About Us

disabled activity holidays France

Journey Begins Ltd are a holiday solutions company with permanently staffed offices in the UK and Chamonix, France. We specialise in summer & winter holidays in the French Alps, road cycling holidays, cycle coaching and accessible activity holidays for individuals or families with physical, sensory or learning difficulties.

Our airport transfer service operates year round throughout the French Alps.

Our team are highly experienced and have taught and coached climbing, kayaking, cycling, and sailing, as well as organising kayaking expeditions and cycle tours around the world, from latin America to the Himalayas. We have been involved in running cycle holidays in the French Alps for many years and have an extensive knowledge of the area as we have offices in Chamonix Mont Blanc as well as the UK. Having taught, coached and run expeditions around the world for over 20 years, our team know exactly how to create the ultimate in adventure and cycling holidays that will give you an unforgettable experience.

The road cycling holidays incorporate a variety of Alpine cycling tours that are inclusive of airport transfer for you and your bike, fully catered luxury chalet and van supported guided bike tours in the French Alps. You will get to cycle the Alpe d’Huez, the Col du Galibier, the Ubaye Valley, the Route des Grandes Alpes, Barcelonette, Bourg d’Oisans, the Col d’Izoard, Marmotte, the Col de la Bonnette. All of which will give you unforgettable cycling holidays in France.

A qualified cycle coach will accompany you throughout the week. We also offer road cycling weekend breaks in the UK. Our directors have a great deal of personal road and mountain biking experience having run and taken part in bike tours all around the world including Europe, Africa and Asia. We are passionate about cycling and fully understand the requirements of supported cycle touring.

We are dedicated to providing fully accessible, bespoke activity holidays for individuals and families with all levels of ability, physical, sensory and learning impairments, having many years personal experience delivering adventure activities for people with additional needs.