Calling all thrill seekers: Top 5 adventure-filled cycling holidays

Written by Jonathan B on 28th October, 2018

From epic downhills to off-road mountain biking, you’ll never be short of entertainment on a cycling holiday. Find out where you need to travel to experience the ultimate adventure-filled cycling holidays yourself.

Italy – Cycling Holiday in Lake Garda

Lake Garda, one of our hottest new locations, is the perfect destination for those seeking an action packed cycling holiday. Choose between a road or mountain bike and explore the magnificent mountains that tower over the pristine lake. Off the bike, spend time on the lake enjoying the exciting water sports on offer including paddle boarding, sailing and kayaking.

Cyclist ride along the coastline of Lake Garda New Zealand – Great West Coast Road Cycling

The south Island of New Zealand is home to some of the most spectacular cycling routes you will ever encounter. Ride from north to south through the famous glacier country, along the scenic Haast Pass and into Queenstown, the renowned adventure capital of the world. Cycling through New Zealand tops any other form of transport as you become fully immersed in some of the most breathtaking natural landscapes in the world.

Cyclist rides through New Zealand topsSportives – The Ultimate Cycling Challenge

If you’re searching for a testing but memorable cycling adventure then you’ll want to take on one of of the prestigious European Sportives. From the Maratona dles Dolomites in Italy to the Etape du Tour in France, join thousands of other cyclists and ride along Europe’s most celebrated cycling routes. Taking place in the summer of 2019, now is the time to secure your place on the starting line of these famous events.

Cyclists ride the Etape du Tour in FranceCroatia – Cycling from Split to Dubrovnik

As you cycle down the west coast of Croatia, not only will you be treated to stunning views across the Adriatic, you will hop over to some of the country’s 1200 islands. Each island will provide you with a new, unique adventure. Discover the secluded coves on the islands of Hvar and Korcula and visit the Roman ruins on the island of Brac before continuing your journey to the city of Dubrovnik, famous for its 16th Century Old Town.

View of DubrovnikSoutheast Asia – Saigon to Bangkok Cycling Holiday

If you’re thinking about travelling to Asia then cycling is certainly the best way to get around. Spend two weeks riding between UNESCO World Heritage Sites and traditional villages, all whilst taking in the unique and extraordinary natural surroundings that make up Southeast Asia. The depth of cultural history that you’ll observe on two wheels will provide you with an unforgettable experience. You’ll enjoy a perfect mix of exploration and relaxation as there’s always time to unwind on the golden beaches that feature throughout the holiday.

Woman rides in Asia