Mt Ruapehu Whakapapa Unlimited

Explore NZ's largest volcano, Mt Ruapehu. A new gondola and restaurant project is currently underway and opening June 1st, 2019. You will be able to take in breathtaking views of a dual World Heritage site.

Adult
$20.00 - $169.00
Child
$15.00 - $169.00

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OPEN 1 JUNE 2019 - A new gondola and restaurant project is currently underway. Once open, you can enjoy a relaxed scenic gondola ride over Mt Ruapehu’s striking volcanic terrain to 2,020 metres above sea level. Each gondola cabin allows 360-degree views through floor to ceiling windows.

Once you arrive at Knoll Ridge, enjoy a buffet meal at the brand new Pinnacles Restaurant while taking in the views of the Central Plateau & beyond from the award-winning highest eatery in New Zealand. For a lighter meal or snack, you also have the option of Knoll Ridge Cafe or the Asian Alleyway.

View filming locations from Lord of the Rings movies & amazing mountain scenery, including waterfalls, volcanic rock & panoramic vistas.

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Physical address

Mt Ruapehu Whakapapa Unlimited, Bruce Road, Mt Ruapehu, Whakapapa Village, Ruapehu, New Zealand.

Opening times

Business hours:
Lifts Open 9am to 4pm (weather permitting). Please check weather report daily on MtRuapehu.com.
Months of operation:
All months of the year

Facilities and Features

Proximity to airport:
1hr15min to Taupo Airport
Proximity to coach terminal:
1hr 20min to Taupo coach terminal
Proximity to town:
6kms from Whakapapa Village

Pricing and Conditions

Adult $20.00 - $169.00
Child
(16 year(s) and under)
$15.00 - $169.00

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