The town of Taupo sits at the edge of Australasia’s largest lake. Local attractions include trout fishing, skiing, and geothermal parks.Beautiful Lake Taupo is actually a huge volcano with a fiery history. The lakeside town of Taupo provides a base for visitors who love to fish for trout, ski Mount Ruapehu and explore the local geothermal phenomena. Popular Taupo experiences include Huka Falls, geothermal walks, a prawn farm, lake cruises, New Zealand’s first public cable wakeboarding park and guided kayak expeditions to see the rock carvings at Mine Bay. Taupo is a fantastic region for year-round mountain biking, with the recent completion of the Great Lake Trail. Along with cycling, there’s excellent hiking and golf opportunities.

1/2 Day Fly Fishing

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You will be collected from  your accommodation in Taupo by 4×4 vehicle for half day guided fly fishing (4 hours including travel time) for a morning or afternoon experience.  Transport, waders, licences and fishing tackle are all included.

From $568 per person

Scenic Cruise

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Departures at 10.30am Monday- Sat and 1.30pm  daily for a 1.5 hour scenic cruise. View Maori Rock Carvings and other historical points of interest on the Lake.  Summer months December – February additional 5pm cruise.  (Antipasto platters available for purchase on this cruise.)  An excellent commentary is given and informative video shown.  Complimentary Tea/Coffee and homemade muffin.

From $42 per person

Mount Tauhara Half Day Hike

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This is an uphill walk climbing to the summit of Mt Tauhara (1088m) through mixed forest.  This mountain is a complex volcano last active 30,000 years ago.  The view from the summit is magnificent on a clear day.  Walk time 3 hrs, Travel 40mins return.  Medium – high level of fitness required.