The Ultimate Ride Full Day Supported Electric Bike Tour

• See it all… Electric bikes are awesome.
• Lakes, river gorges, suspension bridges, Bungy and a winery.
• Riding catered to suit your ability and desires.
• No worries, we’ll support you along the way.
• We’ll get you sorted with everything for your ride, lunch included.
• A perfect ending, we’ll shout you a wine tasting.

 

Go further and see more!  Ride the same trails as the Basin Explorer but enjoy the luxury and comfort of an Electric Bike.

Starting with pick up from your central Queenstown accommodation, your kiwi guide will deliver you to Queenstown Bay. Here you are given thorough directions, a trail map and navigation tips before setting off on your electric mountain bike.

Follow the the stunning Frankton Track and warm into the riding, before being treated to a mid-morning coffee or hot drink break. Ride the banks of the Shotover and Kawarau Rivers and experience the grand views of the Wakatipu Basin. Pause for a provided picnic lunch and to explore historic Arrowtown.

The afternoon will see you biking along the beautiful Arrow and Kawarau Rivers to the Historic Kawarau Suspension Bridge – home of the famous Kawarau Bungy jump. Finish with a short ride through the Gibbston Wine Valley and enjoy a relaxing wine tasting before we transport you back to your Queenstown accommodation.

This trip can be catered to any level of rider and is well supported along the way by your dedicated tour guide. Please note that your guide will not be riding the trail with you, but will meet you with the vehicle at frequent support locations along the way, allowing you to hitch a ride if required. Approximate biking distance is 30kms – all off-road. This distance can be altered to suit the group. Don’t be intimidated by the distances, this tour is about more than just the ride.

*Note that youth is under 14 yrs and taller than 158cm

 

Would you like one of our local guides to ride the trail with you?

Guided Tours are available in addition to you vehicle support – please email info@aroundthebasin.co.nz

1

9.00 AM: Transportation

Shuttle Delivery to Queenstown Bay.
  • Let us shuttle you to the start of the trail.
  • Chat to our local drivers and get to know the person who will be supporting you on your ride.
2

9.10 AM – 9.20 AM: Briefing and Begin Biking

  • Your tour guide will brief you on bike safety, trail navigation and how your tour will work.
  • The first leg of your full day tour is a relaxed ride following the Frankton Track.
  • After this fist section is complete, enjoy a morning tea break. We will provide you with a hot drink at The Boat Shed Cafe.
3

10.15 AM – 12.30 PM: Bike The Basin

Ride the Highlights of the Queenstown Trail as you make your way towards Arrowtown.
  • Meet your tour guide at designated locations along the trail to ensure you are on track.
  • Be shuttled certain sections as needed and see the highlights of the trail.
  • Leave extra gear in the support vehicle as required.
  • See beautiful vistas of mountains, lakes and rivers.
4

12.30 PM to 1.30 PM: Explore Arrowtown

At approximately 12.30 PM you will reach Arrowtown. Here you will enjoy a picnic lunch and some free time to explore this historic gold mining town.
5

1.30 PM: Afternoon Riding

After lunch you will ride a beautiful section of trail from Arrowtown down stream to the Gibbston Valley where a wine tasting awaits.
  • Ride over multiple swing bridges and enjoy the river views.
  • Relax in the support vehicle for a section if the legs have had enough of riding.
  • Cross the Karawau Bungy Bridge – the first bungy jumping location in the world.
  • Visit a Gibbston Valley winery for your included tasting.
5

