As an alternative to the ‘Nine Great Walks’ ,which are all multiple day hikes, you can choose from the following very scenic day hikes in different parts of New Zealand.
Twilight-Te Werahi Loop Rangitoto Island Loop
Buck Taylor – Pararaha Stream Circuit Cape Kidnappers – Gannet Colony Walk
Coromandel Walkway Tongariro Alpine Crossing
Mount Victoria Wellington
Medlands Beach to Anchorage Bay Mt Robert Circuit
Sealy Tarns Track Charming Creek Walkway
Avalanche Peak Circuit Key Summit Track