Cycling Tours of Wales

A self-guided cycling holiday in Wales has to be one of the finest ways of viewing Wales' ever changing landscape. With views ranging from fields of never-ending green to towering mountain peaks and sun sets over the horizon, Wales' rich landscape never fails to amaze! Our cycling tours are designed to showcase the best of Wales whilst also providing cycle routes that are low in traffic wherever possible. With our itineraries you will visit some of the cultural and historical gems of Wales, whilst travelling safely and efficiently between destinations. Your cycling holiday will guide you through Wales' highlights whilst also giving you the independence to explore at your own pace. Whether you are discovering Wales for the first time or revisiting your favourite spots, our itineraries are designed to ensure your visit to Wales is unforgettable!

Celtic Trail - Fishguard to Swansea

Cycling is a fantastic way to appreciate the stunning countryside and diverse landscapes of Wales! From dramatic coastline, to wild woodland, towering mountains and stretching golden beaches Wales has it all.  Get a glimpse into Wales' history too, with visits to cathedral ruins in St. Davids, the old port of Milford haven, Pembroke Castle - birth place to Henry VII, Laugharne- the birth place of Dylan Thomas and the Kidwelly castle which dates back to as early as the 12th Century. These fascinating attractions are a great way to break up the journey and take a leisurely stroll around the sites before hopping back on your bike!  You can go at your own pace, cycling as fast or as slow as you wish. All the routes are clearly marked so it is almost impossible to get lost and with lots of opportunities for breaks in picturesque Welsh towns, villages, harbours and bays this trail is a joy! Includes: 6 nights accommodation with a full Welsh breakfast  We can also include additional services as required, such as: Transfers Activity/ Attraction entrance  Guiding services  Any other services you may require  Please contact us for more information.   

Classic Climbs - Self Guided

The hills of Mid Wales regularly appear in lists of the greatest climbs in Britain, and were featured in the Milk Race up until the early 1990s. This tour takes in the Bwlch y Groes (known in English as the Hellfire Pass) and the Devil's Staircase, two formidable ascents that will really test your legs and lungs. If you're looking for your next hill-climbing challenge, this is the tour for you. Our routes take in sections of the Cambrian Coast, Wild West and the old Trans Cambrian Sportives. As well as the two classic climbs, you will also get to experience the beautiful Lake Vyrnwy, an alpine-style ascent to Nant y Moch reservoir, and the remote splendour of the Cambrian Mountains. Your base for this tour will be the market towns of Machynlleth (2 nights) and Tregaron (1 night). After the challenge of relentless hills, you'll be treated to the best Welsh hospitality in charming, friendly country hotels. You can look forward to excellent locally-sourced food, plenty of space to relax before and after your rides, and comfortable clean rooms for a good night's sleep.  Please note: all bookings are done through our partners Cambria Tours Ltd.

Riverside Explorer - Guided

Rivers run through the heart of Mid Wales, linking the mountains in the East with the rugged coastline in the West. This tour follows the course of two of these beautiful watercourses. A circular route takes in the source and upper reaches of the River Teifi, whilst a second navigates the River Ystwyth from its source to the coastal town of Aberystwyth. The highlight of these rides is the stunning scenery, with mountain passes, river gorges and lush green pasture. This leisurely tour takes you along quiet country lanes and cycle paths to the bustling towns of Lampeter and Aberystwyth where there are plenty of cafés to choose from. Our back-up vehicle will provide snacks, drinks and mechanical support on the road.  Your base for this tour is the market town of Tregaron at the foot of the Cambrian Mountains. You’ll be staying in a cosy, country inn renowned for its friendly welcome. You can look forward to excellent locally-sourced food, a bustling bar to relax in before and after your rides, and a comfortable bed for a good night's sleep.  Please note: all bookings are done through our partners Cambria Tours Ltd.

