PureTrails New Zealand have been operating supported cycling tours around the South Island since 2004. We have crafted a range of cycle tour packages on the NZ cycle trail network that showcase the breathtaking scenery that the South Island is famous for. Our extensively researched, well paced, achievable trips are designed with adventure in comfort in mind, predominantly for the 50+ age group. Join us for your next New Zealand cycle trail holiday for an adventure of a lifetime.

Our Biking Tours

Alps to Ocean Trail EASY

Alps to Ocean Trail EASY

The Alps 2 Ocean Trail EASY tour is a relaxed, gentle paced, ride from the snow capped Southern Alps to the Pacific Ocean through some of the most stunning scenery in the NZ.

$1895 NZD PP
1
Duration

6 Days | 5 Nights

Cycle Distance

203km

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Alps to Ocean Trail EPIC

Alps to Ocean Trail EPIC

The Alps to Ocean Trail EPIC tour is a challenging yet rewarding ride from the snow capped Southern Alps to the Pacific Ocean through some of the best scenery in the NZ.

$1895 NZD PP
2
Duration

6 Days | 5 Nights

Cycle Distance

320km

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Otago Rail Trail

Otago Rail Trail

The Otago Rail Trail tour passes through 'big sky' country in Central Otago's raw 'timeless land'. Explore the historic gold mining towns and meet the rural farming communities.

$1575 NZD PP
1
Duration

5 Days | 4 Nights

Cycle Distance

150km

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West Coast Wilderness Trail

West Coast Wilderness Trail

The West Coast Wilderness Trail follows the wild, rough coastline, passes through beautiful fresh virgin rain-forest and dissects rolling farmland, all with amazing views of the Alps.

$1395 NZD PP
2
Duration

4 Days | 3 Nights

Cycle Distance

150km

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Queenstown Lakes Trail

Queenstown Lakes Trail

The Queenstown Cycle Trail tour features riding a network of Queenstown bike trails around the lakes and rivers of the stunning Queenstown, Arrowtown and Wanaka areas.

$1950 NZD PP
2
Duration

6 Days | 5 Nights

Cycle Distance

191km

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Around the Mountains Trail

Around the Mountains Trail

The Around the Mountains Cycle Trail circumnavigates Southland's majestic Eyre Mountains, through remote open tussockland stations and along the shores of Lake Wakatipu.

$1695 NZD PP
2
Duration

5 Days | 4 Nights

Cycle Distance

186km

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Canterbury Backcountry Trail

Canterbury Backcountry Trail

The Canterbury Backcountry Cycle Trail is a collection of great rides featuring vast quiet wide open river valleys, snow-capped mountains and stunning crystal clear alpine lakes.

$1545 NZD PP
1
Duration

5 Days | 4 Nights

Cycle Distance

165km

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Marlborough Wine Trail

Discounts!

Discounts!

Marlborough Wine Trail

The Marlborough Wine Trail is a collection of rides that showcase the vineyards of the Waipara and Marlborough wine growing areas and the majestic Nelson Lakes National Park.

$1595 NZD PP
1
Duration

5 Days | 4 Nights

Cycle Distance

148km

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Tasman Great Taste Trail

Tasman Great Taste Trail

The Tasman Great Taste Trail tour features cycling along beautiful coastlines and river valleys, through orchards and vineyards of the Nelson/Tasman area, and time to imbibe.

$1595 NZD PP
1
Duration

5 Days | 4 Nights

Cycle Distance

156km

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Wild West Coast Trail

Wild West Coast Trail

The Wild West Coast Cycle Trail is a collection of rides featuring fresh beech forests, lush tropical nikau bush, and wild coastlines. Visit the remote limestone arches of the Oparara Basin.

$1545 NZD PP
1
Duration

5 Days | 4 Nights

Cycle Distance

144km

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Why Travel With Us?

We're kiwi outdoor enthusiasts and we know what makes a great holiday. Our NZ cycle tours are well planned, thoughtfully paced, and full of fun and adventure as well as excellent value. Eat well, sleep well, challenge yourself, discover and explore. Join us today.

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Try our e-bikes

Need a boost up those hills? E-bikes are a great option for those with limited mobility or health to get out and experience the exhilaration of cycling with partner’s, family and friends around the South Island’s beautiful cycle trails.

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Meet Our Team!

Your NZ cycle trail adventure in comfort is lead by one of our dedicated and experienced tour leaders. Their backgrounds vary, but all share a love for the outdoors and, most importantly, a desire to help people make the most of their cycle holiday. All are mature adults with expertise in leading our bike tours and extensive knowledge of the region we travel through. Most of our team have been part of the 'PureTrails family' for many years, so you can count on having experienced leaders who love what they do.

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