There is nothing better than exploring a new route on two wheels. Not only do you get to witness some incredible views and enjoy exercising in the great outdoors, but nothing beats that sense of achievement you will feel when you finish a great ride and the bond you form with your fellow cyclists along the way!

So, how do you choose the perfect cycle for you? Whether you are a novice on your first challenge or an experienced rider looking to get some more mileage or take on the ultimate cycling challenge – we have something for everyone! Take a look at our cycles below and discover your next adventure…

London to Brighton Bike Ride

Length: 1 day

Difficulty: Challenging

This flagship challenge will take you from London’s Clapham Common, through Surrey’s beautiful country lanes and stunning Sussex scenery, facing the steep ascent of Ditchling Beacon before being rewarded with breathtaking views of the South Downs.

From here, you will be soaring downhill for those last few miles towards the Brighton seafront. Your epic challenge will come to an end as you race through the flag-lined finish to the cheers of spectators and have the chance to put your bikes aside and enjoy some well-deserved celebrations in the London to Brighton event village by the sea.

This is a beautiful and rewarding journey which makes the ideal challenge for any keen cyclist, be you a novice or experienced rider.

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London to Lille

Length: 2 days

Difficulty: Challenging

Any history loving cyclists out there? Then this is the perfect ride for you! This two-day ride is a perfect weekend get-away for any cyclist, taking you through traditional British countryside and beautiful, quaint French villages before finishing in the wonderful city of Lille. The route passes many historical sites including the medieval Dover Castle and the WW1 battlefields of northern France.

This is a brilliant cycle for those training for a bigger trip or looking to take on their first multi-day ride! You will pass through quaint French villages and picturesque countryside on your journey to Lille, as well as passing some of the most important WW1 battlefield sites – a real draw for any historian.

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London to Paris Cycle

Length: 5 days

Difficulty: Challenging

This iconic ride will take you from London through beautiful English villages and into the stunning countryside of rural France before you reach Paris and end your challenge under the Eiffel Tower! Whether you are an experienced rider looking to put in some mileage or a complete beginner on your first ever multi-day ride, you will find other cyclists at your level, make friends for life and go on an incredible adventure that will stay with you forever.

There’s something incredible about saying you’ve cycled from London to Paris and although the finish is always in sight it really is the journey that sets this challenge apart from others. You start the cycle with a group of strangers and after miles of laughs, jokes and undulations fuelled by plenty of jelly babies and bananas you finish in Paris as firm friends!

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London to Amsterdam Cycle

Length: 5 days

Difficulty: Challenging

This wonderful cycle will have you weaving through the picturesque English countryside, through northern France to beautiful Bruges before finishing in the vibrant city of Amsterdam – every cyclist’s dream destination!

What better way to get to Amsterdam than pedalling the miles yourself! This cycle takes us through four countries as we make our way across the Kent Downs, past the battlefields of northern France, along the Belgium coast before greeting the canals of The Netherlands and arriving at our finish line in Amsterdam.

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Vietnam to Cambodia Bike Ride

Length: 11 days

Difficulty: Difficult

Explore royal palaces, dazzling green paddy fields and temples on this enchanting cycle across two beautiful countries, Vietnam and Cambodia. Take in the wealth of experience each has to offer, from the bustling Vietnamese city of Ho Chi Minh to the serene Cambodian temple of Angkor Wat.

To experience two amazing countries, breathtaking views, floating markets, palaces and of course, Angkor Wat – it’s something you will never forget! You will meet some of the warmest and friendliest people and the scenery is simply stunning.

 

Difficulty levels explained

Challenging

A tougher event which is suitable for all abilities and for those after a new adventure! These events require plenty of training as you will be physically tested. You may have some previous experience.

Difficult

Perfect for the intrepid explorer! You will be taken out of your comfort zone and experience visiting an exciting destination. Trekkers will be on tough terrains so ample training will be required, while cyclists will experience long distance days and hilly routes which can be physically taxing.

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Feeling inspired? Head here for more information on our overseas rides and here to book on to our London to Brighton Bike Ride! Alternatively, you can email hello@skylineevents.co.uk or call 020 7424 5535.

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