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Warm, experienced and professional mountain bike service

The owner, Aleš, is a keen mountainbiker - loving the sport, the outdoors and his home region. And... read more

Reviewed July 19, 2019
Not just any bike hire company

After a long and frustrating experience hiring mountain bikes that had been poorly maintained and... read more

Reviewed September 7, 2018
Ipswich, Australia
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Outdoor Mania is a trade for renting and repairing sports equipment. Our aim is to raise the level of quality and services for all outdoor sports lovers. We dedicate special attention to the fans of mountain biking, groups on family vacation, as...more
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Buzet 52420, Croatia
+385 97 777 0502
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Reviewed July 19, 2019

The owner, Aleš, is a keen mountainbiker - loving the sport, the outdoors and his home region. And it shows through every step of the experience he provides. This "outdoor maniac" is able to physically and mentally adapt his approach and made me feel I...More

Date of experience: June 2019
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Reviewed September 7, 2018 via mobile

After a long and frustrating experience hiring mountain bikes that had been poorly maintained and given little local knowledge and no bike repair equipment, my wife and l felt very disappointed with our first couple of Parenzana /Istria bike riding days. At the end of...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed May 28, 2018

I spend a fantastic and diversified week with friends near Buzet in a beautiful house with pool and bedrooms with own bathroom each. Some of us came to Istria with the aim to exercise for the upcoming triathlon season, others rather focused on having some...More

Date of experience: April 2018
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Reviewed July 19, 2017 via mobile

With service like this you will see Istra in a way that can only be done with a bicycle. The owner Aleš, he is a great guy and will help you with whatever problem you stumble on the road. High recommendation.

Date of experience: July 2017
1  Thank maatRe
Reviewed July 18, 2017

Went for a "half day" guided trip with Aleš together with my 20-year old son. Aleš is a really great guide, very good at finding the right kind of trip for the group, knows all the roads and paths in the area, excellent at MTB...More

Date of experience: June 2017
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Reviewed July 2, 2017

Aleš is a great guide that will make your bike adventure in Istria even better. He showed us such nice bike roads in the nature where we could experience how in Istria is not all about the coast. The interior part of the region is...More

Date of experience: June 2017
1  Thank Jasmina-1989
Reviewed September 14, 2016

We had a perfect trip, going from Livade to Rijeka with bikers from 20 to 60 years and it was fun for every single person. Aleš really knows how to choose roads and paths and you can always discuss with him about further plans. If...More

Date of experience: September 2016
1  Thank alenrauh
Reviewed September 6, 2016

Brilliant day of cycling from one hill top village to another with expert guidance from Ales. Saw some beautiful places and wonderful scenery. E-bikes were great fun and enabled us to go much further than we would have been able to on ordinary bikes. 65km...More

Date of experience: August 2016
1  Thank violajessc
Reviewed August 31, 2016 via mobile

Ales was a spectacular guide for my husband and I, providing exactly the experience we were looking for in our visit to Istria. Ales communicated thoroughly prior to our arrival to ensure he had a plan for all of our requests, met us at a...More

Date of experience: August 2016
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Aleš H, Owner at Outdoor Mania, responded to this reviewResponded September 2, 2016

When you connect nice wheather, good mountainbikers, big wish to explore with good wine it cannot be bad :) Thanks for your visit, you are always welcome :)

Reviewed August 21, 2015 via mobile

We did a mountain biking tour from Buzez to Roč and Hum and back. The weather was rainy and cloudy but Aleš (the owner) was super nice and helpful. He delivered our bikes and equipment in no time along with maps and useful tipps. He...More

Date of experience: August 2015
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Aleš H, Owner at Outdoor Mania, responded to this reviewResponded November 15, 2015

We're glad you liked it :) I apologize again for technical mistakes and late response. Cheers :)

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