Who wouldn’t love to go on an exciting and exotic cycle ride this holiday season? It is quite an attractive idea to visit a luxurious destination for those who love to get on wheels! Cycle rides and holidays are not just a great way to see new places, but also provide some relaxation and fun. In this blog, you will explore nine most luxurious cycling holidays around the world!
1. New Zealand
New Zealand is famous for its landscapes and prosperous countryside. There are many cycling tour routes here, ranging from average 43 km and 83 km per day. Travelers get an opportunity to experience the country from ground level. The eight-day, eight-night itinerary begins in Christchurch and spans from the east and west coast of the South Island. The tour planners also provide you with an all-important map and GPS navigation, a bicycle and helmet, daily luggage transfers, vehicle support and train tickets.
2. Costa Verde, Spain
Enjoy a cycling sojourn in southern Spain, Costa Verde. This region of Spain offers travelers temperate weather and mind-blowing landscape. With the green-hued views, isolated beaches and limestone cliffs; cycling in this part of Spain is an incomparable experience. The cycling packages in Costa Verde include cycling along the coast with stops at Pechon, Llanes, Nueva Llanes, Colunga, Agüero and finishing in Gijón. During the ride, you can visit various sites including seaside towns, traditional fishing ports, farming hamlets and the historical architecture of Indiano villages. Guests will have a chance to stay in a variety of hotels ranging from two to four stars. The tours also include buffet breakfast, three evening meals, bikes, maps, and luggage transfers in hotels.
3. Dalmatian Region of Croatia
The Dalmatian Region of Croatia is known for its beautiful sunsets. You can plan a cycling itinerary which starts in Dubrovnik, Croatia’s capital, and goes through several locations including Ston, Korcula Island, Vela Luka, Jelsa and Hvar Town. During the tour, guests will explore several historic towns and cities, vineyards, olive groves, and scenic coastal routes. However, the cycling mainly goes through a hilly terrain and covers an average of 55 km per day. The tour packages here include accommodation, daily breakfast, three lunches, social hours, three dinners, snacks and drinks, entrance fees, luggage transfers, transportation throughout the trip, tour guides, daily route support, GPS tracker, bike, helmets and other gear.
Quebec is considered as the 11th most bicycle-friendly city in the world. So, it is always the right choice for a cycle ride if you are a passionate cyclist. While cycling in Quebec, guests will spend time wandering through the historical villages, exploring rural antique shops and sinking in the natural scenery. The tour will cover 24 to 64 km per day. There also are options for shorter and longer rides depending on the traveler’s preferences. If you are cycling in the hillier sections between the cities, you would be glad to know that these routes are challenging for the ones who are enthusiastic and love passionate cycle rides. The packages for Quebec include accommodation, van support, a local guide, tours around Montreal and Quebec City, all breakfasts, two picnic lunches and two dinners, the use of a bicycle and helmet, detailed maps and route suggestions and private tours and tastings.
Vietnam offers a variety of landscapes, rice paddies, and mountains. On a cycle ride in Vietnam, travelers can explore several historical and natural sites like the Old Quarter in Hanoi, the paddies, and rivers. The cycling tour in Vietnam covers the distance between 30 to 90 km per day and is rated as a moderate difficult tour. During this cycling tour, you will also be served with all the meals, accommodation, a travel guide, airport transfers, all transportation throughout the trip, a support vehicle, entry fees, etc. International flights, visa fees, travel insurance (compulsory), bike helmet (compulsory), and tips and gratuities are not included.
On a cycle ride in Jordan, the travelers will get to explore the Dead Sea, Mount Nebo, King’s Highway and the Red Sea coast. In this cycle ride package, you will have meals, accommodation, private camp and hotels. An expert travel guide will also accompany you on this tour.
The lengthy coastline of Turkey is worth exploring through a cycle ride. On this cycling tour, the travelers can visit the coastal vistas and historical monuments from the Ottoman era and get to taste the local cuisine. Travelers on the cycle ride can also cruise Saint Nicholas Island, pass Patara Beach and explore the port of Kalkan. The difficulty level of cycling is moderate to intermediate. Travelers can choose to ride between 32 to 64 km per day. Travelers can also have access to a shuttle. The tour organizers also arrange accommodation, all meals, entrance fees for renowned historical sites and museums. You also get a detailed map and travel instructions, baggage transfers, arrival/departure transportation. So, are you thinking of getting ready for an explorative cycle ride? Why not take a stunning and stylish bamboo bike along with you for your exciting holiday? If you like the idea, take a look at our Bamboobee bicycles and bring home a trendy bamboo bike for yourself. You also build your bike through our BIY Kit which comes along all the premium quality spare parts and a guidebook!