Holidays
59 listed, in date order. Click on any title for further information.

  Morocco        no places, departure 24th AprRef: 1804
 
  Wales, Conwy          2   
4th May 2018 (Fri) - 7th May 2018 : 4 days£180
Moderate ABTOT   
Centre-based  :  Hostel  :  B&B
Based at Conwy in North Wales, with rides on the adjacent North Coast and into Snowdonia. 2 day long rides with a shorter ride on the last day. Using the North Coast cycle path and the quieter roads of Snowdonia where possible.
Leader: Richard HakesRef: 1805
 
  South Wales, Introduction to off-road trails          1+   2   
Place for a female to share with another female
4th May 2018 (Fri) - 7th May 2018 : 4 days£195
Easy + / Moderate ABTOT   
Centre-based, Off -road  :  Hotel  :  B&B
Ever wanted to try off-road biking but not sure where to start? Based at a hotel in Swansea, explore miles of local trails, forest tracks, canal paths and more, with almost no interaction with traffic! Hotel B&B with one evening meal included.
Leader: Paul & Maxine RogersRef: 1806
 
  Springtime in Holland Cycle & Cruise        no places availableRef: 1807
 
  France, Manche to Med          2+ 
4th May 2018 (Fri) - 20th May 2018 : 17 days£1770
Moderate + ABTOT   
Moving-on  :  Ferry, Coach  :  Hotel  :  Half board  :  Carry own luggage
This ever popular French 'End to End' from the Channel to the Mediterranean keeps to quiet minor roads through the finest scenery that France has to offer. Outward journey is by ferry Portsmouth-Caen, and return by Bike Bus from Montpellier.
Leader: Mike DiederichRef: 1808
 
  France, Montpellier to Mont Ventoux          2+ 
Due to a cancellation 1 female place available
11th May 2018 (Fri) - 20th May 2018 : 10 days£1180
Moderate + ABTOT   
Moving-on, Rest days  :  Coach  :  Hotel  :  Half-board  :  Carry own luggage
Leisurely tour through the Mediterranean hinterland and Cevennes in spring, moving-on every other day with one 1-night stand. Optional rest day rides include the Gorges de l'Herault, Corniche des Cevennes and choice of Ventoux summit or the Gorges de la Nesque.
Leader: Sheila SimpsonRef: 1810
 
  Spain, El Comtat in Spring Self-guided          2+   3   
12th May 2018 (Sat) - 19th May 2018 : 8 days£450
Moderate + / Enthusiast ABTOT   
Centre-based  :  Land-only  :  Guesthouse  :  Half board
Ride deep into the Sierra Aitana, journey along an ancient trading route from the Mediterranean and through remote landscapes unchanged for centuries. Mostly hilly terrain with largely good quality roads and a change of scenery with every turn. Explore the ancient town of Cocentaina during the evenings.
Leader: Marjorie SouthRef: 1811
 
  Scotland, Angus Glens & Coast          2   
Place for a female to share with another female
13th May 2018 (Sun) - 20th May 2018 : 8 days£585
Moderate ABTOT   
Centre-based  :  Hotel  :  Half Board
Angus county is a great area for cycling with its wealth of quiet roads, varied scenery from its many glens below the Grampian foothills to the coastal towns such as Montrose and Arbroath. Counties of Perth, Aberdeen, Fife, and Dundee are also within reach from the central base of Forfar.
Leader: Pat & Ron HarrowRef: 1812
 
  Albania        no places availableRef: 1815
  Spain, El Comtat in Spring Self-guided        no places availableRef: 1819
 
  France, Dordogne Valley          2   
Place for a female to share with another female
19th May 2018 (Sat) - 27th May 2018 : 9 days£950
Moderate ABTOT   
Centre-based  :  Coach  :  Hotel  :  Half board
Cycle along country lanes in the lovely Dordogne Valley, Lot & Correze region. See castles, old half-timbered houses, limestone uplands, oak forests, redstone villages, old hilltop towns with narrow streets and breathtaking views, river valleys, old churches. Now includes a visit to the Gouffre de Padirac cave. 3-star hotel. Tandems welcome.
Leader: Pam & Dave PilbeamRef: 1820
 
  Italy, the stunning Dolomites        no places availableRef: 1813
  France, Manche to Med Supported        no places availableRef: 1821
 
  Lancaster & the Lake District          2   
26th May 2018 (Sat) - 2nd June 2018 : 8 days£160
Moderate ABTOT   
Multi-centre  :  Camping  :  Self catering  :  Carry own luggage
Starting at a campsite 3 miles from Carnforth Station and 7 miles north of Lancaster Station where all West Coast main line trains stop. Finishing at this campsite so cars can be left safely for the week. 2 days at Grange over Sands and 2 days at Kendal.
Leader: Brian P CurtisRef: 1823
 
