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Byron Bay Self-Guided Bike Tour

Explore Australia's Coastal Paradise and Hinterland

Tour Duration

5D / 4N

Trip Style

Self-Guided

Activity Level

3

Hotel Level

Explorer

Bikes

Trek Domane SL 6 AXS Gen 4
Trek Electric-Assist FX+ 2 Stagger

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Starting from

$2,199.00 per person

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Experience the soothing vibe of Byron Bay as you dive into its varied landscapes and local culture on an Australian self-guided bike tour.

Embrace the freedom of exploring Byron Bay, Australia's cycling paradise, at your leisure with our Self-Guided bike tour. Enjoy the coastal charm, subtropical climate, and mesmerizing hinterland paths, setting your own pace every pedal of the way. Immerse yourself in the vibrant tapestry of Indigenous heritage, arts, and surf culture, adding depth to Byron Bay's captivating allure. This bike tour invites you to blend laid-back vibes with exhilarating rides, choosing each day's adventure amidst awe-inspiring coastal beauty. Opt for a cycling experience in Byron Bay that's as unique as you are, promising unforgettable moments in one of Australia's most beloved retreats.

Trip Wows
  • Ride stunning routes including cycling to Cape Byron Lighthouse, the most easterly location on mainland Australia

  • Enjoy the delicious meals with ocean-front views

  • Relax and swim in crystal-clear waters at one of Byron’s pristine local beaches

  • Discover the comfort of lodging in one handpicked hotel, ideally located for exploring Byron Bay

  • Explore Byron Bay's lush hinterland and serene macadamia groves

Back of cyclist overlooking the ocean

Enjoy the soothing vibe of Byron Bay

Unwind amidst the picturesque Byron Bay landscape

Explore Byron Bay by bike, soak in its breathtaking scenery, and relax on some of Australia's most picturesque beaches.


What Guests are Saying
Cyclist, Melanie, riding in front of the Trek Travel van

Discovering Byron Bay by bike uncovers coastal beauty, lush hinterlands, and indigenous heritage. Pedaling through these picturesque paths deepens your connection to nature and history. Plus, there are some fantastic dining experiences waiting for you!

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Melanie B., Trip Designer

A person in cycling gear holding a koala

Australia has such unique flora and fauna and to experience this country by bike is the best way. Come Downunder for a trip to remember, the beaches, landscape, animals, and food will blow you away!

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Nick H., Trek Travel Guide

Trek provides an outstanding biking experience, with an opportunity for unmatched adventure travel and biking. The Trek tours are favorites of people who love biking.

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Jean C., Trek Travel Guest

Two cyclists pose for a portrait photo

Every day was a great experience that really surpassed my expectations. The attention to detail was amazing with surprises at every turn.

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David M., Trek Travel Guest


A cyclist riding in hinterland Byron Bay

Great Ride

Ride in the hinterland surrounding Byron Bay

Explore the stunning landscapes of Australia hinterland, where breathtaking ocean vistas await as your delightful reward.


Dates & Pricing

Book early for the best price

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  • Private

  • Limited Availability


Itinerary
Rider Information

Hotels
BB HotelApartments King room
Byron Bay Hotel Apartment pool
Byron Bay, Australia
Byron Bay Hotel & Apartments
Explorer

Byron Bay Hotel and Apartments is your ideal home base whilst you explore Byron Bay. Accommodation located right in the heart of Byron Bay surrounded by vibrant cafes, restaurants and fashion boutiques with glorious Main Beach just a few minutes away.

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Bikes & Gear
Ride the Best Bikes in the Industry
Trek Domane SL 6 AXS Gen 4 bike Road
Trek Domane SL 6 AXS Gen 4

The latest Domane SL 6 is made for a fun biking adventure. This high-performance endurance road bike features a wireless electronic SRAM Rival eTap AXS drivetrain that allows for precision shifting in any conditions. The combination of the carbon frame with IsoSpeed technology and hydraulic disc brakes make even the hardest roads seem easy and fun!

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Trek FX+2 Stagger E-Bike
Trek Electric-Assist FX+ 2 Stagger

The FX+ 2 Stagger is a lightweight electric bike that’s perfect for making your Trek Travel trip even more enjoyable. It has an intuitive and natural-feeling pedal assist system that will glide you down those scenic roads, so you can just focus on the fun. The integrated battery keeps this bike looking sleek and with just that little bit of extra power, you can roll up those hills with ease. The stagger frame style is available in small only.

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Additional Gear
  • Trek Travel water bottles to keep
  • Bontrager saddle
  • Bontrager helmet
  • Bontrager front and rear Flare R lights
  • GPS computer with preloaded routes
  • Shimano SPD-SL road style pedals, Shimano SPD mountain style pedals, caged, or flat pedals
  • A flat pack containing a tube, levers, and a CO2 cartridge with inflator
  • For the most comfortable ride, we recommend you bring your own saddle. If you prefer, you can bring your own pedals and helmet on the trip and our guides will install your gear on the first day during your bike fit.
A collage of cycling gear guests will use on a Trek Travel Self-Guided Bike Tour.

