Taupo
in Taupo District of Waikato, New Zealand

Noteable things around
Location Summary
Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
-38.683 and 176.083 (Lat./Lng.)
Coordinates by Time:
S -38° 40' 59" and E 176° 4' 59"
Currency and Currency Code:
Dollar - NZD
Spoken languages:
English, Maori
Local electricity:
230 V - 50 Hz (plugs: G)
Mobile phone / cellular frequencies (MHz):
900 MHz, 1800 MHz, 3G, 4G
Local Time: 03:34 PM (Saturday)
Timezone: Pacific/Auckland
UTC/GMT offset: 12 hours
Sunrise and Sunset:
6:09 am and 6:09 pm
Antipode Coordinates:
38.622 and -3.909 (Lat./Lng.)
Closest place to antipode coordinates:
Villanueva de San Carlos
References
This place on Wikipedia
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Current travel safety evaluation for New Zealand in Australia and New Zealand

Safety Score: 3,4 of 5.0 based on data from 9 authorites. Meaning please reconsider your need to travel to New Zealand.

Travel warnings are updated daily. Source: Travel Warning New Zealand. Last Update: 2020-09-18 07:21:36

Discover Taupo

Taupo in Taupo District (Waikato) with it's 22,469 citizens is a city in New Zealand about 193 mi (or 310 km) north of Wellington, the country's capital city.

Local time in Taupo is now 03:34 PM (Saturday). The local timezone is named Pacific / Auckland with an UTC offset of 12 hours. We know of 9 airports in the vicinity of Taupo, of which one is a larger airport. The closest airport in New Zealand is Taupo Airport in a distance of 4 mi (or 6 km), South. Besides the airports, there are other travel options available (check left side).

There is one Unesco world heritage site nearby. It's Tongariro National Park in a distance of 28 mi (or 45 km), West. Looking for a place to stay? we compiled a list of available hotels close to the map centre further down the page.

When in this area, you might want to pay a visit to some of the following locations: Rotorua, Tauranga, Whakatane, Napier and Hamilton. To further explore this place, just scroll down and browse the available info.

Local weather forecast

Todays Local Weather Conditions & Forecast: 11°C / 53 °F

Morning Temperature 6°C / 42 °F
Evening Temperature 11°C / 51 °F
Night Temperature 8°C / 47 °F
Chance of rainfall 0%
Air Humidity 58%
Air Pressure 1020 hPa
Wind Speed Gentle Breeze with 8 km/h (5 mph) from East
Cloud Conditions Scattered clouds, covering 49% of sky
General Conditions Scattered clouds

Sunday, 20th of September 2020

13°C (55 °F)
9°C (48 °F)
Sky is clear, calm, clear sky.

Monday, 21st of September 2020

12°C (54 °F)
8°C (47 °F)
Few clouds, calm.

Tuesday, 22nd of September 2020

13°C (55 °F)
9°C (48 °F)
Light rain, gentle breeze, overcast clouds.

Hotels and Places to Stay

Beechtree Suites - Heritage Boutique Collection

Address
0,6 mi
56 Rifle Range Road
3330 Taupo
New Zealand

Time Information

Checkout: - Checkin:
Reception
Weekday: 7:00 - 7:00
Weekend: 7:00 - 21:00


Wellesley Hotel on the Lake Taupo

Address
0,9 mi
100 Lake Terrace
3351 Taupo
New Zealand

Time Information

Checkout: - Checkin:
Reception
Weekday: 0:00 - 24:00
Weekend: 0:00 - 24:00


YHA Taupo - Backpacker

Address
0,4 mi
56 Kaimanawa Street
Taupo
New Zealand

Time Information

Checkout: 10:00 - Checkin: 14:00
Reception
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed


Bella Vista Motel Taupo

Address
0,5 mi
145 Heu Heu Street
3330 Taupo
New Zealand

Time Information

Checkout: 10:00 - Checkin: 14:00
Reception
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed


