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Exploring by bicycle is a wonderful thing and our cycling experts have tailor-made experiences that allow you to get right to the heart of a destination, with the freedom to stop, explore and relax whenever you choose to. We’ve broken down four of our favourite tours by the incredible destinations you’ll discover, places you’ll explore and where you’ll love relaxing.
This Bike and Boat tour will have you cruising down the famous Danube river and exploring several regions on two wheels.
As you cruise along the winding Danube river you will pass through three different countries, Germany, Austria and Slovakia, discovering the exceptional cities within them.
You will have many opportunities to stop and explore the fantastic regions you are in. Take to the streets of Vienna on your bicycle and tour around the Austrian capital or explore Bratislava and its hidden alleyways.
Once you’ve seen the famous attractions of the cities you’ve explored, there is always plenty of time to relax in a beautiful classic Viennese café or simply on the deck of your boat.
Starting in the elegant city of Vicenza, this road cycling tour will require some serious pedalling power as you take up a grand tour of the Veneto region of Italy.
As the miles tick over you will soak up the majesty of the Veneto region; from the splendid scenery of the Prosecco hills and the breathtaking views from the summit of Monte Grappa to the artistic floating city of Venice.
Vicenza is a centre for art and industry and home to many professional cyclists; explore the famous Palladian Villas such as the iconic Villa La Rotonda, or, meander around Venice’s characterful canals on a relaxing gondola ride.
There will be plenty of time to rest your tired legs with a glass of prosecco. On your travels, you will pass by the delightful town of Abano Terme a renowned commune known for its hot springs and spas.
This wonderful leisurely cycling tour will give you the best of the culture, wine and scenery of the beautiful region of Bordeaux.
Tour around the 6th largest city in France; brimming with rich history and beautiful architecture; and cycle to the famous Arcachon Bay where you can find the magnificent Dune du Pilat.
As you cycle around the metropolis you can visit plenty of the incredible historical monuments of Bordeaux, only the capital city of Paris can boast to have more. You can also opt to explore the nearby Medoc vineyards and the world-famous estates of Margaux.
Meander around the charming resort town of Arcachon with its Californian feel. Sit by the beach and soak up the sun or treat yourself to fresh local oysters by the bay.
Take to the saddle of a trusty E-Bike and cycle through lovely Tuscan hills and mountains, taking in iconic sights and tasting world-class wines along the enticing Chianti wine territory.
Drop into the wonderous Val d’Orcia, one of Tuscany’s many UNESCO World Heritage sites, with its beautiful rolling hills and fantastic hilltop villages.
Delve into the best of the Chianti wine district; stop by marvellous medieval towns such as Radda and Greve where you can sample the best of the best DOCG Chianti wines. Pedal into the Brunello region to find the original and famous Brunello Super Tuscan wines.
There are many opportunities to rest in an authentic Italian café or enjoy a wood-fired pizza paired with a local wine; all whilst enjoying some of the goose-bump inducing sights that Tuscany has to offer.
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