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Taupo Holidays

Stunning, welcoming and cultural

Top 5 things to do in Taupo

  1. Explore an active geothermal area of mud pools, craters and steaming vents
  2. Drive around the famous 'Volcanic Loop' highway to see Mt Ruapehu, Mt Tongariro and Mt Ngauruhoe
  3. Take a jet boat or river cruise to the foot of Huka Falls
  4. Bungee jump off a platform over the Waikato River
  5. Catch rainbow or brown trout on Lake Taupo or go fly-fishing with a local guide

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Prices correct as at 6pm on 19 Mar 2018. Please call for final price.

Huka Lodge


Half Board from €1,185 per person per night

With a fantastic reputation as a world-class boutique hotel, Huka Lodge is a popular choice for those looking to experience the very best of this area of stunning wilderness.

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Northern Explorer Tour

7 nights from €1,649 per person

A seven night tour encompassing the North Island's most impressive sights with everything from metropolitan cities, awe-inspiring national parks and unique cultural experiences.

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Northern Discovery Tour

7 nights from €1,999 per person

Explore the North Island's household names in this seven night tour, beginning in Auckland and ending in Wellington.

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Festive Season Tour

15 nights from €3,549 per person

Celebrate Christmas and the New Year in style with an amazing 15-night luxury coach tour from Christchurch to Auckland. Including beautiful cruises, a trip to Rotorua, and a rail trip on the TranzAlpine.

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Oreti Village Resort


from €99 per person per night

Oreti Village Resort sits on the beautiful southern shore of Lake Taupo, offering luxurious self-contained apartments perfect for a romantic holiday with your partner.

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Explore the Beauty of Taupo

An adrenalin-fuelled town which sits on the north-eastern shores of a lake of the same name, Taupo provides visitors with some of the most beautiful scenery in the region. The people here are incredibly friendly and there’s a brilliant local culture that makes this region really interesting to explore.

From the moment you set foot in Taupo, you'll see the evidence of the volcanic history of this area and the natural attractions it provides.

The geothermal attractions are one of the most interesting features of this area – from mud pools to some of the largest silica terraces in the world, the landscape is fascinating.

There are plenty of other special experiences to be enjoyed here too, from walking to the Huka Falls to golfing at Wairakei and kayaking to the Maori carvings at Mine Bay.

Lake Taupo is a fantastic spot for fly-fishing, as well as boating, white water rafting and numerous other water-based activities, where you’ll be able to combine adrenalin-inducing adventure with sensational surroundings.

Why visit Taupo?

  • Lake Taupo is arguably the biggest draw to this area and with good reason – as New Zealand’s largest freshwater lake, it’s a sight to behold
  • Adrenalin junkies will love the vast array of activities on the menu, from white water rafting to jet boarding and biking
  • The Huka Falls can be found just north of the lake and are a much-visited attraction
  • Fishing enthusiasts will love Taupo – it’s renowned for the activity and is one of the last true wild trout fisheries in the world
  • This geothermal area has geysers, steaming thermal lakes and bubbling mud pools, so it’s great for exploring

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