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How to Choose Your Travel Style

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With more ways to travel with us than ever before, we’re here to help you decide which style is the best for you! Whether you want a classic guided experience or something totally custom, there’s a little something for everyone.

Guided trips are a great choice for you if…

  • You like traveling with a group and meeting new people
  • You feel most comfortable riding with the support of professional guides and a van
  • You want to arrive at your trip and have all the details organized for you

Self-Guided trips are a great choice for you if…

  • You love independence and private time during your vacations
  • You’re the master of your schedule and prefer to have the flexibility to change plans as you go
  • You feel comfortable changing a flat tire and you’re comfortable with self-navigating

Private, Custom, and À la Carte are great choices for you if…

  • You want to travel exclusively with your own friends and family
  • You have a specific destination in mind that isn’t part of our current offerings
  • You want to incorporate additional elements into your trip, such as private boat rides, fishing excursions, or guided hiking experiences
  • You want us to help with specific planning details, such as providing bikes and routes

Pro Race trips are a great choice for you if…

  • You’re a cycling fan and love watching the pros battle it out in the big races
  • You’re an avid cyclist who wants to experience what it’s like to ride like the pros
  • You’re looking for a VIP experience, with behind the scenes access and premier viewing locations

Ride Camps are a great choice for you if…

  • You love big days in the saddle
  • You get more excited to ride than to go sight see
  • You want to meet other avid riders from around the country


Found your perfect way to travel? Now find your dream destination.

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If a date is marked as Private, it is reserved for a private group.

Looking to travel with a small group or looking for a custom date?
Call our trip consultants at 866-464-8735

What is the Difference?

Ultimate Luxury:

Savor some of the most spectacular, 5-star properties in the world. Exuding luxury and elegance, these one-of-a-kind accommodations offer the chance to rejuvenate at award-winning spas, dine at Michelin-starred restaurants, and more.


Enjoy luxurious accommodations handpicked for a refined experience. From signature spa treatments to delicious local cuisine, you’ll be more than provided for; you’ll be pampered.


These handpicked hotels provide relaxation and fun in a casual and comfortable environment. Delicious cuisine and great service mix perfectly for a memorable stay.


On select cycling vacations, you’ll stay at a mix of Explorer and Luxury hotels. Rest assured, no matter which hotel level you’re at, our trip designers carefully select every accommodation.

Activity Level

Level 1:

Road: 1-3 hours of riding. Up to 25 mi (40 km). Up to 1,000 ft (300 m).

Gravel: 1-3 hours of riding. Up to 20 mi (35 km). Up to 1,000 ft (300 m).

Hiking: 1-3 hours of hiking. Up to 5 mi (8 km). Up to 1,000 ft (300 m).

Level 2:

Road: 2-4 hours of riding. 20-35 mi (35-60 km). Up to 2,500 ft (750 m).

Gravel: 2-4 hours of riding. 15-30 mi (25-45 km). Up to 2,000 ft (300 m).

Hiking: 2-4 hours of hiking. 4-8 mi (6-12 km). Up to 1,500 ft (450 m).

Level 3:

Road: 3-5 hours of riding. 25-55 mi (40-85 km). Up to 4,500 ft (1,500 m).

Gravel: 3-5 hours of riding. 20-40 mi (35-60 km). Up to 3,000 ft (900 m).

Hiking: 3-5 hours of hiking. 6-10 mi (9-16 km). Up to 2,000 ft (600 m).

Level 4:

Road: 4+ hours of riding. 40-70 mi (60-110 km). Up to 8,000 ft (2,400 m).

Gravel: 4+ hours of riding. 30-50 mi (45-80 km). Up to 4,000 ft (1,200 m).

Hiking: 4+ hours of hiking. 7-15 mi (11-24 km). Up to 4,000 ft (1,200 m).

What are your trip styles?

Classic - Reserve:

Savor the finer things as you relax in luxurious 5-star accommodations and wine, dine, and ride in some of the most unforgettable destinations around the world.

Classic - Signature:

Explore beautiful destinations by bike, enjoy extra inclusions, savor delicious local cuisine, and enjoy the perfect mix of accommodations.

Classic - Discover:

Enjoy a casual cycling vacation with fantastic routes and comfortable accommodations.

Ride Camp:

Train like the pros in some of their favorite riding destinations.

Pro Race:

See the pros in action at the biggest cycling events of the year.

Cross Country:

Tackle an epic adventure that takes you point-to-point across mountains, countryside, and more.


Enjoy a bike tour on your schedule with just your chosen travel companions.

Single Occupancy

Sometimes it’s more convenient and comfortable to have your own room while on vacation. We understand and that’s why we offer a Single Occupancy option. The additional price guarantees a private room all to yourself