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UK Bike Tours


The Great British countryside is home to dramatic coastlines and rolling fields of green that will make it hard to believe you are still in England on your next cycling holiday or cycling weekend escape. Our carefully curated cycling tours in Sussex and the Cotswolds are designed to bring you the very best that the UK has on offer, with plenty of wide open space and fresh air to enjoy. And, of course, it wouldn’t be a Softies holiday without expert tips for where to find the best afternoon cream teas, beachside ice creams and fine wines from the vineyard estates that you will discover en route.

Looking to get away for a shorter break? We also offer short break cycling weekends in the Cotswolds and Sussex in England, UK – the perfect way to escape and recharge over a long weekend.

To find out more about cycling holidays in the UK call our cycle experts today. If you are looking for an easy cycling route, we have plenty of options. We offer e-bike tours too.

Why Book With Us?

  • 40 years' creating tailor-made holidays
  • Crafted by experts who love cycling
  • Boutique hotels and gourmet dining
  • Local support in destination
  • Luggage transferred between your hotels
  • Fully serviced hybrid and e-bikes
  • ABTA & ATOL protected

Our Top Tours in the UK

Our cycle team have expertly crafted these leisurely cycling holidays in the UK, filled with gourmet experiences, sumptuous wines and boutique stays. From the rural Cotswolds to the seaside of Sussex, explore the beauty of the UK by bike.

Things to do in the UK

Cycling in the UK

Cycling in the UK

With a great network of cycle paths, and beautiful countryside lanes, cycling in the UK is a wonderful adventure. Every town you pass has a long and fascinating history, as well as a delicious local speciality. The bountiful farmers’ markets and lively pubs you visit are sure to be happy memories you take home with you.

Best Cycling Holidays in the UK
Sussex Wine on a UK cycling holiday

Sussex Wine

The wines made from Sussex vineyards are turning heads in the international community. Sussex sparkling white wine is delicious and a worthy competitor to Champagne. When on our Sussex cycling holidays, you’ll have the chance to stop off and enjoy a tasting and tour of one of the UK’s trailblazer winemakers.

Wine Regions Sussex
Sussex Destination Guide

Heritage Sites

Rich in both historical and natural beauty, the UK countryside is home to many wonderful sights. From proud castles rising above sleepy villages to picturesque forests encircling wildflower meadows, there’s a photo-worth moment around every corner when exploring by bike. Thanks to conservation efforts, Heritage Sites across the country are always in top condition, ready for you to visit.

Best Cycling Destinations UK
Short Break Cycling Holidays Planning

Cycling Weekends in the UK

A quick escape to the English countryside is a rejuvenating experience. On a cycling weekend in the UK, enjoy indulgent spas, beautiful scenery and leisurely routes as you make the most of the rural bliss. Head to the seaside and make a splash or lose yourself amongst the meadows and villages of the countryside, in the UK’s most relaxing regions.

Cycling for Softies Experts: Steven


Head of Cycling
What our experts say

Our selection of UK cycling tours can be found in some of our favourite picturesque pockets of English countryside. We hope these offer you the opportunity to get outdoors and enjoy the fresh air on a luxurious cycling holiday that is a little closer to home.

Our Regions in the UK

Inspiration for Cycling Holidays in the UK

FAQs About Our UK Cycling Holidays

There are great easy cycling holidays in the UK to enjoy in Sussex and the Cotswolds. There’s gentle terrain in the peaceful villages where you can admire the beautiful countryside views. These areas are low-traffic areas away from the hustle and bustle of the main cities.

Our UK cycling tours run from May through to October. This is to maximise the chance of good weather in the area. In addition, all the landmarks, restaurants and vineyards will be open during your cycling holiday.

Our expert team will make your UK cycling holiday as smooth as possible from start to finish. We are on hand to help with your travel arrangements where required. We are also ABTA & ATOL bonded so you can book with confidence.

Our team have selected the best hotels on our UK cycling tours in the Cotswolds and Sussex. Expect luxury accommodation and first-class service during your stay. An excellent way to unwind after being on the saddle during your UK cycling holiday.

We Can Tailor-make
a Holiday to Suit You…

We have a team of experts on hand to help you choose the perfect holiday. From a luxury cycling holiday weekend in Tuscany to a big adventure in through the Loire Valley, we’re whatever you want your holiday to be.