Vineyards, rolling hills, olive groves, white painted farmhouses. Many cyclists, have made the pilgrimage to Mont Ventoux and enjoyed the varied terrain at the foot of the Giant of Provence. But get off the tarmac and away from the crowds and you will discover the true Provence. This itinerary has been specifically designed to cater for riders looking to take on their first multi-day adventure ride.
What is Gravel Weekender?
Intrigued by bike packing but struggling to see how you can fit it into a busy life?
Have a taste for adventure but don’t fancy lugging all that camping gear?
Our Gravel Weekenders are the perfect answer. Each tour offers 3 to 4 days of riding in some of the best bikepacking destinations in Europe, from the beginner friendly trails of Provence and Catalonia to the challenging terrain of the Alps, we offer an accessible bikepacking experience whether you are just getting started or looking for a serious challenge.
The choice of accommodation on a Gravel Weekender adds to the adventure experience; whether it is in the mountain refuges of the Alps, a bunk house in the Scottish Borders or a rustic farmhouse in Provence. Each tour is supported by experienced guides who will ride every km with you. They will carry communal gear like tools and first aid kit, but you are expected to carry everything else you’ll need over the weekend. Don’t worry we provide lots of advice on what to bring, and what not to bring!
Start your adventure now, join us on a Gravel Weekender in 2019.