Holidays
19 listed, in and around September 2018.
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  Spain, End to End, Biscay to Gibraltar        no places availableRef: 1846
  Montenegro        no places availableRef: 1847
 
  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
 
  USA, Oregon          3   
4 places available
2nd September 2018 (Sun) - 24th September 2018 : 23 days£3300
Enthusiast ATOL   
Moving-on, Rest days  :  Air  :  Hotel  :  B&B  :  Carry own luggage
Cycle part of America's iconic coastal highway through one of its prettier States, returning inland and back to Portland. Renowned as America's most bike friendly State, Oregon has a lot to offer. 40-68mpd (55mpd average) with 3 rest days. Varied mix of accommodation. Fly London Heathrow or Manchester to Portland.
Leader: Richard DugdaleRef: 1849
 
  France, Provence          2   
Places for a male to share and a female to share
7th September 2018 (Fri) - 16th September 2018 : 10 days£985
Moderate ABTOT   
Multi-centre  :  Coach  :  Hotel  :  Half board  :  Carry own luggage
Based at a welcoming rural hotel in the Vaucluse. Excellent home cooking, quiet lanes, Mediterranean climate, flora and fauna, medieval villages, beautiful limestone scenery. 9 days cycling, choice of 15 routes from 32-131km, optional ascents of Mont Ventoux and la Lure.
Leader: Sheila SimpsonRef: 1851
 
  France, Cathare Castles          2+ 
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
 
  Lands End to John O'Groats          3   
7th September 2018 (Fri) - 26th September 2018 : 20 days£2195
Enthusiast ABTOT   
Moving-on, Rest days  :  Hotel  :  Half board  :  Full vehicle support
Cycle from the bottom to the top of Great Britain. This very scenic tour uses mostly good quality hotels. With a longest day of 80 miles and many hills it is designed for the more experienced road cyclist.
Leader: Chris EllisonRef: 1853
 
  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   
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
 
  Wales, Coast to Coast MTB Challenge        no places availableRef: 1856
 
  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          2+   3   
15th September 2018 (Sat) - 22nd 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: 1858
 
  Spain, Andalucia White Villages        no places availableRef: 1859
 
  Autumn in the Cotswolds          2   
27th September 2018 (Thu) - 1st October 2018 : 5 days£380
Moderate ABTOT   
Centre-based  :  Hotel  :  Half board
This year's relaxing and sociable autumn short break is based at Lechlade-on-Thames, situated just to the south of the Cotswold hills, famous for their chocolate box stone villages. Staying in a traditional old coaching inn. 2 led rides each day into the attractive local countryside.
Leader: Mark WatersRef: 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
 

 
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