Welcome to The Chain Gang

Established in 1997, we organise both guided and self-guided cycling tours in France and Italy.

Welcome to The Chain Gang

Established in 1997, we organise both guided and self-guided cycling tours in France and Italy.

Experienced guides

Accommodation included

Evening meals included

Quiet, safe roads

Find your next cycling holiday

A Chain Gang bike tour is an exploration of beautiful and interesting regions, on a bike. You'll find a cycling tour a great way to explore, to enjoy beautiful scenery, and everywhere we travel we'll show you the very best local cuisine available – that’s a promise.

Alsace

An exploration of vineyards, beautiful medieval villages, and a sneaky trip across the Rhine into Germany.

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£1,625
PER PERSON

The Bordeaux Winetrail

Our Bordeaux Winetrail Cycling Holiday is a fantastic exploration of the wines from the most famous vineyard region in the world.

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£1,625
PER PERSON

Burgundy

A relatively flat tour; we start in Montbard and finish in Dijon.

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£1,625
PER PERSON

Champagne

Lots of stories and myths, but also beautiful countryside, World War 1 memorials and the magnificent cathedral and Basilica of St Rémy.

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£1,625
PER PERSON

The Dordogne

A moderately challenging tour; we start and finish in Les Eyzies.

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£1,625
PER PERSON

Languedoc

A fairly flat tour, with some modest hills at the end of the week. We start and finish in Villeneuve-les-Avignon, next to Avignon.

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£1,625
PER PERSON

The Loire Valley

Our flattest French tour; we start in Montreuil Bellay and finish in Amboise.

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£1,625
PER PERSON

Provence

Hilly, but beautiful; we start and finish in Villeneuve-les-Avignon.

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£1,625
PER PERSON

Normandy

Guillaume The Conquérant, the Normandy Beaches and food.

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£1,625
PER PERSON

Tuscany

One of our more difficult tours; we start in San Gimignano and finish in Montepulciano.

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£1,745
PER PERSON

Umbria

One of our more difficult tours; we start in Sovana and finish in Cortona.

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£1,745
PER PERSON