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Great story about nanna demanding grandson do something with his life that would be remembered-and they will. The main carving took around 4 summers to mcomplete, and I love the fact it will be here for many years (centuries?) to come.
After visiting Taupo many many times over the years we decided to do a lake cruise for the first time. I had long been wanting to view the Maori Rock Carvings. They are only 40 or so years old but non the less beautiful for...More
Seeing the rock carvings is worth it considering how cheap some of the tours are. The carving themselves are impressing though I had imagined there would be more. Also I did not realise how recently the carvings had been done.
We recently stayed in Taupo and decided to finally do a lake cruise. Somehow for all the years of living in NZ i could not remember hearing about the Lake Taupo Maori Rock Carvings.
We checked this out with the visitor centre in town and...More
we have been to there at10am and the weather was heavy rainy, but we still enjoy the trip, also we see the special rainbow on board. I can imagine the sunny day will be beautiful especially for a amazing sunset.
We booked online via Sail Barnaby, cheapest among the ones we saw. Plus, they have online promos so we got additional discounts. Always better to book online rather than take a chance that there will be available slots. :D