The Coast and Castles cycling route, beginning in the vibrant city of Newcastle and finishing in Edinburgh, the beautiful Scottish capital, is a stunning cycling holiday taking in miles of dramatic clifftops and a wealth of historical intrigue. The coast of Northumberland and the Scottish Borders is littered with ancient settlements, abbeys, watch towers and imposing castles dating back as far as the 13th century, all of which can be explored on this amazing cycling tour, based on the official Sustrans Coast and Castles cycle route. You can decide how many days of cycling your Coast and Castles biking trip should last - from 3 to 5 days - and choose between a self-guided or independent cycling holiday.

Endless coastal views across the North Sea
Exploring museums and defensive forts and castles dotted across the Scottish Borders
Views of the beautiful Scottish capital, Edinburgh, from the Moorfoot Hills
What's Included 
3, 4 or 5 days of stunning cycling, from Newcastle to Edinburgh or vice versa
3, 4 or 5 nights of hand-selected, comfortable accommodation
One way transfer between Newcastle and Edinburgh (alternative transfers can be arranged, an additional cost may apply)
All luggage transfers along the route
Detailed maps of the route and .gpx files if required
Full support from our back-up team for self guided trips
Detailed list of bike shops along the route and route information for independent trips

Your cycling holiday can be organised on any dates between March and October for groups of two or more people with 2, 3, 4 or 5 days of cycling. Choose your preferred dates and contact us to start planning your cycling trip now. If you have some flexibility take a look at our cheaper trips for small groups page for the most economical options!

Price Guide
Price per person for a 4 day, 4 night trip
No of people Type Bunkhouse B&B Luxury
4 or more Independent n/a £400 from £480
4 or more Self Guided n/a £470 from £550
2 Independent n/a £570 from £650
2 Self Guided n/a £740 from £820
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Price guide

Price per person for a 4 day, 4 night trip

Independent - 4 or more people
Bunkhouse B&B Luxury
n/a £400 from £480
Self Guided - 4 or more people
Bunkhouse B&B Luxury
n/a £470 from £550
Independent - 2 people
Bunkhouse B&B Luxury
n/a £570 from £650
Self Guided - 2 people
Bunkhouse B&B Luxury
n/a £740 from £820