Why Taupo is New Zealand’s next action adventure destination
From bungee jumping into Waikato River and skydiving experiences over snow-capped mountains, Taupo has plenty to offer adventure travellers.
- August 2019
Up the adrenaline factor with these six thrilling activities in glorious Taupo - New Zealand’s next must-go destination for adventurers.
Panoramic vistas are just part of the fun along the magnificent 71-kilometre Great Lake Trail, a two-day cycle interspersed with boat shuttle transfers linking sections of the track.
Stunning remote wilderness is a helicopter-flight away on a full-day guided trek in the Kaimanawa Forest Park with Chris Jolly Outdoors. The challenging heli-hike isn’t on their website, so enquire via phone or email.
Take the plunge
Dive headlong into Waikato River from New Zealand’s highest water-touch bungee jump opens in new window or try the feet-first Cliffhanger extreme swing.
Get your heart racing and join the thousands of tandem skydivers who make the leap each year with Skydive Taupo. They even offer limousine pick-up within Taupo so you can arrive in style!