Spa Thermal Park and Riverbank Recreational and Scenic Reserve, Taupo
(4.5/5 based on 180+ reviews on the web)
Unwind and forget the stress of traveling at Spa Thermal Park and Riverbank Recreational and Scenic Reserve, a lush park filled with thermal pools ranging from warm to hot temperatures. Kids will enjoy running around the extensive area, which provides a completely natural setting. Since the pools are natural, consider wearing sandals or water shoes to avoid stepping on sharp rocks. There are no onsite facilities, so remember to bring your own drinking water. Also, keep your valuables close and lock your cars, as theft is somewhat common at this attraction. Use our Taupo vacation generator to arrange your visit to Spa Thermal Park and Riverbank Recreational and Scenic Reserve and other attractions in Taupo.
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  • Beautiful, 2 small pools, higher hotter than lower. in stream running into main river. Free. In public park. Easy parking. Go early in camper van, have breakfast in car park, go to pools. Be careful o...  more »
  • Very good thermal waterfall with natural pools, the most important thing is that they are FREE. We were even to take a bath at night, no problems!
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  • Free walks, stunning views, free hot pools (be sure to come early, as the space is limited!). Just like another reality or the lost world. I would also recommend walking all the way to Huka Falls.