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Holidays by Grade - Challenging

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Morocco - Souks & High Atlas

31st October 2019 (15 days)

Morocco - Souks & High Atlas is fully booked Morocco - Souks & High Atlas

A supported tour that takes in the best of wild Morocco. Ride deserted moonscape roads of the Anti-Atlas, explore walled cities, ancient souks and markets. Climb the stunning Tizi-n-Test pass crossing the High Atlas Mountains. Rest for a day in the madness of Marrakesh ending on the sea front of Agadir.

Holiday Type
Guided

Tour Manager
Greg Woodford

Booking Status
Fully Booked


£1,380

Grade
Challenging

Laos (with flight)

2nd November 2019 (18 days)

Laos (with flight) is fully booked Laos (with flight)

Travel by cycle and by boat through spectacular mountain and jungle scenery of one of the least travelled countries in SE Asia.  Experience the Mekong River as well as Luang Prabang, with its colourful temples, and a stopover in Bangkok. Full vehicle support. Fly London Heathrow/Bangkok/Chiang Rai, returning from Bangkok.

Holiday Type
Guided

Tour Manager
Neil Wheadon

Booking Status
Fully Booked


£2,900

Grade
Challenging

Laos (Land Only)

3rd November 2019 (17 days)

Laos (Land Only) is fully booked Laos (Land Only)

Travel by cycle and by boat through spectacular mountain and jungle scenery of one of the least travelled countries in SE Asia.  Experience the Mekong River as well as Luang Prabang, with its colourful temples, and a stopover in Bangkok. Full vehicle support. 

Holiday Type
Guided

Tour Manager
Neil Wheadon

Booking Status
Fully Booked


£2,200

Grade
Challenging

Sri Lanka - North to South

9th February 2020 (18 days)

Sri Lanka - North to South is fully booked Sri Lanka - North to South

Recognised by Lonely Planet in 2012 as their top holiday destination, Sri Lanka certainly packs in a lot of interest for the cycle tourist. This new end-to-end tour has been designed to show this diversity and take in many of the country’s main highlights.

Holiday Type
Guided

Tour Manager
Julie & Nic Hodgetts

Booking Status
Fully Booked


£1,250

Grade
Challenging

Vietnam - Northern Tribal Provinces (with flight)

An adventurous, moving-on tour through the northern provinces of Vietnam. Superb karstic scenery,  gorges, rice paddies, ethnic tribal groups, colourful markets and one night at World Heritage Ha Long Bay. Luggage transfer and vehicle support.  All meals provided on cycling days. Fly London Heathrow/Hanoi via Bangkok.

Places for a  female to share (due to a cancellation)

Holiday Type
Guided

Tour Manager
Pat and John Ashwell

Booking Status
Places Available


£2,600

Grade
Challenging

Vietnam - Northern Tribal Provinces (Land only) is fully booked Vietnam - Northern Tribal Provinces (Land only)

An adventurous, moving-on tour through the northern provinces of Vietnam. Superb karstic scenery,  gorges, rice paddies, ethnic tribal groups, colourful markets and one night at World Heritage Ha Long Bay. Luggage transfer and vehicle support.  All meals provided on cycling days. 

Holiday Type
Guided

Tour Manager
Pat and John Ashwell

Booking Status
Fully Booked


£1,615

Grade
Challenging

Morocco - A Spring adventure

26th March 2020 (8 days)

Morocco -  A Spring adventure

This fully supported Spring tour starts in the vibrant walled town of Taroudant then takes us through the stunning Anti-Atlas Mountains with their fabulous moonscape views. The quiet Atlas roads snake through the mountains with long winding climbs dotted with small rural villages and welcoming people.

Holiday Type
Guided

Tour Manager
David Goodworth

Booking Status
Places Available


£890

Grade
Challenging

Etape du Dales

24th April 2020 (4 days)

Etape du Dales

Based at Hawes and riding the classic Etape du Dales sportive over 2 days. Famous Yorkshire Dales climbs, spectacular scenery and plenty of good cafes. Suitable for riders with a good level of fitness who enjoy hilly terrain.

