Driving Creek Railway
Just 6.2km from Coromandel Seaview Motel is Driving Creek Railway and Potteries.
New Zealand's only narrow-gauge mountain railway travels through regenerating native forest with pottery sculptures lining the track.
This train ride is one of the most popular in New Zealand.
Enjoy a 1 hour return trip on this scenic mountain railway. Travel through regenerating and replanted native kauri forest where unique pottery sculptures line the track. The train includes 2 spirals, 3 short tunnels, 5 reversing points and several large viaducts as it climbs up the hill to the Eyefull Tower. At the top there are panoramic views out over the island-studded Hauraki Gulf.