5 Day Cycle Tour Wellington Harbour to Greytown

Tour Code: GR033

Right on the doorstep of Wellington – the coolest little capital in the world – is the Wairarapa, a region of rugged coastline, beautiful bush, interesting townships and vineyards aplenty. It’s also home to the Rimutaka Cycle Trail, one of the easiest of the Great Rides. This tour winds its way from the head of Wellington harbour to Greytown, and its smooth, gentle riding makes it particularly suited to newbie cyclists or families.

Highlights

The Rimutaka Cycle Trail, Palliser Bay, wine tasting in Martinborough, Greytown

Tour Detail

From beautiful bush to open countryside, picturesque towns to rugged coastline, this tour offers a great blend of scenery, history and culture. You’ll travel along the Rimutaka Cycle Trail to rugged Palliser Bay, before spending a morning in the vineyards of Martinborough. The tour ends in Greytown, where Victorian charm and shopping opportunities await.

For a detailed overview of this tour, check out this blog by Natural High client Rachael Lamb.

Sea views as you cycle along!
Sea views as you cycle along!
Cape Palliser Lighthouse, which earned a place in Lonely Planet’s Top 10 'Flashiest Lighthouses.'
Cape Palliser Lighthouse, which earned a place in Lonely Planet’s Top 10 ‘Flashiest Lighthouses.’
Cycling in the vines in Martinborough.
Cycling in the vines in Martinborough.

Inclusions

Support vehicle and luggage transfer, tour guide, ferry from Wellington to Petone, train from Woodside Station (Greytown) to Wellington, transfer after the tour to either a Wellington city hotel or Wellington Airport.

Regions

The Detail Stuff

Departure Dates:

Cost:$1945.00 NZD

No. of Days:5

Grade:1 – Easy

Bike Hire:Included

Accommodation:3-4 star