Cyclists looking to enjoy nature and avoid busy streets will appreciate our low-traffic tours, with routes utilizing country roads, quiet lanes, canals, and bike paths. Scotland's West Coast is a great example of a trip that, while not free from traffic, boasts single-track roads promising low volume and slow vehicles. The following trips do include traffic-free sections, and are a great choice for families, or those simply seeking a peaceful ride. And, of course, our hiking trips will keep you far from traffic!



Canada, Prince Edward Island: Confederation Trail Bike

Five nights; six days of easy cycling along the well maintained unpaved Confederation Trail. A traffic free route for most of the trip, fine inns, and excellent dining, combine for a magical cycling experience!

~90% traffic free

Canada, Québec: Montreal to Ottawa Laurentians Bike

Five nights; six days of easy cycling between Montreal and Ottawa on paved bike paths, including Le P’tit Train du Nord, and quiet country roads.

~80% traffic free

Canada, Québec: Saguenay Charlevoix Bike

Seven nights; seven days of moderately easy bike touring, phenomenal hiking and optional sea kayaking while you explore the bike paths and trails of Lac-Saint-Jean, Charlevoix, and the majestic Saguenay Fjord. The terrain is not too hilly, making the longer distances more leisurely and enjoyable.

~50% traffic free

Austria: Passau to Vienna Danube Bike Tour

Seven nights; six days of easy cycling along the meandering banks of the Danube River, from village to village on quiet bike paths - the ideal way to explore the rich art, history and architecture of the Austrian Empire.

~80% traffic free

Austria: Vienna to Budapest Danube Bike Tour

Seven nights; six days of easy cycling along the banks of the Danube River. You will experience a region rich in art and architecture influenced by the history of the Austro-Hungarian Empire.

~60% traffic free

Denmark & Sweden: Copenhagen to Gothenburg Kattegattleden Bike Tour

Eight nights; nine days. Easy cycling on flat, mostly paved roads and traffic-free bike paths through coastal landscapes, romantic towns, and historical sites.

~75% traffic free

France: Burgundy Canal Bike

Seven nights; seven days. Easy cycling on the paved and unpaved towpaths of the Canal du Bourgogne, converted railbeds, and quiet roads. Experience the villages, vineyards, and farmlands of Burgundy on this flat and easy bike tour.

~75% traffic free

France: Bordeaux to Carcassonne Bike

Seven nights; seven days of easy bicycling holiday on traffic free canal pathways and quiet roads linking Bordeaux, Saint Emilion and Carcassonne.

~90% traffic free

Germany: Luxembourg and the Moselle River Valley Bike

Easy cycling on bike paths and quiet paved roads along the vineyard-lined banks of the Moselle River.

~90% traffic free

Japan: Hiroshima & Islands of the Seto Sea Bike Tour

Nine nights; nine days. Often referred to as road bikers' heaven, this route follows the Shimanami Kaido Bikeway from Onomichi, across the Seto islands to the beautiful Shikoku - the smallest and least populated of Japan's major islands.

~25% traffic free

Mongolia: Western Bike

Thirteen nights; ten days of exploration of Tavan Bogd National Park by fatbike, off-road vehicle, and foot. Visit archaeological sites, beautifully raw landscapes, and traditional nomadic camps.

~100% traffic free

Netherlands: Amsterdam to Antwerp Bike Tour

Seven nights; seven days of easy and leisurely bicycle touring on paved bike routes through the heart of South Holland, Zeeland, and Flanders.

~90% traffic free