Category: Great Walks

New Zealand’s most popular tramping/trekking tracks and a river journey are collectively known as the Great Walks. This guide has been compiled by the New Zealand Information Network to introduce you to these crown jewels of our tramping track network. The nine New Zealand Great Walks were selected because of their popularity with both visitors and local trampers, and for their outstanding scenery.

Whanganui Journey

Journey through a timeless wilderness on New Zealand's longest navigable river and marvel at one of our greatest scenic wonders.

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Tongariro Northern Circuit

Enter into the heart of a vast moonscape of tortured rock that makes up Tongariro, one of the world’s first…

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Routeburn Track

Experience New Zealand's second most famous walk, which straddles the rugged spine of Fiordland's Humboldt Mountains, and enjoy scenery even…

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Rakiura Track

Enter an unspoilt wilderness on Stewart Island, ‘The Land of the Glowing Skies’ and see for yourself its spectacular sunrises…

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Milford Track

Come and join us on ‘The Finest Walk in the World’ - New Zealand’s most famous Great Walk, which every…

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Lake Waikaremoana

Visit the most beautiful lake in the North Island and see it sparkle like a gemstone amidst the mystical forests…

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Kepler Track

Stroll on into Te Anau, ‘The Walking Capital of New Zealand’, and set out on our best-planned Great Walk, which…

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Heaphy Track

Enter a West Coast ecological wonderland called Kahurangi National Park by following one of New Zealand's best-loved tracks.

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Abel Tasman Coast Track

Enjoy New Zealand's easiest, safest, sunniest and most popular Great Walk, which has all the features of a glossy travel…

5 years ago

Great Walks

New Zealand’s most popular tramping/trekking tracks and a river journey are collectively known as the Great Walks. This guide has…

5 years ago