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Taupo Bungy

202 Spa Road, Taupo 3330, New Zealand
+64-7-377 1135
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Ranked #15 of 43 Activities in Taupo
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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Type: Tours
Activities: Bungee jumping
Owner description: The North Island's most popular bungy jump is a real blast. For an exhilarating experience why not try a water touch? We specialise in getting people... more » Owner description: The North Island's most popular bungy jump is a real blast. For an exhilarating experience why not try a water touch? We specialise in getting people wet, whether you'd rather a hand splash or full body dunk, we endeavour to deliver a refreshing adventure. « less
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 24, 2014 NEW

I have to admit that I was in two minds about doing my first ever jump at Taupo Bungy after reading some of the bad reviews on here about the staff. However, I'm pleased to say I was pleasantly surprised. I was the only one there at the time and my friend didn't want to do it - so I... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 22, 2014 NEW via mobile

Apparently I scream like a girl when I did the Bungy jump but the staff had a good laugh and this was excellent. In my opinion it's more of an adrenalin hit than a parachute jump. Love it and want to do it again. Extremely professional and safety conscious staff. Cannot fault it in any way.

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed October 19, 2014 NEW

It looks like i had the same staff aa Pltoo821. 1 friendly female receptionist and 2 guys on the platform where you jump. Taupo bungy makes advertisement with #highest water touch in nz#. I told the whole staff before the jump that i want to touch the water as far as possible.  Therefore i jumped only in my swimming trunks... More

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sonya W, Director of Sales at Taupo Bungy, responded to this review

Hi Marcel, Thank you for your feedback. I am sorry to hear you did not enjoy your bungy jump with us recently. It is a shame you were not able to get the water touch you so definitely wanted, the reasons for which are as follows: The river levels change constantly and are sometimes very low; our bungy cords are... More

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed October 18, 2014

I've done my first ever bungy jump with Taupo Bungy sometimes ago. In my opinion the staffs of Taupo Bungy could have made it more enjoyable. They are unfriendly and rather rude during my whole bungy experience. Happy that I've met my personal milestone to do a bungy jump but the experience could have been better.

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sonya W, Director of Sales at Taupo Bungy, responded to this review

Hi pltoo821, Thank you for your feedback. I am sorry to hear you were not impressed with the level of customer service our staff provided you when you visited us last year. We have worked very hard to obtain and maintain wonderful staff that look after our customers. I hope that if you ever visit us again, you will come... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 12, 2014

That was my 3rd jump in Taupo Bungy. It is located in a such beautiful place, that just a visit is worth. If you have stomach, do it! Safe place, friendly staff, good photos & video quality. I could not touch the water this time, but next time I will!

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 9, 2014

Love the excitement when I fall. He didn't really push me. I jump on my own. The video was quick but do double check for your video when you get to the hostel as my friend's video got mixed up with someone else's. But they were kind enough to bring the correct video to our hostel (rainbow lodge) on the... More

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Sydney, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 3, 2014

We did a tandem bungy as we were too petrified of going alone! The staff were fantastic, making jokes, giving us tips and overall creating a great atmosphere. we had to wait 20min to jump which added to the nervousness of it all. on the jump platform we didnt realise they were filming so the video is pretty hilarious, it... More

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Chester, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 1, 2014

Loved this, we did the tandem canyon swing. Lots of fun and can be done in the rain too so you don't have to worry about the weather.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 18, 2014

I bungee jumped for the first time today from Taupo Bungy and had a great time. What an experience! A beautiful view and obviously a lot of fun and fear all mixed together. The staff were friendly both at the top and bottom of the jump. There was no one behind me but it still went quickly, the jump instructor... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 17, 2014

I'd never bungy jumped before and after having a look down form the platform I still wasn't sure about it. I walked in to ask the staff how the bungy process and pulley system works to the guys casual saying "Well you'll sign a couple forms, pay, weigh you strap, you up and then your good to jump :-D Here's... More

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