Shuttle Services Update - Taupo, Mt Ruapehu, Tongariro Alpine Crossing, Northern Circuit

Adventure HQ are Taupo’s most experienced operator bringing a wealth of knowledge and experience to enhance your day!
See below recent updates on our shuttle services, useful tips, links and must-knows before you go the Mt Ruapehu, Tama Lakes, Tongariro Alpine Crossing or Northern Circuit.

 
 

UPDATE - MT RUAPEHU snow SHUTTLE incl tama lakes/Sky Waka Gondola

We will be operating our snow shuttle to Whakapapa Ski Area tomorrow! If you are planning on hiking Tama Lakes - please check track conditions first (Dept of Conservation Whakapapa can help) as there has been significant snowfalls in the mountains. Please ensure you check weather forecast before making your booking. Contact us directly for any other information you may need

UPDATE - SKY WAKA GONDOLA SHUTTLE

See above info. Shuttle price does NOT include gondola passes or any food purchases. Contact us directly for any other information you may need

 

UPDATE - TAUPO SCENIC EXPLORER

We operate on demand with a minimum of 2 people required. Please contact us direct for more information.

 

UPDATE - Tongariro crossing & Northern Circuit

Our daily shuttle services to the Tongariro Crossing & Northern Circuit have now finished until next summer. But in case you need a shuttle - you can enquire here.

 
 
 
Orakei Korako - photo provided by Destination Great Lake Taupo

Orakei Korako - photo provided by Destination Great Lake Taupo

USEFUL LINKS for TAUPO EXPLORER

Taupo weather forecast - 5-day forecast

What’s on in Taupo - official website

Book Taupo Explorer Shuttle and get to visit Aratiatia Dam, Orakei Korako, Huka Falls, walk back to town and stop in at the newly developed FREE Otumuheke Stream for a hot soak!

 
 

Book with adventure HQ
and Get Premium service for affordable price

  • Door to door pick-up / drop-off

  • Clothing, Boots, Trekking poles if needed*

  • Water, sunscreen

  • Safety in smaller groups - great for solo traveler’s and couples

  • Taupo’s most experienced operator

Contact us for more info

Check out our FAQ page

Read our T&C’s

*Hiking Gear can be provided for free when booking return shuttle services from Taupo or Turangi. Matter of availability.

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AS A DOC CONCESSIONAIRE WE TAKE OUR RESPONSIBILITIES AND YOUR SAFETY SERIOUSLY

We have over 30 years of working and enjoying our mountains as guides, ski patrollers and as part of alpine rescue. Safety is our priority. Therefore, when booking with us, you will get useful insights and tips on how to get the most of your adventure!

 

Don’t depend on the weather!

“We know how unpredictable the weather can be at this time of year, so if for any reason the mountain is closed, or you can’t do the activity you had planned, we can also help you find alternative options.”
– Deb Atkinson, owner of Adventure HQ

Explore All Winter Attraction around Taupo and Tongariro

WATCH THE VIDEO SHOT BY ADVENTURE HQ ON WHAKAPAPA SKI FIELD

Tongariro crossing video - explore more

NORTHERN CIRCUIT video - explore more

 

LOOKING FOR A GROUP BOOKING?

Talk to us about a private or group shuttle for your adventure around the Central Plateau.

We can offer you our experience and advice on all things big and small in our stunning region.

info@adventurehq.co.nz

0800 AHQ 800 (0800 247 800)

+64 27 226 5440

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