Explore the Thermal Explorer Highway with these Travel Deals

Explore the heart of the North Island on this journey from Auckland to Taupo, taking in volcanic activity, Maori culture, Middle‑earth magic and more.

Take this awesome journey from Auckland to Lake Taupo and explore the heart of the North Island, pulsing with volcanic activity, Māori culture, Middle‑earth movie magic and much more.

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Where to Next?

Start your journey from Auckland →

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Rotorua Attractions →