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Taupō , sometimes written Taupo, is a town on the north-eastern shore of Lake Taupō, New Zealand's largest lake, in the central North Island. It is the largest urban area of the Taupo District, and the second-largest urban area in the Waikato region, behind Hamilton. It has a population of 26,000 . Taupō was constituted as a borough in 1953. Wikipedia


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3-Day Waitomo Caves, Rotorua and Taupo Tour from Auckland

Taupō, North Island

Discover the best attractions of the North Island on this 3-day trip from Auckland. See thousands of tiny glowworms on an underground boat ride at Waitomo Caves, explore the picturesque lakeside setting of Taupo and the amazing Huka Falls and experience the geothermal wonders of Rotorua.

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17-Day Kiwi Explorer

Taupō, North Island

Arrive at Auckland Airport on Day 1, transfer to your accommodation and settle in. Visit the Waitomo Caves on Day 2 to marvel at shimmering glow worms. Set foot on the Lord of the Rings and Hobbit movie sets on Day 3. Visit Taupo on Day 4 and Napier on Days 5-6 for a fun-filled wine-tasting afternoon. Continue your trip to Wellington on Days 7-8 with free time to explore the city. Arrive to Nelson on Days 9-10 for a relaxing sailing trip on the pristine waters of the Abel Tasman followed by a nature walk to Marahau along sandy beaches. Travel to Franz Josef on Days 11-12 and embark on a Glacier Valley Walk along the mighty Waiho River with spectacular views of the glacier (you will not walk directly on the ice). Reach Queenstown on Days 13-15 for a peaceful cruise through the dramatic and breathtaking Milford Sound and free time. Reach Christchurch on Day 16 for your last night. Your trip will come to an end on Day 17 with an airport drop-off.

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Auckland to Waitomo, Taupo & Bay of Plenty 5-Day Private Tour

Taupō, North Island

See stunning scenery and some of the best natural sights New Zealand has to offer. Experience an extraordinary adventure while marvelling at a cave full of glowworms and experience New Zealand’s living Maori culture. Feel the power of the volcanic & geothermal forces of nature as well as amazing beaches in the Taupo and Bay of Plenty regions of New Zealand’s North Island.

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Auckland to Coromandel, Taupo & Rotorua Private 7 Day Tour

Taupō, North Island

Explore some of the most beautiful places in the North Island of New Zealand. Enjoy stunning landscapes that make NZ one of the world’s most diverse natural wonders. See golden sand beaches in The Coromandel, volcanic landscapes in Taupo and Rotorua and the famous Hobbiton Movie Set. Learn about our indigenous Maori culture and create memories to last a lifetime.

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