Cycling holidays: planning a trip
Traveling by bike is becoming more popular. It is not surprising, as such a trip will bring unforgettable impressions. It is much faster than hiking, but much slower than traveling by plane, car or train. However, it allows you to enjoy the surrounding world to the fullest.
Cycling tourism is gaining momentum
Nowadays, there are a lot of resources for cycling tourism. Such resources encourage tourists to believe that they can be engaged in this activity. Adventure Cycling Association is a nonprofit organization in the USA, which provides various services for cycling tourism, maps and the best means for cycling. Its main offices are in Missoula, Montana.
Here are a lot of skillful cyclists, who are eager to share their experience with beginners.
It is considered a unique resource of travelling by bike. Its main task is to encourage people to use bicycles. Here you can be offered long-distance trips as well as one-night stays. Introductory tours are also available.
No wonder, a number of beginners are anxious about traffic security. The association attempts to arrange routes far from heavy traffic.
BicycleSPACE stores, which are in Washington, provide presentations about overnight cycling tours. REI shops also give such lessons in on- and off-road cycling.
Short bike trips are in demand now. Especially first-timers like them. It should be noted that about a quarter of 119 tours of 2018 is considered a perfect tours for newcomers. It includes baggage transportation and even hotel accommodation. You have also an opportunity to try 24 hour overnight riding.
718 Cyclery shop in Brooklyn offer micro-tours for one night. Although, this store specializes in long tours.
It is worth mentioning that Bike Travel Weekend 2018 will be held in June, 1-3. Feel free to join. All information about this event and registration you can find at this site.