Alps 2 Ocean Cycle Trail, Oamaru

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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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  • An awesome ride and definitely lived up to expectations with trees starting to turn, mid March, and brilliant blue skys. Our guides said if we were thinking of losing weight during this ride we would ...  more »
  • excellent varied trip - take 5 days or 7 days. The more days you have the more time you have to visit all the sights along the trail. We left from Mt Cook which was worth while feeling like we travell...  more »
  • Wow what an incredible five day 300km trip by bike. Book now, you won't regret it. The scenery was stunning from Tasman point ( near Mt Cook) cycling along Lake Pukaki, Twizel, the gorgeous Lake Ohau ...  more »