United Kingdom Holidays 
   22 listed, in date order with guided Tours first. Click on any title for further information.

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  Christmas in York        no places availableRef: 1760
  New Year in Hampshire        no places availableRef: 1761
 
  Etape du Dales          3   
20th April 2018 (Fri) - 23rd April 2018 : 4 days£180
Enthusiast ABTOT   
Centre-based  :  Hostel  :  Some meals
Staying at Hawes Youth Hostel in Wensleydale. Cycling the route of the classic Etape du Dales cyclosportive, a hilly 175 kilometres with 3500 metres of climbing over 2 days. Challenging rides rewarded with stunning scenery and great cafes.
Leader: Lynn BlandRef: 1803
 
  Wales, Conwy          2   
4th May 2018 (Fri) - 7th May 2018 : 4 days£180
Moderate ABTOT   
Centre-based  :  Hostel  :  B&B
Based at Conwy in North Wales, with rides on the adjacent North Coast and into Snowdonia. 2 day long rides with a shorter ride on the last day. Using the North Coast cycle path and the quieter roads of Snowdonia where possible.
Leader: Richard HakesRef: 1805
 
  South Wales, Introduction to off-road trails          1+   2   
4th May 2018 (Fri) - 7th May 2018 : 4 days£195
Easy + / Moderate ABTOT   
Centre-based, Off -road  :  Hotel  :  B&B
Ever wanted to try off-road biking but not sure where to start? Based at a hotel in Swansea, explore miles of local trails, forest tracks, canal paths and more, with almost no interaction with traffic! Hotel B&B with one evening meal included.
Leader: Paul & Maxine RogersRef: 1806
 
  Scotland, NW & Bealach na Ba          3   
5 places available. Please contact the leader by email only until further notice
10th May 2018 (Thu) - 19th May 2018 : 10 days£960
Enthusiast ABTOT   
Moving-on  :  Ferry  :  Hotel  :  Some meals  :  Luggage transfer
Cycling via Tobermory on Mull, Ardnamurchan and Skye, then on over the Bealach na Ba to Applecross. Travel through remote areas, much of it on single track roads. Fantastic views of Mull and Skye. Continue via Gairloch and Ullapool before following a northerly coast to coast route to Inverness.
Leader: Martin JamiesonRef: 1809
 
  Scotland, Angus Glens & Coast          2   
Places for 1 or 2 females to share a room
13th May 2018 (Sun) - 20th May 2018 : 8 days£585
Moderate ABTOT   
Centre-based  :  Hotel  :  Half Board
Angus county is a great area for cycling with its wealth of quiet roads, varied scenery from its many glens below the Grampian foothills to the coastal towns such as Montrose and Arbroath. Counties of Perth, Aberdeen, Fife, and Dundee are also within reach from the central base of Forfar.
Leader: Pat & Ron HarrowRef: 1812
 
  Lands End to John O'Groats          3   
18th May 2018 (Fri) - 6th June 2018 : 20 days£2195
Enthusiast ABTOT   
Moving-on, Rest days  :  Hotel  :  Half board  :  Full vehicle support
Cycle from the bottom to the top of Great Britain. This very scenic tour uses mostly good quality hotels. With a longest day of 80 miles and many hills it is designed for the more experienced road cyclist.
Leader: Chris EllisonRef: 1816
 
  Way of the Roses          3   
19th May 2018 (Sat) - 22nd May 2018 : 4 days£290
Enthusiast ABTOT   
Moving-on  :  Hotel  :  B&B  :  Luggage transfer
Coast to coast from Morecambe to Bridlington with overnight stops in Skipton and York. Cross beautiful, varied landscapes including the Lune Valley, Yorkshire Dales, Nidderdale and the Yorkshire Wolds using traffic-free paths, on-road cycle lanes, country lanes and quieter roads.
Leader: Lynn BlandRef: 1817
 
  Scotland, NE & Cairngorms          3   
2 places available
19th May 2018 (Sat) - 27th May 2018 : 9 days£450
Enthusiast ABTOT   
Moving-on, Rest days  :  Hostel  :  Self catering  :  Carry own luggage
Start/finish Dundee. Cycle through Scotland's often overlooked north-east. Spectacular scenery, verdant countryside, quiet roads, a visit to Findhorn Ecovillage plus unforgettable climbs into the Cairngorm ski areas. See distilleries, red squirrels, very small towns and the north sea coast. Hotel, SYHA and private hostel accommodation.
Leader: Gary CumminsRef: 1818
 
