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Address: Taupo, New Zealand
Activities: Fishing
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Taupo Adventure Combo: Jet Boat Ride, Helicopter Flight, Scenic...

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Tranquility

A very worth place to visit. Spend 3 or 4 days here. Nice scenary with lot of activities to do, land, water, sky, just name it. Read the history of this place makes you deeply... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed May 18, 2015
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Sepang, Malaysia
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Sepang, Malaysia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 18, 2015

A very worth place to visit. Spend 3 or 4 days here. Nice scenary with lot of activities to do, land, water, sky, just name it. Read the history of this place makes you deeply blend with taupo. Trust me, you won't regret to come here.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 11, 2015

beautiful lake. great accommodation. Beautiful place. Dont forget to go to the must-see Huka Falls. Amazing..Just amazing waterfalls, the water so clean it turns turquoise!

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Hong Kong
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 10, 2015

We stayed right on the lake in Hatepe, which is slightly out of the main town, and we had such a wonderful experience here. Lake Taupo is a great location to explore the surrounding area, there is plenty to do, all within a relatively short drive. Give yourself at least 3-4 nights to explore everything it has to offer.

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Auckland, Auckland, New Zealand
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 18, 2015

Even though it was a bit drizzly we had a great time - very enlightening information about Lake Taupo. Our Skipper was excellent and anyone visiting Taupo should do this cruise out to the Maori Rock Carvings Carvings. A full 2 hours of great scenery and information.

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Cheltenham, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 9, 2015

Beautiful scenery over the lake. We got a motel looking over the lake with the mountains as a backdrop. Stunning

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 4, 2015

The Great Lake is just stunning. It's beautiful on every angle and there are a few stops on the way, do take a break from your driving and enjoy the refreshing breeze from the lake. Great place to chill and relax.

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Pulborough, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 23, 2015

Just loved this lake. We stayed in a freedon site right on the lake edges. Quite crowded with other campervans but very friendly. Our trip around the lake with our onward journey was beautiful. A must see in NZ

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Cupertino, California
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 20, 2015

A beautiful lake with the snow capped mountain in the background! We spent the night at the Millennium Hotel with a lake front room, it was breathtakingly beautiful at dawn and at sunset! A walk around the lake after breakfast is super nice, and you can watch people doing all kinds of water sports on the lake. you will never... More 

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India
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 18, 2015

my pics shall speak. so unreal and awesome.. water so good and clear that I drank it from the lake.. that says a lot to it..

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Ballarat, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 17, 2015

We had this spot chosen for us by our holiday club and we were so glad to have such a relaxing place to spend a weeks holiday in North Island, New Zealand. This place is also popular with the locals who also choose this place for their vacations. There is lots of activities for all ages such as visiting the... More 

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