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Special road bike renal offer for Gran Fondo Arava cyclists

Reserve your bike today and join hundreds of cyclists from around the world on a special cycling adventure in the Arava desert

On March 2, 2019, hundreds of cyclists will gather at the start point to begin one of the most exciting Gran Fondo events in the world. The 161 km (2050m ascent) route takes you along roads with spectacular scenery of the desert, spotted with some of Israel's most challenging climbs, such as the notorious Ma'ale Akrabim. 

How to Reserve Your Bike

Step 1:

We need the following info:

  • Your height

  • Info of the bike you usually ride - the make, model and size

  • The height of the seat from the center of bottom bracket (see photo)

  • The distance from tip of saddle to mid handle bar (see photo)

  • How many days you wish to rent the bike for

  • What type of bike you wish to rent (top carbon model, quality carbon or quality aluminum)


Step 2:

Click here to contact us and send us all the information 

Step 3:

We will contact you and offer you the bike models best suited for your needs, as well as an exact price proposal with all the terms and conditions.

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Bike Prices

Top carbon bike modals - see selection here

​800 ILS / $233 for 2 days, including delivery (delivery on the Feb 28th afternoon/evening and pickup after event)


Quality carbon bikes - see selection here

600 ILS / $175 for 2 days, including delivery (delivery on the Feb 28th afternoon/evening and pickup after event)

Quality aluminum bikes - see selection here

​400 ILS / $116 for 2 days, including delivery (delivery on the Feb 28th, afternoon/evening and pickup after event)


All bikes DON'T come with:

  • Pedals - due to the limited number of pedals in stock and the many rentals for the event, we require each person to bring their own pedals with them


Accessories for free: 

  • Saddle - basic saddle but we recommend you bring your own saddle for best comfort. If you want us to supply saddle, send a photo of your saddle so we can try and find a matching one in our stock

  • 2 water bottle holders 

  • Alloy wheels

  • Garmin mount (need to be requested in advance and depending on availability)

Accessories for rent:

  • Bike rack for the car -  150 ILS / $45 / 37 Eur for duration of rental

  • Helmet - 100 ILS / $30 / 25 Eur for duration of rental. Please specify your size (S, M, L) if relevant. 

  • Tool kit (including a small hand pump, 2 levers and Allen keys)- 50 ILS / $15 / 12 Eur for duration of rental

  • Co2 pump - rental for 50 ILS / $15 / 12 Eur

  • Power watts crank or set of wheels 400 ILS /  $115 / 99 Eur for rental duration

  • Speedometer (Garmin) - 200 ILS / $60 / 50 Eur for rental duration 

  • Shoes - 100 ILS / $30 / 25 Eur for rental duration

Accessories for purchase:

  • Inner tube-  60 ILS / $17 / 15 Eur per tube

  • Co2 cartridges - purchase from us for 30 ILS / $9 / 7 Eur per tube

  • Water bottles (new for purchase) - 70 ILS / $20 / $17 per bottle  

Bike Delivery and Return

  • Location and exact time of delivery and pickup will be determined at a later time

Payment Terms and Conditions

  • Payment is in full in advance via PayPal (5% commission on PayPal transfer will be included in the final price). If you do not have PayPal, we can issue you a payment request so you can pay without having a PayPal account.

  • Cancellation up until 48 hours before event (until March 28th, 5:59 AM Israel time)  - receive 70% refund

  • Cancellation within 48 hours before event (from March 28th, 6 AM Israel time)- no refund 

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  1. Bikes availably is while stock lasts

  2. We highly recommend taking the bike for 2 days to get used to it and make sure it is comfortable and there are no problems

  3. It is important for you to check with your hotel that you can store the bike in the room or in a secure locked place 

Register HERE to the Arava Gran Fondo, a once in a liftime ride in the lowest place on Eart! 

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