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Around The Basin Bike Tours

Queenstown 9348, New Zealand
+64 27 952 5801
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$103.58*
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Half Day Bike Tour of Arrow River Trail
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$70.79*
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Full-Day Self-Guided Gibbston Valley Winery Bike Tour from Queenstown
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$59.62*
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4-Hour Self-Guided Gibbston Valley Bike Tour from Queenstown
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Around The Basin is a well established, locally owned company who pride themselves on offering a personalised service for all your biking needs on the Queenstown Trails, choose from Supported and Guided Cycle Adventures or simply Bike Hire or our Bike Shuttle Service that operates within the Wakatipu Basin. Around The Basin is owned by long term Queenstown locals Steve Norton and Lisa Cooper who are passionate about biking with over 20 years of involvement in the adventure tourism industry in Queenstown. Around The Basin has tailored a number of different cycle packages. Our target market is Grade 1 to 2 riders wanting a quality biking experience in one of the most beautiful areas of New Zealand renowned for its spectacular scenery. We operate on purpose built Cycle Trails which wander through the basin, past two lakes, three river gorges, historic Arrowtown, the wine area of Gibbston Valley and countless mountain ranges. The purpose built trails that ATB utilise are all off road.
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“gibbston winery” (17 reviews)
“wine tasting” (28 reviews)
“self guided” (7 reviews)
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Queenstown 9348, New Zealand
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Queenstown 9348, New Zealand
+64 27 952 5801
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Our group had an amazing ride for about 2 hours. Since we have a 6 years old kid, it was in fact a big challenge for her to finish the whole tour. Our guide/driver was a very nice person. He told us a lot of...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We did the full day self guided bike ride from Arrowtown to the Gibbston valley. A great day out which provides the opportunity to look around the very quaint Arrowtown, then cycle about 15km to the Bungy jumping bridge where you can enjoy coffee, food...More

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Around The Basi... A, Manager at Around The Basin Bike Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thanks for your review - awesome to hear you had such an enjoyable time on our full day self guided Bike The Wineries Tour - it is a great way to get out of Queenstown central and relax and enjoy the countryside and wineries :)...More

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Around The Basi... A, General Manager at Around The Basin Bike Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We opted for the self tour of the Queenstown Trails and so happy we got the electric bikes. My husband and I underestimated our abilities and the kids took us on a 40km bike ride. Around the Basin Bike Tours were fantastic. The Manager was...More

Thank isherwood2015
Around The Basi... A, Manager at Around The Basin Bike Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Thanks isherwood2015 - always a successful day on a bike when you underestimate your abilities - awesome that you managed to do 40kms with your family on our stunning trails. We look forward to seeing you back here on your next visit to Queenstown for...More

Reviewed December 10, 2017 via mobile

My husband and I booked the Queenstown Trails full day bike tour with lunch. Lief was our guide and he was fantastic. It’s been several years since we’ve biked so he patiently gave us instructions on changing gears, etc. and he met us along the...More

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Around The Basi... A, Manager at Around The Basin Bike Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Awesome to hear you enjoyed your day out on our full day supported Basin Explorer tour with Leif. The beauty of our supported tours is we can cater the rides to your level of ability allowing for more or less riding depending on your preference....More

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ilovesunflowers894
April 29, 2017|
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Response from Around The Basi... A | Property representative |
Hi ilovesunflowers894, Neil is right, the bridges are completely safe and only have a very small amount of upward/downward movement - not side to side! We always advise people who come out with us who have a fear of heights... More
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