Kit list and Useful Information

We've put together a suggested kit list to help you with your packing. The list isn't exhaustive however if you have any questions please contact us.


  • Passport / any visa requirements / ATM and credit cards
  • Personal Insurance (compulsory - no insurance, no ride) to cover cycling
  • Bike insurance - strongly recommended
  • Bike (or pre-arranged bike hire). We recommend as a minimum, a 50/34 compact chainset with a rear cassette to 30 or 32, or 52/36 11 to 34
  • Cycling shoes - pack in hand luggage
  • Helmet (compulsory - no helmet, no ride) - pack in hand luggage
  • Sun glasses
  • Blinky lights - for extra safety in some of the tunnels
  • Cycling jerseys
  • Cycling shorts
  • Leg and arm warmers
  • Waterproof jacket and layers - the weather can change quickly in the mountains
  • Gilet
  • Overshoes
  • Racing mitts / long fingered gloves
  • Small supply of inner tubes (if you are riding Tubulars please bring sufficient spares for the trip), mini pump, multi tool, tyre leavers
  • Swimwear for the Hot Tub
  • Chamois cream
  • Off bike clothing

On most of our trips we can offer a mid week wash of cycling clothes only



Available for purchase


  • 750ml bottles
  • Spare tubes
  • Spare tyres
  • Breathe Bike Jerseys & Arm Warmers


A selection of tools is available for your convenience including a torque wrench and bike stand. We also have access to a local pro bike mechanic at additional cost.


!!!!!There is no need to bring a track pump!!!!!


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