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How to Prevent Your Bike Being Stolen

Our thanks go to Sean Goddard for providing us with this useful article….   Even a basic bike for travelling between work and home can be expensive, so it’s no surprise that bikes are a popular target for thieves. According to Cyclist UK, there were around 327,000 bike theft incidents reported in England and Wales between … Continued

Marmot Tours road cycling holidays flying out of Manchester Airport

We know that trying to coordinate your flight departures with the cycling holiday of your dreams can sometimes be a bit of a headache so with this in mind, we thought we’d give you the heads-up on the flight options from the UK that tie in with our cycling holidays in Europe during 2018. It’s … Continued

Droning on about Ventoux & the Verdon Gorge

Back in early October 2017 we ran our inaugural Ventoux & the Verdon Gorge trip which takes in the highlights of, you’ve guessed it; Ventoux & the Verdon Gorge! With rolling fields of lavender, unspoilt villages and Ventoux, one of the most infamous mountains in the world of cycling, this cycling holiday in Provence has it all. … Continued

Cycling through snow on the Passo Giau, Italy, with a happy outcome!

Thankyou for another insight into the joys of The Dolomites – not to be missed in spite of MAD weather! I confess that the snow was not what I hoped for on a cycling holiday of the Dolomites. It was still summer, after all, and I had brought my two-wheeled carbon hill climbing machine, … Continued

Cycling the epic Stelvio mountain pass in Italy

Many thanks to Fiona Russell for this blog on our Marmot Tours Raid Dolomites in Sept 2017. For her original post, and many more, visit Fiona Outdoors   Of course, a cycling tour of the Italian mountains was going to include the epic Stelvio mountain pass in the Eastern Alps of Europe. It’s a classic ride of the Giro … Continued

Launching ‘The Link’

Launching at the end of October, The Link is a state of the art, online portal holding all of your Marmot Tours holiday information in one place.   In numerous small and subtle ways (as well as a few obvious ones!) it will improve your experience of booking with us and help you keep on top of all the information you need … Continued