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Taupo Highlights Tour - Go Explore Scenic

Go Explore NZ

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An all-inclusive full day (Approx 7 hours) guided tour of the breathtaking Lake Taupo region.

If you have one day in Taupo this is a must, join us as we explore the must do’s and top activities of Lake Taupo.

Taken by your local guide you will experience a tour showcasing the best of the Taupo region complete with amazing sights, good food and great activities.

Each tour includes the top scenic sights of Taupo, a geothermal experience, lunch and nibbles followed by a scenic cruise on the lake to the local Maori rock carvings.

Once booked we will take care of the rest including pick up and drop off from your accommodation or chosen location.

What You'll Get

This is a typical itinerary for this product

Stop At: Go Explore NZ, Taupo New Zealand

Highlights Tour of Taupo

Duration: 6 hours

Stop At: Orakei Korako Cave & Thermal Park, 494 Orakeikorako Road, 3083 New Zealand

Tour of the Geothermal Park

Duration: 1 hour

Stop At: Aratiatia Rapids, Huka Falls Road, Taupo New Zealand

Watch the Aratiatia Dam release

Duration: 30 minutes

Stop At: Huka Honey Hive, 65 Karetoto Road Wairakei Park, Taupo 3384 New Zealand

Honey tasting plus, Honey Mead, Honey Whiskey (Optional)

and other honey products

Learn about bees

Duration: 20 minutes

Stop At: Great Lake Taupo, Lake Terrace, Taupo New Zealand

Scenic boat cruise to the Maori Rock Carvings

Duration: 2 hours

Additional Information

  • Confirmation will be received within 48 hours of booking, subject to availability
  • Wheelchair accessible
  • Most travelers can participate
  • Please advise any specific dietary requirements at time of booking
  • Vegetarian option is available, please advise at time of booking if required
  • Operates in all weather conditions, please dress appropriately
  • This experience requires good weather. If it’s canceled due to poor weather, you’ll be offered a different date or a full refund
  • This is a private tour/activity. Only your group will participate
  • GST (Goods and Services Tax)
  • National Park fees
  • Afternoon tea
  • Beverages
  • Bottled water
  • Food tasting
  • Light refreshments
  • Lunch
  • Snacks
  • All activities
  • Driver/guide
  • Live commentary on board
  • Local guide
  • Professional guide
  • Tour escort/host
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off
  • Transport by air-conditioned minivan
  • Coffee and/or Tea
  • Alcoholic Beverages
  • Entry/Admission - Go Explore NZ
  • Entry/Admission - Orakei Korako Cave & Thermal Park
  • Entry/Admission - Great Lake Taupo

  • Trips are all inclusive.

Departure Point
Traveler pickup is offered
Pick up location to be confirmed when booking - Anywhere in Taupo including airport etc

Departure Time
9:00 AM

6 to 8 hours

Voucher Info
You can present either a paper or an electronic voucher for this activity.

The tour identified in this promotion is made available through Viator. Groupon is not affiliated with or sponsored by the Go Explore NZ in connection with this deal. Please contact Groupon customer service for all inquiries related to this offer. Inquiries placed to Viator will be directed back to Groupon.

This offer is not eligible for promo codes.

The Fine Print

7-day cancellation rights do not apply; no refunds or exchanges permitted. Voucher valid only for date and time listed; may not be exchanged or redeemed for other dates. Purchaser name and phone number must be provided at checkout; this information will be shared with Viator and the tour operator for purposes of order fulfillment. Groupon promo codes may not be used for this offer. Groupon voucher Terms of Sale do not apply. See the tour operators terms and conditions for this offer here. Merchant is solely responsible to purchasers for the care and quality of the advertised Goods and services.