Travel planning

Travel Planning Resources

Essential travel tips, hotel recommendations and more

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We know it can feel overwhelming to travel to a different country, especially for a bicycle tour. Over 50+ years of international bicycle touring and traveling, we have collected a wealth of information that will help you get prepared. Find hotel recommendations, information on how to get around, insights on local customs and more! To better help you find what you’re looking for, use the filter to see results by country and category. Get started below!

If you’re already booked on an ExperiencePlus! tour, jump over to the ExperiencePlus! Traveler Services page for details on the travel planning assistance we provide.

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Hotel Recommendations

If you plan to visit a different country before or after your bicycle tour and are looking for a hotel recommendation, use the country search function above and filter results by “Travel Tips”, then look for that country’s “Hotel Recommendations” post.

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