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Special Weekend Trip:
Tour de Yorkshire 2018

4 days / 3 nights

£320per personShared double/twin £395per personSingle room £40per personRide Only (per day)


Our exclusive trip to watch this year's Tour de Yorkshire over the May bank holiday weekend staying in Ilkley. Watch the pros and ride sections of the route as well as other great roads in the Yorkshire Dales

You will experience the excitement of a summit finish and the tension of the final day of both the men’s and the women’s race.

What's Included?

4 Days, 3 NightsFriday 4th to Monday 7th May
3 nights B&B accommodation in Ilkley (one of the host towns)
Watchinga summit finish of a major race (women’s and men’s races)
the exciting final stage of the men’s race
3 group rides - Sat/Sun/Mon (grouped by ability)
Localexpert ride leaders
Mechanical support from Cytech qualified mechanic
OTE nutrition on all rides

The 2018 Tour de Yorkshire will be bigger and better than ever before with the race now extended to 4 days and will attract many big name riders as part of their preparation for the Tour de France. This trip will allow you to ride some of the route that the pros will be racing on as well as watch the action right up close.

The weekend will comprise a mix of watching the Tour de Yorkshire and cycling some of the route as well as other great roads. On the rides there will be 2 ride groups heading in the same direction, with one group for intermediate/advanced riders and a second group covering less distance at a slower pace! Riders will also get to watch a summit finish and the final day of the men’s race. If you’ve never witnessed this before, it’s a great experience and carries a real buzz!

Trip Itinerary


Arrival/Spectate a summit finish

Both the women’s and the men’s races finish on the famous Cow and Calf climb in Ilkley

Ideally arrive by lunchtime to watch the women’s race finale

Walk down into Ilkley for lunch

Late afternoon watch the men’s race finish

Walk back into Ilkley for an early evening drink and dinner (option of group dinner)


Group Ride

Full day ride heading out to Haworth experiencing some of the best roads and scenery in Yorkshire, including sections of the 2014 Tour de France route and the 2018 Tour de Yorkshire Day 4

Depart 9:30am, cafe stop on route, arrive back in Ilkley by 5pm

Group evening dinner at a local independent restaurant. Option to eat separately if you prefer


Group ride and spectating Tour de Yorkshire

Full day ride out to watch the riders on one of the last climbs of the final day when the heat of the race will be on!

Optional group dinner or chill out


Breakfast, early ride and departure

Gentle cafe ride in the morning prior to departure

A very limited number of rooms are available, so contact us asap if you are interested in attending the trip.

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