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Slovenia Bike Tour

From Lake Bled to Italy along the Goriska Brda Wine Region

Green is the color most found in nature - the color of life, it represents energy, renewal, and sustainability. Explore Slovenia, a small and decidedly green country, situated between Austria and Italy, in the middle of Europe, and you will experience for yourself an endless array of jaw-dropping vistas of fairy-tale proportions and the full range of diversity this country is so known for. Begin your journey with the nation’s crystal jewel, Lake Bled, surrounded by pine forest and the vast mountain scenery of the Slovenian Alps and bike through the most authentic Slovenian countryside and alpine villages that will make you feel like you have gone back in time. Pedal over to nearby Italy following a well-established bike path system to reach emerald lakes poised underneath giant mountains. You'll then ride among picturesque vineyards and orchards along the Slovenia-Italy border, a region well known for its hospitality and verdant hills spotted with cypress trees. Here you’ll taste some of the region’s rising stars on a private wine tasting and tour, and enjoy hearty local dishes and fresh gourmet meals throughout, strongly influenced by the Mediterranean climate. Join us for this extraordinary cycling experience on scenic roads with beautiful views and exceptional cuisine, and we promise that this trip will satisfy your appetite and rejuvenate your spirit. Book your trip with confidence »
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Trip Wows
Visit the enchanting world of Lake Bled and take a pletna (traditional wooden boat) ride to the island as the sunset lights up the surrounding peaks
Soak up the natural beauty of Triglav National Park and enjoy lunch at a local cheese farm
Experience a scenic bike path ride along a converted railway line to the breathtaking Mangart lakes and cross the Slovenia-Italy border on two wheels
Taste undiscovered wines of Slovenia and the delicious combination of Mediterranean and Balkan cuisines
Bike along the emerald-blue Soča River and see the bridge of Solkan, the longest stone arch railway bridge in the world
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Slovenia Bike Tour
I am excited to design this Slovenian bike tour because l love to go to the Julian Alps for outdoor adventures. Its pristine nature has always been a balm for my soul. Once I started to discover Slovenia more and I visited other parts, I understood very quickly that this country has so much more to offer. I fell in love with hilly Brda region on the Italian border not only because of its delicious wine and sweet cherries but mainly for its authenticity and warm-hearted people. They like to share their treasures and love for beautiful surrounding but they also value sustainable travel and tourism. Slovenia is the first country to have been, in its entirety, declared a Green Destination of the World. I hope you will come to love this magical, green place as much as I do!
- Ilona Kohlerova, Trip Designer

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Dobrodošli! Welcome to beautiful Slovenia, the first country ever to be declared a Global Green Destination! Your guides will meet you in the “green” capital city of Ljubljana. A short shuttle will bring you to a historical cafe in the middle of the countryside surrounded by breathtaking views of mountain peaks. After hosting a delicious picnic-style lunch, your Trek Travel guides will ensure that you have an excellent fit to your Trek bike while offering specific cycling tips for riding in Slovenia. You’ll then start with a rolling, scenic ride following the Sava River, passing through quaint little villages. Views of the Julian Alps are getting closer and soon you see the most recognizable place in Slovenia – the glacial-fed Lake Bled, with its signature tear-shaped island in the middle. This Slovenian jewel is your home for the next two nights. This evening, you and your companions will gather for a glass of wine on the terrace with a view of Slovenia's oldest castle sitting majestically in front of you, to then continue to dinner where you get a chance to try the famous Bled cream cake.

Today's Ride:

Sava River to Lake Bled
Approximately 31 mi | 50 km and 2,293 ft | 700 m

Hotel:

Rikli Balance Hotel

Included Meals:

Lunch | Social Hour | Dinner

After breakfast at the hotel, you'll head towards the serene blue-green waters of Lake Bohinj, Slovenia's largest lake. Cycle through the picturesque Sava Bohinjka River Valley, and dip your toes into the glacier-fed water before ascending to Pokljuka, a 20-kilometer-long alpine plateau within Triglav National Park. This idyllic plateau, nestled between Bled and Bohinj, boasts pine tree forests and peaceful pastures, framed by the stunning Slovenian Alps. The shingle-covered wooden cottages, once used by shepherds, add to the charm of the Pokljuka mountain pastures, where traditional sour milk was made. Recharge with a homemade snack at our favorite cheese farm before climbing up to the plateau for lunch. Alternatively, opt for a shuttle ride up to lunch then back to Bled, for extra exploration time or a leisurely afternoon by the lakeshore. After lunch, a delightful downhill ride returns you to Bled, where a traditional Pletna boat ride to Bled island awaits in the afternoon. Dinner is at your leisure, with recommendations provided by your guides.

