Bryce and Zion National Parks
Zion offers dramatic cliffs formed of sandstone and painted in brilliant streaks of crimson, with waterfalls crashing into emerald pools. Combine that experience with Bryce’s shocking expanse of otherworldly stone spires during Trek Travel’s six-day tour of southwest Utah. Beginning with the breathtaking formations of the Grand Staircase-Escalante and continuing through the ochre-hued plateaus, hoodoos, and gracefully curving archways of some of America’s most strikingly beautiful desert terrain, this tour is any cyclist’s dream. Don’t miss these stunning hiking trails while you’re at it.
Hawaii, Big Island
Each of the Hawaiian islands has its own unique form of captivation, but the Big Island is tailor-made for exploration by bike. On a 12-day journey with Adventure Cycling, you’ll traverse black sand beaches that set off the blazing azure of sea and sky, volcanoes, lava tubes, and coastlines backed by plumeria and papayas. Check out the 11 things you should know before booking a Hawaii vacation.