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Taupo Kayaking Adventures

Acacia Bay | Acacia Bay, Taupo 3351, New Zealand
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US$73.79*
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Half-Day Kayak to the Maori Rock Carvings in Lake Taupo
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US$44.27*
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Kayak the Waikato River Taupo
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US$265.63*
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  • Excellent88%
  • Very good7%
  • Average1%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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“maori carvings” (28 reviews)
“guide jacob” (3 reviews)
Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
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Acacia Bay | Acacia Bay, Taupo 3351, New Zealand
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"maori carvings"
in 28 reviews
"delicious muffins"
in 4 reviews
"guide jacob"
in 3 reviews
"morning tea"
in 6 reviews
"kayak hire"
in 2 reviews
"felt totally at ease"
in 2 reviews
"great morning"
in 7 reviews
"terrific guide"
in 2 reviews
"moderate fitness"
in 2 reviews
"surrounding landscape"
in 2 reviews
"recommend this trip"
in 6 reviews
"waikato river"
in 12 reviews
"hot waterfall"
in 3 reviews
"worthwhile experience"
in 2 reviews
"great adventure"
in 3 reviews
"kayak experience"
in 2 reviews
"half day trip"
in 2 reviews
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Me and my friends have just been on a kayaking adventure with taupo kayaking and had the best day ever. Lisa, the owner, kindly picked us up and dropped us off from our hotel because we didn’t have a car. And David our guide was...More

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Lisa C, Owner at Taupo Kayaking Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for the review! We are really happy to hear you enjoyed your trip with David - we are very lucky to have such incredible guides and we are glad you agree! Thank you for coming out with us to explore our beautiful lake!

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My husband and I did the half day carvings tour. Tour was great, only made better by our guide, Corey. Being a local, Corey knew a lot about the area and the stories that go with it. He was polite and funny. We are so...More

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Lisa C, Owner at Taupo Kayaking Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hi Jacqui! We are really happy to hear you and your husband enjoyed your trip with Corey! and we will definitely be passing on your comment to him! Thank you so much for taking the time to leave us a review!

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Reviewed 4 March 2018 via mobile

We had a good time paddling on the lake Taupo with Morgan. Organized and professional, we even had a coffee break near the Maori carvings. We also learnt a lot about the area and the legends of the lake

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Lisa C, Owner at Taupo Kayaking Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded 10 March 2018

Morgan is great! We have a great team, we pride ourselves as a company of having knowledgeable guides through our training program.

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Reviewed 25 February 2018

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Reviewed 3 February 2018

I really enjoyed this kayak tour taking us to the Moari rock carvings. Because they had several guides every couple could kinda kayak at their own speed which made it really comfortable for both the faster kayaks as well as the slower ones. On the...More

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Lisa C, Owner at Taupo Kayaking Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded 10 March 2018

Glad you had a good time! The rock is much bigger when you're on top.... Thanks for coming along!

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Reviewed 23 January 2018

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