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JoyRide.bike provides Mountain biking and Road cycling services in Crete. Mountain Biking tours, Bicycle rentals, Adventure Cycling holidays and Training Ride Camps. With vast local knowledge of trails and 20+ years of experience we deliver...more
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| In The Royal Blue Resort, Panormos, Crete 74057, Greece
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Reviewed November 6, 2018

Manos was very responsive and worked great with us to get us our bikes when we needed them and provided everything we needed. We used the BH Gravel bikes and they performed perfectly on the roads of Crete. We rode 455 miles and climbed 39K...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Ken R
Reviewed October 26, 2018

Manos is experienced rider and guide who runs a very well organized and well maintained operation. I'm a city rider, and this was my first time mountain biking. Manos taught me basic techniques before entering the gorge. He was super focused, and kept me focused...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank SiamesePaws
Reviewed October 24, 2018

The BH Mountain bike supplied performed very well on the rough terrain and was well maintained. I am quite new to Mountain Bike riding but was given excellent support and encouragement from the leader Manus and the group of more experienced riders. It was a...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank David B
Reviewed September 10, 2018

Manos and Matt were brilliant Did an intermediate ride. Was just amazing. After a few tips from Manos I realised what the bike could do ! Saw some superb parts of Crete I wouldn’t have seen Got some superb snacks from a local taverna too...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed September 6, 2018

Booked a 30 km tour with Manos and rode on Monday 3rd September, started out just before 10am from The Royal Blue Hotel. Only myself on ride, started out at a steady pace in the warm sun, Manos is a very informative guide. Hade a...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed August 30, 2018 via mobile

Manos provided me with a perfectly tuned BH Lynx Fully 29. The RockShox front and rear suspension were plush and well maintained. The geometry was modern. while not as slack as my Evil Calling, the steeper head and seat angle were welcomed on the climbs....More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Manokaiser, Manager at JoyRide.Bike, responded to this reviewResponded August 31, 2018

Thank you so much for your kind words. It's a great pleasure to know you enjoyed riding Crete and left with best of impressions and experiences. Looking forward to see you again and ride along. Happy trails!

Reviewed August 20, 2018 via mobile

We rented 2 gravel bikes from Nanos at JoyRide. Bikes were brand new, at perfect condition, and we got all the needed accessories such as bottles, repair kit and helmts with gloves. Nanos delivered the bikes to our hotel and sent us an execellent route....More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Amitshofar
Reviewed August 12, 2018

I love mountain biking in the UK and had to experience this in Crete. I booked a tour with Manos. What an excellent bike ride. There was only Manos and myself and he was a fantastic guide. Rode through gouges, olive groves and some amazing...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Gilly2202
Reviewed August 2, 2018 via mobile

Great service, used both mountain bikes and gravel bikes throughout our stay. Didn't take a guided tour but Manos was more than happy to offer route maps and share his local knowledge. All bikes were high spec for rental kit and very well maintained. Option...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Steve A
Reviewed July 30, 2018 via mobile

I booked with Manos online and made payment through Paypal for 6 days bike hire including 3 guided rides. Manos, the owner allowed me to have use on my 1st outing of a gravel bike and provided me with a map and route to follow....More

Date of experience: July 2018
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