European Bike Rides

Our range of Cycling Challenges on the Continent is almost without limit. As well as the below range of possibilities, we do 100% tailormade rides to suit your requirements too.... try us - we love a challenge!

CountryNameDescriptionDurationFitness LevelDistancePrice
Austria Munich 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 £Price on application
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
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 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
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 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 masterpiece! 6 days 600km From £Price on application
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 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 £tbc
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 Sicily Lap of Etna Challenge Join us on a truly wonderful journey through the rugged volcanic hillsides of Eastern Sicily. Experience historic cities, stunning views across the Mediterranean and of course breath taking sights of Mount Etna - get ready for an awesome adventure! Oh and of course - don't forget the wonderful Sicilian food, wine and hospitality! 5 days 220km From £779
Italy Zurich to Milan via Stelvio Bike Join us in Zurich, not for watches and chocolate, but for one of the most epic rides of your life. Cycling all the way to Milan via the famously gorgeous Lago di Como, we not only visit the internationally renowned lake, we also make our way there via the most iconic of Italian Climbs, the Passo dello Stelvio. We will ascend twice; first from the Swiss side and then from the classic Northern Italian approach. Time to get the legs spinning in preparation for the ride of your life! 5 days 540km From £849
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
Norway Norway Atlantic Ocean Road Cycle Straight into our top 5 - goes this wonder ride in Europe's all new wonder cycling destination. Combining stunning coastline, the incomparable Ocean Road, viking villages nestled around pretty harbours, and the awesome Troll's Staircase - this is one ride you shouldn't miss out on. Take all this and add a certain Scandinavian 'je ne sais quoi' and you've got it - Adventure Cafe's pick of 2018! 6 days 500km From £995
Portugal Cycle Porto to Madrid Coast to capital. Estuary to mountain pass. From sweeping river bends to ancient cobbled switch-backs, join us for one of the most beautiful rides you'll find in western Europe. 3 days 560km From £TBC
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 some tricky 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 up the valley sides; there may even be a smattering of cobbled options to keep you on your toes. 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
Spain Cycle Malaga to Seville Now these are special roads. Secret roads. The ones that most riders don't get to visit. They're super quiet and super smooth. And they connect together some quintessential Andalucian villages towns and cities. You can join this ride, and tick off a whole heap of fantastic stuff all in a single hit. Don't miss this ride, its beautiful. 4 days 270km 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
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