Cycling Holidays for History & Culture

Sightseeing by Saddle!

Getting around all the various cultural and historic gems of a must-visit city like Florence or Prague is made a great deal easier with a bike!

We've picked out below the routes that are ideal for those who love to explore castles, can get lost in an art gallery, or spend an afternoon in an abbey. Some of our cycling trips explore the intricacies of historical pigrimage routes and allow you to get into the history of samll towns and rural areas away from the big cities. 

Enjoy high quality, comfortable, en suite accommodation, a well-maintained bicycle suitable for the local terrain, bicycle equipment: Including panniers, padlock, pump and puncture repair kit, route notes & maps, GPS files on request after booking, route support and helplines, luggage transport between hotels and Local representatives.

 

Apulia and Lecce

Apulia is a region in south-eastern Italy that includes the heel part of Italy’s boot, suspend..

  • 8 Days
  • Medium
  • Self-Guided
  • Historic
  • E-Bikes Available
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Bavarian Lakes

Experience the clean air of the fabulous Bavarian Lakes as you pedal along the cycle paths and turqu..

  • 8 Days
  • Easy
  • Self-Guided
  • Lakes-rivers-canals
  • E-Bikes Available
  • Historic
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Elbe Cycle Path: Prague to Dresden

The impressive city of Prague is the start of your journey, as you take a journey through history an..

  • 8 Days
  • Easy
  • Self-Guided
  • E-Bikes Available
  • Historic
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Florence to Rome

Start and end in two of Italy’s most famous cities on this self-guided holiday from Florence t..

  • 8 Days
  • Medium
  • Self-Guided
  • Historic
  • E-Bikes Available
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Leisurely Loire Valley

The Loire Valley, also known as "garden of France", is a charming land of vineyards, flowers and rol..

  • 8 Days
  • Easy
  • Self-Guided
  • Historic
  • E-Bikes Available
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Montecatini Terme to Florence

Cycle from Montecatini Terme to Florence on this unforgettable self-guided tour through Italy. Ride ..

  • 8 Days
  • Challenging
  • Self-Guided
  • Historic
  • E-Bikes Available
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Speyer, Heidelberg to Worms

Experience the romance of the Rhine as you cycle from Speyer, Heidelberg to Worms on this self-guide..

  • 7 Days
  • Easy
  • Self-Guided
  • Historic
  • E-Bikes Available
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Venice to Florence

Start and end in two of Italy’s most famous cities on this self-guided holiday from Venice to ..

  • 8 Days
  • Easy
  • Self-Guided
  • Historic
  • E-Bikes Available
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