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 Motorcycle tours in Europe 

Beach's Motorcycle Adventures 2020 European tours

It's a big  world

there is so much to see, so much to discover, so many wonderful people to meet.

真人网址rob & gretchen beach have the opportunity to travel where they please, and the place they keep coming back to, with enthusiasm and energy, is europe.

specifically, the areas generally contained within the impressive alpine mountain chain.

Rob says, "there is no place in the world (and I have been searching!) that offers the combination of superb riding, indescribable scenery, and tourist amenities found in the European Alps. As long as I have a choice you will find me riding BMWs in the Alps!"


The central Alps—5 countries, 2 weeks

The Classic Alpine Adventure

Klausenpass, Switzerland

the classic alpine adventure covers an area of the alps that has been the core of tours with beach's motorcycle adventures since the beginning, in the 1970s.

真人网址much has changed since those days, but the roads, the ambiance, and mountains and the scenery are still the top attraction.

July 19 ~ Aug. 2, 2020
Sept. 6 ~ 20, 2020

Begins / Ends

munich, germany

Tour distance Min / Max

1550 miles / your choice

Free / rest days

Munich, Germany
Interlaken, Switzerland
Arabba, Italy

  • Day 1 - Arrive Munich, Germany
  • Day 2 - Munich, Free day
  • Day 3 - Imst, Austria
  • Day 4 - Rankweil, Austria
  • Day 5 - Interlaken, Switzerland
  • Day 6 - Interlaken, Free day
  • Day 7 - Sedrun, Switzerland
  • Day 8 - Zuoz, Switzerland
  • Day 9 - Terlago, Italy
  • Day 10 - Arabba, Italy
  • Day 11 - Arabba, Free day
  • Day 12 - Heiligenblut, Austria
  • Day 13 - Salzburg, Austria
  • Day 14 - Munich, Germany
  • Day 15 - Depart for home

Click on the map below to view the complete itinerary
Classic Alpine Adventure Map Thumbnail image
  • Rider $7,250
  • Sports car driver $5,580
  • Passenger $5,280
  • Single Room $350

Included
  • 14 nights in 3 to 5 star hotels
  • All breakfasts, 12 dinners–
    includes a variety of a la carte, choice menu, fixed menu, and buffet style dinners
  • Guided walking tour of Salzburg
  • Airport Transfers
  • Tour book detailing daily options & points of interest enroute
  • Pre-programmed BMW Navigator VI GPS with turn by turn detail of all the daily route suggestions
  • BMW Motorrad Certified Guide on a motorcycle
  • Support van / driver for your luggage
  • Custom duffel bag embroidered with your name and tour

Ride the Balkans and the Croatian Coast

The Adriatic Amble

Predjama Castle, Slovenia

an incredible tour of the modern countries that made up the former iron-curtain country of yugoslavia.

slovenia, croatia, and montenegro are certainly european, but they each feature a unique eastern flair.

Gain a unique insight into these beautiful areas, and enjoy 2 weeks of excellent motorcycle riding.

Tour Dates

may 10 ~ 24, 2020

Begins / Ends

真人网址ljubljana, slovenia

Tour distance Min / Max

1085 miles / your choice

Free / rest days

Bled, Slovenia
Sarajevo, Bosnia & Herzegovina
Dubrovnik,Croatia

  • Day 1 - Arrive Bled, Slovenia
  • Day 2 - Bled, Free day
  • Day 3 - Plitvicka Jezera, Croatia
  • Day 4 - Banja Luka, BIH
  • Day 5 - Sarajevo, BIH
  • Day 6 - Sarajevo, Free Day
  • Day 7 - Mostar, BIH
  • Day 8 - Perast, Montenegro
  • Day 9 - Dubrovnik, Croatia
  • Day 10 - Dubrovnik, Free Day
  • Day 11 - Omiš, Croatia
  • Day 12 - Pag, Croatia
  • Day 13 - Buzet, Croatia
  • Day 14 - Bled, Slovenia
  • Day 15 - Depart for home

Click on the map below to view the complete itinerary
Adriatic Amble Thumbnail image
  • Rider $7,350
  • Sports car driver ~ not available on this tour
  • Passenger $5,455
  • Single Room $545

Includes
  • 14 nights in 3 to 5 star hotels
  • All breakfasts, 12 dinners:–
    includes a variety of a la carte, choice menu, fixed menu, and buffet style dinners
  • Non alcoholic beverages at dinner
  • Airport Transfers
  • Tour book detailing daily options & points of interest enroute
  • Pre-programmed BMW Navigator VI GPS with turn by turn detail of all the daily route suggestions
  • BMW Motorrad Certified Guide on a motorcycle
  • Support van / driver for your luggage
  • Custom duffel bag embroidered with your name and tour

Austria and Slovenia - discover something new!

