Planning a trip to Taupō?

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On Our Doorstep / April 1, 2023

Planning a trip to Taupō?

On Our Doorstep

Planning a trip to Taupō?

Planning a trip to Taupō, New Zealand can be an exciting experience, with plenty of activities and attractions to enjoy. Here are some steps to help you plan your trip:

  1. Determine the best time to visit: Taupo can be visited all year round, but the best time to go really depends on your preferences. The summer months (December to February) are warm and sunny, while winter (June to August) can be cold but great for skiing. The shoulder seasons of spring (September to November) and fall (March to May) can offer milder weather and fewer crowds.

  2. Book your accommodations: Follow the link here to see our room types.  It’s a good idea to book in advance, especially during peak season.

  3. Plan your activities: Taupō is known for its stunning scenery and outdoor activities. Some popular things to do include hiking, fishing, boating, and hot springs. You can also visit Huka Falls, take a scenic flight over Lake Taupō, or visit the Maori rock carvings.

  4. Rent a car: Taupō is a great place to explore by car, and renting a vehicle will give you the freedom to explore the area at your own pace.

  5. Consider a guided tour: If you prefer to have a more structured experience, there are several guided tours available in Taupō, such as a Maori cultural experience or a scenic tour of the region.

  6. Pack appropriately: Depending on the time of year you’re visiting, you may need to pack warm layers, rain gear, or sunscreen and a hat. Be sure to check the weather forecast before you leave.

With these tips, you can plan a memorable trip to Taupō, New Zealand.