The New Zealand Cycle Trail

New Zealand is a great place to swap 4 wheels for 2 and experience some of the country’s amazing scenery using pedal power, and with bike and bike racks available for hire with your campervan it couldn’t be easier to take your adventure further!

The New Zealand Cycle Trail is a government led national project to build a network of world class cycle trails. There are currently 19 trails, catering for a range of cycling abilities from beginners and families, to more experienced and competitive riders.


Biking in New Zealand

Britz are proud national partners of The National Cycle trail. The New Zealand Cycle Trail is designed to showcase the very best of our country – our spectacular scenery, unique culture, and first-class Kiwi hospitality. In the last 2 years 19 trails have been opened throughout both islands, ranging from easy to advanced, with many more to follow. Each trail rewards riders with spectacular views and landmarks along the way.


Biking in New, New Zealand Cycle Trails official website, provides you with the information you need to decide which trail best suits you from duration, length, sights along the way, how to get there and the best time to ride. For more information on Britz bikes and bike racks click here and to find your next ride go to

Not only can you hire high quality Britz Bikes and Bike Racks (extra hire item) when you hire a Britz campervan, but Britz have partnered with The New Zealand Cycle Trail, bringing you some amazing cycle ways to explore.

Our Cycle Trail of the Month is:

Motu Trails Cycleway​

The Motu Trails start in Opotiki, on the shores of the Eastern Bay of Plenty and carves its way through spectacular coastal, bush and hill country scenery. 


 With three breath-taking trails to choose from and a range of single day to multi-day riding (including the option of combining them all), there is a trail to suit everyone’s taste and ability. 

Riders will experience a diverse range of landscapes, through stunning heartland New Zealand; spectacular vistas of the Pacific Ocean, beautiful bush-clad country with plenty of native wildlife and the scenic wonderland of the Pakihi Valley. 

Expect to be wowed by the natural beauty of the East Cape. ​Visit their website for further information​




For more information about the NZ Cycle Trail

Book a Britz Bike with your camper Hire today