Skotel Alpine Resort
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TravelPod Member ReviewsSkotel Alpine Resort Whakapapa Village
Knowing it was originally started for avid hikers makes sense. Simple, down to earth, clean. Amazing views. What more is there to say.
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Travel Blogs from Whakapapa Village
Kyla: Rotorua- it's all about the geothermal action here: geysers, volcanic activity, etc. my reluctant child was, literally, dragged into a beautiful walk in waimangu volcanic valley. It was spectacular and he complained the whole way. I didn't love the hotel we stayed in there and was kind of down. I thought that six more weeks of dragging him …
We had a long day in the bus. At least it was broken up in the middle when we went to the very pretty Lake Taupo. Our tour also stopped and let us go on an hour walk by a very pretty riverside. I feel like doges getting taken out for a walk, but I definitely need it and I am nevertheless, grateful for being able to move my body around. That is …
... one of the most active volcanoes (last eruption was 24 Sept 2007). The views were supposed to be as good as the ones that the Alpine Crossing can offer... we have not been disappointed. The views of the valley around with the famous "Lord of the Rings" mount Doom, the walk on the main crater and climbing on ice/snow with crampons and ice axe were an unforgettable experience.Turangi, North Island, New Zealand bernadtom