On our Self Guided Tours we believe in providing an unparalleled active and cultural experience through the magnificent English Countryside. It is the mix of biking and walking with visits to some of the most iconic places of interest which sets Active England Tours apart and immerses our guests in England at its finest. Windsor Castle, Oxford, The Cotswolds, Blenheim Palace, Bath and Stonehenge are just some of the highlights!
On our Classic 6 Day Self Guided Cycle Tour guests visit all the places mentioned above, through the gently rolling countryside with routes to suit all.
With exceptionally well-planned routes, our self-guided tours are designed to suit the independent traveller, at their own pace and speed. With Ride With GPS and maps, we detail all of the points of interests, lunch stops, cafes – and of course pubs!
High quality electric bikes are available on all of our cycle tours.
For walking, we offer a 6 Day Pure Self Guided Walking Tour through the Cotswolds which aims to immerse walkers in our beautiful countryside, towns and villages. From Broadway Tower to the picturesque towns of Winchcombe and the stunning villages of Upper and Lower Slaughter.
Guests stay in the best hotels in the Cotswolds, with unbeatable settings, wonderful accommodation and delicious food. Further options are available for those who want to stay in country cottage locations through a selection of hand-picked pubs. For our biking holidays, we have a partnership with Giant and a range of road, hybrid and e-bikes to suit all.
Our self-guide tours are set in the heart of the Cotswold countryside. Guests wind their way along the quiet lanes and canals of this stunning region. Travelling at your pace, our routes are gentle, through villages and valley, gardens and heritage sites throughout the day.
Our self-guide routes include an iconic place to visit every day, championing England’s history and heritage. Explore them at your own pace, with the knowledge that there is always a support team on standby!
From multi award winning hotels to cosy pubs, our hand picked accommodation and wonderful food gives guest the perfect balance between active travel and relaxation.