Walking & Cycling products



This new page combines all walking and cycling products of the Smartourism members. So if you have clients that are interested in these products, it's all right here on this page!

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Trail Journeys - Central Otago

5 day Guided Tours on Otago Central Rail trail and more...

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New product: Welcome Rock Trails, Southland (45 minutes driving from Queenstown)

Stunning full day guided walks as well as overnight packages! Mountain biking packages also available.

Click here for more info.


Walks at Punakaiki (Pancake Rocks) near Ti Kouka House,

West Coast, South Island


Guest staying at Ti Kouka House can experience a range of short and longer walks nearby. A must is a short 1-hour or a bit longer 3-hour walk at Punakaiki.


Your hosts Russell and Sandy will provide you with a walking map and can also drop you off or pick you up for walks that are one-way.


With its World Heritage National Parks, stunning rainforest and rugged beaches, the West Coast is a walker's paradise!


Click here for more information on Ti Kouka House, a luxury bed & breakfast near Punakaiki.


Hump Ridge Track - Fiordland National Park

 

The Hump Ridge Track is part of the Department of Conservation new Manaaki Trails, guided walking adventures in some of New Zealand’s most special places. Click here for more info on the DOC website.

 

This 3-day loop track has several walking options, and the best one is the 3-day/3-night guided walk!

New: Guided Walk and Jet Boat Combo; Click here for more info.


NEW: Mount Cook Glacier Helihike: starting operation October 2014

 

The Mt Cook Glacier Helihike takes place on the Tasman Glacier, the longest glacier in NZ.  Go where no one else goes....

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Queenstown Wine Trail

NEW: Gibbston Walk and Wine

Description:
Walk along the Gibbston River Trail, taste fine wines and sample local cheeses. Follow the same river route as the early Maori travellers, who passed through here for seasonal hunting and gathering the prized Pounamu/Greenstone. 

We pick you up from your accommodation at 12.30pm and drive you to the Gibbston Valley Cheesery. Here, you collect your backpack lunch hamper and take you to Peregrine Wines, the start of the 7km walk. You are unaccompanied and have the freedom to taste wines at the cellar door and picnic along the way. We pick you up from the end of the track at the A J Hackett Bungy Bridge and continue on for wine tasting at Amisfield or Chard Farm before heading back to Queenstown. The 7km walk is ideal for regular walkers. 

Operates: The Gibbston Walk & Wine operates from October to May weather permitting.

Duration: 5 hours

Departure Time:
Departs daily at 12.30pm from Oct to end of April, weather permitting

Pick Up Option:
The Queenstown Wine Trail picks up guests from their accommodation or from The Station Building in Queenstown by arrangement.

Transport:
Our tours are of a maximum of 21 people, which allows small friendly, fun and personalised tours. Clients will be picked up in a Mercedes, Coaster or Ford Transit

Lunch: Backpack lunch hamper including a range of cheeses, breads, chutney, anti-pesto mix and chilled water.

Price: $119 per person
Booking Conditions
Minimum of one person (provided daily wine tour is confirmed).

Tour Includes

 

-Transport to and from the Gibbston River Trail
-Visit Gibbston Valley Cheesery
-Backpack lunch hamper

For more info, contact Queenstown Wine Trail: click here.


Trail Journeys - Central Otago

 

Trail Journeys is the largest and longest established operator on the Otago Central Rail Trail. Having worked with inbound operators and wholesalers for many years, Trail Journeys offers a range of guided and self-guided cycle tours in the area.

 

New Trail Journeys Product:

 

NEW Roxburgh Gorge Cycle Trail: 1 day package ex Queenstown. Click here for more info.


Ulva's Guided Walks

Ulva Island Bird Sanctuary, Stewart Island


Highly acclaimed Ulva's Guided Walks offers half day guided walks on Ulva Island Bird Sanctuary.

The Triple Birding Bonanza is the ultimate birding experience. It includes a half day guided walk on Ulva Island, a half day sea birding experience with Aurara Charters and kiwi spotting at night with Bravo Adventure Cruises.

For more info, click here!


Vertigo Bikes - Queenstown

 

Vertigo Bikes is Queenstown's longest established biking company and offers Guided Mountain biking, heli biking , Queenstown Bike Park packages, mountain bike lessons & rental and access to the NEW Queenstown Cycleway on the Vertigo Bike Taxi!

 

New Product: Vertigo Gravity Shuttle. Click here to go to the news page for more info! (for more advanced riders!)

 

Click here for more detailed information on Vertigo Bikes!