Lake Taupo

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Taupo is a resort town at the north east end of Lake Taupo, New Zealand's largest lake. The lake and its tributary streams and rivers are stocked with large fighting rainbow and brown trout that make for a great catch when you are out fishing.

Taupo offers a wide range of attractions and tours that are great for all ages and interests. From tours that let you visit some iconic natural attractions, see the north island National Parks or let you enjoy some good quality outdoor fun, like skiing on Mount Ruapehu or trout fishing on Lake Taupo. From seeing the country side by horseback, motor bike, luxury coach or maybe even cruising down one of the rivers in a kayak, canoe or jet boat, there are a range of choices in which you can take your pick from.Taupo is only a short drive from Rotorua where you can visit one of the worlds most active geothermal regions.

Some places that are located within Taupo that are well worth a visit is the Taupo Museum, Ora Garden, Huka Falls, the Volcanic Activity Centre as well as the Tongariro Trout Centre. Great for all ages, everyone will love taking a trip to anyone of these outstanding attractions. The indoor rock wall is a fabulous option, along with the stunning aquatic facilities at the AC Baths. There is always plenty to do come rain or shine with a variety of options in all seasons.

Within Taupo you will be overwhelmed with the amount of amazing accommodation establishment that there are on offer. From hotels, motels, B&B's, lodges, self contained apartments and fantastic caravan parks where you pitch a tent or set up your motor home, there is bound to the right place for your to call home for your trip to this exciting location.

Your holiday can be filled to the brim with an array of things to see and do, or perhaps you would like to just kick back and completely relax! Well you have come to the right place, as it is here that you can really soak up the laid back lifestyle and easy going ways of the locals. Relax and enjoy a drink in one of the pubs or bars, maybe a quiet cup of coffee in a nice little café or even a mouth watering meal at one of the dining venues located all throughout this great city. The choices are simply endless when you are trying to decide what to do!

So why don't you come and discover why Taupo in New Zealand, is such a desirable holiday location for yourself, and you will immediately realise why thousands of people travel to the destination each year!