BIKE Adventure Challenge Events

This is our standard range of Cycling Challenges in the UK, Europe and further afield. However, we offer completely tailormade itineraries to your specification. Call us to discuss!

CountryNameDescriptionDurationFitness LevelDistancePrice
Austria Ride the Brenner Pass to Lake Garda Imagine a ride so perfect in every detail, that we almost burst when we discovered it! Starting amongst the towering giant mountains of the Inntal, Austria - in Innsbruck, we shall pedal the historic Brenner Pass - the scene of migrations, battles and crusades across the centuries, and down the sumptuous Adige Valley Cycle Trail. Finally, compressed into this awesome short break, is the crescendo - along the quiet shore of Lake Garda and into the ancient Roman City of Verona..... you'll do well to find a better ride - we'll put money on it! 3 days 330km From £439
Austria Stelvio 2 Garda Join us on this unique ride of a lifetime tackling arguably the greatest piece of mountain asphalt on Italian soil before riding onto Eden and the spectacular shores of Lake Garda – it’s no wonder this ride is also known as “The Beauty and the Beast!”. 4 days 420km From £599
Belgium Brighton To Bruges Bike Challenge Brighton to Bruges is a unique bike challenge adventure - taking 3 days in total, with one day to return home, you’ll be covering around 170 miles - just enough to blow the cobwebs away - or stretch yourself to the limit - depending upon your fitness level! This is an ideal itinerary for those embarking on a first cycling challenge - as the hills are very few and far between! 3 days 170 mi Please Call for Details
Belgium Calais Cologne Ardennes Ride Striking out from our nearest continental access point, we're heading into our lesser known neighbour - Belgium first. Passing through scenic villages, Capital Cities, and then the crossing of the Haute Fagnes National Park before dropping down into Germany for a grand finale in historic Cologne. 5 days 510km From £599
Belgium Cycle Belgium Weekender Join us on what promises to be a truly great and enjoyable weekend’s biking in Europe. Don’t miss your chance to get away from the hustle and bustle of the working week, without having to embark on a long journey! Just a short drive to Dover, before a weekend of good food, plenty of laughs and around 200km of cycling—two good days on our trusty steeds—but still with enough time for a decent meal on Saturday night and a few glasses of proper Belgian Beer. 3 days 210km From £329
Belgium Cycle Brugge to Holland Weekend This promises to be a great weekends biking on the continent and a real chance to get away from the hustle and bustle of the UK. The route takes us through the fascinating northern part of Belgium and on into Holland (with the odd coffee stop!) as we simply enjoy life on our bikes! Travelling by ferries and passing through three of our close European neighbours will give us a varied and fascinating weekend. 3 days 160km From £199
Belgium Cycle London To Brugge Try our great fun, London to Brugges bike challenge adventure - taking 3 days in total you’ll be covering around 200 miles - just enough to blow the cobwebs away - or stretch yourself to the limit - depending upon your fitness level! This is an ideal itinerary for those embarking on a first cycling challenge - as the hills are very few and far between! 3 days 320 km From £429
Belgium London Luxembourg Roubaix Challenge This year, why not try a new ride, through the heart of 'one day classics' territory. Explore Northern France, Belgium and Luxembourg, and the pavee secteurs of the incomparable, Paris Roubaix. 3 days, of riding, 1 to reach the English Channel, crossing Kent, and then 2 big days of 200km (albeit on flattish terrain) to pass through some of the beautiful countryside that creates the border between France and Belgium. 4 days 570km Please Call for Details
Belgium London to Brussels Cycle Challenge Get set for three days of cycling visiting two of Europe's most surprising and fascinating cities - London and Brussels while stopping over in between at perhaps one of the most romantic - Bruges. You’ll be covering just over 200 miles - just enough to blow the cobwebs away - or stretch yourself to the limit - depending upon your fitness level! This is an ideal itinerary for those embarking on a first cycling challenge - as the hills are very few and far between! 4 days 210mi From £599
Cambodia Bike SE Asia Trails Adventure Café and Adventure Fitness invite you to join us on an Adventure into the depths of South East Asia. 17 days 900km From £1099
China Tibet Friendship Highway Ride Ride The Dream… ride the highest, ride the wildest offroad, ride the toughest, and ride the most incredibly culturally stunning route anywhere on the planet - this is true adventure biking! 23 days 600mi Please Call for Details
Croatia Venice to Dubrovnik Bike Challenge And the ride goes on - now it's getting serious! We leave Western Europe behind, and enter Slovenia, Croatia, and a very brief foray into Bosnia. This is a full exploration of the Dalmatian Coast and promises to be another epic adventure in this series! 8 days 835km From £729
Czech Republic Czech Cycle Weekender We ride South from the centre of Prague to Tabor and it's labyrinth of medieval streets. The following day we continue our journey to our final destination of Cesky Krumlov a UNESCO World Heritage site. 2 days 215km Please Call for Details
Czech Republic Munich To Prague Bike From Bavaria to Bohemia - Take yourself on a cycling adventure like no other. This trip is all about enjoying the countryside, the people, but most of all the culture. Immerse yourself in the unmistakable Bavarian countryside before entering the rolling hills of the Czech Republic and of course the capital of Bohemia - Prague. You shall experience food and drink fit for a king while soaking up the beautiful surroundings of gothic architecture and ancient culture deep in the heart of central Europe. 4 days 280mi From £599