Today's Ride:

Bled to Lake Bohijn Loop
Approximately 45 mi | 73 km and 4,265 ft | 1,300 m

Short Option:

Bled to Lake Bohijn with Shuttle
Approximately 19 mi | 31 km and 1,480 ft | 450 m

Today's Activities:

Visit a cheese farm and traditional boat ride to Bled

Hotel:

Rikli Balance Hotel

Included Meals:

Breakfast | Lunch

Enjoy your last views of stunning Lake Bled over morning coffee before heading northwest into the Julian Alps. Cycle along the lakeshore, entering unspoiled alpine nature in the arresting Radovna Valley. No need to worry about traffic as you traverse tranquil paths through the Martuljek Forest, where waterfalls and alpine villages await. Stop at the famous ski resort and outdoor paradise, Kranjska Gora, home of World Cup competitions. Follow an abandoned railway route turned perfect cycle path, ride on mainly flat terrain as it leads to the Italian border. Arrive at the two emerald lakes below the iconic Mangart mountain. Capture pictures at the spectacular Laghi Di Fusine before descending to a fantastic Italian lunch in a home-style restaurant. Relax and enjoy a glass of local wine, if you wish, as the bike ride finishes here. A two-hour scenic shuttle takes you to Slovenia's premier wine region, Goriška Brda, your home for the rest of the trip. Share your day's stories with travel companions at dinner tonight

Today's Ride:

Bled to Mangart Lakes
Approximately 31 mi | 50 km and 2,950 ft | 900 m

Short Option:

Mangart Lake with shuttle
Approximately 17 mi | 28 km and 1,250 ft | 380 m

Hotel:

Hotel Gredič

Included Meals:

Breakfast | Lunch | Dinner

A gorgeous day of riding awaits in the Goriška Brda wine region, a true paradise for cyclists. Goriška Brda (Gorizia Hills) is renowned as the most beautiful wine-growing region in Slovenia, where small villages intertwine with an abundance of vineyards and breathtaking views. After cycling the rolling hills, you'll stop in the picturesque village of Šmartno, considered a cultural monument due to its exceptional architectural heritage. Take a stroll on narrow, medieval streets with traditional houses and enjoy lunch here at one of Slovenia's most famous restaurants, Marica. Cycle back along winding roads or reward yourself with a shuttle and more time to relax back at the hotel. In the evening, indulge in some of the finest regional wines on our private wine tour, including the indigenous Rebula, a white wine that dates back to the 13th century. Several of the local wine producers are ranked on the Top 100 List of Wine and Spirits Magazine. Tonight's dinner is at our favorite restaurant, Belica, where you can experience traditional Slovenian cuisine coupled with incredible hospitality and ambiance.

Today's Ride:

Brda to Friuli Loop
Approximately 31 mi | 51 km and 2,495 ft | 760 m

Avid Option:

Brda to Friuli Loop with extra climb
Approximately 36 mi | 59 km and 3,050 ft | 930 m

Hotel:

Hotel Gredič

Included Meals:

Breakfast | Lunch | Dinner

Following a delicious breakfast, this morning you’ll head north as you start your riding day with a gentle climb and some of the most sensational views of the region. Smell the strong fragrance of the flowers and herbs in the air as you descend into the Soča Valley and follow the quiet cycle path along the bright blue River Soča. The route follows the railway which used to connect the cities of Vienna and Trieste. You’ll pass by the magnificent old railroad bridge in Solkan, featuring the longest stone arch in the world. Just beyond that you’ll cross the border into Italy once again and continue to the rolling hills of the Collio del Friuli wine region that will eventually bring you back to the hotel. Here you can relax for the rest of the afternoon. Tonight, we will celebrate at the hotel's wonderful Michelin-endorsed restaurant, with a selection of traditional dishes created with a modern twist and paired with the best regional wines. It’s an evening to celebrate a great week of riding, warm fellowship, phenomenal food, and unforgettable memories.

