Great Lake Trail, Taupo

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  • Lake Taupo is a stunning and beautiful location. To be able to take the Great Lake Trail is a treat that only multiples the favorability of this area!  more »
  • This is a enjoyable trail walk along the Lake Taupo and good way to click some memorable photos. Need to wear appropriate footwear and clothes for cold and windy conditions.  more »
  • With several sections to ride, there are options. Our latest excursion was the Kawakawa Bay section to Kinloch. For a winter ride we had it pretty good. The trails were a bit squishy in places but not...  more »

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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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