Surrounded by stunning volcanoes, bush clad mountains and a spectacular landscape lies the largest freshwater lake in New Zealand and the Southern Hemisphere, Lake Taupo.

The water is stunningly blue - the air fresh and unpolluted - the towns are bustling with cafes and exclusive shopping - scenic delights greet visitors at every turn. Some of the best trout fishing in the world has international anglers flocking to the area while mighty mountain peaks draw skiers and adventurers alike to experience the pristeen environment.

Clean Green New Zealand - this is it Taupo is a popular resort town, nestled on the banks of Lake Taupo, New Zealand's largest lake. Taupo activities include fishing, boating, walking, whitewater rafting and jet boating. The powerful beauty of the volcanic landscape that surrounds Taupo provides a dramatic backdrop to everything you do here.

Highlights around Taupo include the Tongariro National Park, the Orakei Korako Geyserland, the mighty Waikato River, Turangi (the North Island's trout fishing capital) and the amazing Huka Falls.


New Zealand Riverjet


Wairakei Terraces


Chris Jolly Scenic Cruise


Hukafalls Jet


Huka Prawn Park


Taupo Bungy & Cliffhanger


Tongariro Crossing Guided Walk