Holidays
16 listed, in date order. Click on any title for further information.

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  India, South Kerala & Tamil Nadu          2   
3 places available including one for a male to share with another male
22nd February 2018 (Thu) - 11th March 2018 : 18 days£2750
Moderate ATOL   
Moving-on, Rest days  :  Air  :  Hotel  :  Half board  :  Full vehicle support
A tropical paradise. Warmth and sunshine, palm fringed beaches, tea, coffee and spice plantations, friendly people and superb South Indian cuisine. Witness sunset from Cape Cormorin. Cruise the fabulous inland waterways on converted rice barges. Visit Cochinís antique and spice warehouses. Fly London Heathrow or Manchester to Trivandrum, returning from Cochin.
Leader: Colin WardRef: 1775
 
  Spain, Canary Island Hopping          2+ 
Place for a female to share with another female
8th March 2018 (Thu) - 18th March 2018 : 11 days£790
Moderate + ABTOT   
Multi-centre  :  Land-only  :  Hotel  :  Half board  :  Carry own luggage
Explore two contrasting Canary Islands (Lanzarote and Fuerteventura), with an optional trip to a third (Isla Graciosa). Marvel at varied volcanic landscapes with craters, conical peaks and barren lava fields, rugged coasts, sandy beaches and distinctive vineyards. 4 days unladen, 5 moving-on, staying mostly in small/medium hotels. 40-80kmpd.
Leader: Tony GoreRef: 1769
 
  Etape du Dales          3   
2 places available
20th April 2018 (Fri) - 23rd April 2018 : 4 days£180
Enthusiast ABTOT   
Centre-based  :  Hostel  :  Some meals
Staying at Hawes Youth Hostel in Wensleydale. Cycling the route of the classic Etape du Dales cyclosportive, a hilly 175 kilometres with 3500 metres of climbing over 2 days. Challenging rides rewarded with stunning scenery and great cafes.
Leader: Lynn BlandRef: 1803
 
  Scotland, NW & Bealach na Ba          3   
5 places available. Please contact the leader by email only until further notice
10th May 2018 (Thu) - 19th May 2018 : 10 days£960
Enthusiast ABTOT   
Moving-on  :  Ferry  :  Hotel  :  Some meals  :  Luggage transfer
Cycling via Tobermory on Mull, Ardnamurchan and Skye, then on over the Bealach na Ba to Applecross. Travel through remote areas, much of it on single track roads. Fantastic views of Mull and Skye. Continue via Gairloch and Ullapool before following a northerly coast to coast route to Inverness.
Leader: Martin JamiesonRef: 1809
 
  Scotland, Angus Glens & Coast          2   
Place for a female to share with another female
13th May 2018 (Sun) - 20th May 2018 : 8 days£585
Moderate ABTOT   
Centre-based  :  Hotel  :  Half Board
Angus county is a great area for cycling with its wealth of quiet roads, varied scenery from its many glens below the Grampian foothills to the coastal towns such as Montrose and Arbroath. Counties of Perth, Aberdeen, Fife, and Dundee are also within reach from the central base of Forfar.
Leader: Pat & Ron HarrowRef: 1812
 
  Scotland, NE & Cairngorms          3   
Place for a female
19th May 2018 (Sat) - 27th May 2018 : 9 days£450
Enthusiast ABTOT   
Moving-on, Rest days  :  Hostel  :  Self catering  :  Carry own luggage
Start/finish Dundee. Cycle through Scotland's often overlooked north-east. Spectacular scenery, verdant countryside, quiet roads, a visit to Findhorn Ecovillage plus unforgettable climbs into the Cairngorm ski areas. See distilleries, red squirrels, very small towns and the north sea coast. Hotel, SYHA and private hostel accommodation.
Leader: Gary CumminsRef: 1818
 
  France, Rhone Alps & Jura          2   
1 place available for the first two weeks. Four week option is fully booked.
26th May 2018 (Sat) - 24th June 2018 : 30 days£570
Moderate ABTOT   
Multi-centre  :  Coach  :  Camping  :  Self catering  :  Carry own luggage
PLEASE NOTE: THE OUTWARD DATE IS ONE DAY LATER THAN THE DATE IN THE DECEMBER CYCLE. Two or four weeks cycle camping tour. Cycle north from Valence through the Rhone Alps (first two weeks) then into the Jura (second two weeks). Mixed terrain, hilly but not too steep. 3 nights at most campsites enables unladen loop rides. 55-70kmpd. Moderately fit cyclists carrying own gear. Bike Bus.
Leader: Pat & Mike StraussRef: 1822
 
  India, Zanskar          3+   A  
This tour will not be going ahead
26th July 2018 (Thu) - 12th August 2018 : 18 days£
Enthusiast + / Adventurous ATOL   
Moving-on  :  Air  :  Camping  :  Full board  :  Full vehicle support
Leader: John & Pat AshwellRef: 1839
 
