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Walking Tours

Guided Walk Along the Private Routeburn Track

94 Te Anau Terrace, Te Anau 9600, New Zealand

Activity provided by Fiordland Trips and Tramps

8 hours (approx.) - English

Fiordland Trips and Tramps

Enjoy a guided day walk from Te Anau on the renowned Routeburn Track, a New Zealand Great Walk. This guided walk offers an incredible day out in the heart of New Zealand South Island main mountain divide.

Highlights
  • Travel to Fiordland’s mountain divide by vehicle
  • 8km return Routeburn Track guided walk
  • Steady climb takes approximately 2 hours at a leisurely pace
  • Gain an elevation of 400 meters
  • Panoramic views of high snowy peaks, alpine lakes, and deep bush clad valleys
Description
Experience the beauty of Fiordland's mountain divide with Trips Tramps! On this 8km return guided walk, you'll ascend through lush temperate rainforest on a well-maintained track. The journey will take approximately 2 hours at a leisurely pace, and your local guide will provide insight into the natural and human heritage of the area. As you gain an elevation of 400 meters, you'll be rewarded with stunning views of snow-capped peaks, alpine lakes, and deep valleys. On a clear day, you'll enjoy a picnic lunch on the summit, or in the shelter of a nearby tramping hut if the weather isn't ideal. After lunch, you'll retrace your steps to the Divide Shelter before returning to Te Anau.
Itinerary

-Private Trips & Tramps travel to Fiordland’s mountain divide by vehicle
-8km return Routeburn Track guided walk
-2 hour leisurely pace
-Local Trips & Tramps guide
-400 meter elevation gain
-Panoramic views of high snowy peaks, alpine lakes, and deep bush clad valleys
-Lunch on the summit amidst the alpine tarns
-Unfavorable conditions in the shelter of a nearby tramping hut
-Return to Te Anau

Starting Location
94 Te Anau Terrace, Te Anau 9600, New Zealand.
Itineraries are subject to change.
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