Travelling with kids can be stressful! Here we have identified some of the wonderful things that can be done around Taupo to keep the kids entertained for hours, allowing for a calm and relaxing holiday.
Huka Falls is a must-see attraction for your family when visiting Taupo. This mesmerising waterfall is 11 meters high and has over 222,000 litres of water flowing over the waterfall every second! Explore the nearby walking tracks that provide differing perspectives of the beautiful waterfall from every angle.
If you are looking to keep the kids busy for a few hours, head over to Mind Junction, Taupo’s largest kid-friendly attraction with fun for the whole family. Here you can find a great collection of family- friendly activities to keep kids (of all ages) entertained for hours. Enjoy New Zealand’s only LEGO display cave, get lost in a giant maze, find out who is the champion of mini golf or let the kids become expert pilots in the flight simulator. With 9 different activities under the one roof, the whole family will be kept entertained
Give your family a treat to remember and piece of Kiwi country living at Lilliput Farm Fun and Animal Park. Meander through 10 acres of farm and hand feed 25 different species of animals and birds. You also can get up close and personal to cuddle the baby animals, or experience a pony or donkey ride. Afterwards, sit back with the family and enjoy a picnic in an unbelievable piece of New Zealand farmland.
The Sails Taupo offers a superb selection of modern family friendly accommodation to suit all travellers. Located on the shores of Lake Taupo, enjoy our cosy accommodation and wake up to magnificent views of the lake and the Central Plateau Mountain. The fully furnished apartments are perfect for a large family with separate bedrooms, living areas and a full kitchen. You will feel right at home with the family (and each booking includes free Wi-Fi to please the teenagers).
To make a booking or to enquire about availability, please visit The Sails Taupo website - www.sailstaupo.co.nz