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Adventure Capital

Auckland Central, New Zealand
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About Adventure Capital
Adventure Capital is New Zealand's leading specialist outdoor recreation equipment hire business servicing the needs of travellers and the tourism industry since 2006. We also offer guided bike tours from our store in Auckland.With a range of camping, tramping and bike hire packages, we provide high quality hire equipment which has been designed and made for New Zealand's unique weather conditions. We provide expert advice to help adventure travellers choose the right equipment for their outdoor adventure holiday, from two person car camping kits to mountain bike kits that include helmet, locks and maps. We are the only company in New Zealand offering tourists the option to hire a wide range of outdoor gear for use throughout the country. Servicing both Auckland and Christchurch, we offer customers the convenience of one-way hire at no additional cost. We look forward to seeing you in-store one day soon!
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Capital of New Zealand’s North Island, Auckland boasts beautiful coastal scenery, vibrant arts scene, and rich history. On this morning or afternoon tour, hop into the saddle and explore Auckland with ease by bicycle with your guide—and upgrade to an electric bike to make pedalling easier. Follow the Magenta Light Path to the stylish Wynyard Quarter, discover hidden parks and historic suburbs, and enjoy sweeping views over Waitemata Harbour.
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With contemporary architecture and sweeping seaside views, coastal Auckland is a city explorer’s dream destination. With this independent bike hire service, hop into the saddle and spin along Auckland’s safe cycle tracks at your leisure. Choose your own route to top attractions such as Auckland Harbour Bridge and Half Moon Bay. With cable lock, helmet, and maps included, see the best of the city with ease by bike.
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from $29.03
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Pedal along Auckland's scenic waterfront during this bike tour, with your choice of morning or afternoon departure. Leave Auckland's bustling city center and head for the quaint seaside village of Mission Bay, riding on cycle paths past golden sandy beaches en route. Relax on the beach while taking in the salty air and sunshine before following your cycling guide back the way you came. Use of bicycle and helmet is included on this small-group tour of 10 guests.
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Bundle up for this 3-hour bike tour around “Windy Wellington,” so nicknamed due to the high winds brought in by the Cook Straight. Head out along the waterfront past the Te Papa museum and the beaches of Oriental Bay. Cruise the southern coastline, admiring the colorful Victorian homes and picturesque views. Plenty of stops for photos and sightseeing are included.
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Spend the day cruising around idyllic Waiheke Island on an e-bike tour from Auckland’s city center. Catch the morning ferry to this nearby isle known for it wineries and serene beach communities, and easily scale Waiheke’s many hills with your bike’s battery assist. Follow a guide on a scenic route with seaside views, resting your legs over a gourmet picnic lunch and wine tasting at a boutique estate.
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from $248.35
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Cycling in Auckland was wonderful. Great way to see the city and explore different parts. Our guide was informative and kind regarding our cycling ability!!

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank rhyams
Chris D, Owner at Adventure Capital, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

So pleased to hear you enjoyed your experience with us in Auckland! Great to hear, and hope you enjoy the rest of your journey. Hope to also see you again one day - all the best!

Reviewed May 14, 2019

We hired bikes for half a day, bikes were in excellent condition and we received plenty of suggestions on where we could go riding. Great friendly service, would definitely recommend, look forward to going again when we are next in Auckland..

Date of experience: April 2019
Thank waveyd123
Chris D, Owner at Adventure Capital, responded to this reviewResponded May 16, 2019

Hi waveyd123! Always great to read feedback like this; so pleased you enjoyed your experience with us, and hope to see you in store again one day soon! Thanks for taking the time to post this review!

Reviewed April 21, 2019

We rented two ebikes. They're easy to ride, we had much fun. Jackie gave us a map and explained how to ride them. She is very nice, helpful and told us many facts about New Zealand. We strongly recommend their services.More

Date of experience: April 2019
Thank Asaroda
Chris D, Owner at Adventure Capital, responded to this reviewResponded April 22, 2019

Hi Asaroda - Jacqui really enjoyed meeting you this weekend; great conversation and so interesting to hear about what is going on in Brazil and also about the conference your husband attended...if you are ever in NZ again, please do get in touch with us...More

