Things to do

Air Safaris

Air Safaris have been flying aircraft in and around the Mount Cook and Westland National Parks since 1970. Over that period, Air Safaris has grown...

Back Country Adventure Tours

Visit places where locals go! An invitation to come and explore this unique area of central South Island. The hidden valleys and vistas of the...

Earth & Sky

Earth & Sky, Mt John Observatory “Window to the Universe” BY DAY – Drive or hike to the summit of Mt John. Enjoy your coffee with...

GlenCraig's Clothing

GlenCraig's is Omarama’s local stylish clothing store, stocking A2O merchandise and a huge range of practical fashion garments and...

Glentanner Park

Glentanner Park is the holiday park and activity centre for the Aoraki/Mt Cook region. Conveniently located just 18km from Mt Cook National Park,...

Glide Omarama

Omarama, with its clear air, spectacular Southern Alps and all four forms of lift, is arguably the best mountain soaring site in the world. Every...

H2Explore

We give you a new experience that you will not find anywhere else in New Zealand! H2Explore is a new and exciting way to start your Alps 2...

Helicopter Line

The Alps 2 Ocean Cycle Trail starts from Aoraki/Mt Cook National Park. Cycle out to our helicopter base at Glentanner Park. We will take you and...

Heliventures

Whether you're strapped for time or just want to travel in style, Heliventures can transfer riders and luggage to the track from any location, or...

Heliworks

Make us an integral part of your Alps 2 Ocean Cycle Trail journey! Cycle the A2O trail from the official start at Aoraki Mount Cook Village to our...

High Country Salmon

Established in 2000 by the Logan family, High Country Salmon are one of three farms raising salmon on the hydro canals surrounding Twizel....

Hot Tubs Omarama

After a day cycling through the awesome Mackenzie Country, or beside the beautiful hydro lakes – Waitaki, Aviemore and Benmore – you have...

Jake's Hardware

Jake's Hardware is one of the last independent, family-run hardware stores in the country – and we're as excited about the Alps 2 Ocean cycle...

Kiwi Treasures & Info Centre

Welcome to Kiwi Treasures and Info Centre, Lake Tekapo. Located right in the centre of the township, we are your source for info, souvenirs, post...

Kurow Museum & Info Centre

A2O runs past our front door. We welcome all visitors to our quirky museum which provides a snapshot of early European life and features tools...

Merino Country Cafe & Gifts

Merino Country Cafe & Gifts is conveniently located in the town centre beside the public toilets. Our cafe is open from 8-30am to 5pm in summer...

Moké Apparel

Moké Apparel is a family business based in Oamaru, specialising in functional fashion outerwear. Moké is designed here in New Zealand and is...

Mt Cook Skiplanes & Helicopters

Treat yourself and a special someone to a scenic flight up the stunning Tasman Valley, fly in and hike or climb on a glacier in New Zealand's big...

Musterers Hut

CAFE Enjoy our fabulous fresh home made fare made daily, along with our incredible Organic, Fair Trade Switch Espresso Coffee. Enjoy the relaxed...

Oak Villa Beauty Spa

Offering you the very best in everyday beauty, massage and ultimate luxury treatments for one or for parties and group bookings, with four...

Oamaru Blue Penguin Colony

The Oamaru Blue Penguin Colony is located just minutes from the centre of Oamaru. Since its establishment in 1993, and because of its...

Oamaru i-SITE

Welcome to the Oamaru i-SITE - we've got you covered for everything you need in the area. We're also Alps 2 Ocean booking agents - we can create...

Oasis Oamaru

Oasis Oamaru is located in the historic Victorian Precinct of Oamaru. Our shop is in the Anderson Grain Store which was built in the mid 1870s....

Presence On Harbour

Groovy stuff for groovy people. Merino Possum Knitwear. Quality gifts. New Zealand art and gifts. Kiwiana, A2O gifts and heaps more........ Open 7...

Steampunk HQ

Steampunk HQ is an Art Gallery/Museum in Oamaru. It features locally created art, sculpture, movies, light and sound displays and an amazing life...

Tekapo Springs

Tekapo Springs is a recreation facility nestled in the stunning setting of Mt John in Lake Tekapo. Tekapo Springs is dedicated to providing the...

The Town Bike

Rent an electric bike from The Town Bike in Oamaru and explore the way you were always meant to, like the Olympic cycling team… well, not quite....

Totara Estate & Clarks Mill

TOTARA ESTATE Located only 8km south of Oamaru, at Totara Estate you can step back in time to New Zealand's pioneer past. Explore the Oamaru...

Westmere Lavender Farm & Woolshed

Welcome to Westmere Lavender Farm, our working 1200 hectare farm. We are ideally located right on the Alps 2 Ocean Cycle Trail and we offer...

Whitestone City

Set in an original grain store that was built in 1882, and located within New Zealand’s most complete streetscape of Victorian commercial...

Wrinkly Rams

CAFE The Wrinkly Rams Cafeteria prides itself on good wholesome food and quality service. The coffee is fantastic, and stopping could mean...

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