BERKELEY, Calif. -- Backroads, a major hiking and biking tour
operator, is introducing 16 trips in 2001, including several
multisport itineraries that combine walking and biking.
One trip, a six-day Ireland program, includes golfing, a new
activity for Backroads. The trip combines walking, biking and
It departs June through September and is priced starting at
$3,298 per person, double.
Among other new multisport trips are a biking and walking trip
in the Drome area of France's Provence region; a walking trip of
Provence, and a biking and walking trip in Italy's Tuscany
All are six days in length.
Another new walking trips is a nine-day Chile and Argentina trip
to Patagonia in January and February, starting at $5,298 per
For more information, contact Backroads at (800) 462-2848 or www.backroads.com.