City of Sails

From: $90.00

 

Discover the ‘City of Sails’ by bicycle

Auckland has long been affectionately known as the ‘City of Sails’, with one of the world’s highest rates of boat ownership in the world and the Southern Hemisphere’s largest marina, Westhaven.

Discover the city’s fascinating maritime legacy from the earliest Maori arrivals around 1,000 years ago, through to Auckland’s sailing prowess in the present day.

Highlights include:

  • View the America’s Cup (subject to availability)
  • Visit to the NZ Maritime Museum
  • Westhaven Marina – one of the world’s largest
  • Luxury Super Yacht Pavilion
  • Great viewpoints of Auckland Harbour Bridge and city skyline
  • Off-road cycling route suited to all ages

RETAIL price: NZ$90pp

Duration: 3-4 hrs
Total Riding Distance: 10km
Minimum: 1 person
Maximum: 100 people

Inclusions: standard half-day bike hire, entry to NZ Maritime Museum, America’s Cup viewing, souvenir map featuring recommended route and points of interest.

Participants are welcome to choose their own departure time, but we recommend 11am is the perfect time to make the most of this experience.

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Discover the ‘City of Sails’ by bicycle

Auckland has long been affectionately known as the ‘City of Sails’, with one of the world’s highest rates of boat ownership in the world and the Southern Hemisphere’s largest marina, Westhaven.

Discover the city’s fascinating maritime legacy from the earliest Maori arrivals around 1,000 years ago, through to Auckland’s sailing prowess in the present day.

Highlights include:

  • View the America’s Cup (subject to availability)
  • Visit to the NZ Maritime Museum
  • Westhaven Marina – one of the world’s largest
  • Luxury Super Yacht Pavilion
  • Great viewpoints of Auckland Harbour Bridge and city skyline
  • Off-road cycling route suited to all ages

RETAIL price: NZ$90pp

Duration: 3-4 hrs
Total Riding Distance: 10km
Minimum: 1 person
Maximum: 100 people

Inclusions: standard half-day bike hire, entry to NZ Maritime Museum, America’s Cup viewing, souvenir map featuring recommended route and points of interest.

Participants are welcome to choose their own departure time, but we recommend 11am is the perfect time to make the most of this experience.

Additional information

Helmet Sizes

The helmets supplied in our bike kits are fully adjustable and designed to fit the majority of adults and children. Many people mistakenly believe they have very large heads; not true! But if you know with certainty you'll need an XS or XL size helmet, please do contact us. Very small and very large helmets are available on request.

Bike Accessories

A range of bike accessories is available to add to your bike hire booking for a small additional fee. Options include bike lights, pannier racks, pannier bags, puncture repair kits and small air pumps, spare inner tubes, bike carry bags and bike carry racks (tow-bar style). These products are listed under bike accessories and can be added to your bike booking before you make online payment for your rental.

Insurance

We recommend all customers take out travel insurance to cover any unexpected repair, theft or accident costs associated with your hire gear. All hires made through Adventure Capital are "own risk". Please refer to our full terms and conditions for more information.

Hire Terms and Conditions

Our full hire terms and conditions are available on our website.

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