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Interactive Prawn Park with Prawn Fishing in Taupo
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Interactive Prawn Park with Prawn Fishing in Taupo
from $20.64*
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New Zealand's only Prawn Fishing Park. Located just 5 minutes from Taupo and offering hours of entertainment for people of all ages. Experience the thrill of landing the fiesty prawn at Hook-a-Prawn Fishing, enjoy the delight of hand feeding, baby...more
Suggested duration: 2-3 hours
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Karetoto Road | Wairakei Tourist Park, Lake Taupo, Taupo 3330, New Zealand
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+64 7-374 8474
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Perfect family outing - although not cheap. Introductory tour was interesting and informative. Loved the bush walk - especially when the jet boat went past up the river. Plenty of variety of activities for young and old. Souvenirs expensive - same tee shirts at Auckland...More

Thank Leigh G
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Great prawns and nice selection of drinks, stopped by for lunch after Huka Falls Waitress was friendly and attentive, bit pricey but I love prawns

Thank HelenQM
Reviewed 1 week ago

Kids had a blast even better when they caught a prawn once you figured out the trick to catching them good family day out

Thank Waiterimu
Reviewed 1 week ago

This was one time when I was glad to have read some reviews to guide my meal choice. Mt meal was nice but 2 of our 4 diners were disappointed. We decided not to do the tour because the prawn fishing was unavailable and there...More

Thank kathrine909
Reviewed 1 week ago

I have visited Taupo a number of times in recent years but never made it to the Prawn Park. Why I have not I cannot now understand. A small group of us "elderly" types decided to visit it in late October - wow , I...More

Thank John H
Reviewed 1 week ago

You can spend the day out here with the kids. Lots of fun fishing for prawns.The restaurant serves up a 500grm giant prawn fest. great service and food.

Thank Yvonne M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Our family had a fun few hours here. The fishing was slooooooow (we only saw one prawn caught the whole time we were here) but the kids loved the pedal boats, feeding the trout, dodging the water on the obstacle course etc The kids would...More

Thank bronvds
Prawn101, Guest Relations Manager at Huka Prawn Park, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

We're so glad that you and your family had a great day with us. We really appreciate your feedback and review. We hope you visit again. Many thanks, Stacey

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This place is just nuts who thinks of making a park out of Prawns 🦐 it’s just a must visit to say you have been to the nuttiest place

Thank Stewart C
Prawn101, Guest Relations Manager at Huka Prawn Park, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Haha thanks Stewart, we're all a little nutty at the Prawn Park, sure is worth the visit :-) Many thanks, Stacey

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Came here with the kids (aged 9 &7) and we had a blast. At $75 for a family pass I wouldn't say it was cheap but there's a surprising amount of activities that are included. We loved the pedal boats and the trail that included...More

Thank Stu T
Prawn101, Guest Relations Manager at Huka Prawn Park, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thanks Stu for the awesome review, my favourite part of the park is the activity loop, all the quirky interactive activities watching the kids explore good fun! We hope you and your family visit again. Many thanks, Stacey

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We have done this activity a couple of years ago with kids and friends and absolutely loved it and were keen to to it again. However we were shocked at the increase in price. Perhaps locals get it cheaper/free - for the overseas tourists though...More

Thank Malcolm O
Prawn101, Guest Relations Manager at Huka Prawn Park, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thanks for the feedback Malcolm we use all feedback at the round table for discussion. I will be sure to pass the positive feedback onto our lovely Restaurant staff too, we're glad they looked after you well on your visit. Many thanks, Stacey

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supitchayah
July 11, 2018|
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Response from Prawn101 | Property representative |
Yes absolutely!
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Helena V
May 1, 2018|
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Response from Prawn101 | Property representative |
Hi Helena, It's like any fishing there's a knack to it - some people catch a couple and others catch plenty. What you catch is yours to keep - no extra charge. Hope to see you soon.
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Tallpeople4
August 10, 2017|
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Response from Prawn101 | Property representative |
Yes they are all included. Sorry for the late reply!
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