Czech Republic Prague to Budapest Cycle Join us as we head to the wild new frontier of Cycling! The fringe of Eastern Europe that is opening up to cycle tourism. Experience the iconic Cities of Prague, Vienna, and Budapest, linking them all on picturesque roads, touching the edge of the Austrian Alps. A great challenge with longer days in the saddle making the most of the scenery. This ride blends exploration and fantastic riding into one perfect package! 6 days 593km Please Call for Details
Czech Republic Vienna to Prague Cycle Join us as we head to the wild new frontier of Cycling! The fringe of Eastern Europe that is opening up to cycle tourism. Experience the iconic cities of Prague and Vienna, but also so much more as we ride beside the mighty Danube, and explore old world Bohemian towns and villages. This ride blends exploration and fantastic riding into one perfect package! 5 days 351km Please Call for Details
England Aberporth 2 Weybridge This epic ride from Aberporth to Weybridge is sure to challenge with 3 great days of riding across Wales and to the outskirts of London. We will traverse the Brecon Beacons, before crossing the UK's Largest River and heading towards Europe's Largest Neolithic stone circle, before continuing to traverse the North Wessex Downs before reaching our final destination of Weybridge. 3 days 365 Please Call for Details
England Coast to Coast Cycle Challenge Ride the Coast to Coast Bike Challenge on this grand bike ride through Wordsworth's own country taking in all the might and splendour of the great National Parks of Northern England. Starting by dipping your rear wheel into the Irish Sea you will cross some of the country's most beautiful countryside and National Parks before rolling our way down to the North Sea! Traverse the Lake District, the Eden Valley, and across the Pennines and Durham Dales before dropping down into Tyneside. 4 days 130 mi Please Call for Details
England Corporate Sportive Event Organiser Specialists in the field of Cycling Challenges, Adventure Café offer tours across the UK, Europe and worldwide. In addition to rides with professional cycle leaders, we also offer waymarked timed sportive events, which are ideally suited to Corporate Events. Both employees and clients alike will enjoy a well planned and executed challenge. With venues across the South of England to choose from, including venues suitable for large numbers of participants with event catering. 1 day 100km Please Call for Details
England Cycle Challenge Training Day Join Adventure Café for a day of cycling with a group of like-minded people. This trip has been devised predominantly as a test to your fitness levels for a more serious cycle ride such as the Coast to Coast or London to Paris. However, a 62 mile or 100km cycle ride – it is a challenge in itself! A day that will both tire and inspire you. 1 day 62 mi From £45
England Cycle Manchester to Bristol We are sure this unique Adventure Café event will inspire and enthuse experienced cyclists out there, as well as those who are new to the sport, but want an unforgettable challenge.
This grand 195 mile route from Manchester through the Midlands, and on down to the gateway to the West, Bristol. You may either tackle this one as an individual keen cyclist, ready for 2 big days, or you may wish to break it down into smaller legs, and ride as a relay team - the choice is yours! Cutting the edge of the peaks, passing Stratford Upon Avon and riding over the Cotswolds, this is a memorable ride indeed!
2 days 195 mi Please Call for Details
England Cycle Manchester to London Cycle from the capital of the North to the UK's capital city. Three days of cycling take us South from the industrial heartlands of Manchester to buzzing London. This 354km city to city route will really test you whilst highlighting some of the UK's best roads, have you got what it takes? 3 days 354km Please Call for Details
England Cycle the South Downs Way This Rockspring event is in aid of 3 charities; Whizz-Kidz, PIP and Macmillan. We will be cycling the length of the South Downs Way starting by the King Alfred Statue in Winchester and finishing at Eastbourne Downs Golf Club. 3 days 185km Please Call for Details
England Gorges, Levels and Legends Bike Take yourself on a bike journey like no other. This ride promises to take you from modern day living back to a time when legends walked the earth. 2 days 120 mi From £149
England Grand Tour Somerset Join GTC on our annual Sportive Event - here on our home patch, riding on our favourite roads, over our best loved hills, and ahem, right past some of our favourite cafes. No time for stopping on this whistlestop tour though. You'll need to keep up the pace to get all the way around this 107 mile wonder ride. Including the beauty of the Blackdowns, majesty of the Mendips, the quality of the Quantocks, the exquisiteness of Exmoor, - this is a true test of grit and determination. Four classic ranges of hills, and some truly epic riding… 1 day 107 miles From £29
England Grand Tour Wye Cyclosportive
Join Adventure Café & Grand Tour Cycling on the very latest in our series of classic Cycle Sportive Events. This one is a truly special ride, crossing the mighty Severn Estuary, riding down the Wye Valley Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty, and even incorporating the Cotswolds too. Be prepared for a very memorable day in the saddle. Expertly prepared by Adventure Cafe and Grand Tour Cycling, with top quality feed stations, friendly event staff, and a carefully planned and marked course - this is everything you are looking for in a Cycle Event.
1 day 90mi From £25
England Lands End John O Groats Ride The ultimate UK cycle challenge is here...
Eleven days riding nearly 1000 miles, climb and descend over twice the height of Everest and have over 100 hours in the saddle gets you from end to end of the British isles mainland and all done by human power!
You've heard about it, you've thought about it now why not go for it! Let Adventure Cafe guide you through spectacular UK scenery and help you achieve a great cycling ambition.