Trip Inclusions

Additional Details

Your Day. You Decide.

Our self-guided vacations are designed to fit all types of travel styles. Whether you like to spend your time relaxing or on a non-stop adventure, you get to decide what your day looks like. Choose your mileage, itinerary, and experience level and leave the rest to us!

Your Trip Need to Knows:

  • When designing our routes, we do our best to avoid busy roadways as much as possible, however, urban riding and sections of busy roads are unavoidable for some segments of your rides.
  • Please be aware that Visa and Mastercard are accepted everywhere but American Express only in some locations. Some banks can also limit cash withdrawal to $500-1000 AUD.
  • Look right and keep left! In Australia, you cycle on the left side of the road along with traffic. Extra attention and caution are required as you ride, cross intersections, and enter traffic circles if this is the opposite side of the road that you are accustomed to.

Before and After Your Trip

Weather

Average monthly temperature and precipitation

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
High (°F) 83.0° 82.0° 81.0° 77.0° 72.0° 68.0° 68.0° 71.0° 74.0° 77.0° 80.0° 81.0°
High (°C) 28.3° 27.8° 27.2° 25.0° 22.2° 20.0° 20.0° 21.7° 23.3° 25.0° 26.7° 27.2°
Low (°F) 67.0° 66.0° 64.0° 59.0° 52.0° 49.0° 46.0° 46.0° 52.0° 56.0° 61.0° 64.0°
Low (°C) 19.4° 18.9° 17.8° 15.0° 11.1° 9.4° 7.8° 7.8° 11.1° 13.3° 16.1° 17.8°
Rain (in) 6.89° 6.36° 6.54° 7.15° 3.93° 6.05° 3.34° 3.39° 2.77° 3.04° 5.14° 5.1°
FAQs

Byron Bay enjoys a consistently pleasant climate throughout the year. From September to November, temperatures range between 60-70°F (15-23°C). Although September stands as the driest month, rain always remains a possibility. Nights might bring a touch of chilliness, while mornings tend to carry a gentle humidity. Packing layers is always recommended and having suitable rain gear will ensure you fully enjoy your trip.

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To reserve your space on a trip, you can either call us at 866-464-8735 to speak with an expert Trip Consultant or book online any time by clicking the “BOOK THIS TRIP” icon near the upper right of each destination’s overview page.* Once you have submitted your reservation online, a Trip Consultant will contact you within one business day to answer any questions you may have and to confirm space, bike, and room availability on your desired trip. Your booking will be finalized once your no-risk deposit is paid. If you make a reservation more than 90 days prior to the trip, a $750 no risk deposit is due at the time of booking.** If you reserve your trip less than 90 days prior to the departure, the full balance is due at the time of booking. Once your booking is complete you will receive an email confirmation with important information pertaining to your trip.

*Please note that select trips cannot be booked online at this time. For those trips, please call a trip consultant at 866-464-8735.

**Deposit amounts vary for all Race, Cross Country, Special Edition, Ride Camp, Discover, and Self-Guided tours. Please confirm deposit amounts for all trips with your Trip Consultant at time of booking.

When a trip is booked, a guest confirmation email is immediately sent out. One week prior to the trip start, you’ll receive an email containing your trip start meeting location reminder and any last-minute information that you’ll need to know. You will also receive instructions to download the Ride with GPS app before your trip to provide you the day to day plan and daily route guides.

We understand things happen in life and sometimes you have to cancel or change your tour.

Read our Cancellation Policy

Our Trip Consultants are available to assist and can answer your questions. Please call us at 866-464-8735.

Trek Travel recommends that you purchase a travel protection plan to help safeguard you and your travel investment against the unexpected. We offer a travel protection plan through Arch RoamRight that provides coverage for unforeseen events that could affect your ability to travel with us.
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Your Self-Guided trip price is per person based on two guests sharing a room. If you are a solo traveler or if you want to stay in your own private room while traveling with other people, you will have a Single Supplement Fee added to your trip price at the time of booking.

Didn't find what you were looking for? Check out our General FAQs section. You will find answers to the most common questions that don't necessarily pertain to a specific trip.
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Guaranteed Trips

Our trips are guaranteed to run once we have one confirmed booking on the trip. Click here to view our full guarantee policy.

Trek Travel reserves the right to cancel trips with zero guests, therefore you must book with Trek Travel before making travel arrangements for the trip. We are not responsible for travel arrangements made prior to confirming your Trek Travel Trip. Select trips are not guaranteed.

Sold Out/Waitlist

This trip is currently sold out, but you may be added to the waitlist in the case of availability.

Limited Availability

If a date is marked with Limited Availability, there are few spots left to book. We will secure additional rooms from our hotels before confirming your reservation.

Looking to travel with a small group? Ask our trip consultants about private trips and learn more.

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 - Discovor:

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.

Self-Guided

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

Private

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.

Luxury:

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.

Explorer:

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

Combined:

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.

Self-Guided

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