Riverside Explorer - Self Guided

Rivers run through the heart of Mid Wales, linking the mountains in the East with the rugged coastline in the West. This tour follows the course of two of these beautiful watercourses. A circular route takes in the source and upper reaches of the River Teifi, whilst a second navigates the River Ystwyth from its source to the coastal town of Aberystwyth. The highlight of these rides is the stunning scenery, with mountain passes, river gorges and lush green pasture. This leisurely tour takes you along quiet country lanes and cycle paths to the bustling towns of Lampeter and Aberystwyth where there are plenty of cafés to choose from. Our back-up vehicle will provide snacks, drinks and mechanical support on the road.  Your base for this tour is the market town of Tregaron at the foot of the Cambrian Mountains. You’ll be staying in a cosy, country inn renowned for its friendly welcome. You can look forward to excellent locally-sourced food, a bustling bar to relax in before and after your rides, and a comfortable bed for a good night's sleep.  Please note: all bookings are done through our partners Cambria Tours Ltd.

Source to Sea – The River Teifi

With the Cambrian mountains in the East and the rugged coastline of Cardigan Bay in the West, Mid-Wales offers the full range of picturesque and stunning scenery. Connecting these are the rivers, which run through the heart of the region. This tour follows the course of the River Teifi from its source high in the Cambrian mountains to the Irish Sea. The highlight of this tour is the ever changing scenery. You will descend at a leisurely pace from a mountain top start, through quiet country lanes alongside lush green pasture before reaching the breathtaking coast. Your itinerary will offer you plenty of time to explore the history of the region as you pass through it including: bronze age settlements, medieval abbeys, woolen mills and the home of welsh coracle fishing. Your route will also give you the opportunity to stop off in the towns of Tregaron, Lampeter, Newcastle Emlyn and Cardigan. This tour includes a stopover at approximately half the distance along the river and an overnight stay in Cardigan at the end of day two where you can explore the historic town, Poppit Sands or the rugged coastline. Please note: all bookings are done through our partners Cambria Tours Ltd.

Source to Sea – The River Ystwyth

Rivers run through the heart of Mid Wales, linking the mountains in the East with the rugged coastline in the West. This tour follows the picturesque river Ystwyth as it carves its way through the spectacular Cambrian mountains, before it meets with the river Rheidol and enters the sea in Aberystwyth. The highlight of this ride is the stunning scenery, with mountain passes, river gorges and lush green pasture. This tour takes you along quiet country lanes and cycle paths, with the odd breathtaking descent. On route you will have the opportunity to learn more about the mining heritage of the Ystwyth valley, its Victorian estates, and the wildlife that is found in abundance along its banks. Aberystwyth offers the ideal place to end your ride and indulge in a post ride ice-cream on the prom. Please note: all bookings are done through our partners Cambria Tours Ltd.

The Lakes of Mid-Wales - Guided

Mid Wales is renowned for its many lakes and reservoirs, and is often described as the Welsh Lake District. This tour takes in some of the most spectacular as we cycle around Nant y Moch and the Elan Valley reservoirs in the beautiful Cambrian Mountains. Our tours incorporate parts of the Wild West Sportive and old Trans Cambrian Sportive routes. Without doubt the most stunning feature of this tour are the alpine-style mountain passes which you will navigate on the way to the hilltop lakes. You will also ride through the bustling seaside and market towns of Aberystwyth, Borth and Rhayader. Your base for this tour is the historic village of Devil's Bridge. Your hotel accommodation has history and character in abundance, and a lively bar that serves food made with local, seasonal produce. There will be plenty of time between rides for a stroll down to the delightful Mynach Falls, or to take a trip on the Vale of Rheidol narrow-gauge railway. Please note: all bookings are done through our partners Cambria Tours Ltd.

The Lakes of Mid-Wales - Self Guided

Mid Wales is renowned for its many lakes and reservoirs, and is often described as the Welsh Lake District. This tour takes in some of the most spectacular as we cycle around Nant y Moch and the Elan Valley reservoirs in the beautiful Cambrian Mountains. Our tours incorporate parts of the Wild West Sportive and old Trans Cambrian Sportive routes. Without doubt the most stunning feature of this tour are the alpine-style mountain passes which you will navigate on the way to the hilltop lakes. You will also ride through the bustling seaside and market towns of Aberystwyth, Borth and Rhayader. Your base for this tour is the historic village of Devil's Bridge. Your hotel accommodation has history and character in abundance, and a lively bar that serves food made with local, seasonal produce. There will be plenty of time between rides for a stroll down to the delightful Mynach Falls, or to take a trip on the Vale of Rheidol narrow-gauge railway. Please note: all bookings are done through our partners Cambria Tours Ltd.

