Lake Taupo is the largest in New Zealand, and one of the most visited by tourists because it is best for navigation, fishing, or to enjoy one of the many beaches. A circumference of more than 200km by road.
A set of craters, geysers and volcanic formations in the mountains, located in the charming resort town of Taupo, the best way to reach the craters is by car, but you can get in some by Shuttle Bus from one of the hostels or hotels. In the YHA Hostel they call for you. A visit to the crater costs $6, about 3 euros, and the duration of the visit is about 45 minutes. a nice mountain road with marked trail, you can see the craters and steaming geysers etc, in some places the smells are strong and intense
In the middle of the path of the Tongariro Alpine Crossing, there are three small turquoise lakes. The contrast between the color of the water and the surrounding volcanic landscape, make this place one of the most spectacular in New Zealand. It is a spot that cannot be missed during a trip to New Zealand.