  France, Rhone Alps & Jura        no places availableRef: 1822
 
  Austria, Lakes & Mountains          2+ 
Place for a female to share with another female
2nd June 2018 (Sat) - 9th June 2018 : 8 days£995
Moderate + ABTOT   
Centre-based  :  Land-only  :  Hotel  :  Half board
Based at the 4-star Mohrenwirt Hotel in the stunning Salzkammergut region of Austria, just 30 minutes from Salzburg. Bikes are available for hire and the hotel is completely geared up for active holidays. Lakes, mountains, cycle paths, a spa, swimming pool and free laundry service for your bike kit all make for a perfect week's break
Leader: Lynn BlandRef: 1824
 
  Denmark, Copenhagen & Islands        no places availableRef: 1825
  Holland, Maastricht/Amsterdam Cycle & Cruise         no places availableRef: 1826
  France, Provence & Southern Alps        no places availableRef: 1827
  Spain, Picos de Europa Bike & Hike        no places availableRef: 1828
 
  France, Haute Provence          2     3   
17th June 2018 (Sun) - 24th June 2018 : 8 days£740
Moderate / Enthusiast ABTOT   
Centre-based  :  Land-only  :  Hotel  :  Half board  :  Full vehicle support
The hills of the Baronnies and the plain of the Rhone offer quiet roads, beautiful scenery, orchards, vineyards and olive groves, gorges, cols and Mont Ventoux. Pleasant hotel. Choice of short or long rides or rest days with support on the longer rides.
Leader: Chris EllisonRef: 1829
 
  Bulgaria, Western Balkan Mountains          2+ 
Due to cancellations, two places available. Please contact the tour leader before sending in a booking form
23rd June 2018 (Sat) - 7th July 2018 : 15 days£1299
Moderate + ABTOT   
Moving-on, Rest days  :  Land-only  :  Hotel  :  Full board  :  Full vehicle support
Discover this fascinating, little explored and beautiful country at the crossroads of East and West. Experience stunning scenery: mountains, gorges, amazing rock formations and the Danube river. Enjoy quiet roads, friendly locals and an interesting history and culture. See monasteries, fortresses, rural villages, monuments and 14,000 year old cave paintings. Good hotels and excellent food.
Leader: Steve MillardRef: 1832
 
  Cumbria, Eden Valley          2   
29th June 2018 (Fri) - 3rd July 2018 : 5 days£230
Moderate ABTOT   
Centre-based  :  Hostel  :  B&B
Based at Kirkby Stephen in the Eden valley which is surrounded by the Lake District, the Howgills, the Yorkshire Dales and the North Pennines. 3 day long rides of between 40-70mls with a shorter option on the longer ride. This area is not as busy as the Lake District or the central area of the Yorkshire Dales.
Leader: Richard HakesRef: 1833
 
  France, Normandy, The Calvados Coast          2   
4 places available
1st July 2018 (Sun) - 7th July 2018 : 7 days£725
Moderate ABTOT   
Centre-based  :  Ferry  :  Hotel  :  Half board
Exploring the area between Caen and Le Havre and cycling along the Calvados coast. Visiting the lovely old harbour town of Honfleur, the cheese town of Pont l'Eveque, Chateau Canon, the mediaeval village of Crevecoeur and Cambremer to taste the Calvados and apple tarts and cheeses from the region.
Leader: Pam & Dave PilbeamRef: 1834
 
  Heart of Northumberland, Alnwick        no places availableRef: 1835
  Scotland, Arran, Kintyre & Bute        no places availableRef: 1837
  Isle of Man        no places availableRef: 1838
 
  Norfolk           2   
28th July 2018 (Sat) - 4th August 2018 : 8 days£170
Moderate ABTOT   
Moving-on  :  Camping  :  Self catering  :  Carry own luggage
Start/finish at a campsite in the Norfolk Broads within fairly easy reach of both Norwich and Great Yarmouth Stations. Explore the uniquely tranquil waterways of the Norfolk Broads, the stunning beaches and charming flint villages of the Norfolk coastline and the rich historical landscape of inland Norfolk with its castles and abbeys.
Leader: Matthew WrightRef: 1840
 
  Belgium, WW1 Battlefields         no places availableRef: 1841
 
  Holland, The Historical East Cycle & Cruise          1+   2   
17th August 2018 (Fri) - 25th August 2018 : 9 days£1299
Easy + / Moderate ABTOT   
Moving-on  :  Coach  :  Hotel Barge  :  Full board  :  Luggage transfer
Based on a hotel barge which moves with you each day so no packing/unpacking. Exploring Eastern Holland with old Hanseatic towns, forests, meadows, thatched cottages, canals, Veluwe national park and a visit to a windmill. Tandems welcome.
Leader: Pam & Dave PilbeamRef: 1843
 
