Taupo Skydive, Jet Boating & Bungy Jumping

Speed, Spills & Thrills

If you are traveling between Rotorua & Turangi via Taupo it is a good chance to take in some world class adventure activities, particularly a Taupo skydive with far reaching views of the mountains of the Tongariro National Park and the central plateau. Taupo also offers Bungy Jumping at a spectacular location over the Waikato River, jet boat rides to the Huka Falls and on the way to Rotorua; a ride to the Orakei Korako Geothermal Park.

Best Outdoor Activity Deals Here!

Taupo Skydive Riverstone Recommendation


Taupo Sky Diving

Begins: Taupo Airport, first roundabout at southern entry to Taupo township.
9000ft Skydive – 25 Second free fall
15000ft Skydive – 1 minutes free fall
Multiple activity packages available

Skydive Taupo are a world class operator, offering competitive prices and incomparable views of the volcanic plateau and across Lake Taupo to the Tongariro Region. You can book at Riverstone Backpackers and pay after your jump.

Jet Boating Riverstone Recommendation


Orakei Korako Jet Boating

Begin: Either in Taupo or SH5 20mins north of Taupo toward Rotorua.

RiverJet at the Mihi Bridge on SH5 between Rotorua & Taupo offers longer trips up and down the Waikato River, which could include a journey to Orakei Korako geothermal park.

Taupo also has two operators – Rapids Jet & Hukafalls Jet who offer trips up the Waikato River for close views of the Huka Falls. You can book at Riverstone Backpackers and pay when you make your trip.

Bungy Jumping


Taupo Bungy Jumping

Begins: Spa Rd, Taupo
Solo bungy jumps
Multiple activity packages available

Solo or tandem the highly trained crew of Taupo Bungy pride themselves in providing you with an exhilarating and safe bungy experience. For even more of a buzz try a ‘water touch’ jump! You can book at Riverstone Backpackers and pay when you make your jump.

Explore the Tongariro...

Lake Rotopounamu & Te Porere Redoubt Lake Rotopounamu & Te Pōrere Redoubt Forested Lake Walk, Maori Fortifications & Mountain Views Lake Rotopounamu Track Access Lake Rotopounamu and Mt Pi...
Tongariro History & Culture Tongariro History & Culture Early Maori & European In terms of NZ's young history the Tongariro Region is a comparatively long settled area, and Tongariro ...
Tongariro National Park Tongariro National Park UNESCO Dual World Heritage Established in 1887, the Tongariro National Park was the first national park created in New Zealand and the four...
Turangi Walks & Tokaanu Village Turangi Walks Tokaanu, Pukawa & Western Bays Tracks Turangi Walking Tracks There are many Turangi walks some at Tokaanu Village and Pukawa (SH41), the area...
Mt Ruapehu Snowboarding & Skiing Mt Ruapehu Snowboarding & Skiing Snow Sports on the Volcanos Within the Tongariro National Park there are 2 major fields on for Mt Ruapehu snowboarding and ski...