Experience is everything. | Big Mountain Bike Adventures

Experience is everything.

Like nothing else, cycling allows you to uncover unique and hidden aspects of a region and its culture. You'd never experience this from a rental car, tour bus or cruise ship. You can decide on whim to explore a winery, stop for a long lunch or venture even further on a quiet road.  Travelling by bicycle leads to authentic connections with a region, it’s people and a lifetime of memories. If you are willing to slow down and encounter a little adventure while riding throughout some of Europe's finest cycling regions, then you are ready for the incomparable pleasure of a cycling holiday with CycleVentures.

We’ll provide services to make your trip as seamless and wonderful as possible; little things that you won’t notice and more obvious ones too. As always, our guides and our support van are there when you need them.

After over four decades of active travel by bicycle we look forward to the next trip as if it was our first.

What’s included:

  • Comprehensive trip planning, a well-designed itinerary and excellent riding routes.
  • Airport pick-up and drop off on scheduled days.
  • Expert leadership: two leaders per trip with groups of seven or more.
  • Welcome Reception on the first day of each trip.
  • GPS tracks for all main routes that can be transferred to riders’ personal computers.
  • Michelin maps and route description with profiles for all riding days.
  • Optional add-on features like wine tasting or guided walking tours (depending on trip).
  • Detailed pre-departure information and trip extension assistance.
  • Daily support vehicle with water and snacks.
  • Daily luggage transport and land transportation stated in the itinerary.
  • Accommodations: Three star hotels (occassional two-star or inn) based on double occupancy with private facilities unless otherwise stated.
  • Meals: all breakfasts and 40-60% of dinners. Special diet? Let us know
  • Daily map session reviewing the next day’s ride.
  • Bike box storage during the trip or transfer to finale destination if a point-to-point trip.
  • Assistance with bike rentals: booking, delivery and return.
  • Optional masseuse/soigneur, riding coach on private departures.
  • Cycleventures t-shirt.

What our guests have said

“Hands down the best vacation ever. We wanted to thank you for this amazing experience. The riding was incredible and the entire trip was so well organized, you guys really did not forget a thing! It was great to have had an awesome group of people to ride with. We would highly recommend this trip to anyone.”
Sandra M.

Meet Our Guides

Through years of research and experience, endless rides and extensive travel we've uncovered fantastic trails riding regions around the globe. Along with our partners and guides we've collectively developed trips that we think you'll truly enjoy. Come ride with us!

Chris Winter
Owner - lead guide
Ketut
Ketut Sukarta
BALI
Emily
Emily Slaco
CANADA
Alessandro / Louise .
ITALY
Paulo
Paulo Valle
COSTA RICA
Myriam Saugy
SWITZERLAND
Prayash Tamang
NEPAL
Urður Skúladóttir
Iceland

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Instagram photographs posted by the Big Mountain team of recent adventures. Click below and get inspired to ride.

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