Holiday Type
Guided

Tour Manager
Lynn Bland

Booking Status
Places Available


£180

Grade
Challenging

Albania (with flight)

15th May 2020 (15 days)

Albania (with flight) is fully booked Albania (with flight)

In 2014 the New York Times rated Albania 4th among 50 recommended destinations and in 2011 Lonely Planet ranked it number 1. Now is the time to visit Albania as it emerges from its political constraints. Stunning mountains, lakes and coastal scenery. Quiet roads and Heritage towns. Fully supported tour. Fly London Gatwick/Tirana.

Holiday Type
Guided

Tour Manager
Pat and John Ashwell

Booking Status
Fully Booked


£1,525

Grade
Challenging

Albania (land only)

15th May 2020 (15 days)

Albania (land only) is fully booked Albania (land only)

In 2014 the New York Times rated Albania 4th among 50 recommended destinations and in 2011 Lonely Planet ranked it number 1. Now is the time to visit Albania as it emerges from its political constraints. Stunning mountains, lakes and coastal scenery. Quiet roads and Heritage towns. Fully supported tour. 

Holiday Type
Guided

Tour Manager
Pat and John Ashwell

Booking Status
Fully Booked


£1,120

Grade
Challenging

Spain - El Comtat in Spring (Self-guided)

Centre-based holiday staying in the County Town of Cocentaina in the Sierra Mariola. Cycle deep into the Sierra Aitana, journeying 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.

Holiday Type
Guided

Tour Manager
Marjorie South

Booking Status
Places Available


£450

Grade
Challenging

Italy - Nove Colli & Apennines

19th May 2020 (8 days)

Italy - Nove Colli & Apennines

A centre-based holiday staying at the Hotel Fedora, a cyclists hotel in Riccione. Daily led routes into the Apennines, see the Carpegna classic climb that Marco Pantani trained on and the historic towns of Gradara and Urbino. Free entry to the world renowned Nove Colli Grandfondo sportive.

Holiday Type
Guided

Tour Manager
Greg Woodford

Booking Status
Places Available


£725

Grade
Challenging

Albania (with flight)

12th June 2020 (15 days)

Albania (with flight) is fully booked Albania (with flight)

In 2014 the New York Times rated Albania 4th among 50 recommended destinations and in 2011 Lonely Planet ranked it number 1. Now is the time to visit Albania as it emerges from its political constraints. Stunning mountains, lakes and coastal scenery. Quiet roads and Heritage towns. Fully supported tour. Fly London Gatwick/Tirana.

Holiday Type
Guided

Tour Manager
Pat and John Ashwell

Booking Status
Fully Booked


£1,440

Grade
Challenging

Albania (land only)

12th June 2020 (15 days)

Albania (land only) is fully booked Albania (land only)

In 2014 the New York Times rated Albania 4th among 50 recommended destinations and in 2011 Lonely Planet ranked it number 1. Now is the time to visit Albania as it emerges from its political constraints. Stunning mountains, lakes and coastal scenery. Quiet roads and Heritage towns. Fully supported tour. 

Holiday Type
Guided

Tour Manager
Pat and John Ashwell

Booking Status
Fully Booked


£1,165

Grade
Challenging

Austria - Lakes & Mountains

20th June 2020 (8 days)

Austria - Lakes & Mountains

Based at a 4-star hotel in the beautiful Salzkammergut region of Austria, about 22km from Salzburg. The hotel is completely geared up for active holidays. Lakes, mountains, cycle paths, a spa, swimming pool and free laundry service for your bike kit all make for a perfect week's break. Bikes are available for hire (cost not included). 