12 days 910 mi From £TBC
England London Lands End Cycle Challenge From the capital city to the Atlantic ocean; be prepared for this modern classic bike ride because there's a lot of beautiful road in between. 500km of rolling countryside, historic cities, high moorland, exquisite villages and of course epic coastal views. 4 days 505km From £329
England London to Brighton Bike Challenge Join this Classic British bike ride! From our capital, we shall ride down and across the North Downs, and through beautiful Sussex countryside, via some quintessentially British country towns and villages. The big challenge of the ride is the infamous Ditchling Beacon, recognised in the '100 Greatest Cycling Climbs' - which although not particularly high, makes up for its lowly altitude in its legendary steepness. Will you make it without getting off? Finally it's a rapid descent into Brighton, down to the sea. Anyone for a dip? 1 day 65 mi From £65
England London To Cambridge Ride Join this Classic British bike ride! From our capital, we shall ride out and through the Lea Valley, along one of the capital's best traffic free routes out to the beautiful Hertfordshire countryside, via some quintessentially British country towns and villages. Before the final approach into Cambridge and the famous walls of its prestigious university. 1 day 60 miles From £79
England Peak District Cycling Weekend Your experienced guide will lead you through two days of varied biking with enjoyable off road trail sections and quiet on road sections. 3 days 110km From £149
England Quantock 3000 Ride Join Grand Tour Cycling's epic climbing challenge in this its second incarnation. The Quantock 3000 takes you on three laps of some of the best and most beautiful climbs (and descents) on the Quantocks. If you like your climbing then this is one not to miss and promises to get your lungs bursting and your legs screaming. 1 day 163km From £29
England South Somerset Screamer Sportive Join us for an incredible days riding, taking in some of Somerset's most famous sites including Cheddar Gorge, Glastonbury Tor and Ham Hill. 1 day 84 mi From £29
England The South West C2C Bike The Coast 2 Coast has arrived to the South West. Take yourself from the Bristol Channel to the English Channel over the corrugations of the beautiful West Country. Enjoying fantastic coastal views to winding through the deepest Dartmoor river valleys - this ride has everything for the discerning cyclist. 3 days 90 mi Please Call for Details
England Way of the Roses Crossing the historic counties of Lancaster and Yorkshire, this ride is sure to inspire you. Riding through villages and towns once walked by the Tudor Kings, cresting the hills of the Yorkshire dales and enjoying the seaside delights of both East and West Coast, makes this a really rewarding challenge. Arriving at our accommodation in Morecambe on Thursday evening, we will have an evening meal, event briefing and an early night. Departing from the Western Coast Town of Morecambe, we take the cycle route 69 Eastwards towards the picturesque village of Kettlewell. Our Second Days Ride will have us heading towards the Historic City of York, and our Overnight Accommodation. Our final days ride will finish in the Eastern Coast Town of Bridlington, after celebrations we will end at the train station where you will be able to make your onward transfers. 3 days 170 From £479
France Alpe dHuez to Mont Ventoux Bike Join us on this modern classic cycle tour taking in two of arguably the most iconic climbs to feature regularly in the Tour de France - Alpe d'Huez & Mont Ventoux. But don't imagine that's all that this tour offers... 4 days 260km From £549
France Brighton To Paris Cycle Challenge We are sure this unique Adventure Café event will inspire and enthuse experienced cyclists out there, as well as those who are new to the sport, but want an unforgettable challenge.

This short and direct 132 mile route from Brighton to central Paris is a carefully thought out route, utilising a mixture of good fast direct roads, and small country back roads. We have taken time to consider our route into Paris to make the ride as enjoyable and pain free as possible!
4 days 132 mi From £599
France Classic Tour de France Cols We will be flying into Geneva, and making a short transfer to Annecy. After bike prep and an early night our trip begins the following day. Our high point will be the Col du Grand Cucheron at 1203 metres. From here we will descend into the town of La Chambre. The following day we will climb the infamous Mount Vernier before climbing the Col de la Croix de Fer at 2067 metres. From here we descend back to the town of La Chambre. Our final day will see us make one final big climb up the Col de la Madeleine 1996 metres. The descent will take us back past through Albertville finishing off at Annecy. Here we will have a final night together before airport transfers the following morning. 3 days 324km Please Call for Details
France Cycle Bristol to Paris A unique and slightly more exclusive ride than the well known London to Paris, this ride crosses the fringes of the West Country, via the fantastic Bristol to Bradford on Avon Cyclepath network, and Salisbury Plain before crossing the channel. On the French side we shall enjoy the beautiful Seine Valley, with its chalk cliffs, scenic villages, and amazingly quiet roads. And of course - we have the splendour of the Arc de Triomphe, the Eiffel Tower and the Champs Elysees. Get ready to ride! 5 days 252 mi Please Call for Details
France Cycle France Weekend This promises to be a great weekends biking on the continent and a real chance to get away from the hustle and bustle of the UK. The route takes us through some very pleasant French country side and charming French villages and towns (with the odd coffee stop!) as we simply enjoy life on our bikes! 3 days 190km From £329
France Cycle London Paris 24hr Challenge This is a very special London to Paris Cycle Challenge - leaving from Canary Wharf - and reaching the Arc de Triomphe - all within one incredible day! And it is for a very worthy cause - Great Ormond Street Hospital. This grand 175 mile route from central London to the Eiffel Tower in Paris is a classic, and has been tailor made for Morgan Stanley and Great Ormond Street Hospital for 2016. 3 days 175 mi From £384
France Cycle London To Paris 24hr Express Come with us on a whirlwind ride on this classic tour in just 24hrs!
That's right! 24hrs to get to Paris from London - this is not for the faint hearted. If you've already completed the standard tour or if this is a box you need to tick off you can be certain of an experience of a lifetime (plus bragging rights).
