FootGolf - Tauhara Golf Course, Taupo
Looking to play a family activity with a difference? This is not quite soccer and not quite golf, but a pretty awesome combination of the two! FootGolf is the fastest growing new... read more
Huka Falls is New Zealand’s most visited natural attraction, and its easy to realise why when you see these falls for yourself. Impressive in their volume and mesmerisingly majestic to watch. This 1/2 hour experience with Hukafalls Jet, which is the only jet boat company operating on this section section of the Waikato River and permitted to take you right up to the base of Huka Falls; will have you jet boating past native bush, sheer rock walls and natural hot springs. Combined with their trademark 360° spins, your family with all these thrills, fun and excitement, will be calling out for more! Hukafalls Jet is most definitely a 'must-do family' activity when visiting Taupo.read more
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- Location: 200 Karetoto Road, Wairakei Tourist Park, Lake Taupo, New Zealand
Floatplane scenic flights are a magical way to experience and gain a true perspective of the stunning Lake Taupo Region, and the sensation of taking off from and landing on the water is a memory you will never forget. Enjoy spectacular scenic flights in a high wing Cessna 206 Floatplane and enjoy unrestricted views looking down on beautiful Lake Taupo and the snow-capped mountains (volcanoes!) of Tongariro National Park. Put the fun back into adventure with a spectacular arrival after a short flight to a waiting launch or remote beach out on the Great Lake Taupo.read more
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- Location: Redoubt Street, Boat Harbour, Taupo
Tongariro River Rafting
Gentle Family Floats - this leisurely 1½ hour trip down the soft, tumbling waters of the Lower Tongariro brings the magic alive for first time rafters and especially children. You still get to paddle and there are some small rapids to navigate but nothing too wet or wild. Minimum age: 3 yearsread more
For a little more adrenalin pumping white water action, you can check out their 1/2 day Tongariro River Journey. Minimum age: 10-12 years* conditions apply.
Shoot through a narrow canyon, be exhilarated by spins on crystal clear waters, spot a trout and surf the pressure waves of the awesome Nga AwaPurua rapids. Take time to view the amazing surrounds of Aratiatia Scenic Reserve, and learn about the wildlife and history of the area with your Kiwi owner/drivers Rusty, Jimmy and Gazza. Our 35 minute blast guarantees an adrenaline rush! Since 1993, over 140,000 passengers aged 5-89 years have safely experienced the thrill of real white water jet boating with Rapids Jet.read more
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- Phone: 07 374 8066
- Location: Nga Awa Purua Rd, off Rapids Rd Aratiatia, Taupo
Taupo Wake Park
Need a boat to wakeboard right? WRONG! Come and visit the crew at Taupo's Anarchy Wakeboarding Park, an overhead cable to tow you around our man made pond.read more
Surrounded in thermal springs. The 2 tower system is more progressive than other 5-6 tower systems, an operator has an eye on you at all times, so no more swimming to the side and wasting all that time and energy walking back to the dock.
Nestled in the heart of the Wairakei Tourist Park, which sits alongside the iconic Waikato River, Anarchy Wakeboarding Park is the place to learn, develop and push boundaries either by strapping a board to your feet, or try something new like wakeskating or skiing.
If you are beginner we guarantee to get you wakeboarding quickly, with the help of a radio helmet we can speak to you the whole time you are out on the water. If you are a pro, we can organise advanced lessons to get your skills to the next level
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- Location: 201 Karetoto Road, Wairakei Tourist Park, Taupo
TCB Ski, Board and Bike
Here at TCB we offer a full service Ski, Snowboard and Bike shop with retail, rental and workshop departments. All this in the heart Ohakune, Ruapehu region. Services offered -read more
Retail shop stocking ski, snowboard, bike, camping, hiking, fishing plus lots more products in-store.
Rental department - ski, snowboard and bike rental available for adults, children, experts to beginners.
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- Location: 29 Ayr street, Ruapehu, Ohakune
Tongariro Expeditions is New Zealand's leading shuttle service and guiding operator for the world famous Tongariro Alpine Crossing. The Tongariro Alpine Crossing is a one day hike taking 6-8 hours over stunning volcanic terrain. The famous sites such as the Red Crater, Mt Ngauruhoe (Mt Doom), the Emerald and Blue Lakes and the new active Te Maari crater promise a memorable experience unique to the Tongariro Alpine Crossing. We are based out of Taupo, Turangi, Tongariro Base Camp and Ketetahi car park in the summer season. We also operate out of Whakapapa and National Park in the winter season. We offer transport only options during the summer months with the option of a guiding service on request. During Winter months, while snow and ice cover the track, we offer a comprehensive guiding package.read more
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- Location: Turangi, Tongariro, Ruapehu, National Park, Taupo
Ernest Kemp Cruises
Join us and cruise one of the worlds largest freshwater Volcanic craters, Lake Taupo. The carvings are only accessible by boat, have your camera ready we will get you the closest! Informative and interesting commentary. Suitable for all weather cruising, the Ernest Kemp has seating inside and out. Complimentary tea or coffee. Family pass includes 2 adults and up to 4 children.read more
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- Location: 65 Redoubt St, Taupo
Discover the Maori Rock Carvings on a Taupo Cruise, from our classic, eco-friendly yachts.read more
For a truly unique sailing experience – Sail Barbary to the Maori Rock Carvings.
We invite you to make yourself at home on our lovingly restored two classic white sailing yachts. Our skipper and crew will make your sailing trip aboard the vessels that have proudly entertained locals & visitors to the region for over 30 years one to remember. Soak up the sun or roll up your sleeves, you can take the wheel, help hoist the sails or just sit back and enjoy the view. You are even welcome to B.Y.O. (Bring Your Own) prepared food and beverages (R18 for alcohol).
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- Location: Berths 9 & 10, Redoubt Street,, Taupo Boat Harbour, Taupo
Rapid Sensations Adventures
Experience Taupo's Multiple Sensations.read more
With Rapid Sensations and Kayaking Kiwi you will experience the Central North Island's Outdoor Playground. Kayak on Lake Taupo's fresh clear waters to the Maori Rock Carvings, or, join us for a scenic Kayak Cruise down the Waikato River, with a stop at the natural hot springs. If you're after an adrenaline rush – then inquire about White Water Rafting Adventures on the Tongariro River the whole family can share or explore Taupo's sensational scenery by mountain bike – Guided tours or freedom hire.
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- Location: 413 Huka Falls Road, Wairakei Tourist Park, Taupo
Taupo Mountain Bike Hire
Taupo Mountain Bike Hire Huka Falls is the only bike hire company located right in the heart of Taupo's most popular trails, which cater for all skill levels from beginner riders through to the more advanced. The advantage of hiring bikes from us is you do not need to ride on any roads or transport your bike to the trails, there are tracks which begin right outside our Shop. We are the only Bike Hire Company in Taupo to Hire E Bikes which are designed for mountain biking. Also we have a modern fleet of Giant Mountain Bikes. Come & visit us, whether you want a beautiful scenic ride or a more thrilling ride in the legendary Craters Of The Moon Mountain Bike Park, we cater for all.read more
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- Location: 413 Huka Falls Road, Taupo