Holidays
18 listed, in and around early 2019 .
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  India, Kerala & Tamil Nadu          2+ 
10th January 2019 (Thu) - 27th January 2019 : 18 days£2850
Moderate + ATOL   
Moving-on, Rest days  :  Air  :  Hotel & Guesthouse  :  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. Cruise the fabulous inland waterways on converted rice barges. Visit Cochin’s antique and spice warehouses. Fly London Heathrow, Manchester or Glasgow to Trivandrum, returning from Cochin.
Leader: Colin WardRef: 1877
 
  Thailand/Myanmar, Bangkok to Yangon        no places availableRef: 1867
  Thailand & Cambodia, Bangkok to Saigon        no places availableRef: 1869
 
  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   
2 places available
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        no places availableRef: 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
 
  Spanish Primavera          2     3   
3rd March 2019 (Sun) - 10th March 2019 : 8 days£480
Moderate / Enthusiast ABTOT   
Centre-based  :  Land-only  :  Hotel  :  Half board  :  Luggage Transfer
Escape the British winter for Spanish Spring (Primavera), experiencing a true taste of Spanish living in an authentic hotel in Denía on the Costa Blanca. Ride through orange groves, vineyards and almond plantations, with lots of level riding or graded climbs, fabulous views and magnificent descents. Includes airport transfer. Second week available.
Leader: Paul & Maxine RogersRef: 1873
 
  New Zealand, South Island         no places availableRef: 1876
 
  Spain, Canary Island Hopping          2+ 
7th March 2019 (Thu) - 17th March 2019 : 11 days£775
Moderate + ABTOT   
Multi-centre  :  Land-only  :  Hotel  :  Half board  :  Carry own luggage
A revised repeat of a successful tour around two contrasting Canary Islands (Lanzarote and Fuerteventura). Marvel at varied volcanic landscapes with craters, conical peaks and barren lava fields, rugged coasts, sandy beaches and distinctive vineyards. 5 days unladen, 4 moving on, staying in three very different hotels. 40-80kmpd.
Leader: Tony GoreRef: 1878
 
  Spanish Primavera 2          2     3   
10th March 2019 (Sun) - 17th March 2019 : 8 days£480
Moderate / Enthusiast ABTOT   
Centre-based  :  Land-only  :  Hotel  :  Half board  :  Luggage transfer
Escape the British winter for Spanish Spring (Primavera), experiencing a true taste of Spanish living in an authentic hotel in Denía on the Costa Blanca. Ride through orange groves, vineyards and almond plantations, with lots of level riding or graded climbs, fabulous views and magnificent descents. Includes airport transfer. Second week available.
Leader: Paul & Maxine RogersRef: 1875
 
  Greece, Northern Peloponnese          2+ 
Coming soon - please email the leader for further details
30th March 2019 (Sat) - 14th April 2019 : 16 days£1300-1600
Moderate + ABTOT   
Moving-on  :  Land-only  :  Hotel  :  Half board  :  Luggage transfer
From Athens, transfer to Corinth, then average 41mpd (max 50) around the coasts and rugged mountains of Arcadia and the Argolid, in all their springtime beauty. Stay in good hotels with visits to the historic sites of Olympia, Epidavros and Mycenae included.
Leader: Chris JudenRef: 1879
 
  Italy - Sicily, volcanoes & ancient sites          2   
Coming soon - please email the leader for further details
27th April 2019 (Sat) - 11th May 2019 : 15 days£1640
Moderate ABTOT   
Moving-on  :  Land-only  :  Hotel  :  Half board  :  Luggage transfer
Visit wonderful Sicily in the springtime and the famous ancient Greek site of Syracuse. Cycle up Mount Etna and climb its slopes to view the other-worldly volcanic landscape. Visit ancient Greek remains, purpose built baroque towns, an ancient necropolis and the wonderfully rugged Sicilian hinterland. Start/finish in Catania.
Leader: Greg Woodford Ref: 1902
 
  Scotland - North West & Orkney          3   
Coming soon - please email the leader for further details
8th May 2019 (Wed) - 19th May 2019 : 12 days£1,260
Enthusiast ABTOT   
Moving-on  :  Ferry  :  Hotel  :  Some meals  :  Luggage transfer
PLEASE NOTE DATE CHANGE. Start in Inverness, cycle to Ullapool and then north following the coastline, then east round to Thurso. Ferry to Orkney, staying for 4 nights. Last night in a cabin on the ferry back to Aberdeen. Hotels with dinner included on 5 evenings.
Leader: Martin JamiesonRef: 1907
 
  France - Montpellier to Mont Ventoux          2+ 
Coming soon - please email the leader for further details
10th May 2019 (Fri) - 19th May 2019 : 10 days£1180
Moderate + ABTOT   
Moving-on  :  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: 1908
 

 
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