Just over 3 Hours from Auckland, 4 ½ from Wellington, under and hour from Rotorua and 1.45mins from Napier, the Taupo Region is the perfect destination to visit, whether you’re a tourist, looking for the ultimate tour destination, sports team, wedding party, stag or hens get away or for conferences and events with stunning scenery, activities, accommodation and world class venues. You’re sure to be wowed by the natural beauty of this region.
This popular 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. With Huka Falls (one of the most photographed attractions in New Zealand), the busiest Skydive drop zones in the country and the gateway to Mt Ruapehu and the Tongariro National Park. New Zealand’s oldest and first National Park and the fourth National Park in the world. It also a dual World Heritage area, a status which recognises the park's important Maori cultural and spiritual associations as well as its outstanding volcanic features. This National Park also boasts the world renowned Tongariro Crossing, listed as one of the “top 10 day treks in the world” and Lonely Planet describes it as “a life changing experience”
Work or play, come for the world-class trout fishing, adrenaline pumping adventure activities, or just enjoy a relaxing stroll along the lake front.
Why wouldn’t you want to visit this region? Contact our Taupo Depot Manager – Kay Hill 07 377 8870 for all of your transport needs