Great Lake Taupo - about the size of Singapore. Nice calm waters for fishing trout. Friendly people. Nice place to visit.
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Lake Taupo is amazingly large and fascinating. Beautiful and clean, great for swimming and boating. Lovely town as well.
Lake Taupo is a large expanse of inland water and was created by a volcanic eruption over 26,000 years ago. It was the first time that we had visited the lake and we were surprised by the sheer size of it. We spent most of...More
This huge lake is in fact a volcanic crater. The mountains seen in the picture are all volcanoes. Still active with visible fumerals. The lake is shaped like Africa and is big enough to contain Singapore. There are many hot spots where the water can...More
We hung out on the beach front, swam in the lake, had fish and chips on the beach and nice gelato and coffee afterwards, all in all a great day at on the lake
Huge relaxing lake with plenty of motels surrounding it and Taupo itself is fine. Easy bathing in the several spots we tried...drive around the lake fully pop into isolated beaches go to Mauri rocks ( bit of a con) on a boat.
Never fails to impress me, always appears clean and picturesque. Always feels like its the holidays when we visit.
I went to Lake Taupo with my partner in winter so we couldn't swim there but there were a lot of interesting and awesome places to visit. People were so lovely in the town we were driving around and if we couldnt find the place...More
The weather was wet and windy so activities were limited but the view of the lake is fantastic. Worth walking along in the rain.