This grand 175 mile route from central London to the Eiffel Tower in Paris is a classic, with an Adventure Café twist. Ride from one exciting European capital to another in just two days!
3 days 175 mi From £499
France Cycle London To Paris 3 day This grand 180 mile route from London (Greenwich) to Central Paris is a classic, with an Adventure Café twist. Ride from one exciting European capital to another—in just three days! We are sure this unique Adventure Café event will inspire and enthuse experienced cyclists out there, as well as those who are new to the sport, but want an unforgettable challenge. A multi day ride with the added spice of all the beauty of northern French backroads, and Europe's most romantic city at the end. 4 days 300km From £579
France Cycle London To Paris 4 Day This grand 280 mile route from London (Greenwich) to Central Paris is a classic, with a carefully thought out route, utilising a mixture of good fast direct roads, and small country back roads. We have taken time to consider our routes in and out of London and Paris to make them as enjoyable and pain free as possible! Ride from one exciting European capital to another—in just four days! We are sure this unique Adventure Café event will inspire and enthuse experienced cyclists out there, as well as those who are new to the sport, but want an unforgettable challenge. 5 days 280mi From £679
France Cycle London To Paris TdF 4 Day Join us on the ultimate London To Paris Tour de France Cycle challenge that will see you riding into Paris 24 hours before the Tour arrives. Enjoy a night in Paris before going on to watch the Tour race in on their last day and those famous laps on the Champs Elysees. This grand 280 mile route from London (Greenwich) to Central Paris is a classic, with a carefully thought out route, utilising a mixture of good fast direct roads, and small country back roads. We have taken time to consider our routes in and out of London and Paris to make them as enjoyable and pain free as possible! Ride from one exciting European capital to another—in just four days! 5 days 280 mi From £749
France Cycle Mont Ventoux Triple Challenge You've ridden plenty in the UK, and you're fairly fit. You've maybe ridden London to Paris, maybe the odd sportive, and now you're looking for the next big challenge. Well look no further. Ride in the pedalstrokes of the legends, and take on one of the all time classic cycle challenges. Tackle the Cingles du Ventoux, and ride this mountain, with all its romantic and diabolical history, not once, not twice, but a mind bending three times! We shall ride from Malaucene, from Bedoin, and finally, the slightly shorter ascent from Sault. The only question is: Will you make all three? 3 days 138km From £449
France Cycle Paris to Geneva 4 days Please Call for Details
France Cycle Picardie Weekend This promises to be a great weekends biking on the continent and a real chance to get away from the hustle and bustle of the UK. The route takes us through some very pleasant French countryside and charming French villages and towns (with the odd coffee stop!) as we simply enjoy life on our bikes! We shall spend some time beside the coast, and some time inland. 3 days 170 mi From £169
France Cycle the Tourmalet Blitz Get ready for an incredible Cycling Adventure. This ride is a must for anyone who follows the Tour de France, as it incredibly, within 3 days, visits some of the true highlights from the World Famous Grand Tour. Starting from Pau, we shall ride in a circuit, taking us into the very highest, and most beautiful parts of the Pyrenees! Day 2 is the big one, where we scale the dizzy heights of the Tourmalet itself, but don't think that day 1 & day 3 are going to be easy! 4 days 177 mi From £529
France La Marmotte Classic Sportive An epic challenge that will test your powers of endurance, strength and mental toughness. This is not for the faint hearted, you will climb, climb and climb some more as we tackle the mighty La Marmotte route. These most iconic climbs to feature regularly in the Tour de France - The Lacets de Montvernier, Col de Croix de Fer, Alpe d'Huez & the Col de Galibier, Lauteret and Telegraphe. Your legs will be screaming, your lungs will be bursting and heart will be racing! 3 days 194km Please Call for Details
France Lacets Alpe DHuez Ventoux Grand Slam Ride Join us on this modern classic cycle tour taking in four of arguably the most iconic climbs to feature regularly in the Tour de France - The Lacets de Montvernier, Col de Croix de Fer, Alpe d'Huez & Mont Ventoux. But don't imagine that's all that this tour offers... 4 days 260km From £739
France London Paris Roubaix Triple City Ride Get your cycling legs ready! On your marks! Paris team ready? London team ready? Let's go! Two teams of cyclists setting forth on a carefully constructed ride from London and from Paris, and racing against each other as teams towards Roubaix on the French/Belgian border. This promises to be an epic cycle challenge, over 2 days, each team regularly updating their position via the web to colleagues back in the offices. Teams will need to ride together to get safely to their goal, the end at Roubaix, in time for a celebratory dinner. 2 days 260km Please Call for Details
France London To Monte Carlo Grand Tour Looking for the one cycle challenge of a life time…then look no further!! Welcome to Adventure Café’s twist on a classic itinerary. We believe we have the definitive adventure for anyone seeking an epic cycle challenge to top all cycle challenges. Our route will take you on an incredible journey like no other - taking in two capital cities, ancient routeways, celebrated vineyards, beautiful river valley’s, dramatic mountain passes and our own twist – one of the highest passes in Europe the Col de la Bonette – all this before descending from the mountains to the jewel on the Mediterranean and play ground for the rich and famous – Monte Carlo…FANTASTIC! 10 days 1270km Please Call for Details
France London To Paris 3 Day via Amiens We are sure this unique Adventure Café event will inspire and enthuse experienced cyclists out there, as well as those who are new to the sport, but want an unforgettable challenge.
