The Ghostriders leaving their hotel in Portugal

Trip review: Cycling in Portugal

Dennis is the founder of a Victoria-based cycling club ‘Ghostriders’, which has been travelling with UTracks since 2009. He’s written a blog post for us about his group’s most recent cycling holiday in Portugal in October 2018, including his highlights and top tips for travellers thinking about going cycling in Portugal. I was aware of…

The colourful Northern Lights

Short tours for long weekends

You don’t need to have tons of time to tick destinations and experiences off your bucket list. We have a range of three and four-day tours for long weekends that are perfect for travellers short on time keen to pack in as much as possible, or travellers new to active holiday experiences who want to test the waters…

Alpine Passes Cycle

Push Your Limits: New Challenging Cycling Trips

Looking for an active cycling holiday but want a more exhilarating challenge? We’ve just added two new challenging cycling routes to our ever-growing ‘Challenging’ category of trips that will test even the most experienced cyclists. Our demanding yet rewarding level 5 cycling trips aren’t for the faint hearted and require an excellent level of fitness.…

Walker on Way of St James

Your Ultimate Camino Packing Guide

Having the right gear can make or break a walking or cycling holiday along the Camino de Santiago, the most famous long-distance trail in Europe. Which is why we’ve put together this helpful Camino packing guide, outlining the most essential items, from drink bladders to trekking poles and playing cards.   One of the advantages…