nights at the The Park Hotel Ruapehu in a Standard Queen or Twin Room (max 2 people)
+ One day guided Tongariro Alpine Crossing with Adrift Guided Outdoor Adventures for 2 people including complimentary pick-up and drop-off at The Park Hotel
+ Daily continental breakfasts for 2 people
+ 2 x packed lunches to take on your guided trip
+ FREE WiFi - 500MB per guest per day
+ FREE use of the outdoor hot tubs at The Park Hotel
From $652.00 for 2 people (that's only $326.00 per night!)
*Available June - October (subject to snow conditions)
*Minimum 2 night stays.
*A la carte dinner menu option available at additional cost at The Park Hotel, Ruapehu
Guided Tongariro Alpine Crossing with Adrift Guided Outdoor Adventures
Often described as NZ's greatest day walk, the Tongariro Alpine Crossing is a journey across a remarkable volcanic landscape.The Crossing over winter has all that summer offers plus one key ingredient that summer doesn't, SNOW! Adrift has experienced and personable guides who will provide you with a safe, enjoyable and memorable adventure of the Tongariro area.
Fitness Level: No alpine experience is required, but a moderate level of fitness is required. Our walking pace is about 3kms per hour which is easily achievable for just about everyone. We start walking at approximately 8:30am and finish at approximately 4:30pm with a number of stops including a half hour stop to fit crampons and instruct in their correct use and a 15 minute stop for lunch.
What to bring: Water 1.5-2 litres per person, sunscreen, personal medications, plasters in case of blisters. Also bring the following (Adrift will supply any items you don’t have): Sturdy hiking/tramping boots, warm socks, thermal leggings, waterproof over trousers, 3 warm top layers (i.e thermal fleece, soft shell, wool, polypro etc) waterproof raincoat, warm hat and gloves, sunglasses and day pack.