In Kaikoura you have a rest day and a chance to take in the dramatic scenery, whale-watching or any of the many activities on offer. From Kaikoura it’s a magnificent cycle north along the Pacific Coast to your accommodation at an historic farm stay, before heading north to Blenheim and the wine country of Marlborough to enjoy your vineyard cottage stay. Once in Blenheim you have the option of an afternoon train journey to Christchurch or completing you tour in Blenheim.
Day 1: We will meet you at your accommodation in Christchurch with bicycles and equipment and you then bike to Waipara. Includes: (D).
Day 2: Waipara to Waiau. Includes: (D).
Day 3: Waiau to Kaikoura.
Day 4: Kaikoura. Rest day.
Day 5: Kaikoura to Kekerengu. Includes: (D).
Day 6: Kekerengu to Blenheim.
Day 7: Blenheim Christchurch on the train or complete tour in Blenheim.
- Equipment Included:
* Trek mountain bike for touring (with road tyres),
Ortlieb rear pannier bags, front handlebar bag and comprehensive repair kit.
* Detailed itinerary, maps and notes on points of interest that you will pass.
* You can upgrade to a Trek 1200 road bike available in combination with daily luggage transportation, contact us for further details.
- Accommodation: 6 nights accommodation in carefully selected luxurious 5 star accommodation (Breakfast included each day and evening meals on days one, two and four).
- Difficulty: Moderate difficulty route with an average 50 to 90kms per cycling day.
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