Alpine Elements summer mountain biking holidays

Apr 24, 2014 BY Paul McWilliams

Making the most of the natural conditions and facilities in ski resorts, summer mountain biking holidays with Alpine Elements offer sun, fun and relaxation. As well as good access to some of the best mountain biking parks and lift accessed terrain in Europe, packages also include flights, accommodation, bike hire, lift pass and other activities too.

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With great deals available on mountain biking there’s riding available for all levels. But it is not just about time in the saddle, with over 80 activities to try Alpine Elements holidays are truly multi activity. How about some hiking, climbing, Via Ferrata, canyoning, road cycling, windsurfing, SUP, rafting, kayaking and much, much more.

Make the most of the Alpine resorts or maybe even try mountain biking on a Greek island for a taste of something a little different. Alpine Elements summer mountain biking holidays are designed to suit all types of rider, with available family packages and plenty of upgrades.

Morzine from £385

alpineelement 200x100This world-renowned ski resort transforms from white to lush green in the summer season. With freshwater rivers winding their way through the stunning Savoyard valley, there’s a network of hiking and biking trails to explore. Over 1,000 kilometres of trails, along with a range of other mountain activities and the usual Morzine amenities, bars, restaurants and cafes, make this a top summer destination. Prices start from £385.

Les Gets from £582

Close to Morzine and still in the wider Portes du Soleil area, Les Gets is home to some of the best mountain biking in the world. Whether you’re into downhill, single-track, XC or freeriding, there is something to enjoy for everyone of any level. There are over 25 lifts to choose from, man made parks and tracks, and access to over 650 kilometres of marked trails. Prices start from £582.

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Tignes  from £503

Another top Alpine resort, Tignes is really pulling out the stops creating new trails and offering great deals on lift passes. It’s a high altitude resort meaning there is some of the most diverse bike terrain in the Alps. With bike parks, Enduro trails, 4x tracks and plenty more, including summer glacier skiing and boarding to enjoy, there is a lot here to get the adrenaline pumping. Prices start from £503.

Val d’Isere from £682

A new summer mountain biking resort for Alpine Elements, and one of the most famous in the world. The summer season here is fast becoming as spectacular and popular as the winter. Linked with Tignes, this established biking destination features a fast lift system, parks, looping tracks as well as fast, technical trails. There’s also plenty to do when not on the bike, including a via ferrata, quad bikes, horse riding and more. Prices start from £682.

La Tania from £509

Another new resort for AE and great for summer mountain biking holidays. This pretty mountain resort boasts a super efficient lift system, wooded single tracks, switch backs, natural banks, berms and drop offs. With 262 kilometres of marked trails and a range of other activities to enjoy, La Tania is an up and coming resort popular with everyone from downhill nuts to Enduro riders. Prices start from £509.

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Lefkada, Greece from £410

This Ionian island might be more famous for being one of the world’s best watersports destinations but it’s also home to some great biking terrain. The resorts of Vassiliki and Nidri, are dominated by windsurfing, but with free bike hire and stunning coastal territory to explore, it’s a great place for a multi-activity trip or summer mountain biking holidays. Prices start from £410.

Porto Heli from £500

Found on the southern tip of the Argolis Peninsula opposite the island of Spetses, the large bay at Porto Heli is a great spot for windsurfing and watersports. There are also some incredible biking trails stretching along the coast for you to explore when not on the water.

Pelion from £500

alpineelement 200x100The beautiful Pelion Peninsula is also home to a range of water and land-based activities. Tracks and trails link the quaint villages that dot the area, with over 250 kilometres of paths through olive groves and majestic forests. Prices start from £500.

All Alpine Elements summer mountain biking holidays prices are per person, per week and will vary according to choice of accommodation and activities. There are also plenty of discounts available for early booking, groups and extended stays.

 
Alps, Espace Killy, Europe, France, Greece, Lefkada Island, Les Gets, Morzine, Portes Du Soleil, Rhone Alpes, Tignes, Val D'Isere, Vassiliki, Vounaki
Mountain Biking, Multi Activity
Bike Parks, DH (Downhill), Enduro, Freeride, Single Track, XC (Cross Country)
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