Cycling Tours

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We specialize in south-west France, Northern Spain and Ireland, for any group of cyclists, from 5 riders to hundreds of riders. From a week in the Pyrenees for a group of friends or cycling club to a charity ride from coast to coast across southern France or Ireland end to end.
Custom tours on request: paddy@velopeloton.com

Custom cycling holidays & tours in Europe. We organize trips for groups from all over the world. We specialize in taking cyclists from Ireland to the continent for holidays, tours, and training camps. We transport your bike and bags while you fly with hand luggage. France, Spain, Italy, Portugal, Belgium, Germany & Switzerland.

I’m Paddy McSweeney and I run Europe Cycling Holidays. I have been a cyclist for over 30 years. I have raced at A1 Elite level and liked riding in the Pyrenees so much he moved there for 10 years. I have been organizing cycling holidays since 2003. The first trip to see Le Tour de France in the mountains was in 2007. With years of experience organizing group cycling tours in mainland Europe included 10 years as the owner of Pyrenees Cycling Lodge & Velo Peloton Pyrenees Bike Rental, which was created along with my wife Olive in 2008. I’m a City & Guilds-qualified bike mechanic and have years of experience working in bike rental and repair shops. Raid Pyrenees, Spanish training camps, the high alps, Tour de France & other world tour stage races & one-day classics, I have organized trips to them all. You can trust that your cycling trip is being handled by experts.