  USA, Seattle to Vancouver        no places availableRef: 1845
 
  France, Normandy D-Day Beaches          1     2   
2nd September 2018 (Sun) - 8th September 2018 : 7 days£725
Easy / Moderate ABTOT   
Centre-based  :  Ferry  :  Appartments  :  Half board  :  Luggage transfer
3-star Appartments. Visiting D-Day beaches Omaha, Juno, Gold, Sword, Arromanches, Pegasus Bridge and the Atlantic Wall Bunker. Also the mediaeval town of Bayeux famous for its Tapestry and old buildings. Visit to a cider and Calvados tasting farm. Plenty of time to see the monuments, easy pace, tandems and E-bikes welcome.
Leader: Pam & Dave PilbeamRef: 1848
 
  France, Provence        no places availableRef: 1851
 
  France, Cathare Castles          2+ 
2 places available (land only)
7th September 2018 (Fri) - 16th September 2018 : 10 days£1195
Moderate + ABTOT   
Moving-on, Rest days  :  Coach  :  Hotel  :  Half board  :  Carry own luggage
Tour in and around the Corbieres in late summer. Opportunity to explore Carcassonne's fortified city and many spectacular ruined chateaux including Queribus and Peyrepertuse. 1 night amongst the Minervois vineyards at harvest time, 2 nights at the foot of the cite of Carcassonne, 1 night at the Chateau des Ducs de Joyeuse in Couiza and 3 nights amongst the Corbieres vineyards.
Leader: Lynn BlandRef: 1852
 
  Scottish Borders          2     3   
8th September 2018 (Sat) - 15th September 2018 : 8 days£600
Moderate / Enthusiast ABTOT   
Centre-based  :  Hotel  :  Half board
Explore the land of the Common Ridings in late summer. Old coaching inn base with en suite rooms, good food and welcoming hosts. Choice of 2 rides each day (approximately 45 or 65 miles). Hilly terrain but varied landscapes, superb views, quiet back roads and great cafes.
Leader: Tony GoreRef: 1854
 
  Spain, El Comtat Self-guided          2+   3   
Place for a male to share with another male
8th September 2018 (Sat) - 15th September 2018 : 8 days£450
Moderate + / Enthusiast ABTOT   
Centre-based  :  Land-only  :  Guesthouse  :  Half board
Ride deep into the Sierra Aitana, journey along an ancient trading route from the Mediterranean and through remote landscapes unchanged for centuries. Mostly hilly terrain with largely good quality roads and a change of scenery with every turn. Explore the ancient town of Cocentaina during the evenings.
Leader: Marjorie SouthRef: 1855
 
  France, Loire Valley          2   
15th September 2018 (Sat) - 22nd September 2018 : 8 days£899
Moderate ABTOT   
Centre-based  :  Coach  :  Hotel  :  Half board
Based in the old walled town of Loches with its tower and keep. Some new routes and chateau visits. Cycle through forests, medieval towns and villages, river valleys, visiting chateaux and castles on the way. Coffee stops, interesting places to visit. Tandems welcome, easy pace. 65-75kmpd.
Leader: Pam & Dave PilbeamRef: 1857
 
  Spain, El Comtat Self-guided        no places availableRef: 1858
  Spain, Andalucia White Villages        no places availableRef: 1859
  Autumn in the Cotswolds        no places availableRef: 1860
 
  South Africa, Cape Town & the Winelands          2   
29th September 2018 (Sat) - 15th October 2018 : 17 days£2650
Moderate ATOL   
Moving-on  :  Air  :  Hotel  :  Half board  :  Full vehicle support
Spectacular coastal scenery of the Cape and wonderful riding in the hills and vineyards of the interior, plus the vibrant towns of Cape Town, Stellenbosch and Hermanus. Average 70kmpd on good roads. Lovely, comfortable hotels. Opportunities for wine tasting and whale watching. Fly London Heathrow/Cape Town.
Leader: Mike DiederichRef: 1861
 
  Spain, Andalucia White Villages 2        no places availableRef: 1862
 
  Spain, Mallorca          2   
1st October 2018 (Mon) - 11th October 2018 : 11 days£770
Moderate ABTOT   
Multi-centre  :  Land-only  :  Hotel  :  Half board  :  Luggage transfer
Experience this popular island at the beginning of October when the crowds have gone but the weather is still pleasantly warm. Start/finish at the same hotel which is only 3km from Palma Airport. Cycle more than halfway round the island, 30-75kmpd. Quiet roads, sea bathing.
Leader: Brian P CurtisRef: 1863
 
  Germany, Moselle/Saar Valley Cycle & Cruise        no places availableRef: 1864
  India, Rajasthan        no places availableRef: 1865
 
