From Tekapo travel beside the canals and glacier fed lakes and through the dramatic McKenzie Basin to Queenstown, the Adventure travel capital of New Zealand. Here your adventure travel vacation can really start and we are able to help arrange a variety of activities from bungy jumping to jet-boating.
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.
Accommodation: Ten nights accommodation in twin rooms with bathroom ensuite, in carefully selected B&B's, home stays and small friendly motels (breakfast included).
Difficulty: Moderate route with longer days averaging 55 to 90 kms per cycling day.
Day 1: Collect bicycle and equipment in Christchurch, and cycle to Darfield.
Day 2: Darfield to Methven.
Day 3: Methven to Geraldine.
Day 4: Geraldine to Fairlie.
Day 5: Fairlie to Lake Tekapo.
Day 6: Rest Day at Lake Tekapo.
Day 7: Lake Tekapo to Omarama.
Day 8: Omarama to Wanaka (includes drop-off at the top of the Lindis Pass).
Day 9: Wanaka to Cromwell.
Day 10: Cromwell to Queenstown.
Day 11: Rest day in Queenstown to take in the sights or to Christchurch via bus, or continue the adventure travel and join our Central Otago Goldfields bicycle tour.
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Australia and Oceania New Zealand Outdoor: Land Rambler Bicycle Touring
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