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Great Lake Taupo

Lake Terrace, Taupo, New Zealand
+64 800 525 382
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“lake taupo” (58 reviews)
“trout fishing” (10 reviews)
“black swans” (5 reviews)
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Lake Terrace, Taupo, New Zealand
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+64 800 525 382
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Reviewed 1 week ago

There's a multitude of things to do and see in Taupo both in and around the lake. It is huge and is the centrepiece of the North Island, surrounded by the big volcanoes. You do have to be prepared for all sorts of weather there....More

Thank milliesmum2016
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Taupo is very popular year round. It is about 5 hours drive from either north from Wellington or south from Auckland. Taupo is famous for its trout fishing, yachting, water skiing, and holidaying throughout the year. In the winter, Taupo is close enough to go...More

Thank KiwiTesse
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Reviewed 1 week ago

If your in New Zealand Taupo is a must with the lake to swim in over summer and the mountains only 1hour 15 to go skiing in winter what more could you want.

Thank Tracey M
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Reviewed 1 week ago

No matter what season or time of day Lake Terrace is visited, it's always picture perfect with plenty of photo opportunities. Great walking, cycling, jogging and leisurly enjoying Taupo from here. It is a must do when visiting.

Thank brianjudyham
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Wonderful place to visit with lovely views and things to do .plenty of motels to stay in most with views of the lake.

Thank dave c
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Amazing sight and so calming to sit and just look, especially with a loved one. Too cold to swim when I was there but my husband and I have decided it is well worth a trip back in the summer so we can fully enjoy...More

Thank Mrs_Wgtn_Dickson
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The captain new his lake and pointed out places of interest, the provision of self-serve tea/coffee or hot chocolate added to the relaced ambiance. We had quite a calm day for our trip to the Mauri rock carvings and on arrival the captain explained the...More

Thank Dave B
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Lake Taupo is an amazing lake. Although I would not choose to swim in it in winter, there is still plenty of fun to be had. It is best in summer in my opinion

Thank Martin0NZ
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

spent a week at Taupo 3 days staying at the NZMCA park over the other 2 days at 5 mile bay did the usual walk about and bike riding ( own e.bikes ) and we always keep finding new places to visit and see.

Thank billjohnson291
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Good for evening walk and photo opportunities. Staying close to the lake you can capture sunrise and sunset.

Thank ABJTraveller
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Jwenad
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Response from Punit M | Reviewed this property |
There are plenty of spots, using google maps plot Taupo to Omori and you will find that it follows the lake and plenty of options for photos etc The challenge you have is, to ensure you are close by to shops etc and for... More
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