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Taupo Quad Adventures

1475 State Highway 1, Taupo, New Zealand
+64 27 294 7114
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Barbarian owner, your safety at serious risky

Starting from the owner which is probably the least respectful person you can find around Taupo's... read more

Reviewed 10 September 2017
via mobile
Ripped Off, No Response via email. Disappointed

Third time we have been here and had no problems in the past however this time was slightly... read more

Reviewed 12 April 2017
Derby, United Kingdom
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Looking for something different! .... Then come out for an awesome Quad Bike Tour with Taupo Quad Adventures! An Adventure Activity that you can all be involved in. Family owned & operated for over 20 years - our experience is your greatest asset! Experience the Taupo Volcanic Region as never before on an unforgettable, off road Quad Bike Adventure. Our rides are all through scenic fern clad native bush and are over all terrain trails specifically build for quad riding. All trails have amazing scenery with breathtaking views. Trails to suit all abilities from the experienced to the novice rider - everyone's catered for! No license / experience necessary to ride our 250cc Suzuki Quads. Ride durations - 1, 2 or 3 hours - you choose your adventure! We cater for ages 10 years and over. Open all year and in all weather! Wet weather gear & boots available for hire if required. Let us share our love of quad biking with you, book a ride at Taupo Quads today!
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  • Very good9%
  • Average1%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible4%
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“own pace” (14 reviews)
“hour ride” (5 reviews)
“nz bush” (5 reviews)
1475 State Highway 1, Taupo, New Zealand
+64 27 294 7114

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Reviewed 10 September 2017 via mobile

Starting from the owner which is probably the least respectful person you can find around Taupo's area, rude and barbarian, the quad ride is usually shorter than what you pay for, not very exciting and even more, extremely unsafe. The owner all it does is...More

1  Thank Hawk5d
Petr350, Owner at Taupo Quad Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded 13 September 2017

You asked me for a discount and I said no, you then kept asking me and again I said no and offered you a reasonable explanation of why I had to say no. But you couldn't accept no for an answer and got all agitated...More

Reviewed 12 April 2017

Third time we have been here and had no problems in the past however this time was slightly different.... Not going to bore you with all the details however there was 9 of us in our party joined by a few other people. Five of...More

Thank TheKiwi1985
Reviewed 9 March 2017

This is a fantastic experience that is suitable for almost anyone. You can go for anywhere from one to three hours. The ride takes you through jungle and farmland, with great views. Now for the details on the actual business operation: Peter (the owner) is...More

Thank judgef15e
Reviewed 31 January 2017

We did a 2 hour ride which was not too long and not too short. We were a mix of experienced riders and not experienced but it suited us all. Once we were comfortable on the bikes we could head around the track at our...More

2  Thank AKMartin232
Reviewed 23 January 2017 via mobile

You follow the guide for the first 800metres. When he is comfortable you can ride he lets you go off on your own at your own speed...fast or slow! Wicked tracks! Not a beginners course. Pete the owner is a lot of fun! Sorry I...More

Thank Goolia1404
Reviewed 8 January 2017

Our family has done a few quad rides in NZ including Franz Joseph and these 2 hours of quad biking were definitely the most fun had by our family. Pete gave us a safety talk and we were kitted out with all gear and then...More

1  Thank hourdy
Reviewed 1 January 2017 via mobile

We had a great time at Taupo Quad Adventures. We booked the two hour ride which gave us enough time to become familiar with the bikes, not having ridden before. A great option for all levels and abilities. Boots and jackets were provided so even...More

2  Thank Kate J
Reviewed 13 November 2016 via mobile

Pete is passionate about many things, quad biking and safety amongst them. We try to quad bike wherever we travel, and this is up there with what we have done in Tassie and Scotland. Don't expect a guided tour with landmarks, plants and wildlife being...More

1  Thank TheSteggs
Reviewed 16 September 2016 via mobile

Had a fantastic time even in the pouring rain on a cold Saturday afternoon. Very friendly and plenty of laughs.

1  Thank Madeleine M
Reviewed 27 June 2016

One of the best things to do on a cold wet day in Taupo, get muddy, feel the wind in your face and get the Adrenalin pumping. Well run organisation, get a good briefing before you set off, have a ride from a short course...More

1  Thank John W
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