This grand 270 mile route from London (Greenwich) to Central Paris is a classic, with a carefully thought out route, utilising a mixture of good fast direct roads, and small country back roads. We have taken time to consider our routes in and out of London and Paris to make them as enjoyable and pain free as possible! Ride from one exciting European capital to another—in just three days!
4 days 270mi From £619
France Marmotte Cols Cycling Challenge Join us on this modern classic cycle tour taking in six of arguably the most iconic climbs to feature regularly in the Tour de France - The Lacets de Montvernier, Col de Croix de Fer, Alpe d'Huez & the Col de Galibier, Lauteret and Telegraphe as ridden in the famous La Marmotte Sportive. But don't imagine that's all that this tour offers... 4 days 241km From £649
France Mont Ventoux Cycle Event So, you've ridden London to Paris, and you've ridden a few sportives in the UK, but you fancy making the next step up - literally. Come and ride Mont Ventoux - the Giant of Provence. This itinerary - designed for groups, will offer a degree of flexibility in order that you may tackle the Giant via 2 routes in a single day - if your legs are up to the job! We shall ride first around the base of the mountain and then via the Malaucene climb, before dropping down into Sault, where the 2 groups will separate - some returning home, others making the mighty second ascent, before dropping down to Bedoin. We have an easier second day - taking in the stunning Gorge de la Nesque - before our final night in Carpentras - and then your return home via Marseilles. 4 days 114km From £659
France Paris Bordeaux Atlantique Bike Challenge Cycling Paris to Bordeaux is a classic French Bike Adventure - beautiful countryside, great riding, enjoying the best continental cuisine, and sampling some of the finest Wine country in France - the Loire Valley, Cognac and Bordeaux - not bad for a ride of 5 days. Finally we shall ride triumphantly into Bordeaux at the end of this truly French materpiece! 6 days 600km From £699
France Paris To Alpe dHuez TdF You've successfully completed the London To Paris, you’ve ridden around the Arc de Triomph and down the hallowed cobbles of the Champs Elysees and now you’re asking yourself... What comes after this..? Well look no further - we think we have the answer! Join us on a journey continuing from the French capital following in the tyre tracks of great Tour de France champions through spectacular Burgundy countryside, the heartland of French viticulture and onwards to the spiritual home of cycling - the French Alps and arguably the most famous and most coveted climb in all of cycling - l’Alpe d’Huez. 7 days 440mi From £749
France Paris To Marseilles Cycle Challenge Join us in a stunning ride from the great capital of France to the crystal waters of the Mediterranean. 6 days 835 km From £859
France Ride Alps Experience This unique 200 mile itinerary is designed to offer you a taste of the Alpine experience in the spiritual home of cycling. Feel the buzz of cycling through some of French Alp's finest scenery… the breathtaking Col de la Colombière, Col des Aravis and Cormet de Roselend are certainly highlights of this amazing cycling break. You will be following in the tyre tracks of many famous tour winners - just remember this when you are desperately struggling up the Colombière! This is a compact, but adventure filled 4 days. Flying in early to Geneva, we shall then ride out early for a full day, on day 1, and expect a late flight home on night 4. 4 days 200 mi From £499
France Ride the 7 Pyrenean Cols Grand Tour Cycling's Flagship Pyrenean Ride, this is 5 star - in every regard. This is going to be 2 of the biggest, most memorable, and most challenging days of riding that you may ever be blessed to experience. Taking in the true essence of the Tour de France, this ride visits most of the battlefields of the big ride, as well as the famous villages and towns in between. Pacing yourself on day 1 is crucial, as the big guns only roll out on day 2 - when we ride the daddy of the Pyrenean Cols - the unmistakeable Tourmalet! 4 days 290km From £499
France Tour de France Alpine Cycle Challenge Come and sample the crystal clear air of the Alps, ride in the tyre tracks of the legends, and take on our amazing 10 Cols Challenge - visiting 10 famous cols visited in the world's toughest sporting event. Based in La Clusaz, just a short distance from Geneva airport, these are 3 days of riding you will never forget. 5 days 300km From £Price on enquiry
France Trans Pyrenean Raid Get ready for the ride of your life. Make sure you are prepared, as this is a HUGE ride. Crossing all the way from the Atlantic Coast at Biarritz in the Bay of Biscay, via the high cols of the Haute Pyrenees, and finally down to the Spanish Mediterranean Coast. 8 days 430 mi Please Call for Details
Germany Cycle London To Frankfurt Challenge How many bike rides can offer you the opportunity to visit FIVE exciting European cities - London, Amsterdam, Brussels, Cologne and Frankfurt!!

We are sure this unique Adventure Café event will inspire and enthuse experienced cyclists out there, as well as those who are new to the sport, but want an unforgettable challenge.
