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Six reasons to book a cycle tour in the Balkans

Six reasons to book a cycle tour in the Balkans

With an area about the size of Spain (193,000 square miles), a rich mountainous landscape, and a diverse and fascinating collection of cultures, it comes as no surprise to learn that the Balkans is one of the best parts of Europe to book a cycle tour.

The Balkans, however, are often pushed to the side when it comes to cycle touring, with many aspiring adventurers choosing to embark on more familiar trips into the French Alps, Spanish Pyrenees or Italian Dolomites. These are all fantastic places to visit on two wheels, but are they better than the Balkans?

No, and here are six reasons why your next cycle tour should be a Balkan cycle tour…