4.30 PM : Shuttle Back To Queenstown

Your shuttle will depart from the winery at 4.30 PM to ensure you are back in Queenstown by approximately 5:00 PM
DEPARTURE /RETURN LOCATION 9 Duke Street, Queenstown (Accomodation Pick Up Available)
DEPARTURE TIME Please arrive by 8:45 AM for a prompt departure at 9:00 AM
RETURN TIME Approximately 5.00 PM
WEAR Comfortable athletic clothing, shoes, jacket and sunscreen.
INCLUDED
Support Driver Water
Electric Mountain Bike Wine Tasting
Helmet Shuttle Service
Trail Map Pick Up From Accomodation
Support Driver Water
Electric Mountain Bike Wine Tasting
Helmet Shuttle Service
Trail Map Pick Up From Accomodation
NOT INCLUDED
A Guide Riding The Trail With You

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Lower Shotover Historic Bridge: -44.996368, 168.758583
Kawarau Historic Road Bridge: -45.028528, 168.732898
Lake Hayes: -44.984592, 168.808022
Ultimate Electrified Full Day: -45.033426, 168.661323
Southern Discoveries Bridge: -44.968897, 168.856409
Swain Bridge: -44.963887, 168.854091
Edgar Bridge: -45.001390, 168.873532
Knights Family Bridge: -44.977155, 168.851752
Arrowtown: -44.942020, 168.829823
Lake Wakatipu: -45.060427, 168.658676
Arrow River: -44.946333, 168.846817
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Lower Shotover Historic Bridge

 

Bike And Walking Bridge Lower Shotover River.

Arrowtown Otago, New Zealand
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Kawarau Historic Road Bridge

Historic Kawarau Road Bridge

Frankton Otago, New Zealand
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Lake Hayes

 

 

 

Lake Hayes Otago, New Zealand
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Ultimate Electrified Full Day
Queenstown Otago, New Zealand
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Southern Discoveries Bridge

Southern Discoveries Suspension bridge.

Arrowtown Otago, New Zealand
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Swain Bridge

Swain Bridge

Arrowtown Otago, New Zealand
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Edgar Bridge

Edgar Bridge

Arrowtown Otago, New Zealand
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Knights Family Bridge

Knights Family Bridge

Arrowtown Otago, New Zealand
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Arrowtown

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Arrowtown Otago, New Zealand
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Lake Wakatipu

Lake Wakatipu

Queenstown Otago, New Zealand
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The Ultimate Ride Full Day Supported Electric Bike Tour

• See it all… Electric bikes are awesome.
• Lakes, river gorges, suspension bridges, Bungy and a winery.
• Riding catered to suit your ability and desires.
• No worries, we’ll support you along the way.
• We’ll get you sorted with everything for your ride, lunch included.
• A perfect ending, we’ll shout you a wine tasting.

 

Go further and see more!  Ride the same trails as the Basin Explorer but enjoy the luxury and comfort of an Electric Bike.

Starting with pick up from your central Queenstown accommodation, your kiwi guide will deliver you to Queenstown Bay. Here you are given thorough directions, a trail map and navigation tips before setting off on your electric mountain bike.

Follow the the stunning Frankton Track and warm into the riding, before being treated to a mid-morning coffee or hot drink break. Ride the banks of the Shotover and Kawarau Rivers and experience the grand views of the Wakatipu Basin. Pause for a provided picnic lunch and to explore historic Arrowtown.

The afternoon will see you biking along the beautiful Arrow and Kawarau Rivers to the Historic Kawarau Suspension Bridge – home of the famous Kawarau Bungy jump. Finish with a short ride through the Gibbston Wine Valley and enjoy a relaxing wine tasting before we transport you back to your Queenstown accommodation.

This trip can be catered to any level of rider and is well supported along the way by your dedicated tour guide. Please note that your guide will not be riding the trail with you, but will meet you with the vehicle at frequent support locations along the way, allowing you to hitch a ride if required. Approximate biking distance is 30kms – all off-road. This distance can be altered to suit the group. Don’t be intimidated by the distances, this tour is about more than just the ride.

*Note that youth is under 14 yrs and taller than 158cm

 

Would you like one of our local guides to ride the trail with you?

Guided Tours are available in addition to you vehicle support – please email info@aroundthebasin.co.nz

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