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Taupo Travel Guide

On the shore of Lake Taupo is the charming town of Taupo. This this is the biggest lake in the country of New Zealand, meaning there are many fun opportunities for outdoor recreation. Taupo also offers shopping fun, with local boutiques, vintage stores, and arts and crafts that visitors won’t find anywhere else. Foodies will also love Taupo, where they can enjoy a taste of New Zealand, with meat and game as popular dishes. What’s more, there are tons of cafes and even fine dining experiences to enjoy on vacation.

Things to Do in Taupo

Of course, when visitors are in Taupo, they want to enjoy the beauty of Lake Taupo. There are cruises that head out onto the water, or you can check out the hiking and biking trails nearby to admire the beauty, as well as Maori Rock Carvings. Other popular hikes include the Huka Falls Tracks and Aratiatia Rapids. To enjoy the natural hot springs, head to Spa Thermal Park and Riverbank Recreational and Scenic Reserve. This is the perfect place to relax. To learn more about the history and past of this region, drop by the Taupo Museum.

Best Time to Visit Taupo

The summer months, from December to February are the best time to visit Taupo.

Price and Availability in Taupo

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The most expensive month to stay in a vacation rental in Taupo is in January, while the cheapest month is in June. The most popular time to book a vacation rental in Taupo is in the high season in January. Taupo has its low season in May, when less people are visiting and the vacation home occupancy rate drops.
The cheapest day to stay at a vacation rental in Taupo tends to be Thursday, while the most expensive day tends to be Saturday. Vacation homes in Taupo tend to be busiest on Saturdays, while it tends to be much quieter on Mondays.

The Weather in Taupo

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This climate histogram shows you the weather patterns in Taupo. The warmest months in Taupo are December and November, when temperatures reach 90 ˚F. The coolest month is July, when temperatures drop to 32 ˚F. The wettest month in Taupo is June with 6.79 inches of rain, while the driest month is July with 1.21 inches of rain.

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Vacation Rentals in Taupo

Find the perfect vacation rental for your trip at AllTheRooms.com. We aggregate Airbnb, Homeaway, Agoda and more. AllTheRooms has 2,467 vacation rentals, hotels and other great places to stay during your time in Taupo, with everything from budget hostels and homestays to extravagant Airbnbs and hotels. The average price of a rental is generally $105 per night.

If you want an internet connection during your stay in Taupo, then you can choose from over 845 places to stay that have WiFi internet. We have 179 accommodations that come with breakfast included. Fitness addicts can get a workout in during their stay by choosing from 29 accommodations that have gyms. Driving to Taupo? Then choose one of the 889 places to stay that comes with a parking spot included. We have 110 places to stay that have a pool or jacuzzi.

AllTheRooms has 120 pet-friendly places to stay in Taupo, so if you're traveling with your cat or dog you won't have any problems.

In Taupo AllTheRooms currently compares hotels, vacation rentals, hostels from more than 5 providers, including 755 places to stay from Airbnb, 67 accommodations from Homeaway and 67 places to stay from Agoda.

1,381 accommodations in Taupo have been reviewed; 68% are rated excellent or good. 607 places to stay in are instantly bookable.