Taupo Group Tour

Taupo Group Tour

Make Taupo your next golf destination! A genuine alternative to Queenstown, Taupo is set on NZ's largest lake and is home to two world class golf courses. Just 3 hours from Auckland by road or a 45 minute Air New Zealand flight, Taupo is fast becoming a destination for discerning International golf groups.

The Kinloch Club is considered one of New Zealand's toughest golf courses and is always in fantastic condition. Wairakei Golf and Sanctuary is a Kiwi favourite and is considered NZ's best parkland golf course. Our six day packages provide the opportunity to play twice at each of these golf courses.


Package inclusions

  • 4 rounds of golf (Wairakei Golf and Sanctuary x 2 and The Kinloch Club x 2).
  • Electric carts at each course.
  • 5 night’s accommodation with breakfast.
  • Transport by self-drive rental vehicle with pre-programmed GPS unit or driver service.
  • 24 hour on-call assistance from the Playing Around New Zealand office.
  • New Zealand goods & services tax (GST) at 15%

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Optional extras

  • Rental clubs.
  • Dinner and lunch inclusions.
  • Activity bookings with preferential rates.
  • Stay at the luxurious Kinloch Club or Huka Lodge.
  • Extend your trip to include Cape Kidnappers.


Arrive Taupo
Transport options include self drive by rental vehicle from Auckland Airport, a driver service or an Air New Zealand flight.
Evening: At leisure in Taupo. We can arrange a local restaurant / bar. 
Accommodation: Options include Sacred Waters Luxury Apartments, Reef Resort, The Hilton, The Kinloch Club or Huka Lodge.

Morning: Play your first round of golf at The Kinloch Club. Tee time: 10:30am 
Evening: At leisure.

Morning: Play a second round at The Kinloch Club. Tee time: 10:30am 
Evening: At leisure.

Morning: Play your first round at Wairakei Golf and Sanctuary. Tee time: 10:30am 
Evening: At leisure in Taupo

Morning: Play your second round at Wairakei Golf and Sanctuary. Tee time: 10:30am 
Evening: At leisure in Taupo.

Today you will travel to your next destination. Options include a flight or road transfer back to Auckland to meet your international flight. 

Additional Information

This tour can be customised to suit your requirements. Please note that you have the choice of luxury Mercedes rental vehicle for your group. We recommend our 8 seat Mercedes Valente for groups of four, the 12 seat Sprinter for groups of eight and the 17 seat Sprinter for groups of twelve. We can also provide a 20 seat vehicle with luggage trailer for groups of sixteen but please note that the driver will require a Class 2 drivers license.