8.45am - Meet your private guide at our central city base located at Unit D, 80 Wyndham Street, Auckland Central City. Changing rooms, toilets and luggage storage is available.
9am - tour commences with a safety briefing and e-bike instruction for those unfamiliar with battery assist bikes. Please note - these bikes are designed to be ridden exactly as a standard bike; the battery is only there to help get you up the many hills of Waiheke!
9.30am OR 10am - ferry departs downtown Auckland (timing dependent on ferry operator's seasonal timetable).
10.05am OR 10.35am - arrive Waiheke Island; further e-bike instruction for those who need it, before the riding begins in earnest. Route includes a mix of on-road and off-road riding. Visit beautiful beaches, lovely parks and gladed seaside communities.
1pm - relax and enjoy gourmet picnic lunch and wine tasting at boutique winery.
2.30pm - leisurely ride back to the ferry terminal, following lovely coastal trail with beautiful views.
3.30pm OR 4pm - return ferry journey back to Auckland City (timing dependent on ferry operators seasonal timetable).
5pm - arrive back at our inner city base for farewells.
This tour is not suited to unconfident people and participants are advised the route does include a mix of on-road and off-road riding.