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Lake Taupo

Lake Taupo is the largest fresh water lake in the southern hemisphere. Lake Taupo surrounded by beautiful forests, volcanic mountains and snowy peaks in winter is a hub for events and activities year round. There are many activities centered on and around Lake Taupo and the numerous tributaries that feed into it. World-class trout fishing, scenic cruises, kayaking, sailing, white water rafting, wakeboarding and summer time swimming are all popular with locals and visitors alike. The Great Lake Taupo area really is nature’s ultimate playground. The stunning vistas, lake-front cafes and the ever sought after New Zealand geothermal hot springs further making it a wonderful place to relax and escape busy city life.

Lake Taupo is the caldera of a large volcano which began erupting about 300,000 years ago and has produced two of the world’s most violent eruptions in recent times; the Oruauni Eruption and the Taupo Eruption. For geologists, Lake Taupo is one of the world's most formidable volcanoes and scientists are on constant lookout for the warning signs that herald the next big eruption. more

However, for most New Zealanders and overseas visitors, Lake Taupo is one big, beautiful lake and hugely popular for boating and fishing. In fact it is known as the world’s trout fishing capital. Fly fishing is allowed on all of the rivers flowing into the lake, as well as on the lake itself.

Accommodation in Taupo is widely available and includes hotels, motels, bed and breakfast accommodation, apartments, lodges, holiday homes, backpacker and campgrounds.

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  • ALPINE LAKE MOTOR LODGE - Taupo

    ALPINE LAKE MOTOR LODGE - Taupo

    Conveniently located close to the town centre, and the majestic shores of Lake Taupo. We have a range of accommodation options to suit all requirements. Our motel unit range includes large studios with private courtyards, spa baths and super-king size beds to Corporate Studios with special rates for business travellers. We also have family units and units suitable for groups.

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    0800 400 141 (Free call - only within NZ)
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    141 Heuheu Street, Taupo, New Zealand
  • BOULEVARD WATERS MOTOR LODGE - Taupo

    BOULEVARD WATERS MOTOR LODGE - Taupo

    Mobile-friendly - Experience the best of Lake Taupo accommodation in one of our 10 boutique motel rooms. Corporate travellers, families and couples will love our rooms which all featuring king size beds, free Wi-Fi, My Sky Guest Select 50+ channels, in-room spas, under-floor central heating and kitchen facilities, and of course unobstructed lake views. Enjoy our quiet accommodation on Lake Taupo.

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    0800 541 541 (Free call - only within NZ)
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    215 Lake Terrace, Taupo, New Zealand
  • CASCADES LAKEFRONT MOTEL - Taupo

    CASCADES LAKEFRONT MOTEL - Taupo

    Mobile-friendly - Beside beautiful Lake Taupo. Step out from your apartment onto the beach and enjoy the unrestricted views across the lake. Affordable family and studio units. Facilities include outdoor heated swimming pool, spa, trampoline, BBQ's, bike, kayak and paddle board hire, Petfriendly on approval, parking room for boats, breakfast including gluten-free options. Family unit sleep7. Free wireless Internet, self-catering facilities.

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    0800 996 997 (Free call - only within NZ)
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    303 Lake Terrace, Taupo, New Zealand
  • CRATERS OF THE MOON - Taupo

    CRATERS OF THE MOON - Taupo

    Mobile-friendly - Craters of the Moon is a walk with a difference; a unique and memorable experience for young and old. Bubbling craters and steam vents, explosion craters and colourful soils. Explore geothermal areas often wreathed in clouds of steam from the heat just below your feet!

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    171 Karapiti Rd, Taupo, New Zealand
  • EZYFISHING CHARTERS - Bay of Plenty

    EZYFISHING CHARTERS - Bay of Plenty

    Bay of Plenty fishing with your owner/operator guide Lindsay Hunt. Choose between inshore saltwater, coastal saltwater fishing or freshwater fishing. Taupo and Rotorua lakes, Whakatane and White Island, Tauranga. Whether you are after a world famous Taupo or Rotorua trout, White Island Kingfish or Inshore Snapper fishing in Whakatane, Ezyfishing Charters can help.

