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Half- Day Wellington Self-Guided Electric Bike Tour provided by Switched on Bikes

Half- Day Wellington Self-Guided Electric Bike Tour

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Ride at your own pace by hiring an eBike on this half-day self-guided adventure of Wellington. From the centrally located Waterfront to the quiet bays and panoramic lookouts, you’ll be enthralled from start to finish. These quality electric bikes are easy to use and suitable for any level of fitness. If you can ride a bike, you can ride an eBike. You will be provided with riding instructions, a helmet, a lock and a cycle map of the city, including top picks of places to stop on your ride. You can ride the bays to take in the best view points or use your eBike as your transport between the Wellington must see attractions such as Weta Workshop, Zealandia Sanctuary, Te Papa Museum or the Wellington Cable Car located only 5-minutes away. Whether you're traveling solo, as a couple, or in a group, you'll love exploring Wellington on these top-quality electric bikes!
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You'll start at
Switched on Bikes
Shed One, Queens Wharf, Wellington Waterfront, Wellington 6011, New ZealandClose to Fergs Kayaks and Dockside Restaurant on the waterfront
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    Switched on Bikes
    Stop: 20 minutes -
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  • 2
    Oriental Bay
    Stop: 10 minutes -
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  • 3
    Mount Victoria
    Stop: 15 minutes -
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  • 4
    Shelly Bay
    Stop: 30 minutes -
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  • 5
    The Weta Cave
    Stop: 60 minutes - Admission excluded
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    Lyall Bay
    Stop: 30 minutes -
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  • 7
    Scorching Bay
    Stop: 30 minutes -
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You'll end at
Switched on Bikes
Shed One, Queens Wharf, Wellington Waterfront, Wellington 6011, New ZealandClose to Fergs Kayaks and Dockside Restaurant on the waterfront
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Important Information
Departure Point
Switched on Bikes, Shed One, Queens Wharf, Wellington Waterfront, Wellington 6011, New Zealand
Duration
120–240 minutes
Return Details
Returns to original departure point
Inclusions
  • Use of bicycle, helmet and lock
  • Hi Vis available
  • Local taxes
  • Self-Guided bike tour
  • Wellington City Cycle Map
Exclusions
  • Water
  • Optional Gel Seat Cover
  • Optional mobile phone holder
  • Entry/Admission - The Weta Cave
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Additional Info
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Infant seats available
  • Service animals allowed
  • Near public transportation
  • Stroller accessible
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • Must be able to ride a regular bike
  • Bike manufacturer has a weight limit of 330 lbs (150 kilograms)
  • Children (13 -17 Years) must be accompanied by an adult
  • Credit Card must be presented as bond
  • Heights must be advised if less than 5 foot (152 centimeters)
  • Select a full-day or 2-day option
  • Travellers should have a moderate physical fitness level
  • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 25 travellers
Cancellation Policy
For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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SaulLeighton wrote a review Mar 2020
Bracciano, Italy9 contributions
This is a great way to visit Wellington and outer suburbs. The e-Bike makes hill-climbing a dream, fun even! A really lovely afternoon, Thanks for all your help Jimmy.
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Date of experience: March 2020
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Fiona E wrote a review Mar 2020
Brisbane, Australia10 contributions1 helpful vote
An excellent way to see this beautiful city. We didn't even work up a sweat! I would definitely recommend this experience to tourists looking to have a fun active day out in Wellington!
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Date of experience: March 2020
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Paul321 wrote a review Mar 2020
Wellington, New Zealand2 contributions
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We have used Switched on Bikes many times over the last few years and it's been a wonderful experience every single time. The electric bikes are great fun, easy to ride and a perfect if you ever need a little bit of extra power to get you through the famous 'Wellington wind'. So
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Date of experience: March 2020
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Jaycee58 wrote a review Mar 2020
Porirua7 contributions4 helpful votes
What a great way to see the sights of Wellington - climbing easily to the top of Mt Victoria and then cycling around the beautiful bays. The e bike made the experience really enjoyable and relaxing because the wind and gradient were no problem. As well, Ryan, the shop owner,
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Date of experience: March 2020
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Peter W wrote a review Feb 2020
28 contributions2 helpful votes
We loved our e-bike tour! Our friendly knowledgeable guide, Shaun, took us around the bay, stop for coffee and views and gave us the low down on landmarks along the way. This is a safe, fun and highly enjoyable way to spend 4 hours and you feel great afterwards. A must-do
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Date of experience: February 2020
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By: Switched on Bikes
maggiecf
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Would recommend (with caution)
It was a really good tour, but could have been better. I was a bit disppointed that our ride took us onto main roa
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marininhasm
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Best e-bike experience around Wellington.
Switched on Bikes is located in a cool container and the staff are super friendly. It was the best way to explore W
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jbgrenfell
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Enjoyable round all around Wellington
Ryan was so helpful, even though they didn't have tours going the day we wanted to hire bikes, he hired us E Bikes
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HappyLizzyD71
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Wellington Adventure via E Bike
Wow, had an absolutely stunning day to venture around the Wellington Coast and thoroughly enjoyed the E bike experi
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JohnWTravel
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Great experience
We did this tour, while in port on a cruise ship stop. Ryan, the owner, met us at the cruise port, and Genevieve ga
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JackFlash1968
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Hired two e-bikes for an hour, scaled Mt Victoria , WELLINGTON NZ
Hired two e-bikes for an hour, scaled Mt Victoria via Queens wharf, Oriental bay, Maide vale and Roseneath. Then dr
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latinoinatlanta
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Great Customer Service & nice tour
As our cruise ship arrived to Wellington, we got a message from the bike shop that the weather might cause them to
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E8629YCgustavor
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Awesome day in windy Wellington
They weren't kidding when they said Wellington was one of the windiest cities in the world. It was chilly and rain
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gcolo
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Highly recommend!
Great service, very friendly and knowledgeable. Best E bike I've ever ridden. Would highly recommend. Easy cycle ro
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hkjg0817
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Highlight of my Wellington visit
I had a very short stay in Wellington (arriving in early morning and leaving on early morning the next day) so I th
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photosaver
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Perfect way to see Wellington
The electric bikes were a great way to see Wellington. The shop is easy to get to from the cruise ship. Eric set us
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Carol M
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Bike rental
Did the tour previously so just rented a bike for a few hours. Very friendly, map now updated and warned about road
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Paul507
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I’m like an Einstein over here
Best idea I’ve had recently. I mean, I feel like a genius. Thanks to the preplanning we did at HQ, I saw things I w
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PeterWilby
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Great bike, service and experience!
Switched On Bikes provided fantastic service, a great bike and lots of useful advice and information. I thought the
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X9925YHelizabethb
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An hour of fun
We had intended going kayaking but due to a spill in the harbour that option wasn't available, which is when we not
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