Cycling is a very popular outdoor activity. It’s not only a great way to see the countryside, but it’s good for your health as well. Cycling is an activity that the entire family can participate in and enjoy together. Europe offers a variety of packages to suit any family.
What do Cycling Packages Include?
Cycling holidays can be a unique and creative way to spend the holidays across Europe. There are many different packages to choose from, and they have different venues across Europe. While each package is different, there are some main highlights. Each package allows guests to become familiar with a different culture. It’s a way to immerse yourself in the lifestyle, arts and culture, stunning beauty and so much more!
Overseas and local travellers alike enjoy the local cuisine. The guided tours are planned out so that the best food is on the itinerary. Choose from a variety of authentic foods that the area is known for. Local food is important when it comes to submerging oneself in the culture.
When exploring an area, it’s fascinating and important to understand the history. The tours include visiting and learning about significant historical landmarks and historical events that took place.
For those who are avid cyclists and are looking for a challenge, there are guided tours to accommodate this. Clients can choose sports packages that offer a variety of challenging terrains for any cycling enthusiast.
Levels of Cycling
There are different levels of cycling difficulty available. The level you choose depends on what you are looking for and your personal fitness level. Level one is for those that are looking for easy cycling on flat terrain. This package is more for beginners with days being 18-30 miles long. Level four is for the most experienced cyclers as this is the most strenuous level with more than 30 miles per day.
Clients can also choose between guided or self-guided tours. Self-guided tours are tours in which the company gives you maps and directions and guests guide themselves through the tour. The advantages are that guests are able to choose when and where they stop, as well as what time you choose to start the day and end the day.
Guided tours are led by an experienced tour guide. Your tour guide will be extremely familiar with the area. The big difference in the self-guided and guided tours is that when having a guide, there will be a set itinerary each day. Departure times are set each day, and punctuality is a must.
Cycling holidays are a healthy, beautiful, and unique way to enjoy your holidays. There are many choices to pick from depending on the area you’re interested in, the difficulty level desired, and whether or not you want the services of a tour guide.