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Tick off three of Taupo's best attractions in just 3.5 hours! Start the day with a relaxing cruise on Lake Taupo to the iconic Maori Rock Carvings, followed by a breathtaking helicopter flight over local highlights. Touch down at Huka Falls for an exhilarating jet boat ride to the base.
Your day begins with a relaxing cruise on Lake Taupo, showcasing picturesque bays and Tongariro National Park's majestic snow-capped mountain peaks. You'll then arrive at the iconic Maori Rock Carvings, revered as one of New Zealand's most fascinating contemporary artworks only accessible by boat. Enjoy informative commentary along with complimentary coffee and muffins onboard. Upon arrival back to Taupo marina, you will be transferred to the helicopter launch site for a magical 12 minute flight, soaring above the top end of Lake Taupo and township, Craters of the Moon, Wairakei geothermal valley and the mighty Huka Falls, before landing at the Huka Falls jet base. Hold on tight as you skid past cliffs and trees at speeds of up to 80km/h all the way to the base of the Huka Falls.
This experience is part of the Responsible range as it holds an Enviro-Gold award and is committed to achieve a CarbonZero NZ target.
Please allow 3.5 hours for this experience, including a 1.5 hour cruise, 12 minute flight and 30 minute jet boat ride.
Children must be a minimum of 1 metre tall to be able to ride in the Jet Boat. A child is considered 15 years and under.
Minimum of two participants to go ahead.
This experience is weather dependant. Please phone prior to the flight to confirm the conditions.
This experience takes place in Taupo.
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