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Maori Rock Carvings Scenic Cruise

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    Stop At: Maori Rock Carvings, Lake Taupo, Taupo New Zealand

    Sit back and relax cruising picturesque Lake Taupo to visit the famous Maori Rock Carvings with Ernest Kemp Cruises. Enjoy complimentary hot beverages, Free Wifi. Cruises between 90 -120 mins. Great photo opportunities. Comfortable seating inside and out. Live commentary of the lake and history of the local area.

    Duration: 1 hour 30 minutes
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    Departure Point
    65 Redoubt St, Taupo 3377, New Zealand
    Duration
    1h 40m
    Return Details
    Returns to original departure point
    Inclusions
    • Coffee and/or Tea - Complimentary tea, coffee, hot chocolate and cookies. Free Wifi on board.
    • Entry/Admission - Maori Rock Carvings
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    Additional Info
    • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
    • Not wheelchair accessible
    • Stroller accessible
    • Service animals allowed
    • Near public transportation
    • Most travelers can participate
    • Well behaved dogs welcome.
    • This experience requires good weather. If it’s canceled due to poor weather, you’ll be offered a different date or a full refund
    • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 40 travelers
    Cancellation Policy
    For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
    Reviews (226)
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    All reviews ernest kemp pizza maori rock carvings lake taupo biscuits free tea and coffee lovely crew boat takes informative commentary wine or beer soft drinks lovely boat lovely afternoon photo opportunities boat captain great value for money hour trip
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    Reviewed 1 week ago

    One and a half hours on Lake Taupo with an infomative captain and a free cup of tea from the (1 person) crew on a delightful little boat was just superb and great value for money. Yes we chose to sit outside in the bow,...More

    Date of experience: October 2019
    Thank PhilipH243
    ernestkempcruises, Front Office Manager at ERNEST KEMP SCENIC CRUISES, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

    Hi Phillip, thank you for the great review. Windy cruises aren't for everyone, but they are certainly interesting! Sitting outside definitely adds another dimension to the experience- we think it is a lot of fun as well! It is our pleasure to have had you...More

    Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

    I shouted my family to this trip so I could see the carvings. I wasn't so interested in the commentary bout the carvings as I've heard so many diff stories. Hoooowwwwweeeeveeeer, what a lovely surprise we got on our trip! Weather of winter on our...More

    Thank dpuru1
    ernestkempcruises, Front Office Manager at ERNEST KEMP SCENIC CRUISES, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

    Hi there, thank you for the wonderful review of your experience with us. Winter and Spring weather can be a bit of a mixed bag on the lake somedays, but it is definitely what you make of it -glad you all enjoyed the adventure!

    Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

    We had an enjoyable couple of hours on board even with a strong wind an warning of rough conditions. The boat is comfortable and Izzy was a great host, very concerned to make sure everyone was ok.More

    Date of experience: October 2019
    Thank johnsN3871SW
    ernestkempcruises, Front Office Manager at ERNEST KEMP SCENIC CRUISES, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

    Hi there, Thank you for the nice review of your experience. We take care to ensure every guest is aware of any changing lake conditions before we depart - windier cruises aren't always for everyone. We are proud of our team and appreciate the special...More

    Reviewed 10 September 2019

    The wind was a bit doggy on Saturday the 7th September 2019 so after travelling a few hours prior to the vessel due to depart the wharf at 10.30 am the 13 of us arrived in Taupo to calming winds and a spectacular view over...More

    Date of experience: September 2019
    Thank JustinH3529
    ernestkempcruises, Front Office Manager at ERNEST KEMP SCENIC CRUISES, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

    Good Morning Justin, Thank you for your wonderful review of our cruise. The winds here can be unpredictable at the best of times! We always reassure our passengers that while the cruise is completely safe, it is down to personal preference on a windy day....More

    Reviewed 31 August 2019

    It was a sunny but blustery day and we were warned that the Lake would be choppy (it was!!!) Nevertheless, we felt in very safe hands as we cruised right up close to the rock carvings and then back to Taupo. A solid feel to...More

    Date of experience: August 2019
    Thank caterham7owner
    ernestkempcruises, Front Office Manager at ERNEST KEMP SCENIC CRUISES, responded to this reviewResponded 31 August 2019

    Thank you for providing us with a great review. When the winds are higher, we always try to give our guests an honest idea of what the lake cruise will be like- with enough time spare to decide for themselves if they would like to...More

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