suggested itineraries and packages


[Here are some great ideas] to start planning your ride. These suggested Motu Trails itineraries include The Pakihi Track, Motu Road, Dunes Trail, Rere Falls Trail, plus pedal & paddle.


Book direct with any [Motu Trails official partner business]. Or, [Opotiki i-SITE] can give you ideas and make your bookings.

Tours and packages

[Motu Trails Limited] and [Bushaven/Motu Trails Hire & Shuttle] and [Toatoa Farmstay] all offer packages to experience the Motu Trails and beyond.

[Cycle Gisborne] run awesome tours and self-guided tours featuring Gisborne, Rere Falls Trail, and beyond. Their one-day Eastwoodhill Express self-guided tour is a winner, featuring [Eastwoodhill Arboretum].

[KG Kayaks] offer kayak packages. [Portside Hotel] offer packages around Gisborne.

Fly from auckland on a dc-3

Air Chathams has teamed up with Bushaven/Motu Trails Hire and Shuttle. Over summer, they offer groups [these great packages from Auckland].

Fly to Whakatane, get picked up and taken to Bushaven, and ride the Motu Trails. Flying is on the wonderful Air Chathams DC-3.

Travel here

To fly to Gisborne with Air New Zealand, or for land transport options, check the [Travel to the district] page.