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1 Day Tunnels and Viaducts Otago Rail Trail

´╗┐Total Cycling Distance 55 kms

Days
1

Pricing From
$190

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Overview

The Otago Rail Trail in New Zealand, has a number of great options if you want to experience a taste of the Central Otago Cycle trail in just one day with a Tunnels and Viaducts the Otago Rail Trail Bike Package. Options available include starting in Clyde or Queenstown, with all bike hire, and transfers and included.

Suitable for novice riders, families and others seeking an easy, relaxing cycling experience. Most bikes are suitable, including touring bikes, hybrid bikes and children’s bikes. E-bikes are also suitable as long as they are ridden appropriately and have sufficient battery capacity. Off-road trails are compacted gravel, with only gentle climbs and generally wide enough for side-by-side riding.

Our 1 Day Tunnels and Viaducts is a self-guided cycle tour. We'll shuttle you through the peaceful Ida Valley to Auripo provide a detailed map and bikes. Start your ride from Auripo (55km), through the most spectacular section of the Otago Central Rail Trail - cycling through 2 tunnels and across many viaducts in the secluded rocky setting of Poolburn Gorge. On the way explore the small townships of Lauder, Omakau, Ophir and Chatto Creek as you make your way back to Clyde. Finish with a well deserved wine at a local winery or pub at the end of your day.

Taste the Trail

Taste the Trail

Taste the Trail

Taste the Trail

Taste the Trail

Hindon Vuiaduct Taieri Gorge Railway

Option A - Taieri Gorge Railway

Cost per person

June 2023 - May 2024

  • From Clyde: NZ$190
  • From Queenstown: NZ$360
  • Electric e-Bike Upgrade: NZ$80

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