This three day tour allows you to experience the sights, sounds and tastes of the Bass Coast and rural Gippsland. Travelling by bicycle on Rail Trails, quiet roads and cycle paths this tour takes you to some of the most beautiful places on Phillip Island and the scenic Bass Coast with vistas of the lush green rolling foothills of the Gippsland Strzelecki Ranges. You will have a chance to experience what life was like for the Miners of the early 1900’s in the State Coal Mine at Wonthaggi where you can go on an underground tour.
You have three days cycling, averaging around 20 kilometres each day, with an option to do some or all of the Bass Coast Walk which starts at Kilcunda with its fantastic views, amazing headlands and protected coves. You have plenty of time to swim in one of the many beaches, play on the sand when there are no swimming flags, stop in cafes, enjoy the parks, take in the Art Galleries, sample the local produce, have fun at Amaze’n’things, enjoy the museums or simply relax. Every day is different, you will love it.
Days of operation:
This tour leaves every day of the year. Accommodation in area is very limited in January so book early for January school holidays.
Gippsland Cycling Tours operate self-guided fully supported cycle tours from two to 28 days in the beautiful Bass Coast and Gippsland hinterland. Cycle at your own pace. Start and stop when you want – there are no guides or schedules. Finish the day at your carefully selected accommodation where your luggage awaits.
Choose one of the carefully mapped cycling journeys suitable for families, single cyclists, couples or groups.
Bass Coast and Beyond - One of the most popular tours, a journey with a wonderful mix of scenery, towns and tastes.
Great Southern Getaway - A fun cycle tour designed for a break. Pedal the Great Southern Rail Trail or take off and explore the hills. The weekend markets are extra special.
Wild Coast Rolling Country - A great mix of hills, valleys, trails and roads.
South Gippsland Rail Trails Cycle Tour - A scenic journey through history, cycle the little old country towns with great cafes, all on cycle paths and rail trails.
Leongatha Hub and Spoke - Pedal to the distillery, cycle to the brewery and cruise the markets.
Grand Gippsland Cycle Tour - Cycle from central Melbourne through Gippsland to Marlo where the Snowy River meets the sea.
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