Discovery Lodge Location

Break away to Discovery Lodge and experience the power and beauty of Tongariro

Discovery Lodge

3980 State Highway 47
National Park 3948
New Zealand 


GPS decimal degrees

-39.167736 175.482680


GPS degrees, minutes, seconds

39°10'03.85"S 175°28'57.65"E


A unique location with spectacular mountain views

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Discovery Lodge is the closest accommodation to the start of the Tongariro Alpine Crossing  

Discovery is the closest accommodation and camping to the Mangatepopo start of the Tongariro Crossing. The start is just over a 10 minute drive from Discovery.

Discovery Lodge is close to Whakapapa Village & National Park Village  

Discovery Lodge is a short 5 minute drive to either National Park or Whakapapa where you'll find great cafes, restaurants, bars, and hiking and ski gear hire.

Discovery Lodge is surrounded by Nature

Discovery Lodge is surrounded by alpine meadows and the Tongariro National Park. A unique location set in a peaceful park like setting.

A full panorama of all three Tongariro Volcanic peaks is truely spectacular on a fine day from Discovery Lodge.