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

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.




Meals and accommodation as listed, guides and support vehicle, water and snacks while cycling,DOC Concession Fees. Please Note: a $100 peak holiday supplement, Christmas, New Year, Easter etc is added to tours with a public holiday.


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The Detail Stuff

Departure Dates:
10 Dec 2023-15 Dec 2023, 27 Dec 2023-01 Jan 2024, 31 Dec 2023-05 Jan 2024, 07 Jan 2024-12 Jan 2024, 14 Jan 2024-19 Jan 2024, 04 Feb 2024-09 Feb 2024, 11 Feb 2024-16 Feb 2024, 18 Feb 2024-23 Feb 2024, 25 Feb 2024-01 Mar 2024, 03 Mar 2024-08 Mar 2024, 10 Mar 2024-15 Mar 2024, 17 Mar 2024-22 Mar 2024, 24 Mar 2024-29 Mar 2024, 31 Mar 2024-05 Apr 2024, 07 Apr 2024-12 Apr 2024, 14 Apr 2024-19 Apr 2024, 21 Apr 2024-26 Apr 2024, 28 Apr 2024-03 May 2024, 05 May 2024-10 May 2024

Cost:$2895.00 NZD

No. of Days:6

Tour Type:,

Support Level:



Kms Per Day:Optional up to 50kms

Grade:1 – Easy

Single Supplement:$795.00 NZD

Bike Hire:From $180

Meals:5B, 5L & 4D

Accommodation:5 nights hotel/motel ensuite accommodation on twin share basis