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    0800 454 699 (0800 4 LINZY) (Free call - only within NZ)
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    Whakatane, Bay of Plenty, New Zealand
  • FOUR B BED, BREAKFAST, BIKING & BEYOND - Taupo

    FOUR B BED, BREAKFAST, BIKING & BEYOND - Taupo

    Mobile-friendly - Jonny and Maaike Clapcott are addicted to Cycling and love meeting new people and helping them get the most out of their New Zealand and Taupo experiences. We offer guided and self guided bike tours, bike hire and B&B accommodation. We specialise in Timber Trail and Great Lake Trail packages, Shuttle Services, Bed and Bike combos and Tongariro Crossing transfers.

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    10 Hinemoa Ave, Taupo, New Zealand
  • GREAT LAKE MOTEL & LAKE TAUPO APARTMENTS - Taupo

    GREAT LAKE MOTEL & LAKE TAUPO APARTMENTS - Taupo

    Mobile-friendly - The closest motel to town in a fantastic location right opposite Lake Taupo. Cafes, restaurants and shops are just 2 minutes walk away. Very clean, spacious and quality accommodation. FREE WIFI & parking. All rooms feature 40 inch smart TV, 50 Plus SKY channels, heat pumps/air-conditioning. Dinning area and a kitchenette with stove, microwave and fridge, equipped with essential kitchenware.

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    0800 488 388 (Free call - only within NZ)
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    56 Lake Terrace, Taupo, New Zealand
  • HAKA LODGE - Taupo

    HAKA LODGE - Taupo

    Mobile-friendly - Haka Lodge Taupō offers a variety of up-market dormitory rooms for those travelling on a budget, and a wide range of private rooms for those who like their own space on the road. Great location - We are located within walking distance of downtown Taupō and Lake Taupō, with amazing views!

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    56 Kaimanawa St, Taupo, New Zealand
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  • HILTON LAKE TAUPO - Lake Taupo

    HILTON LAKE TAUPO - Lake Taupo

    From its spectacular vantage point, the iconic Hilton Lake Taupo commands views over shimmering Lake Taupo and beyond, to where majestic mountains dominate the skyline. Each of the 113 guestrooms is a sanctuary for rest and relaxation, from luxurious Hilton guest rooms through to the grand Presidential Suite and three-bedroom apartments, or Deluxe Rooms in the original Heritage building.

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    80-100 State Highway 5 (Napier Taupo Highway), Taupo, New Zealand
  • HUKA FALLS RIVER CRUISE - Taupo

    HUKA FALLS RIVER CRUISE - Taupo

    Mobile-friendly - Our cruise is the only way you can stand above the turbulent white water and experience the awesome power of Huka Falls! Cruise up to the base of the magnificent Huka Falls, New Zealand's most visited attraction. This is the best way to photograph and video Huka Falls. Enjoy wonderful scenery along the way, including a great informative commentary.

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    0800 278 336 (Free call - only within NZ)
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    630 Aratiatia Road, Taupo, New Zealand
  • MOTUTERE BAY TOP 10 HOLIDAY PARK - Lake Taupo

    MOTUTERE BAY TOP 10 HOLIDAY PARK - Lake Taupo

    Mobile-friendly - The only park right on the shores of the most picturesque, fresh water lake in the world. Pitch the family tent, park the caravan, or campervan, launch the boat, enjoy the family and create holiday memories. Take a moment and enjoy the fishing, drive to the snow or drop those skis in the water, or stroll along the waters edge.

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    2819 State Highway 1, RD 2, Turangi, New Zealand
  • NEW WINDSOR LODGE - Waitahanui

    NEW WINDSOR LODGE - Waitahanui

    Mobile-friendly - New Windsor Lodge offers a range of accommodation including 8 two-bedroom self-contained units, fisherman's cabins and 28 powered campsites. Shop, kitchen, laundry, toilets and showers. Located in park-like grounds across the highway from Lake Taupo and approx 10kms to Taupo township. Great fly-fishing base. Our lodge is centrally located and is a great stop-over point between Wellington and Auckland.

