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Starting in Douglas, explore the far end of the Forgotten World. Uncover stories of the workers and the history of the Okahukura-Stratford line and marvel in the ever-changing scenery. This full day tour includes time at the Whangamomona Republic to explore, take a picnic or enjoy hearty fare at the hotel.

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  • Discover the breathtaking landscapes and stories of a less-explored section of the Okahukura-Stratford line

  • Travel over 18 bridges and through 3 tunnels including the unique S-shaped 615m Whangamomona Tunnel

  • Discover a redwood plantation, and TeWera pine forest

  • Stop at the Whangamomona Republic for a picnic or lunch at the historic hotel (lunch not included)


  • 84km Rail Cart journey

  • Knowledgeable local guide

  • Visit an Organic Farm and sample local produce

  • Morning tea

Rail Republic Picnic