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Cycling from Whitehaven to Tynemouth

On this cycling trip we cross the breadth of England on two wheels from Whitehaven on the Irish Sea to Tynemouth on the North Sea. This classic coast to coast challenge cycles through some of the wildest and most spectacular landscapes in the north of England; discovering the dramatic beauty of the Lake District, Eden Valley and the rugged North Pennines.

Tour Highlights

  • Coast to Coast - Cycling from the Irish Sea to the North Sea
  • Sense of achievement - Cross England by pedal power
  • Natural beauty - ever changing scenery from the Lake District across the North Pennines
  • On your doorstep - A superb and classic cycle route relatively close to home


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    Join trip Whitehaven

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    Cycle through the Lake District

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    Cross the Pennines by pedal power

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    Cycle to Tynemouth, trip ends Tynemouth

Trip notes

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Cycling Coast To Coast
Why Book this trip
If you like a challenge why not try this point to point ride. Leave motorised transport behind and get from one side of the country to the other under your own steam amid beautiful English countryside. Travelling by bike gives you the freedom to get up close to your surroundings, awakening your senses so you experience more.
Included meals 3 0 0
Breakfast Lunch Dinner
2 nights Standard Hotel
1 night Simple Hostel
Trip Staff
Explore Tour Leader / Driver
Cycling Information
On this trip we cycle 225 km over three days (an average of 75 km per day). Our route follows bike trails along disused railway lines and quiet back roads with some short sections on main roads. Maps are provided to cycle individually or in groups while the Explore Leader drives the support vehicle. We have graded the route as challenging.
Included Bike
21 gear Ridgeback Meteor hybrid bikes

Electric bikes (e-bikes) are available for an additional cost for the duration of the holiday (£115). You will be required to pay a refundable deposit upon collection of the e-bike in country. Please contact us for more details or to request your e-bike.
Group Size
Generally 10 - 16