Where can I go on holiday if I love cycling?

Cycling doesn’t just help you get from A to B, it also grants you easy access to some of the most remote and beautiful places in the world, that you wouldn’t necessarily be able to reach on foot or by car. Travelling on two wheels allows you the luxury of setting your own pace, feeling the wind in your hair and getting some exercise at the same time.

We’ve come up with a list of 8 beautiful countries to explore by bike. So why delay? Time to get pedalling!

1. Cycle France

Take a gentle cycle through traditional French villages and sun-soaked vineyards in Provence, or cycle along the captivating Brittany coastline which boasts hidden coves and elegant seaside towns.

2. Cycle Japan

One of the best places to venture into on two wheels is Kyoto which is well known for its zen gardens, ornate temples and enchanting geisha districts. The routes are all easy to navigate on your own and there are plenty of routes that can be cycled by anyone with a reasonable level of fitness.

3. Cycle Morocco

Looking to get away from it all and escape the fast pace of everyday life? Then why not head to Morocco? The main feature of a Moroccon cycling holiday is the unparalleled view of the incredible Atlas mountains – one of North Africa’s most breathtaking and untouched wonders.

4. Cycle Thailand

Thailand is one of the world’s most visited destinations, but for those who are willing to step off the beaten track there’s still plenty of natural wonder waiting to be discovered. Whether you want to enjoy a beautiful sunset as you cycle through Bangkok or explore the wilds of Cambodia – there’s something for everyone.

5. Cycle India

India is a fantastic place to travel if you’re looking for a rich cultural experience. Tour Sikkim’s captivating tea trails, take a gentle cycle through the glittering green state of Kerala, or perhaps you’d rather go on an epic cycle through India’s Nubra Valley. Whatever your experience level, you’ll find something to suit you!

6. Cycle Bulgaria

If you’re looking for a beautiful European destination that’s off the beaten track, then Bulgaria is a top choice. Its quaint countryside, medieval churches and ancient ruins make for the perfect cycling adventure.

7. Cycle Jordan

If you’re looking for spectacular desert views and great hospitality then try visiting this magical Oasis in the Middle East.

8. Cycle Madagascar

Madagascar is most famous for its unique wildlife. Ninety percent of the island’s species aren’t found anywhere else on Earth, making it the perfect destination for nature enthusiasts. With a wide variety of ecosystems from plains to rainforests, Madagascar is a fascinating destination to explore by bike.

Have you been on a cycling holiday that you particularly enjoyed? Where did you travel to? Or perhaps you’re thinking about travelling to one of the destinations above? We’d love to know more! Join the conversation on the community forum, or leave a comment below.

Rest Less is here to help our members and provide support in many different aspects of life. Help our work by subscribing today. Subscribers enjoy an ad-free experience as well as exclusive access to subscriber only content, offers and events.

Member contributions go towards supporting our high quality content, improving our bespoke platforms, and strengthening our age-positive advocacy work.

Subscribe today for just £1 per month.

Get a free Pension Health Check

If you’re considering getting financial advice and are looking for somewhere to start, Rest Less Pensions are offering a free Pension Health Check with one of their experts. They can offer you information and guidance on the call and at the end will discuss whether you would benefit from paying for professional financial advice. Capital at risk.

Book your free pension check

Comments

Loading comments...

    Discussions are closed on this post.

    Leave a reply

    Thanks, your comment has been saved.

    Sorry, there was a problem saving your comment. Please refresh and try again.

    Get the latest ideas, advice and inspiration

    No spam. Just useful and interesting stuff, straight to your inbox. Covering jobs, finance, learning, volunteering, lifestyle and more.

    By providing us your email address you agree to receive emails and communications from us and acknowledge that your personal data will be used in accordance with our Privacy Policy and Terms and Conditions. You can unsubscribe at any time by following the link in our emails.

    Enjoying Rest Less? Help us reach more people like you

    Leave us a rating Want to tell us something?