6 days 523 mi Please Call for Details
Germany Frankfurt to Paris Enduro Cycle Challenge Get ready for classic European Bike Adventure - crossing borders, enjoying the best continental cuisine, and riding through some historic towns and cities, as well as through beautiful countryside - but be ready for an epic challenge too! This route covers over 600km in 3 days, and is certainly only for resilient well trained riders. 3 days 615km Please Call for Details
Germany Paris to Munich Bike Challenge You have ridden to Paris, but what is next? Get ready for classic European Bike Adventure - crossing borders, enjoying the best continental cuisine, and riding through some historic towns and cities, as well as through beautiful countryside - Champagne, Nancy, Strasbourg, and the Black Forest to the capital of Bavaria, Munich. - all in 7 days of cycling. 7 days 800km From £999
Germany Prague to Munich Bike Challenge From Bohemia to Bavaria - Take yourself on a cycling adventure like no other. This trip is all about enjoying the countryside, the people, but most of all the culture. Immerse yourself in the unmistakable Bohemian Capital - Prague, before entering the rolling wooded hills of the Czech Republic and then the Bavarian countryside before reaching the home of the Oktoberfest - Munich. You shall experience food and drink fit for a king while soaking up the beautiful surroundings of gothic architecture and ancient culture deep in the heart of central Europe. 6 days 280 mi From £599
Germany Zurich to Frankfurt Bike Challenge Get ready for classic European Bike Adventure - crossing borders, enjoying the best continental cuisine, and riding through some historic towns and cities, as well as through beautiful countryside - Zurich, Freudenstadt, through the Black Forest, Strasbourg, and up the Rhine Valley to Frankfurt not bad for a ride of 4 days. This is a classic voyage through the beautiful South West of Germany. 6 days 270 mi Please Call for Details
Greece Dubrovnik To Thessaloniki Cycle Join us on a truly epic cycling adventure through this mysterious and relatively unexplored cycling territory as we permeate further Eastwards through Europe on the next stage of our epic Bike East Challenge. (London to Istanbul in 6 stages)
Riding through no less than five countries on this stage from the Adriatic to the Aegean Sea, from one great city of the Mediterranean to another we weave a path through these ancient land steeped in history and legends. Go one up on your cycling buddies - ride Croatia, Montenegro, Albania, Macedonia, and Greece - all in one trip! A-M-A-Z-I-N-G :-) it's truly one of our favourite adventures!
8 days 460 mi From £799
Holland Brussels to Amsterdam Cycle This promises to be a great weekends biking on the continent and a real chance to get away from the hustle and bustle of the UK. The route takes us through the fascinating northern part of Belgium and on into Holland (with the odd coffee stop!) as we simply enjoy life on our bikes! Travelling by bike and passing through two of our close European neighbours will give us a varied and fascinating weekend. 3 days 318 Please Call for Details
Holland Cycle Calais 2 Amsterdam Try our great fun, Calais to Amsterdam bike challenge adventure - taking 3 days cycling in total, with one day to return home, you’ll be covering around 200 miles - just enough to blow the cobwebs away - or stretch yourself to the limit - depending upon your fitness level! This is an ideal itinerary for those embarking on a first cycling challenge - as the hills are very few and far between! 5 days 200 mi From £499
Holland Cycle London To Amsterdam 2 day Come and join our great fun, London to Amsterdam bike challenge - taking just 2 days riding in total, with one day to return home, you’ll be covering around 150 miles - just enough to blow the cobwebs away - or stretch yourself to the limit - depending upon your fitness level! This is an ideal itinerary for those embarking on a first cycling challenge - as the hills are very few and far between! 3 days 150 mi From £479
Holland Cycle London to Amsterdam Ride Try our great fun, London Amsterdam bike challenge adventure - taking 5 days in total, with one day to return home, you’ll be covering around 290 miles - just enough to blow the cobwebs away - or stretch yourself to the limit - depending upon your fitness level! This is an ideal itinerary for those embarking on a first cycling challenge - as the hills are very few and far between! 5 days 283 mi From £659
Holland Heathrow 2 Amsterdam It's that time of year once more when we depart Heathrow by bicycle rather than plane and head to Amsterdam. Completing our journey in 3 days, heading through London and the Kent countryside. 4 days 460km Please Call for Details
Holland Paris to Amsterdam Cycle Challenge Challenge yourself with our Paris to Amsterdam cycling adventure. You'll be in the saddle for four days, travelling through the beautiful countryside of France, Belgium and Holland as well as these two vibrant capital cities. The trip lasts for six days in total, with a day either side of the ride for travel to Paris and back from Amsterdam. A real challenge totalling 325 miles of country lanes, classic dutch cycle paths and some city riding, you'll be fully guided by our experienced team. This is a great itinerary for those looking to experience cycling in a variety of European countries and cultures within a compact time frame. 6 days 325 mi Please Call for Details
Holland TdF Grd Depart London Amsterdam Join us on this unique and exciting opportunity to be amongst the buzz and atmosphere of the 2015 Tour De France Grand Depart. 5 days 325mi From £649
India Cycle Rajasthan Adventure Deserts, impossibly beautiful Moghul and Rajput Palaces, brightly coloured saris and exotic spice markets. Rajasthan is a fantastic blend of geography, people, religions and history. Exploring and traversing this ancient land by bicycle is to embrace the wonder of India….. 17 days 1100km From £949
India Cycle The Highest Road Arguably the finest ride in the world. Stupendous uphills, wild downhills, otherworldly landscapes, beautiful people, and a diverse cultural experience unparalleled in the world, welcome to Northern India. Roads that wind uphill for days, and views that extend across fantastic mountain panoramas, no guidebook, description or photo can possibly begin to do the mightiness of this adventure justice! So come and join us, for 490km, and 10 days of the best riding that our planet has to offer, culminating in the chance to tackle the highest motorable road in the world! 20 days 1000km From £1299
