The UK is currently applying a national isolation order to control the corona virus pandemic. However, if possible, plan your upcoming travel in the foggy country. Especially there are some great places for you to experience cycling in this beloved country.
Isolation is becoming more and more familiar to us as the corona virus situation worsens worldwide. In the meantime, we have more time with family and ourselves. So why don’t we plan our upcoming trips so that we are refreshed.
So here is a list of 8 places in the UK you should go by bike after the isolation order and this whole Covid-19 nightmare is over.
Isle of Wight
Probably one of the most underrated places for cycling for you. The island just off the southern coast of the British continent is a beautiful and diverse landscape to ride. Experience windswept cliffs, winding country roads, sea walks and many rural areas along with a series of challenging peaks, often quite steep. Isle of Wight is a great trip.
A lot of routes around the island, with my personal preference, ride around the whole island, have very clear signs and take you to roads you wouldn’t see without the route. Also, go where most cars can’t get in and go all the way to the southwest of the island for some spectacular views.
The garlic farm is also worth a visit with black garlic beer along with black garlic and chocolate ice cream, to be honest, it’s much better than you think!
This is a place of some of the hardest roads you can find, Ho is a difficult place to go; But who doesn’t like a challenge?
The Honister Pass is almost certainly the most famous for its circular theater like the mountains on either side when the road zigzags to the majestic slate quarry at the top. Other great peaks in the northern lakes are the Whinlatter Pass, which was used during the British Tour of 2018.
Newlands Pass, another difficult climb that leads to the waterfall before heading down to Cool Butter or Braithwaite depending on how you ride. Watendlath is a dead end on the top, but is one of the most beautiful paths you can climb.