Road Cycling Tours
Road Cycling Routes
Road cycling Rolls!
Crete's impressive mountain ranges and country side offers a panoramic cycling terrain.
Quiet country roads with low traffic, challenging climbs, fast rolling switchbacks, scenic coastlines, there are routes for any taste.
The beauty of nature, the scent of the herbs in the wilderness, the sunny, clear blue sky, keep that smile on your face throughout the ride, even on those lung busting climbs.
Based in Sensimar Royal Blue Resort & Spa, Panormos, Rethimno, JoyRide Cycling offers a wide spectrum of cycling tours to fulfill the desires of all cyclists.
We have carefully designed the best routes, mountain bike and road cycling tours for every level, from beginners to advanced cyclists, for an authentic, inspiring experience of Crete.
Choose from the suggested routes below, they are categorized in three groups for different Rider types (* defined below). Find the tours and trips that rock your boat and feel free to contact us for your Custom & Exclusive requests.
Alpha is a small traditional village, famous for characteristic stone extracted from the area. Introductory ride on quiet asphalt roads. Relaxed pace on low traffic, country roads...
Capital city of the region, picturesque Rethimno maintains its aristocratic atmosphere. Well preserved old town, with narrow streets, stone buildings and beautiful monuments...
Melidoni is famous for the ancient cave located near village. A miracle of millennia, impressive giant stalactites and stalagmites form one of the most important caves of Crete. A present of Zeus to king Minos...
A traditional fishing port, build along three little bays, with sandy beaches and wonderful, crystal clear water. Under the shade of Talea Ori, it combines sea and mountain in a scenic landscape with nice views.
Located in scenic green rolling hills at the foothills of Psiloritis, Margarites is a well-known pottery center of Crete. Narrow winding streets with rich flora, aromatic plants, trees and flowers...
Arkadi is a historical, Byzantine monastery of 5th Century. Located on a fertile and verdurous plateau, over a gorge. The area has a unique natural beauty, with pine, oak, cypress trees, vine yards and olive groves...
Surrounded by Kedros and Psiloreitis mountains, Amari valley reveals stunning natural beauty. Water streams carve their way to Patsos lake, through some beautiful gorges of Crete. Custom shuttle ride...
Would you prefer your own dream ride? We can personalize the route to ride at your own pace, private or with your group of friends. Take your time to explore your most anticipated areas, reflecting your own interests.