Great deals from our National Partners

Published 2021-02-23

Save on your cycling adventures with these super deals from our national partners.

10% off awesome accommodation

Get 10% off your next stay at Heritage Hotels' personality-packed accommodation on or near our Great Rides – they're the perfect places to prepare or wind down after some pedal-powered exploration. Choose from the Sea Spray Suites (Paihia, Bay of Islands), Waterfront Suites (Paihia, Bay of Islands), Reef Resort (Taupō), Portside Hotel (Gisborne), CityLife Wellington, Rutherford Hotel Nelson, Heritage Dunedin and Heritage Queenstown.

Valid for stays until up to 19 April 2021. Please use the code NZCYCLE when booking you stay.

Visit their website for more details.

Sea Spray Suites – rooms as impressive as the views.

Free e-bike upgrade (worth up to $350)

Book a popular Adventure South small-group guided trip and get a free e-bike upgrade (worth up to $350). Available for their Alps 2 Ocean (Classic, End to End & E-bike Only), West Coast Wilderness Trail, Queenstown/Otago Rail Trail, Nelson Hike Bike and Sail, and Milford and Fiordland Hike Bike and Kayak trips (departing before June 2021). 

New Zealand's largest cycle tour operator, Adventure South NZ run great tours full of wow moments – with majestic mountain vistas, ancient forest, stunning coastlines and history in spades.

Visit their website for the low-down.

Jaw-dropping scenery on the Alps 2 Ocean Cycle Trail (Adventure South NZ)


Book for 4 pay for 2 on the Northern Explorer & 20% off the Interislander for AA members

Invite your favourite friends or family with a third and fourth seat at no extra cost on the Northern Explorer. Find out more here.

Save 20% on your Autumn getaway when you book the Cook Strait ferry (available for AA members only travelling in May and June). Click here for more info.

The Northern Explorer – the super-scenic, low-carbon way to explore the North Island (Great Journeys of New Zealand)


The official Great Rides and Great Hikes app are free to download!

The only mobile app designed for our Great Rides is still free to download.

Download the app from:


Find out more about the Great Rides App here.

The Great Rides App now has a sister: the Great Hikes App. This new free app covers all NZ's Great Walks in rich detail. It works fully offline, offers GPS tracking and has 100s of pages of content, photos, video and maps. It's an essential companion to its fab older brother.

Find out more and download the app here.

Gary Paterson mapping the Paparoa Track – a Great Walk and an amazing ride! (Great Hikes App)