For 2019 we have prepared a relatively small but meticulously curated collection of self guided cycling holidays in Europe. With an emphasis of quality over quantity, we have tried to identify the best locations and develop some unforgettable cycling experiences for you. Our self guided cycling holidays in Europe include itineraries in Austria, Germany, Italy, Mallorca, Croatia, Slovenia and Poland. Enjoy your self guided cycling holiday in Europe with The Natural Adventure Company!
Discover both the popular and the quiet, but not less spectacular, side of the Amalfi Coast. You will start from the little fishermen’s village of Vietri and cycle in western direction towards the very tip of the peninsula, Punta Campanella, taking in all the famous villages – Atrani, Amalfi, Positano, Ravello and Praiano.
This is a tour that combines the typical hilly landscape of Tuscany with its mixture of colours and scents and the striking scenery of the Etruscan coastline. The local cycle paths will take you through Pisa, Livorno, Piombino, feeling the warm Mediterranean sea breeze and enjoying beautiful white sandy beaches, finishing on the Island of Elba.
Known for its slow food, fine wines, regal palazzi and authentic French-influenced atmosphere, Piedmont is one of Italy’s most diverse regions. Cycling among the rolling hills covered with vineyards, you will explore various treasures of culinary, architectural and cultural nature – all this at your own, relaxed pace.
From the capital of South Tyrol, through the picturesque countryside of Verona, Vicenza, Padua and across Lake Garda to Venice, we offer you all the highlights of northern Italy in a single trip. Besides the stunning sceneries on the way, you will also be able to relax in the thermal spas in Abano.
This guided boat and bike tour of Dalmatia and its islands starts and ends in Split, exploring amazing coastlines, medieval towns, old villages and picturesque bays. You will be based on a modern steel-hulled vessel with traditional look, offering accommodation in air-conditioned, spacious en-suite cabins with double or twin beds.
From the soaring peaks of the Julian Alps and the vast undergrounds of Postojna and Škocjan caves, to the sparkling emerald-green Bled and Bohinj lakes and the beautiful coastline along the Adriatic Sea, Slovenia really does have it all. We are happy to invite you on a 11-day cycling adventure which will take you to all the highlights this small country has to offer.
Imagine cycling through a green countryside full of vineyards, olive trees, rivers and forests, beautiful villages, and medieval hilltop towns. This trip offers the most comprehensive experience of the Istrian Peninsula as it will reveal you both the natural beauty of the coastline, the idyllic countryside and the rich cultural heritage of the villages and towns.
The Danube Cycle Path from Passau to Vienna is Europe’s most popular cycling route. It goes on a dedicated cycling path along the river, so you will be able to marvel the natural beauty around you without worrying about any car traffic. On your way, you will also have plenty of time to stop and indulge yourself in the culinary delights of the region.
Cycle between the sparkling freshwater lakes of southern Bavaria, with a backdrop of the forested slopes and snow-covered peaks of the Bavarian Alps. You will ride along quiet country roads, scenic lanes and riverside paths, through green forests, marshlands and alpine foothills, passing by lakeside market towns and traditional Bavarian villages.
This is a cycling tour that will let you experience the best Austria has to offer: two of its most iconic cities and magnificent alpine landscapes. The tour starts from Innsbruck, taking you through the majestic Zillertal valley to the landmark city of Salzburg, where you will be able to enjoy Austria’s cultural heritage as well as the spectacular Krimml Waterfall.
Often called a cyclist’s paradise, Mallorca attracts thousands of cyclists all year long with its warm weather, vast mixture of terrain and bike-friendly traffic. The tour we offer you is the ultimate mixture of small Mallorcan villages, vast sandy beaches and vibrant resorts. Experience one of the best cycling destinations in Europe in style and at your own pace!
This self guided cycling tour will take you through the cosy villages and towns located in picturesque valleys and dales of the Tatra and Pieniny mountains. During most of the trip you will be cycling along the Dunajec River and visit two National Parks and three UNESCO-listed sites, including the magnificent Krakow.