Cycling Activities & Tours

The new programme of cycling activities at Ibiscos Garden Hotel is designed to meet all possible needs and requirements of cycling fans and enthusiasts, from weekend warriors and advanced riders to family and fun riders, offering a broad range of options for guided tours, self-guided tours as well as complete, fully-featured training programmes. A combination of all appropriate infrastructures, equipment, specialist personnel and supporting activities and services is available, providing a comprehensive framework to support and enrich the best possible cycling experiences in the picturesque, scenically beautiful island of Crete.

Guided Tours & Routes

Our Guided Tours are designed as exquisite experiences of the local Cretan environment and nature, from impressive, wild and rocky landscapes to large pine tree forests through routes which embrace Byzantine and Orthodox Churches, traditional Cretan and Venetian villages, museums and buildings and places of historic interest.

Self-Guided Tours & Routes

We offer a comprehensive framework of infrastructures and services to fully support self-guided tours and activities, including top quality bicycles, full equipment and gear, bicycle parking and storage spaces. Our specialist cycling guide is also available to provide information and advice on routes, bikes, training and any issue related to cycling.

Our Bicycles

Our bicycles are manufactured by SPECIALIZED, one of the world's leading bicycle designers, manufacturers and marketers, and come fully equipped with lights, lock chain, tools, air pump and spare tyre tube, while helmets are also available. Our latest generation electric bicycles/e-bikes give a new dimension to cycling as an experience, assisting those who are concerned with their cycling physical condition.

Supporting Framework & Services

Our comprehensive supporting framework offers all appropriate infrastructures, full equipment and a broad range of supporting activities and services, from parking/storage spaces, a bicycle washing/cleaning area, a special ‘bicycle laundry’ service and an on-site repair shop, to family and fun cycling games, training planning and programmes, educational presentations and full information and advice on local routes and maps. A cycling specialist is also available on-site, to discuss and offer advice and assistance on bikes, tours, routes, training and any subject or issue related to cycling.