When you come on a Velo Tours cycling holiday you are in for an incredible life experience where you will make life long friends and memories that will have you coming back again and again. 

Velo Tours cater to all manner of cyclist, from the serious climbers with a wish list of famous climbs in Europe to the bicycle rider wanting to see and experience a destination from from the seat of a bike.  Our holidays offer the perfect balance of riding and seeing all the sights, whether it's on a trip of a lifetime to one of the Grand Tours or one of our local tours right here in Australia, on the Gold Coast, Bright or around Tasmania.    

On our Grand Tour experiences we take you to see key stages of the races and then you spend the rest of your holiday relaxing and riding your bike up many of the iconic climbs of Europe.  There's no daily grind of packing up and changing hotels, you won't spend day after day in a bus or get lost in the background of large group numbers.  We offer relaxed cycling 'holidays' with a true cultural experience away from the touristy big cities where you'll unpack for a week and live like a local in chalets in small towns close to all the climbs.

You will also eat, sleep, ride and repeat all the daily fun alongside Australian cycling legend and SBS media personality, Henk Vogels, on our Grand Tour experiences at Le Tour de France and the Giro d'Italia.  You'll get all the goss and firsthand insight into what goes on behind the scenes on the Grand Tour circuit while out on the bike or over a drink at dinner and be a part of all the fun and larrikinism that Henk brings to the group. 

Our daily rides are fully escorted and supported with experienced guides and vehicles stocked with all your hydration and nutrition needs - as well as endless encouragment from our incredible support crew.  

Our attention to the little things and our challenging, yet flexible itineraries will ensure you tick those big climbs off your bucket list and leave you smiling at the end of each day with a true sense of accomplishment at what you've achieved. 

You will always feel safe because our staff/guest ratio is 1 staff member for every 3.5 guests, so you are never alone in the mountains or left standing at an intersection wondering which way to go.       

Contact us today and let us take you there!

  • Col du Peyresourde 2016
  • Col du Glandon 2014
  • Col du Glandon 2016
  • Tour of Tasmania 2016

Find out more about our Tour de France Ride Pyrenees Tour.  Based in Bagneres-de-Luchon, our chalet is located on the main street, right at the base of famous climbs such as the Col du Peyresourde, Superbagneres and the Portillon.  

Find out more about our Tour de France Alps Tour.  Based in Le Bourg d'Oisans, our chalet is located on the main street, right at the base of the famous 21 bends of Alpe d'Huez and the dual challenge of the Col du Lautaret and Col du Galibier.  

For the more serious rider, check out our CLASSIC COLS tours in June.  All the famous cols without the Tour de France mania.  Serious riding for the serious cyclist.  High level fitness ability required for these tours. 

9 Day tour and 17 day tours available.


Check out our new Italy tours page for all the details on our 2018 Giro d'Italia tour as well as our Grande Italia tour; the perfect option for the cyclist who prefers riding all the climbs without the Grand Tour madness.

Cycle the Alpes and Dolomites regions and get the low down on what goes on behind the scenes from Australian cycling legend and media personality, Henk Vogels, during this incredible 10 day experience.



Do you dream of riding the Spring Classics' routes but just aren't turned on by the weather while they're on?  Well, now you can, on our up and coming Monuments Tour.  We are so excited to anounce this fantastic cycling experience where you will ride the courses of the Strade Bianche, Milan Sanremo, Paris Roubaix, Tour of Flanders and Liege-Bastogne-Liege across 16 amazing warm, sunny days in June alongside Ausralian cycling legend and top 10 finisher of the Paris Roubaix, Henk Vogels.  Email us your expression of interest today.
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Pyrenees 2016 tour. What a great time we have....

Some of our guest reviews....​​

"From the moment my brother and I enquied we were made to feel looked after. But from the moment we arrived we were made to feel like family....I cannot do them justice or state how highly I would recommend Velo Tours.  No matter your standard of riding, they'll have you covered.  Brilliant in every way"
Gerard Doyle
Ride Pyrenees 2017

"In short, our experience was outstanding! From initial communications to the final celebratory dinner....we can only but highly recommend Velo Tours to anyone wanting to experience great riding and great company" 
Nigel & Andrea Smith 
Alpes Ventoux 2017

"The Velo Tours staff go above and beyond to ensure each and every one of us left with our bucket lists ticked and a huge smile on our faces. We were all treated like family, not just customers...."
Dave Dawes
Ride Pyrenees 2017

"Loved every minute. I don't think I would change anything - the monthly newsletters were good, logistics excellent and flexibly really, really good and appreciated - everyone could ride as much as they wanted"
Henry Thomson
Ride Pyrenees 2017

"I cannot speak highly enough of the Velo Tours experience, so much so that I am returning again in 2018 to make it 3 years in a row!"
Vanessa Hughes
Ride Pyrenees 2017

"I have just had THE best three days riding in a long long time. Velotours.com.au have an incredible Alps and Pyrenees cycling experience. Suffered like a dog up the Alpe d'Huez, Glandon, Les Deux Alpes, Lautaret, Lacets du Montvernier. Great food, great people, Kerry Stubbs and Kim and Tim Stubbs, well done and thanks for having me along for the ride."
Henk Vogels
Alpes Ventoux Tour 2016

"Outstanding Alps-Ventoux tour that far exceeded my expectations and has me planning my next tour already! Kerry and Kim (and their team) go above and beyond to ensure everyone is well supported and have the experience of a lifetime! Our base in the Alps was stunning and the cycling was exceptional. I've left with a real sense of accomplishment after summiting some world-famous climbs, and I could not recommend Velo Tours highly enough! Keep up the great work Kerry and Kim - you put on an amazing show!!
Vanessa Hughes
Alpes Ventoux Tour 2016

"Great experience.  Kerry and Kim go above and beyond the call of duty. A1"
John Carles
Alpes Ventoux Tour 2016

"I absolutely LOVED every moment of this tour! I didn’t know what to expect and was totally blown away.​...  
....This tour offered incredible value for money, convenience and an amazing life experience I will never forget. Not to mention stunning scenery and making new friends! Can’t wait to explore the Alps with Velo Tours next year!!​"
Leigh Nelson
Pyrenees Tour 2016

"Having just returned from a 9 day tour of the Pyrenees I have nothing but praise for the team at Velotours. Kerry and Kim were fantastic hosts and certainly made the trip an unforgettable experience. I will definitely be back again, thanks heaps guys"
Gary Jordan
Ride Pyrenees Tour 2016

"It was a memorable trip, and could not have been better organised.  You looked after us so well that we felt quite spoilt. We’ll be in touch about another trip for sure!
Tim Hancock
Tour of Tassie 2016

"I will add my thanks for a great trip. I dropped in to the tour at the last minute and was astounded by the quality of the trip. Outstanding & very personalised service by fantastic people. Your best advertising will be from customers like us. I have already sung your praises to anyone who will listen"
Tassie Express Tour 2015

​"Couldn’t have asked for better food / accom / routes / organisation and most importantly great company."
Tassie Express Tour 2015

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Check out the hire bikes available for our tour guests on our Tour de France tours via our partners at Pyrenees Bike Hire.