Tour 2 Goldfields E-Bike Tour (Paeroa-Waihi) (Min 2)Price $499pp
You will love this 2 day ride it showcases many of the amazing wonders New Zealand has to offer;
Breath-taking ocean and mountain vistas, Lush, rolling farming countryside, stunning rivers and streams babbling over rocky waterfalls, “historic” train and tunnel ride (in season), gold mining, cheese factory, winery………
2 Day Tour : Goldfields E-Bike Tour of the “Waihi’s Golden past”
PAEROA TO WAIHI STATION – (GRADE 1 E easiest) 22KM( return 44kms)
Highlights: Karangahake Gorge, Bullswool Farm Park, Waikino Station Cafe, the Bistro at Falls Retreat, Ohinemuri Estate, Talisman Cafe, the Victoria Battery, Waihi Gold Discovery Centre, boutique shopping, cafes and current and historic mining.
This leg of the Trail follows the Ohinemuri River through Karangahake Gorge and on to Waihi. There are plenty of reasons to get off your bike along this section, so allow yourself plenty of time for the trip. If you run out of steam you can always catch the vintage Goldfields train for the last 8km of the journey from Waikino Station to Waihi. The train runs daily during summer and in the holidays and will transport bikes too. Check the timetable before you head off http://www.waihirail.co.nz/. Once you’ve made it to Waihi, it’s just a quick pedal to the top of town where you’ll find the Waihi Gold Discovery Centre and dump-truck loads of fascinating and interactive information about current and historic gold mining in Waihi.
Overnight in Waihi.
Time to explore one of the first Gold mining towns in NZ and the only one still working today. Visit the information Centre and ride up to the open cast mine viewing deck.
RETURN TO PAEROA
Before you re-enter the Old Train tunnel – we suggest that you take the river track to your left.The tunnel cuts off many sites you may like to visit – The Windows, Ohinemuri Estate and the Talisman Café.
What is included in this Tour. NZ$499 ( Minimum of 2)
Two day e-Bike hire,
One nights accommodation in Waihi (includes breakfast)
Vouchers for lunch each day – D1 – Waikino Railway Station Café
D2 – Talisman Café.
Maps and info booklet of what to see during your Tour.
Luggage transported from Paeroa to Waihi (and return)
General Info: Appropriate clothes to wear include shorts and/or close fitting track pants, sport shoes, t-shirt/polo, Jersey, sunglasses or safety glasses. Limited overnight apparel.
Transportation to and from start point is included and is arranged.
Note when you have complete your booking; please go to http://ebikerentalsnewzealand.com/contact-us/ to advise date of booking