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When it comes to cycling, Ramsgate couldn’t be better placed. Set on one of Kent’s premier cycle routes, the 32 mile (51.4km) Viking Coastal Trail, and boasting plenty of cafes, restaurants and Cyclists Welcome-accredited hotels to rest your head and fill your stomach, Ramsgate has it covered for two-wheeled fun.
With 32 miles of on and off-road bike trails, rolling countryside, cliff-top routes and a backdrop of sea views, the Viking Coastal Trail is perfect for experienced cyclists looking for thrills, or families wanting sandcastles, ice creams and a beach-hopping cycle ride on the stunning Kent coast.
Better still, break up the route into manageable sections and you’ll find relaxing family days out, rides through Kent’s smugglers’ territory, plenty of local history, the haunts of Turner and Dickens and whistle-stop tours of the Isle of Thanet’s vibrant coastal towns and villages. Whatever it is you’re looking for, Ramsgate’s fantastic cycling routes will soon have you in the saddle.
Find out more information about the Viking Coastal Trail here
Cycles and helmets can be hired from Spencer Square Tennis & Pickleball Centre
on 07834 316601
and from The Bike Shed Kent
on 01843 423193
Hear what others have to say
Ramsgate’s coastal trails, wonderful views and sandy beaches make for a fantastic family cycling getaway, but don’t just take our word for it! Ethical traveller and award-winning travel writer for the Independent and the Guardian, Catherine Mack recently enjoyed her own family cycling break in Ramsgate. Read her article in Green Parent Magazine
and see what she had to say about her visit to Ramsgate.
For information about fun guided cycle rides in Ramsgate and Kent, visit goskyride.com/kent
For more cycle routes for your next Ramsgate or Kent holiday visit the Explore Kent Website