Today's Ride:

Soča Valley Loop
Approximately 31 mi | 50 km and 2,920 ft | 890 m

Avid Option:

Soča Valley with Neblo Loop
Approximately 44 mi | 72 km and 3,870 ft | 1,180 m

Hotel:

Hotel Gredič

Included Meals:

Breakfast | Social Hour | Dinner

Sadly it's time to bid farewell today as your Slovenia cycling trip comes to a close. Get up bright and early this morning to make the most of the special light and watch a bright new day unfurl over the vineyards as you enjoy one last spin. Or take a more leisurely paced morning at the hotel and soak up the views from the terrace. Your guides will say goodbye before you board a shuttle to your last destination, the magical Venice, where you can continue your adventures.

Today's Ride:

Farewell Ride
Approximately 10 mi | 17 km and 475 ft | 150 m

Included Meals:

Breakfast

Hotels

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Rikli Balance Hotel

Bled, Slovenia

Explorer Accommodation | Rikli Balance Hotel is a newly renovated, unique hotel with the best views on Lake Bled and the surrounding Julian Alps. Set in a modern building, with balconies with lake or park views, this relaxed spa hotel features designs to tell stories of the natural surroundings such as the Carniolan honey bees or the spruce from the nearby Pokljuka plain. Enjoy a quick walk to the banks of Lake Bled or stay in and take advantage of their spa featuring saunas and hot tubs as well as indoor and outdoor geothermal pools.
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Castello di Spessa Resort & Spa

Capriva del Friuli, Italy

Explorer Accommodation | This 12th-century castle offers 15 romantic rooms decorated in a Venetian style, surrounded by the greenery of a magnificent Italian garden. It has been the residence of the lords of the Friulian nobility and over the centuries, distinguished figures have stayed here — Wolfgang A. Mozart being one of them. The property now features an 18-hole golf course, a multi-sensory spa, vineyards, and medieval cellars as well as a bunker, dug under the castle during the Second World War, which has proven perfect for aging their fine production of wines.
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Hotel Variation | Bled Rose Hotel

Bled, Slovenia

Explorer Accommodation | Bled Rose Hotel is located close to the shores of Lake Bled. This property spoils you with its contemporary style, refined interior, and decadent comfort. Take advantage of their luxurious amenities such as their wellness center and indoor pool or the close proximity to the adjacent park for a relaxing and tranquil stay. Please note: You will stay at Bled Rose Hotel, instead of Rikli Hotel, on select dates.
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Hotel Variation | Hotel Gredič

Dobrovo, Slovenia

Explorer Accommodation | Set in a 16th century castle, Hotel Gredič is a hidden gem of the region. This luxury boutique hotel is only 800 feet from the Italian border, in the middle of rolling hills and among the vineyards. Gredič’s extensive wine cellar is a big source of pride and knowledgeable sommeliers will share with you the finest regional wines and wine-paired, delicate dishes are served at the hotel’s Michelin-rated restaurant. The terrace and pool are a great place to unwind after your day's adventures. Please note: You will stay at Hotel Gredič, instead of Castello di Spessa, on select dates.

What's Included

For us, the details matter most

Every moment of our Trek Travel Slovenia bike tour has more than you could have ever dreamed. More romance. More scenery. More choice. It's the little additions to every Trek Travel cycling vacation that make it truly special. And that's how we help you create more memories.

