Packages

CLASSIC ALPINE CLIMBS

THE PROVENCE EXPERIENCE

AUSTRIAN ALPINE BIKING

ITALIAN ADRIATIC COAST

ITALIAN DOLOMITES POINT-TO-POINT

 

"CLASSIC ALPINE CLIMBS”

Ride some of the most iconic climbs in France

Tour dates: 

25th - 29th May 2016
22nd - 26th June 2016
17th - 20th August 2016
21st - 25th September 2016
28th Sept - 2nd Oct 2016

Experience several of the iconic cols of the French Alps, as well as the mythical climb to Alpe d’Huez. This is a challenging 5 day trip, especially designed for those enthusiasts looking to get some early season miles in their legs.

YOUR TOUR HIGHLIGHTS:

  • Witness iconic views whilst riding legendary alpine routes
  • Discover the stunning landscapes and routes of the southern Alps 
  • Conquer the mythical climb up the 21 switchbacks to Alpe d’Huez
  • Experience glorious mountain passes, such as the famous ‘Croix de la Fer’
  • Enjoy your own support vehicle and local guide throughout your trip

Get more information here


GUIDE PRICE: £609pp 

For a full itinerary please call Tufted Duck Cycling on 0330 102 8001 or email ride@tuftedduckcycling.co.uk Quote: 'The classic Alpine experience'

 

 

"THE PROVENCE EXPERIENCE”

Explore the finer side of cycling

Experience the majestic Provence region, as well as the ‘Giant of Provence’, Mt Ventoux. This is a 5 day trip, especially designed for those looking for some of the finer things in life. Cycle through the rolling hills, and lavender fields located in the South of France, whilst taking in the small hilltop villages, and stunning scenery of the region. Challenge yourself by climbing up the Tour de France famed mountain of Mt Ventoux, which has 3 different approaches to conquer. Enjoy lunches at fine local restaurants, visit local wineries including the famed Châteauneuf-du-Pape, as well as local food and antique markets.

TOUR HIGHLIGHTS INCLUDE;

  • Witness stunning scenery and the laid back Provence lifestyle
  • Discover the rolling hills, and lavender field landscapes around the region
  • Conquer the mythical ‘Giant of Provence’ Mt Ventoux 3 different ways
  • Experience fine food and wine within the region
  • A stop-off at the famed Châteauneuf-du-Pape
  • Accommodation on a bed & breakfast basis (option to upgrade to half board available)
  • Ride routes supplied for your trip

Get more information here


GUIDE PRICE: £759pp 

For a full itinerary please call Tufted Duck Cycling on 0330 102 8001 or email ride@tuftedduckcycling.co.uk Quote: 'The Provence Experience'

 

 

"AUSTRIAN ALPINE BIKING”

Explore the off-road side of cycling (7 night holidays)

24th - 31st July 2016
31st July - 7th August 2016
7th - 14th August 2016
21st - 28th August 2016
4th - 11th September 2016

The Arlberg is well-known as a world-class ski area and is finally being discovered as a high-class mountain bike destination. With plenty of easy routes, there is a large selection of long and technically challenging biking routes throughout the area. Bike lift shuttles and Bike Parks are not a part of this world so you will be riding up and down through a variety of single-track trails. Discover some of the most majestic views: explore wild mountain rivers, waterfalls, and stunning scenery all from on the mountain trails. 

TOUR HIGHLIGHTS INCLUDE;

  • Witness some of the most stunning mountain scenery
  • Discover a diverse range of levels for single track riding around the region
  • More than biking: Lech’s active inclusive card is included in the price; offering you access to the swimming pool, tennis courts, mountain lifts, as well as the local bus service
  • Enjoy 7 nights accommodation on a bed & breakfast basis, with 4 dinners included
  • Ride guide & mechanical support throughout your trip

Get more information here

GUIDE PRICE: £479pp

For a full itinerary please call Tufted Duck Cycling on 0330 102 8001 or email ride@tuftedduckcycling.co.uk Quote: 'Austrian Alpine Biking'

 

 

"THE ITALIAN ADRIATIC - COAST TO MOUNTAINS”

5 single-day cycling itineraries exploring some of the finest routes in Italy.

Any Saturday departure until 1st October 2016

Staying in the Adriatic coastal town of Riccione, Italy, you have the option of two hotels to use as your base for the week. On five mornings you’ll embark on a different route, exploring a variety of terrains based on your chosen fitness level. There are four levels to choose from, ranging from a ‘sightseeing’ approach to something for more serious climbers looking to get lots of miles in their legs!
Both hotels are on a ‘super half board’ basis which includes buffet breakfast, lunch, post-ride lunch and a buffet dinner each day. 

TOUR HIGHLIGHTS INCLUDE;

  • Sixteenth-century villages and fields swathed in olive groves
  • Medieval fortresses and scenic gorges
  • Oceanside accommodation
  • Variety of cycling terrain from beach cruising to challenging climbs used in the Giro d’Italia
  • Themed evenings and unique dining experiences
  • Fully equipped cycle hotels

Get more information here

GUIDE PRICE: £729pp

For a full itinerary please call Tufted Duck Cycling on 0330 102 8001 or email ride@tuftedduckcycling.co.uk Quote: 'Italian Adriatic'

 

 

DOLOMITES TOURS
“The Best of the South Tirol” & “Climbs of the Giro”

Point-to-Point Italian Cycling Adventures

17th – 24th September 2016

A multi-day, multi-venue cycling tour in the Italian Dolomites, encompassing some of the most famous climbs of the Giro d’Italia. Starting in Alta Badia, cycle the Sella Ronda circuit on day one, before heading to Bolzano then Glorenza and over the famous Stelvio pass to Bormio. The final day features stages of the Giro before a final evening in a restaurant in Bormio featuring excellent local food. A truly memorable tour. 

TOUR HIGHLIGHTS INCLUDE;

  • Cycle through the breath-taking Dolomite mountains, enjoying famous ascents from the Giro D’Italia, and the stunning scenery of jagged peaks and breathtaking valleys
  • Ride the famous Sella Ronda over the Pordoi, Sella, Gardena and Valparola passes
  • Conquer the Passo STELVIO - 48 switchbacks and almost 6,000ft elevation gain.
  • Experience the local cultures of Italian, German, and Ladin – with their many traditions
  • See a variety of landscapes, from eroded glacial moraines to walls that in prehistoric ages were below the sea level, as well as the highest mountain in the Dolomites

Get more information here

GUIDE PRICE: £1379pp

For a full itinerary please call Tufted Duck Cycling on 0330 102 8001 or email ride@tuftedduckcycling.co.uk Quote: 'Dolomites Tours'