6 Day Alps to Ocean Cycle
Tour Code: GT021
The longest continuous ride in New Zealand, this tour descends over 2000 ft from the lofty heights of Mount Cook to the coastal town of Oamaru. Along the way experience stunning alpine scenery, golden tussock land, and rejuvenating hot pools.
Cycle through stunning Mackenzie Country, bathe in the Lake Tekapo hot pools under one of the best night skies in the world, Mt Cook and Sir Edmund Hilary Alpine Centre, Elephant Rocks, Victorian Quarter in Oamaru, indulge in wineries and award winning restaurants.
Tour Route Map
Experience the majesty of Aoraki Mt Cook and sweeping tussocklands of the Mackenzie Basin in this new cycling trip as you traverse the ancient Maori trading and food gathering routes to the coast at Oamaru. Along the way be enchanted by the beautiful canal bike rides from Lake Tekapo to Lake Pukaki and onwards to Lake Ohau.
Meals and accommodation as listed, guides and support vehicle, water and snacks while cycling,DOC Concession Fees. Please Note: a $50 surcharge is added to all tours with a public holiday.
The Detail Stuff
14 Mar 2018-19 Mar 2018, 28 Oct 2018-02 Nov 2018, 11 Nov 2018-16 Nov 2018, 25 Nov 2018-30 Nov 2018, 09 Dec 2018-14 Dec 2018, 27 Dec 2018-01 Jan 2019, 06 Jan 2019-11 Jan 2019, 13 Jan 2019-18 Jan 2019, 20 Jan 2019-25 Jan 2019, 27 Jan 2019-01 Feb 2019, 03 Feb 2019-08 Feb 2019, 10 Feb 2019-15 Feb 2019, 17 Feb 2019-22 Feb 2019, 24 Feb 2019-01 Mar 2019, 03 Mar 2019-08 Mar 2019, 10 Mar 2019-15 Mar 2019, 17 Mar 2019-22 Mar 2019, 07 Apr 2019-12 Apr 2019, 19 Apr 2019-24 Apr 2019
No. of Days:6
Support Level:Guided Tour
Kms Per Day:Optional up to 50kms
Grade:1 – Easy
Single Supplement:$475.00 NZD
Bike Hire:From $180
Meals:5B, 5L & 4D
Accommodation:5 nights hotel/motel ensuite accommodation on twin share basis