Escape by Cycle

Please contact the provider directly to make your booking enquiry. Their contact details can be found below...
+6434282912| [email protected]| Queenstown
Point of difference

New Zealand's premier cycle tour company.
We provide premium quality, fully supported, all-inclusive cycle tours through the most amazing landscapes in the South Island.

Directions from nearest town

Pick-up and drop-off to your accommodation in Queenstown.

Based out of Queenstown, our cycle tours provide the perfect balance of great cycling with excellent food and boutique accommodation in remote locations.

We were the first company to operate on the Alps 2 Ocean 10 years ago and we've been perfecting our cycle tours ever since. We provide the highest quality bike tours, with the best equipment, full vehicle support and a personal level of service.

We are the only cycle tour to include everything you need to have the best experience of the Alps 2 Ocean:

• The original start to the Alps 2 Ocean from Aoraki/Mt Cook
• Helicopter flight across the Tasman River
• All meals, accommodation and transport included
• Choice of top quality ebike or mountain bike
• Full vehicle support provides allows us to adapt to the weather conditions
• Eat at the best restaurants and cafés
• Drinks breaks and our famous picnics provided along the trail
• Visit to the hot tubs and a wine tasting!
• We look after everything and deal with any problems

Check out dates and prices on our website and submit an enquiry.

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The Alps 2 Ocean Cycle Trail is a grade 2-3 (easy to intermediate) cycle trail. There are a variety of trail surfaces. Riders are advised to take certain essentials with them (e.g. first aid, repair kit, water, food). Parts of the trail pass through alpine environments, where conditions can change.

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Getting Here view details

Getting Here

Located in the South Island of New Zealand, halfway between Christchurch and Queenstown, is the Alps 2 Ocean Cycle Trail. It is recommended that you start your ride from Aoraki/Mt Cook - though there are numerous access points along the trail from which to start or end your ride.

Trail Details & Maps view details

Trail Details & Maps

Each of the 9 maps show the elevation, trail surfaces, fitness, skill, traffic, safety notes, and highlights. Please consult the maps to ensure you are prepared for what you'll encounter on each section. Some sections are easy, others more difficult.

See & Do view details

See & Do

Want to know what you can do while visiting the South Island of New Zealand during your ride?

See our Instagram photos #Alps2Ocean
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