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Trek Domane SL 7

Experiencing your cycling vacation of a lifetime is not complete without a world-class bike and the Trek Domane is the best way to enjoy the ride. Trek Bikes has launched the all-new Trek Domane and now you can ride it on our trips. It raises the bar to deliver incredible endurance road bike comfort without sacrificing performance and features highly responsive disc brakes and electronic shifting. This new bike is lighter than ever before, and carbon wheels come standard on every bike. The road-smoothing IsoSpeed technology lets you ride as long as you want with less fatigue. The bike you ride on a biking vacation matters. That is why we provide the newest and best bikes in the business. Learn More

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Trek Electric-Assist Domane+ SLR 7

Take the tailwind with you and leave your limits behind on the all-new Domane+ SLR 7. With a groundbreaking ratio of ultra-lightweight design and electric assist, Domane+ SLR 7 has everything you love in a road bike, with the extra boost to take you farther than ever before. This performance e-road bike will help you on the climbs, hang with the fast group, and venture further on your cycling vacation. So go ahead – take the long way. With Domane+ SLR 7, there’s always room for more distance, more speed, and more fun! Upgrade to the Domane+ SLR 7 on this trip for $399 (3-6 day trips) or $599 (7+ day trips). Available in limited quantities. Please contact a Trip Consultant to check availability. Learn More

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Trek Electric-Assist Verve+

With its Low-Step frame design, hopping on and off the Trek Verve+ is super easy. The front suspension will take the edge off any bumps in the road and the Bosch system will keep you smiling from ear to ear. The integrated battery keeps this bike looking sleek as you pedal through amazing terrain. Learn More

WHAT'S INCLUDED

  • Five nights of accommodation at handpicked hotels
  • Two experienced guides to provide local knowledge, support, and camaraderie
  • Daily route support with both guides and our support van
  • Daily breakfast, four lunches, and four dinners
  • Two social hours of drinks and hors d'oeuvres
  • Ride a Trek Domane SL 7 disc or Trek Electric-Assist Verve+
  • Up to three daily route options on riding days
  • Snacks and drinks for each day's ride
  • Trek Travel Santini cycling jersey to keep
  • Trek Travel water bottles to keep
  • Cinch sack day bag to keep
  • Each bike is equipped with a Garmin Edge 1030 GPS computer, a flat pack (containing a tube, levers, and a CO2 cartridge with inflator), front and rear Bontrager Flare R lights, a Bontrager saddle, and pedals (Shimano clipless road pedals, Shimano clipless mountain pedals, caged, or flat pedals)
  • Bontrager WaveCel helmets
  • All gratuities for drivers, local experts, and hospitality staff
  • All luggage transfers and transportation during your Tuscany cycling trip
  • A digital photo album of your trip
  • Entrance fees for all activities, private tours and events

GEAR

  • Upgrade your ride to the Trek Electric-Assist Domane+ SLR 7 (+$399, subject to availability)
  • Trek Domane SL 7 disc carbon road bike with Shimano Di2 electronic shifting or Trek Electric-Assist Verve+, available in a limited quantity
  • Trek Travel Santini cycling jersey to keep
  • Trek Travel water bottles to keep
  • Shimano clipless road pedals, Shimano clipless mountain pedals, caged, or flat pedals
  • Bontrager WaveCel helmet
  • Bontrager men's and women's specific saddles
  • Bontrager front and rear Flare R lights
  • A flat pack containing a tube, levers, and a CO2 cartridge with inflator
  • Garmin Edge 1030 GPS computer
  • Cinch sack day bag to keep
  • Coupon valued up to $500 off a new Trek Bicycle. Your coupon will be delivered via email prior to your trip.
  • For the most comfortable ride, you may choose to bring your own pedals, saddle, and helmet on the trip. Your guides will install your gear on the first day during your bike fit.

WHAT'S NOT INCLUDED

Guide gratuities are customary and at your own discretion, to recognize service, hospitality, and the little extras that surprise and delight. For this trip, we suggest a tip for your guides between $240-$300 per guest and, of course, you may choose to give more if your guides made your trip an unforgettable experience. While local currency is preferred, there are other options to make tipping easier. Most guides accept gratuity via PayPal or our staff can help before or after the trip. Gratuities will be divided among the guide team, so feel free to leave your gratuity with whomever you choose at the end of your trip.
  • Airfare and transportation to and from the trip pick-up/drop-off locations
  • Lodging before and after the bike trip
  • Personal items purchased during the trip
  • Optional activities not scheduled by Trek Travel
  • On select trips some meals are not included. On these trips, Trek Travel invites you to explore the local cuisine at your leisure.

More Information

Rider Level: 3 - Active?

