Cycling experience is undoubtedly a great pleasure. The sense of leisure and freedom offered by the bicycle has created an entire travel culture.
Greece has a great cycling history. Across the country there are 80 sports associations that deal both with road cycling and track cycling, BMX dirt and mountain biking.The history of cycling began for Greece in the 19th century; indeed, in the first modern Olympic Games, organized in Athens in 1896, Greek cyclist Aristidis Konstantinidis won the gold medal in the road race.
The routes that can be enjoyed by bicycle in Greece are among the most beautiful in the world! Some of them are very demanding due to the mountainous terrain, others are less laborious but beautiful. Cyclists, whether in a sporting mood or exploring, will enjoy their favorite sport and discover unique landscapes in Greece.
In Greece, cycling can be practiced almost everywhere in nature, combining tourism and physical exercise. Due to its favorable climate, which offers sunshine for most days of the year and low rainfall, somebody can tour Greece with its bike for most months of the year.
As a tourist office with years of experience in the area, we organize cycling routes in various places of Greece throughout the year. You can also visit the website www.bikehotels.travel and get to know the Greek hotels with specialized services to the visitor friend of the bike. Browse the map, select the proposed accommodation and check out their services. Among these selected hotels is our hotel also which’s called "Hotel Kassaros". Take a look at the cycling routes of the area and choose the destination and accommodation you are interested in for all seasons of the year.