Avid cyclists know that something magical happens when exploring a new place on a bike, with nothing between you and the breathtaking landscape, moving on the power of your own pedaling. Instead of feeling like an interlude between landmarks, the journey becomes part of the adventure, and the satisfaction of reaching a new destination becomes almost as exciting as the destination itself.
As the experts in cycling adventures in Europe, we’re always on the lookout for new opportunities to help you create unforgettable memories on two wheels. From the sun-kissed landscapes of Italy to the cultural wonders of France, our recently launched trips offer something for everyone. Tighten your helmet, feel the wind on your face, and join us on these exhilarating expeditions through Europe’s most awe-inspiring landscapes. Unforgettable experiences await!
Cycle Spain’s Catalan Coast
The Catalan coast is considered by cyclists to be one of the very best destinations to visit. There are endless opportunities to pedal between incredible medieval towns, discovering one of the most beautiful regions in Spain, filled with gothic architecture, fields of golden sunflowers, and picturesque landscapes.
Begin our Cycling Girona and the Catalan Coast in the captivating city of Barcelona, getting a taste of this iconic Spanish city and it’s unique architecture before embarking on an adventure along The Carrilet. This car-free path follows an out-of-use railway from Garrotxa National Park to the culture-soaked medieval town of Girona and the Mediterranean Sea town of Saint Feliu de Guixols. Beyond the trail, this seven-day trip includes opportunities to try Catalan cuisine including local paella and butifarra, wander the colorful markets of Palafrugell, soak in the sun on the unspoiled sandy beach of Castell, sip wine at a gorgeous winery, and even explore the town where Salvador Dalí bought a castle for his wife, Gala.
Pedal Portugal’s Pristine Landscapes
With lush scenery, dramatic cliffs, and expansive ocean views, Portugal’s southerly Alentejo and Algarve coastlines are a cyclist’s dream. On top of picture-perfect scenery, it also gives travelers the opportunity to be immersed in the local culture and customs in traditional coastal villages where you can indulge in the best of the region’s cuisine.
Starting in the enchanting capital city, our eight-day Lisbon to Algarve Ride includes stops at golden-sand beaches, archaeological sites, natural reserves, and even distilleries. Cycling along the peninsula with the Atlantic Ocean by your side, you’ll pass vast dunes, pine forests, charming beach towns, and a 10th-century Moorish castle. With each pedal, uncover more hidden gems of the Algarve region, before arriving finally in Sagres. A laid-back town with an end-of-the-world-feel, Sagres is home to the southwestern-most point in Europe, the last piece of home that Portuguese sailors would see as they sailed into the unknown – a fitting end to your adventure.
Indulge in Italy’s Varied Landscapes
Experience the enchanting beauty of Italy and fully immerse yourself in the rich history and culinary delights of this magnificent country, on an exhilarating coast-to-coast cycling adventure filled with everchanging landscapes, culture, and flavors.
Our Italy Coast to Coast by E-bike: Puglia to Sorrento lets you hop on an e-bike and pedal your way from the picturesque region of Puglia to the breathtaking Amalfi Coast – or let the e-bike do the hard work for you and enjoy the atmosphere. Starting from the coastal city of Monopoli, take quiet routes through the mountainous Basilicata and Campania regions before cycling one of the most spectacular roads in the world through Amalfi to Sorrento. After a trip filled with breathtaking mountain views, medieval villages, and impressive archaeological sites, toast your coast-to-coast accomplishment with a drink or two at the beach and take a dip in the Bay of Naples to celebrate.
The e-bike makes this challenging, mountain-filled, seven-day ride off the beaten path of Italy easier to manage, but a good level of fitness is essential for this one-of-a-kind trip.
Discover Croatia’s Dalmatian Coast
Home to crystalline beaches, wondrous vineyards, views of Mount Saint Elijah, charming villages, and some of the best wines and olive oils in the world, the Dalmatian Coast will enchant all your senses. While exploring, you’ll experience an extraordinary blend of natural wonders, cultural treasures, and unforgettable cycling moments.
Elite gastronomy, breathtaking islands, UNESCO-listed attractions, premium accommodations, and even a sailboat tour of Ston bay, our brand-new Split, Dubrovnik, & the Dalmatian Coast by Bike tour showcases the very best the region has to offer. Start by soaking in the magical atmosphere of Split then cruise your way to some of the Adriatic’s most beautiful islands before ending the tour in Dubrovnik. On this trip you’ll enjoy the unique gastronomic experience of learning about the process of cultivating oysters while on board a sailboat. It’s a stunning once-in-a-lifetime culinary experience that’ll ensure you never forget your time in Croatia.
Meander Spain’s Mediterranean Coast
Picturesque beaches, charming coastal towns, eclectic culinary scenes, and ancient wine fortresses – embark on a captivating cycling adventure that combines the artistic charm of Barcelona with the vibrant spirit of Valencia.
Our new eight-day journey Cycling the Mediterranean Coast in Spain takes you through the heart of Spain’s eastern coast. Start by exploring Barcelona, where you’ll visit iconic landmarks, and soak up the vibrant atmosphere of this remarkable city. From there, ride through the scenic countryside of Catalonia, passing vineyards, canals, flamingo-filled lagoons, and medieval villages. Along the way, indulge in nightly dips in the Mediterranean Sea as you stay in a different seafront hotel each evening leaving you refreshed and relaxed for the next day’s ride. When you arrive in Valencia, known for its mouthwatering paella, feel the well-deserved sense of accomplishment for cycling the entire coastline.
Uncover France’s Fascinating History
A compelling combination of activity, history both old and new, and culinary delights, embark on a gentle cycling adventure through picturesque landscapes and captivating history in Brittany and Normandy. These neighboring regions offer an ideal setting for a culture and history-filled journey on two wheels.
On our seven-day Cycle Northern France: Brittany to Normandy you’ll explore the Emerald Coast and indulge in the mouthwatering seafood of the region before experiencing the wonder of Mont-Saint-Michel. A UNESCO-listed island crowned by a magnificent Benedictine abbey, it appears to float when the highest tides surround the island with seawater. Next up you’ll visit Omaha Beach and tour the American Cemetery before continuing to Longues-sur-Mer, home to an imposing German artillery battery from the Second World War, and Arromanches, where you’ll see the remains of an artificial port commissioned by Winston Churchill.
If you want to see even more of our brand-new active adventures to Europe and beyond, you can check out our full collection here.