Best trails in Taranaki

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What to expect

Taranaki has 8 trails including medium, difficult, and extra difficult difficulty trails. The trail with the highest elevation climb is Tahurangi Translator Tower Round Trip and the one with the least climb is Whitecliffs Walkway. The longest trail is the Puniho Track to Kahui Hut at 14.3 km. To complete this hike you should budget at least 1 days. For a shorter adventure you can try the Manganui Gorge Track at 2.84 km. This could be done in as little as 1 days. Trails with the best offering of hostels include Tahurangi Translator Tower Round Trip, Kahui Track to Kahui Hut, Puniho Track to Kahui Hut, Manganui Gorge Track, and Whitecliffs Walkway.