Waipahihi Botanical Gardens, Taupo
(4.1/5 based on 95+ reviews on the web)
Walk among the flowers at Waipahihi Botanical Gardens, boasting spectacular views over Great Lake Taupo and an extensive collection of native trees and plants. Volunteers manicure the gardens weekly, tending to over 2,000 rhododendrons, camellias, azaleas, and other members of the lush environment. Bring a snack or meal to enjoy at a picnic area, or explore the various themed walks, including a floral walk and lemonwood walk. Make Waipahihi Botanical Gardens a centerpiece of your Taupo vacation itinerary, and find what else is worth visiting using our Taupo vacation trip planner.
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  • Located slightly out of town, these gardens are incredible. While we were there it was Azalea and Rhododendron season, and the colour was gorgeous! Each garden is labeled and separate. Finally, there ...  more »
  • 可是個免費有令人流連忘返 一來再來的地方 有很多小的步道可以探尋 完美的讓人不知所措 甚至在蕨類植物的花心裡面 發現一顆淡藍色的鳥蛋⋯⋯ 
  • We had a lovely walk amongst the azaleas and rhododendrons.There are nice bush walks too. This place would be suitable for someone in a wheel chair.