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Cycling Holidays - International - November 2009

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Table of contents

  1. Introduction

    • Data Sources

      • Overview

        • When cycling holidays began
          • Why people take them – the experience
            • Responsible tourism and sustainable tourism trends
              • Global cycling trends
              • The Cycling Holiday Consumer

                • Who takes a cycling holiday?
                • Top Generating Markets

                  • North America
                    • Canada
                      • US
                        • Australasia
                          • Australia
                            • New Zealand
                              • Europe
                                • Germany
                                  • The Netherlands
                                    • UK
                                      • Emerging markets: From transport to leisure
                                        • Market segmentation: Serious to casual
                                          • Hard and soft adventure cycling
                                            • Soft adventure cyclists
                                              • Hard adventure cyclists
                                                • The independents
                                                  • Niche cycling holiday markets
                                                    • Cycling families
                                                      • Fully independent travel
                                                        • Disabled cycling holidays
                                                          • Gay and lesbian cycling holidays
                                                            • User feedback websites
                                                              • Figure 1: Number of TripAdvisor users’ comments on adventure holidays and niche markets, September 2009
                                                          • Cycling Holiday Operators

                                                            • Operator trends
                                                              • Tour companies
                                                                • Australasia
                                                                  • Figure 2: Selected Australasian cycling tour operators, September 2009
                                                                • Adventure South
                                                                  • Cycling Tours
                                                                    • Grasshopper Adventures
                                                                      • Pedaltours
                                                                        • Raw Travel
                                                                          • Europe
                                                                            • Figure 3: Selected European cycling tour operators, September 2009
                                                                          • A2Z Adventures
                                                                            • Explore
                                                                              • Headwater
                                                                                • I Bike Tuscany!
                                                                                  • Rotalis
                                                                                    • Saddle Skedaddle
                                                                                      • Topbicycle
                                                                                        • North America
                                                                                          • Figure 4: Selected North American cycling tour operators, September 2009
                                                                                        • Austin-Lehman
                                                                                          • Backroads
                                                                                            • BikeHike Adventures
                                                                                              • Discover France
                                                                                                • Sacred Rides Mountain Bike Holidays
                                                                                                  • Tour d’Afrique
                                                                                                  • Destinations, Tours and Routes

                                                                                                        • Figure 5: Cycling holiday gradings, September 2009
                                                                                                      • Africa
                                                                                                        • Figure 6: Selected African cycling routes and destinations, September 2009
                                                                                                      • Americas
                                                                                                        • Figure 7: Selected American cycling routes and destinations, September 2009
                                                                                                      • Asia
                                                                                                        • Figure 8: Selected Asian cycling routes and destinations, September 2009
                                                                                                      • Australasia
                                                                                                        • Figure 9: Selected Australasian cycling routes and destinations, September 2009
                                                                                                      • Europe
                                                                                                        • Figure 10: European cycling routes and destinations, September 2009
                                                                                                    • Product Investment

                                                                                                      • Public sector
                                                                                                        • Australasia
                                                                                                          • Australia
                                                                                                            • New Zealand
                                                                                                              • Europe
                                                                                                                • Northern Europe: Belgium, Denmark, Germany, Netherlands
                                                                                                                  • Figure 11: Bicycle share of trips in Australia, Europe and North America, 1994-2005*
                                                                                                                • UK
                                                                                                                  • North America
                                                                                                                    • Canada
                                                                                                                      • US
                                                                                                                        • Private sector
                                                                                                                          • Investing in the product
                                                                                                                            • Social and environmental investment
                                                                                                                            • What Next?

                                                                                                                              • The future is green
                                                                                                                                • Seeking the Generation Y consumer
                                                                                                                                  • Stability from the 55+ group
                                                                                                                                    • Public-sector support
                                                                                                                                      • The Olympic effect
                                                                                                                                        • Emerging Asian destinations

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                                                                                                                                        Cycling Holidays - International - November 2009

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