Point View Lodge

20 Chesham Ave., Taupo, North Island, 3330, New Zealand | Hotel
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Travel Blogs from Taupo

New Zealand 7 - Taupo to Wellington to Auckland

A travel blog entry by clearyf on May 04, 2014

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Sun 4th May Leave Taupo in the afternoon, heading for Blue Duck Lodge in Whakahoro, the west coast of the North Island. (In Maori 'Wh' is pronounced as an 'F'. Now go back and say the name again! :) We pass Tongariro mountains Mount Ngauruhoe (Mount Doom) and Mount Tongariro. Mount Ruapehu, which is a main Summer/Winter ski resort. This is also New Zealand's most active volcano, last eruption was 1996. First dusting of snow already on the mountain. Blue Duck Lodge is ...

The Rainy Day Contingency Plan

A travel blog entry by handytravels on Apr 18, 2014

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... it was as if the forest was growing taller with each set of stairs we climbed. Eventually we reached the lookout where we were met with a difficult choice – return through the wearisome bush land, or stroll to the bottom and tackle the riverside, albeit against the wise woman’s words. It could have been when we saw the family that had started before us still journeying towards the pinnacles that we first realised our mistake, it was ...

Taupo

A travel blog entry by lautom on Mar 16, 2014

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... up by the company in a limo at 2.30. Taupo was the most amazing place to do the skydive! The views were incredible over the lake and the bright blue clear skies made it even better! After a fair few safety videos and signing forms we were all geared up and on the plane!!! We were in the plane with John, Evie and Hannah who we have become friends with on the Kiwi bus. Tom and John did 15,000 ft and us girls did 12,000 ft. I probably could of done 15,000 to ...

Day 3 in Taupo

A travel blog entry by lchapman on Mar 10, 2014

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... largest wild sport trout fishing in the world! mostly rainbow trout which were brought in from California in 1898..there are a few brown trout around which were introduced in 1887 but primarily rainbow...you need a licence and are only allowed to bring home 3 trout per day per person...they must be 40 cm long or longer....no bait or spear gun fishing allowed...just trolling, spin, and fly fishing allowed...hence term sport trout fishing! We passed a major ...

Day 120 - Lake Taupo and the Drive to Wellington

A travel blog entry by costin on Jan 27, 2014

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... journey South. The next section was pretty special too, as we snaked our way through the volcanic features of the Tongariro National Park.
As we drove along the State Highway 1, we were approaching a town called Bulls. At this stage, we found that pretty funny, so decided to stop here for some dinner. When we parked up in Bulls, we were not dissapointed - the whole town was covered in Bull puns. So, the cafe was "delect-a-bull", the ATM was ...

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This hotel, located on 20 Chesham Ave., Taupo, is near Tongariro Crossing, Mt Ruapehu Ski Resort, Taupo Bungy, and Wairakei Natural Thermal Valley.
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TripAdvisor Reviews Point View Lodge Taupo

5.00 of 5 stars Outstanding