Amori Lodge Bed and Breakfast

Address
0,5 mi
143 Heuheu Street
3330 Taupo
New Zealand

Time Information

Checkout: 11:00 - Checkin: 14:00
Reception
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed


Alpine Lake Motor Lodge

Address
0,5 mi
141 Heu Heu Street
3330 Taupo
New Zealand

Time Information

Checkout: 10:00 - Checkin: 14:00
Reception
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed


Le Chalet Suisse Motel Apartments

Address
0,7 mi
3 Titiraupenga Street
3330 Taupo
New Zealand

Time Information

Checkout: 10:00 - Checkin: 14:00
Reception
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed


Suncourt Hotel & Conference Centre

Address
0,7 mi
14 Northcroft Street
3330 Taupo
New Zealand

Time Information

Checkout: 10:00 - Checkin: 14:00
Reception
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed


Executive Motel Taupo

Address
0,9 mi
114 Lake Terrace
3330 Taupo
New Zealand

Time Information

Checkout: 10:00 - Checkin: 14:00
Reception
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed


Courtney Motel

Address
0,8 mi
15 Tui Street
3330 Taupo
New Zealand

Time Information

Checkout: 10:00 - Checkin: 14:00
Reception
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed


Videos from this area

These are videos related to the place based on their proximity to this place.

Winter Season Taupo

Published: June 30, 2014
Length: 29:53 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Trout Hunting New Zealand

First crack at a Vlog if ya liked it be sure to subscribe. More to come Winter fly fishing Taupo New Zealand.


Taupo Cycle Challenge MTB

Published: November 26, 2012
Length: 23:59 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Cat Cameron


Winter Holidays in Great Lake Taupo, Nature's Ultimate Playground

Published: May 02, 2014
Length: 07:16 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Great Lake Taupo, NZ

Winter is coming. Plan your trip to Great Lake Taupo, Nature's Ultimate Playground now at www.GreatLakeTaupo.com.


Wonderwoman gets scared at Taupo Bungy

Published: July 17, 2007
Length: 01:26 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Taupobungymaniacs

Wonderwoman proves that even superheroes get scared!Eventually she graciously leaps of the platform to a precision baptism jump.


Bellando & Tinesha Carey 1.20m Derby Taupo Christmas Classic 2013

Published: December 24, 2013
Length: 14:36 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: tineshacarey

Bellando, 7yo mare by Corlando placed third in the 1.20m Derby at Taupo Christmas Classic 2013. Ridden by Tinesha Carey.


EBS Riders Club at Great Lake Trail, Taupo

Published: March 23, 2015
Length: 27:48 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Arthur Diaz

Epic ride at the Great Lake Trail, Taupo region and experience some world-renowned bike trails, ranging from gentle to heart pumping. People love mountain biking in New Zealand and Taupo's...


The Super Six at Spa Park, Taupo - NZ Disc Golf National Tour 2013

Published: May 20, 2013
Length: 53:33 min
Rating: 4 of 5
Author: Chris Davies

Held on the 6th and 7th of April at Spa Park, the Gentil Sport Taupo Classic, was the 4th New Zealand National Disc Golf Tour Event of 2013. It was a great success. With a record turnout, brilliant...


Blackcurrant Backpackers Taupo

Published: October 10, 2011
Length: 31:20 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: barekiwi

Blackcurrant Backpackers in central Taupo prides itself on being real value for money, comfortable and being a fun place to stay with a good nights sleep. http://www.blackcurrantbp.co.nz...


2013 TAUPO 1000 promo - NZ offroad racing

Published: July 01, 2013
Length: 35:16 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: CoatesvilleBoys

Calling all drivers and spectators to the 2013 Taupo 1000 - New Zealand's longest endurance offroad race. With local and international team entries in excess of 140 the 2013 event is guaranteed...


