Plan your trip around Hauraki Coromandel along State Highways 25 & 2. Please note some local roads and DOC sites are closed. Find out more

Driving Creek Railway

New Zealand's only narrow-gauge mountain railway journey climbing through regenerating native Kauri forest. Unique pottery sculptures and tile murals line the track with spectacular views over the Hauraki Gulf from the 'Eyefull Tower'. Pottery sales.


Embark on a truly unique 1 hour 15 minute railway tour on New Zealand’s only mountain railway. Journey across ten impressive bridges and through three tunnels in a hand-planted regenerating native forest and haven for rare native species, to arrive at EyeFull Tower and take in the spectacular views across the Hauraki Gulf and its islands.
Be inspired as your Rail Tour Guide tells the story of Barry Brickell and how his passion for pottery, engineering and conservation were influential in creating this authentic place. The Driving Creek Railway tour is suitable for all ages and is an all-weather activity.

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$19 – $39
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380 Driving Creek Road
Coromandel Town
New Zealand

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