AVERAGE DAILY MILEAGE:
48 kilometers / 30 miles
TOTAL MILES:
273 kilometers / 170 miles
AVERAGE DAILY ELEVATION:
914 meters / 3,000 feet
TOTAL ELEVATION:
6,090 meters / 20,000 feet
TERRAIN: HILLY
On our Slovenia bike tour, the terrain is consistently rolling, with quiet, narrow, and winding roads. The ascents are not exceptionally steep, but they are often upwards of five or more kilometers long. Our Slovenia bike tour is best suited for our Type 3 Riders. Our Trek Travel guides can also easily accommodate Type 2 Riders, who seek less mileage or fewer uphills, with a boost in the van. Those who wish to ride every mile but are concerned about their physical ability may want to try our electric bike option—you still get a workout but can climb alongside even the strongest rider. Type 4+ Riders will enjoy the extra mileage the avid route options offer.
NON-RIDING ACTIVITIES:
On most Trek Travel trips, we offer non-riding options for riders who want to take the afternoon off, or travel companions who want to spend little or no time in the saddle. Some of these options may need to be scheduled before your trip–please contact one of our Trip Consultants for more information. Expenses and/or related transportation to these activities may not be included in the trip price. Some non-riding options during on our Slovenia bike tour are:
  • Take a scenic boat ride to Bled island and visit the church
  • Hike in Triglav National Park
  • Climb up Bled Castle and enjoy breathtaking scenery
  • Take a trip to Vintgar Gorge
  • Climb up to the viewing tower Gonjače
  • Visit Dobrovo castle
  • Take a walk through picturesque village of Šmartno and taste extra virgin olive oil
  • Walk through the vineyards on Alpe Adria Trail

See itinerary for specific daily ride distances and elevation options. On all of our vacations, Trek Travel seeks to find quiet, paved secondary roads or bike paths to experience a region; busy roads are avoided as much as possible. Our itineraries are an approximation of our trips. Trek Travel strives to offer every guest a vacation of a lifetime on every trip. At times routes, hotels, activities, etc. listed here may change at the discretion of the trip designer or guides to improve the trip experience.

Averages and totals are calculated from our Today’s Ride options.

Travel Details

How to Get There

FLY INTO:
Ljubljana Jože Pučnik Airport (LJU)
MEETING TIME:
10:00 AM
MEETING LOCATION:
Urban Boutique Hotel Center

Say Farewell

FLY OUT OF:
Venice Marco Polo Airport (VCE)
DEPARTING TIME:
12:00 PM
DEPARTING LOCATION:
Tronchetto, Venice, Italy

Arriving

We suggest that you arrive at least one day prior to the start of your bike tour in Slovenia, which will enable you to adjust to the time zone and minimize the risk of missing the trip start due to flight-related delays. We recommend that you fly into Ljubljana Jože Pučnik Airport (LJU). The Ljubljana airport is about fifteen miles (24 kilometers) from the town center. You can take a taxi (approximately 25 euros) directly to the hotel, or a bus which departs hourly. Most of the hotel also arrange airport shuttles.

Your Trek Travel guides will meet you at the Urban Boutique Hotel Center (4 Štefanova ulica, 1000 Ljubljana) at 10:00 AM on the first day of the trip. You’ll then shuttle 40 minutes to your lunch spot for a local fresh picnic. After lunch, your guides will do a bike fitting to ensure your comfort on your Trek Domane this week, before you take your first spin through the countryside to the beautiful Lake Bled. Please have your first day’s riding gear handy and separate from your other luggage to facilitate the bike fitting and ride.

If you will be late for the pick-up or are going to miss it altogether, please inform your guides. You will receive an email a week before the trip start with their names and contact details. If you cannot reach them, please call our first hotel, Rikli Balance Hotel (+386 4 579 17 00) and leave a message with your expected arrival time and contact details. You may take a taxi to the first night’s hotel for approximately 80 euros. The trip takes around 30 minutes from the airport.

Please note: On select dates, the first hotel is Bled Rose Hotel (+386 4 579 60 00). All other travel details remain the same.

