Cycling

 

Lowlands cycling tours

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Tropical, average 27C, Central Hills- cooler, with temperatures dropping to 14C. 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.

 

Soft cycling tours Sri Lanka

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For Part time 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.

 

Soft cycling tours Sri Lanka Moderate

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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-cycling tours Sri Lanka

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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.