These classic cycling tours have timeless appeal..

Timeless Cycling Tours
What makes a classic trip? Is it the jaw-dropping, unchanging beauty of the natural landscapes that surround you? Maybe its the region’s unique heritage made visible in iconic architecture, local customs and delicious, traditional cuisine?

Or is it something else entirely…

All we know for certain is that these classic Breakaway cycling tours, with their expertly crafted itineraries, have a timeless appeal that draws travelers to them year-after-year.

Gastronomic Cycling in the Loire Valley of France

Loire Gastronomic Cycling 

The Loire Valley is steeped in history, with over 300 chateaux lending the region its timeless appeal. From the beautiful Renaissance chateau at Chenonceau to the magnificent royal palace of Amboise, each chateau has its own unique character. Explore the history of the Loire at your leisure with our easy self-guided cycling tour which will take you through traffic-free lanes, majestic forests and gorgeous vineyards.

  • From USD$2,365 pp based on 2 people sharing a double room
  • 6 nights inn to inn accommodations in mix of lovely hotels including 2 nights in a chateau hotel steeped in history
  • Fine, gastronomic meals each evening featuring regionally-sourced ingredients
  • Continental breakfasts
  • Services of an on-site English speaking Representative
  • High quality bike rental included
  • E-bikes available (inquire for supplement)
  • Self-guided GPS route directions and maps
  • RidewithGPS app
  • Luggage transfers between hotels.
  • Transfers from/to local train station (at designated times)

Killarney Ireland Muckross Castle

Unspoiled Ring of Kerry Cycling

 The Ring of Kerry is seen by many as the ‘real’ Ireland. With history dating back to 300BC, when Celtic tribes first settled the area, it’s amazing how unchanged the landscape is. But it is the seemingly eternal nature of the lush countryside and dramatic seascapes that lends this region its everlasting appeal. Enjoy a mixture of quiet inland and coastal cycling through stunning scenery on this self-guided cycling tour.

  • From USD2,335 pp based on 2 people sharing a double room
  • 7 nights inn to inn accommodations in a range of  ** and *** hotels
  • All continental breakfasts and one evening meal
  • High quality bike rental included
  • E-bikes available (inquire for supplement)
  • Self-guided GPS route directions and maps
  • RidewithGPS app
  • Services of an on-site English speaking Representative
  • Luggage transfers between hotels
  • Transfers from/to Killarney train station

Gastronomic Barolo Cycling

Gastronomic Barolo Cycling

Stay in a beautiful selection of hotels on this self-guided cycling tour, including a stunningly restored 19th century villa with its own Michelin-starred restaurant, and the Villa Beccaris which has a vast wine cellar and its own enoteca.

  • From USD$3,145 pp based on 2 people sharing a double room
  • 8 nights inn to inn accommodations in a range of  ***, **** and ***** hotels
  • All breakfasts and gastronomic evening meals
  • Dine in a Michelin-starred restaurant (excluding Monday arrivals)
  • E-bikes available (inquire for supplement)
  • Self-guided GPS route directions and maps
  • RidewithGPS navigation app
  • Services of an on-site English speaking Representative
  • Luggage transfers between hotels
  • Transfers from/to Turin airport (at designated times)

Medieval Burgundy Cycling tour

Medieval Burgundy Cycling

Often described as “the land of great art and good living” it’s easy to see what lends this region of France it’s enduring popularity with travelers. World-famous for the outstanding quality of its wine, Burgundy is also rich in history, from the charming historic city of Auxerre to the ancient crypt at the abbey of St Germain. See the sights and sample the gastronomic delights on this classic French cycling holiday.

  • From USD$1,945  pp based on 2 people sharing a double room
  • 7 nights inn to inn accommodations in a mix of *** star hotels
  • All breakfasts and 4 evening meals
  • High quality bike rental included
  • E-bikes available (inquire for supplement)
  • Self-guided GPS route directions and maps
  • RidewithGPS navigation app
  • Services of an on-site English speaking Representative
  • Luggage transfers between hotels
  • Transfers from/to the Auxerre train station (at designated times)

Our 2019 brochure is now available, featuring our full range of self-guided walking & cycling and group, guided walking tours.

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