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Taupo is a humble city situated on the shore of a majestic and serene lake. It’s a popular as a summer getaway and one of the prime destinations for tourists looking for nature getaways in New Zealand. It’s famous for its geothermal activities and its many hot springs, like the Craters of the Moon and the Orakei Korako. It’s also home to manmade wonders like the 2900km Kaingaroa Forest and the mysterious Māori Rock Carvings in the Mine Bay Area of Lake Taupo. You’ll also find a variety of unique cafés as you walk its peaceful streets and you can even play golf. Taupo is all about relaxation and is the perfect place to visit if you’re looking to mellow out.

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Conquer your fear of heights while in New Zealand! Try out various adrenaline pumping activities like skydiving, bungee jumping and experience the Taupo Cliffhanger Extreme Swing!

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About Taupo

Taupo is a humble city situated on the shore of a majestic and serene lake. It’s a popular as a summer getaway and one of the prime destinations for tourists looking for nature getaways in New Zealand.


It’s famous for its geothermal activities and its many hot springs, like the Craters of the Moon and the Orakei Korako. It’s also home to manmade wonders like the 2900km Kaingaroa Forest and the mysterious Māori Rock Carvings in the Mine Bay Area of Lake Taupo. You’ll also find a variety of unique cafés as you walk its peaceful streets and you can even play golf.


Taupo is all about relaxation and is the perfect place to visit if you’re looking to mellow out.

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  • JUN - AUG
    12°

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General Information

  • Time Zone
    GMT +13:00

  • Currency
    New Zealand Dollar

    1USD = 1.46NZD

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