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Enjoy two mineral pools, three hydroslides, children’s water play-ground, private pools and day spa.
Cruise, sail or kayak to this extraordinary contemporary artwork towering 14m above Lake Taupō. Daily trips are available.
View bees, taste honey, mead and ice cream, and be tempted by an impressive array of 100% pure NZ honey and unique gifts.
Taupō’s newest indoor entertainment centre. A must-do for the young adventurer and the young at heart. Tenpin bowling, trampolines, Ninja course, arcade, indoor playground, cafe and pizza bar!
Confinement Escape Rooms - Taupō has 4 exciting rooms. Each room has a unique theme, storyline and clues that will keep you wondering what lies ahead as you work your way through each space solving clues. Rooms accommodate 2 - 8 players.
Experience the thunder of the Huka Falls close-up onboard a purpose-built riverboat. Scheduled daily cruises, rain or shine.
Relax in the thermal and therapeutic waters of the Tokaanu Stream. Outdoor and private pools available. Perfect for the whole family.
This locally owned cinema complex features five picture theatres and a quaint lounge cinema. Check online for session times.
Indoor pool complex featuring four heated pools with a 25m lane pool, learners' and toddlers’ pools and a new aquatic climbing wall.
Home to a myriad of fun and interactive activities including a giant maze, LEGO display, discovery centre and mini golf. Suitable for all ages.
Discover beautiful bays and secret fishing spots with your own private fishing tour on Lake Taupō. No experience is necessary.
This quirky Austrian-themed Bier Kafe offers beer tastings, meals and a giftware shop.
Leap from the only cliff-top bungy in the country or try the swing, solo or tandem, above the aquamarine waters of the Waikato River.
Bathe in mineral and silica enriched thermal pools uniquely situated below magnificent silica terraces and waterfall. Adults only.
Explore boutique shopping in Taupō’s town centre. Covered footpaths with designer boutiques, specialty shops, outdoor stores, jewellers and more.
Embrace the rainy day by embarking on an intriguing exploration of the bubbling mineral pools and sputtering mud pots at Craters of the Moon or the Orakei Korako Cave & Geothermal Park. The rising steam will cocoon you in its comforting warmth as it billows from the earth's vents, making it a cozy and memorable adventure, rain or shine.
The Cave beckons you to experience top-of-the-line PC VR technology, spacious play areas, and awe-inspiring virtual worlds. Step into alternate realities, explore uncharted realms, and make your rainy day unforgettable. The Cave - your gateway to boundless entertainment on a wet day in Taupō.
The AC Baths is a thermally heated, all-weather, family-friendly pool complex with a cafe and hydroslides.
Discover the heritage of local iwi Ngāti Tūwharetoa, view a 15m waka crafted from a single log, discover changing exhibitions and shop for unique gifts.
Soothe your body and soul with a massage, facial or beauty treatment at one of the many luxurious and award-winning beauty salons and day spas.
When the rain graces the Taupō region, explore the region's artistic treasures. Our charming towns are adorned with galleries, gift shops, artist studios, and exclusive design stores that showcase a unique collection of furniture, homewares, and handcrafted wonders.
Dip your toes in an area of natural geothermal activity at Taharepa Reserve or dig in the sand to create small hot pools.
Pack your picnic basket, a bottle of wine or cheeseboard, and head out on Lake Taupō in your own eco-friendly doughnut boat. The electric engine boats are covered with open sides, seat up to six and are very easy to use, cruising up to five knots.
Thanks to an ever-growing range of restaurants, cafes and other culinary options, no-one need visit the region’s galleries or glass blowers or painters on an empty stomach. Learn more about the stunning food and art offerings in this part of New Zealand.