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Lake Taupo Water Sports Activities

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Half-Day Kayak to the Maori Carvings from Taupo

Half-Day Kayak to the Maori Carvings from Taupo

Kayaking - North Island - Starting from $99.00 per person

Glide your kayak over Lake Taupo's crystal clear waters as you paddle to the awe-inspiring Maori Rock Carvings on this 4-hour guided tour. 
Soak in the view across the Lake to 3 live volcano's while you hear the history of the carvings, various Maori legends and facts of the local area from your guide before enjoying rock jumps and a swim in Australasia's largest freshwater Lake. A must-do while in Taupo! More...

Tongariro River White Water Rafting Adventure

Tongariro River White Water Rafting Adventure

Adventure Tour - Turangi - Starting from $145.00 per person

Rated by the Lonely Planet as 1 of 10 unmissable Aquatic New Zealand adventures in 2015 (The only rafting trip in the list). This half-day Tongariro River journey is truly a fantastic rafting adventure. The rapids are Grade Three, which makes this an ideal adventure for expert and first-time rafters alike. In 2.5 hours you navigate over 60 roller coaster rapids with an expert guide at the helm. A large part the top section of this trip can only be accessed by raft or kayak so you'll see plenty... More...

2-hour Tongariro River Family Rafting Excursion in Turangi

2-hour Tongariro River Family Rafting Excursion in Turangi

White Water Rafting - Turangi - Starting from $95.00 per person

Enjoy your first taste of river rafting on this leisurely 2-hour tour from Turangi. The ideal choice for families and first-time rafters, you'll paddle downstream, admire stunning views along the Tongariro River, and navigate some gentle rapids. More...

Flexible Fully Guided North Island Bus Pass- Auckland to Wellington Return

Flexible Fully Guided North Island Bus Pass- Auckland to Wellington Return

Maori - Auckland - Starting from $599.00 per person

Taking you to the must-dos of the North Island, visit incredible beaches, volcanic landscapes, lush vistas and two great cities, Auckland and the capital Wellington. This flexible Hop-on Hop-off bus pass allows you to either take your time in each epic stop over, or cruise on through on the minimum time (7 days) down to Wellington. We take you to the highlights of the North Island, as well as some unknown spots that make you feel like you are having a true Kiwi Experience. 
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Tongariro White Water Rafting from Taupo and Turangi

Tongariro White Water Rafting from Taupo and Turangi

White Water Rafting - Turangi - Starting from $149.00 per person

The Tongariro white water is regarded as one of New Zealand's best half-day white water rafting adventures. Raft over 50 exciting rapids, through a beautiful volcanic gorge. Explore a hidden waterfall (jump optional, weather permitting) and enjoy some hot chocolate and chocolate candy on the river. Afterwards, refuel with your complimentary River Dog (hot dog) and cold beer/soda or hot mulled wine. Trips depart daily and year round, complimentary pickup from Taupo is available. More...

Blue Duck Experience

Blue Duck Experience

White Water Rafting - Taupo - Starting from $179.00 per person

In 2008 The Blue Duck Project was founded on The Tongariro River by TRR owner Garth and some friends. The aim was to trap pests to protect the Whio (Blue Duck) of which there are only 3000 nationally. This project has been unbelievably successful with duck numbers on the river now reaching to almost 30 pairs. Join us in discovering how the project has achieved the outcomes that it has on this unique rafting trip. Combine the grade 3 whitewater with an Eco experience. These are small personal... More...

Waikato River Jet Boat Ride

Waikato River Jet Boat Ride

Jet Boating - Taupo - Starting from $129.00 per person

Enjoy a 35 minute Jet Boat ride on the Waikato River. The high-speed ride is guaranteed to get your adrenaline pumping. Shoot through canyons, spin on crystal clear waters and surf the foaming tail of the awesome Nga Awapurua Rapids. You have several tour times to choose from throughout the day and can be shared with maximum 11 people per boat. More...

Half-Day Kayak to the Maori Rock Carvings in Lake Taupo

Half-Day Kayak to the Maori Rock Carvings in Lake Taupo

Kayaking - Taupo - Starting from $110.00 per person

Explore Lake Taupo as you kayak to the Maori Rock Carvings at Mine Bay. You will start your half day tour from the sheltered waters of Acacia Bay before paddling out on the lake below native bush, past steep cliffs and mini inlets that can only harbor a kayak.

The experienced guide will explain the carving's cultural significance to the lake and surrounding areas while you float beneath them. On the way back stop for gourmet refreshments and can take the opportunity to swim in... More...


Kayak Kinloch 2hr Trips

Kayak Kinloch 2hr Trips

Kayaking - - Starting from $110.00 per person

The only kayaking company based at the mouth of the Dart Rive, perfect for adventuring at the head of Lake Wakatipu. You'll be surrounded by mountains, with the shoreline nearby, with a break for snacks provided by our guide. More...

Kayak Kinloch Lunch Trip

Kayak Kinloch Lunch Trip

Kayaking - - Starting from $60.00 per person

Explore the head of Lake Wakatipu and the nearby shoreline with our knowledgeable guide for an hour. Take a break from the hustle and bustle of Queenstown and paddle against a backdrop of mountains on stunning blue water. Can be combined with lunch at Kinloch Lodge. More...

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Tauhara Sunrise LodgeTauhara Sunrise Lodge - Bed and Breakfast.

Acacia Bay’s Tauhara Sunrise Lodge offers boutique accommodation and stunning views of Lake Taupo. Breakfast is...

Blue Duck ExperienceBlue Duck Experience - White Water Rafting - Taupo. Starting from $179.00 per person.

In 2008 The Blue Duck Project was founded on The Tongariro River by TRR owner Garth and some friends. The aim was to...

 

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