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Is the trek open on christmas day

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Is the trek open on christmas day

Is the tongariro alpine crossing open on christmas day? can we hike on that day? Are there any transport shuttles that operate on xmas day from taupo to the crossing

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1. Re: Is the trek open on christmas day

It is a self guided walk and the national parks are not closed on Christmas day. Great day to hike it I think. Will be less trampers than usual. And I think christmas cake, some bubbly, turkey roll and trimmings would be the perfect lunch at the red craters, or blue lake! You will need to check directly with transport operators. Google search or send email to info centre.

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2. Re: Is the trek open on christmas day

NZ National Parks never close, for the simple reason they don't have gates or ticket offices! Your only limitation will be transport. More likely to be transport from National Park than from Taupo.

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