Reviewed April 9, 2019

We really enjoy exploring new areas on bikes but I don’t think the downtown Auckland area is well suited for that. There is a lot of construction and the bike paths, when they exist, are often bike lanes on the road (i.e. no dedicated walking/cycling...More

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank Diane W
Chris D, Owner at Adventure Capital, responded to this reviewResponded April 10, 2019

Hi Diane W - very surprised to read this review; we've never had anyone think there was nothing to see before!! And the urban bike tour you chose followed separated cycle paths almost the entire way. Perhaps the weather impacted on your experience, as Alex...More

Reviewed March 15, 2019

Great service from the bike shop to ensure we had the right sizes. Maps printed for us and explained clearly how to get where we wanted to go. Had a relaxing 35km ride all the way to St Heliers Bay and back via the War...More

Date of experience: January 2019
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Chris D, Owner at Adventure Capital, responded to this reviewResponded March 18, 2019

Hi MrAppleP - thanks so much for taking the time to post your feedback; great to hear you enjoyed your experience in Auckland by bike...we agree that's a great ride taking in some lovely scenic spots and famous city attractions. Hope to see you again...More

Reviewed February 27, 2019 via mobile

On a trip to New Zealand to visit family in Auckland I had the best present. I was given, along with my husband, an afternoon on electric bikes. We are 69 and 70 years old. Once I got the hang of the use of a...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank LancashireLass08
Jacqui W, Owner at Adventure Capital, responded to this reviewResponded March 1, 2019

Hi LanchashireLass08 - so pleased you enjoyed yourself! What a lovely present, indeed! Thanks so much for taking the time to post your review; we really appreciate it...and hope to see you back again one day for another adventure in NZ! Happy and safe travels...More

Reviewed February 18, 2019

I have taken many many bike tours around the world, this one with guide Jacquie was definitely one of the funnest ones. Jacquie picked a great route, was super fun and accomodating, even when we had a change to our arrival time. The bikes were...More

Date of experience: February 2019
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Jacqui W, Owner at Adventure Capital, responded to this reviewResponded February 19, 2019

Hi Susanne P - such a pleasure to meet you and your daughter! And so pleased you enjoyed your bike tour of Auckland; aren't bike tours a great way to discover and engage with a destination?! Hope to see you again on your next visit;...More

Reviewed February 16, 2019 via mobile

Contacted Adventure Capital on Friday for bike hire on Saturday and they were super helpful reserving a bike for me and making sure I had the right size bike. The rental process was hassle free and the bike was awesome - great condition and came...More

Date of experience: February 2019
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Jacqui W, Owner at Adventure Capital, responded to this reviewResponded February 17, 2019

Hi alexbl8042FJ - that's so awesome to hear, and so pleased you enjoyed your experience with us! Thanks for taking the time to post your feedback; we really appreciate it...hope to see you again one day!

Reviewed February 12, 2019 via mobile

Cycled with Marion yesterday what a great time. She was so helpful and knowledgeable. Covered over 20 k. Went out to Missionary Bay for a good ice cream. Would strongly recommend.

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Jacqui W, Owner at Adventure Capital, responded to this reviewResponded February 12, 2019

Hi colinw274 - great to meet you both; and so pleased you enjoyed your morning with us! Take care and hope you enjoy the rest of your Australasian adventure!! Thanks for taking the time to post your feedback; we really appreciate it!

Reviewed February 10, 2019

Rented a bike to do my own touring. Crissie was very helpful printing maps for where I wanted to go. Will be cruising NZ, so was interested in being able to connect for bike tours in other NZ locations.More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank JoCrSolo
Jacqui W, Owner at Adventure Capital, responded to this reviewResponded February 10, 2019

Hi JoCrSolo - so great to hear you had a great experience, and thanks for giving credit to Chryssie; it's always lovely to hear when our team do a great job! Hope to see you again one day for another kiwi adventure! All the best...More

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Response from Jacqui W | Property representative |
Hi Kerri - for some reason, this question wasn't alerted to us, so sorry for the late reply...if you'd still like more information, you can contact us on email. Tripadvisor won't allow us to include the email address on... More
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Jenny H
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Hi Jenny - given we are an activity operator, not a hotel or hostel, I'm afraid breakfast in not included. But you are more than welcome to call in and experience one of our guided or self-guided bike tours while you are in... More
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