Located in Lake Tekapo in the Mackenzie Region, Tekapo Springs is a must-do for groups, with a fun mix of educational, relaxing and exciting experiences. With year-round activities, we've been a favourite destination for school trips, camps, and large groups for years.
Check out our special group rates, activities and more information below.
We offer school students (aged 3 - 18) child rates on our activities.
For every 10 students, 1 teacher/assistant/adult is free of charge
For groups of 20+ or more:
- 20 - 49 = 10% off
- 50 - 99 = 15% off
- 100+ = 20% off
- Please note: to receive the discount, payment must be made in one transaction, or by invoice.
Hot Pools + Aqua Play
Relax in one of our three hot pools, beautifully landscaped with native plants, and soak in the views of Lake Tekapo and the mountains. Temperatures range from 36 - 40 degrees Celsius, and the pools are open from 10am - 9pm, 364 days per year.
Enjoy our Aqua Play Area with exciting interactive water features, a shallow pool (1 metre deep) and a deep pool for swimming laps or jumping off the side! The cooler Aqua Play Area ranges from 28 - 33 degrees Celsius providing a refreshing and fun alternative to our hot pools.
Trippo Waterslide (december - February)
Dare to ride the TRIPPO! This amazing waterslide is 11 metres high, 53 metres long and 24 metres wide. With three chutes providing hours of fun for the whole family, this is a great way to enjoy those long summer days! Children aged 3 - 5 years can ride if accompanied by an adult. Is there anything better than an awesome waterslide on a hot summer's day?!
Ice Skating (April - September)
Keep fit and have fun on one of New Zealand's most scenic skating rinks with forest, lake and mountain views. Group lessons are available with our trained staff.
- Includes: skates + helmet
- Additional hire options: Skate Frames ($3 each, maximum = 15) and/or Penguins ($5 each, maximum = 6)
Snow Tube (July - August)
Imagine whizzing down a 150-metre snow-filled slope! Our Snow Tube is an exciting must-do for winter - just jump on the "magic carpet" which takes you to the top then ride down solo or with your friends.
- Includes: tube + helmet
What's not included: