Epic Adventures – Grand Historical Journeys of Epic Proportion

Our Epic Adventures are immersive multi region journeys. Inspired by famous historical figures, they are by design adventurous and challenging undertakings.

Ride with us into history on the road less travelled on our Epic bike tours.

Hotels: Mostly 1 night stays at best available hotels, focused on unique stays – castles, monasteries, guest houses. On the multi stage tours we incorporate a rest day at the end of each week. In this case we have a two night stay so you can enjoy the rest day.

Kms per day: Depends on the tour but as a guide 100km per day is the standard benchmark.

 


Iron Curtain – Berlin to Budapest
Description

Join us as we explore some of Europe's more recent history as we travel along the best cycling routes Europe has to offer. Start in Berlin where you can still feel the history, a city divided by the Iron Curtain. Then cycle south through Bavaria and onto Prague, follow the Danube River into Vienna, Brastiva and right to our finish; Budapest, the jewel of Hungry.

Duration

18 days / 17 nights. This a two stage tour.


Samurai – Honshu & Shikoku Island, Japan
Description

Join us in the Land of the Rising Sun to explore the least populated of the Japanese islands. Ancient Samurai roads, sacred Pilgrim routes and an immersion into a unique culture and gastronomy makes Japan the perfect cycling destination.

Duration

23 days / 22 nights. This a two stage tour.


Napoleon – Paris to Saint Petersburg
Description

Join us on this ride of historical proportions as we ride in the footsteps of Napoleon from Paris to Saint Petersburg. Divided into 3 stages the Napoleon tour is an exploratory epic ranging the length of Europe into the cultral heart of Russia following in the footsteps of Napoleon’s near 700,000 strong Grande Armée.

Duration

Epic: 36 days / 35 Nights made up of 3 stages


Hannibal – Barcelona to Rome
Description

Join us on a ride of historical proportions as we ride in the footsteps of Hannibal from Barcelona to Rome. Cycling on some of Europe’s most iconic and picturesque bike touring routes through Spain, France and Italy this epic journey has it all.

Duration

Epic: 29 day / 28 nights made up 2 stages 16 and 14 days long each.


Caesar – London to Rome
Description

Split into 2 stages the Caesar tour traverses five countries on a historical, gastronomic and cultural journey from London to Rome. Crossing waterways, rolling over vine clad hills and taking on mountain passes in the Alps and the Dolomites we head towards the Rubicon and beyond. Our final destination is the Eternal city of Rome.

Duration

Epic: 33 days / 32 Nights made up of 2 stages of 17 days each


3 Islands – Corsica, Sardinia and Sicily
Description

Split into 3 stages, each a week long on the islands of Corsica, Sardina and Sicily, The Phoenicians Tour is a journey through the history, food, architecture and traditions of these Mediterranean jewels. We ride from North to South from Corsica, home of Napoleon, to Sardinia and Sicily. The Mediterranean charm is truly at the heart of this tour.

Duration

Epic: 22 days / 21 Nights made up of 3 stages of one week each