Popular Short Cycling Tours in Australia

Country lanes on the South Coast Cycle | Kate Baker
Country lanes on the South Coast Cycle | Kate Baker

Popular Short Cycling Tours in Australia

Need a cycling holiday but don't have the luxury of time? We understand! Sometimes a short but sweet cycling getaway to regional Australia is all you need to scratch that itch. We've collected 5 of our amazing short bike tours across Australia that range from 4 days to just a 1-day escape. It's the best way to spend a long weekend.

Hunter Valley Short Break | NSW

Hang out with the locals at Hermitage Road Cellars |  <i>Destination NSW</i>
The Hunter Valley Short Break tour is a popular way to soak up the gorgeous Hunter Valley over a long weekend. In just 3 days you can explore the vineyards, restaurants and gourmet produce in NSW's famous wine region. If that's not long enough, you can add on another day of pedalling around Pokolbin with our Hunter Valley Explorer Self Guided Cycle.
There are also deluxe editions of these cycling tours that include premium accommodation. View the Hunter Valley Deluxe Short Break (3 day) tour or the Hunter Valley Explorer Self Guided Cycle (4 day) tour.

Murray to the Mountains Short Break | Victoria

Cycling past a vineyard near Bright on the Murray to Mountains Rail Trail in Victoria |  <i>Josie Withers</i>
Cycle the highlights of the spectacular Murray to the Mountains Rail Trail on the 4 day Murray to the Mountains Short Break tour. Pedal from Beechworth to Bright at your own pace on this grand self guided trip. Victoria's North East region is a beautiful destination to explore by bike and this sample of the region will make you want to come back and complete the extended edition.

Kiama to Huskisson Self Guided Cycle | NSW

Cyclist viewing the Kiama Blowhole on the south coast cycle |  <i>Kate Baker</i>
For those in Sydney wanting a brief seachange then the Kiama to Huskisson Self Guided Cycle tour is for you. This 4 day cycling trip is easily accessible by train from Sydney and begins in the seaside town of Kiama, taking in coastal sights such as the Kiama Blowhole and the famous white sands of Jervis Bay, before finishing in Huskisson. It's truly a world away from city life and a great way to refresh and recharge.
There's also the longer version of this trip, the South Coast Self Guided Cycle, which begins in Thirroul and takes 6 days to complete.

Rope & Ride 2-Day Blue Mountains Adventure | NSW

Explore one of the many cycle trails of the Blue Mountains |  <i>Sam Carr</i>
The Rope & Ride Blue Mountains Adventure tour fits in 2 exhilarating experiences in 2 days. Get kitted up with all the necessary gear for an epic abseiling or climbing adventure on day one, then hit the trails for a fun day of cycling in the Blue Mountains National Park. A brief but unforgettable guided bike trip that's ideal for Sydney-siders.

Ben Lomond Mountain Bike Descent | Tasmania

Enjoy switch backs, hairpin bends, gravel roads and even some single tracks on Jacob's Ladder |  <i>Tourism Tasmania and Rob Burnett</i>
Everyone loves a downhill cycle, and it doesn't get much better than coasting down the road known as Jacob's Ladder on the Ben Lomond mountain in Tasmania. This trail descends over 1000m from the 1450m summit, and is full of switch backs, hairpin bends, gravel roads and even some single track to ensure this is a big day out on the bike. View the awesome guided 1 day tour here.

Customised Tours | Australia

Cycling group in Tasmania |  <i>Leanne Atwal</i>
Do you want to create your own unique cycling trip? Whether it is a customised self guided itinerary or a fully guided tour, we can work together to tailor an unforgettable short cycling trip for you or your group. View our customised tours and private groups page for more information about organising your own bike tour.

Where is your next short cycling tour in Australia going to be? Let us know in the comment section where you want to be pedalling.


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