For an end-to-end Hauraki Rail Trail experience, including the newest leg from Matamata to Te Aroha, this 5 day / 4 night freedom tour will take in all the wonders along the way.
Departing from Paeroa, our Sherpa Shuttle will take you to your journey's beginning at Matamata. Alternatively start from Miranda and reverse the ride.
Day 1 –Matamata to Te Aroha 37km, overnight in Te Aroha
Day 2 – Te Aroha to Waihi 47 km, overnight in Waihi
Day 3 – Waihi to Paeroa 25 km, overnight in Paeroa
Day 4 – Paeroa to Thames 34 km, overnight in Thames
Day 5 - Thames to Miranda 47 km.
At the end of your ride our shuttle will pick you up and return you to Paeroa.
*Take the Waihi to Waikino train on Day 2 and reduce the ride by 10 km.
*You will have plenty of time on Day 3 to ejoy the Windows Walk in the spectacular Karangahake Gorge.
*Ending your adventure in Miranda offers the opportunity to relax in the thermal spa/pools before being shuttled back to your vehicle in Paeroa (additional charges apply).
Bike hire – standard bike, helmet, bike lock, rear carrier bag
Accommodation – two nights share twin
* Accommodation does not include meals
Luggage transfers or carry your own with rear panniers
Shuttle – Pick up/Drop off at start and a return to Paeroa
Add-ons*: Let us know if you would like to:
*Additional charges apply for all add-ons