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Taupo Quad Adventures

1475 State Highway 1, Taupo 3384, New Zealand
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Awesome fun for learners or experienced riders

Awesome ride through the bush . The guys were very friendly and helpful . My partner had never... read more

Reviewed 1 April 2018
shane244
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Taranaki Region, New Zealand
Amazing quad biking not for the faint hearted

Thoroughly recommend anyone to do this as part of their adventure regime in New Zealand. Awesome... read more

Reviewed 30 March 2018
carlflea
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gold coast
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Looking for something different! .... Then come out for an awesome Quad Bike Tour with Taupo Quad Adventures! An Adventure Activity that you can all be involved in. Family owned & operated for over 20 years - our experience is your greatest asset! Experience the Taupo Volcanic Region as never before on an unforgettable, off road Quad Bike Adventure. Our rides are all through scenic fern clad native bush and are over all terrain trails specifically build for quad riding. All trails have amazing scenery with breathtaking views. Trails to suit all abilities from the experienced to the novice rider - everyone's catered for! No license / experience necessary to ride our 250cc Suzuki Quads. Ride durations - 1, 2 or 3 hours - you choose your adventure! We cater for ages 10 years and over. Open all year and in all weather! Wet weather gear & boots available for hire if required. Let us share our love of quad biking with you, book a ride at Taupo Quads today!
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“own pace” (14 reviews)
“hour ride” (5 reviews)
“nz bush” (5 reviews)
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1475 State Highway 1, Taupo 3384, New Zealand
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Reviewed 1 April 2018

Awesome ride through the bush . The guys were very friendly and helpful . My partner had never really ridden a quad bike b4 and Pete made her feel no pressure while she was learning . We did the 1 hr ride , and will...More

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Reviewed 30 March 2018

Thoroughly recommend anyone to do this as part of their adventure regime in New Zealand. Awesome natural bush and rainforest setting, the bikes had good grunt and had a ball taking the bikes up steep hills and endless trails and pools of water, be careful,...More

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Reviewed 20 February 2018

Excellent experience; Very nice staff; Nice view during tour. Should book 2 hours trip instead of 1 hour

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Reviewed 1 January 2018 via mobile

Spent almost 1 1/2 hours blasting through the forest, lots of fun, it was the 1st time for my partner on a quad and she loved it. Thanks Peter and team. Colin from Hong Kong

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Reviewed 27 December 2017 via mobile

Had an amazing afternoon riding through rainforests and splashing through pools of mud for an hour. The owner gave practical advice and was very helpful and patient. Thanks for a fun afternoon.

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Reviewed 10 September 2017 via mobile

Starting from the owner which is probably the least respectful person you can find around Taupo's area, rude and barbarian, the quad ride is usually shorter than what you pay for, not very exciting and even more, extremely unsafe. The owner all it does is...More

3  Thank Hawk5d
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Petr350, Owner at Taupo Quad Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded 14 September 2017

You asked me for a discount and I said no, you then kept asking me and again I said no and offered you a reasonable explanation of why I had to say no. But you couldn't accept no for an answer and got all agitated...More

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Reviewed 12 April 2017

Third time we have been here and had no problems in the past however this time was slightly different.... Not going to bore you with all the details however there was 9 of us in our party joined by a few other people. Five of...More

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Reviewed 10 March 2017

This is a fantastic experience that is suitable for almost anyone. You can go for anywhere from one to three hours. The ride takes you through jungle and farmland, with great views. Now for the details on the actual business operation: Peter (the owner) is...More

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Reviewed 1 February 2017

We did a 2 hour ride which was not too long and not too short. We were a mix of experienced riders and not experienced but it suited us all. Once we were comfortable on the bikes we could head around the track at our...More

2  Thank AKMartin232
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Reviewed 24 January 2017 via mobile

You follow the guide for the first 800metres. When he is comfortable you can ride he lets you go off on your own at your own speed...fast or slow! Wicked tracks! Not a beginners course. Pete the owner is a lot of fun! Sorry I...More

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