Family cycling holidays are a perfect way to explore the countryside together while keeping active. Although many of our tours are suitable for families we have selected tours which use quiet roads with low traffic and cycle paths. The daily distances are not too long and the terrain is gentle with opportunities for interesting breaks along the way. Children’s cycles, tag-a-longs, trailers and child seats are available.
For Scotland we would be happy to advise on special itineraries for families with more cycling experience. Just let us know your requirements and we will design your tour.
This popular tour explores the contrasting character of the beautiful scenery which separates the Highlands and Lowlands. You travel from the riverside city of Perth, past the rugged Grampian Mountains to reach a world of hills and glens heralded by Lochs Venacher, Achray and Katrine. From Lochearnhead you will enjoy the superb views of lochs and mountains in the Trossachs 'The Highlands in Miniature'.
An exciting journey through some of Scotland's finest scenery from the remote glens of Highland Perthshire to the beautiful Trossachs Region often described as "The Highlands in Miniature" The scenic route winds its way along the shores of beautiful rivers and lochs in the shadow of majestic mountains.
Towering mountain peaks, shimmering lochs and romantic glens mark this route.There are forest walks and nature trails, castles and other ancient monuments. Visit charming historic towns such as Dunkeld, picturesque Highland villages such as Fortingall and the peaceful lochside towns of Kenmore and Killin.
A slightly shorter trip than the Orkney Heritage tour but this itinerary still provides an opportunity to visit Orkney's main historical sites together with a visit St Magnus Cathedral to the island of Hoy and its spectacular rock stack, "The Old Man of Hoy". Visit the chambered tomb, Maes Howe, the Ring of Brodgar and the Standing Stones of Stenness
The perfect relaxing holiday along the Danube. Exercise during the day on your cycle and relax in the evening at your carefully selected comfortable hotel with spa area.
This is still the most popular river cycle route along any river in Europe. Explore numerous historical sites and cultural treasures along the Danube on a well established cycling path.
Hungary's Great Plain is an enormous prairie stretching hundreds of miles east of Budapest. Known as the Puszta - meaning "deserted", the sunshine and dry continental air provide an ideal climate for this bike tour on the Eastern Plain. In a region rich in thermal and healing spas, each night of the bike voyage provides an opportunity to refresh, relax and regenerate.
Follow the cycle path along the banks of the River Danube and enjoy the easy flat terrain which makes this 350km trip enjoyable for all ages and abilities. As the river winds its way through the valley you will enjoy the beautiful scenery, visit cathedrals and monasteries and pause to relax with the coffee and cake for which Austria is famous.
Historic towns, picturesque villages, a rural environment abounding with water, dunes and beaches: those are the typical ingredients of the Southern tour. And let’s not forget the eighteen breathtaking mills in Kinderdijk.