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Outdoor Taupo

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Waterfall
Hike or bike the trails around Huka Falls Walkway, draining the country's largest lake by surface area and appealing to both amateur photogra
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Adrenaline / Extreme Tour
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
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Hukafalls Jet , Taupo
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Water Sport
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
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Tongariro Alpine Crossing , Tongariro National Park
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Hiking Trail
Get ready for an outdoor adventure among some of New Zealand's best volcanic scenery at Tongariro Alpine Crossing. Linking Mangatepopo and Ke
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Taupo Tandem Skydiving began operating in 1992 as one of the first tandem drop zones in New Zealand. Back then, the company operated out of a
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Where to stay in Taupo

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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