The Republic of Korea, is famed for perfectly blending the ancient and modern, seamlessly adopting the new without forgetting ancient ways. Known in Asia as the ‘Land of Morning Calm,’ South Korea's geography, vibrant culture & world class cuisine make it a treat to visit. The world's largest Cycle Lane network The Four Rivers, complete with biking passports makes it Asia’s hot spot for cycling.
April is the ideal time to visit, at the start of Cherry Blossom Season, with perfect temperatures for riding. Our adventure begins on Sunday 9th April 2023, at the Kensington Hotel in Seoul (ICN). Over 15 days and 14 nights our journey travels 400 miles, and climbs around 16,000ft, almost exclusively on the Four Rivers cycle lane network. From skyscrapers, and trendy art districts in the backstreets of Seoul, to quiet countryside villages and Imperial tombs from centuries long dynasties. Our Korean experience ends on the Island of Jeju (CJU) on Sunday 23rd April. The international airport at Jeju offers many international options for return flights.
Biking the length and breadth of the country, on pristine and mostly flat cycle lanes, with our Four Rivers passports filling up with provincial stamps. We delve deeply into the region’s culture to sample traditional countryside life, stay in a sprawling traditional house and soak in mineral rich hot springs, … (Join People Cycling to read more)