Trip Planner: South Pacific / New Zealand / North Island / Manawatu-Wanganui Region / Taumarunui / Forgotten World Adventures
A unique offer of self drive carts on rail through a remote, rugged and sparsely settled, distinctly natural, New Zealand landscape. The trip includes a mixture of native bush, farmland and forestry. It passes through small communities on a now decommissioned rail line, over 30 years in the making. With 24 tunnels and a variety of different bridges this railway line offers visitors an opportunity to connect with natural New Zealand.With our online itinerary creator, Taumarunui attractions like Forgotten World Adventures can be center stage of your vacation plans, and you can find out about other attractions like it, unlike it, near it, and miles away.
Forgotten World Adventures reviews
The scenery is okay but became repetitive quite quickly. The tunnel construction information was interesting but the whole trip was too long. Lavender farm visit seems to be more of a sales... more »
The Ride on the Rails Tokirima trip was a fun option. We did the morning trip from Okahukura to Tokirima. The guide Ray was full of interesting facts. All staff at Forgotten World Adventures were... more »
We really enjoyed our 5-tunnel tour with Luke. He was very informative about the area, the rail and the lives of those who built it. And surprise! Delicious hot soup for lunch! A great way to see a different side of New Zealand.
We really enjoyed our stay at Forgotten World. The host was very helpful in finding us a place to stay when we wanted another night in town and the entire staff was friendly and accomodating. We appreciated having a place to store our bicycles and being centrally locates in town by all of the restaurants. I would highly recommend staying here.
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