Cycling holidays with distances and difficulties to suite all ages and abilities
Cosy accommodation on route, selected for their warmth of welcome & comfort
Start and finish on any day of the week and cycle as many days as you like
Luggage moved for you whilst you ride, you only carry your day sack
Route details inc: Wight Bike written routes, OS 25.000
Full Wight Bike back up service just in case you need some help
Rest day on route: £45 per person per night.
Discount of 5% on groups of 4 or more.
If you would like to join us on a cycling holiday on the Isle of Wight but would like to bring your own bike no problem just select the reduced price own bike option.
Self-Guided Cycling & Mountain Bike Holidays on the Isle of Wight
Our Self-Guided cycling & mountain bike holidays are for those who like to cycle independently, staying at a different place along the route each night. Starting and finish on any date of your choosing, cycle at your own pace, guided by our detailed route notes and maps, and enjoy the sense of freedom travelling through peaceful Isle of Wight landscapes. As you enjoy your holiday we transport your luggage, you travel light and in complete freedom, allowing you the time to discover the Isle of Wight's many hidden charms.
Distances are in miles. Click on headings to order by different criteria.
|Cycle Tour |
|3||4||64||Challenging||£219 per person (£269 Inc bike Hire)|
|Cycle Tour |
|4||5||67||Medium||£285 per person (£345 inc bike hire)|
|Cycle Tour |
|5||6||66||Leisurely||£369 per person (£444 inc bike hire)|
|4||5||51||Medium||£285 per person (£345 inc bikes)|
The above tours are very flexible and the distance ridden each day can be increased to match your own riding style and comfort or extra days can be added either as extra riding days or rest days to explore the Island by foot or perhaps visiting some of the Islands many attractions.
There are many rides that can be linked to the main round Island route, please let us know how many miles per day you would like to ride or how many extra days extra you would like and we would be delighted to arrange it you.
In conjunction with our partners we supply hybrid bikes that have been specifically designed for road cycling (but also cope with tracks, with care). We think they are brilliant, and a real pleasure to ride. If you prefer to use a mountain bike or tandem, please let us know when you book. They are provided with a helmet, pannier, lock, tyre levers & repair kit
Upright geometry provides greater comfort for recreational rides. The reach adjusting stem puts your hands where you want them for optimum control. Semi slick tyres & carefully selected gear ratios for enhanced traction & speed. Lightly raked suspension for improved comfort & control.
Lonely Planet rate the Isle of Wight in the top 10 cycling destinations in the World
Recently recognised by the Lonely Planet as one of the top cycling destinations in the world in its Best in Travel 2010 guide, the Isle of Wight is a long time favourite with outdoor enthusiasts. On or off-road, cyclists are spoilt for choice, with the Islands variety of landscapes ranging from quiet country lanes to sweeping valleys, chalk cliffs, downs and ancient woodland. Another good reason for leisure cyclists and intrepid Lance Armstrong-wannabees to plan a day trip or short break to the Isle of Wight is that bikes go free with Wightlink.
Some routes, like the 62-mile Round the Island ride, are decidedly challenging, but for those who want to take the Island cycle routes at their own pace, there are many routes, designed with leisure cyclists in mind. Ranging from five to eight miles in length, the rides make full use of the Island's extensive bike trails and are routed through nature reserves, past river estuaries and around Parkhurst Forest, home to the rare red squirrel.
Isle of wight cycling holidays