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    147 State Highway 1, Waitahanui, Taupo Town District, New Zealand
  • ONCE UPON A TRIP - Nationwide

    ONCE UPON A TRIP - Nationwide

    Mobile-friendly - We specialise in tailor-made New Zealand holidays and self-drive tours for all budgets. Our philosophy is to work with small, owner-operator accommodation and activity businesses that we’ve experienced first-hand. Our customers love our personalised service and in depth knowledge of NZ, both on and off the beaten track. Specialities include family travel, honeymoons, hiking trips, and cycling journeys.

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    PO BOX 147184, Ponsonby, Auckland
  • ORCHARD VIEW HOMESTAY AND B&B - Taupo

    ORCHARD VIEW HOMESTAY AND B&B - Taupo

    Mobile-friendly - Orchard View homestay and camping; situated in picturesque surroundings just five minutes from Kinloch village with its beautiful beaches and activities. We now offer pitches for your tents, camper vans. Or why not try our easy camping: we supply tent and all your bedding, linen and basic cooking essentials. Glamping yurt available.

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    35 Hurunui Lane, Kinloch, Taupo, New Zealand
  • SACRED WATERS APARTMENTS - Lake Taupo

    SACRED WATERS APARTMENTS - Lake Taupo

    Mobile-friendly - New, smart and precious. Sacred Waters is guaranteed waterfront magic on the edge of crystal clear Lake Taupo. From the magnificent 180-degree views to the exquisite internal water features, Sacred Waters will impress you with its attention to detail. Gymnasium, heated lap pool and more. 50+ Sky TV Channels and thermal hot tub in each apartment.

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    0800 722 733 (Free call - only within NZ)
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    221-225 Lake Terrace, Waipahihi, Taupo, New Zealand
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  • SAIL BARBARY - Lake Taupo

    SAIL BARBARY - Lake Taupo

    Mobile-friendly - Sailing to Taupo's iconic Maori Rock Carvings since 1983, Barbary offers relaxation, fun and adventure. We're equipped for all conditions - if the wind dies down, Barbary's eco-friendly electric engine kicks in, or if you prefer a real sailing adventure then come aboard when the wind is up, and enjoy sailing Lake Taupo at its best (and quietest!)

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    Berth 10, Redoubt Street, Taupo, New Zealand
  • SAIL FEARLESS - Taupo

    SAIL FEARLESS - Taupo

    Mobile-friendly - The pirate-themed Sail Fearless has got to be the not-so-buried treasure of Great Lake Taupo. "Be Fearless" and take an amazing sailing trip on Great Lake Taupo, sailing to the Maori Rock carvings. It's a great affordable and family friendly cruise.

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    Berth #14, 65 Redoubt St, Taupo Marina, Taupo, New Zealand
  • SKYDIVE TAUPO - Taupo

    SKYDIVE TAUPO - Taupo

    Mobile-friendly - With our expert tandem skydiving instructors, you'll jump out of our pink aircraft from 12,000, 15,000, or 18,500 feet and into an incredible freefall over the world's most stunning dropzone. Surrounded by snow-tipped peaks and the clean, fresh blue of Lake Taupo, you'll slow from a 200km/h descent to a safe, controlled-canopy landing. Free pick-up in our own limousine.

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    Anzac Memorial Drive, Wharewaka, Taupo, New Zealand
  • SUNCOURT HOTEL & CONFERENCE CENTRE - Taupo

    SUNCOURT HOTEL & CONFERENCE CENTRE - Taupo

    Mobile-friendly - Close to town centre with magnificent lake and mountain views. Recently refurbished property offering 24-hour reception and free onsite-parking. Great facilities including swimming pool, hot tub and children’s playground as well as SkyTV and free WiFi. Variety of Studios and Family units available. Five conference rooms for all your meeting or function requirements. Fabulous on-site restaurant and bar Lake Bistro.

