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Craters of the Moon
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USD 151.81*
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Taupo Adventure Combo: Jet Boat Ride and...
Ranked #15 of 71 things to do in Taupo
Certificate of Excellence
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Reviewed 6 April 2018 via mobile

It was as an afterthought that I stopped in here,but I am so glad I did.
Thermal activity shoots plumes of steam into the air like wraiths haunting the fields and then you will pass areas of boiling mud that sound like cauldrons you’d rather not fall into and other parts sound more like steam engines under your feet.

Thank deborah1212
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"steep climb"
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"interesting walk"
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"thermal area"
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"per adult"
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"great walk"
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"takes about an hour"
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Reviewed 5 April 2018

A good opportunity to see an active thermal area with steam coming out of the ground. There was evidence of mud pools but none were bubbling when we were there. Well maintained wooden walkways for safety. Value for money.

Thank Kim F
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Reviewed 4 April 2018

This was a great introduction to the thermal region. I thought the cost was very reasonable. A nice walk, with a small walk up to a lookout at the end if you want.

Thank aussiesharon12
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Reviewed 3 April 2018 via mobile

Very nice views, smells like an open sewer at some parts, has a bunch of tourists, parking sucks, bring extra water, and enjoy the experience.

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Reviewed 1 April 2018

We found the walk itself was quite nice however all u see is some steam coming up out of the ground. If it's lots of mud pools you want to see , then look elsewhere.

Thank shane244
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