King Alfred's Way 4 day Self Guided Supported Ride

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King Alfreds Way supported ride
King Alfreds Way supported ride
Friday, 4 June 2021 to Monday, 7 June 2021

King Alfred's Way 4 day Self Guided Supported Ride

Challenge Ride Series

Immerse yourself in 10,000 years of history by riding this 350km loop around historic Wessex, the Anglo-Saxon kingdom of Alfred the Great. The route starts and ends in Winchester where Alfred is buried, and connects iconic monuments including Stonehenge, Avebury stone circle, Iron Age hill forts, Farnham Castle, and Winchester and Salisbury Cathedrals. If riding this iconic route with some of the hassle taken out of it appeals to you then join us for this supported, self guided riding adventure. We will meet riders each morning for a daily briefing before transporting your bags onto the evenings destination for you. We will also provide a GPX file of the route to use. Should you need any assistance during the day we will be a phone call call away and happy to help facilitate where we can giving you the peace of mind to relax and fully enjoy this epic riding experience. 

We have reserved accommodation for the ride where possible although you will be responsible for booking and paying separately for it. Once you have purchased a ticket we will send you information about the accommodation so that you can do this. To get an idea of the of the cost of accommodation please budget for £37.50 per person per night based on two people sharing and including breakfast. Single occupancy would be on average £65 pounds per night. If you have any questions before you purchase your ticket please call us on 01189 010371 or email us at and we will be happy to answer them.

Day 1 - Winchester to Devizes - 100km / 62 miles

Day 2 - Devizes to Reading - 105 km / 65 miles

Day 3 - Reading to Haslemere - 80 km / 50 miles

Day 4 -  Haslemere - Winchester - 80 km / 50 miles

Summary of things included on the King Alfreds Way supported, self guided 4 day ride:

  • Daily briefings with tips and advice for the day ahead
  • Daily bag transfer to the hotel 
  • GPX file of the route
  • One refreshment snack stop each day
  • Support vehicle
  • Information on hotels to book at

Please note that this early price price will run for a limited time only.


Event Facilities 
Feed Stops
Route card
United Kingdom

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Rough Ride Guide Ltd
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