  Lancaster & the Lake District          2   
26th May 2018 (Sat) - 2nd June 2018 : 8 days£160
Moderate ABTOT   
Multi-centre  :  Camping  :  Self catering  :  Carry own luggage
Starting at a campsite 3 miles from Carnforth Station and 7 miles north of Lancaster Station where all West Coast main line trains stop. Finishing at this campsite so cars can be left safely for the week. 2 days at Grange over Sands and 2 days at Kendal.
Leader: Brian P CurtisRef: 1823
 
  Cumbria, Eden Valley          2   
29th June 2018 (Fri) - 3rd July 2018 : 5 days£230
Moderate ABTOT   
Centre-based  :  Hostel  :  B&B
Based at Kirkby Stephen in the Eden valley which is surrounded by the Lake District, the Howgills, the Yorkshire Dales and the North Pennines. 3 day long rides of between 40-70mls with a shorter option on the longer ride. This area is not as busy as the Lake District or the central area of the Yorkshire Dales.
Leader: Richard HakesRef: 1833
 
  Heart of Northumberland, Alnwick        no places availableRef: 1835
 
  Mid-Wales MTB          3+ 
5th July 2018 (Thu) - 8th July 2018 : 4 days£210
Enthusiast + ABTOT   
Centre-based, Off-road  :  Guesthouse  :  Some meals
A weekend of mountain biking on the natural tracks around the Elan valley in mid-Wales. The Elan valley is often called “The Welsh Lake District”, with its stunning series of dams surrounded by moors and mountains. Guesthouse with breakfast and 2 evening meals included.
Leader: Paul RogersRef: 1836
 
  Scotland, Arran, Kintyre & Bute          2+ 
8th July 2018 (Sun) - 16th July 2018 : 9 days£700
Moderate + ABTOT   
Moving-on  :  Hotel  :  Half board  :  Carry own luggage
Start/finish near Kilmarnock. Visit Arran, often known as Scotland in miniature, and the Isle of Bute. Enjoy cycling past magnificent coastal and mountain scenery on often hilly terrain, 40-55mpd. Staying in a variety of accommodation
Leader: Mike JukesRef: 1837
 
  Isle of Man        no places availableRef: 1838
 
  Norfolk           2   
28th July 2018 (Sat) - 4th August 2018 : 8 days£170
Moderate ABTOT   
Moving-on  :  Camping  :  Self catering  :  Carry own luggage
Start/finish at a campsite in the Norfolk Broads within fairly easy reach of both Norwich and Great Yarmouth Stations. Explore the uniquely tranquil waterways of the Norfolk Broads, the stunning beaches and charming flint villages of the Norfolk coastline and the rich historical landscape of inland Norfolk with its castles and abbeys.
Leader: Matthew WrightRef: 1840
 
  Lands End to John O'Groats          3   
7th September 2018 (Fri) - 26th September 2018 : 20 days£2195
Enthusiast ABTOT   
Moving-on, Rest days  :  Hotel  :  Half board  :  Full vehicle support
Cycle from the bottom to the top of Great Britain. This very scenic tour uses mostly good quality hotels. With a longest day of 80 miles and many hills it is designed for the more experienced road cyclist.
Leader: Chris EllisonRef: 1853
 
  Scottish Borders          2     3   
8th September 2018 (Sat) - 15th September 2018 : 8 days£600
Moderate / Enthusiast ABTOT   
Centre-based  :  Hotel  :  Half board
Explore the land of the Common Ridings in late summer. Old coaching inn base with en suite rooms, good food and welcoming hosts. Choice of 2 rides each day (approximately 45 or 65 miles). Hilly terrain but varied landscapes, superb views, quiet back roads and great cafes.
Leader: Tony GoreRef: 1854
 
  Wales, Coast to Coast MTB Challenge        no places availableRef: 1856
 
  Autumn in the Cotswolds          2   
27th September 2018 (Thu) - 1st October 2018 : 5 days£380
Moderate ABTOT   
Centre-based  :  Hotel  :  Half board
This year's relaxing and sociable autumn short break is based at Lechlade-on-Thames, situated just to the south of the Cotswold hills, famous for their chocolate box stone villages. Staying in a traditional old coaching inn. 2 led rides each day into the attractive local countryside.
Leader: Mark WatersRef: 1860
 
  Christmas in York          1     2   
24th December 2018 (Mon) - 27th December 2018 : 4 days£325
Easy / Moderate ABTOT   
Centre-based  :  Hotel  :  B&B
Explore this historic city and surrounding countryside using cycle paths, lanes and B-roads, or simply relax and enjoy being waited on. Led rides of 32 and 50 miles (short cuts available) on Christmas and Boxing Days, plus led walks. B&B plus superb Christmas lunch. Non-cycling partners welcome.
Leader: Sheila SimpsonRef: 1866
 

 
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