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Mt Ruapehu Whakapapa - Sky Waka Gondola Return Trip

Ruapehu Alpine Lifts Ltd

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Appreciate New Zealand's beauty from another perspective whilst travelling on the brand new Sky Waka Gondola taking you 1.8km up to 2,020m above sea level. This comfortable trip in floor to ceiling glass cabins will showcase the stunning and breathtaking views of the north island's mountains, waterfalls and some familiar scenes from the famous Lord of the Rings movies.

Once at the top, enjoy a light snack or buffet meal at one of Whakapapa's newly renovated eateries and share this unique World Heritage site with your friends and family. Enjoy short walks from the top during the summer months and marvel at the snow capped peaks during winter.

Please check the weather conditions and Sky Waka status before travel.

What You'll Get

Visit: Whakapapa, Manawatu-Wanganui 3989, New Zealand

Single ride ticket for the brand new $25m Sky Waka Gondola at Whakapapa.

Take your scenic gondola ride over Mt Ruapehu’s striking volcanic terrain to 2,020m above sea level. Each gondola cabin allows 360-degree views through floor to ceiling windows showcasing the beautiful snow covered peaks. Once at the top, enjoy a delicious meal at the newly renovated Pinnacles restaurant, located within Knoll Ridge Chalet. Boast to your friends about your meal with a view at NZ's award winning highest eatery.

Additional Information

  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Wheelchair accessible
  • Transportation is wheelchair accessible
  • Most travelers can participate
  • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 10 travelers
  • Return gondola trip
  • Entry/Admission - Whakapapa

  • Lunch
  • Dinner
  • Snacks

Departure Point
Whakapapa, Manawatu-Wanganui 3989, New Zealand

Departure Time
7/9/2019 - 10/26/2020
Monday:09:30 AM - 04:00 PM
Tuesday:09:30 AM - 04:00 PM
Wednesday:09:30 AM - 04:00 PM
Thursday:09:30 AM - 04:00 PM
Friday:09:30 AM - 06:00 PM
Saturday:09:30 AM - 06:00 PM
Sunday:09:30 AM - 04:00 PM

1 to 4 hours

Voucher Info
You can present either a paper or an electronic voucher for this activity.

The tour identified in this promotion is made available through Viator. Groupon is not affiliated with or sponsored by the Ruapehu Alpine Lifts Ltd in connection with this deal. Please contact Groupon customer service for all inquiries related to this offer. Inquiries placed to Viator will be directed back to Groupon.

This offer is not eligible for promo codes.

The Fine Print

7-day cancellation rights do not apply; no refunds or exchanges permitted. Voucher valid only for date and time listed; may not be exchanged or redeemed for other dates. Purchaser name and phone number must be provided at checkout; this information will be shared with Viator and the tour operator for purposes of order fulfillment. Groupon promo codes may not be used for this offer. Groupon voucher Terms of Sale do not apply. See the tour operators terms and conditions for this offer here. Merchant is solely responsible to purchasers for the care and quality of the advertised Goods and services.