Trans-Cambrian Challenge - Guided

The Cambrian Mountains are famous for their challenging hills and breathtaking descents. The highlights of this tour are an unrelenting climb up the Devil’s Staircase, featured in the Milk Race in the 1970s and 1980s; and an alpine-style ascent through the Cymystwyth valley to the Elan Valley reservoirs. You'll be rewarded by spectacular views across a rugged mountain landscape, with our rides following traffic-free routes through remote river valleys and mountain passes. If you're looking for a road cycling challenge in a spectacular natural environment, this is the tour for you. Your base is the market town of Tregaron at the foot of the Cambrian Mountains. You’ll be staying in a cosy, country inn renowned for its friendly welcome. You can look forward to excellent locally-sourced food, a bustling bar to relax in after your rides, and a comfortable bed for a good night's sleep. Please note: all bookings are done through our partners Cambria Tours Ltd.

Trans-Cambrian Challenge - Self Guided

The Cambrian Mountains are famous for their challenging hills and breathtaking descents. The highlights of this tour are an unrelenting climb up the Devil’s Staircase, featured in the Milk Race in the 1970s and 1980s; and an alpine-style ascent through the Cymystwyth valley to the Elan Valley reservoirs. You'll be rewarded by spectacular views across a rugged mountain landscape, with our rides following traffic-free routes through remote river valleys and mountain passes. If you're looking for a road cycling challenge in a spectacular natural environment, this is the tour for you. Your base is the market town of Tregaron at the foot of the Cambrian Mountains. You’ll be staying in a cosy, country inn renowned for its friendly welcome. You can look forward to excellent locally-sourced food, a bustling bar to relax in after your rides, and a comfortable bed for a good night's sleep. Please note: all bookings are done through our partners Cambria Tours Ltd.

Ystwyth Explorer

Spend a day cycling the beautiful Ystwyth Trail, an old railway line that winds its way from the historic market town of Tregaron in the foothills of the Cambrian Mountains, through spectacular countryside towards the bustling seaside town of Aberystwyth. We'll join the Ystwyth trail at Trawscoed, and as we make our way down-stream you'll learn basic bike maintenance and handling skills, and get the opportunity to explore the wild world of river banks, hedgerows and woodlands. Our Ystwyth Trail activity pack has lots to occupy riders young and old, and there'll be a delicious home-made lunch waiting for you at the half-way point. This is a cycling adventure for all the family! Please note: all bookings are done through our partners Cambria Tours Ltd.

RibRide Adventure in North Wales

Stay overnight in a choice of accommodation in the pretty town of Llandudno, North Wales before embarking on a day of adventure with an exhilarating 'RibRide' along the Menai Straight in Anglesey! Includes: 1 nights accommodation with a full Welsh breakfast RibRide boat trip We can also include additional services as required, such as: Transfers Guiding services  Any other services you may require Please contact us for more information. 

Surfing Lesson and Hotel stay: North Wales

Stay overnight in picturesque Llandudno, North Wales, before embarking on a day of adventure at the 'Surf Snowdonia Wavegarden'! This incredible place is the world’s first inland surf lagoon set in the heart of the stunning Conwy Valley overlooking Snowdonia National Park. Includes: 1 nights accommodation with a full Welsh breakfast Surfing lesson of chosen ability We can also include additional services as required, such as: Transfers Guiding services  Any other services you may require Please contact us for more information. 

Zipworld Adventure in North Wales

Stay overnight in a choice of accommodation in Llandudno, North Wales before embarking on a day of adventure at 'Zipworld' followed by an afternoon's bouncing at the incredible 'Bounce Below' cavern!  Includes: 1 nights accommodation with a full Welsh breakfast Zipworld entry We can also include additional services as required, such as: Transfers Guiding services  Any other services you may require Please contact us for more information. 

Got a thirst for Adventure? 

For the more adventurous holiday-maker, we have a fantastic selection of activities that will leave you wanting more! Whether its inland surfing, rock climbing, or descending an old slate cavern.. we can offer non-stop thrills in Wales!