Hilton Lake Taupo & Tongariro Crossing

Luxury stay & best 1-day walk in NZ*!

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2 nights from $729 per person twin share*

Sales from 11 August 2020 to 31 March 2021

Enjoy views over Lake Taupo and the surrounding volcanic scenery from Hilton Lake Taupo, a resort-style heritage hotel. This 19th-century building combines Victorian charm with modern styling, just 10 minutes from Taupo town centre. Boasting a spa tub, sauna and heated swimming pool, there is plenty to enjoy. The 19km Tongariro Crossing is considered New Zealand’s best one-day walk. With changeable weather and conditions, this guided tour by professionals is the best way to trek the crossing. The track leads up to the saddle between Mt Ngauruhoe and Mt Tongariro with landscape peppered with different coloured and shaped craters, mountain springs and brightly coloured emerald lakes.

Please note airfares are NOT included. These are an additional cost. Contact one of our consultants who can assist with giving you the best available airfare.


  • 2 nights in a Guest Room at Hilton Taupo
    ◦ Including breakfast for 2 daily
  • Guided Premium 1-day Tongariro Crossing with Adrift Tongariro* (12 hours)
    ◦ Includes hotel pickup/dropoff
    ◦ Guide/s; transport between the Adrift Tongariro base and the activity; lunch*

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Terms and Conditions: *Terms & conditions apply. Advertised price is valid for a 2 night stay between 01 August to 22 December 2020 (Blackout 13-14 November). Surcharged rates apply for alternative dates up until 31 March 2021, contact us for a specific costing. Valid for sales until 31 March 2021, unless withdrawn or sold out earlier. Prices are per person in New Zealand dollars for payment by cash, cheque or eftpos only. Airfares & other land arrangements are additional. Offers include all applicable discounts. All components are subject to change, withdrawal or variation without notice. Tongariro Crossing Guided Tour: A reasonably good level of fitness is required. The trek can take approx 7-8 hours. Children under 12 years are not permitted. Adrift Tongariro do not guarantee reaching the Ketatahi end. Safety regarding, weather, avalanche, ice and hypothermia are taken into consideration when securing the exact route for the day. Appropriate gear should be taken (list given at time of booking), however gear is available for hire if necessary. Pick up time from your hotel is at 5.20am (6.20am Oct-Apr) and drop off is at 6.30pm. Vegetarian lunch option is available on request at time of booking. General Conditions: Prices are correct as at 25 August 2020, subject to availability, currency fluctuation & may be amended or withdrawn at any time without notice. Amendment & cancellation fees apply. Blackout date & seasonal surcharges may apply depending on date of travel & over peak holiday periods. Travel Agent professional service fees may apply. We welcome all major credit cards however a credit card processing fee will apply. Whilst every care is taken to accurately present the information & pricing we reserve the right to correct any errors or omissions. Further terms & conditions apply. Contact us for further details. Ref 293157