7-Day Bike Tour
Hauraki Rail Trail
Join us on an awesome week-long adventure taking on one of New Zealand’s iconic cycle trails!
See for yourself the Firth of Thames, Waikato's historic mining towns and lush farmland.
This package is well suited to those wanting to get off the beaten track and includes accommodation, meals, bike hire, shuttles, transfers, and our signature Twilight Glow Worm Kayak Tour.
This cycle adventure is suitable for all riders from beginners to those with moderate fitness.
Day 4 - Waihi to Paeroa
The hero day on the Hauraki Rail Trail with plenty of extra activities to keep you busy. Our shuttle will drop you at Waikino Station to catch a ride on the heritage railway to Waihi where you can visit the operational Martha Mine and the Gold Discovery Centre.
The 24km trail follows the incredible Karangahake Gorge including the cascading Owharoa waterfall, photogenic gold mining sites, the Victoria Battery museum, and the infamous Windows Walkway which is a real must-do. Another absolute highlight is riding through an amazing 1100-metre long railway tunnel, before returning to Paeroa.
Day 7 - Karapiro
After your 7-day bike tour, take a free day to experience and enjoy some of the nearby local attractions including Hobbiton, the Blue Springs walkway, Sanctuary Mountain, Camjet, Stonehill Horse Treks etc.
Keep some energy in reserve for our incredible guided kayak glowworm tour this evening, a truly unique way to cap off a great adventure. No kayaking experience is necessary, all equipment is provided, and our shuttle will transport your group to and from Lakeview Lodge.
*Day 8 includes transfers to Auckland, or to any destination in the central North Island as required.