  Christmas in York          1     2   
24th December 2018 (Mon) - 27th December 2018 : 4 days£325
Easy / Moderate ABTOT   
Centre-based  :  Hotel  :  B&B
Explore this historic city and surrounding countryside using cycle paths, lanes and B-roads, or simply relax and enjoy being waited on. Led rides of 32 and 50 miles (short cuts available) on Christmas and Boxing Days, plus led walks. B&B plus superb Christmas lunch. Non-cycling partners welcome.
Leader: Sheila SimpsonRef: 1866
 
  Thailand/Myanmar, Bangkok to Yangon        no places availableRef: 1867
 
  Thailand          2   
20th January 2019 (Sun) - 2nd February 2019 : 14 days£1460
Moderate ATOL   
Multi-centre  :  Land-only  :  Hotel  :  Some meals  :  Full vehicle support
Experience Bangkok then have fun getting off the beaten track and beyond the big resorts. Discover tropical forests and tiny islands with golden beaches and friendly people. Explore the ancient ruined temples of Arruthaya. Lots of rest days, swimming, snorkelling. Suitable for anyone with a sense of adventure. Internal flights included.
Leader: Chris EllisonRef: 1868
 
  Cuba West          2   
Coming soon - please email the leader for further details
21st January 2019 (Mon) - 5th February 2019 : 16 days£3300
Moderate ATOL   
Moving-on, Rest days  :  Air  :  Hotel  :  B&B  :  Full vehicle support
Cycle Cuba, a tropical paradise suspended in time. Experience the vibrancy and rhythm of Havana. Visit Trinidad, Cuba's best preserved colonial city. Ride through the spectacular landscape of the Vinales and enjoy the fabulous scenery of the Escambray Mountains. Rest days in Havana, Trinidad and the Escambray Mountains. Some packed lunches/evening meals. Fly London Gatwick/Havana.
Leader: Richard DugdaleRef: 1870
 
  Costa Rica          2   
Place for a female to share with another female
26th January 2019 (Sat) - 10th February 2019 : 16 days£2990
Moderate ATOL   
Moving-on  :  Air  :  Hotel  :  Half board  :  Full vehicle support
Nature lovers look no further! This tropical jewel teems with wildlife and natural wonders from cloud forests to volcanoes, jungle and pristine Pacific beaches. Cosy guesthouse and hotel accommodation. Mostly tarmac roads and easy tracks. Includes a boat trip and transfers. Fly London Gatwick/San Jose.
Leader: Mike DiederichRef: 1871
 
  India, Kerala & Tamil Nadu          2+ 
2 places available
7th February 2019 (Thu) - 24th February 2019 : 18 days£2850
Moderate + ATOL   
Moving-on, Rest days  :  Air  :  Hotel  :  Half board  :  Full vehicle support
A tropical paradise. Warmth and sunshine, palm fringed beaches, tea, coffee and spice plantations, friendly people and superb South Indian cuisine. Witness sunset from Cape Cormorin. Visit Madurai’s magnificent Meenakshi Temple, a World Heritage site.Cruise the fabulous inland waterways. Explore Cochin’s antique and spice warehouses. Fly London Heathrow, Manchester or Glasgow to Trivandrum, returning from Cochin.
Leader: Sheila SimpsonRef: 1872
 
  Morocco        no places availableRef: 1874
  New Zealand, South Island         no places availableRef: 1876
 
  France, Auvergne          2+   3   
1st May 2018 (Tue) - 1st October 2018 : £950
Moderate + / Enthusiast ABTOT   
Moving-on, Self-guided  :  Land-only  :  Hotel  :  Half board  :  Carry own luggage
Unique volcanic landscapes are at the heart of this region which offers the highest climbs of the Central Massif. 14 nights.
Leader: Peter EnglandRef: 18s2
 
  France, The Causses          2     3   
1st May 2018 (Tue) - 1st October 2018 : £950
Moderate / Enthusiast ABTOT   
Moving-on, Rest days, Self-guided  :  Land-only  :  Hotel  :  Half board  :  Carry own luggage
From the Quercy Causses in the west to the larger, higher Grands Causses in the east. These limestone plateaux cut by deep river gorges offer some of the most dramatic scenery in France. 14 nights.
Leader: Peter EnglandRef: 18s4
 
  France, Vivarais to Causses          2     3   
1st May 2018 (Tue) - 1st October 2018 : £950
Moderate / Enthusiast ABTOT   
Moving-on, Rest days, Self-guided  :  Land-only  :  Hotel  :  Half board  :  Carry own luggage
From the Vivarais Mountains where the Central Massif meets the Rhône valley to the bleached limestone hills as you approach the Mediterranean. Dramatic limestone gorges cut by the rivers Tarn and Jonte through the Causses are visited as well as the volcanic landscapes of the Mont Mezenc region. 14 nights.
Leader: Peter EnglandRef: 18s5
 

 
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