Tour Checklist

Tour Checklist
 

 

 

 

 

Legal Requirements

 

Valid passport

Valid driving licence

Registration document - copy

M.O.T. Certificate if applicable

Bike insurance - copy of policy

Green Card for European travel c/w European Accident Statement form

Hi-Vis  vest 

Reflective helmet stickers x 4 ( riders and pillions)

GB Sticker

Headlamp direction adjusters

Spare Bulbs & fuses

Breathalyser

Mini First Aid kit  ( required by law in some countries)

 

We Recommend:

 

Travel insurance with full repatriation for you, your pillion and your bike.

E111 (this gives you equivalent NHS treatment in EC countries only but NOT repatriation)

European Breakdown Cover

 

 

Personal Equipment

 

Waterproofs

Spare set of gloves

Mobile Phone (enable roaming in Europe)

Headache Tablets
Credit Card

Cash

Pack everything into plastic bags  for waterproofing passport, documents, clothes etc.

Casual smart clothes for hotels

Toiletries

 

 

 

We recommend:

 

Removable tank bag with clear pocket for maps/route, passports, cash etc

Sun glasses or tinted visor

Viser cleaner

 

 

Bike Equipment

 

Bike lock

Aerosol puncture repair kit

Chain lube

Spare bike keys and alarm fob

Tool kit

Torch

 

We recommend:

 

Tyre pressure guage

 


Before you leave

 

Check tyre pressures

Check tyres have sufficient tread to last the tour

Make sure your bike is serviced prior to leaving for long tours

Check settings on bike and maximum loadings

Ride your bike a couple of weeks before you leave fully loadad and see how it handles

Contact your bank/credit card supplier for use of cards abroad

 

 

Enjoy your trip !