6 days of riding the most scenic and challenging routes in the sunniest Island of the Mediterranean Sea
7 nights of accommodation in 5-star luxury Hotel or a 4-star hotel right on the Mediterranean coast
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Bring your family and join proposed excursions, sailing trip, or even yoga
Distance: 500Km | Total Ascent: 7000m | Group Size: 6-15
Fitness Level: 4/8 | Techincal Skills: 4/8
Our road cycling camp is based in Almyra 5* Hotel and Louis Phaethon 4* Hotel, both situated in Pafos, right on the Mediterranean coastline. Starting our rides from the two hotels, we have carefully chosen cycling routes which combine cycling with Cyprus culture and tradition. The daily program of cycling routes covers the entire district of Pafos.
Most of our clients choose to kick-off their season by joining our tours. Riding under excellent weather conditions, along stunning routes, with local experienced guides and top quality bikes to rent. If you are training for the Spring Classics (Tour of Flanders, Fleche - Wallone, Paris - Roubaix) or for the main summer cyclosportives like the Haut-Route, L'etape du tour, London Ride, London - Paris or any other event, Cyprus is the best place to start your season!
Accommodation for this road cycling camp includes 5 or 4 star hotels on the Mediterranean coast in Paphos. Special arrangements for clubs or groups over 10 persons can be offered. More details regarding Almyra Hotel and Louis Phaethon Beach Hotel you can find on the hotels' websites by clicking on the pictures below. All package information including the routes, accommodation details and other interesting points will be send to you before your arrival to Cyprus
Download and read carefully important information for you road bike tour; 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.
First day is dedicated to bike set-up and adjustments. Later in the afternoon and when everybody arrives at the hotel we all gather at the hotel for a get together of all participants and The BikinCyprus Adventures staff and Cycling guides. A briefing for the weekly plan with details of the routes will follow.
If you arrive later please let us know the time and we will arrange that you get all necessary info. (The distance between Larnaca Airport and the Hotel is approximately 1:15 minutes and from Pafos Airport is approximately 15 minutes)
First day on the bike! This ride it will be a good opportunity to see the surrounding hills of Paphos as well to get used to the Cyprus Sun! We ride towards Episkopi, a picturesque village near Ezousa river. From there, through several villages we ride the Diarizos Valley to end our ride in Paphos.
Ride towards the Akamas Penisnula. We climb up to the vineyards of Kathikas and Doushia. From here you can enjoy breathtaking scenery towards the whole west part of the Island, the Akamas National park. We will be passing through the area's vineyards and low plantation which allow for one of the most scenic routes.
This is the hardest day on the bike. Starting from sea level we will be climbing up to Omodos (1000m asl)where we wil have a lunch brake in the old square! From there our ride continues passing through old villages to reach Paphos. On our way to Omodos we get the chance to visit the Olive Oil Museum in Anogyra.
The 5th day is used for recovery from the previous hard rides. Riding along the coast on easy pace with a coffee stop is what you deserve today! A ride towards “Petra tou Romiou” will offer you the experience to bathe at Aphrodite’s birthplace!
Ride along the coast to reach the Kourion Ancient Amphitheater. Short climbs during the whole distance, that don’t excess the 2km in length.
On our last day on the bike we will be passing through the Diarizos Valley, one of the most beautiful valleys in Cyprus with breathtaking scenery.
On last day you have your last chance for some shoping in the nearby shops in Paphos harbour area. Bus transfer to Paphos airport is arranged by us and the time will be announced the previous day