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Nau mai, haere mai. Welcome to Taupo.

This is Taupo. The heart of Aotearoa New Zealand’s beautiful North Island.

At the centre of our region is sparkling Lake Taupo, the great inland sea of New Zealand. As you travel around the lake, you will find every landscape you can imagine. Snow-blanketed winter ski fields and alpine deserts. Ancient forests alive with birdsong. Trout-filled rivers and the thundering Huka Falls. Steaming geothermal valleys with rejuvenating hot springs. Three towering volcanoes in the awesome and otherworldly landscape of Tongariro National Park.

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Packages and deals

Come together in a safe way to reconnect with loved ones, reunite with your passions and rediscover the central North Island with these amazing packages and deals.

Create new memories right in the heart of this place

Multi day trip

Escape to New Zealand’s Central North Island, 7-day itinerary

From stunning white sand surf beaches teaming with marine wildlife, to the rich history and ancient lands of New Zealand's indigenous people, steaming geothermal valleys to world-renowned wineries and dining, the Central North Island offers an exceptional holiday like no other. 

Multi day trip

Ultimate 3-day mountain bike escape 

Multi day trip

7 days of family fun in Taupo 

Multi day trip

3-day Central North Island road trip 

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