7 Day Southern Lakes Christchurch to Queenstown Cycle

Tour Code: GR023

Vivid emerald lakes, high mountain peaks and golden tussock lands provide the perfect backdrop to some of the South Island’s most scenic cycling.



Enjoy incredible views from the Summit Road of Banks Peninsula. Cycle alongside the bright turquoise hydro canals from Lake Tekapo. Wonder at the majestic Aoraki/Mount Cook on a hike to a glacial lake. Admire the impressive dams and lakes of the Waitaki Valley. Explore the Victorian quarter of historic Oamaru. Visit Central Otago’s old gold mining settlements. • Conclude the tour in iconic Queenstown, New Zealand’s adventure capital

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Tour Detail

Cycle amongst the finest lakes of the South Island on this 7 day cycling holiday as we journey from Christchurch to Queenstown. Enjoy incredible views from the Summit Road of Banks Peninsula.  Ride alongside the stunning turquoise lakes of Tekapo and Pukaki, underneath the towering peak of Aoraki Mount Cook and follow the Waitaki River & its lakes to the coast before finishing at the impressive Lake Wakatipu in Queenstown.


Meals as listed, guide and support vehicle, accommodation, DOC Concession Fees. Please Note: a $100 peak holiday supplement is added to tours in the high season or Public Holiday. Bike hire is available from $350. You can choose to upgrade to a performance road bike, please contact us for pricing.


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The Detail Stuff

Departure Dates:
05 Dec 2024-11 Dec 2024, 03 Jan 2025-09 Jan 2025, 07 Mar 2025-13 Mar 2025

Cost:$3395.00 NZD

No. of Days:7

Tour Type:,

Support Level:



Kms Per Day:28 - 101

Grade:2 – Moderate

Single Supplement:$795.00 NZD

Bike Hire:From $350

Meals:6B, 7L & 4D

Accommodation:6 nights hotel/motel/lodge ensuite accommodation on twin share basis