Italy Giro di Sicilia Cycle Challenge Come for a short break to the Volcanic Italian Gem of Sicily. Take 3 wonderful days of cycling to cover about 290km around this sparkling Mediterranean treasure. Our route takes in both the beautiful coastline and the amazing inland landscapes of Sicily. Almost guaranteed warm weather this is a dream cycling destination! 5 days 290km From £639
Italy Giro Dolomites To coincide with the 100th addition of the Giro d’Italia Adventure Cafe bring you classic ride through northern Italy taking in stunning scenery and climbs featuring in the Giro. Please Call for Details
Italy Giro Tuscany Join us on a truly wonderful journey through the very best of rural and untouched Italy. Experience historic cities, stunning river valleys, winding roads through the scenic Tuscan Hills, and visiting and staying in some of Europe's most famous hilltop towns! Oh and of course - don't forget the wonderful Italian food, wine and hospitality! 6 days 455km From £759
Italy Giro Tuscany Compact Ride Join us on a truly wonderful journey through the very best of rural and untouched Italy. Experience historic cities, stunning river valleys, winding roads through the scenic Tuscan Hills, and visiting and staying in some of Europe's most famous hilltop towns! Oh and of course - don't forget the wonderful Italian food, wine and hospitality! 4 days 365 km From £TBC
Italy Italian Coast To Coast Riding out from the most beautiful city built by man - 'The Floating City', Venice, we can expect sensory overload as we ride from one great city to another, Lucca. From Veneto to Tuscany we will be experiencing the great roads, finest cuisine, stunning scenery aswell the charismatic personalities this exciting stretch of Italy has to offer …What more could you want…? 5 days 250 mi From £699
Italy Italian Lakes Cycle Challenge Welcome to the Italian Lakes challenge. We have 3 days to explore the lakes and surrounding mountains. Have your, tyres pumped, chain oiled and camera charged you are in for a beautiful ride. 5 days 410km From £Price on enquiry
Italy Le Tour Annecy Montgenevre Turin Ride in style in the home of cycling. Ride in the wheel tracks of the greats, and feel the buzz of cycling through some of France's finest scenery. The breathtaking Col de Montgenevre and the Col du Lautaret are certainly highlights of this amazing cycling challenge break, but don't forget the beautiful valleys, and Lake Annecy itself! You will be following in the tyre tracks of many famous tour winners - just remember this when you are pushing hard up these towering mountain passes! Please be aware that this ride has been designed with a medium level of fitness in mind - like a big brother to London to Paris - with some proper hills - the perfect introduction to Alp riding!! 5 days 370km From £579
Italy Munich to Venice Bike Ride Trans Alp Imagine a ride so perfect in every detail, that we almost burst when we discovered it! Starting on the high plain of Southern Bavaria, and then heading towards the Alps. We shall then cycle amongst the towering giant mountains of the Inntal, Austria - via Innsbruck, we shall then pedal the historic Brenner Pass - the scene of migrations, battles and crusades across the centuries, and down the sumptuous Adige Valley Cycle Trail. Finally, compressed into this awesome ride, is the crescendo - along the quiet shore of Lake Garda and through the ancient Roman City of Verona and across to Venice..... you'll do well to find a better ride - we'll put money on it! 6 days 600km From £699
Italy Ride the Amalfi Coast A truly wonderful journey along the Amalfi coast. Experience historic towns and cities, beautiful volcanoes and lakes as gently meander our way along the stunning Amalfi coast - get ready for an all in awesome adventure! Oh and of course - don't forget the wonderful Italian food, wine and hospitality! 5 days 410 From £689
Italy Tuscany Cycling Challenge Join us on a truly wonderful journey through the very best of rural and untouched Italy. Experience historic cities, stunning river valleys, winding roads through the scenic Garfagnanan Hills, and coastal riding down via Viareggio - get ready for an all in awesome adventure! Oh and of course - don't forget the wonderful Italian food, wine and hospitality! 5 days 220km From £499
Mallorca Mallorca Round the Island Challenge This ride is the perfect blend of sublime roads, stunning scenery and great weather. Come and ride Europe's cycling Mecca this year. You will cycle for three days along a beautiful, smooth and fast route, as well as having awesome overnight facilities and the tastiest local cuisine! 4 days 355km From £649
Morocco Cycle to the Sahara Imagine a land of snake charmers, fire eaters, camel herders, and desert and mountain nomads. A land where the mountains separate red sand desert from the mighty Sahara. And now imagine yourself riding out across this wonderful land, through bazaars, across mountains, through gorges and to the desert!!! A truly Adventurous Bike Journey - like none you have ever experienced. 8 days 594km From £699
Nepal Himalaya Cycling Come and join The Adventure Cafe Team for 2 unforgettable weeks of Adventure in the Himalayas, biking into territories unknown, and little visited by Western Tourists. We shall cover the Kathmandu Valley, the middle hills (absolutely towering peaks!) and then down to the plains on the Indian Border, before climbing up into the Annapurnas. 15 days 900km From £1499
Portugal Ride the Douro Valley The Douro Valley in Portugal is a hidden gem that's just being discovered, rapidly growing in popularity for laid back cycle tourers and avid road cyclists alike. With recent features in popular publications like Cyclist magazine, the beauty of this stunning region is being revealed. Quiet roads wind alongside the Douro river, with gentle shallow climbs up through the characteristic vineyard terraces that make this area so unique and earns the cultural recognition of the UNESCO World Heritage Site. We're excited to offer four days of cycling from the vibrant city of Porto up into the Douro Valley, a mix of tranquil riverside gentle miles and stunning climbs. Four nights in gorgeous hotel accommodation enables us to experience all that this area has to offer beyond the bike, and returning into central Porto to celebrate our achievements we can enjoy more of the local delicacies and perhaps a celebratory tipple! 5 days 400km From £689
