Cycling in Sri Lanka
The World is at your Paddle
Cycling and mountain biking In Sri Lanka is an excellent way to get pleasure and glimpse of all the nook and corner in small Teardrop Island. Our Green foot cycling tours allow you to do great cycling and covering cultural heritage sits, mountains, valleys, tropical rain forest, inland lakes, reservoirs, paddy, Rubber plantation, and the magnificent hill country past tea estates and gushing waterfalls. Furthermore learning and experience authentic culture and impending to a unique way of life and it dates backs to 2500 years. . They may then welcome you with a warm smile and a cool drink as you catch your breath. You may have challenge network of main roads and innumerable country roads, gravel paths, foot paths, cart tracks, dirt tracks and estate tracks can be added in your experience.
Our Tour Leaders are experienced racers and long distance cyclists. Your safety is our first priority. They are well trained in First Aid / cycle repairs .The backup vehicle also carries tubes, tires spare parts, wheel sets and even spare bikes and spare bikes should you suffer any kind of mechanical breakdown. We do not charge for spare tubes or other minor spare parts and. Tires can be purchased at cost.
Green foot cycling tours Sri Lanka are offering many interesting activities like Wildlife safaris / trekking / cannoning / white water rafting / boat safaris / cultural events/ Ancient ruins / bird watching/ caving / water sports/ spa and Ayurvedic / Agro and Eco/ educational tours and many more green and adventure related activates that you can laying your helmet on the various part of.
As with all our trips, we are dedicated to being flexible. Optional excursions can also be included and more tailor made itineraries can be planned. We want you to experience and discover a wonderful country.
We love history, culture, Agree culture and natural and wildlife, so if there is a historical monument, wilderness area, we will include it in the ride. And of course we love to climb, so we always include challenging mountain routes. It will depend on your requirement.
Climate in Sri Lanka
Regional differences experienced in air temperature over Sri Lanka are mainly due to altitude, rather than to latitude. The mean annual temperature varies from 27degrees Centigrade in the coastal lowlands to 16 degrees Centigrade in Nuwara Eliya of the Central highlands. The south-east monsoon brings the rain to the western, south western and central regions from May to July, while the north-western monsoon occurs in the north and east in December and January. Sri Lanka generally boasts of a good climate for holiday-makers throughout the year.
No transfer fees
You may transfer to another tour at any time at no charge
Soft – Green foot travel cycling tours Sri Lanka
For day tours, Children and leisure Riders - Although predominantly on dirt roads, these trails may also be on short and easy off-road sections. Mainly on flat and very gentle slopes. Usually, these types of trails are short in duration and done at lower altitudes; often they are optional, providing a rest day in between the tour. You would usually ride for 4 to 5 hours during a specific day.
Moderate - Green foot travel cycling tours Sri Lanka
Most people who enjoy a weekend of cycling in the hills or mountains at home are capable of undertaking a trail of this level. These levels of trails are for Cyclist who rides regularly as a means of exercise. There are a variety of gentle off-road routes with very few technical sections. [But we could always provide our clients the option of taking a more difficult section or in the alternative ride on an easier route / or travel in the backup vehicle.] You would usually ride for 5-7 hours a day and minute elevation difference might occur.
Pro/Technical- Green foot travel cycling tours Sri Lanka.
For trails which entail Professional / Technical sections, fitness is the most important component and you may have to improve yours before the start of the expedition. These sections are usually located at significantly higher altitudes and with substantial elevation differences. Some routes are designed with tough single trails that would require the utmost competence [But we could always provide our clients the option of riding on these trails or take an easier route / travel in the backup vehicle.] You would ride for 7-9 hours per day.
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