Alps 2 Ocean Cycle Trail, Oamaru
(4.9/5 based on 55 reviews on the web)
Alps 2 Ocean Cycle Trail is a 301 km (1,000 mi) trail from the Southern Alps to the Pacific Ocean. Allow 4-6 days for the entire ride, or simply try out a day excursion. Whichever option you choose, the trail is sure to provide a memorable experience. Amidst the grandeur of braided rivers, glacier-carved valleys, turquoise hydro-lakes, tussock highlands, and rural plains are a host of tantalizing off-the-bike activities including wine-tasting, penguin-spotting, glider flights and just quietly soaking in alfresco hot tubs. It’s no wonder people come from all over the world to enjoy the stunning vistas and expansive landscapes. To visit Alps 2 Ocean Cycle Trail on your trip to Oamaru, use our Oamaru itinerary builder.
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  • We have ridden in both road and hybrid bike tours throughout Australia,the Northern Hemisphere and in South Island New Zealand before, so were looking forward to the Alps 2 Ocean trail. We noted it wa...  more »
  • The Alps2Ocean Cycle Trail was I amazing!! I definitely recommend this for all fitness types and all ages. There are a few little harder bits but these are more uphill and distance related (there's no...  more »
  • My husband and I did this ride in late April/early May 2016 and found it a great mixture of an active/relaxing holiday. Kept a diary so that I could give people an approximate time value for each day,...  more »