December 2009

making it simple

Happy Holidays! Discover our new self guided cycling tour in Croatia.

The Dalmatian islands offer the perfect cycling vacation: quiet cycling roads, azure water, sandy beaches and an abundance of historical sites...

Looking for a challenge in 2010? Pedal through quaint villages in Haute Provence where moderate climbs are rewarded with glorious views, authentic cuisine, and a heartwarming welcome. Robbin McKinney, President of Randonnee Tours is living in this region this winter and boasts that the riding on this tour is some of the very best in France; he has planned a special departure in May.

We have extended our special promotion of 10% off for six people or more booking to the 15th of January 2010. Gather some friends and fullfill your dream vacation together.

Join our exceptional Tour de France tour with Great explorations, an official tour operator for the Tour - Space is limited - Book early to avoid disappointment - Click here for more information.

Just announced: Award winning author Andrew Pham, who wrote the popular book, Catfish and Mandala, about his cycling odyssey in Vietnam, will be returning to the country of his birth to join our Great Explorations trip there January 26-February 7. This trip will be an incredible opportunity to cycle, along with Andrew, to a country that remains one of the most fascinating in SE Asia. We have a maximum group size of 12 on this special departure, and are offering $500 pp off for the next two bookings!


New! Croatia Cycling 7 days

Imagine the Mediterranean the way it used to be, in a country that has all the essential elements for the perfect cycling vacation. After one night discovering the secrets of Split, you will cruise to the island of Brac, the largest of the Dalmatian islands.You’ll be based in Pastira, a quaint village with excellent beaches. After two days exploring Brac, you’ll cruise to the island of Hvar, perhaps the most interesting of the Dalmatian islands.

7 days/ 6 nights

Classic Accommodation: 

US $1950
Luxe Accommodation:  
US $3030

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Haute Provence Cycling 11 days

Voyage to Haute Provence, a region of the pre-Alps, where the ambiance is definitely Provençal. Climb over low passes, (and Mt. Ventoux if you choose), through gorges, descend with wild mountain streams and pedal through lost villages. Robbin McKinney, President and owner of Randonnee was cycling there last week and reported in that it is some of the most spectacular riding anywhere in France.
Special Departure Haute Provence 8 days - May 9 2010- Click here for more Information.

Regular 11 days / 10 nights

Classic Accommodation:  


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Congratulation to our

2009 Photo contest winners!

Our 2010 Photo contest is now open for submissions. Learn more here.



Second Prize of 15% discount:

S. Colomby- Puglia

cycling - July 2009

First prize of 20%

discount: C. Hill - Camino de Santiago Cycling - August 2009

Third prize of 10%   discount:

P. Hesje - Tucany cycling September 2009

Special Departure Vietnam Cycling with Great Explorations

Enchanting and exotic Vietnam features lush countryside, colorful village markets, dramatic beach coastline and friendly, engaging people. We’ll stay at luxurious 4&5-star hotels including the Sofitel Metropole in Hanoi; Pilgrimage Village, Hue; Hoi An Life Resort, Hoi An; Evason Ana Mandara, Nha Trang; and Dalat Palace, Dalat. We have a maximum group size of 12 on this special departure, and are offering $500 pp off for the next two bookings. We realize that time is short so let us know asap if you are interested in this trip! 

ff Special Departure: Jan 26-Feb 7

13 days/ 12 nights

US$3950 pp + bicycle rental

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Burgundy Walking 6 days

Take this rich and rewarding walk to experience authentic France, close up. Set off on a journey of exploration of the land, its people and history. Walk deep into the heart of France. Begin in Vézelay, spectacular, perched, and unforgettable, with its immense basilica of stunning interior lightness and stone carvings of such liveliness that they speak to us today. This ancient Roman city crowds cathedrals among half-timbered houses. In between, contemplate gentle kilometres of walking, and a stellar line-up of accommodations.

6 Days / 5 nights
ff Classic Accommodation:

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