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  1. New Zealand
  2. Waikato
  3. Taupo
  4. Lake Taupo

Taupo Self-Guided Audio Tour

Product ID: 70951
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This guided audio tour of the stunning lake city of Taupo will show you how the city has gently transformed by taking you on a journey which will highlight its geothermal history and the massive lake on which is sits.
About this activity
Duration 3 hours
Printed voucher required
Instant confirmation
Free cancellation up to 24 hours before activity starts

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Experience

Highlights
  • Soak up the atmosphere on a walking tour with audio guide
  • Explore the city with a fully narrated tour
  • Enjoy the largest fresh water lake in NZ, one of the main attractions, as a bonus is Māori Carving
Full description
Download a vibrant MP3 self-guided audio tour combined with a fully detailed map of the area of your tour.

Enjoy this action-packed city of Taupo, where water-based and adrenaline activities keep many tourists busy. Located on Lake Tauponuiatia or Lake Taupo for short, this area is rich with geothermal and volcanic activity where natural hot springs and baths surround the area.

In this audio tour you will learn about the Waikato River which runs from the Lake and its fishing history at the Taupo Boat Harbour. You will also see where the Skydiving takes place, as well as learn about the Māori Carvings and Stories, the Lake itself, the Tongariro National Park, the Harbour Master Building and Boats, Tapuaeharuru Redoubt and Magazine, the Courthouse Buildings, the Story Place, the Taupo Museum with the Garden of Wellbeing, the Joan Williamson Rose Garden, Great Lake Centre, the Settler's Cemetery and the Taupo Primary School. A fun tour full of interesting information. 
Includes
  • Self-guided tour with audio guide (English only)
What’s Not Included
  • Transportation
  • Entrance Fees
  • Food/Drinks

Prepare for the activity

Meeting point

Taupo i-SITE Visitor Information Center

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Important information
What to bring
  • Comfortable shoes
  • Sunglasses
  • Sun hat
Know before you go
• Confirmation will be received at time of booking
• Advisable to wear comfortable walking shoes, hat, sunscreen, warm clothing
• Please note this is an audio tour. No physical guide will accompany you
• This is your tour, your way, and at your pace, therefore there are no specific starting times for the tours
• Please see your printable voucher for download information
• Please note, the audio guide is available in the English language only