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Lake Taupo Water Sports Activities

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Diving / Snorkelling (1)
Jet Boating (7)
Kayaking (8)
White Water Rafting (6)

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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 $100.00 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...


Half-Day Tongariro River Kayaking Adventure

Half-Day Tongariro River Kayaking Adventure

Kayaking - Turangi - Starting from $199.00 per person

Experience one of New Zealand’s best inflatable kayaking adventures! This white water kayaking trip is a blast from start to finish. Learn the skills, maneuver your craft, crash and surf the waves, while enjoying the pristine Tongariro River. All on river apparel and expert guidance is included to keep you warm and safe. So come and join us for a fun time! More...

Kayak the Waikato River Taupo

Kayak the Waikato River Taupo

Kayaking - Taupo - Starting from $60.00 per person

Waikato River Float

Cruise lazily down the Waikato River, New Zealand’s longest river, on this gentle kayak tour. The tour starts near the control bridge in town and meanders down the slow moving crytal clear waters of the Waikato River. Kayak past stunning cliff faces, lush native forests, islands, river wildlife and swimming holes. You will kayak under Taupo Bungy’s platform where hopefully someone will be hurling themselves down into the water. Cheer them on! Towards the end of... 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-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. This small-group tour is limited to 15 people and includes hotel pickup and drop-off from Turangi or Taupo. More...

Great Lake Taupo Mountain Bike and Kayak Package

Great Lake Taupo Mountain Bike and Kayak Package

Kayaking - Taupo - Starting from $360.00 per person

Maori Rock Carvings Package

Our Great Lake Taupo Mountain Bike and Kayak Package is without a doubt the best way to experience the spectacular scenery by bike from the Great Lake Trail, and view the amazing Maori Rock Carvings at Mine Bay by water. You will meet us at our base in Acacia Bay, where we will load your bike then set off by road to Kinloch to ride the W2K (Kinloch to Whakaipo Bay) section of the Great Lake Trail. Your ride will take approximately 2 - 2.5 hours, ending... More...


Twilight on the Lake tour - Lake Taupo

Twilight on the Lake tour - Lake Taupo

Maori - Taupo - Starting from $79.00 per person

End your day on the crystal clear waters of Great Lake Taupo on our fully guided Twilight on the Lake tour. Glide across
New Zealand's Largest Lake while taking in the spectacular views of the sun setting beyond the mountains.

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Taupo Adventure Combo: Jet Boat Ride and Whitewater Rafting

Taupo Adventure Combo: Jet Boat Ride and Whitewater Rafting

Jet Boating - Taupo - Starting from $219.00 per person

Take this action-packed challenge in Taupo that will have you experiencing the best of the North Island’s great outdoors from the water! Brace yourself for a jet-boat ride on the Waikato River to the spectacular Huka Falls combined with whitewater rafting on the Tongariro River. With all equipment provided and knowledgeable guides included, you’ll discover why New Zealand is the world’s adventure capital. More...

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...

H2OHH White Water Rafting and Jet Boat Combo

H2OHH White Water Rafting and Jet Boat Combo

Jet Boating - Taupo - Starting from $219.00 per person

H2-Ohhh COMBO Raft + Jet Boat
Lake Taupo's most exciting White Water adventure! 

Dash to the base of the spectacular Huka Falls on-board a twin engine V6 jet boat. Play in the tail of the mighty Huka Falls and slide past cliffs and trees at an amazing 80km/hr. Then get ready for Hukafalls Jet’s trademark 360 degree spins, leaving you with a beaming smile and heart pumping with adrenalin. We’ll then transfer you so you can continue your white water adventure by... More...

Tongariro River White Water Rafting Adventure from Taupo

Tongariro River White Water Rafting Adventure from Taupo

White Water Rafting - Turangi - Starting from $139.00 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...

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Phoenix Resort - TaupoPhoenix Resort - Taupo - Apartment Hotel.

Situated on a picturesque rose garden, Phoenix Resort is 2 minutes' walk from Lake Taupo and 20 minutes' walk from...

Maori Rock Carving Cruise from TaupoMaori Rock Carving Cruise from Taupo - Sightseeing Cruise - Taupo. Starting from $46.00 per person.

Daily Scenic Cruises – Maori Rock Carvings

Our daily departing Scenic Cruises leave from the Taupo...

 

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