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Month-by-Month Travel Guide: 12 Perfect Trips for 2024

2024 is sure to be a year brimming with possibilities and experiences waiting to be discovered! Whether you’re a seasoned cyclist or a newcomer to the world of biking tours, each month offers a unique opportunity to explore some of the most breathtaking landscapes and cultures around the globe. In this month-by-month travel guide, we’ll take you through 12 perfect trips, each tailored to the best time of year to visit. So, pack your bags, tune up your bike, and get ready for a year of unforgettable journeys!

Twisting road through the north hills in Mallorca

January: Mallorca Ride Camp

Kick off the new year with the Mallorca Ride Camp, a Mediterranean cycling mecca. Nestled in the unspoiled Mallorcan countryside, this ride camp offers a blend of beautiful landscapes and cultural experiences. With over 300 sun-drenched days per year and temperatures typically above 60 degrees, it’s the ideal winter escape for cyclists. Explore the Tramuntana mountains, fertile valleys, and tranquil turquoise waters as you ride through picturesque training roads like Sa Calobra and Puig Major. This trip isn’t just about cycling; it’s about immersing yourself in the rich history, culture, and traditions of the Balearic Islands.

A cyclist at an overlook

February: Solvang Bike Tour

February’s journey takes you to Solvang in sunny Santa Barbara County, a unique blend of wine country and Danish culture. Pedal through vineyards, past picturesque farmland, and enjoy the beauty that Santa Ynez Valley has to offer. Discover the region made famous by the movie “Sideways” and indulge in the local Danish pastry, Abelskiver. With its mild climate, Solvang is a perfect winter cycling destination, offering a blend of scenic rides and cultural exploration.

3 cyclists riding on road lined with green trees

March: Greenville Ride Camp

As spring begins, visit Greenville, South Carolina, nestled in the foothills of the Appalachian Mountains. This region is known as one of the cycling pros’ best-kept secrets. The Greenville ride camp introduces you to epic climbs, stunning views, and pristine country roads. Tackle mountains like Caesar’s Head and enjoy the beauty of the Blue Ridge Mountains. Off the bike, Greenville offers a cosmopolitan vibe with over 100 restaurants, shops, and cultural attractions. It’s the perfect blend of challenging rides and urban exploration.

Tulips and model windmill

April: Amsterdam to Bruges Bike Tour

Explore the heart of the Netherlands and Belgium in April. This journey takes you through the heart of the Netherlands and Belgium, regions renowned for their cycling-friendly landscapes. You’ll ride through fields of blooming tulips and past iconic windmills, experiencing the best of Dutch culture. In Belgium, indulge in the finest chocolates, cheeses, and beers as you explore medieval towns like Bruges, known for its canals and cobblestone streets. This tour is a delightful blend of history, culture, and scenic beauty, making it an ideal spring getaway.

Castle with ornate gardens.

May: Loire Valley Wine Country

May is perfect for France’s Loire Valley, famed for its fairy-tale châteaux and renowned Sauvignon Blanc vineyards. This Wine Country Bike Tour takes you through a region famed for its fairy-tale châteaux and renowned Sauvignon Blanc vineyards. You’ll have the chance to explore iconic castles like Château de Chambord and Château de Chenonceau, each with its unique history and architecture. The tour also includes private wine tastings in troglodyte cellars and Michelin-starred dining experiences. Cycling through this picturesque region, with its gentle hills and idyllic river landscapes, is a truly enchanting experience.

outside flyover view of the Borgo Tre Rose

June: Tuscany Countryside

June is the ideal month to immerse yourself in the rustic charm of Italy’s Tuscany Countryside. This bike tour offers a quintessential Italian experience, with rides through rolling hills, olive groves, and vineyards. You’ll explore medieval towns, savor authentic Tuscan cuisine, and enjoy the region’s famous wines. The warm June weather and the vibrant green landscapes make this the perfect time to experience Tuscany’s timeless beauty and rich cultural heritage.

NO:guide overlooking fjord

July: Norway Fjordlands Bike Tour

Experience Norway’s Fjordlands in July. This bike tour takes you into the heart of Scandinavia’s most northerly crown jewel. You’ll spin past the Sognefjellet National Tourist Route, the proud Jostedalsbreen glacier, and the Lustrafjord, one of Norway’s longest and deepest fjords. The tour combines breathtaking rides with cultural treasures like the Urnes Stave Church, a UNESCO World Heritage Site. Enjoy a unique RIB boat adventure across the Lustrafjord and marvel at the majestic fjord scenery from a unique perspective.

A cyclist on a gravel track with mountains and blue sky

August: Switzerland + Swiss Alps Gravel

As summer gives way to fall, head to Italy’s Adriatic Coast for the Puglia Bike Tour. This region, known as the “heel of Italy’s boot,” captivates with its wild beauty and culinary secrets. Ride through dramatic beaches and quiet roads lined by majestic olive trees. The tour offers much more than scenic riding, with private olive oil and wine tastings, visits to ancient trulli, and stays at luxurious accommodations like the Borgo Egnazia. Savor the cultural landscape of this largely un-touristed region, including genuine hospitality, fresh, excellent food, and regional olive oils and wines.

Person stands by sea in Puglia

September: Puglia Bike Tour

As summer gives way to fall, head to Italy’s Adriatic Coast for the Puglia Bike Tour. This region, known as the “heel of Italy’s boot,” captivates with its wild beauty and culinary secrets. Ride through dramatic beaches and quiet roads lined by majestic olive trees. The tour offers much more than scenic riding, with private olive oil and wine tastings, visits to ancient trulli, and stays at luxurious accommodations like the Borgo Egnazia. Savor the cultural landscape of this largely un-touristed region, including genuine hospitality, fresh, excellent food, and regional olive oils and wines.

October: Costa Brava Bike Tour

October is the perfect time to explore the wild Catalonian coast on the Costa Brava Bike Tour. This journey offers a blend of Mediterranean views, ocean breezes, and beachfront luxury. You’ll experience the dramatic and rugged Costa Brava, meaning “Wild Coast,” by bike, enjoying spectacular winding roads, seascape views, and Catalan charm. The tour includes exclusive tastings, a private sailboat cruise, and intimate guided explorations that uncover the drama and romance of Catalonia. From nights in a beachfront luxury hotel to days spent exploring the spectacular Costa Brava coastline, this paradise offers a perfect blend of lively culture, fabulous cuisine, and beautiful cycling terrain.

a biker in Palm Springs

November: Palm Springs & Joshua Tree

As the year begins to wind down, November is an ideal time for the Palm Springs & Joshua Tree Bike Tour. This trip takes you through the iconic desert landscapes of Southern California. You’ll pedal past towering palm trees, rugged mountains, and the unique Joshua Trees that give the national park its name. The tour offers a perfect escape from the colder weather, with sunny skies and mild temperatures ideal for cycling. Enjoy the blend of nature’s tranquility and the luxury of Palm Springs’ resorts, making it a perfect late-autumn getaway.

Person riding their bike through Chile on a paved road with an ocean and mountain view

December: Chile Bike Tour

December calls for an adventure in the Southern Hemisphere, and the Chile Bike Tour is just the ticket. This trip takes you through the diverse landscapes of Chile, from the vibrant city of Santiago to the renowned wine regions and the stunning Pacific coast. Experience the warm hospitality of the Chilean people, savor the local cuisine, and enjoy the country’s famous wines. The tour offers a mix of cultural experiences and scenic rides, making it a perfect way to end the year with an unforgettable adventure.


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