Founded in 1971, and now in our 44th year, VBT Bicycling and Walking Vacations offers over 49 deluxe biking and walking tours in 26 countries worldwide, including destinations in Italy, France, Spain, Eastern Europe, Costa Rica, New Zealand, Vietnam, South Africa, Peru, and the United States. Each trip includes all accommodations, many meals, two expert local Trip Leaders, unique sightseeing and cultural activities, and full van support for biking and walking vacations. Unlike other companies, VBT also includes roundtrip international airfare from over 30 U.S. cities and select Canadian cities for all overseas vacations. VBT promises its travelers excellent worldwide discovery vacations with low prices and unsurpassed value.
VBT was voted #2 in the world in Travel + Leisure Magazine's 2015 World's Best Awards in the Tour Operator category, making the list for the sixth consecutive year. We are very appreciative of our travelers, friends and the readers of T + L who gave us this recognition.
In 2009, VBT received a Gold Magellan Award from Travel Weekly for Excellence in Marketing, and in 2009, for the second year in a row, VBT Bicycling Vacations was named as one of the “Best Biking Outfitters on Earth” by National Geographic Adventure magazine.
Delivering an active vacation with exceptional quality and guest satisfaction, all at an unsurpassed value, is the number one mission of everyone at VBT.