Let's face it, all roads lead to
Great Lake Taupo this summer!
Come for a visit to Nature's Ultimate Playground...
What happens when world famous surfer Daniel Kereopa swaps coastal life for the fresh water of Great Lake Taupo? Follow Raglan-based international surfer Daniel Kereopa and his family on their first-ever holiday to a non-salt water destination. More about #GreatLakeSummer >>
Smmer is a fabulous time to be in the Great Lake Taupo region! This popular tourist destination boasts the largest freshwater lake in Australasia and its mountains are most famous internationally for being featured as the ominous Mt Doom in the Lord of The Rings trilogy. Come for the world-class trout fishing, adrenaline pumping adventure activities, or just enjoy a relaxing stroll along the lake front.
Visit for yourself and find out what a #GreatLakeSummer in Great Lake Taupo is all about.
Spring is the perfect time for exploring the great outdoors with colourful blooms and new life sprouting everywhere.
The Great Lake Taupo region has heaps of walking and hiking trails to choose from.
Gather the family and take leisure short day walks or pack the camping gear for multi-day hikes.
Our new backpacker website is for the 'Young at Heart' and has everything you need to know about why backpackers make the Great Lake Taupo region a must-visit during their epic trip around New Zealand.