Taupo Winch Challenge, 2009 Part 1

Published: January 29, 2011
Length: 57:55 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: kiwi4wd

Part 1 of 2. This competition help by the Taupo 4WD Club on the out skirts of the town of Taupo which situated on the northern shore of Lake Taupo, on the North Island of New Zealand, an extinct...


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Attractions and noteworthy things

Distances are based on the centre of the city/town and sightseeing location. This list contains brief abstracts about monuments, holiday activities, national parcs, museums, organisations and more from the area as well as interesting facts about the region itself. Where available, you'll find the corresponding homepage. Otherwise the related wikipedia article.

Huka Falls

The Huka Falls are a set of waterfalls on the Waikato River that drains Lake Taupo in New Zealand. A few hundred metres upstream from the Huka Falls, the Waikato River narrows from approximately 100 metres across into a narrow canyon only 15 metres across. The canyon is carved into lake floor sediments laid down before Taupo's Oruanui eruption 26,500 years ago. The volume of water flowing through often approaches 220,000 litres per second.

Located at -38.6495, 176.09 (Lat. / Lng.), about 2 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Taupo District, Geography of the Waikato Region, Waterfalls of New Zealand

Craters of the Moon (geothermal site)

Craters of the Moon Thermal Area (or Karapiti in Māori language) is a region with geothermal activity north of Taupo, New Zealand. It is a part of Wairakei, the largest geothermal field in New Zealand, with a surface area of about 25 km2, which lies in the Taupo Volcanic Zone. The name springs from the many hydrothermal eruption craters, which are in part barren and which have bright colours.

Located at -38.6467, 176.068 (Lat. / Lng.), about 3 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Taupo Volcanic Zone, Geothermal areas in New Zealand, Taupo District

Tauhara College

Tauhara College is a medium-sized, decile five school in Taupo, New Zealand. The co-educational high-school currently has about 600 students. Tauhara College is one of three high-schools in Taupo; the others being Taupo-nui-a-Tia College and Lake Taupo Christian School (private). As well as normal school curriculum, Tauhara runs various night-classes for the public, and has a long successful record of hosting international students from all over the world.

Located at -38.6972, 176.104 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article, Homepage
Educational institutions established in 1975, Secondary schools in New Zealand, Schools in the Taupo District

Taupo Intermediate School

Taupo Intermediate School is a medium sized school (year 7 and year 8) located in Taupo, New Zealand. It is the only intermediate school located in Taupo. As of 2010 it has approximately 514 students with 51% of Students being Girls and 49% Being Boys,and is located at Kotare Street, Hilltop, Waikato 3330, New Zealand. Taupo Intermediate School is also part of the Bay of Plenty sports, and is especially successful in triathlons.

Located at -38.6973, 176.098 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article, Homepage
Intermediate schools in New Zealand, Taupo District, Schools in the Taupo District

Taupo-nui-a-Tia College

Taupo-nui-a-Tia College is a co-educational high school in Taupo, New Zealand. The school currently has about 1050 students. Taupo-nui-a-Tia College is a Cornerstone Values school.

Located at -38.6816, 176.08 (Lat. / Lng.), about 0 miles away.
Wikipedia Article, Homepage
Secondary schools in New Zealand, Taupo District, Schools in the Taupo District

Owen Delany Park

Owen Delany Park is a multi-purpose sports stadium located in Taupo, New Zealand. The main sports are Rugby and Cricket though, several other sports are accommodated on a permanent basis with numerous other events on an oneoff basis.

Located at -38.6692, 176.098 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Cricket grounds in New Zealand, Rugby union stadiums in New Zealand, Sports venues in the Waikato Region, Taupo District

Districts of the same city

These districts belong to Taupo.

Popular in vicinity

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09 Oct
2020

The McCartney Invitation Tournament 2020
Starting at: 01:00 pm (13:00).
More Information: eventful.com.


This place is known by different names. Here the ones we know:
Taupo Town District, Taupo, TUO, タウポ, ტაუპო, 타우포, Taupō-nui-a-Tia, Таупо, 陶波