A fantastic choice of guided and self-guided cycling holidays in Europe for you to choose from, with something to suit all abilities and preferences. Popular leisure and family cycling locations include France, Spain and Portugal. For the road cyclist the Pyrenees and the Alps never fail to impress and for those who prefer mountain biking the trails of Italy and Spain offer up impressive riding. Or, for those with little ones in tow, popular trips include our holidays in the Azores, Austria and Sardinia.
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This is a beautiful, self-guided cycling holiday in France - a country that is synonymous with idyllic cycling along quiet country lanes and backroads. You'll be riding through unspoilt, spacious countryside where cyclists are welcome and where the pleasures of the palate are daily rewarded. Brittany is famous for its rich cultu... .. Read More
This self-guided, circular cycling holiday in France starts and finishes in Tours and meanders through the Cher, Indre and Loire valleys taking in an array of the many castles, manor houses and dreamy residences including Azay-le-Rideau, Chenonceaux, Blois and Chambord. The Loire Valley is quintessential romantic France. The... .. Read More
This gentle, self-guided cycling holiday in France allows you to experience the delights of "Old France". During this leisurely cycling tour through Burgundy you will bike through two of the region's most picturesque and romantic waterways. The first part of your journey takes you through classic French rolling landscapes, s... .. Read More
A beautiful, self-guided cycling holiday in France; one of the most spectacular and fascinating parts of France, the Dordogne, which is the capital of prehistory' with many of the best examples of cave art and early settlement. Along the way you will discover great castles, fortified towns, and lovely villages. Your circular... .. Read More
This lovely self-guided cycling holiday in France combines the beautiful Provence landscapes with historical towns and cities and has a distinctly Roman feel to it. Your cycling takes you from the town of Orange through St Laurent, past the famous aqueduct, Pont de Gard to Frigolet and to Avignon. Plenty of time to savour w... .. Read More
A lovely cycling holiday in Italy, alternating between gentle coastal roads, vast plains, steep climbs and thrilling descents. This is a challenging ride deep into the heart of Sardinia, requiring a reasonable level of fitness. With detailed route notes, maps, luggage transfers and your accommodation booked, you can set off at y... .. Read More
Sardinia's south-west corner is a picture book of natural wealth. This cycling holiday in Italy will take you through expanses of vineyards and olive groves, oak wooded valleys with unique archaeological remains, high rugged cliffs dotted with Spanish watchtowers, splendid beaches and secluded coves with a background beauty of o... .. Read More
Take a spellbinding journey across the Italian island of Sardinia on this holiday which traverses from West to East and end at the beautiful Cala Gonone.
A lovely place to place self guided mountain bike holiday in Italy, that alternates between dirt tracks and quiet asphalt roads, steep climbs and thrilling descents. This is a journey deep into the heart of Sardinia, requiring a reasonable level of fitness rather than technical ability. Starting near Montevecchio, at the agr... .. Read More
Sun? Si. World-famous riding? Si. Tasty post-ride snacks? Si, por favor! Move over France, there’s a new road cycling kid in town… Spain. With the Vuelta drawing to a close we caught up with team road to find out their top trips departing over the next few months: 1. BEST FOR: A rural Andalucían retreat with plenty of ...
Last Updated: 14/09/2016
With her tandem in tow Skedaddler Jill Buzzard headed to Italy earlier this year to take on our 1,000 mile challenge, the epic Italian Grand Traverse. Here’s how she got on… Prelude “A tandem” said our guide. “Well … we shall see”, and he looked at the Skedaddle van to check the roof rack was ...
Last Updated: 06/09/2016
Navigating new destinations on two wheels is THE ultimate bonding experience for you and your travel companion and what better way to kick off the new season? For those in search of flexibility, a sense of achievement and most importantly plenty of fun, check out our top 3 self-guided cycling holidays this autumn, as recommended by team leisure: Best ...
Last Updated: 05/09/2016
We’re passionate about pedalling and it seems like lots of you are too! Here’s what happened when we asked our Skedaddlers to send us their favourite cycling destinations across the globe… With over 30 cycling destinations in our range (and counting!!) we’ve visited lots of amazing countries over the years and enjoyed plenty of inspiring ...
Last Updated: 30/08/2016