Kiwi Bike Tours
Christchurch to Akaroa or Twizel Trails
Combo Minibus/Bike day tour Christchurch-Akaroa
or Twizel "Alps to Ocean" Trails
- Selection of Bike sizes
- Helmets and hi-viz vests (road sections)
- Facemasks if requested or required
- Trail knowledge and information
- Accommodation pickup service
We specialise in a day tour along the Little River Rail Trail, and part of the Summit Road above Akaroa Harbour.
See below for details!
We specialise in day tours and half-day tours over sections of the Alps to Ocean cycle trails from Twizel.
Christchurch to Akaroa Bike Tour
Join us on a Brilliant & different day tour to Akaroa and return3 Tour Stages - with 2 Bike Stages!
Experience a two stage bike trip and a scenic tour that includes; the old rail line, birdlife, lakes, historic structures, native forest, sheep and cattle up close, maybe rabbits and hares and views of Akaroa Harbour (old volcano), plus a great commentary on the road trip sections.
First Tour | Bike Stage 1
Minibus for Motukarara
You will bike along the flat “Little River Rail Trail”, taking you past Lake Ellesmere and Lake Forsyth. Lunch is at little river, before heading up to the “hilltop” (in the mini-bus) for the next stage.
Ready for The Rail Trail
Pause at Cattons Bay, Lake Forsyth
On the rail trail alongside Lake Forsyth
Royal Spoonbills on Lake Ellesmere
On the Rail Trail
Video - Little River Rail Trail
Second Tour | Bike Stage 2
Hilltop to Duvauchelle Pub
Along the easy undulating summit road, before the 480m drop down to the Duvauchelle pub.
Akaroa Harbour lookout point
Pigeon Bay from Summit Road
Arrival at Duvauchelle Pub
Into the pub for a drink - Devauchelle
Third Stage - Mini Bus Tour
Duvauchelle to Akaroa
Then it’s back in the mini-bus for the short trip to Akaroa for a look around town.
The Ultimate Goal - Akaroa
Why Choose Us
We have been hosting visitors from around the world and around New Zealand for many years.
We are there to cater to your needs.
Best Value Tour
We are one of the most affordable way to see Akaroa while doing activities along the way!
Modern mini buses
We have modern and reliable mini-buses with great driver tour guides
What our customers say
Wow what an excellent trip! It was the highlight of our visit to Christchurch!
Bay alongside Lake Ellesmere
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We also offer a variety of short, multi-frequency high value local tours for cruise ship passengers at three of the South Islands premier cruise ship arrival Seaports of Akaroa, Dunedin (Port Chalmers) and Picton. Find out more