Romania Transylvanian Transfagarasan Cycle Join this incredible ride through one of Eastern Europe's least visited corners. Explore the amazing Carpathian Mountains, ride across the incomparable Transfagarasan Highway, and explore the legend of Count Dracula as our ride reaches its crescendo at Bran Castle high in the mountains. 4 days of riding, with an amazing slice through life in rural Romania. 6 days 432km From £599
Scotland Cycle Edinburgh to Manchester A fantastic route from beautiful Edinburgh down through the Scottish countryside, then through the jewel of North England - the Lake District. After conquering mountains and lakes, the final leg passes through the little-known Forest of Bowland before heading to the iconic centre of Manchester City. A real gem of a trip taking in some of the highlights of the North. 4 days 235 miles Please Call for Details
Scotland Scotland Coast to Coast Ardbeg to Glenmorangie Challenge yourself with a 375km cycle from the Inner Hebrides to the North East Scottish coast. Spread over four days of riding, our journey will lead us along the famous Lochs of Scotland, through the Great Glen and passing Ben Nevis' great peak, showcasing the best of this glorious country by bike. 5 days 375km Please Call for Details
Scotland West Highland Way Cycle Challenge Travel the stunning West Highland Way by bike! Starting on the shores of Loch Lomond you will cross some of the Scotland's most beautiful countryside before rolling into Fort William at the foot of Ben Nevis. 5 days From £299
Spain Grand Tour of Iberia Join us on another fantastic adventure when we travel through Spain from top to bottom. Our journey starts on the northern atlantic coast and we weave our way through picturesque towns and villages. We will cycle across the high plateau at over 2000 feet altitude before dropping down to Madrid. We take a well earned rest day before making our way down past Cordoba and on to our final destination Malaga where we can celebrate completing our epic journey. 11 days 1000km From £1085
Spain Mallorca 3 day Alcudia Challenge Based in the Port town of Alcudia this trip offers the very best in Mallorca cycling. Take on the mighty Sa Calobra and Puig Major climbs. Three routes to showcase the cycling mecca that is Mallorca. Quite simply, this ride is the perfect blend of sublime roads, stunning scenery and great weather. Come and Ride the Island. With some wonderfully smooth and fast riding, this is riding nirvana - just the best cycling available - anywhere! 4 days 385 From £TBC
Spain Spanish Pyrenees Cycle Camp There are many reasons that several pro-cycling teams are based in the Catalan Pyrenees; the near-deserted roads, the stunning mountain vistas, the lung-busting climbs, and the hair-raising decents to name just a few. Why not come and find out for yourself on our 4 day training camp? 4 days 246 mi Please Call for Details
Sweden Stockholm To Copenhagen Bike Join this all new Scandinavian Bicycling Extravaganza, riding through the heart of Sweden and into Denmark, exploring some pristene wild countryside, and the unusual rural culture of the Swedish countryside. This is a fantastic chance to ride one of Europe's less visited quarters. 5 days 635km Please Call for Details
Switzerland Paris to Zurich Bike Challenge Get ready for classic European Bike Adventure - crossing borders, enjoying the best continental cuisine, and riding through some historic towns and cities, as well as through beautiful countryside - Champagne, Nancy, Strasbourg, and the Black Forest - not bad for a ride of 6 days. Finally we shall cross the Danube and end just outside Zurich - ready for the next stage! 7 days 800km From £569
Switzerland Zurich to Milan Bike Challenge Get ready for a classic European Bike Adventure - crossing borders, enjoying the best continental cuisine, and riding through some historic towns and cities, as well as through beautiful countryside - Lake Zurich, Urnersee, San Gottard Pass, Neufenen Pass, Brig, Simplon Pass (one of the Alps most historic and oldest), Locarno and Lake Maggiore, Lake Lugano, Lake Como and into Milan a ride of 3 days. This is a classic voyage crossing the Alps from Switzerland to Italy. 5 days 460km From £619
Thailand Thailand Backroads and Beaches Cycle Come and join us on an incredible and exotic ride through the friendliest country in South East Asia - 'the land of smiles' where you will cycle beside rice paddies, endless palm trees, stunning beaches, crystal and turquoise waters. This is an incredible chance to blend both bike riding and cultural exploration in a fascinating corner of the world. 9 days 630km From £1299
Turkey Thessaloniki to Istanbul Cycle Join us on a truly epic cycling adventure through this mysterious and relatively unexplored cycling territory as we permeate further Eastwards through Europe with our friends from Yes to Life on the next stage of our epic Bike East Challenge.
Riding through three more exciting countries on this stage from Thessaloniki on the Aegean Sea to Istanbul at the frontier between Europe and Asia, from one great city of the Mediterranean to another we weave a path through the ancient lands of Greece, Bulgaria and Turkey steeped in history and legends. At the end of the ride. Some of the team will have completed an epic Odyssey all the way from London to Istanbul.
8 days 460 mi From £659
Wales Cycle Brecons Weekend The Brecon Beacons and South Wales Black Mountains form a spectacular range of upland wilderness within easy reach of the South East of England. This is true off road mountain biking in a Cross Country Style, utilising mountain bikes to their full potential to explore the wild uplands of South Wales. Be ready to have your breath taken away! 3 days 140km From £149
Wales The Giants Ride to Cadair Idris Ride over the English Welsh border, and across Offa's Dyke into the heart of Wales - heading West and straight through some of Wales' finest countryside. But also - head straight for some of its best trails - riding towards Cadair Idris - the 'Giant's Chair'. Our ride will be a combination of off road and on - culminating in a wonderful circuit of Cadair - total distance for the weekend - approximately 145km - a challenge and a half! 3 days 90mi Please Call for Details