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Freewheel Holidays
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Freewheel Holidays

Freewheel Holidays

Freewheel Holidays was established in 1999 as an independent tour operator specialising in cycling holidays in continental Europe. The business was run by Barbara Cray and John Lightwood until 2007. The business then transferred to the ownership of Sunliving Travel Ltd with directors Tony Moy and Paul Cresswell until October 2015.

Freewheel Holidays is now owned by Sports Tours International Ltd, in Manchester, U.K and is a sister brand of Wheel2Wheel Holidays and Whereabouts Holidays.
Their Tours

Danube Cycle Path - Passau to Vienna

8 Days 325 KmAVG 54 Km
Explore the paths along the blue Danube River just like the Romans, the legendary Nibelungs, and even Europe’s powerful kings and emperors did before you. You will get to know the beauty and historical significance of this ancient military and trading route. Never far away from the cool, clear ...

Danube Cycle Path - Vienna to Budapest

8 Days 320 KmAVG 53 Km
On this bike path you will explore lowland forests, original villages and magical cities. Of course the 3 metropolises Vienna, Bratislava and Budapest are the best-known. In Carnuntum and in the Roman castle Kelemantia you find Roman relics from the past. Discover the diversity of the flora and ...

Bordeaux to Arcachon

8 Days Moderate 270 KmAVG 45 Km
This cycling holiday takes you on a journey of discovery through the Gironde as you cycle from the Premières Côtes de Bordeaux wine-making area and end your holiday by swimming in the ocean! All that is needed is our road book and a touring bike to have a wonderful experience. You start ...

Archipelago Island Adventure

6 Days Easy
Explore the beautiful country of Sweden on this easy, five-night round trip cycling tour that begins and ends in the fascinating city of Stockholm. Explore some of the country’s finest scenery; a seemingly endless archipelago of 24,000 glorious islands lying right on Stockholm’s doorstep. The ...

Oslo and the Fjords

7 Days Moderate
This bicycle tour will take you around the fjords leading up to Oslo, the capital of Norway. Discover the hidden charm of the harbour villages along the fjords, while cycling on cycle paths and minor low-traffic roads. A detailed route description and map will help you to find your way ...

Lake Bled

8 Days Easy
Based in the fairytale landscape of Lake Bled, this is a collection of easy daily routes suitable for all levels of cyclists. It is ideal for those who prefer to be based in one location rather than move accommodation each day yet still explore somewhere different on every ride. Bled itself is ...

Sicilian Adventure

8 Days Moderate
This tour takes you around the south-eastern corner of Sicily, the largest island in the Mediterranean. Some of the island’s most remarkable architecture is to be found in this area – notably in Siracusa and Noto, where ornate Baroque churches, monuments and beautiful piazzas abound.

Tuscany - Pisa to Florence

8 Days Moderate
If you love Italy, and the wonders of Tuscany in particular, this is the tour for you. Pisa and Florence need little introduction, but you will also visit charming Lucca with its many palaces, churches and towers. Not to be missed is the ride inside Lucca’s wonderful Renaissance city walls ...

Sardinia Classic

11 Days Adv-Challenging
The south west corner of Sardinia offers some of the island’s most spectacular scenery. There are views in all directions – the unspoilt coastline, the beautiful green Mediterranean vegetation, crescent shaped beaches of gleaming white sand leading to turquoise seas – all laid out before you on ...

Venice Lands

5 Days Easy
On this short break you will ride and discover the fascinating Venice Lagoon, the characteristic Chioggia, charming Padova and the fanastic villas along the Brenta canal. The starting point is Mestre, Venice mainland, which is well connected to the airports of Treviso and Venice Marco Polo ...

Eastern Algarve

8 Days Moderate
The eastern Algarve coast is dominated by the Parque Natural da Ria Formosa, a distinctive lagoon with offshore islands and beautiful beaches. This vast wetland reserve is a haven for wildlife and for birds of countless variety. From the Spanish border at Vila Real de Santo António, the route ...

