Take your bike and go explore the world starting by your neighbourhood ! If you want to discover amazing landscapes and to enjoy your trip by talking with your co-traveller or just earing the birds’ songs all along your ride, the bicycle is just what you need.
You will find below some ideas fr travelling by bike : « green roads » for bicycling, travel agencies which offers bike tours and several blogs where people are talking about their trip by bike.
Free roads to bicyle in Europe :
Vélodyssey : a 1200 km long cycle route along the Atlantic coast
EuroVelo6 : a bicycle road from Rhine river to Atlantic by bike
Ideas of agencies :
Le Vélo Voyageur : bicycling in Europe
Cycle.Travel : bicycling in UK
Gourmet Cycle Tours : bicycling in France, Italy and Spain
Exodus Travels : bicycling in France, Morroco and Vietnam
Rei Adventures : bicycling in Asia, Australia and Europe
Vélorizons : travelling by bike in France and everywhere ! (French website)
Trek Travel : bike tours in France
Intrepid Travel : cycling tours all around the world (Polar, Asia, Africa, Europe, South Amercia, Central America, North Amercia, Middle East, Australia & Oceania)
Tyco Travel : bicycling in Mallorca, France and Sicily
Cycle Tours : bicylcing in Europe (Netherlands, Croatia, Greece, Spain, Austria, Germany, Albania etc)
S-Capetravel : walking & cycling tours in Europe (Portugal, UK, France, Italy, Greece etc)
Basque Country Cycling : bicycling in the South-West of France
Bike World : bicycling in Myanmar
Cycling Croatia: bicycling in Croatia
Travel Triangle : bicycling in India
Baltic Bike Travel : bicycling in Lithuania, Latvia, Estonia, Russia, Poland and Belarus
Adventure Cycling Association : learn the basics of bicycle travel: getting in shape, packing, and more
Cyclo Camping International : is non-profit organisation bringing together and helping those who travel by bike. It’s run by volunteers, fellow lovers of independent bicycle touring, uniting those who are leaving tomorrow with those who’ve just returned. You can swap tips, meet up and share experiences.
France Vélo Tourisme : is the official website to discover France by bike. It’s the enjoyable and ecological friendly way to find out cycling tourism in France, planning your holidays, biking trips or cycling tours and weekends on bicycle paths, greenways and other bicycle routes in France
For information, some blogs about Bike Trips :
Le Braquet de la Liberte : French blog about Bertrand, who travel by bike
Well Spoke’N : Follow Kim and her trips
VoyageLab : French blog about travelling with a bike from Strasbourg to Amsterdam for example
World Bike Travel : Karol told us about his expedition around the world by bike
Two Wheel Cruise : English blog about Japan
Brew City Biker : Beer, bike and travel, three words which matched !
Tom’s Bike Trip : The adventures of an explorer in a two-wheeled travel