New Zealand, Whakapapa
Whakapapa village is located at the base of the access road to Mount Ruapehu, it offers less expensive accommodation including camp sites and is a great base to New Zealands largest ski area. Mt Ruapehu has two ski areas, Whakapapa and Turoa.
Mt Ruapehu is the largest active volcano in New Zealand and one of the world’s most active Volcanoes.
In Winter your main activities are skiing an snowboarding at Whakapapa and Turoa but you can try river rafting, fly fishing, flying fox and even a volcanic adventure.
|Visa requirements||None on an Australian Passport|
|Languages spoken||English, Maori|
|Currency used||New Zealand Dollar (USD)|
|Ski Area Size||Whakapapa |
|Highest Point||Whakapapa |
|Vertical Drop||Whakapapa |
|Longest Run||Whakapapa |
|Nearest Airport||Taupo, New Zealand|