Costa Rica, known for its beautiful beaches and rainforests, is also gaining fame around the world for mountain biking and endurance sports competitions. For mountain biking enthusiasts who are looking for a training trip or a fun and challenging cycling vacation in Costa Rica, there are now trips dedicated to mountain biking in Costa Rica.
Cycling Trails Costa Rica has partnered exclusively with Horizontes Nature Tours travel agency in Costa Rica to offer exceptional mountain biking and cross country cycling tours.
“We cater to adventurous bikers seeking new Cycling in the Costa Rica rainforest, also a true interaction with the local culture, and some of the world’s most amazing locations for cycling,” states Cycling Trails’ information.
“Nature is our playground in every exclusive expedition we have created for you.” Started by highly experienced international competitive mountain bikers from Costa Rica, Cycling Trails’ staff includes race directors and adventure and cycling racers; guides also are certified in first aid and rescue. Mountain bikers have two itineraries with set departures in 2015 to choose from for a trip.
Groups start with a minimum of six persons up to 14 persons. The eight-day Costa Rica vacation package Land of Eternal Sunshine takes participants to the rugged terrain around the Rincon de la Vieja Volcano – site of the unique 100-mile mountain bike race Rincón de la Vieja Challenge held annually in August – and to the rolling coastal foothills and beaches of Guanacaste. Riders will pedal from 20 to 91 kilometers a day, visiting a different location each day.
The Land of Volcanoes itinerary is even more challenging, riding the mountainous terrain of one of the most impressive volcanic regions of the world. Participants will visit the renowned Monteverde Cloud Forest, the Arenal Volcano and three more active and dormant volcanoes, pedaling from 30 to 60 kilometers a day in different locations.
Horizontes Nature Tours in Costa Rica has 30 years of experience in Costa Rica travel, offering the most distinguished Costa Rica vacation packages and Costa Rica tours.