3. Get active in Asia: Thailand: Cambodia, Vietnam, Laos
Cycle Bangkok to Saigon, Adventure Worldwide
Fitness required: Moderate – modest daily cycling distances
How long? 12 days
Adventure Worldwide’s Cycle Bangkok to Saigon trip does just what it says on the tin – to spectacular effect. You’ll explore remote parts of South-East Asia that you can’t get to by car or train, discovering remote villages surrounding Hanoi and experiencing traditional ways of life on a homestay in the Vietnamese hills.
4. Cycle the coast path: Lithuania
Cycling around the Curonian Lagoon, Regent Holidays
Fitness required: Good – and a generous dose of stamina for the long route
How long? 10 days
Wanderlust subscribers get £50 off this trip
Want to blaze a trail? Head over to northern Europe for Lithuania’s first long-distance cycling route. You’ll make an epic journey on two wheels along 220km of Lithuanian coastline to reach the breathtaking views of the UNESCO World Heritage sand dunes of the Curonian Split. Regent’s Cycling around the Curonian Lagoon trip will take you past the Baltic Sea, the Curonian Bay and the Nemunas River, though the country roads of Vente Cape and Rusne Island.