Heading off cycle touring? It’s worth investing in a touring bicycle, particularly if you are planning a long trip or are planning on bike touring regularly. They also double up as excellent commuter bikes, as they have lugs holes required to attach various racks and bags. In fact, they often come with racks already fitted, and many have dynamo lights.
New to touring? Read our guide to Cycle Touring before you start!
Not all of these bikes are female-specific, but all of them are designed to be robust, durable and strong. They’ll get you and your kit where you need to go, with minimum fuss and maximum comfort.
Once you have your dream bike, you’ll need somewhere to go. Check out our 10 Incredible Touring Holidays for a dash of inspiration!
Cube Travel Pro RF Women’s Touring Bike
Touring Bike: Cube Travel Pro RF Women’s Touring Bicycle
In a bright and eyecatching blue, the Cube Travel Pro RF Women’s Touring Bike stands out amongst other touring cycles.
The aluminium frame comes already fitted with a rear pannier rack, front and rear mudguards, and hydraulic disc brakes for extra stopping power. The 9-speed Shimano gear set is a quality setup, and it’s finished off with a Busch&Müller dynamo light system and a kickstand. Just add luggage and you are ready to go!
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