5 day motorcycle tour of England and Wales
Tour Duration: 5 days / 4 nights
Our 5 day motorcycle tour of England and Wales provides just a small sample of the great riding that there is in the UK. The tour combines some great routes with visits to famous places and varied landscapes. See world-famous Stonehenge, the Gothic majesty of Salisbury Cathedral and cross into Wales over the new Severn River crossing bridge. You will ride through five National Parks and Areas of Outstanding Natural Beauty.
Ride the iconic ‘Alpine Snowdonia’ route in North Wales, head up to the Lake District and then south again vis the famous ‘Cat and Fiddle’ route in Derbyshire. Top the tour off with a visit to the National Motorcycle Museum which traces the history of British Motorcycles through a collection of over 1000 classic bike from almost 170 manufacturers. This tour packs a lot into a short visit!
To make your tour even more memorable, Magellan has hand-picked hotels and Inns which have luxurious charm and architectural character. All your accommodation is rated 4-Star and 5-Star or equivalent, so you can relax and enjoy great British and Irish hospitality at the end of every day’s ride.
Your Tour Itinerary:
Day 1: 240km/150 miles. Collect your bikes from RoadTrip and ride from Woking to Bath area in Somerset via the iconic A272, one of the best motorcycle roads in southern Britain. Then visit Salisbury Cathedral and Stonehenge, and on to your hotel in the Bath area.
Day 2: 350km/220 miles. Bath area to northern Wales via the impressive new Severn River crossing, the rugged Brecon Beacon hills, and then follow the ‘Alpine Snowdonia’ route to your hotel in North Wales.
Day 3: 240km/ 150 miles. North Wales to the picturesque Lake District and the beautiful Lake District National Park. Hotel in the Keswick area.
Day 4: 260km/160 miles. Keswick to the rolling hills of Derbyshire on the famous ‘Cat and Fiddle’ road and into the Peak District & Yorkshire Dales National Parks. Hotel in the Ashbourne area.
Day 5: 300km/190 miles. Ashbourne to RoadTrip in Woking to return the bikes, via the world famous National Motorcycle Museum in Coventry and part of the 370km/230m; long Fosse Way, a route laid down by the Romans which has remained unchanged for 2000 years.
Total Mileage: 1400km/870 miles.
Your Motorcycling Holiday includes:
- Motorcycle rental including luggage with liner bags, satnav (GPS) loaded with your routes, third-party insurance and roadside assistance.
- Ferry tickets and VE103 documentation (for Irish tours.)
- Full personalised tour pack, route plans, ride out routes, GPS co-ordinates and GPS routes.
- 4-Star and 5-Star or equivalent accommodation with character, including breakfast.
- Airport transfers from Heathrow or Gatwick to and from RoadTrip.
- Additional nights on request.
Not included with your tour:
- Any additional items charged to your room(s).
- Road tolls.
- All other food and beverages.
- Parking fees.
Prices include VAT where applicable.