No matter your budget or skill level, we have the perfect biking option for you year-round.
Explore Wanaka’s finest bike trails, from serene lakeside rides to heart-pumping single backcountry tracks. With breathtaking scenery and diverse terrain, you’ll be in biking heaven.
Ready for more adrenaline-pumping fun? Our Heli-Biking options offer truly unforgettable experiences for a range of abilities.
Choose your pace with our Bike & Shuttle options, or let our friendly guides lead a relaxed Guided E-Bike Tour. Many of our biking locations are exclusive to us and off the beaten track, giving you a true sense of adventure, from NZ’s highest heli bike to a stunning leisure ride around Lake Wanaka.
We aim to showcase Wanaka’s beauty and world-class trails while inspiring you through mountain biking. With exceptional guides, amazing terrain, step-by-step coaching, and that warm fuzzy feeling you get when you’re on top of the world, we promise an exclusive journey you won’t forget.
So what are you waiting for? Choose your adventure and let Wanaka Bike Tours take you on an unforgettable biking journey in Wanaka!
What You Should Bring:
The best value biking experience in Wanaka, this is our most popular ride! We shuttle you from downtown Wanaka to the neighbouring lakeside town of Hawea.
Grab a coffee before setting out on the Hawea River Track, an easy riverside amble set in mountainous surroundings.
You’ll pass by Albert Town, where refreshments can be picked up before continuing along the mighty Clutha River towards its source at Lake Wanaka. A lakeside trail will lead you back to Wanaka township, where ice cream and that famous Wanaka Tree awaits
A local favourite! We cut out the hassle and supply your transport, bike, and of course the best guided service! It is the combination of the scenery and terrain which makes this the perfect ride for all abilities.
With our local and knowledgeable guide, you will get to see and experience so much more that just riding including a cup of tea and some home baking while overlooking the Clutha river as well as finishing off with a delicious lunch at the historic Luggate Pub.
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Price: Adult $155 per person
Transport Departs: 1:00 pm
Duration: 4 Hours
Don’t have as much time but still want to take in the stunning views of Lake Wanaka.
This 15km ride is for you! This scenic ride is ideal for first time bikers with little to no experience. Pedal along the beautiful Clutha river before riding around the edge of Lake Wanaka and finishing in the Wanaka township.
Enjoy the relaxed pace which ensures you take in the tranquil setting amongst the backdrop of the surrounding mountains.
You will be accompanied by one of our friendly guides who is there to ensure you have a safe and enjoyable experience as well as provide you with local insight and stories about the surrounding Wanaka area.
When you reach your destination we invite you to enjoy a beer or wine whilst you soak up the unforgettable view.
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Price: Adult $350 per person
Child $199 pp (aged 12 & under) Family $899
Transport Departs: 9:00 am – 11:00 am & 1:00
Duration: 3 Hours
Tour not currently operating.
Price: Adult $750 per person
Transport Departs: 7:00 am
Duration: 5 Hours
How about landing at 6500 feet on one of New Zealand’s highest mountain bike trails.
Enjoy a scenic helicopter flight over looking three giant lakes below with breathtaking aerial views of Mt Cook (NZ’s highest mountain) and Mt Aspiring towering through the giant snow capped Southern Alps. This is a New Zealand adventure at it’s best!
Oh and did we mention this trip also finishes at the area’s oldest historic pub!