Take the ride of a lifetime in New Zealand

  • Wind through the vineyards

    Savour great food and world class wine on the Gibbston River Ride. The Central Otago region is famous for Pinot Noir.

    Part of the Queenstown Trail

    Gibbston Valley 20 mins from Queenstown

    Wind through the vineyards

    Savour great food and world class wine on the Gibbston River Ride. The Central Otago region is famous for Pinot Noir.

    Part of the Queenstown Trail

    20 mins from Queenstown

  • Majestic journeys from Alps to Ocean

    Take an epic journey from Mt Cook to Oamaru. There are 8 sections on the trail, passing historic towns and limestone cliffs - plus there's there's the chance to see blue penguins. You can choose to complete the full journey or ride by sections.

    Alps 2 Ocean Cycle Trail

    Lake Ohau 4 hours from Christchurch

    Majestic journeys from Alps to Ocean

    Take an epic journey from Mt Cook to Oamaru. There are 8 sections on the trail, passing historic towns and limestone cliffs - plus there's there's the chance to see blue penguins. You can choose to complete the full journey or ride by sections.

    Alps 2 Ocean Cycle Trail

    4 hours from Christchurch

  • Go with a guide

    Want to focus on the riding and let someone else take care of the logistics? Then a guided cycle tour might be for you.

    Explore guided cycle tours

    Alps 2 Ocean Cycle Trail 4 hours from Christchurch

    Go with a guide

    Want to focus on the riding and let someone else take care of the logistics? Then a guided cycle tour might be for you.

    Explore guided cycle tours

    4 hours from Christchurch

  • Find your own trail

    There are 23 Great Rides in the New Zealand Cycle Trails network. No matter what your level and pace is, you're sure to find the perfect one!

    Explore our Cycle Trails

    Aoraki/Mt Cook National Park 4 hours from Christchurch

    Find your own trail

    There are 23 Great Rides in the New Zealand Cycle Trails network. No matter what your level and pace is, you're sure to find the perfect one!

    Explore our Cycle Trails

    4 hours from Christchurch

  • Set your own pace

    If you’re short on time, you can ride for just a section, a day or half a day on a trail. Choose to join a cycle tour or rent bikes and ride with your friends. There's options to suit all needs.

    Lake Pukaki 4 hours from Christchurch

    Set your own pace

    If you’re short on time, you can ride for just a section, a day or half a day on a trail. Choose to join a cycle tour or rent bikes and ride with your friends. There's options to suit all needs.

    4 hours from Christchurch

Tomorrow you'll be carried along by spectacular vistas
Discover unexpected delights and breath-taking landscapes on every stunning trail in New Zealand. Pedal through picturesque towns, ancient emerald forests and dramatic volcanic vistas. Miles of cycling trails showcase the best of the North and South Islands, from white-sand beaches to alpine meadows to sparkling lakes. Be immersed in the land itself and experience New Zealand up close.

Cycling with Phil Keoghan
Amazing Race host and native New Zealander Phil Keoghan is a passionate cyclist. In 2009 Keoghan cycled across America in 40 days raising more than one million dollars for research. He also just completed 3,338 miles retracing the route of the first English speaking team in the Tour de France. Phil loves taking advantage of the range of cycle trails in his home country of New Zealand. Explore the Alps 2 Ocean and Queenstown Trails he recently enjoyed. Which of the 23 ‘Great Rides’ is on your to-do list?

Tomorrow you'll be carried along by spectacular vistas
Discover unexpected delights and breath-taking landscapes on every stunning trail in New Zealand. Pedal through picturesque towns, ancient emerald forests and dramatic volcanic vistas. Miles of cycling trails showcase the best of the North and South Islands, from white-sand beaches to alpine meadows to sparkling lakes. Be immersed in the land itself and experience New Zealand up close.

Cycling with Phil Keoghan
Amazing Race host and native New Zealander Phil Keoghan is a passionate cyclist. In 2009 Keoghan cycled across America in 40 days raising more than one million dollars for research. He also just completed 3,338 miles retracing the route of the first English speaking team in the Tour de France. Phil loves taking advantage of the range of cycle trails in his home country of New Zealand. Explore the Alps 2 Ocean and Queenstown Trails he recently enjoyed. Which of the 23 ‘Great Rides’ is on your to-do list?

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  • Tackle the Queen Charlotte Track

    The Queen Charlotte Track lies in the stunning Marlborough Sounds and is open to riders all year (except Dec – Feb). You can bike, hike, or kayak the trail and there's plenty of accommodation and boat transfers available.

    Marlborough Sounds

    Eatwells, Queen Charlotte Track 30 mins from Picton

    Tackle the Queen Charlotte Track

    The Queen Charlotte Track lies in the stunning Marlborough Sounds and is open to riders all year (except Dec – Feb). You can bike, hike, or kayak the trail and there's plenty of accommodation and boat transfers available.

    Marlborough Sounds

    30 mins from Picton

  • Take a load off

    When your legs need a rest, there are always scenic stops along the way - no matter which trail you’re on.

    Bay of Plenty

    Take a load off

    When your legs need a rest, there are always scenic stops along the way - no matter which trail you’re on.

  • Ride round the mountains

    Hop on a steamship to begin your ride on the Around the Mountains cycle trail. Explore rustic rural settings and uncover historic townships.

    Around the Mountains Cycle Trail 35 minutes from Queenstown Central

    Ride round the mountains

    Hop on a steamship to begin your ride on the Around the Mountains cycle trail. Explore rustic rural settings and uncover historic townships.

    35 minutes from Queenstown Central

  • Indulge in great food and wine

    This relaxed 3-segment journey features wildlife, estuaries and wine-growing areas. Meander alongside orchards and enjoy the coastal views.

    Hawke's Bay Trails

    Te Mata Peak 20 mins from Napier

    Indulge in great food and wine

    This relaxed 3-segment journey features wildlife, estuaries and wine-growing areas. Meander alongside orchards and enjoy the coastal views.

    Hawke's Bay Trails

    20 mins from Napier

  • Cycle from the Mountains to the Sea

    This action-packed ride starting from the base of Mt Ruapehu winds through two pristine National Parks, ending on the ocean side of Whanganui.

    Mountains to Sea Trail

    Bridge to Nowhere, Whanganui National Park

    Cycle from the Mountains to the Sea

    This action-packed ride starting from the base of Mt Ruapehu winds through two pristine National Parks, ending on the ocean side of Whanganui.

    Mountains to Sea Trail

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