There is no doubt that Lake Taupo boosts some of the most beautiful rivers and streams in the world. Rainbow and Brown Trout fishing is exceptional, an experience seldom seen anywhere else. Guiding trips and charters can be easily arranged for personal tuition or for a large group. By helicopter, boat, or Quad bike, a once in a lifetime moment awaits you!!
The Taupo and Turangi area offers many exciting outdoor adventures. Try gliding, tandem sky diving, rafting, kayaking, sailing, 4-wheel driving (off-road), mountain biking, snow boarding or skiing, abseiling, bungy jumping, a rope assault course, rock climbing, jet boating, parasailing, water skiing, horseback riding, to name a few.
Taupo is at the centre of New Zealand's volcanic plateau. The area contains numerous parks where you can wander among geysers, mud pools, and colourful pink and white terraces formed by the silica in the thermal water.
Tongariro Alpine Crossing
Tongariro National Park, a World Heritage Park and home to three volcanoes and many beautiful hikes, including the Tongariro Alpine Crossing is one of the most spectacular one-day hikes in New Zealand. We are more than happy at Tui Lodge to assist with all aspects of planning your day and enjoying this amazing tourist attraction, a bus pick up service is available from our gate or if you are wanting to use your own vehicle we can transport guests to start of crossing.
Tongariro National Trout Centre
The whole family will enjoy the Tongariro National Trout Centre, with a range of activities for children from fishing events to educational displays, it's worth pencilling into your stay. www.troutcentre.org.nz