The Alpine Apogee

Pilgrimage Church, Lake Bled, Slovenia

真人网址austria's steiermark and northern slovenia blend together into a region with unique attraction.

for centuries these two countries acted as gatekeepers between the cultures of the mediterranean and northern europe.

the mountains and scenery are second to none, and the roads and hospitality of the locals make it a perfect destination for motorcycle touring.

Tour Dates

may 30 ~ june 8, 2020

Begins / Ends

munich, germany

Tour distance Min / Max

真人网址900 miles / your choice

Free / rest days

bled, slovenia

  • Day 1 - Arrive Munich, Germany
  • Day 2 - Salzburg, Austria
  • Day 3 - Admont, Austria
  • Day 4 - Bled, Slovenia
  • Day 5 - Bled, Free day
  • Day 6 - Heiligenblut, Austria
  • Day 7 - Arabba, Italy
  • Day 8 - Imst, Austria
  • Day 9 - Munich, Germany
  • Day 10 - Depart for home

Click on the map below to view the complete itinerary
Alpine Apogee Thumbnail image
  • Rider $4,505
  • Sports car driver $3,635
  • Passenger $3,435
  • Single Room $280

Includes
  • 9 nights in 3 to 5 star hotels
  • All breakfasts, 8 dinners–
    includes a variety of a la carte, choice menu, fixed menu, and buffet style dinners
  • Non alcoholic beverages at dinner
  • Airport Transfers
  • Tour book detailing daily options & points of interest enroute
  • Pre-programmed BMW Navigator VI GPS with turn by turn detail of all the daily route suggestions
  • BMW Motorrad Certified Guide on a motorcycle
  • Support van / driver for your luggage
  • Custom duffel bag embroidered with your name and tour

Ride the highest passes in the Alps

The Alpine Adventure West

Parc national du Mercantour

france seems to be made for the motorcyclist. the variety of roads will make you smile. the "bigness" of the scenery seems almost impossible, and yet it is there, all around you, all the time.

真人网址come along and discover why this area of the alps is one of rob beach's personal favorites.

Tour Dates

真人网址june 28 ~  ~ july 12, 2020

Begins / Ends

zürich, switzerland

Tour distance Min / Max

1800 miles / your choice

Free / rest days

Baden, Switzerland
Talloires, France
真人网址Jausiers, France

  • Day 1 - Arrive Baden, Switzerland
  • Day 2 - Baden, Free day
  • Day 3 - Goumois, France
  • Day 4 - Les Rousses, France
  • Day 5 - Talloires, France
  • Day 6 - Talloires, Free day
  • Day 7 - Pont-en-Royans, France
  • Day 8 - Pont-en-Royans, Free day
  • Day 9 - Jausiers, France
  • Day 10 - Jausiers, Free day
  • Day 11 - Sauze d'Ouix, Italy
  • Day 12 - Breuil-Cervinia, Italy
  • Day 13 - Gruyères, Switzerland
  • Day 14 - Baden, Switzerland
  • Day 15 - Depart for home

Click on the map below to view the complete itinerary
Alpine Adventure West Thumbnail image
  • Rider $7,510
  • Sports car driver $5,995
  • Passenger $5,695
  • Single Room $675

Includes
  • 14 nights in 2 to 5 star hotels
  • All breakfasts, 11 dinners–
    includes a variety of a la carte, choice menu, fixed menu, and buffet style dinners.
  • Non alcoholic beverages at dinner
  • Airport Transfers
  • Tour book detailing daily options & points of interest enroute
  • Pre-programmed BMW Navigator VI GPS with turn by turn detail of all the daily route suggestions
  • BMW Motorrad Certified Guide on a motorcycle
  • Support van / driver for your luggage
  • Custom duffel bag embroidered with your name and tour

Stelvio, Grossglockner, Gavia and a zillion other great roads in 9 days

The Dolomite Domination

Colle San Lucia Pass, Italy

真人网址this ride focuses on the stunning italian dolomites. the incredible roads compete with jaw-dropping scenery for your attention.

