The Forgotten World Highway (SH43) is 150km running from Stratford to Taumarunui.
Full day site seeing tour of heritage sites, visit and experience 74m Mt Damper Falls, the very scenic Tangarakau Gorge and the village of Whangamomona with its famous hotel.
We offer cycle support for this area, this includes transport one way for both people and bikes and you cycle back or have your car transferred to the other end; either west or east directions. It is 64kms to the village of Whangamomona we can transfer people and bikes to Whangamomona and you cycle back to Stratford.
Since 2001 we have been offering this wonderful experience. A 4 day/3 night getaway in the Eastern Taranaki Backcountry. 2 nights are hosted by farmstay accommodation and last night has options of Whangamomona Hotel or Stratford Heritage Lodge. Carry only a day pack as you tramp through native bush and on old roads (now tracks) and delight in the flora and fauna in this remote area rich in history. Price is inclusive of 3 nights accommodation (linen beds) all meals from dinner day 1 to lunch day 4, transport of people and luggage, car storage in Stratford and guide when required.
An amazing 3 day - 2 night tour, highlights include Whanganui River Road, Bridge To Nowhere, Jetboat experience on Whanganui River, Luxury lodge accommodation in remote area, full tour of Forgotten World Highway. Departing Stratford at 7:30am day 1 and returning late afternoon day 3. Email us for a PDF file on this trip. A minimum of 5 and max of 8 is ideal for this exclusive trip.