If you're heading on your first road bike tour, the PD-R 540 SPD-SL pedals by Shimano are a great choice. They provide a wide platform for efficient power transmission and have a sealed axle which is very low-maintenance. The amount of float can be adjusted on the cleats. Cleats with about 3° of float come included. Reliable, light and a great all-rounder: The PD-R 540 SPD-SL Pedals. ;"