This tour allows you to experience the best of the Mountain to the Sea Cycle trail in a fully organised 3 day, 2 night package which includes transport, full catering and bag transfers. All you have to do is enjoy the ride!
Start your adventure in Whanganui where you will be collected from your accommodation and shuttled up to Ruatiti via the scenic Parapara Road, where you will join the start of the Mangapurua Track.
(Grade 4 – 36kms)
This off road track will take you through stunning remote bush to the iconic Bridge to Nowhere and then the Mangapurua Landing where you will be met by a jet boat and transported downstream to Pipiriki where you will spend your first night in comfortable cabins.
(Jet Boat – 32kms)
After breakfast the following day you will leave Pipriki for a leisurely cycle along the Whanganui River. You will have plenty of time today to take in the sights on this historic road with the option to stop at settlements such as Hiruharama (Jerusalem) and Kawana Flour Mill.
(Grade 3 – 32kms)
Your destination for your second night is the Flying Fox at Koriniti. Here, you will travel over the river in an aerial cable car to stay in unique hand built cottages.
The third day of your trip continues along the picturesque Whanganui river through the township and out to the Tasman Sea. Here you will be met by your shuttle for the return trip to Whanganui.
(Grade 3 – 55 kms)
• Logistics Support/Maps
• Daily Luggage transfer
• Transport to the start of the Trail
• Live GPS Tracking with SOS Function
• Jetboat Transfer’s from Mangapurua Landing
• Accommodation: 2 Nights – all bedding supplied
• Catering: 2 Continental Breakfast, 2 Two course Dinner and 3 Packed Lunches
PRICE $870 per person
This tour is run in conjunction with three local operators: Whanganui Tours, Whanganui River Adventures and The Flying Fox.
To book please contact : https://whanganuitours.co.nz/