Western Algarve

8 Days Moderate
The Western Algarve is an area of contrasts and a brilliant venue for a cycling holiday. Our tour, which starts in the ancient town of Silves, concentrates on the beautiful coastline west of Portimão, and then the wild and undeveloped Atlantic coast with its classic surfing beaches. The route ...


8 Days Moderate
This seven-night tour takes in all that the beautiful, low-key Balearic island of Menorca has to offer. From inland pine forests to picturesque coves and rocky cliffs, immerse yourself in this stunning, unspoilt landscape. Your trip begins in Mahón, where you will have plenty of time to ...

Green Coast of Spain

8 Days Moderate
It is well-known that the Spanish favour the Costa Verde as a holiday destination, and it’s not hard to see why. The provinces of Cantabria and Asturias are blessed with remarkable scenery: the snow-capped, jagged peaks of the Picos de Europa, the verdant foothills and ancient farming ...

Amsterdam & North Holland

5 Days Moderate
For this holiday, we carefully selected an excellent hotel. It is peacefully located, next to a golf course, in Purmerend. Near the hotel, you can take a bus to Amsterdam. But, we can also go by bike to the capital of Holland. Even in such a big city, there are safe cycle paths. Not only do we ...

Strasbourg & Alsace Villages

8 Days Easy
Discover the cities of Strasbourg, Obernai and the authentic old town of Colmar in the wonderful French region of Alsace. This area is known for its gastronomy, its wine, its history as well as for its half-timbered houses. This relaxed itinerary will allow you to discover the region through ...

North Burgundy Family

7 Days Easy
Puisaye is a fantastic area of France offering nature, castles and fun activities, this region is ideal for family cycling tour. Burgundy is a land of great art and good living, pastoral and peaceful. During the cycling trip you will discover great abbeys, elegant châteaux, medieval half ...

Leisurely Loire Valley

8 Days Easy
Encounter more than two hundred castles. Pedal from historic town to town, visiting architectural masterpieces. Quiet country roads and gentle terrain make for perfect cycling. See the house where Leonardo da Vinci spent the last years of his life. Cycle along the world-famous Loire Valley ...

Fairytale Island Family Tour

8 Days Easy
The wonderful island Funen is often referred to as the garden of Denmark. Funen is also in the centre of Denmark, making the island very accessible from both Copenhagen Airport and with the train directly from the rest of Europe. South of Funen lies the archipelago with small picturesque ...

Bruges and Belgian Coast

7 Days Easy
Explore the stunning region between the Belgian coast and the fascinating city of Bruges on this trip that is perfect for families. With glorious beaches, shopping and cultural heritage, there are a host of attractions waiting to be discovered. Easy to navigate cycling paths take you along ...

The Belgian Beer Trail

8 Days Easy
When people talk about Belgium, they of course talk in the first place about good food, but also about… beer! In Belgium, there are about 400 kinds of beer, an enourmeous variety for such a small country. Therefore, we could no longer wait to create a tour with our great Belgian beer as central ...

Amsterdam to Bruges

8 Days Moderate
Two countries, Holland and Belgium, united in one route. Combining the highlights of Holland’s Golden Age and the heydays of the Flemish trade cities in the Middle Ages. And of course Holland’s own world wonder: the Delta Works. The Dutch 17th century Golden Age and the heyday of the Flemish ...


5 Days Easy
This easy five-day tour is the perfect introduction to a family cycling holiday, taking in the beautiful World Heritage city of Prague, picturesque countryside and enchanting medieval towns of the Czech Republic. Ride through lush river valleys, forest trails and over undulating hills and ...

Austrian Lakes

8 Days Easy
A delightful, leisurely route through Austria’s famous lake district, the ‘Salzkammergut’, where crystal-clear lakes combine with towering mountains to create unrivalled vistas. This region was a favourite of the Austrian monarchs. Elegant Bad Ischl, one of their favoured haunts, is your base ...

Into the Valley of the Alps

8 Days Easy
With the chance to see some of Austria’s finest mountain scenery and a host of attractions for all ages, we think that this trip is perfect for families wanting to enjoy a mix of easy, stress-free cycling and fun activities. The itinerary is relaxed, allowing plenty of time to explore the ...

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