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In Oxford, it is often said that the bikes, if not the pedestrians, rule the roads! By any measure, cars seem to come last in the pecking order: behind buses, cyclists and pedestrians, cars come a healthy fourth place. Quite right. Oxford has always been a city full of cycling culture and recent initiatives have...
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Hidden Gems of the Cotswolds | Going a Step Further There is so much to see in the Cotswolds. Officially designated as an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty (AONB), special care has been taken to preserve this landscapes special qualities. Cycling and walking through the Cotswold’s sleepy villages, ducking under wooden archways, along cobbled streets...
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Enjoy your stay in our partner Cotswold Hotels and Inns Days touring with Active England are dynamic and lively, we cycle and walk through much of the mornings and often the afternoons too. With this in mind, we have chosen country hotels throughout the Cotswolds to ensure that your stay is relaxing. Elegant, contemporary and full...
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Only Active England takes you to see three World Heritage Sites on one bike tour. Active England’s popular 8-day classic tour allows you to explore England’s most culturally exciting region. We also offer a range of packages including See More, Cycle Less, Over 50s, Family and bespoke tours. So whatever your needs and experience, you can enjoy a trip through Britain...
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When it comes to culture, architecture and history, the attractions on an Active England bike tour are hard to beat. From the grand designs of Blenheim Palace and Stratford’s Holy Trinity Church to the majestic ancient beauty of Stonehenge and Bath’s Roman spas – our tours are packed with heritage waiting to be explored. UNESCO...
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Active England invites you to experience our graceful gardens and explore our botanical diversity with us. The beautiful gardens of England are the perfect escape from the busy bustle of everyday life; a green and glorious heaven. And The Cotswolds are fortunate enough to have some of the most splendid landscapes the country. As you...
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WITH YOU AT EVERY TURN OF THE PEDAL Renowned for their wealth of experience, great sense of humour and boundless enthusiasm, our guides are hard working and a credit to Active England. Ian and Geraint have worked with us at Active England for many years. Friendly, local and passionate about cycling – for both, the...
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The Cotswolds region is not only picturesque and perfect for cycling but is also full of history, offering you an unforgettable bike holiday. And intertwined within these historic trails are the famous characters that help to bring it to life. WINSTON CHURCHILL LEGENDARY ORATOR, GREAT STATESMAN, EMPIRE BUILDER AND ARTIST In 1874 Winston Churchill was born into...
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Iconic locations that have helped create world famous fiction When you cycle with us on an Active England tour you find yourself surrounded by inspirational sights; the lush green valleys of the Cotswolds, the impressive Georgian architecture of Bath and Oxford’s dreaming spires. They all lend themselves to the realms of creativity and fantasy. So,...
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Visit the famous Downton Abbey locations of Highclere Castle and Bampton on our 7-day bike tour If you’ve seen the show, the image of Highclere Castle will be instantly familiar as the proud and stately home of the Crawley family in Downton Abbey. And just as famous, if a little less majestic, is the lovely village of Bampton...
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