Hermitage Hotel

Please contact the provider directly to make your booking enquiry. Their contact details can be found below...
+64 3 435 1809| [email protected]| www.hermitage.co.nz Terrace Rd, Aoraki Mt Cook Village, New Zealand, 7999
Point of difference

Nestled within the Aoraki Mount Cook National Park showcasing the tallest mountain, longest glacier & darkest night skies in NZ.


Your Alps 2 Ocean biking adventure begins right here at the world-renowned Hermitage Hotel nestled amongst stunning scenery within Aoraki Mount Cook Village offering the complete alpine experience.


Accommodation ranges from luxurious hotel rooms with unsurpassed views of Aoraki Mt Cook to standard rooms overlooking the Sefton mountain range.
Several Restaurants and bars offer an assortment of dining options with spectacular views from every seat.


Experience world renowned activities, whether you want to cruise amongst glaciers, explore the Tasman valley on an Argo, stargaze within the International Dark Sky Reserve or be educated and entertained in the Sir Edmund Hillary Alpine Centre there’s really something for every thrill seeker.


Just 55 kilometres from the Lake Pukaki turn-off in the majestic Mackenzie Country, Aoraki Mount Cook Alpine Village lies in a wilderness playground, surrounded by towering mountainous terrain and New Zealand's highest peak, Aoraki Mount Cook.

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FAQs

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

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.

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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.

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See & Do

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

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