Have you ever done a bike tour where you rode amazing trails and explored charming European capital at once? No? Read on…
You probably already know, that Slovenia's diverse terrain offers endless possibilities for mountain biking, whether you are an experienced rider searching for challenging trails or an easy-going cyclist, enjoying the scenery. Slovenia has developed a reputation as one of Europe's top destinations for mountain biking.
But did you know that Slovenia is also a country with an only European capital where you can find one of the best MTB trails in the proximity of the city center? The vast forests which extend right from the center of our capital city Ljubljana hide numerous great mountain bike trails which are most popular among local mountain bikers. So why not visit them with locals who built them?
We are the first to offer you a unique mountain bike tour starting from center of Ljubljana to the handmade Golovec trails park, where you can choose the route depending on your riding style and experience. There are numerous trails in various difficulties for you to enjoy. Optional we can stop at some interesting sights, local asphalt pumptrack (largest in Slovenia) and some time for refreshment during the tour. After the tour we ride through the old town, where we see most of the main sights of Ljubljana.
If you are a mountain biker, you have to try this! You will see that Ljubljana is a true mountain bike paradise.
10:00 – 14:00 (approx. 3-4 hours)
Park Tabor (Tabor 14, 1000 Ljubljana)
Licensed MTB guide
Organized MTB tour
Sightseeing ride through Ljubljana’s old town
Not included in the price:
Bike and helmet rental (+10 EUR)
Transportation to the meeting point
Food and drinks
Travel and activity insurance
Any other items not mentioned as included
We offer you unforgettable organized mountain bike tour starting from center of Ljubljana to the handmade Golovec trails park, where you can choose the path depending on your riding style and experience. In addition, we have a possibility of bike and gear rental.
Usual all mountain tour takes us about 3h and consists of riding gravel roads, single tracks and urban bike paths.
Easy to moderate, depending of the wishes
20 – 30 km
ca. 500 -800 m
Type of trail:
gravel roads, singletracks, asphalt roads
Please note that mountain biking is an outdoor activity affected by many factors. We do our best to stick to set itinerary, but the exact routes and itinerary are subject to change due to weather conditions, various group riding abilities and unexpected trail changes. Our guides are qualified to make changes in the itinerary to ensure the best and safest experience for you.
EXTRA: If you would like specialized mountain bike tour in Ljubljana or surroundings for different types of riding (enduro, XC, downhill – shuttle available), send us a message and we will arrange the best experience for you. All our mountain bike tours are custom made and will be adapted to perfectly suit your needs!
Slovenia is a paradise for outdoor activities and city exploring. So why wouldn’t you join this in one tour. We offer unique adventure, where you get to enjoy fresh air and beautiful singletracks with just the right dose of adrenaline. To make your day even better, you can see the main sights of the city on a mountain bike. We guarantee you a professional local mountain bike guide, who will show you our hidden spots, riding techniques and explain you everything about the area from a local perspective. We would like you to feel like friend, not tourist. We offer our activities in small groups (up to 8) which is just right group size for a relaxed mountain bike trip where everything is flexible and safe.
Why choose MTB capital?
Biking with experienced local tour guide
Popular Golovec trails
Possibility of after ride drink in the city center
No hidden fees
Got a question?
Don’t be shy and GET IN TOUCH with us. If you have any special inquiry simply call or write to us and we will be happy to help.
While the route can easily be adapted to a variety of fitness levels and mountain bike handling experience, certain degree of mountain biking skill and endurance is desired for you to be able to enjoy the tour at it's best.
- Not recommended for travelers with back problems
- No heart problems or other serious medical conditions
- Not wheelchair accessible (for now)
- Tour may operate in all weather conditions, please dress appropriately
- Children under 16 must be accompanied by an adult
The activity will not be cancelled due to weather conditions, but we will try our best to make a great tour even if the weather won't be the best – in this case we reserve the right to change the itinerary if we believe that some places/services cannot be seen/used during bad weather.
We will meet in Park Tabor in front of the B&B Hotel Ljubljana Park. This applies for the end of the tour as well. Once the booking is complete, we will send all needed information about the activity.
Note: If you are booking within 24 hours of the tour/activity departure time, we cannot guarantee bike and equipment rental.
Fill the enquiry form that you can find at every trip on our website
You can pay in advance through PayPal link that we send you or with a cash or card at the start of the trip (we accept variety of cards)
We send you confirmation of booking and all the important information regarding your trip or activity
Enjoy the day
If you need to cancel or reschedule your trip for any reason, simply call or send us an email. Every cancellation of day trips/activity made up to 24 hours before departure is free of charge. But if you cancel the day trip less than 24 hours before departure none of the payment will be refunded.
In case of refund, you will be refunded via PayPal within 48 hours after your cancellation.
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