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Holidays that move you

The world's leading independent cycling holiday specialist...

For over 25 years we have had one simple mission: to inspire as many of you as possible to travel by bike. We believe there's no better way to really experience a place, its people and its culture. More than ever before, we know that to travel is a privilege and we can't wait to bring you more adventures on the bike again in 2021. Before then, you can read our dedicated COVID-19 page, which includes information about how we have adapted our cycle tours. 

What's your pedallin' passion?

Road Cycling

For cyclists eager to ride the world's most spectacular roads

Best for: Cyclists eager to ride the world’s most spectacular roads

  • Lightweight racing-style road bikes
  • Based entirely on sealed/asphalt roads
  • Challenging days focussing on the ride experience
  • Itineraries featuring classic mountain climbs from the world of professional cycling

Leisure Cycling

For travellers seeking the opportunity to see all a destination has to offer, at their own pace

Best for: Travellers seeking the opportunity to see all a destination has to offer, at their own pace

  • Hybrid-style bikes and electric bikes
  • Based on a range of varied terrain, from traffic-free cycle paths to forest tracks
  • The riding offers achievable challenges at a relaxed pace
  • Leisurely routes with a variety of grades to suit your cycling experience
  • Time off the bikes to explore the local culture is an essential ingredient

Mountain Biking

For bikers who enjoy exploring epic wilderness on a variety of off-road terrain

Best for: Bikers who enjoy exploring epic wilderness on a variety of off-road terrain

  • Hardtail or full suspension bikes with knobbly tyres
  • Based mainly on natural, off-road routes
  • Trips maximise riding opportunities and provide various levels of challenge
  • Technical terrain (including singletrack) is a regular feature on these tours

Cycling Adventures

For globetrotters looking to ride the route less travelled

Best for: Globetrotters looking to ride the route less travelled

  • Hybrid-style or mountain bikes with semi-slick or knobbly tyres
  • Based on a wide range of surfaces, from tarmac roads to well surfaced forest tracks and rough gravel
  • The riding takes you off the beaten track, but is an achievable challenge
  • Experiencing local culture, people and traditions is an integral part of the tour

Family Cycling

For rides that keep the whole family smiling

Best for: Rides that keep the whole family smiling

  • Hybrid-style bikes with plenty of options to suit smaller riders, including bikes, trailers and tagalongs (electric bikes are also available for adults needing to keep up)
  • Set your own pace on a range of routes, from gentle riding on traffic-free cycle paths to achievable challenges for more experienced families
  • Plenty of extra off the bike activities for the whole family to enjoy en route
  • Children’s discounts available on all tours

Tailor Made Trips

For groups of cyclists looking for a unique experience

Best for: Groups of cyclists looking for a unique experience

  • Tell us what you want and our experts will help make it happen
  • We can organise tours for groups as small as 2, and as large as 30
  • A great way for charities, cycling clubs or groups of friends to do something amazing together
  • You can make existing tours private, create a brand new tour or even charter a boat

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