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Doughboat Lake Taupo - 2 Hour Hire

Jump in a Doughboat and soak up the sights of Lake Taupo in a fun and unique way - this is the only experience of its kind in New Zealand!


  • Discover the sights of Lake Taupo with friends (up to 6 per boat)
  • Eco friendly Doughboats have electric engines for minimal noise and disruption
  • 2 hours of self guided travel with a nominated captain from your group
  • Bring your own beverages and snacks to enjoy in a relaxed setting
  • A fun and unique way to see Taupo from the water!

Want to explore Lake Taupo in a completely new way with friends or family? Get ready for Doughboats!

Not your typical sight-seeing experience, Doughboats have been designed to optimize your time on Lake Taupo as you take a self-guided journey on the picturesque lake in a casual and relaxed setting, with unobstructed views of the gorgeous scenery.

Grab a bottle of wine and cheese and jump on board as your nominated captain starts the journey!

Each Doughboat takes up to 6 persons at a time and is super easy to operate, traveling at a relaxed pace of up to 5 knots. Even better, the Doughboats are Eco-friendly and run by an electric engine meaning there's no noisy motor in the background while you're traveling.

Sit back, turn up the music, relish the views and enjoy a cheeky beverage with friends on a fun and exciting Lake expedition like no other!

Per Boat $195.00 (Price per boat (Up to 6 persons))

What's included

  • Life jacket


  • Allow approximately 2 hours for the whole experience


  • Berth 44, Lake Taupo Marina Redoubt St. Taupo 3377, New Zealand


  • Price is per boat, for up to 6 persons. You must choose one driver from your group. This is the same person who signs the rental agreement form.

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