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The Bike Tour Season starts 1st of May: Daily City tours an MTB Tours!

Since April already our bike rental is working.

And from the 1st of May we’ll also start our daily bike tour season.

New in 2018: Besides of City tours you may also order MTB tours on a daily basis!


City tours by bicycle

The Bike Tour Season starts 1st of May: Daily City tours an MTB Tours!

Start daily at 11 a.m. at the Velo-City Vilnius office, Pylimo g. 31. (not on Sundays)
You may either join the small “Welcome to Vilnius” trip (about 3 hrs., 17€ per person) or the big “All sides of Vilnius” tour (4–6 hrs, 22€ per person)

More about city tours by bicycle you may read here


REGULAR MOUNTAIN BIKE TOURS

The Bike Tour Season starts 1st of May: Daily City tours an MTB Tours!

Discover the beautiful green and hilly surroundings of Vilnius on a Mountain bike!

In 2018 Mountain bike tours can happen daily
(booking in advance required!!!).
Schedule

  • Weekdays / Work days (Monday-Friday):
    3 pm (15.00)
  • Weekends (Saturday, Sunday, other state holidays): 10 am (10.00)

More about MTB Tours” here


Bike rental

The Bike Tour Season starts 1st of May: Daily City tours an MTB Tours!

You want to ride on your own?

We can recommend you routes and give you free cycling maps

Our bicycle rental located at Pylimo g. 31 works every day from 10 a.m. to 8 p.m.

More about bicycle rental ypu may read here

from €160 — MTBs for Sale

 

6 Mountainbikes for Sale (used but in good conditions, from the bike rental):


Pricebreaker: €160 — Scott Voltage YZ

  • 26″ wheels
  • Small frame (max. 160-170 body size, fits for children, too)
  • Disc brake (front)
  • 8 gears
  • with mudguards and kickstands for free

from €160 --- MTBs for Sale
€299 Merida Big Nine, 17″ MTB 29″ Disc brakes

Merida BIG NINE 20,
€299

 

  • from 2016,
  • 29er wheels,
  • 17″ Frame,
  • Hydraulic Disc brakes (Decipher),
  • Shimano Acera Components
Merida Big.Nine 20-D full specifications

BIG.NINE 20-D

COLORmatt red (black/yellow)
FRAME SIZES
17″
FRAMEBIG.NINE SPEED
FORKSR 29 XCM HLO 100
DERAILLEUR FRONTShimano M190
DERAILLEUR REARShimano Acera-X 8
SHIFTERSShimano Altus rapidfire 3 / Shimano Altus rapidfire 8
BRAKESTektro Auriga hydraulic 160
CHAINWHEELShimano M131 42-34-24 CG (BSA)
CHAIN8s
HUBSAlloy Disc / Alloy Disc cassette
RIMMerida Big Nine D
FREEWHEELSunrace CS8 11-32
TIRESMerida 29 2.2
SPOKESstainless silver
HANDLEBAR STEMMERIDA Comp OS 6
HANDLEBARMERIDA comp OS 680 R15
HEADSETFSA No.10
SEAT POSTMERIDA speed 27.2
SADDLEMerida Sport 5
PEDALXC Alloy
WEIGHT14.40 kg

Merida MATTS 20 MD,
€180

 

  • from 2015,
  • 26″ wheels,
  • 20″ Frame,
  • Mechanic Disc Brakes,
  • Shimano Acera components,

 

Merida MATTS (small),
€170

  • from 2016,
  • 26″ wheels,
  • 17″ frame ,
  • Shimano Altus Components

Merida MATTS (tall),
€180

  • from 2016,
  • 26″ wheels,
  • 22″ frame,
  • Shimano Altus Components
  • mudguards and kickstand for free (not standard)

Texo, female
€180

  • from 2017
  • Shimano Deore components
  • high frame (>175 cm body size)

MTB Tours – daily in 2018!

MOUNTAIN BIKE TOURS

Discover the beautiful green and hilly surroundings of Vilnius on a Mountain bike!

REGULAR MOUNTAIN BIKE TOURS

In 2018 Mountain bike tours can happen daily
(booking in advance required!.

Schedule

  • Weekdays / Work days (Monday-Friday):
    3 pm (15.00)
  • Weekends (Saturday, Sunday, other state holidays): 10 am (10.00)

Duration: 2 hrs.

Conditions:

  • Registration (and confirmation) at least 24 hrs in advance!!!
  • Duration: about 2 hrs.
  • Price: 25 € per person
  • Min. 2 Participants
  • Price for only one participant: 35€
  • Usual MTB route is #1 Belmontas (see below)

Yes, sign me up for a MTB tour!


MTB routes

For separate groups or orders in advance   we have three different routes for you to choose:

Duration: 2-4 hrs.
Price per person: 25 € (min. 2 participants)
(bicycle, guide, helmet included) (bicycle, guide, helmet included)


Route #1 Belmontas

MTB Tours - daily in 2018!

Belmontas – it‘s a beautiful nature wonder in Pavilnių Regional Park on the outskirts of Vilnius. in the southern parts of the park you will see a flowing river Vilnia. There you can also find Belmont pond and Pūčkoriai exposure. This escarpment opens 20 thousand year-old ground layers and is considered one of the most important geological monument of Lithuania. The impressive landscape attracts hundreds of tourists to the park, so why not to use opportunity and visit everything with the bike?


Route #2 Karoliniškės

MTB Tours - daily in 2018!During the tour you will visit the largest Lithuania Vingio park. The main park square and amphitheater in it fascinates in its size, and surrounding forests helps you to feel peace of mind. Also you will visit fabulous Karoliniškės park, where you will find many sculptures, symbolizing the various tales and mythological characters of Lithuania. The tour will excite the imagination and it will help you to experience the calmness of the nature – a great opportunity to relax from the daily routine.


Route # 3: Green lakes

MTB Tours - daily in 2018!In the outskirts of Vilnius there are six lakes, which you will visit during the tour. Lakes stand out from the others because of their bright green color, which is due to the high content of carbonates in groundwater. During the tour you’ll not only be astonished by these extraordinary natural wonders, but you will also test yourself by driving along winding forest paths.


Yes, sign me up for a MTB tour!

  • MTB tours are organised together with our partner organisation “Velotakas”
 

Mountainbike routes in Vilnius

The hilly terrain and the forests makes moutainbiking in Vilnius popular.

So, here’s a choice of nice routes. Click on the map to see the separate tracks and easily use them with your on GPS device and / or smart phone.

For ideas and remarks please write to   info@velovilnius.lt

bigger map: http://www.gpsies.com/mapFolderOnly.do?id=68864 

And here’s the list of route

Aplink Žaliuosius ežerus

22.07 km | round trip
Total climb 280 metre | Total descent 323 metre

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22.07 km

21.83 km | round trip
Total climb 109 metre | Total descent 196 metre

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21.83 km

Trys kryziai Pavilnis Belmontas MTB

20.22 km | one-way trip
Total climb 318 metre | Total descent 343 metre

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20.22 km

22.39 km | round trip
Total climb 280 metre | Total descent 279 metre

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22.39 km

17.81 km | one-way trip
Total climb 374 metre | Total descent 403 metre

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17.81 km

13.35 km | one-way trip
Total climb 216 metre | Total descent 230 metre

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13.35 km

16.31 km | round trip
Total climb 213 metre | Total descent 214 metre
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16.31 km

18.39 km | round trip
Total climb 239 metre | Total descent 221 metre

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18.39 km

And a high quality Mountainbike for rent you may find at Velo-City Vilnius, Pylimo g. 31 (at the Synagogue)