Iconic Train Trip into the Taieri Gorge

Step back in time and travel into the stunning Taieri Gorge along the historic railway line, constructed during the Otago Gold Rush. This scenic train ride is a must do for families, tourists, and train enthusiasts alike!


The Inlander | 3.5 hours | Destination: Hindon (via Taieri Gorge) 

Train Trip Highlights:

  • Previously called Taieri Gorge Railways – explore the rich history and admire the scenery on our most iconic train trip.
  • Admire the engineering feats of early railway pioneers and hear their stories from our onboard commentator.
  • Cross the Wingatui Viaduct, the tallest wrought iron structure in Australasia.  
  • Travel through hand-made tunnels and travel over a unique one-laned bridge shared by cars and trains – one of only two in New Zealand!
  • Stretch your legs and take some photos at the historic refreshment stop of Hindon. 

For more information about this train excursion please see our FAQ’s page. Terms & Conditions apply. 



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