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.

   

Highlights

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

Tour Detail

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.

Inclusions

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.

Regions

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The Detail Stuff

Departure Dates:
14 Jan 2018-19 Jan 2018, 21 Jan 2018-26 Jan 2018, 14 Mar 2018-19 Mar 2018, 01 Apr 2018-06 Apr 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

Cost:$1995.00 NZD

No. of Days:6

Tour Type:,

Support Level:

Start:Christchurch

Finish:Christchurch

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