Three Fantastic Self-Guided Cycling Holidays with HF Holidays
If you’re looking for a cycling holiday with a little more freedom, then you should take a look at some of the great self-guided cycling holidays on offer at HF Holidays
Worldwide (PRUnderground) July 27th, 2012
If you’re looking for an organised cycling holiday with a little more freedom, then you should take a look at some of the great self-guided cycling holidays on offer with HF Holidays. These fantastic activity holidays give you the option to explore at your own pace. Current popular choices include:
For just £659 for seven nights, this fantastic holiday gives you the opportunity to explore one of the most beautiful lakes in Europe. The regions well maintained cycle routes offer up stunning views of the surrounding lake and mountain scenery. Highlights include a stop at the picturesque medieval town of Stein am Rhein and a visit to the Der Rheinfall, the biggest waterfall in Europe.
Pisa to Florence Tour
If you’re after a more Italian themed tour then the stunning Pisa to Florence holiday, at just £625 for seven nights, should be everything you need. The route takes you through the beautiful Tuscan landscape, with its olive groves, vineyards and historic towns. There’s obviously also time spent in the two famous cities at either end of the holiday, both of which are truly iconic.
Along the Rhine
At just £715 for six nights, the self-guided holiday along the Rhine is slightly shorter than the other two, but no less special. This cycling holiday runs the length of the Rhine Valley, from Heidelberg to Koblenz, passing by the regions famous castles and medieval towns. Highlights include stops at the town of Rüdesheim, with its cobbled streets, and the famous ‘Drosselgasse’, home to a number of wineries.
About HF Holidays
HF Holidays has been helping people enjoy the great outdoors for nearly 100 years. Today over 50,000 people come on holiday with us every year. They come for the walking. They come for the activities. They come for the fun. They come for the food. And they come for the high quality accommodation. It’s why we’re Britain’s biggest walking and outdoor leisure holiday specialists.
* Founded in 1913, HF Holidays is a co-operative society arranging walking, outdoor and
leisure activity holidays for 50,000 people each year (for non-members, a £5 associate fee
is payable per holiday).
* Options range from guided walking breaks and self-guided trails in Britain to challenging
ascents Worldwide. The leisure activities range includes art, music, literature and mindand-body holidays.
* HF Holidays is the recommended walking holiday partner of the Ramblers, Britain’s
walking charity (ramblers.org.uk), and supports the work of the Ramblers through
membership initiatives and charitable donations.
* HF Holidays has 20 Houses in the UK’s National Parks and Areas of Outstanding Natural
Beauty as well as independent hotels for overseas holidays.
* HF Holidays’ walks leaders are passionate about walking and keen to share their
experience with guests (after passing a rigorous selection course).
* HF Holidays is committed to Responsible Tourism, contributing to environmental projects
around the UK – such as footpath maintenance – through its Pathways Fund and
supporting local Air Ambulance and Mountain Rescue teams as well as charities in Kenya
and South Africa.
* Voted Best Large Tour Operator by Guardian and Observer readers 2010, 2011 and 2012,
with a 2012 satisfaction score of 98 per cent. Also Best Large Short Break Operator 2011
* In recent research (March 2012) carried out by Which?, HF Holidays achieved
Recommended Provider Status receiving an overall customer satisfaction score of 94%.
* HF Holidays is a member of ABTOT and is ATOL protected.