Remutaka Rail Trail and Martinborough Vineyard Explorer Cycle Tour

Remutaka Rail Trail & Martinborough Vineyard Explorer Cycle Tour

Wellington, New Zealand
  • 9 hours
  • Pickup offered
  • Mobile ticket
  • Offered in: English


With spectacular countryside to explore and fertile vineyards thriving in the warm New Zealand sunshine, Martinborough is a region best explored on two wheels. On this adventurous bicycle tour, pedal through the Remutaka Ranges’ native bushland and enjoy uninterrupted views over the rugged scenery. Freewheel downhill to Cross Creek, before shuttling onward to Martinborough to sample delicious locally made wines in the region’s wineries.
  • Explore the Martinborough region by bike, with the logistics covered
  • Spin through the beautiful Remutaka Ranges at your leisure
  • Sample locally made wines among the vineyards of Martinborough
  • Hassle-free round-trip transport from your Wellington hotel

What's Included

  • 9am pick up from your accommodation in Wellington
  • Comfortable and capable mountain bike / electric bike (eBike)
  • Helmet and repair kit
  • Rear carrier rack and trunk bag for your personal effects
  • Packed lunch, water, and snacks
  • First Aid kit and GPS tracker in case of emergency
  • Shuttle from Cross Creek (12.00pm) to Martinborough (12.30pm)
  • Shuttle from Martinborough (6.00pm) back to Wellington
  • GST (Goods and Services Tax)
  • Excludes on-trail guide - our friendly staff will brief you and answer any questions you may have, but the trail is really easy to follow and full of information stations, so a guide isn't really necessary.

Meeting And Pickup

Pickup points

Select a pickup point

Start time

12:00 AM

Pickup details

We will pick you up from your accommodation in Wellington / Lower Hutt

What To Expect

Wellington (Pass By)

Remutaka Rail Trail - Kaitoke

2 hours Admission Ticket Free

Wairarapa (Pass By)


5 hours Admission Ticket Free

Additional Info

  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • No heart problems or other serious medical conditions
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • Please provide the following at time of booking, so we can make sure your day goes smoothly:
  • Info regarding your dietary requirements - eg "no seafood please", "gluten free", "vegetarian"
  • Your approximate height (for bike sizing) - inches or cm are fine.
  • Service animals allowed
  • The address that you would like our shuttle to pick you up from at 9am - anywhere in Wellington or the Hutt Valley is fine
  • Near public transportation
  • Trips are subject to favourable weather conditions. If cancelled due to poor weather, you will be given the option of an alternative date or full refund at your discretion.
  • Limitations:
  • Minimum age is 18
  • Maximum of 11 people per booking
  • Please wear appropriate clothing for outdoor activity. During the warmer months, this means shorts and a t-shirt for riding, and a light jacket in reserve. During the colder months you may prefer long pants or tights (nothing baggy that may catch on the bike!), with a tshirt, fleece and light jacket in reserve. Closed shoes - running shoes are perfect - must be worn at all times.
  • Not recommended for travelers with back problems
  • Most travelers can participate
  • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 11 travelers

Cancellation Policy

You can cancel up to 24 hours in advance of the experience for a full refund.

  • For a full refund, you must cancel at least 24 hours before the experience’s start time.
  • If you cancel less than 24 hours before the experience’s start time, the amount you paid will not be refunded.
  • Any changes made less than 24 hours before the experience’s start time will not be accepted.
  • Cut-off times are based on the experience’s local time.