The 2020 Dolomite Domination features a special tour member! Ken Condon, owner of the brilliant motorcycle skills course, is offering tour members rider training during the tour.

真人网址spend your valuable riding time in the thick of it—the best that the central alps has to offer. discover why riders come back to this area again and again.

2020 Tour Dates

真人网址june 13 ~ 22, 2020

Begins / Ends

munich, germany

Tour distance Min / Max

850 miles / your choice

Free / rest days

Munich, Germany
Arabba, Italy

  • Day 1 - Arrive Munich, Germany
  • Day 2 - Munich, Free day
  • Day 3 - Heiligenblut, Austria
  • Day 4 - Arabba, Italy
  • Day 5 - Arabba, Free day
  • Day 6 - Terlago, Italy
  • Day 7 - Stelvio, Italy
  • Day 8 - Imst, Austria
  • Day 9 - Munich, Germany
  • Day 10 - Depart for home

Click on the map below to view the complete itinerary
Dolomite Domination Map Thumbnail image
  • Rider $4,505
  • Sports car driver $3,635
  • Passenger $3,435
  • Single Room $250

Includes
  • 9 nights in 3 to 5 star hotels
  • All breakfasts, 8 dinners–
    includes a variety of a la carte, choice menu, fixed menu, and buffet style dinners
  • Non alcoholic beverages at dinner
  • Airport Transfers
  • Tour book detailing daily options & points of interest enroute
  • Pre-programmed BMW Navigator VI GPS with turn by turn detail of all the daily route suggestions
  • BMW Motorrad Certified Guide on a motorcycle
  • ½ day riding seminar with coach Ken Condon.
  • Support van / driver for your luggage
  • Custom duffel bag embroidered with your name and tour

Seashore, mountains and magic—2 islands in 2 weeks

The Island Interlude

Sardinia, Italy

Two islands, one French, one Italian, are waiting for you to discover them. Riding on Sardinia may be motorcycle paradise. The corners are perfect, the pavement excellent and grippy, and the traffic is, well, missing!

真人网址after a week of riding there it is time to move on to corsica, where the mountains climb from sea-level far into the clouds. corsican scenery is raw and natural, its roads most interesting.

真人网址sept. 27 ~ oct. 11, 2020

Begins / Ends

真人网址florence, italy

Tour distance Min / Max

1325 miles / your choice

Free / rest days

Oliena, Sardinia, Italy
Olmeto, Corsica, France
Saint Florent, Corsica, France

  • Day 1 - Arrive, Florence, Italy
  • Day 2 - Overnight Ferry
  • Day 3 - Oliena, Sardinia, Italy
  • Day 4 - Oliena, Free day
  • Day 5 - Cagliari, Sardinia
  • Day 6 - Bosa, Sardinia
  • Day 7 - Tempio Pausania, Sardinia
  • Day 8 - Olmeto, Corsica, France
  • Day 9 - Olmeto, Free day
  • Day 10 - Corte, Corsica
  • Day 11 - Saint Florent, Corsica
  • Day 12 - Saint Florent, Free day
  • Day 13 - Lucca, Italy
  • Day 14 - Florence, Italy
  • Day 15 - Depart for home

Click on the map below to view the complete itinerary
Island Interlude Map Thumbnail image
  • Rider $7,995
  • Sports car driver not available
  • Passenger $5,790
  • Single Room $745

Includes
  • 13 nights in 3 to 5 star hotels
    1 night in top-class cabin on Livorno/Olbia ferry
  • All breakfasts, 12 dinners–
    includes a variety of a la carte, choice menu, fixed menu, and buffet style dinners
  • Non alcoholic beverages at dinner
  • Guided walking tour of Florence
  • Airport Transfers
  • Tour book detailing daily options & points of interest enroute
  • Pre-programmed BMW Navigator VI GPS with turn by turn detail of all the daily route suggestions
  • BMW Motorrad Certified Guide on a motorcycle
  • Support van / driver for your luggage
  • Custom duffel bag embroidered with your name and tour

Switzerland, land of brilliantly engineered roads

The Swiss Splendor

Steingletscher, Sustenpass, Switzerland

swiss roads are, like so much in this small place, nearly flawless. engineered by people who take their jobs seriously, the sinuous tracks they have created over the dynamic swiss alps approach perfection.

