The Ubud Classic
This two day mountain bike tour is the perfect getaway for those to see all that Ubud and its surroundings have got to offer. On Day 01 we will be riding from Mount Batur all the way back down to Ubud where we will spend the night in our charming accommodation just 5 minutes outside the busy city center in the middle of the rice fields. In the morning of Day 02 we will head out for a beautiful 20km ride around Ubud and in the afternoon we will cycle from Ubud to Sanur where our adventure ends right on the beach.
This ride is enjoyable for everyone that can ride a bike and we can make the riding more challenging or easier as we go.
Day 01 | Tirta Empul Temple | Off Road or On Road Mount Batur to Ubud | 35km
We come and pick you up at your accommodation around 07.30am (southern beach area's) or 08.30am (Ubud area). On the way to the starting point we will visit the famous temple of Tirta Empul. For more than a thousand years, Balinese worshipers have been drawn to Tirta Empul Temple whose sacred spring is said to have healing powers. After visiting the temple we will transfer to the centre of the island to the viewpoint of Mount Batur. You may expect one of Bali's most beautiful landscapes. From here we start mountain biking through a maze of local trails all the way down to Ubud. The first bit of the ride goes through fruit farms and charming local villages, the second part goes through the classic rice paddy fields. We end up in Ubud around 4.00pm. Time enough to go and explore the cultural capital of Bali.
Day 02 | Morning Half Day Ride around Ubud 20km | Afternoon Ride from Ubud to Sanur | 20km
In the morning we will head out for a beautiful ride around the outskirts of Ubud through what is some of the best rice paddy field scenery of whole Bali. We will cycle through the area where the famous movie 'Eat, Pray' Love' was filmed. Our morning ride ends with a visit to the Monkey Forest. We will then transfer to the amazing Cekingan ricefields at the Tegalalang village in North Ubud where we have lunch and enjoy the stunning views. In the afternoon we will cycle from Ubud to Sanur on a mixture of local trails and small paved roads with little or no traffic. We end up at the beach in Sanur where our 2 day adventure concludes. From here we can transfer you to your next destination or you can spend the night in Sanur. (accommodation on Day 2 is not included).
Charming, knowledgeable local guide, hard tail or full suspension bikes, helmet, gloves, local snacks and fruit, drinking water, private trip with guide, car and driver, 2 full days of fully supported mountain biking with back up vehicle, 1 night 3 star accommodation (double bed or twin share basis), 1 breakfast and 2 lunches.
Intermediate: Tours are suitable for riders with good fitness level. Previous mountain bike experience is recommended. Trail surfaces may include uneven terrain and narrow trails, some singletrack, with occasional obstacles (roots, rocks, sand). Hills and descents are moderate and require some skill. Riders with minimal mountain bike experience but who have road biking skills or a strong fitness level, along with an adventurous spirit, should be suitable for an intermediate tour.
Fully supported cycling tour with back up vehicle
Day 01: 35km
Day 02: 45km
We cycle on a very wide mixture of terrain on anything from single track, jeep tracks, sandy roads, broken tarmac roads and many more. You should have reasonable bike skills to be able to navigate the varying terrain. You should wear comfortable shoes appropriate for cycling for this ride.
PICK UP AND DROP OFF
Day 01: Nusa Dua area's: 07.00am, Seminyak, Sanur, Canggu and Kuta areas: 07.30am, Ubud: 08.30am. Expect to be in Sanur on Day 02 around 4.00pm (this can be variable by group).
Well maintained Giant hard tail or full suspension bikes. More details here.
PRICES & AVAILABILITY
Adults: US$260 per person with own bike, US$320 per person with our hard tail or full suspension bikes, children up to 16 years old: US$200 per child. Prices based on minimum 2 people sharing a room. Single room supplement is US$50. Got a large group or family? Contact us for our interesting group rates (4+ people).
This tour can depart at any time with a minimum of 2 people booking (subject to availability) Bookings can be made online or by calling to our office at +62 (0) 361 8476 478 or mobile +62 (0) 82 147 910 102
We can book extra accommodation at competitive rates both in the Southern beach areas and Ubud before or after the trip. Contact us for more details.