7 days/6 nights, with 5 days cycling

Start any day EXCEPT THURSDAY, FRIDAY OR MONDAY between April 1 and October 31

We recommend that you start your trip on a Wednesday so that you can enjoy the splendid market in Ganges held every Saturday in Salt Spring Island                      

40 km (25 miles) daily average

The terrain is hilly and there are moderate and more challenging hills every day

Classic Accommodation:   CAD$1750
Single Supplement: CAD$445

Luxe Accommodation:
Single Supplement:



Casual/B&B Accommodation:  

Single Supplement:



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Price before tax. British Columbia applies a 5% GST.

  • 6 nights hotels
  • All breakfasts and 1 dinner
  • Luggage transfers (we enlist your help getting the luggage onto and off the ferry)
  • Use of a high quality performance hybrid or road bike and accessories
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  • We require that you bring your own helmet for safety and hygiene reasons
  • Comprehensive Tour Details with detailed pre-trip information
  • Detailed route instructions and map
  • Personal meet & greet with our local Area Manager
  • Area manager available on call throughout the tour
  • Access to Loyalty Program and other exclusive benefits
  • Ferry fare not included

The tour starts in Victoria at the southern tip of Vancouver Island.

Victoria, the beautiful capital city of British Columbia, is easily accessible by ferry from Vancouver, and Seattle, Washington. Please visit www.bcferries.com for Schedules and Fares.

Major airlines fly from Vancouver and Seattle to Victoria International Airport, located north of Victoria. Airport shuttle buses are available. The ride downtown takes 30 minutes.

For Americans, you may choose to fly into Seattle and take the high speed catamaran from the harbour in downtown Seattle to Victoria harbour, in the centre of the city.


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Gulf Islands Cycling 7 Days

Get away from it all! Journey to a place where lush forests meet the deep blue sea. Experience the charm of Victoria, then sail away to the beauty and tranquility of the Gulf Islands. Pedal along quiet roads, past orchards and farms, to unspoilt coves. Browse in artists' galleries and studios, offering everything from baskets to pottery to stained glass. Fill your days with experiences you'll treasure forever.


Oswego Hotel, Victoria

Located 1 block from the waterfront and close to cafes and restaurants, this boutique hotel boasts a chic bistro serving locally inspired cuisine with patio seating and a cocktail lounge with weekly live jazz.

Harbour House, Saltspring Island
This 3-star hotel is modest, yet comfortable and has a great location close to town; they have an organic garden and restaurant, but the luxe choice, Hastings House, is definitely worthwile if you want to splurge.

Oceanwood Inn

Galiano Inn, Galiano Island *Luxe Inn
This luxurious oceanfront resort and spa features large guest rooms, each with a breath-taking view, wood burning fireplaces, and a casually elegant décor. The restaurant has been receiving rave reviews for its inspired West Coast cuisine.

Inn at Laurel Point Hotel, Victoria
The Inn at Laurel Point is a waterfront hotel located in downtown Victoria. There's a heated indoor pool, an exercise room and a Japanese garden, plus a restaurant with a patio and harbor views.


Hastings House, Saltspring Island
A boutique luxury waterfront lodge, spa and restaurant on 22 acres close to the village of Ganges. It is a magnificent 11th century Sussex-style Manor House overlooking peaceful Ganges harbour. 18 unique guest rooms and suites, each with its own décor and history are situated in seven lovingly maintained buildings around the estate. Member of Small Luxury Hotels; Relais & Chateaux.


Oceanwood Inn

Galiano Inn, Galiano Island
This luxurious oceanfront resort and spa features large guest rooms, each with a breath-taking view, wood burning fireplaces, and a casually elegant décor. The restaurant has been receiving rave reviews for its inspired West Coast cuisine.

Albion Manor, Victoria
This elegant 1892 Heritage Home is just a 5 minute walk from Victoria's major attractions. There are large, comfortable bedrooms with fine linens, down duvets, private entrances, balconies, and patios.

Salt Spring Inn, Salt Spring Island
This small charming inn has the best location on Saltspring, with seven tastefully appointed guest rooms, three of which have sea views, fireplaces and en-suite bathrooms – these are the only rooms we book. This inn also features a lovely dining room, where breakfast is served.

Oceanwood Inn

Bellhouse Inn, Galiano Island
Watch eagles, killer whales, seals and otters from the balcony, or stroll the sandy beach. All guest rooms have ocean views, with early morning tea or coffee brought to your room before breakfast.

"Randonnée offered what we wanted, where we wanted, when we wanted; the tour was excellent."

- R & D Foster

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