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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 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 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 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 87 ˚F. The coolest month is May, when temperatures drop to 24 ˚F. The wettest month in Taupo is February with 10.12 inches of rain, while the driest month is November with 0.48 inches of rain.

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Vacation Rentals in Taupo

Browse rentals from all the leading providers including Airbnb, Priceline, Agoda and others at AllTheRooms.com. Taupo has 2,995 hotels, vacation rentals and other unique places to stay, with prices to suit budget travelers, luxury travelers and everything in between. In general, an accommodation in Taupo will cost you $109 per night.

If you need to stay connected during your vacation, then you can choose from over 1,123 accommodations in Taupo that have WiFi. 235 of our accommodations include a breakfast in the price. You can maintain your workout routine by staying at one of 49 accommodations that provide gym facilities. Driving to Taupo? Then choose one of the 1,174 places to stay that comes with a parking spot included. We track 160 hotels and vacation rentals that have a pool or jacuzzi.

If you're traveling with your best friend, then make sure to select one of the 135 pet-friendly accommodations available.

We combine a wide variety of Taupo accommodations including vacation rentals, home stays, hostels and other unique places to stay into one easy search. We show results from more than 4 providers, including 1,080 places to stay from Airbnb, 115 accommodations from Priceline and 70 places to stay from Agoda.

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