Shopping, heritage and the arts


For those less inclined to outdoor pursuits, the shops and galleries of Taupo are within easy reach and other attractions such as the New Zealand Army Museum at Waiouru, the hot pools at Tokaanu and the Great Lake Arts Centre will reward a visit.

Galleries carrying fabulous local arts and crafts include:

               Kura Gallery 
               Zeayou Gallery
               Lava Glass
               Pihanga Art Cooperative Gallery 

To get a taste of other attractions and events, go to: