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Lake Taupo Cruises


Offering scheduled daily cruises to the world famous Māori Rock Carvings with the iconic replica steamboat Ernest Kemp, or something more private with luxury charters aboard the Regal Flyer showcasing the amazing Lake Taupō.

Take a relaxing tour to the world famous Mine Bay Māori Rock Carvings aboard the Ernest Kemp; or book a private charter onboard Regal Flyer or Top Cat to view some of our stunning bays. Our charter boats are suitable for corporate functions, entertaining family and friends, birthday celebrations and weddings. The various vessels are suitable for groups of 1-75 people. Our professional team offer a range of fun activities you can include in your charter from stand up paddle boarding to Jet skis, to make sure you get the most out of your experience!

Opening times

Business hours
Months of operation
All Year


$35 - $46 (Adult)
$15 - $25 (Child)
+64 21 669 139
Physical address:
Lake Taupo Cruises
Lake Taupo Cruises, Taupo, 65 Redoubt Street, Taupo, Taupō, New Zealand
Taupo Marina
Taupō Town
New Zealand