  USA, Seattle to Vancouver          2+ 
Coming soon tour. Please note that all places are now reserved.
26th August 2018 (Sun) - 14th September 2018 : 20 days£2990
Moderate + ATOL   
Moving-on  :  Air  :  Guesthouse  :  B&B  :  Carry own luggage
Explore Washington State's glorious North Westerly corner. Explore Seattle, train to Vancouver then ferry to Vancouver Island to explore this and the neighbouring San Juan Islands. Onto the Olympic Peninsular to circumnavigate finishing back in Seattle. Orcas, sea views and fabulous scenery. 55mpd average. Varied mix of accommodation. Fly London Heathrow/Seattle
Leader: Neil WheadonRef: 1845
 
  USA, Oregon          3   
4 places available
2nd September 2018 (Sun) - 24th September 2018 : 23 days£3300
Enthusiast ATOL   
Moving-on, Rest days  :  Air  :  Hotel  :  B&B  :  Carry own luggage
Cycle part of America's iconic coastal highway through one of its prettier States, returning inland and back to Portland. Renowned as America's most bike friendly State, Oregon has a lot to offer. 40-68mpd (55mpd average) with 3 rest days. Varied mix of accommodation. Fly London Heathrow or Manchester to Portland.
Leader: Richard DugdaleRef: 1849
 
  France, Provence          2   
Places for a male to share and a female to share
7th September 2018 (Fri) - 16th September 2018 : 10 days£985
Moderate ABTOT   
Multi-centre  :  Coach  :  Hotel  :  Half board  :  Carry own luggage
Based at a welcoming rural hotel in the Vaucluse. Excellent home cooking, quiet lanes, Mediterranean climate, flora and fauna, medieval villages, beautiful limestone scenery. 9 days cycling, choice of 15 routes from 32-131km, optional ascents of Mont Ventoux and la Lure.
Leader: Sheila SimpsonRef: 1851
 
  Spain, Andalucia White Villages          2   
Place for a male to share with another male
22nd September 2018 (Sat) - 30th September 2018 : 9 days£550
Moderate ABTOT   
Moving-on, Rest days  :  Land-only  :  Hotel  :  Some meals  :  Luggage transfer
A new tour exploring the white villages of Andalucia. Utilising via verde greenways and quiet country roads we journey through hilltop villages known as Pueblos Blancos, white washed in the Moorish tradition. This is real Spain at its best. All breakfasts and 4 evening meals included.
Leader: Julie & Nicholas HodgettsRef: 1859
 
  India, Rajasthan          2   
Several places available plus one for a female to share with another female
11th November 2018 (Sun) - 26th November 2018 : 16 days£ 2625
Moderate ATOL   
Moving-on, Rest days  :  Air  :  Hotel  :  Half board  :  Full vehicle support
PLEASE NOTE: THE START/FINISH DATES ARE SLIGHTLY DIFFERENT TO THOSE IN THE DECEMBER CYCLE. A very special itinerary which includes the Pushkar Mela. This dazzling annual event attracts a great concentration of tribes people. Camels and cattle are traded and gorgeously attired women parade and dance. Visit Jaipur, Jodhpur and Udaipur. Accommodation in heritage hotels, converted forts and palaces. Fly London Heathrow/Delhi.
Leader: John & Pat AshwellRef: 1865
 
  Thailand/Cambodia/Vietnam, Bangkok to Saigon          2   
Coming soon tour. Please note that all places are now reserved.
19th January 2019 (Sat) - 6th February 2019 : 19 days£2700
Moderate ATOL   
Moving-on  :  Air  :  Hotel  :  Breakfast  :  Full vehicle support
Explore three countries in two weeks of fascinating cycling. From Thailand's capital through Cambodia's major sites and finishing in Vietnam. River culture, iconic temples and fascinating culture on this multifaceted trip. Local guides. 65kmpd average. Fly London Heathrow/Bangkok/Saigon.
Leader: Neil WheadonRef: 1869
 
  Costa Rica          2   
Coming soon tour. Please note that all places are now reserved.
26th January 2019 (Sat) - 10th February 2019 : 16 days£2950
Moderate ATOL   
Moving-on  :  Air  :  Hotel  :  Half board  :  Full vehicle support
Nature lovers look no further! This tropical jewel teems with wildlife and natural wonders from cloud forests to volcanoes, jungle and pristine Pacific beaches. Cosy guesthouse and hotel accommodation. Mostly tarmac roads and easy tracks. Includes ferries, a boat trip and transfers. Fly London Gatwick/San Jose.
Leader: Mike DiederichRef: 1871
 
  Morocco          2   
Coming soon tour. Please note that all places are now reserved.
21st February 2019 (Thu) - 7th March 2019 : 15 days£1200
Moderate ATOL   
Moving-on, Rest days  :  Land Only  :  Hotel  :  Half Board  :  Full vehicle support
From Agadir cross a plain to the Anti-Atlas mountains where a series of well-graded roads reach to the edge of the Sahara, then follow the coastline northwards. Highlights include tagines, mint tea, ochre coloured buildings, a 1920s art deco town, wetland bird reserve, sandy beaches and the arches of Legzira.
Leader: Neil WheadonRef: 1874
 

 
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