Taupo Bay, Northland Region

4.7
#3 of 16 in Beaches in Northland Region
Known for its ideal surfing conditions and idyllic views, popular Taupo Bay draws water sport enthusiasts and families alike. The wide beach slopes gently into the sea, making the water perfect for children. When you get bored, check out hiking, fishing, horseback riding, kayaking, and many more activities. The mountainous surroundings include lush forests and a large lake. Find accommodations and campgrounds just off the sand, so you can wake up in the gorgeous setting, too. Our Whangaroa tour planning website makes visiting Taupo Bay and other Whangaroa attractions simple, and helps you make a travel plan personal to you.
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  • The site is ideally located for the beach.There's no dump station and the only water connection I saw was near the office. I ask where I could empty the grey waste and was told to just empty it onto t...  more »
  • We visited Taupo Bay & stayed for four nights at the Taupo Bay holiday park & camp ground in our caravan. The holiday park was fantastic, it had excellent well maintained facilities. The host's were v...  more »
  • We spent a few deamlike days in this comfortable house, directly situated by the sandy beach. The house has all amenities for a wonderful stay. We have to come back for a real longer stay !  more »

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