JollyBikes - The Gold Rush Tour

96 Richmond St, Thames

07 867 9026


PRICE: From $179 pp

1 Day self-guided Cycling Adventure from Paeroa to Waihi, including Gold Discovery Centre

Ride from the historic town of Paeroa through NZ bush to the scenic and serene Karangahake Gorge. Enjoy the well-known Windows Walk and be surprised at the rich gold mining history of this lovely area. Admire the majestic Owharoa falls. Enjoy lunch at the Waikino Station Cafe and reach the Waihi Gold Discovery Centre to put everything you saw into perspective. Don’t rush - you have all day.
Distance: 24 km one-way
Riding time: 2-4 hours
Overall duration: 6-7 hours
Attractions: NZ bush and historic railway tunnel and station, “windows walk”, Owharoa Falls, Waihi Gold Experience/Waihi Gold Rush Encounter.
Fitness level: Low to moderate
Includes: helmets, locks, maps, bags, vouchers for lunch at the cafe, and entry to the Gold Discovery Centre.

Price: E-Bike: NZD 199 pp, (Standard bikes: NZD 179 pp)

Optional: Add NZD 70 pp (min 2 persons) and a shuttle can return you and your bike to Paeroa at 4.00pm.  

Optional: Full day tour guide, + NZD 280