MTB Week in Tochni

MTB Week in Tochni

Ride the best bike routes in Cyprus with the experts!

6 days of riding the best Mountainbike trails in sunniest Island in the Mediterranean Sea  |  7 nights of accommodation in Traditional houses 

History and culture  |  Cyprus traditional food and meze

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During the week we will ride throught the picturesque villages of Tochni, Chirokitia, Kato Drys, Lefkara, Vavatsinia, Lythodontas, Skarinoy, Agios Theodoros, Kellaki and Vasa.

The routes will follow scenic climbs, downhill singletrails and coastal roads, enjoying nature and breathtaking views!  Along the way you will taste traditional food, sweets and coffee, watch pottery making, visit archaeological sites and monasteries, and relax on the beach! 

 

Distance: 285Km  |  Total Ascent: 5300m  |  Group size: 6-15

Fitness Level: 5/8  |  Techincal Skills: 5/8

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Accommodation for the Mountainbike Tour includes Traditional houses in villages of Cyprus. You can choose between A' Category and B category traditional houses.  

All package information including the exact routes, accommodations and other interesting points will be send to you well in advance

  November - March  April-October
Price at ‘A’ Category Accommodation 715 EUR   775 EUR 
Price at ‘B’ Category Accommodation 615 EUR   665 EUR 
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Download and read carefully important information for you MTB week in Tochni; regarding bikes and equipment, group size, support cars, transfers and luggage, what is included and what is not inlcuded in the package price, meals, guides and support staff.

Arrival

Arrival in Cyprus; airport to hotel transport, bike adjustments and other bike arrangements. Group dinner and briefing of the Tour and weekly program. Accommodation in Traditional Cyprus houses in Tochni Village 40km from Larnaca Airport

Distance: 80Km | Total Ascent: 1000m

Our first riding day will be around the Traditional Villages of Tochni, Chirokitia & Lefkara. On this tour you will have the chance  to see how the famous Cyprus Halloumi Cheese is made.  After tasting some freshly made halloumi cheese we will be climbing up to Kato Drys and Lefkara. In Lefkara you will be watching the ladies doing the lace! From there and next to DIpotamos dam we will return to Tochni.

Distance: 50Km | Total Ascent: 1500m

From Tochni we get on the bus to Vavatsinia. From there we climb to Kionia Picnik site which is followed by the nicest downhill singletrail in Cyprus. After the joy of the downhill we ride to Lythrodontas for a coffee stop. From there we have some more climbing to Skarinou and finally in Tochni. 

Distance: 70Km

After 2 long but amazing days on the bike, the 4th day will give you the chance to take it easy and remind you that your on holidays after all! From Tochni we ride on the coastal road towards Limassol where we can visit the ancient city of Amathous. Coffee break by the sea and return back to Tochni. 

Distance: 45Km | Total Ascent: 1120m

Bus Transfer from Tochni to Kornos. In Kornos you can watch the pottery making. From there we will be climbing to one of the oldest monasteries in Cyprus, the Stavrovouni Monastery. Once we are up on the top of the Mountain the only way is down! We will be descending towards the coast of Agios Theodoros to end our ride a bit later in Tochni.

Distance: 53Km | Total Ascent: 980m

We start the ride in Tochni towards the mountainous Villages of Kellaki and Vasa. After a long uphill ride we have the chance for a coffee stop and Cyprus Traditional sweets for refuelling. From Vasa we follow the scenic route over Kalavasos dam that will take us first to Kalavasos and then Tochni

Distance: 35Km | Total Ascent: 320m

On our last day of riding we will have the chance to visit The Neolithic settlement of Choirokoitia, one of the most important prehistoric sites in the eastern Mediterranean. Shortly after we are taking the chance to ride on the Mediterranean coast, relax on the beach and taste some fresh fish in a local taverna!

All good things come to an end!

Departure to Larnaka Airport. We provide a single bus transfer to Larnaca Airport to all participants. The transfer will be in time so that the participants catch the earliest flight.