Trip prep

Getting around Europe
Tips on getting to and from your European bicycle tour. How to extend your trip to enjoy more time in Europe, including transportation pointers.

What to bring
Suggested gear and packing tips for your bicycle tour in Europe.

Extend your trip
Hotels are included in all of our bike tour packages. However, if you're interested, on many tours, you can book extra nights at the start or finish hotel.

Travel insurance
Suggested travel insurance coverage for your overseas bicycle tour vacation.

Passports & visas
Information on passports and visas for U.S. and non-U.S. citizens. Most destinations require passports for entry and visa requirements and fees vary widely for each country.

Helpful links
Get all of the information you need about destinations, rail travel, airport transfers, weather, bicycle clothing, calling cards, and more.

Tips for preparing for the weather on your next bicycle tour. It's important to consider the weather forecasts and seasons at your destination.

Bicycle information and bike protection