United Kingdom Holidays 
   22 listed, in date order with guided Tours first. Click on any title for further information.

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In the event of CTC Cycling Holidays & Tours Ltd insolvency, protection is provided for non-flight packages commencing in and returning to the UK and other non-flight packages excluding pre-arranged travel to and from your destination. Protection is also provided for non-flight packages where travel is within the UK. Please note that packages booked outside the UK are only protected when purchased directly with CTC Cycling Holidays & Tours Ltd.
In the above circumstances, if you have not yet travelled you may claim a refund, or if you have already travelled, you may claim repatriation to the starting point of your non-flight package.
Our ABTOT number is 5102.

  Hampshire in Spring          2   
7th April 2016 (Thu) - 10th April 2016 : 4 days£195
Moderate ABTOT   
Centre-based  :  Hostel  :  Half board
Join a group of like-minded cyclists for this extended long weekend based at the Privett Centre Independent Hostel in deepest rural Hampshire. The area is teeming with interesting destinations such as the Meon Valley, the ancient city of Winchester and the Watercress Steam railway.
Leader: Colin WardRef: 1602
 
  Wales, Aberystwyth MTB        no places availableRef: 1605
  Derbyshire, Peak Trails        no places availableRef: 1606
  Scotland, Southern Hebrides        no places availableRef: 1609
  Lands End to John O'Groats        no places availableRef: 1614
 
  Scotland, Loch Lomond & Trossachs          2   
Place for a female to share with another female
21st May 2016 (Sat) - 28th May 2016 : 8 days£620
Moderate ABTOT   
Centre-based  :  Country House  :  Half board
Staying in Gartmore House near Aberfoyle in Loch Lomond and Trossachs National Park, a landscape of lochs, glens and mountains. Visiting Inchmahome Priory on Lake of Menteith, Callandar, Loch Lomond by boat and Loch Katrine cycleway. 35-45mpd on quiet roads. Possible luggage transfer from Stirling or Balloch railway stations.
Leader: Pat & Ron HarrowRef: 1615
 
  Scotland, Outer Hebrides & St Kilda        no places availableRef: 1617
 
  Edinburgh & the Scottish Borders          2   
28th May 2016 (Sat) - 4th June 2016 : 8 days£160
Moderate ABTOT   
Moving-on  :  Camping  :  Self catering  :  Carry own luggage
south to the heart of the Scottish Borders before heading to Carlisle where the tour ends. The start and finish have excellent train links.
Leader: Brian P CurtisRef: 1619
 
  Ironbridge & the Black Country          1   
4th June 2016 (Sat) - 11th June 2016 : 8 days£475
Easy ABTOT   
Multi-centre  :  Hotel  :  Some meals  :  Luggage transfer
A tour designed to showcase the quiet country lanes of the Black Country whilst giving the opportunity to experience the World Heritage Site of Ironbridge, the birthplace of industry that is now frozen in the wonderful Ironbridge Museums. Staying in two good quality hotels, 4 nights half board, 3 nights B&B. 25-40mpd with rest days.
Leader: Brian P CurtisRef: 1621
 
  Yorkshire Dales           3   
11th June 2016 (Sat) - 19th June 2016 : 9 days£155
Enthusiast ABTOT   
Moving-on  :  Camping  :  Self catering  :  Carry own luggage
A loop tour of arguably Britainís most beautiful cycling landscape, starting and finishing at a campsite outside Skipton. As camping gear has to be carried daily distances are modest (30-35mpd) plus there are some big hills, although the views from the top are worth it!
Leader: Matthew WrightRef: 1623
 
  Scottish Borders          2     3   
2nd July 2016 (Sat) - 9th July 2016 : 8 days£500
Moderate / Enthusiast ABTOT   
Centre-based  :  Hotel  :  Half board
Explore the land of the Common Ridings in midsummer. 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: 1631
 
  Lands End to John O'Groats          3+ 
4 places available
2nd July 2016 (Sat) - 20th July 2016 : 19 days£1995
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: 1632
 
  Scotland, Dumfries & Galloway        no places availableRef: 1636
  Isle of Man        no places availableRef: 1637
 
  Cornwall from Top to Toe          2+ 
23rd July 2016 (Sat) - 30th July 2016 : 8 days£180
Moderate + ABTOT   
Moving-on  :  Camping  :  Self catering  :  Carry own luggage
Tour the West Country from Barnstaple to Penzance with realistic moving-on day distances and two luggage-free day-rides. Cycle alongside estuaries, over Bodmin Moor and around Mount's Bay on quiet roads and cycle paths. All campsites have conventional facilities and some allow camp-fires.
Leader: Colin WardRef: 1638
 
  Wales, Gower Peninsula           2+ 
6th August 2016 (Sat) - 14th August 2016 : 9 days£155
Moderate + ABTOT   
Multi-centre  :  Camping  :  Self catering  :  Carry own luggage
Start/finish at a campsite just outside Fishguard. Circular ride of this most stunning landscape (the first Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty). Some sharp hills but a moderate pace.
Leader: Matthew WrightRef: 1641
 
  London & the River Thames          1   
18th August 2016 (Thu) - 24th August 2016 : 7 days£470
Easy ABTOT   
Centre-based  :  Hotel  :  Half board
Train, boat and cable car assisted to see the sights of London, and the River Thames from London to where it meets the sea. Great fun for anyone who can ride a bike. Ride through lovely parks and along paved canal towpaths and Greenways to avoid the traffic.
Leader: Bernie CurtisRef: 1643
 
  Lands End to John O'Groats        no places availableRef: 1646
  West Highland Way & Scotland Coast 2 Coast        no places availableRef: 1657
 
  Wiltshire in Autumn          1+   2+ 
29th September 2016 (Thu) - 3rd October 2016 : 5 days£360
Easy + / Moderate + ABTOT   
Centre-based  :  Hotel  :  Half board
PLEASE NOTE: This is now the Cotswolds tour that is advertised in the December Cycle. An early autumn long weekend of pedalling, based at a comfortable hotel in Chippenham. Led rides, at two different speeds and distances daily, will explore the attractive lanes and places of special interest in the area, including Lacock Abbey, Avebury and the southern Cotswolds.
Leader: Mark WatersRef: 1659
 
  Christmas in York          1     2   
24th December 2016 (Sat) - 27th December 2016 : 4 days£299
Easy / Moderate ABTOT   
Centre-based  :  Hotel  :  Half board
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 50mpd (short cuts available) on Christmas and Boxing Days, plus led walks. B&B plus superb Christmas lunch and Boxing Day dinner.
Leader: Sheila SimpsonRef: 1664
 
  New Year in Winchester          1     2   
29th December 2016 (Thu) - 1st January 2017 : 4 days£299
Easy / Moderate ABTOT   
Centre-based  :  Hotel  :  Half board
Explore the area around Winchester, cycling on quiet lanes through chocolate box villages and river valleys. Visit The Watercress Line steam railway, Lasham WW2 airfield, Southwick where the D-Day landings were planned, Southwick brewery, Stockbridge a typical Hampshire village & Overton home to the paper money mill. Choice of 2 rides each day, 4-star hotel.
Leader: Pam & Dave PilbeamRef: 1665
 

 
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