Cycle the Hills and Lanes of the Darent Valley

  • Location Kent
  • Duration 1 day
  • Price £40.00 per person
  • Cycling
  • microadventure

Adventure Highlights

Just 30 mins from Victoria Station in London, we arrive in the rural countryside of the North Downs. We'll cover 22 miles of quiet lanes and 400m of ascent, the perfect opportunity to relax and escape to the countryside. A beautiful way to explore the area with the added safety net of an experienced, knowledgable guide.

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Adventure Details

Day 1

Start time 09:00

Ride the hills and valleys of the quiet wooded lanes of Darent Valley. Steeped in history both ancient and more recent including the remains of the Roman villa at Lullingstone and the ancient ford crossing at Eynsford. After a pub lunch in the pretty village of Shoreham and the possibility of a paddle to cool off our feet, we'll wind our way back to Swanley to finish off a refreshing day away from the big smoke.

End time 17:00

Effort Level

Relax and unwind whilst exploring the great outdoors

  • Chilled
  • Active
  • Tough

Inclusions

What's included

  • Guide Fully guided

What you'll need to bring

  • Other Any bicycle in good working order preferably with 28mm tyres or wider, because of short off road section. Cycling shorts or padded undershorts to keep you comfortable in the saddle. Something waterproof in case it rains (don't worry so much about your legs, they dry off!) A helmet if you have one. Swimming things and a small towel if you fancy a dip. A small day bag for the cycle, in a pannier if you have one, for a water bottle, energy snacks, suncream etc.

Cancellations

Strict - Cancel up to 31 days before your adventure to recieve a 75% refund

Cancelling less than 30 days before results in no refund.

Refund excludes processing fees. Alternate dates may be able to be agreed at no additional cost, but this is not guaranteed.

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Location

Starting point:

Swanley, UK

James

Adventure leader

James

James has had over 15 years experience in outdoor activity leadership, coaching and guiding. He is a qualified mountain instructor, teaching...