Good news for all cycling enthusiasts - Epic Rides is coming to Ilok

If your bike is the bestbolji friend, favorite means of transportation, way of recreation and recharging batteries we have a great suggestion. Save the date 21. May!

Great organized series of cycling events Epic Rides on Saturday he arrives in the bike friendly capital of srijem. The beautiful Ilok is the host of this gathering where more than a hundred pedaling fans are expected. Macadam and forest roads, endless vineyards of Fruška gora, the bank of the Danube - in slang terms - darkness!

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- Picturesque trails without technically demanding parts are an opportunity to discover and get to know the beauties of Ilok and Srijem in a slightly more relaxed cycling edition, but with all the necessary cycling support. Those who want to ride as casually as possible or in a slightly weaker condition can always rent an e-bike from our partner Husqvarna, say from Adria Bike, the organizer of this recreational event that has so far passed the trails of the Samobor Mountains, Gorski Kotar, the island of Krk, Skradin and the Krka National Park.

All participants will receive Gpx file trails, and bike guides are available. During the event on the track there will be vehicle support that will jump in to help at any time if anyone needs it. A feed zone will be organized halfway through the trail. At the start and finish there is a space for socializing and relaxation, and everyone will receive a starter pack that includes a snack meal, drink bottle, number plate, coffee, beer, juice and of course, the inevitable brandy in the spirit of Srijem custom.

- The start and finish are in the old Ilok historical core, starts at 10.30, the total length of the Epic Rides route is about forty miles, but it is not necessary to take everything away. Cyclists themselves choose whether to drive the entire route, and at any time they can disconnect and reconnect. Feed zone on the beautiful country estate and the most famous wine-growing position Principovac from which you can see the view of Ilok. I am extremely glad that we are one of the few selected destinations for this specific cycling story. Apart from being an attractive event, it is even more important that Srijem got a new Epic Rides route that can be taken whenever you want, and it is a great addition to the existing routes., says Ivica Miličević, director of the Tourist Board of the city of Ilok, which is the co-organizer and sponsor of the Ilok Epic Rides.

For this enjoyment of the Srijem idyll on pedals, it is necessary to set aside 190 kuna. The perfect opportunity to discover Ilok from a new perspective, do something good for your health and make new acquaintances. Don't think sign up and travel on a weekend to remember.

- You can discover a large part of Srijem and Slavonia by bike, we have hundreds of kilometers of cycling routes, the southern and northeastern area of ​​Vukovar-Srijem County is connected by the Srijem route which connects to EuroVelo 6, the famous Danube route, the director points out Vukovar-Srijem County Tourist Board, Rujana Busic Srpak.

Cover photo: Vukovar-Srijem County Tourist Board

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