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   Germany for Families
Sunday 6th August 2017 to Sunday 13th August 2017  :  8 days
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Join us in a converted German watermill complex, close to former East Germany. Daily circular rides to windmills, former green zone and historic towns. 50-55kmpd. Plenty of outdoor pools and cyclepaths. An ideal introduction to cycling abroad in comfort. Families with children only please.

This is the tenth year of this type of tour based at a Chateau/historical site, and the fifteenth of its type offering the opportunity to tour abroad in comfort, in the company of other families. It follows a tried and tested format, where families set off together at about 0930, visit a cafe, then a place of interest and then another stop in the afternoon returning about 1700. After this the children get together and play whilst the adults chat, drink a bottle of wine and generally relax knowing that the children are having fun. The ages range from 6 months to 18 years with the commonest age being between 12 and 15. Our children go as well and this year Louise is 17. Any combination of bicycle is welcome, from kiddiback tandems, trailers, tag alongs to children on their own bike. I do ask that if children cycle on their own bike that the parents keep an eye on them. The pace is relaxed and I will keep everyone broadly together. However route sheets and gpx files are provided so if you wish to stay awhile at a location, you are most welcome. The location I have chosen is a Watermill complex. There are pictures of the holiday four years ago at http://www.cyclingukholidays.com/Germany-2013 I hope you like the look of the holiday, but please email me if you have any questions.

The tour leader is Neil Wheadon  (click on name for contact details)
More info & docs for download, below

    

Style of tour: Centre-based
Experience/activity level: Easy 
Duration: 8 days
Travel: Land-only
Accommodation: Guesthouse        Half board
 
Price: £440

To learn more about this holiday,
view the Prospectus and Leader's Information Sheet using the download link below.

 Prospectus / Leader's Info 174KB 
 
If you are interested in booking for this holiday, download the Booking Pack, in either Acrobat or Word format:
 Booking Pack  [pdf]  275KB 
 Booking Pack  [doc] 269KB 
 
Complete and sign the forms then send them,
with your deposit, directly to the leader
(address will be found on the Booking Form).
To download
a document without viewing it,
right-click on the link and select
'Save Link Target as..' or 'Save Target as..'

The documents are provided as .pdf files and if you don't already have it installed, you may need to download the free Abobe Acrobat Reader from the Adobe website.

The Booking Pack is also available in MS Word format in case you would like to complete the forms in the pack on a computer.

Further information:
www.cyclingwithchildren.com   Neil has provided more information here.

Foreign Office   Advice on overseas travel
Dept. of Health   Health advice for travellers.
CTC Cyclecover Travel Insurance   Cover and premiums.
 
 

 
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