European Holidays 
   25 listed, in date order with guided Tours first. Click on any title for further information.

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  Bulgaria, Western Balkan Mountains        no places availableRef: 1832
  France, Normandy, The Calvados Coast        no places availableRef: 1834
  Belgium, WW1 Battlefields         no places availableRef: 1841
  Belgium for Families        no places availableRef: 1842
 
  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
 
  France, Quercy Hills          3   
25th August 2018 (Sat) - 9th September 2018 : 16 days£1280
Enthusiast ABTOT   
Moving-on, Rest days  :  Land-only  :  Hotel  :  Half board  :  Carry own luggage
The limestone hills and plateaux above the Lot Valley offer a wide range of routes on several rest days for those who seek more challenging options as well as those who prefer something easier. Attractive villages in the hills and along the rivers add to the scenic variety of this area.
Leader: Peter EnglandRef: 1844
 
  Spain, End to End, Biscay to Gibraltar        no places availableRef: 1846
  Montenegro        no places availableRef: 1847
  France, Normandy D-Day Beaches        no places availableRef: 1848
  France, Provence        no places availableRef: 1851
 
  France, Cathare Castles          2+ 
Place for a male to share with another male
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
 
  Spain, El Comtat Self-guided        no places availableRef: 1855
  France, Loire Valley        no places availableRef: 1857
  Spain, El Comtat Self-guided        no places availableRef: 1858
  Spain, Andalucia White Villages        no places availableRef: 1859
  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
 
  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
 
  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
 
  France, Provence & Southern Alps          3+ 
(open) - 1st October 2018 : £1150
Enthusiast + ABTOT   
Moving-on, Self-guided  :  Land-only  :  Hotel  :  Half board  :  Carry own luggage
Through the Vercors to Mont Ventoux and the Vaucluse. East across the Durance Valley to Barcelonnette, from where you cross the high cols of the Southern Alps, heading south to the Verdon Canyon, the Haut Var and the Luberon. 14 nights.
Leader: Peter EnglandRef: 18s1
 
  France, Auvergne          2+   3   
(open) - 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, Causses to Pyrénées          3   
(open) - 1st October 2018 : £950
Enthusiast ABTOT   
Moving-on, Self-guided  :  Land-only  :  Hotel  :  Half board  :  Carry own luggage
Several Pyrenean climbs are included. The Corbières with their Cathare castles, the lower slopes carpeted with vines, and the Espinouse Mountains provide a scenically contrasting link between the Pyrénées and the high limestone plateau. 14 nights.
Leader: Peter EnglandRef: 18s3
 
  France, The Causses          2     3   
(open) - 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   
(open) - 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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