The Alps 2 Ocean Cycle Trail is truly one of New Zealand's great rides!

​For over 300 km visitors can experience some of the most beautiful scenery New Zealand has to offer. Suitable for all ages, the trail is an easy grade, and offers a pleasing mix of on and off-road trails which link 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 Alps 2 Ocean Cycle Trail is sure to be a memorable experience.

Highlights include:

  • ​Aoraki/Mt Cook
  • Elephant Rocks
  • Snow-capped Mountains
  • Clay Cliffs
  • Golden Tussock Landscapes
  • Maori Rock Art
  • Pacific Ocean


  • Blue Penguin Colony
  • Limestone Cliffs
  • Boutique Shops
  • Turquoise Coloured Lake Pukaki
  • Vineyards
  • Oamaru's Victorian Precinct
  • Waitaki Lakes

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