Tuatara Tours has been running incredible walking and cycling tours across New Zealand and the world for almost 20 Years. Our team has decades of combined experience in walking, cycling and travel in New Zealand and across the world.
Tuscany on Thames Motel
The Hauraki Rail Trail starts and ends 100 metres from the motel with a selection of studio and one/two bedroom units. Units have double spa baths and we have an outdoor swimming pool to restore and refresh tired bones.
Tussock Lodge, Waipiata
The choice of various accommodation options and functionality. Secluded alongside the Trail and just a short walk to local amenities. 4 separate Super King Rooms, capable of sleeping up to 8 people, a Gourmet Kitchen, and very comfortable lounge area.
Twin Coast Adventures
Located in central Kaikohe, motel accommodation, bike hire (including e-bikes and kids), shuttles and cycle tours. Base yourself in the centre of the trail. We offer the best advice on getting the most out of your Northland Adventure.
Situated in the Waimiha Valley, this fully equipped self catering house sleeps 10 (perfect for groups and families). Ride, walk and explore the area. Connections to one of the local shuttle companies and bike hire if required.
Unison Vineyard is a family estate in the Gimblett Gravels wine growing district in Hawke's Bay.
Located on the Wineries Ride, opposite Roy’s Hill Reserve, offering cellar door tastings, a café and unique accommodation in the heart of wine country.
Locally owned and operated, our team is passionate & experienced in all things bikes & cycling. Everything you need to prepare or recover from your trail adventures. Specialist mechanics including a full Shimano and Bosch certified workshop.
Victoria Battery Tramway and Museum
Experience a fantastic tram ride through the goldmining history of Waikino and Karangahake Gorge, guided underground tours through a more than century old ore kiln tunnel, and visit our fascinating museum, with a range of incredible historic photography and equipment.
Established in 1987, Village Cycles is a business built on a genuine passion for cycling - from youngsters on their first bike through to top competitive cyclists. We have an extensive range of top brands for all ages and capabilities…
Fresh and fabulous speciality burgers, seasonal salads and fries, cold drinks and ice blocks. Try the vegetarian and vegan options on a house-made brioche style buns, or a GF ‘naked burger’ on fresh seasonal salad. Tuesday to Saturday 4 pm-8.30pm.
Wai-O-Tapu Thermal Wonderland
Just minutes from the "Mud Pool" see a landscape sculptured by volcanic activity. Spectacular colours and unique geothermal features can be seen on well laid out walks. First class facilities at the modern visitor centre - the gateway to a…
Waihi Arts Centre and Museum
Explore the underground mining history of the area. Waihi not only possessed the most productive gold mine in New Zealand, but was also the largest gold mining town in the country and the third largest inland town in New…
Waihi Beach Paradise Resort
Just a 15 minute car drive from the Trail out to Waihi Beach. Modern, comfortable self-contained units, with private outdoor area and just across the road from the beach and close to the village boutique shops and cafes.
Waihi Gold Discovery Centre
The Centre is the hub for all things gold in the Waihi area, and is home to the Waihi Gold Experience and Waihi Gold Mine Tours. Uncover and discover the area's fascinating golden journey that now spans three centuries.
Waikino Hotel - Karangahake
Located in the stunning Karangahake Gorge, the iconic Waikino Hotel is the place to visit for a break, bite to eat and cool drink. From the trail, cross the lovely walk bridge over the Ohinemuri River and enjoy warm hospitality.
Waikino Station Cafe
Who can resist? The Waikino Station is the perfect place to stop off for lunch. Goldfields Railway operates daily providing passengers with a nostalgic journey between the historic gold mining town of Waihi and the Waikino Station.
Waipiata Country Hotel
This tastefully refurbished historic hotel features country bar, bistro & formal dining room, outside fireplace, huge sundeck, and private guest lounge. Great for groups and families - Super King, King, queen and twin rooms. Just metres from the Trail.
Waipiata Sky Wonders
A night sky star gazing facility to enable you to have an unbelievably beautiful star gazing experience. Rail Trailers, local families and visitors to the Maniototo can view the night sky through our fabulous Orion Skyquest XX14g GoTo Dobsonian Telescope.