真人网址the scenery isn't engineered, but is as perfect as the roads.

august 22 ~ 31, 2020

Begins / Ends

munich, germany

Tour distance Min / Max

950 miles / your choice

Free / rest days

Munich, Germany
Interlaken, Switzerland

  • Day 1 - Arrive Munich, Germany
  • Day 2 - Munich, Free day
  • Day 3 - Rankweil, Austria
  • Day 4 - Interlaken, Switzerland
  • Day 5 - Interlaken, Free day
  • Day 6 - Sedrun, Switzerland
  • Day 7 - Zuoz, Switzerland
  • Day 8 - Imst, Austria
  • Day 9 - Munich, Germany
  • Day 10 - Depart for home

Click on the map below to view the complete itinerary
Swiss Splendor Thumbnail image
  • Rider $4,875
  • Sports car driver $4,005
  • Passenger $3,805
  • Single Room $290

Includes
  • 9 nights in 3 to 5 star hotels
  • All breakfasts, 8 dinners–
    includes a variety of a la carte, choice menu, fixed menu, and buffet style dinners
  • Non alcoholic beverages at dinner
  • Airport Transfers
  • Tour book detailing daily options & points of interest enroute
  • Pre-programmed BMW Navigator VI GPS with turn by turn detail of all the daily route suggestions
  • BMW Motorrad Certified Guide on a motorcycle
  • Support van / driver for your luggage
  • Custom duffel bag embroidered with your name and tour

TOURS SOUTH OF THE EQUATOR


Ride the North & South islands of New Zealand

The Maori Meander

Motorcycle on the North Island

when the snow is too deep in the alps, another local beckons—new zealand.

this is a magical country full of passionate people and amazing places.

Tour Dates

真人网址february 22 - march 14, 2021

Begins / Ends

Auckland / Christchurch
真人网址New Zealand

Tour distance Min / Max

2450 miles / your choice

Free / rest days

Auckland
Nelson
Te Anau

  • Day 1 - Arrival, Auckland, New Zealand
  • Day 2 - Auckland, Free day
  • Day 3 - Whitianga
  • Day 4 - Rotorua
  • Day 5 - Hawkes Bay
  • Day 6 - Mt. Ruapehu
  • Day 7 - Wellington
  • Day 8 - Nelson
  • Day 9 - Nelson, Free day
  • Day 10 - Punakaiki
  • Day 11 - Hammer Springs
  • Day 12 - Lake Tekapo
  • Day 13 - Oamaru
  • Day 14 - Dunedin
  • Day 15 - Invercargill
  • Day 16 - Te Anau
  • Day 17 - Te Anau, Free day
  • Day 18 - Cardrona
  • Day 19 - Fox Glacier
  • Day 20 - Christchurch
  • Day 21 - Depart for home

Click on the map below to view the complete itinerary
Maori Meander Map Thumbnail image
2019 prices are listed here.
2021 prices coming soon.
  • Rider $9,750
  • Sports car driver $7,900
  • Passenger $5,750
  • Single Room $1,300
  • BMW R1200GS upgrade $700

Includes
  • 20 nights in 3 to 5 star hotels
  • All breakfasts, 18 dinners–
    includes a variety of a la carte, choice menu, fixed menu, and buffet style dinners
  • Non alcoholic beverages at dinner
  • Glass bottom boat tour
  • Ferry crossing from North to South Island
  • Helicopter ride over Fox Glacier
  • Airport Transfers
  • Tour book detailing daily options & points of interest enroute
  • NZ Map Atlas
  • Support van / driver for your luggage
  • Custom duffel bag embroidered with your name and tour

South African Tours

The South African Safari

details on our newest south african tour are forthcoming.

The following lists are our 2020 tours sorted by different criteria, to make your choices a little easier.

For those who have time off on American holidays, the following list shows the number of days off work required for various tours with Beach's Motorcycle Adventures.

These calculations include flying days.

真人网址this takes into account normal national holidays, and presumes that you don't have to work on those holidays.

7 days off work
9 days off work
10 days off work

For those who have time off on Canadian holidays, the following list shows the number of days off work required for various tours with Beach's Motorcycle Adventures.

These calculations include flying days.

真人网址this takes into account normal national holidays, and presumes that you don't have to work on those holidays.

7 days off work
9 days off work
10 days off work

真人网址if the number of countries is an important metric for you - lower #s as to concentrate on fewer cultures, or higher to be exposed to greater differences, here is a list for you.

1 country
2 countries
3 countries
4 countries