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    0800 786 268 (Free call - only within NZ)
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    14 Northcroft Street, Taupo
  • TAUPO'S FLOAT PLANE - Taupo

    TAUPO'S FLOAT PLANE - Taupo

    Mobile-friendly - Taupo's Float Plane is one of the top things to do in Taupo. Enjoy a unique flightseeing experience over Tongariro National Park, the Bay of Plenty and, of course, Great Lake Taupo. We have a great selection of options and packages for experiencing one of NZ's most scenic regions. Highly experienced flight-crew for your comfort and total confidence.

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    PO Box 238, Taupo, New Zealand
  • THE LAKE MOTEL - Lake Taupo

    THE LAKE MOTEL - Lake Taupo

    Mobile-friendly - Come and stay at one of New Zealand's more unusual boutique motels, right in the heart of Taupo. The six motel units have been decorated in a retro style using restored furniture from the 1960's & 1970's, whilst still offering modern comforts. Located just 220 metres from the lake front and within walking distance of Taupo's town centre.

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    63 Mere Rd, Taupo, New Zealand
  • THE PILLARS RETREAT - Taupo

    THE PILLARS RETREAT - Taupo

    Mobile-friendly - A warm welcome awaits at our award-winning country retreat a short drive from central Taupo. Four large luxuriously appointed ensuite rooms, all with magnificent garden and mountain views. Enjoy a homemade afternoon tea on arrival. Relax beside the pool before sharing a complimentary drink with your hosts. Our delicious farm to table breakfasts are not to be missed.

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    7 Deborah Rise, Bonshaw Park, Taupo, New Zealand
  • VU THERMAL LODGE - Taupo

    VU THERMAL LODGE - Taupo

    Located overlooking stunning Lake Taupo and mountains withviews from your balcony or the motel's lawns. Staying at VU Thermal Lodge there are two things you will not forget - Our views and our natural mineral baths. Private thermal pool in rooms, communial pools and an outdoor heated pool. Perfect for couples, mountain-bikers and hikers to soak and soothe.

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    2 Taharepa Road, Taupo, New Zealand
  • WAIPAHIHI BOTANICAL RESERVE - Lake Taupo

    WAIPAHIHI BOTANICAL RESERVE - Lake Taupo

    Waipahihi Botanical Reserve is an amazing garden built with love, and is also a fun Taupo walk. Situated high on a hill, Waipahihi Botanical Reserve has spectacular views over Great Lake Taupo to the mountains of the Tongariro National Park. The reserve is a free Taupo activity and was established in 1966.

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  • WHAKAIPO LODGE - Taupo

    WHAKAIPO LODGE - Taupo

    Mobile-friendly - Supreme Winner of the 2016 NZ Bed & Breakfast Excellence Awards. Whakaipo Lodge is architect-designed, relaxed luxury in a beautiful & idyllic location close to Lake Taupo. Relax in the secluded setting with a complimentary glass of fine NZ wine and canapés, or a gourmet coffee and a chat with your knowledgeable Kiwi hosts.

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    1/504 Mapara Road, RD 5, Taupo, New Zealand
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Mulligans Open Mic Night Live Music

From: Thu 17th Oct 2019

"There are no strangers, only friends, you haven't met yet." Come up with your Talent, we can provide you our backline & stage. - Musicians, Poets, Ssshhong Writers, Comedians All Players are welcome. Let's Jam, It's ...

Where: Mulligans Bar, Taupo, Lake Taupo
Address: 15 Tongariro Street, Taupo, Lake Taupo

From: 9:00pm on Thursday 17th October 2019
To: 12:00am on Friday 30th October 2020

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From The Inside

From: Thu 14th Nov 2019

Blog – Executive Director, Arts Access Aotearoa Taupō exhibition builds bridge between prison and community. Thu 24 Oct 2019, 04:03 pm I recently attended the opening of From the Inside – Mai i Roto, an ...

Where: Taupo Museum, Taupo, Lake Taupo
Address: 4 Story Place, Taupo, Lake Taupo

From: 10:00am on Thursday 14th November 2019
To: 4:30pm on Monday 16th December 2019

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Aaradhna Taupo

From: Sat 14th Dec 2019

The award-winning Aaradhna is one of the country’s most distinguished singer and songwriters. She’s been a familiar face - and voice - in the local and international scene since featuring on Adeaze’s chart-topping ...

