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The Best Outdoor Activities in Taupo
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Huka Falls Walkway , Taupo
Hike or bike the trails around Huka Falls Walkway, draining the country's largest lake by surface area and appealing to both amateur photogra
Adrenaline & Extreme Tours , Taupo
Taupo adrenaline/extreme tours provide a range of ways to get that perfect dose of adventure in New Zealand. You can skydive, bungee jump, or
Hukafalls Jet , Taupo
Nothing gets you closer to the mighty Huka Falls than Hukafalls Jet! Breathtaking water-level views! 80km p/h, 360° spins! Open 364 days 8.30
Duration: 2 hours 30 minutes
Our electric yacht is 100% sustainable, emissions and noise free, making it climate safe, and Lake Taupo’s best sailing experience.We have been sailing to the iconic Maori Rock Carvings since 1982! This all-year-round activity offers relaxation, fun and adventure on the water, the Kiwi way. Get right up close to this culturally significant 46 foot (14m) high rock art. Excellent, amusing and current commentary on lake, the volcanics and the carvings. Free refreshments including tea, coffee, hot chocolate and mulled wine (winter only). We are licenced but you are welcome or bring your own. Swimming is encouraged. Sail Barbary is the only boat in Taupo rated 'Qualmark Gold' by Tourism NZ under the 'sustainable business' category.
Tongariro Alpine Crossing , Tongariro National Park
Get ready for an outdoor adventure among some of New Zealand's best volcanic scenery at Tongariro Alpine Crossing. Linking Mangatepopo and Ke
Boat Tours & Water Sports , Taupo
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$29 BOOK WITH VIATOR Maori Rock Carvings - Taupo Sailing Adventures - Sail Fearless
Duration: 150 to 180 minutes
$114 BOOK WITH VIATOR Ziplining Forest Adventure - The Original Canopy Tour Rotorua
Duration: 3 hours
As a resort town, Taupo offers a diversity of accommodations. Boutique, luxury, and spa hotels are easily found in the town center, while some of the more luxurious options are set farther out in secluded spots reachable by car or taxi. Backpacker hostels and rental apartments provide good options for those wanting to get up into the mountains, or out onto the lake to enjoy the activities.
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