Activities and Attractions / Taupo

Taupo Bungy - AJ Hackett Bungy NZlink

Sonya Warne
+64 7 3765682
+64 27 277 8835
Groups and Free Independent Travelers

Toes over the edge, you’re about to leap from NZ’s only cliff-top Bungy. The cantilever platform positions you high out and over the crystal clear waters of the Waikato River – where you can jump solo or tandem with a friend. Choose to be dunked or go dry, however you take the plunge, this is an adrenalin-fuelled thrill you’ll never forget.

SAFETY COMES FIRST – ALWAYS. This experience is owned and operated by AJ Hackett Bungy New Zealand, we’ve been doing Bungy and other adventurous stuff for 30 years and our crew is the most experienced in the world. Our impeccable safety record puts your safety and wellbeing first. That’s why we will NEVER compromise on safety.

Complimentary transport available.

Activities and Attractions / Taupo

Taupo Swing - AJ Hackett Bungy NZlink

Sonya Warne
+64 7 3765682
+64 27 277 8835
Groups and Free Independent Travelers

Experience the fun and thrills of the Taupo Swing – an exhilarating giant swing over the Waikato River. With speeds of up to 70kph, this full-on ride will have you soaring through the air before swooping out across the river. Swing solo – or with a friend, either way it’s something you’ll want to do again, and again, and again……

SAFETY COMES FIRST – ALWAYS. This experience is owned and operated by AJ Hackett Bungy New Zealand, we’ve been doing Bungy and other adventurous stuff for 30 years and our crew is the most experienced in the world. Our impeccable safety record puts your safety – and wellbeing – first. That’s why we will NEVER compromise on safety.

Complimentary transport available.

Activities and Attractions / Taupo

Sail Fearlesslink

Jessica Nesbitt
+64 22 697 1586
Groups and Free Independent Travelers
German

Choose the ecofriendly way and sail to the famous Māori Rock Carvings. Just relax and sunbathe or get involved in hoisting the sails and manning the helm of our unique, pirate flagged sailing boat. This is the perfect fun and adventurous sailing trip for the whole family to discover the fascinating cultural landmark of Lake Taupō. With the most experienced sailing skipper on the lake as captain and the crew working on the lake for many years you are in good hands.
Get away from the crowds and enjoy this more intimate cruise option with a maximum of only 18 passengers.
The trip includes a swimming stop in summer (weather dependent) – we offer the longest swim stop out of any company on the lake.

Activities and Attractions / Taupo

Kindred Spiritlink

Jessica Nesbitt
+64 22 697 1586
Groups and Free Independent Travelers
German

Experience the beauty of a scenic sailing tour to the Māori Rock Carvings, one of the most extraordinary contemporary carvings in the world.
Escape from hectic life for a while and enjoy the breathtaking views around. Listen to our experienced skippers and learn about the history of the lake. Give the crew a hand or just snuggle under some blankets and enjoy the wide selection of drinks. This tour is ideal for everyone with the desire to cruise in superior comfort with a bit more luxury.
As Kindred Spirit offers a faster sailing experience, you will have more time to enjoy the carvings or to take a dip and swim in the crystal-clear waters of the largest freshwater lake in Australasia.

Activities and Attractions / Taupo

Skydive Taupolink

Sarah Officer
+64 21 475 934
+64 21 475 934
Groups and Free Independent Travelers
Mandarin, Japanese, French, Spanish, Korean
Adventure Activity registered

With our expert tandem instructors, you'll jump out of our pink aircraft from 12,000, 15,000 or 18,500 feet and into an incredible freefall of 200km/h over one of the world's most stunning dropzones. You can see from the East to the West Coast; from White Island to Taranaki; the gorgeous Tongariro National Park and the clear waters of Lake Taupo. Surrounded by snow tipped peaks, and the clean fresh blue of Lake Taupo, you'll slow from freefall into a safe controlled landing. Skydive Taupo have a great range of photos and video options to choose from and your footage is professionally edited. We offer a FREE pick up in our Skydive Taupo limousine and a FREE return shuttle service from Rotorua.

Activities and Attractions / Taupo

Crafty TROUT Brewerylink

Rebecca Draper-Kidd
+64 7 929 8570
+64 210 2784 543
Groups and Free Independent Travelers

Crafty TROUT Brewery is the world first app-based micro brewery & part of the award winning Smartbrew family with 30 breweries around the globe.
Our Brewery Tour is a personalized all weather option aimed at both educating and entertaining, taking you on a journey through all things related to Craft Beer & the brewing process. Everything is tactile and during the tour you will be seeing, touching, smelling & tasting.
Included in the tour is a 4-beer tasting rack in our Austrian inspired bar above the brewery as well as some tasters from what is in-process during the brewery tour. 14 options on tap to chose from with a majority being Gluten Free.

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Accommodation / Taupo

Suncourt Hotel & Conference Centrelink

Chloe VanderSlik or Nadia Graham
+6473788265
Groups and Free Independent Travelers
Hotel

Suncourt Hotel, with our fabulous onsite restaurant Lake Bistro offers magnificent Lake and Mountain views and is only a short stroll away from Taupō’s buzzing town centre and the beautiful lakefront. This recently refurbished Qualmark 4 star rated property offers 24 hour reception, swimming pool and a hot soak pool. 40 of our 52 accommodation rooms capturing the magnificent lake and mountain views, free WiFi and Sky Guest Select are available in every room. The Hotel has a variety of room types to suit your needs, whether you are planning a family trip or a romantic mini break. Taupo is home to some of New Zealand’s best scenery, activities and experiences.

Accommodation / Taupo

Wairakei Resort Taupolink

Hotel
187

Wairakei Resort Taupo offers excellent service, tranquil accommodation and exceptional leisure facilities set amid the forested slopes of the Wairakei Thermal Valley.
The original resort was first constructed in the late 19th century when travellers were drawn to the region by the same therapeutic hot springs and dramatic scenery that continue to bring visitors here today.
Wairakei Resort now provides guests with comfortable hotel rooms and villa accommodation, exquisite dining options, a well-stocked fitness centre, a 9-hole golf course, tennis on floodlit courts, two geothermally heated swimming pools and six outdoor hot tubs, all just minutes from Taupo’s city centre.

Accommodation / Taupo

Braxmerelink

Natasha Whitcombe
+64 7 386 6449
+64 27 427 2963
Groups and Free Independent Travelers
Apartment
10
40

Braxmere offers 10 apartments on the lake edge. A quiet, quaint property with an on-site restaurant. All apartments are 1 bedroom with bathroom and kitchen-living facilities.
BBQs available, cook your own meals, dine in the restaurant or enjoy room service.
Spacious grounds that touch the lake, a private jetty and a private boat ramp for guests.

Activities and Attractions / Taupo

Adrift Tongarirolink

Stewart Barclay
+64 7 892 2751
Groups and Free Independent Travelers
Adventure Activity registered

We are an outdoor adventure company specialising in guided adventures through the Tongariro & Whanganui National Parks including the famed Tongariro Alpine Crossing. We are a personal & professional organisation that can tailor our guided adventures to suit your clients' individual needs from 2 hour walks to full-day adventures. We have vast experience in working with people of all ages & abilities. All tours depart from our base, in National Park Village or we can pick up from Taupo, Turangi & Ohakune for a surcharge. We are the only guiding operation that has its own shop, café, bathrooms & retail, this is also for safety reasons and to ensure clients have the appropriate gear & clothing.