Romance & Adventure - Rafting & Sail to the Carvings Combo

Immerse yourself in what it really means to be a ‘local’ in the Taupo region; An area where active lifestyles are complemented by relaxing leisure activities – that’s just what we do.

Get amongst the 50+ Grade 3 Rapids on the mighty Tongariro River; tackle the thrills of the white water with Rafting New Zealand on New Zealand’s best Rafting Adventure where you’ll be guided by New Zealand’s best guides.

Then, revel in your victories with a relaxing outing on Great Lake Taupo aboard 1920s yacht Barbary, NZ’s only commercially operated electric yacht. A Taupo sailing trip on board the beautifully restored 1920s yacht is nothing like your run-of-the-mill scenic cruise: Lounge in a bean bag, looking out over sparkling bays or stormy waters –

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