The United States of America. Land of the free, home of the brave. And a mind-blowing amount of diversity—in geography, culture, cuisine, and landscape. Where any number of phenomenal road trips will take you through deserts, mountains, fields, and forests, and along stunning coastlines. As the third-largest country in the world, the United States is full of all kinds of wonders—art, architecture, and iconic monuments recognized around the world. Explore exciting cities—some of the most famous in the world—and natural wonders that defy description. When you travel with VBT, you'll discover the remarkable abundance and breathtaking beauty of our nation’s most cherished resource, its National Parks, Monuments and Historic Sites. We offer 6 vacations that visit National Park Service holdings: Colonial National Historic Park in Virginia, Cape Cod National Seashore in Massachusetts, Fort Sumter National Monument in South Carolina, Acadia National Park in Maine, Marsh-Billings-Rockefeller in Vermont; and Natchez Trace Parkway and Vicksburg National Military Park in Mississippi. The American Dream is alive and well. And whatever kind of vacation you can dream up, you can make it happen here.
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Join us to discover Santa Barbara County’s Spanish-Colonial influences, natural beauty and booming wine scene. You begin in Solvang, a town founded by Danish settlers, and make your way through the Santa Ynez valley to the coastal city of Santa Barbara.
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Shaped like an arm in a welcoming embrace, Cape Cod retains much of the maritime charm of its long-gone whaling days. We’ll bike along the Cape Cod National Seashore on a converted rail trail now made for cycling before hopping a ferry to explore an island fit for a Presidential retreat—Martha’s Vineyard.
Savor the relaxed charm and unhurried pace of the uniquely American Southern Coast as you cruise past towering oak trees draped with Spanish moss and immerse yourself in the extraordinary Gullah culture. We’ll learn about Victorian influences as we tour the elegant cities of Savannah and Beaufort before dining on fresh local cuisine that draws from rich stocks of seafood.
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Rolling seamlessly from Mississippi to Tennessee, the Natchez Trace has long been a vital conduit for Southern pride—and a paradise for cyclists. You’ll experience that pride firsthand as you visit Civil War battlefields in the company of a Southern historian, explore elegant antebellum mansions, and pause to admire spectacular landscapes and manicured gardens. You’ll also experience the hearty cuisine and gracious hospitality of the South at some of the finest inns in the land. Our flexible itinerary allows you to take it all in at your own pace.
Extend your cycling season in warmer climes with VBT’s Florida bike tour. You’ll enjoy soft-sand beaches and glorious sunshine, for sure. You’ll also cycle into a surprising past and vibrant natural world that enriches your body, mind and spirit.
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Discover California’s glorious wine counties of Sonoma and Napa and delight in bicycle rides among stately redwood groves, rolling hillside vineyards, and along the rugged coast of the Pacific Ocean.
Immerse yourself in the magnificent beauty of the Teton Mountain Range and Yellowstone National Parks with VBT.
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Vermont is our backyard, our home. But it’s so much more than that, and we want you to discover why. Bike with us and experience our beautiful natural landscape and taste the local cuisine that gave rise to the farm-to-table movement.
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The embracing spirit of Vermont—independent yet companionable, earnest yet convivial—resides here in the valleys of the Green Mountains.
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Join VBT as we explore the austere beauty of New Mexico’s dramatic landscapes, up close and on foot.
Cycle the shores of New England’s largest lake, Lake Champlain, as well as the verdant valleys of Vermont’s Green Mountains. Along the way we’ll encounter a less familiar but powerfully evocative period of American history—and a unique regional lifestyle deeply rooted in the natural world.
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Carved by glaciers, the sea-swept coast of Downeast Maine is alive with crashing surf, wheeling birds, and invigorating breezes. We’ll experience a traditional New England way of life as we bike around Bar Harbor and in Acadia National Park on its car-free carriage roads and meet the hardy people who call Mt. Desert Island home.
Cycle back into American history along the Colonial Parkway on an exciting journey that traces our country’s founding—from the Jamestown settlement, to the time of revolution in Williamsburg, and on to independence in Yorktown. Off our bikes we’ll stay at the AAA Four-Diamond Kingsmill Resort and enjoy a tasting at the Williamsburg Winery.
Scenic biking routes through Southern Vermont lead us along quiet roads lined with maple trees, family farms, picturesque lakes and through quaint villages like Grafton and Woodstock, the essence of small-town New England charm.
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