Wairakei Resort Taupo

S.H. 1 Wairakei, Taupo, North Island, 2730, New Zealand | 3 star hotel
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This 3 star hotel, located on S.H. 1 Wairakei, Taupo, is near Huka Jets, Hukafalls Jet, Huka Prawn Park, and Honey Hive.
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    Travel Blogs from Taupo

    Day 4 - Thermal country

    A travel blog entry by whipbird on Jul 02, 2014

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    ... traipse is new and emerged from the cataclysmic eruption of a volcano called Tarawera. But that was only the start of the sculpting. In 1900 a namesake geyser in this newly formed Waimangu Valley erupted and maintained a rage for four years. The valley today is a verdant luxurious place albeit hellish and sterile in parts - especially where the boiling runoff streams downhill. But plants around us that catch the steam and ...

    The Pilgrimage of Mount Doom

    A travel blog entry by filipmontberg on Mar 23, 2014

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    ... of water cascade out in the outlet every second! The water is pristine blue (due to some minerals I guess) and it looks like the polynesian sea. We then walked back to the bungy jumping place and went on directly. I went first and I was quite nervous once I stood on the platform. They strapped me up and gave me a quick briefing and then I walked out on the ledge... He asked if I wanted to do a water touch which seemed cool so I said yes...I stood there for ...


    A travel blog entry by tashenry on Mar 08, 2014

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    ... us crammed our selves into the plane (I'm pretty sure there was only suppose to be about 10 of us) the plane ride in its self was an experience as I had never been in such a small plane. Steadily climbing to 15000ft we were all silent taking in our surroundings, on the plane ride up everyone was calm apart from Emily who was by far the most nervous and everyone on the plane knew it!  It was terrifying enough watching two people didsapear out ...

    Couple of days in Taupo

    A travel blog entry by lhughes on Feb 24, 2014

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    We arrived back in Taupo in the afternoon of 23rd. We spent the evening relaxing in the sun and getting a very early night as we had a 4:45am start the next day! On 24th we did the Tongario Alpine Crossing, a 22km walk across a volcano! The walk is rated as one of the worlds top 10 day walks. So after the bus picked us up at 5:30am we drove for 1hr 30mins to the base. We were given a map and pointed in the right direction and off we went! The first part of the walk was ...

    A Memorable Valentine

    A travel blog entry by mhwalktheearth on Feb 14, 2014

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    ... he would have better luck. Same result though. The battery was just too flat. We thanked the guys for their heroic efforts.

    I bit the bullet and called AA for roadside assistance. The earlier tow was free. The jumpstart would cost $130 since it was my fault. The operator said it could be an hour and a half until assistance arrived. There was nothing to do but sit in the back of Rocky and wait. While we were waiting, a police car pulled into the lot. No ...