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 $100 peak holiday supplement is added to tours in the high season or Public Holiday.

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The Detail Stuff

Departure Dates:
16 Jun 2024-21 Jun 2024, 07 Jul 2024-12 Jul 2024, 11 Aug 2024-16 Aug 2024, 22 Sep 2024-27 Sep 2024, 20 Oct 2024-25 Oct 2024, 27 Oct 2024-01 Nov 2024, 03 Nov 2024-08 Nov 2024, 17 Nov 2024-22 Nov 2024, 24 Nov 2024-29 Nov 2024, 01 Dec 2024-06 Dec 2024, 08 Dec 2024-13 Dec 2024, 15 Dec 2024-20 Dec 2024, 27 Dec 2024-01 Jan 2025, 05 Jan 2025-10 Jan 2025, 12 Jan 2025-17 Jan 2025, 02 Feb 2025-07 Feb 2025, 09 Feb 2025-14 Feb 2025, 16 Feb 2025-21 Feb 2025, 23 Feb 2025-28 Feb 2025, 09 Mar 2025-14 Mar 2025, 16 Mar 2025-21 Mar 2025, 23 Mar 2025-28 Mar 2025, 30 Mar 2025-04 Apr 2025, 06 Apr 2025-11 Apr 2025, 13 Apr 2025-18 Apr 2025, 20 Apr 2025-25 Apr 2025, 27 Apr 2025-02 May 2025, 04 May 2025-09 May 2025, 15 Jun 2025-20 Jun 2025

Cost:$2995.00 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:$795.00 NZD

Bike Hire:From $180

Meals:5B, 5L & 4D

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