Wairakei Geothermal Power Station Visitor Center, Taupo

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  • Wonderful drive through steam and pipes, a free place and not well advertised in the area, it is a drive to a lookout with lots of information but feels like an alien world.  more »
  • The viewing point for the Wairakei Geothermal Power Station was marked on our recommended tour map and it was very close to the geothermal spa we had just visited. We made the short drive up the mount...  more »
  • Actually we took the wrong turn off and ended up at this place that looked like a secret government mission, cut straight out of the 'X-Files'. Yes, it is a bunch of long pipes, steam here and there.....  more »

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