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Taupo's Floatplane

Lake Front Boat Harbour, Taupo, New Zealand
+64 7-378 7500
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A FABULOUS EXPERIENCE!

We were encouraged to take this trip by Casey from #greatlaketaupo and we are so glad we took his... read more

Reviewed October 9, 2016
LJW221
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Sydney, Australia
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Best scenic flight ever!

What an amazing scenic experience with an extraordinary pilot and guide. George's knowledge about... read more

Reviewed October 9, 2016
Michelle W
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Lake Front Boat Harbour, Taupo, New Zealand
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Reviewed October 9, 2016 via mobile

We were encouraged to take this trip by Casey from #greatlaketaupo and we are so glad we took his advice. The flight was a once in a lifetime experience and George our pilot was so passionate about the area and was a wealth of local...More

Thank LJW221
Neil K, General Manager at Taupo's Floatplane, responded to this review

Sorry glad you enjoyed your float plane experience. Thank you so much for taking the time to review us. Hope the yest of your week around our Great Lake went well.

Reviewed October 9, 2016 via mobile

What an amazing scenic experience with an extraordinary pilot and guide. George's knowledge about the area was outstanding and enriched the experience even more. All I can say is - don't miss it.

Thank Michelle W
Reviewed October 5, 2016 via mobile

20 minute seaplane ride over Lake Taupo and the falls which we enjoyed however we flew past the Maori carving too fast

Thank Joy K
Reviewed October 3, 2016

This is a great way to see Taupo & surrounding areas. George the pilot was very friendly & helpful. The kids loved the flight. Seeing all of the attractions from the air & then the ground made the holiday more exciting.

Thank Mike S
Reviewed September 20, 2016

Came to this attraction to take 6 adults and 2 kids aged 2 and 4 on the plane. the pilot handed us the pamphlet which we had picked up 4 days prior on route to rotorua and we mentioned the kids and he said the...More

Thank lilb044
Reviewed August 11, 2016 via mobile

Brilliant tour over the lake. The pilot was really informative and the flight itself brilliant fun. Thoroughly enjoyed this experience.

Thank Samfarmer84
Reviewed August 3, 2016

We loved the idea of this so much that we emailed ahead and asked to do two of the package together back-to-back on the same day. So our total flight time lasted for about an hour, we also had around 2 hours to explore Orakei...More

Thank evelynode
Neil K, Manager at Taupo's Floatplane, responded to this review

Thank you so much for the great review. If you would like to post some photos on our facebook page thta would be great. Neil

Reviewed June 9, 2016

Having walked between two of the volcanos the day before, we took the Taupo Floatplane one-hour flight over all three volcanos. A very special experience, which added to the excitement of being on the mountains the day before. George was an excellent pilot, very informative...More

Thank Ziek1986
Neil K, Manager at Taupo's Floatplane, responded to this review

Hi Ziek, Thank you for your comments. So glad you enjoyed the experience.

Reviewed April 27, 2016

This trip is unforgettable, we had a beautiful calm day strolled down to the lake and they fitted us in straight away. Will never forget the experience the views the feeling of being in such a small plane very exciting

Thank Lyndyg53
Reviewed April 10, 2016

We had a very enjoyable flight over the lake to view the mountains, to see the volcano glacier and Tongariro crossing. Neil provided a commentary about all that we could see. The take off, landing and flight were very smooth. Definitely an activity to add...More

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evelynode
Is there any parking for camper vans nearby please?
May 5, 2016|
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Response from HughCondron | Reviewed this property |
Absolutely. Taupo is very much geared up for camper van parking and you should have no problems.
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