Taupo, New Zealand Hotels
The town of Taupo is located at the edge of Australasia's largest lake. The town serves as a great place for visitors who like to fish, ski Mount Ruapehu and explore the local geothermal phenomena. Some of the most popular attractions 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.
Accommodations in Taupo
There is a range of options for all travelers. The most popular hotel in Taupo is the Huka Lodge, which has been booked 5 times from our Hotels.com verified guests. Our guests also highly recommended Waimahana Apartment 3 in Taupo as it has been reserved 5 times.
Sightseeing in Taupo
- Taupo Bungy
This will be a great activity for thrill seekers and adventurers. Venture into the highest water touch bungy jump in New Zealand. At 47 metres above the Waikato River, this activity is not for the weak of heart. Make sure to admire the stunning views before taking the plunge.
- Taupo Hot Springs
Taupo Hot Springs has activities and amenities that will make adults and children content. Visitors will find cool slides and a children's interactive warm water playground; for the adults, private pools and spa treatments where everyone can relax and enjoy the benefits of the hot mineral pools.
Transportation in Taupo
The Great Lake Taupo region is within a two hour drive of Waitomo Caves to the west, Hamilton to the north, Tauranga to the east and the Ruapehu District to the south. To get around you can use cars, coach buses, taxis or shuttle bus.