Day trip

Waikato: Half-Day Karāpiro River Trail Bike Tour

Waikato: Half-Day Karāpiro River Trail Bike Tour

From US$ 86.61 per person

Travel down the Karapiro Section on a grade 2-3 trail that winds along the spectacular Waikato River, through native bush and farmland. This bike tour offers great views of spectacular flora and fauna that you can only find in NZ.

About this activity

Free cancellation
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Covid-19 precautions
Special health and safety measures apply. Learn more
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Duration 3.5 hours
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Live tour guide
Small group
Limited to 8 participants


  • Admire spectacular scenery along the way
  • Travel across amazing boardwalks above the wetlands
  • Discover the longest river in New Zealand - The Waikato River
Full description
Start your day by arriving at the headquarters of the local partner where you will meet your friendly guide. From here, you will travel to the start of the ride in a shuttle van. Once you have arrived you will receive a quick instruction on what you will need to know along the way. You can relax in the hands of professional guides who have plenty of experience and know the trails well.  You will bike between 12-14km along a beautiful gravel trail, that passes through native bush and spectacular farmland. All the while travelling along New Zealand's longest River - The Waikato River. Get to discover flora and fauna only seen in New Zealand and the native birdlife that is all around you. Approximately half way through this extremely popular section of trail, you will take a route through a unique wetland over a 500-meter long continuous boardwalk. You will also travel over an awe inspiring swingbridge built in the 1920's.
  • Bike hire and helmet
  • Pick up and drop-off from accommodation
  • Food and drink
Not suitable for
  • People who can't ride a bike
Covid-19 precautions
Safety measures in place
  • All required protective equipment is provided
  • All areas that customers touch are frequently cleaned
  • You must keep social distance while in vehicles
  • The number of visitors is limited to reduce crowds

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Important information

What to bring

  • Comfortable shoes
  • Comfortable clothes

Know before you go

  • This tour requires a moderate level of fitness
  • Participants must be able to ride a bike
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