Our Bath City Cycle Tour is a fun and enjoyable way to take in the best Bath has over a pleasant 20km easy cycle route . Our groups are a maximum of 6-8 riders ensuring a more personal experience. Starting in the city we will join and cycle along the scenic Kennet and Avon canal experiencing its history and wildlife at various stops including the historic Dundas Aqueduct. From there we cycle through quiet country lanes to Europe's longest converted cycling tunnel (1674m long) an old Victorian railway tunnel before before freewheeling back into the city before joining the River Avon with the opportunity to see nesting Peregrine Falcons, a stunning viewpoint of the city, Great Pulteney Bridge and the medieval East Gate before heading into Bath Rugby Club and closing out the tour by riding along Great Pulteney street, Sydney Gardens and through the old canal tunnels. Expect to learn about Bath and Englands journey through history mixed with our local natural history and its seasonal changes. Celts, Romans, Vikings, Anglo-Saxons, Civil War and WW1 stories with the opportunity to see Kingfishers, Emperor Dragon Fly's, Peregrine Falcons and stunning local flora and fauna :)
Darroch is a former British army officer & security advisor with experience operating in the world’s most challenging environments. Wayne is a former England & Great Britain international cross country, marathon runner & coach. We're both passionate cyclists who love to share our knowledge of Bath's history, military journey through the ages, culture & wildlife during guided tours. Expect a fun, relaxing & educational way to enjoy Bath. We are qualified mountain bike leaders, outdoor first aid medics, Educare certified 'Child Protection in Sport & Active Leisure' & DBS checked.
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With our extensive local knowledge of the areas history, wildlife & changes the season brings we ensure riders experience life in Bath as it happens including the best photo opportunities, wildlife sightings, wild foods & lesser known sites. Using our unrivalled military history & experience we provide the context for the development of Bath as a power Spa town uncovering the key economic & historic developments as Englands best know spa town.
12歳以上の方16名まで参加できます。 Guests should be able to ride a bicycle and have a basic level of fitness. The cycle tour is approximately 20 kilometres long and takes approximately 3-3.5 hours.
Guests will need to be able to cycle a bicycle safely. Tours are suitable for all abilities although a basic level of fitness is required. The minimum age for a rider is 12 years old. The routes are mostly traffic free, mainly flat with some small climbs.