During summer months, our resort offers services also for cycling enthusiasts. We provide guides for those interested in mountain biking in the Slovak Paradise and Volovské Hills. In the Slovak Paradise speaking only about routes allowed by the Administration of the Slovak Paradise and in Volovské Hills areas speaking about routes marked as tourist trails, as well as field and forest trails throughout the area. All routes are exposed in rugged mountainous terrain; therefore the selection of routes is done on the basis of technical equipment and physical condition of our costumers regarding to their specific requirements, which must be specified at least one day prior to the trip. Routes are designed to enable cyclists to refresh themselves or have something to eat. Guides are responsible for planning routes and for timetable. They are able to provide basic technical and medical assistance during the trip. But they are not responsible for the technical condition of bicycles, for damages to property and health of clients during the trip.
Recommended equipment (Odporúčaná výbava):
- Bicycle helmet
- Min. of 0,5l of water reserve
- Appropriate clothing according to the weather and time of the year
The surrounding area offers opportunities for trips on the road and trekking bikes to visit a typical mining villages and towns such as Gelnica, Uhorná, Turzov, Smolník, Štós. Biking trails are kept on national roads or paved roads with gravel surfaces in lengths from 35 to 130 km.
For mountain biking lovers it is possible to take a route across the Slovak Paradise, passing Geravy, Glacká road, Kláštorisko, Čingov, optionally visit interesting places in Volovské Hills with passing through the picturesque village Závadka and finish on the Bukovec top. Routes can be planned in lengths from 30 to 90 km. All routes are conducted in a rugged mountain area with varying degrees of difficulty.
You can zoom the difficulty of the chosen route through this link
The 5-day stay for groups /minimum of 25 people/ is in our resort for 110,- Euros/ person. The price includes accommodation for 4 nights, half board, guide and cultural program.