Tussock Bar & Restaurant
Whakapapa Nature Walk
Suitable for wheelchairs, this 15-minute loop track begins about 250m above the Tongariro National Park Visitor Centre, passing through...
Taranaki Falls Track
A two-hour, 6km loop track heads from the village to Taranaki Falls, which plunge 20m over an old lava flow into a boulder-ringed pool.
A 30-minute return walk from the village that climbs through beech forest to alpine-shrub areas for views of Ruapehu and Ngauruhoe.
Chateau Tongariro High Tea
Wind back the years with a dainty selection of sandwiches, scones and other sweet treats with High Tea in the Chateau's elegant lounge....
Whakapapa Village · interesting places nearby
Tussock Bar & Restaurant information
An agreeable hybrid of the back-blocks Kiwi pub and a ski clubrooms, Tussock is a warm and comfortable place to eat a basic meal ($5 to $18; bacon and egg muffins, pizza, burgers), play pool, watch the big game, or admire the view from the large windows.