Vintage trains depart Waihi for a 7km, 25-minute scenic journey to Waikino.
Based in Waihi, Bularangi Motorbikes offers Harley Davidson rentals and one- to 21-day guided tours throughout the country.
Waihi Waterlily Gardens
Seven hectares of ponds, peacocks and pretty things, 7km southwest of Waihi. There’s a cafe on-site.
Funky, licensed and right by the beach, Flatwhite has a lively brunch menu and serves decent pizzas.
Lonely Planet review
Stocks a first-rate selection of local arts and crafts.