Freedom Treks Blog

Thailand cycling tour
By Andy Evans
In December of 2018 I travelled to experience one of our Thailand cycling tours, the Bangkok and River Kwai Short Break. Here are a few photos which I hope will show why a cycling holiday in South East Asia is a completely unique experience.
Mallorca family cycling
By Catherine Gray
Having enjoyed five family cycle tours with my just turned four-year-old, I can honestly say they are my favourite type of holiday. Read on to find out why.
Items to pack for a cycling tour
By Ben Corke
Packing well will make your holiday more comfortable and ultimately more enjoyable, however knowing exactly what to pack for a cycling tour can sometimes be tricky. To help you, we've used our years' of experience of packing for cycling tours to put together a guide for what to include.
Cycling Yotei
By Andy Evans
If you were lucky enough to get tickets to watch the Rugby World Cup 2019, why not convert your trip into an extra-special adventure by seeing more of Japan on a cycling tour?
Danube river cycle tour
By Ben Corke
Cycling tours are becoming more popular every year, with an increasing number of people realising how wonderful it is to head out on a bike for rides that take in spectacular sights, superb food & drink and centuries of history. With this in mind, we've compiled a list of the best places to cycle this year.
Venice to porec
By Ben Corke
We had an unbelievable response to our photo competition this year, with more than 650 photos entered! We've been amazed by the creativity and quality of photography on show and we've thoroughly enjoyed going through each and every entry. We're now delighted to announce the winner...
Lake Garda
By Ben Corke
As we pedal towards the new year, we’ve put together a selection of tours that we've tried out and can highly recommend for 2019. Whether it’s beautiful scenery in Italy, peaceful cycling in Germany and Austria or luxurious cruising around Croatia, these tours demonstrate the best that Europe has to offer in 2019.
Best of Holland featured
By Saul Follett
On my tenth Freedom Treks tour, I cycled the Best of Holland tour, which certainly lived up to its name! Starting & finishing in Amsterdam, this seven-night Boat & Bike tour takes in beautiful polder landscapes and interesting towns along the way.
Cycling in Paradise featured
By Jess Garcia Swain
In June I enjoyed my first taste of a Freedom Treks cycling tour, relaxing & unwinding in the comfort of a beautifully restored Alentejo Farmhouse on the Cycling in Paradise tour in rural Portugal. It was such a fantastic experience, I want to go back!
Venetian delights featured
By Sarah Dean
In May 2018, I took a girls’ cycling trip with four friends. With varying commitments, we wanted a short break trip to an easy to get to destination, leisurely rides, great scenery and importantly, wonderful cuisine. The four-night Venetian Delights tour fitted the bill perfectly!