Cycling holidays: Lake Garda mountain bike tours
Cycling holidays in Italy are getting very popular. In this period of crisis and economic difficulties, people are changing their habits in everyday life choosing different types of holidays as well.
Cycling holidays are an opportunity to have an original, green and low cost holiday, but also a chance to discover beautiful and unknown landscapes, appreciate local culinary traditions and meet new people.
For these reasons, there are many Italian tour operators specialized in providing unforgettable road bike and mountain bike holidays.
It is possible to choose guided or self guided tours, for small or large group of participants.
One of the most appreciated areas of Italy to bike is Lake Garda, nestled at the foot of the Dolomites. It is a place of unparalleled natural beauty, with spectacular mountain bike trails disappearing into the countryside, olive groves and steep hills.
Lake Garda is truly the Holy Grail for bike lovers. The varied landscape offers the most exhilarating and technically intricate mountain bike experience in Europe.
There is simply nowhere else on earth that offers the same variety of trails mixed with such breathtaking scenery.
Green and low cost holidays' lovers can enjoy cycling at Lake Garda to discover new terrific places.
The variety of Lake Garda mountain bike tours
Mountain bike tours of Garda traverse more than one thousand kilometers of diverse trails and offer a complete mountain bike experience on rocky trails, sandy gravel paths, grass climbs and alpine roads.
The stunning scenery around Lake Garda ranges from picturesque alpine meadows to rugged cliff faces surrounding the northern end of the lake. All these wonderful sights are within a comfortable bicycle ride that takes past sleepy villages with charming cobbled streets, abundant vineyards, medieval castles, centuries old churches and allows the participants to take in the extraordinary panoramas that have been sculpted by history.
A challenge for all ages and skill levels
The peaks which rise from sea level to over 2000 meters high are teeming with a maze of breathtaking tracks and trails that provide a mountain bike challenge regardless of experience and skill level.
Avid mountain bike enthusiasts with a high level of experience can tackle the daunting peaks, testing their ability to conserve energy during the steep ascents while unleashing the rewarding rush of adrenalin as they plunge into never ending downhill trails.
Beginners and novices who are searching for a gentle outing can take a guided mountain bike tour on the flatter cycle paths and some of the less challenging climbs and rises.
An unforgettable experience
While travelling around the Garda lake by bike bikers can explore the hidden beauties of this unique landscape. With the myriad of trails and tracks that surround Lake Garda participants can choose a mountain bike ride to suit their particular level and experience, ensuring that they have a truly unforgettable journey, in an unforgettable place.
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