General

3 days tour to Mt. Ruapehu Skiing Centre and Taupo. The best place for skiing and snowboarding in the North Island, Mt. Ruapehu is a magical place for heaps of fun and relaxing time. Taupo is one of NZ’s top destinations because gathers adventure, nature and culture all together!.

FRIDAY

3 pm. Departure from meeting point downtown Auckland.  Please don’t be late!  Being late means other people have to wait for you and we will arrive later for our accommodation.  On the way, we’ll stop for dinner and the supermarket.

Check in at our accommodation at National Park. Prepare for tomorrow’s great skiing/snowboarding.

SATURDAY

Morning:

Early breakfast. Departure for Whakapapa or Turoa Skifield (depending on the weather forecast).  Be ready for departure.  We’ll bring you from your accommodation to the mountain.  Don’t forget your gear, lunch and a drink!  Your tour guide will help you with your rental gear and ski pass.

Afternoon:

Pickup from the main entrance.  Please be on time!  Relax and recover from a day in the snow.  Enjoy the hot spa at our accommodation and join in for dinner with your friends.  Cook together, find a takeaway or visit a local restaurant.

SUNDAY

Early breakfast. Checkout and departure.  We have an alternative programme for people who only want to spend the day on the ski fields.  We’ll visit different places and do different activities.  This programme will be presented by your driver/tour guide.

Pickup from main entrance point.  Please be on time!  We’ll return the rental gear and then depart for Taupo.  We’ll return to Auckland around 8.00pm and we’ll drop you at the Sky Tower or Britomart Station.

Price Includes:

    • Transport
    • Guides (fully guided tours)
    • 02-night Accommodation
    • Breakfast

Under Age Policy:

Please Note that if you are under age (under 18 years old), you need to send us an authorisation form to bookings@manatoursnz.com signed by your parents/guardian. To download the authorisation form click here

Available departures

Unfortunately, no places are available on this tour at the moment