Casual Inn Trips

If luxury isn’t your priority, the carefully chosen lodgings on our Casual Inn Trips are ideal places to relax and enjoy warm hospitality after a day of active exploring. From an Alaskan lodge with glacier views to a restored 16th-century villa in Tuscany, each property is in tune with the surrounding region and a perfect venue for visiting spectacular natural sights or immersing yourself in the local culture. While our Casual Inns are by definition comfortably informal, they meet a rigorous checklist of criteria from the set by the very demanding Backroads team.

While our Casual Inns are comfortably informal, they meet a rigorous checklist of criteria from the Backroads team, including authenticity, scenic settings, proximity to where we pursue our activities, and amenities such as swimming pools.

Europe Italy

Amalfi Coast Walking & Hiking Tour

From Italy's Amalfi Coast to the Isle of Capri

Cinque Terre & Tuscany Walking & Hiking Tour

From the Ligurian Coast to Timeless Tuscany

* Mother-Daughter departure available

Puglia Bike Tour

Bike Italy's Sun-Drenched Adriatic Coast

Tuscany Active Gourmet Bike Tour

Chianti's History, Hills & Hearty Flavors

* Mother-Daughter departure available

Tuscany Bike Tour

A Taste of Tuscany from Pienza to Siena & Chianti

Tuscany Active Gourmet Walking Tour

A Culinary Adventure in Bella Toscana

* Mother-Daughter departure available

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Europe France

Brittany & Normandy Bike Tour

From the Stunning Emerald Coast to D-Day Landmarks

Loire Valley Bike Tour

A Journey Through France's Regal Touraine

Provence Bike Tour

From the Windswept Alpilles to Perched Luberon Villages

Provence & Costa Brava Walking & Hiking Tour

From Sunny Southern France to Beguiling Barcelona

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Europe Spain

Andalucia Bike Tour

From Flamboyant Sevilla to Glorious Granada

Canary Islands Bike Tour

A Sunny Escape to Gran Canaria & Tenerife

† Spring Training departure available

Provence & Costa Brava Walking & Hiking Tour

From Sunny Southern France to Beguiling Barcelona

Pyrenees to Costa Brava Bike Tour

From Barcelona to the Pyrenees & Costa Brava

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Europe At Large

Dalmatian Coast Bike Tour

From Split to Dubrovnik Via Croatia's Island Paradise

Dalmatian Coast Walking & Hiking Tour

Dubrovnik, the Croatian Islands & Split

Dalmatian Coast Multisport Tour

101 Ways to Play in Croatia's Dalmatian Islands

Czech Republic & Austria Bike Tour

Bohemian Knights & Danube Castles

Czech Republic & Austria Walking & Hiking Tour

From Prague's Baroque Treasures to Austrian Peaks & Salzburg

Ireland Bike Tour

Counties Cork & Kerry

Norway Walking & Hiking Tour

Mountains, Glaciers & Fjords

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Canada

Canadian Rockies Multisport Tour

Natural & Historic Treasures in Banff & Jasper National Parks

Nova Scotia Bike Tour

The Lighthouse Route & Bay of Fundy

Nova Scotia Walking & Hiking Tour

Journey from the Bay of Fundy to the South Shore

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USA

Alaska Bike Tour

An Epic Journey from Anchorage to Prince William Sound

Alaska Walking & Hiking Tour

From Homer to Seward on the Majestic Kenai Peninsula

Alaska Multisport Tour

Adventure on the Kenai Peninsula from Seward to Homer

California: Death Valley Bike Tour

California's Desert Wonderland 

Hawaii's Big Island Bike Tour

Coastal Roads & Volcanic Slopes

† Spring Training departure available

Hawaii's Big Island Multisport Tour

Big-Time Fun on the Big Island from Coast to Crater

* Mother-Daughter departure available

Montana: Glacier & Waterton Lakes Bike Tour

The Epic Grandeur of Montana's & Alberta's National Parks

Montana: Glacier & Waterton Lakes Walking & Hiking Tour

Turquoise Lakes & Glacial Peaks in Montana & Alberta

Montana: Glacier & Waterton Lakes Multisport Tour

Adventure Unleashed in Montana's & Alberta's National Parks

Texas Hill Country Bike Tour

A Cyclist's Playground Deep in the Heart of Texas

Utah: Bryce & Zion Bike Tour

Inspiration & Adrenaline in Utah's Red-Rock Canyons

Utah: Bryce & Zion Walking & Hiking Tour

Utah's Phenomenal National Parks

Utah & Arizona: Bryce, Zion & Grand Canyon Multisport Tour

Adventures in the Phenomenal National Parks of Utah & Arizona

Utah: Moab & Canyonlands Bike Tour

Southern Utah's Geologic Wonderland

Wyoming: Yellowstone & Tetons Walking & Hiking Tour

Exploring the Wyoming Wilderness

Wyoming: Yellowstone & Tetons Multisport Tour

Discover the Wonders of Wyoming's Wild Preserves

Wyoming: Yellowstone Multisport Tour

Winter Adventures in Nature's Snowcapped Solitude

Wyoming: Yellowstone & Tetons Insider Tour

Intimate Encounters in the Western Wilderness

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Latin America

Costa Rica Multisport Tour

From the Cloud Forest to Arenal Volcano & the Pacific Coast

Costa Rica Insider Tour

From Cloud Forest & Volcano to the Caribbean Coast

Cuba Insider Tour

From the Rural Provinces to Historic Havana

Ecuador: Galapagos & Andes Multisport Tour

Ancient Culture & Wondrous Wildlife in Ecuador's Islands & Highlands

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Asia & the Pacific

Hawaii's Big Island Bike Tour

Coastal Roads & Volcanic Slopes

† Spring Training departure available

Hawaii's Big Island Multisport Tour

Big-Time Fun on the Big Island from Coast to Crater

* Mother-Daughter departure available

New Zealand Bike Tour

The Sensational South Island from Christchurch to Queenstown

New Zealand Walking & Hiking Tour

South Island Paradise

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