Enjoy a River Thames guided bike tour to Windsor Town, visit Windsor Castle in the afternoon if you wish.
We provide the bikes for this enjoyable bike ride along the River Thames to the royal town of Windsor passing quaint locks and riverside homes.
A breakfast picnic with bacon rolls and pots of tea will be enjoyed by the River Thames.
Stop at a riverside pub en route and visit the Royal Farm Shop for tasty souvenirs before arriving at Windsor with views of Windsor Castle, time to visit the castle if you wish or just enjoy this beautiful town
*This tour starts 50 minutes by train from Central London, we can advise on your route. It is for the experienced cyclist, the path is bumpy with overgrown tree roots and stinging nettles in places (long trousers advised), also we cycle 1 busy main road.
You can enjoy a longer 33km ride if you wish starting at Hampton Court Palace (stay at a hotel after palace visit the day before), please ask for details and extra cost involved.
10. 30am Meet at Shepperton Train Station (50 mins from London Waterloo or London Victoria)
Set up bikes for River Thames cycle.
(Optional breakfast tea picnic can be provided please enquire)
We recommend you bring a sandwich or snacks to enjoy enroute, we will visit a riverside pub* for drinks and can eat too if we are in good time for your visit to Windsor Castle.
*Food waiting times in this riverside pub can be long if the pub is busy
Visit Windsor Royal Farm Shop for tasty souvenirs.
2/2. 30pm Arrive at Windsor for your Windsor Castle visit or just enjoy the town.
* Luggage transferred with advance request, extra charge
Meeting Location + Tour Duration
Meeting location: Shepperton Train Station
Shepperton Station is 50 mins from London Waterloo or London Victoria
End location: We finish in Home Park Windsor, with views of Windsor Castle where you will leave the bikes, it is a 5 mins walk to Windsor Castle and town.
Duration: 4 hours
In winter this route may have parts of the paths which are more overgrown with stinging nettles!
This a cycling tour involving mainly flat river paths but on this route it is necessary to cycle in 2 places on a fairly busy road. You should be a confident enough cyclist to be able to do this.
There is also some bike carrying up and down steps so you should be capable of doing this although of course we will be able to help.
Helmet (on request)
Guided bike tour
Bottle of water per person
Estimated Local Cash Needed
20 £ - Pub lunch and drinks during the day -if a packed lunch is brought along instead of a pub lunch the cost needed is less.
Pub lunch/picnic lunch.
Travel to/from the start/finish tour
Any extra refreshments in the day
Entrance to Windsor Castle