Taupo Region Sports & Outdoors

  • Ketetahi Side of the Crossing
    Ketetahi Side of the Crossing
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  • Near the Blue Lake, Tongariro Crossing
    Near the Blue Lake, Tongariro Crossing
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  • 10 minutes after the leader went through
    10 minutes after the leader went through
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Taupo Region Sports & Outdoors

  • Whakapapa Skifield

    Whakapapa Sports & Outdoors

    The skiing is great for all levels at Whakapapa Ski fields. There is a beginners slope for the first and second timers, and more hardcore challenges for those up to it. And those who prefer snowboarding or would like to try it, lessons are offered on site as well. If you prefer a quieter outing, just buy a chair lift pass (without skiis) and enjoy...

  • Turangi Golf Club

    Whakapapa Sports & Outdoors

    Most people head for the ski fields of Whakapapa. However, don't forget your golf clubs, as there is a very pleasant golf course in Turangi, 4km from Lake Taupo on its southern side. It is very near the Tongariro National Park. Golf here is quiet and reasonable in price ($20), as everybody is off skiing. It sometimes snow on the golf course...

  • You haven't lived until you've...

    Tandem Skydiving: not only do you get a free ride in a plane up to 12,000 feet, you also get a great view of the lake, the mountains and Taupo itself! The jump costs $200 though, and for $119 extra you can have the video of the trip down, plus photos taken bythe camera-person who is falling beside you!


Taupo Region Hotels

Top Taupo Region Hotels

Turangi Hotels
1 Review - 9 Photos
Tongariro National Park Hotels
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Lake Taupo Hotels
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Mount Ruapehu Hotels
5 Reviews - 28 Photos
Taupo (town) Hotels
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