Tour the Loire with cycle expert Harvey Downard
Summer is a great time to break out the cycle, and there's a bounty of sun soaked landscapes to explore in neighbouring Europe. We sent intrepid cycli...Read more
April means one thing here at Cycling for Softies HQ... Spring is finally here. The mornings are much brighter, the evenings are feeling a little longer and the green is starting to appear on the trees and hedgerows. It can only be a sign of a good thing.
To celebrate this new season we are delighted to offer you £100 worth of John Lewis vouchers when you book your cycling holiday throughout April*.
*T's & C's: Valid for all bookings made by the 30 April 2017. Cannot be redeemed for cash. Subject to availability. Cannot be applied to bookings already made. Cannot be combined with any other offer. £100 voucher per booking.
Explore, not just the beautiful terrain, but the vast array of produce borne from it, meeting and learning from local producers as you go.
From ancient villages to historic cities, there are plenty of interesting places to stop and soak up Provençal history on our Côtes du Rhône tour.
A fully guided e-bike adventure across a classic Tuscan landscape into the winelands. Starting high in the Tuscan hills, in the pretty town of Cortona, this tour takes you deep into the most enticing Chianti wine territory - with plenty of opportunities to sample the goods, alongside wondrous Italian fayre.
The magical region of Loire; world-famous for its marvellous châteaux, magnificent rivers, delicious wines and fabulous cycling holidays, of course!
This is Italy but with a distinctly Austrian feel, as you find yourself in the domineering mountain terrain of the Südtirol.
In between wine tastings and gorgeous gastronomic stop-offs, you’ll enjoy riverside cycling through wonderful scenery.
Pedal your way gently along quiet side roads and tracks and feast on wondrous Italian fayre and delicious Italian wines on your Tuscan cycling holiday.
One of the country’s hidden gems, Mayenne is a wonderfully understated region full of old-world charm. It's the perfect introduction to rural France and an ideal cycling holiday for children.
It’s impossible not to be seduced by the beauty and glamour of Provence. On your cycling holiday take in the best that this glorious region has to offer.
Enjoy cycling along pretty lanes that meander from one vineyard to another, taking in some of the most exceptional gastronomy in all of France.
With fabulous food and wine, beautiful landscapes, meandering valleys and ancient villages galore, Bordeaux has a lot to offer as a cycling destination.
Ask any French person and they'll confirm it: Bordeaux is known throughout France for its wonderful wine. When it comes to the smoothest, the fruiti...Read more