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Frequently asked questions

What are the major attractions in Whakamaru?
If your trip to Whakamaru is all booked but your itinerary is looking a bit empty, we can give you a few hints and tips.There’s nothing better than discovering new places. While you’re staying in the area, Mangakino Golf Club and Mangakino Recreation Reserve ought to be among them. If you still have loads of stamina and room on that travel schedule, Lake Maraetai also awaits.
What are the best road trip destinations near Whakamaru?
You’ll want to explore nearby Wairakei. What’s 20 miles when you have your own rental car? The journey there is half the fun! Taupo Hot Springs, Huka Falls and Craters of the Moon alone make the drive out worth it. Don’t forget about Taupo either! Just 25 miles away, Taupo Hot Springs, Huka Falls and Craters of the Moon are non-negotiable stops here.
What kind of rental car should I get for Whakamaru?
Rent a car and see Whakamaru at your own pace. Want to venture out into some nature? Opt for a full-size car. This vehicle is ideal for those after adventure in the great outdoors. Just want to get comfortably from A to B and traveling with minimal luggage? If you’re not planning on driving far, a zippy mini is a terrific option.
Should I get a luxury rental car in Whakamaru?
For some, owning a luxury vehicle may be somewhat out of reach. But renting the car of your dreams is far easier than you think! Imagine the feeling of tearing down the open road in a classy convertible, even if it’s only for a little while. Or maybe all you’re looking for is a budget ride to get you quickly from A to B. Flashy or frugal? Whatever you decide, one thing’s for sure — there’s a rental car to suit your style in Whakamaru.
What side of the road do they drive on in Whakamaru?
In Whakamaru, you’ll need to stick to the left side of the road. That means the driver’s seat is on the right-hand side. If you’ve rented a ride with a manual transmission, familiarize yourself with shifting gears with your left hand.
Is it difficult to park in Whakamaru?
You shouldn’t run into trouble finding somewhere to park in Whakamaru. With loads of places to leave your car, discovering the sights of this destination is a cinch.
Are there speed limits in Whakamaru?
There are. In the city of Whakamaru, speed limits range from 50km/h to 100km/h. Most built-up areas have a maximum speed limit of 40km/h unless posted otherwise.
What happens if I get a speeding fine while driving a rental car in Taupo District?
Normally, one of two things will happen. Your rental company may bill the amount stated on the fine to your credit card. This is the usual practice. Or it may provide your contact information to local authorities so the fine is sent directly to you.
Is it illegal to use a cell phone while driving in Whakamaru?
It’s prohibited to use your cell phone while cruising in your car around Whakamaru, and you could also be fined for just holding your phone when you’re in control of a vehicle. However, the use of hands-free or Bluetooth functions is permitted, as long as you keep your attention on the road.
What are the rules around drink driving in Whakamaru?
When driving in Whakamaru, it’s against the law to have a BAC (blood alcohol content) above 0.05%. Thinking of having a drink or two with lunch or dinner? Consider taking a taxi or using a ride-sharing service.
Is turning on a red light allowed in Whakamaru?
Turning on a red light is prohibited in Whakamaru. Always be on the lookout for traffic signs and lights so you don’t break any road rules.
Are seat belts compulsory in Taupo District?
You bet. However, there may be exceptions for vehicles run by public transportation systems.

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