Kayak to the Maori Rock Carvings with Canoe & Kayak

Let Canoe & Kayak take you on a kayak adventure across stunning Lake Taupo while taking in all the beautiful views of the surrounding coastline and neighbouring mountains before getting up close and personal to the iconic Maori Rock Carvings.


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This is a 4 hour fully guided tour to one of Taupo's premier natural and cultural sites. The carvings are only accessible by boat and are a must-see while in Taupo. Your guide will keep you entertained with numerous facts and stories about Lake Taupo, the Carvings and Maori myths and legends.

There is plenty of time to kayak to and from the Carvings, take photos of the beautiful landscape, jump off the rocks in the water, enjoy complimentary tea, coffee and cookies and explore nearby caves. This is a great tour that is enjoyed by all, we guarantee a good time.

As one of Taupo's highest ranked operators on TripAdvisor you will not be disappointed.

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Physical address

54 Spa Road, Taupō Town, New Zealand.

Pricing and Conditions

Adult $115.00
Age restriction:
Cancellation policy:
Minimum of 2 participants required.

Facilities and Features

Proximity to airport:
15 minutes drive from Taupo Airport.
Proximity to coach terminal:
1km to Taupo bus station.
Proximity to town:
Located in the Taupo town centre. 1km walk from the Taupo i-SITE.

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Opening times

Business hours:
9am-5pm Monday to Friday. 9am-3pm Saturday. 9am-3pm Sunday. (Closed on Sundays in Winter).
Months of operation:
All months of the year

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