Bike Tours into History


Many tours visit historical sites and may even give some insights, however the following tours specialise in and take pride in their history. They are definitely bike tours but the focus is usually more on history than cycling. Often accompanied by a historian, archaeologist or other expert, you'll learn heaps and enjoy it all from a bike!

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Barcelona Bike Tour - FROM THE X CENTURY TO MODERNISM

1 Day(s)
Moderate
Guided

From Vilafranca we will go to the capital of cava, Sant Sadurní, on a flat walk to the Romanesque monastery of Sant Sebastià dels Gorgs (eleventh century and declared of National Interest), where we will stop a few minutes. Then we will bike some a ...

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Anglo Zulu Battlefields

4 Day(s)
Moderate
140 km
avg 35 Km
Guided

This is a huge opportunity for mountain biking on raw natural trails that are sculpted through the ages by these rural peopled as they go about their daily lives. Just a stone's throw away from the city of Durban is the fabled Valley of 1000 Hill ...

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Hadrian's Wall 5 Day Tour

5 Day(s)
150 miles
Self-guided

Saunter across the North! Our 5 day/4 night tour is first and foremost a touring holiday. The five days on the saddle gives you the time to really look around and spend time in the places that grab you. This is truly a tour for people looking to disc ...

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Hadrian's Wall 3 Day Cycling Tour

3 Day(s)
150 miles
avg 50 Miles
Self-guided

The 3 Day tour is all go, go, go and is only advisable for regular cyclists. Averaging close to 50 miles a day over some stunning scenery, it's a tour about the journey more than the places inbetween-and what a journey it is.

Hadri ...

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Hadrian's Wall 4 Day Tour

4 Day(s)
Moderate
150 miles
avg 38 Miles
Self-guided

Our 4 day/3 night tour cruises for the first two days across the Solway coast, ensuring you get an overnight stay in in the historic city of Carlisle, while increasing the milage a little to the wonderful town of Hexham in the second part of the tour ...

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Hadrian's Wall 4 Day Supported Cycling Tour

4 Day(s)
Moderate
150 miles
avg 38 Miles

Four days of history, high-jinx and a few hills on our supported tour across the historical UNESCO World Heritage site of Hadrian's. Wall Our 4 day/4 night fully supported tour cruises for the first two days across the Solway coast, ensuring you ...

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Coast, Glens and St Patrick's Trail Tour

7 Day(s)
Moderate
188 miles
avg 31 Miles
Guided

What a way to kick off the St Patrick's Day celebrations by touring around the area where he first began his journey in Ireland. From where he was put to work as a slave round Slemish when he was first brought to Ireland, to where he established ...

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Ancient Rome

3 Hour(s)
Easy-Moderate
10 km
Guided

A journey of discovery of the ruins of the ancient city, a gradual path, from the Republic to the Imperial age, in the main sites of ancient Rome. Riding a bicycle you will visit the sightseeing of the city and will learn the events that made Rome gr ...

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Tour de Provence Roman

7 Day(s)
Moderate
301 km
avg 60 Km
Guided

This Cycling Holiday Provence is for the romantics, cyclists and Francophiles. But this tour is also ideal for the French historians and cultural zealots.  The Tour de Provence Roman, as the name suggests, is a cycling holiday in Provence France ...

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Allies Stage 1 Mont St Michel - Amiens - Ypres

15 Day(s)
Easy-Moderate
775 km
Guided

Astonishing Mont Saint-Michel which rises out of the ocean like a fairytale castle. We take a behind the scenes tour here before our departure on this historic Odyssey.
Normandy, Picardy, all of Northern France! Beautiful countryside, tiny lan ...

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