Holiday Type
Guided

Tour Manager
Lynn Bland

Booking Status
Places Available


£1,150

Grade
Challenging

Isle of Man

11th July 2020 (7 days)

Isle of Man is fully booked Isle of Man

An unspoilt coastline, remote hills, valleys and moorland as well as quiet roads make this an ideal cycling destination. Explore the wide variety of scenery on rides of 40 to 53 miles per day to all parts of the island. One rest day. Based in a comfortable 3-star family run hotel on the promenade in Douglas. Ferry Liverpool/Douglas.

Holiday Type
Guided

Tour Manager
Michael Stainer

Booking Status
Fully Booked


£495

Grade
Challenging

Montenegro

28th August 2020 (12 days)

Montenegro

Montenegro is one of Europe’s newest countries and, although small, it packs in a large variety of scenery. The route visits all of the country's highlights including Kotor Bay, Lake Skadar, the Tara Canyon, Durmitor National Park, LovĨen National Park and the Piva River Canyon. There are several demanding ascents and long descents. The tour starts and ends in Shkodër, Northern Albania. Fly London Gatwick/Tirana.

Holiday Type
Guided

Tour Manager
Michael Stainer

Booking Status
Places Available


£1,415

Grade
Challenging

Land's End to John O'Groats

4th September 2020 (20 days)

Land's End to John O'Groats

Cycle supported from the bottom to the top of Great Britain. This very scenic tour uses mostly good quality hotels. With a longest day of 82 miles and many hills it is designed for the more experienced road cyclist.

Holiday Type
Guided

Tour Manager
Chris Ellison

Booking Status
Places Available


£2,250

Grade
Challenging

Scotland - NE & Cairngorms

5th September 2020 (9 days)

Scotland - NE & Cairngorms

Start and finish in Dundee. Cycle through Scotland's often overlooked northeast. Spectacular scenery, verdant countryside, quiet roads, a visit to Findhorn Ecovillage plus unforgettable climbs into the Cairngorm ski areas. See distilleries, possibly red squirrels, very small towns and the north sea coast. Hotel, guesthouse and hostel accommodation.

Holiday Type
Guided

Tour Manager
Gary Cummins

Booking Status
Places Available


£570

Grade
Challenging

Spain - El Comtat (Self-guided)

5th September 2020 (8 days)

Spain - El Comtat (Self-guided)

Centre-based holiday staying in the County Town of Cocentaina in the Sierra Mariola. Cycle deep into the Sierra Aitana, journeying 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.

Holiday Type
Guided

Tour Manager
Marjorie South

Booking Status
Places Available


£450

Grade
Challenging

Albania - Accursed Mountains (with flight)

11th September 2020 (15 days)

Albania - Accursed Mountains (with flight)

In 2014 the New York Times rated Albania 4th among 50 recommended destinations and in 2011 Lonely Planet ranked it number 1. Visit Albania as it emerges from its political constraints. Stunning mountains, lakes and World Heritage towns. Suitable for fit cyclists able to cycle up to 90km. Fly London Gatwick/Tirana.

Please contact the Tour Manager before booking

Holiday Type
Guided

Tour Manager
Pat and John Ashwell

Booking Status
Places Available


£1,660

Grade
Challenging

Albania - Accursed Mountains (land only)

11th September 2020 (15 days)

Albania - Accursed Mountains (land only)

In 2014 the New York Times rated Albania 4th among 50 recommended destinations and in 2011 Lonely Planet ranked it number 1. Visit Albania as it emerges from its political constraints. Stunning mountains, lakes and World Heritage towns. Suitable for fit cyclists able to cycle up to 90km.

Please contact the Tour Manager before booking

Holiday Type
Guided

Tour Manager
Pat and John Ashwell

Booking Status
Places Available


£1,250

Grade
Challenging

Spain - El Comtat (Self-guided)

12th September 2020 (8 days)

Spain - El Comtat (Self-guided)

Centre-based holiday staying in the County Town of Cocentaina in the Sierra Mariola. Cycle deep into the Sierra Aitana, journeying 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.

Holiday Type
Guided

Tour Manager
Marjorie South

Booking Status
Places Available


£450

Grade
Challenging