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Leaving

You will say farewell to your guides at 10:00 AM at the Hotel Gredič, Dobrovo in Slovenia or Castello di Spessa Resort & Spa, Capriva del Friuli in Italy (depending on your trip dates).

You'll depart by private shuttle for the Tronchetto, Venice, arriving around 12:00 PM. The Isola of the Tronchetto offers multiple connections to all areas of the city, including vaporetto (water bus) stops for easy access to various parts of Venice.

The Ferry Boat public transport service is available for the Lido di Venezia, and you can use the People Mover to reach the Passenger Terminal of the port of Venice or Piazzale Roma, where you'll find bus links to Venice Marco Polo Airport and Treviso Airport. Piazzale Roma is close to the main Santa Lucia railway station for Venice. Avoid booking seats before 2:00 PM to allow adequate connection time for travel or possible traffic delays. The airport in Venice (VCE) is 8 miles (13 kilometers) from the city, reachable by taxi or shuttle bus; please do not schedule a flight prior to 4:00 PM.

If you plan to explore Venice before the trip starts, options include bus, land taxi, or private water taxi to central Venice from the airport. Land taxis outside the arrivals terminal are abundant, while private water taxis cost approximately 80-120 euros. The ATVO direct coach (www.atvo.it) offers a 20-minute ride to Piazzale Roma for six euros, the gateway to historic Venice and the Grand Canal.

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Planning For Your Trip

Packing and Weather

Spring and fall in Slovenia are usually clear and sunny, with warm daytime temperatures (65F-80F) and evening temperatures 10-15 degrees cooler. Most days you'll be comfortable biking in a short-sleeved jersey or synthetic T-shirt. (When you head out in the morning, you might want to wear a lightweight jacket or vest, arm warmers, and knee or leg warmers.) Rain is always a possibility, however, so be prepared with wet-weather gear in order to best enjoy your vacation. Packing List

Before and After Your Trip

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Before: Ljubljana, Slovenia

Ljubljana is one of Europe's hidden gems. It is one of the smallest European capitals, one of Europe's greenest, and definitely the most magical. It was the European Commission's Green Capital of Europe in 2016. Car traffic is restricted in the centre, leaving the leafy banks of the emerald-green Ljubljanica River, which flows through the city's heart, free for pedestrians and cyclists. The promenade, the squares, and the ancient buildings, as well as the markets and galleries, the restaurants and cafes all come together to create a simply wonderful urban atmosphere. The city is surrounded by parks and areas of protected nature. It’s a green capital of a green country which offers relaxing time while enjoying the sights. We recommend the following accommodations for your pre-trip hotel:

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After: Venice, Italy

Whether you’ve never been to Venice or have been there 20 times, there’s always something new to discover. Indeed, even the most seasoned visitors get lost in the city’s labyrinthine network of islands, bridges, pedestrian alleys, and canals. And therein lies the beauty of the destination: afternoons spent wandering from palace to piazza, exploring the small art museums, shopping the stalls that line the streets, and encountering a fresh side of Venice, a fascinating amalgamation of influences— Roman, Byzantine, Ottoman, and Italian—every time you round a corner. The UNESCO World Heritage site comprises the city of Venice and its lagoon situated in the Veneto Region of northeast Italy. Founded in the fifth century and spread over 118 small islands, Venice became a major maritime power in the 10th century. The whole city is an extraordinary architectural masterpiece in which even the smallest building contains works by some of the world’s greatest artists. We recommend the following accommodations for your post-trip hotel:

Why Trek Travel

Our Bikes

Our unrivaled selection of Trek Bikes sets the bar for quality and comfort. From the ultra-smooth Trek Domane SL 7 to the Trek Electric-Assist Verve+, you deserve the best ride on your vacation. Plus, we offer a range upgrade options to take you the extra mile.

Our Guides

Our guides are trained to make your trip magical. They aren't just experts in riding; they're trained in delivering uncompromising service in ways you won't believe. We know that it's the unexpected surprises that make a trip magical. That's why our guides pride themselves on anticipating your needs before you ask.

Your Day. You Decide.

Our vacations are built to deliver the ultimate in flexibility, from extreme relaxers to hard-core roadies. You pick your mileage, itinerary and experiences. We take care of the rest.

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