So you know that you want to visit Ireland and you’re a fan of the great outdoors, but whats the best way to the most of this beautiful country on a short holiday? The answer is a cycling holiday! Our new eBook ‘Ireland: The Essential Cycling Guide’ explains exactly why. Ireland has a host of spectacular walking trails, and a walking holiday here is highly recommended. But if you want to get around that little bit quicker while still connecting with nature and soaking in wonderful views, jump on a bike and hit the road along the Wild Atlantic Way.
This eBook is geared specifically toward cycling, and explains why you don’t need to be a professional cyclist to embark on a holiday like this. It’s packed with insider hints and tips including how to source and maintain your bike, aswell as essential information on staying safe on the road. Our cycling tours are designed to cater for any level of ability, and this book will help you decide which route is perfect for you. There are plenty of stops along each route to savour. Whether you are looking for a break from technology, to kick start a healthy lifestyle, to experience nature at it’s finest or you just want to sample Irish culture, a cycling holiday in Ireland will tick all the boxes.
We carefully separated the book into chapters so that you can easily re-visit the content that is of most interest to you. Each chapter has a different focus point, and collectively, the chapters deliver all the information you need to know about planning and undertaking a cycling holiday here.
The first chapter will give you a detailed breakdown of some of our most popular cycling routes. We identify the highlights of each route and also provide an extensive itinerary explaining what you’ll experience along the way. Popular routes include: The Ring of Kerry, The Achill Island Greenway, The Dingle Peninsula and the Wild Atlantic Way Full Cycle.
In the second chapter we delve into the technical aspects of the bike you’ll need. If you don’t have a bike you can rent one from us, and this chapter will explain everything that we provide as part of this package. Our essential packing guide works as a checklist every morning before you hit the road to explore!
Chapter three is all about safety. Cycling in Ireland is extremely safe, but there are always guidelines you can follow to ensure that you avoid danger and make the most of your holiday. The cycling conditions on the wild Atlantic Way are somewhat unique, find out what to expect!
The final three Chapters are focused on the culture of Ireland and the best time to visit. Discover the Top 10 beaches on our cycling routes, our recommendations for diverse festivals along the way and of course, the authentic Irish pubs where you can expect a flowing tap of perfect Guinness.
This free eBook was constructed as the perfect companion for anyone planning a cycling holiday in Ireland. You can print it out and take it with you on your trip to Ireland or save it digitally on your Tablet or Smartphone for easy access along the way. Download your eBook here: ‘Ireland: The Essential Cycling Guide‘.
For more information about walking in Ireland please contact one of our Travel Specialists.