Cycling Holidays to Europe

Get active with your next European getaway and book a cycling holiday to Germany, France, or Holland. Our partner and cycling tour experts, Saddle Skedaddle​, has a host of itineraries, with routes to suit all abilities. Perfect for couples and active families, the routes have been specially created by their expert team, so you’ll see each region’s most beautiful towns, villages and natural landscapes.

Accommodation is included in your package and your luggage will be transported to the next hotel so it’s totally taken care of for you. And with plotted maps and directions for you to follow, it makes a cycling holiday easier than ever.​​​​

  • Take your car or go by bike
  • Drive or cycle to the start of the tour or use public transport
  • Can hire bikes from Saddle Skedaddle
  • 4 routes from the UK to Europe: Newcastle-Amsterdam, Dover-Calais or Dunkirk or our Newhaven-Dieppe
Tour routes

Tour routes

We have selected our favourite 5 Saddle Skedaddle tours for you to consider. You can read more about each one below.

There are many more tours to choose from, simply go to the Saddle Skedaddle website​ to find out more.

Loire, France

Loire, France

This self-guided holiday starts and ends in Tours, taking you on a journey through the stunning castles and landscapes of the Loire Valley. It’s an 8 day adventure that will give you all of the best bits of this magnificent region.

Burgundy, France

Burgundy, France

Follow the canals and waterways of the beautiful Burgundy region. You’ll visit medieval towns and outstanding landscapes on this gentle cycling holiday. 

It’s mostly flat terrain which makes it ideal for beginners.

Windmills and beaches, Holland

Windmills and beaches, Holland

An easy cycling holiday, discover Holland in true Dutch style: on your bike. Your journey begins and ends in Amsterdam and you spend your nights in a comfortable barge on Holland’s famous waterways, with all meals included. You’ll also visit forests, beaches and quaint towns en route.

Green Heart, Holland

Green Heart, Holland

With a tour guide you’ll explore the heart of Holland, including the historic windmills of Kinderdijk. 

There will also be time for you to cycle through the 16th century towns of Haarlem, Leiden and more. All of your meals are included, too, on this bike and barge holiday.

Moselle Valley, Germany

Moselle Valley, Germany

Through the tranquil Moselle Valley, take yourself on a journey round meandering riverside paths as the magnificent German landscape opens up around you. As well as discovering rural Germany, your self-guided holiday will also take you to the medieval town of Koblenz.​

Distances are approximate and subject to change.

​​Prices are subject to availability and offers may be withdrawn at any time. Credit card & telephone booking fees apply. Terms & Conditions​ apply.

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