The central North Island offers a unique scenery, where rivers, rainforests and mountains meet. Where ever you turn, you are guaranteed to find something that makes your explorer heart skip a beat!
Explore the heart of New Zealand and venture places you have never been but longed to see. The Bridget to Nowhere, Mangawhero Falls, Mt Ruapehu in the sun, even the Wairoa Army Museum are all within a short distance of your accommodation base at Ohakune TOP 10.
We have put together a sample itinerary especially for you!
Our Holiday Park is the perfect base to start many adventures ranging from walks through the rainforest in the Tongariro National Park to an easy bike ride along one of many historical tracks.
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Discover: Mangawhero Waterfall
The day you arrive you might want to take some time to get settled in but still see something breathtaking. Only 15 minute’s drive from your accommodation, this walk is suited for any fitness level. A 5-10 minute return walk, spectacular views of a 25 meter waterfall and Mount Ruapehu. You will leave this craving more of our beautiful backyard and adventures.
Explore: Ohakune Old Coach Road – Day Trip (Walk / Bike)
This historic cobblestone road day trip is a must-do while wandering the Central North Island. On the 5 hour walk - including breaks - from Horopito to Ohakune (downhill leg), you will discover New Zealand icons such as Rimu trees, native falcons and the Kiwi Rail Overlander. The trail is equipped with information panels about the history of the road and the railway construction. Our reception staff can assist you with transport arrangements.
Taste: The Cyprus Tree Ohakune
After a long day exploring a delicious dinner will be just what the Doctor ordered. The Cypress Tree Restaurant is hugely popular with locals and travellers and is an easy wander from the Holiday Park. Ohakune Top 10 guests are very welcome at Cyprus Tree please talk to us about bookings and to receive exclusive guest benefits.
Discover: National Army Museum Waiouru
An easy 20min drive from Ohakune is New Zealand’s National Army Museum where you can learn and discover the heart of our military history. The average museum visit is 1 – 1.5 hours and the museum is open every day 9am – 4:30pm. A perfect morning activity.
Relax: Private Spa
Time to relax and unwind into your vacation. Spend the afternoon strolling through the village we call home and discover local arts, crafts, cafes and restaurants. Continue the relaxed theme of your day with some time in our private spa. It’s very popular so please book a time with reception to avoid missing out.
Adventure: My Kiwi Adventure
Time to try something new with our friends at My Kiwi Adventure! Only 25mins from Ohakune Top 10 My Kiwi Adventure offer a fantastic range of activities for all ages and fitness levels. Get active with a Mountain Biking Adventure or try your hand at Stand Up Paddle (SUP) boarding on Lake Otamangakau. Speak to reception staff about exclusive discounts available for Ohakune Top 10 guests.