Our mountain biking holidays are all about experiencing the best trails that nature can throw at us! Take a closer look at some of this year’s most popular trails, and what makes them so good.
1. Best for: Escaping into rural Andalucía on a genuine, wild journey
Trip: Trans Andaluz, Spain
We say: Cork oak forests, rural villages, technical descents and a fantastic finish in vibrant coastal town, Tarifa.
You say: “The guides were a wealth of knowledge and their patient guidance and encouragement given throughout the entire trip allowed me to develop.” Kirsty, Manchester
2. Best for: Riders wanting to combine fun biking with classic Italian culture
Trip: Via Francigena, UK
We say: An ancient pilgrimage route packed full of rolling countryside and a dramatic finale at St Peter’s Square.
You say: “A good mix of riding and very picturesque.” Richard, Derbyshire
3. Best for: A taste of classic technical trails which the Lake District is famed for
Trip: Awesome Ambleside, UK
We say: Challenging and incredibly scenic natural trails offer an unrivalled opportunity to explore this region.
You say: “The rides were tough and exciting but most of all challenging and the views and countryside were amazing.” William, Lancashire
4. Best for: The ultimate mountain riding experience
Trip: Sacred Singletrack, Peru
We say: The world’s finest enduro-style trails cannot fail to impress bikers in search of exhilarating singletrack.
You say: “Very challenging riding, but that’s exactly what I wanted!” John, Hertfordshire