Cycling is one of the best sports in town. Apart from keeping you in shipshape condition, you also have the freedom of exploring each land at your disposal and learn its pulse. Walking will let you absorb the true magic of a luscious countryside, but cycling will definitely make it more spirited and lively. Have a look at some of the best cycling spots in the world.
Akamas peninsula, Cyprus
The natural beauty of the Akamas peninsula in Cyprus is a major attraction for visitors. The raw and enchanting nature attracts cycling enthusiasts from all over the world. Though cyclists come here by the thousands, the unspoilt lands captivate you with its element of surprise. This spot is famous not just for cyclists but among walking enthusiasts too. Though Cyprus is a town with plenty of tourists, the western coast is pretty private and secluded. You will not see another soul for miles and the ecology of the coast is so abundantly endowed that you will enjoy the ingenious species that make their home here. The Blue Lagoon in the peninsula is famous among tourists, who love to take a dip in its clear and fresh waters. A cycling tour along the Akamas peninsula can be completed within 2-3 days.
New England, USA
A self-guided tour along the pretty paths of New England is something you must experience at least once in a lifetime. New England comprises of Connecticut, New Hampshire, Maine, Vermont, Rhode Islands and Massachusetts . There are different kinds of New England tours that you can plan, depending on what your requirements are. You can cycle through the different farming communities, go past the charming cottages, along the panoramic countryside and hike along the forests. Since you are on your own, you can enjoy the countryside at your pace and stay at different hotels for the night. This is an ideal vacation for families looking for an active, memorable vacation. If you get friendly with the locals, they will show you some back roads through which you can not only cycle through, but enjoy secluded swimming spots too. Apart from cycling, you can also enjoy visiting the multitude of attractions offered in each town.
A bicycle tour along Cuba is a must because it is considered a cyclists’ dream. You can plan a detailed itinerary comprising of 10 days and you can start your tour from Havana. The direction of your visit will depend on what kind of attractions you want to see. The amazing landscapes are made even more magical when you cycle along, enjoying the beauty of the ancient structures, the beach-fringed coastlines and the mighty Escambray Mountains, and reach the colonial town of Trinidad. Or you can take a different route and soak in the lushness of the Vinales valleys ( the famous tobacco growing area in Cuba). Most tourists prefer the Western Cuba bike tour or the Central Cuba bike tour. The former will take you a week to complete and you can visit World Heritage sites along the way. The Vinales valleys are found on the Western Cuba bike tour. You can also relax on the beaches of Cayo Jutias and enjoy the bounties of nature. If you want to enjoy more of Havana and Trinidad and also some of the tropical landscape, then you can choose the Central Cuba bike tour.