• 3 Days, 2 Nights

  • Tekapo to Lake Ohau
  • 2 cycling days

  • 2 Breakfasts
  • BIKE





Short and Sweet Experience

Enjoy the best bits of the Alps 2 Ocean adventure from the alternative start at Tekapo through to Lake Ohau (92km) with 2 nights on the trail. This allows for a comfortable ride each day and plenty of time to appreciate and experience the varied landscapes and sights that the Mackenzie Basin has to offer.

All of this with friendly support provided along the way, should you need it. This experience has flexible start dates to suit your needs and can be ridden any time during the week.


What’s Included

  • Transfer from your accommodation in Omarama to the start point in Tekapo.

  • Cycle hire – Your choice of Merida Crossway Hybrid / Merida E bike.

  • Cycle accessories – helmet, rear pannier bag, gel seat cover, puncture repair kit, bike lock, drink bottle holder and high visibility vest.

  • Two night’s accommodation of an excellent standard in double or twin share (additional cost of $100 for a single supplement).

  • Breakfast both days.

  • Daily baggage transfer (1x 15kg bag per person) between all accommodation providers.

  • Tour itinerary, directions to accommodation and A2O trail map provided.

  • Cycle breakdown and rider support service.

  • Daily check-ins with Trail Adventures in person or by phone.


Make your way through to Omarama where you will stay the night. There are options for dinner nearby however we do recommend pre booking, and you should also consider pre booking the Omarama Hot Tubs in the evening. If you’ve got your own vehicle, the Clay Cliffs are only a short drive away and are definitely something we recommended checking out.

Meals included today: B

In the morning, we will meet you at the motel and transfer you through to the alternative start point at Tekapo. We prepare the bikes for you and then you’ll be on your way navigating through the Tekapo township before cycling along the Canal Road. At Tekapo Power Station B you will meet up with the trail where you will cycle down the side of Lake Pukaki enjoying the amazing view before heading across the Pukaki Flats to Twizel where you’ll spend the night.

Meals included today: B

Today you cycle along the edge of stunning turquoise coloured canals, and the southern edge of Lake Ohau along a beautiful trail to Lake Ohau Lodge. We will meet you at the lodge at a designated time and transfer you through to Omarama.

Departure Dates

Get in touch with us to discuss dates that suit you.