Where: Joshua's Bar, Taupo, Lake Taupo
Address: 281 Spa Rd, Taupo, Lake Taupo

From: 8:30pm on Saturday 14th December 2019
To: 12:30am on Sunday 15th December 2019

Christmas In the Park

Sat 14th Dec 2019

Christmas in the Park, the newly incorporated Taupo McDonald's Santa Parade, along with all the other supporting events are here to give you a meaningful and enjoyable pre-Christmas experience. Think of this as your ...

Where: Riverside Park & Unison Amphitheatre, Taupo, Lake Taupo
Address: Redoubt Street, Taupo, Lake Taupo

From: 1:00pm on Saturday 14th December 2019
To: 6:00pm on Saturday 14th December 2019

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Mitre 10 Mega - Trolley Derby - Brought to You by Taupo Blue

Sat 14th Dec 2019

Mitre 10 Mega and Taupo Blue Light proudly present the competition of the decade at the Taupo Amphitheatre. Purchase your trolleys and racing licences through Mitre 10 Mega, get building and get your race on! More ...

Where: Riverside Park & Unison Amphitheatre, Taupo, Lake Taupo
Address: Redoubt Street, Taupo, Lake Taupo

From: 9:00am on Saturday 14th December 2019
To: 2:00pm on Saturday 14th December 2019

The Taupo Market

From: Sat 5th Jan 2019

The Taupo Market - every Saturday* - morning, rain or shine, ever-changing – with lots of regular favourites. ‘Volcanic’ coffee, pies and fries, pastries and juice, fresh fruit and veggies, free range eggs and ...

Where: Riverside Park & Unison Amphitheatre, Taupo, Lake Taupo
Address: Redoubt Street, Taupo, Lake Taupo

From: 9:00am on Saturday 5th January 2019
To: 1:00pm on Saturday 28th December 2019

Pre-Christmas Buffet

From: Sat 7th Dec 2019

It’s time to start winding up for the end of the year, and what better way than with a casual dinner at our Pre-Christmas Buffet. Enjoy Kiwi Christmas favourites like glazed ham, roast chicken, creative side salads and ...

Where: Wairakei Resort, Taupo, Lake Taupo
Address: State Highway 1, Wairakei, Taupo, Lake Taupo

From: 6:00pm on Saturday 7th December 2019
To: 9:00pm on Sunday 22nd December 2019

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Taupo Santa Cave

From: Sun 15th Dec 2019

The Taupo Santa Cave has a new home at 47 Ruapehu St, just up from Number One Shoes. Visitors will have the opportunity to have their photo taken with the big man in red, and most importantly, let him know what they ...

Where: 47 Ruapehu St, Taupo, Waikato
Address: 47 Ruapehu St

From: 10:00am on Sunday 15th December 2019
To: 2:00pm on Tuesday 24th December 2019

Mulligan's World Famous Quiz Night

From: Tue 22nd Oct 2019

If you are in Taupo on Tuesday - Do not miss this! The World famous Mulligan's Quiz Night in Taupo. Lots of fun. - Pub Quiz - Test you knowledge. - Fun games - Dance on the floor with DJ after quiz. - Food & ...

Where: Mulligans Bar, Taupo, Lake Taupo
Address: 15 Tongariro Street, Taupo, Lake Taupo

From: 9:00pm on Tuesday 22nd October 2019
To: 12:00am on Wednesday 30th December 2020

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Backing Black Cocktail Night and Auction

Fri 20th Dec 2019

Enjoy an evening of entertainment at the Taupo Christmas Classic including • Welcome Drink • Pony 4 Bar • Buffet Dinner • Fundraising Auction • Backing Black Campaign 2020 presentation • Live ...

Where: National Equestrian Centre, Taupo, Lake Taupo
Address: 114 Rapids Rd, Taupo, Lake Taupo

From: 7:00pm on Friday 20th December 2019
To: 11:45pm on Friday 20th December 2019

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