This national park
offers 3 treks for a discovery of Tongariro's volcanic area and of the famous
volcano Ruapehu : first leads in 2 hours only to lakes Tama ; second is the world
famous "Tongariro crossing", in 5/6 hours ; third is the visit of Ruapehu
from skying station at his foot.
crossing and Ngauruhoe
and "Red crater"
"Emerald lakes", back
the Red crater ; picture : Patrick Barois.