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Category: Tourism & Travel

  1. Big Tour Savings Riding NEW Yamahas

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    Tenere, Tracer 900 GT and Bolt motorcycles now available for our September 2019 Wild Wild West guided tours. They offer great value for money with savings of £600 per bike on our 2 week tour and £450 on the one week tours.

    For those of you who've ever asked about lighter bikes then these Yamahas make an ideal alternative to our fleet of Harleys.  And, combined with the opportunity to ride all the best bits of the American West and the golden state of California, what's not to like!

    On the Wild Wild West tour it's difficult to pick the top highlights....

    • Grand Canyon
    • Monument Valley and Navajo lands
    • Death Valley
    • Yosemite
    • Bryce Canyon
    • Zion National Park
    • Historic Route 66
    • Las Vegas glitz and glamour
    • San Francisco (Golden Gate Bridge, Napa wine valley, Alcatraz)
    • Pacific Coast Highway and Big Sur
    Call Linda NOW on 01256 771770 to take advantage of the Yamaha Wild Wild West tours offer. 

    And for all other fabulous Silver Jubilee offers CLICK HERE

    Orange & Black can also arrange flights, accommodation, specialist travel insurance and any other travel requests you have.

    Ride Safe

    David Grist
  2. Fantastic Deal on Route 66

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    Join our 11-25 July 2019 Route 66 Original tour and get a FREE pre-tour night in Chicago and a FREE day's motorcycle hire! We can escort you up to the Harley-Davidson Museum in Milwaukee or you can take your own ride in the Chicago area.

    Come with Orange & Black on a ride that will take you across a slice of America like no other! Follow the route of the early motorists of the 1920s and 30s where every mile is steeped in automotive history. Experience the genesis of popular culture and enjoy breathtaking scenery along the way. If you've still not planned your 2019 ride this could be for you! 

    Orange & Black...... for your ride of a lifetime, every time!

  3. Breathtaking Winter Riding In New Zealand

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    For many years New Zealand has been a really popular riding destination for clients of H-C Travel, particularly in the UK winter.

    Now there is a little piece of New Zealand into the office in the form of NZ Manager Sarah Jamieson. She'll be delighted to talk to you about tours in her homeland and knows some great sightseeing activities you might like to bolt on.

    Your H-C Travel New Zealand motorcycle tour options:

    H-C Travel offers you fabulous self-guided routes, hand-picked accommodation and guided tours, small group sizes with experienced, professional, local guides. All backed by a team of travel specialists.

    Ride Safe

  4. California Dreamin' in 2019!

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    Come and ride California with Orange & Black this summer. Nearly 900 miles of coastline stretching north from the Mexican Border, with vineyards, giant redwoods, Big Sur and cobalt blue lakes awaiting you! Add the warm climate, ice sculpted Sierra nevada mountains, San francisco's welcoming Golden Gate Bridge and the Golden State makes a great place to ride.

    And if that's not enough we've a special offer for you on our Spectacular California guided tour. A FREE extra night in Vegas (ok, it's not California but it's a fun start point!)

    Check out your favourite motorcycle tours and rentals company's fantastic guided and self-guided tours in this 'land of milk and honey'. And yes, we can arrange just bike hire for you!

    See more from Orange & Black

  5. H-C Travel Motorcycle Tours Celebrates Silver Jubilee With New Website And Tours

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    H-C Travel is preparing for its 25th touring season in 2019 with a brand new website, and branding, as well as exciting new tours in South America and Scotland

    David Grist, owner of H-C Travel, said "We're kicking off our silver jubilee year with the launch of our new website and logo. We've had great feedback about the website's visual impact and believe it reflects more appropriately the amazing holiday experiences we provide for motorcyclists. Take a look at We hope you'll like it."

    David added ''We're delighted to be adding several new tours. As well as fabulous guided rides on The Trail Of The Incas, riding the South American Lake District and Patagonia, we've organised a 'Highland Fling', guided by our man in Scotland, Chris Smith. Now we're looking forward to the next 25 years of spreading our bit of motorcycling happiness!"

    H-C Travel Ltd was established in 1994 and is the UK's leading specialist operator of fly - ride motorcycle tours to destinations around the world. Based in Overton, Hampshire it also has a retail travel agency for the North Hampshire/Berkshire borders (serving the area between Basingstoke, Newbury, Winchester and Andover.) Its Orange & Black brand offers Harley-Davidson authorised guided tours, self-guided tours and rentals in the USA. H-CTravel is uniquely positioned in the UK motorcycle tour market with professional travel industry recognition, ATOL bonding and TTA membership.