Taupo Sports & Activities

The Central North Island region is an absolute must for anyone keen on hunting, fishing, canoeing, tramping, or just about any other outdoor activity. Travel with an expert to get the most out of classic New Zealand wilderness.

Bungy Jumping

Taupo Bungy. Jump from a cantilevered platform that projects out from a cliff 150 feet above the Waikato River. You can go for the "water touch...


There is some great fishing in the Taupo area and an attendant number of guides with local expertise. Guides work the Tongariro River and the...


Huka Falls Jet. For high-speed thrills on the Waikato River take a trip on the Huka Falls Jet, which spins and skips its way between the Aratiatia...


Rapid Sensations. The Grade 5 Wairoa and Mohaka rivers are accessible from Taupo, as are the Rangitaiki and more family-friendly Tongariro...


Call at least one day in advance to arrange your jump—weather permitting—and expect to pay around NZ$249–NZ$339 per jump. Skydive Taupo. ...


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