Do you yearn for a vacation where you can soak in spectacular coastal views? Are you seeking marvelously quiet villages off the tourist trail? Or perhaps is strolling through vineyards, tasting home-grown wines and sampling world-class cuisine your idea of paradise? We have relaxed walking and cycling itineraries for you to explore on foot or by bike in 15 countries, with many different sights, sounds and experiences en route.
Here’s just a selection of views you can expect to see on some of our trips – enjoy!
Meandering along many of the levadas where waterfalls cascade into rolling rivers, jagged peaks rise elegantly in the distance and laurel, heather and pine offer a feast for the senses.
• 2017 Dates: Sep 7, 14, 21, 28, Oct 5, 12, 29, 26
Undoubtedly one of the most beautiful places on Earth, Norway is home to glacial valleys, thundering waterfalls and breathtaking glaciers and mountains.
• 2017 Dates: Sep 7, 21
Impossibly picturesque, Bavaria is a an absolute Mecca for the walking enthusiast with its snow-capped peaks, turquoise lakes, fairytale castles and quaint, pretty towns and villages.
• 2017 Dates: Sep 2, 9, 16, 23
The pretty coastline of Catalunya is dotted with traditional fishing villages, crystal-clear waters and beautiful beaches which are all perfect to explore.
• 2017 Dates: Departs every two days from Sep 2 to Oct 16
Beautiful chateaux, fine food and wine and gentle cycling
• 2017 Dates: Departs every two days from Sep 2 to Oct 8
Timeless countryside – rolling hills, endless vines and hilltop hamlets.
• 2017 Dates: Departs every two days from Sep 2 to Oct 14
Tucked away in northern Italy, Piedmont is brimming with vineyard covered, softly rolling hills, sun-drenched hamlets, world-class wines and incredible hotels.
• 2017 Dates: Departs very two days from Sep 2 to Oct 14
While we’re always introducing new tours and destinations to our program, there are some guest favorites, making them our bestsellers to date. Looking for some inspiration for your travels in 2017? Then maybe one of these will top the list for your next adventure! Our overseas product team have also recommended their favorites from the rest of our cycling line up…
Contrasts of Catalunya Cycling
Follow quiet country roads – perfect for first-timers – to discover pretty medieval villages and stunning coastlines.
Loire Gastronomic Cycling
Easy riding beside the grandiose river, with visits to famous magnificent châteaux and wineries on the way, and a gastronomic masterpiece to finish off the day!
Dordogne Gastronomic Cycling
Cycle along the banks of the river Dordogne and Vézère and through ancient woodlands and farms and enjoy delicious evening meals at the end of a day’s cycling.
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Discovering the Catalunya Ebro Delta by Bike
This single-centre holiday offers relaxed cycling on traffic-free routes through the magnificent Ebro Delta and its bird-rich lagoons.
Bavarian Castles and Rivers Cycling
New for 2017, cycle a stunning loop following four rivers, starting and ending in UNESCO-listed Regensburg, with the Jura Mountains as your backdrop.