Across the White Peak area in three days on this relaxing Peak District cycling holiday, full of picturesqe villages with bucket loads of charm, surrounded by pristine limestone countryside. Leaving from the Cheshire town of Macclesfield, a town with fast transport connections to Manchester, London and other main transport hubs, you cycle south east into the peak District National Park.
Cycling on local road and trails you continue east, stopping off in the many beautifully kept villages for a cup of tea and some local baking and cuisine, and to take in the higly impressive surrounding of mountains, valleys, rivers and streams. Continuing on into the Derbyshire Dales and beyond, you finish your Peak District cycling holiday in Matlock, a market town just north of the famous limestone gorge of Matlock Bath. Here cycling holiday stops and we take you back to Macclesfield, or we can book you in for a night before taking you back the following morning.
* All prices per person based on two people sharing.
|DAY 1||Macclesfield - Longnor||16 miles|
|DAY 2||Longnor - Youlgreave||19 miles|
|DAY 3||Youlgreave matlock||18 miles|
This is a relaxing and scenic two day tour, starting in Macclesfield and heading south-east between Sutton and Langley, along the Dane valley to Allgreave. From Allgreave, we continue south-east past the villages of Gradbach and Newtown, across the River Manifold and into Longnor, where we stay for the night .
Day twoleaves Longnor and heads south along the Manifold Valley and river to Hulme End where we head east across the River Dove into Hartington and north along the River Dove to Pilsbury. From Pilsbury we head east across the beautiful Derbyshire Dales to Youlgreave and our destination for the second night.
Day Three sees us leave Youlgreave on way north and first to Bakewell, the highly popular and picturesque town in the southern Peak District, which is also amous for its Bakewell Tart. From Bakewell we swing around by Chatsworh House, the splendid stately home, before heading south into Matlock, and our final destination.
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