A Royal Ride

Cycle to Henry VIII's favourite palace

Available Privately

Family Friendly History Private Active

HIGHLIGHTS
• A guided bike tour from Hampton Court
• Spot wild deers and enjoy a picnic in Richmond Park
• Discover Tudor history at the Palace

What Nick says
Nick Boulos is one of Britain’s leading travel writers. Read more Nick Boulos is a multi award-winning travel writer and editor and the founder of MakeMyDay. He has spent more than ten years writing for the world’s leading publications including the Sunday Times, Washington Post, National Geographic and the Guardian.

'Almost every visitor to the capital spends time in South-west London - but only because it's home to Heathrow Airport. Those that do take the time to explore it properly are rewarded with quite a revelation. This fantastic cycling tour, perfect for all abilities, takes you down a leafy, peaceful path through an 800 year-old market town, from Richmond to Hampton Court Palace. This grand residence - built in 1515 and boasting over 1000 rooms - was once home to Henry VIII. Don't miss the chance to visit the oldest hedge maze in England while you're there...'

Included:
- English speaking guide
- bikes and optional helmets
- a simple picnic lunch
- expert local recommendations

Other important info:
Refunds and changes: permitted with at least seven days notice.
This is a private tour and there are no audio headsets.
This tour runs in all weathers.
This tour may involve some road cycling – primarily on dedicated cycle paths or quiet back streets
Entrance to the palace is not included. Approx £23.

This tour is also available at a time and date to suit you. Please contact us: hello@makemyday.travel

Customer Reviews

"A beautiful relaxing day around the historic sites of Hampton Court Palace and Richmond Park on bike. A friendly knowledgeable guide of the Richmond, Kingston and Teddington area. Breathtaking views and a friendly group of people. A good alternative to sightseeing around London. After an enjoyable day on the bikes, we had a picnic in the park, scrumptious choice of lemon drizzle and/or ginger cakes and a cup of tea/coffee were provided. Definitely a must. Thank you for a fantastic day!" Rosie C
South-west London
3.5 hours
Price:
from £36.67pp
Price based on group of 6 people
Total: £220.00
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