Welcome to our extraordinary bicycle touring vacations
Porto Club & Paleologos
Biking on the border of Europe
We are specialists in individual – tailor made private travel to Crete and Greece, whether you plan a stay in Crete – Mainland - Greek islands, Individuals may be as few as two passengers, and as large as you like.
Porto Club & Paleologos biking tours, runs all their tours and Expeditions in a simple and professional way to provide a safe and all inclusive service. We include transportation, bikes, equipments, snacks, refreshments for the day tours, plus traditional meals for the length of the tour for the weekends or the multi days of the customized tours.
We include everything (that is in our price so that everyone owes exactly what to expect) The rides are a selection of some very interesting spots we could find
We offer tours for all levels of biking & mountain biking experience.
For cyclists level one (25-30 km), level 2 (30 – 50 km), level 3 (50 – 100 km)
May the rain be out of your face,
and the wind at your back!
The Art of Cycling & Mountain Biking...
PORTO Club & PALEOLOGOS Cycling Toursoffers guided cycling and off-road mountain biking in Crete. We specialize in multi-day excursions in the country side and mountains of Crete as well as daily private tours
The tours: The price of our tours includes just about everything. Every day we ride village to village. . Enjoy all Lunches and dinners. Includes water bottles, snacks, energy drinks, maps, guide books and more. You will appreciate the charming hotels we accommodate you, generous, rich absolutely fresh and healthy meals, extensive trip information, and far more miles of cycling at a great price - thousands less than other tours which offer less time on your bike.
The rides: vary from moderately easy rolling country side roads and double track to expert single-track trails that demand body strength, technical riding skills, and good conditioning to. Standard rides cover fear distance depending the level of riders. We use our local knowledge and expertise to plan your custom tour just the way you want.
The back up:We don’t just transporting your luggage. Vehicle or mini bus follows the riders all day long. Refill your bottles, access your bags or grab a snack. The van carries a full set of tools and a floor pump. Driver carries cell phones so you’re never out of touch.
Buck up vehicle carries all luggages’s not required for the day’s ride and will always be available for anyone at any point during the day. If for instance you want to take a day off the bike, or you feel tired during the ride or just don’t feel to ride a day, the vehicle / bus will take you for as long or as little as you wish it to. Everybody is provided with detailed route maps for each day,
The guides: For 2 – 4 participants there is no biker leader, a vehicle with driver as back up service, for more people a biker driver and a mini bus with driver and both guides are easily contactable by mobile phone. The guides are experts on the local area and able to sort out any problems or special requests that you might have.
The meals: We know how much cyclists need to eat. On a PORTO Club & PALEOLOGOS cycle tour you can expect cyclist-sized quality meals. You will dine in fine local restaurants, feasting on Mediterranean traditional Cretan specialties. We do American style buffet breakfasts. Our lunches and dinners, included on every point-to-point riding day, feature a variety of the seasonal best of each locale and the local wine and course after course of unrivalled cuisine. All dinners included on every tour. Meals are truly a highlight of our vacation!
Our foods: are prepared with the highest quality fresh and natural ingredients. Our cooks most of the times are local farm house ladiesand are well experienced at preparing delicious wholesome foods for hungry people as athletes or farmers.. We provide at least two home-cooked hot meals every day.
Includes:Bicycles-New models- road or mountain bikes, detailed maps, helmets, descriptions and information for your bicycle way, luggage transportation, detailed books and information in English language for the historical / archaeological sites and culture highlights on your way. Telephone assistance all days from 8am to 10pm for your questions - information’s
Buck up – support vehicle
Special Athletic Nutrition according theathletic training standards and the healthy traditional Mediterranean Cretan nutrition
Detailed directions, routes, maps, etc.
Terms & Conditions
All trip costs listed are per person, based on double occupancy, airfare not included. To reserve, first contact by email then return with a deposit of 30% per person. The remaining balance will be due 60 days before trip departure. After receipt of final payment, you will receive a comprehensive pre-departure packet. This information will contain historical and cultural overviews of the region you will be visiting, hotel listings, ferry tickets, vouchers, daily highlights, suggested readings, pre-trip planning and more.
Tour prices include accommodations in fine, high standard services hotels, and include breakfast and ALL MEALS as per schedule. Prices are based on double occupancy. Limited single occupancy is available for a $480 supplement. If you are travelling alone and wish to share a room, we will pair you with another same gender tour participant. If we are unable to find a roommate, the single rate will apply.
For a registration packet, e-mail us your name, address and telephone number
To reserve, please CONTACT FIRST BY EMAIL, and then return with a deposit of 30% of trip cost per person to the address below. Deposit can be given through bank or your credit card. Feel free to call us to discuss the itinerary in detail and to answer any of your questions.
In the event you need to cancel, the following apply:
- 91 days or more: 30% Refund of deposit.
-61-90 days: 50% refund of trip cost
-31-60 days: 25% refund of trip cost
-0-30 days: 0 % refund of trip cost