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ultracycle New Zealand

  • Activity:
    cycling
  • Distance:
    1,096 km
  • Duration:
    14 days
  • Difficulty:
    tough
  • Location:
    New Zealand
Available Dates:

Nov 16

overview

On this 8 day, 1,096 km journey covering the full length of New Zealand’s Southern Island, we cycle from the Nelson Lakes in the north to one of the most southerly cities in the world, Invercargill. Cycling through varied terrain and breathtaking scenery, together we watch the sea surge at Pancake Rocks, climb the steep roads to Fox Glacier, and make an exhilarating descent from the summit of the Crown Range. With stunning views from the mighty Mt. Cook and snowcapped Southern Alps, as a peloton we ride 188 km across the Waimea Plains toward Christchurch to celebrate our fantastic journey.

Your adventure through New Zealand is fully-inclusive! If you are raising money for a charity, we will sort out all charity formalities for you, and we also offer pre-challenge briefings in London where you can meet you cycle leaders. As a team we fly to Christchurch to take on our exhilarating journey across New Zealand.

trip highlights

  • Cycle through Orchards and vineyards
  • Ride Challenging climbs up to Fox glacier
  • Descend steep hairpin bends to Arrowtown
  • See the blow holes at Pancake Rocks
  • View Mt. Cook and the Southern Alps
  • See the stunning Lake Mapourika
  • Celebrations in Christchurch

what's included in the cost?

  • Fully supported 14 day group challenge
  • UK qualified medic 
  • Full support team, including local guides
  • International flights and air travel taxes
  • Action Challenge cycle guide
  • All accommodation, twin share - hotels
  • All meals with the group; including breakfast, lunch and dinner
  • National Park entrance fees
  • Celebratory dinner and party
  • Pre event support including discounts from UK retailers

Sign up to this Open Group Challenge and experience a once in a lifetime adventure. If you are a group of 10+ and wish to set up a bespoke trip please get in touch.

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