Photo tour: Beautiful bike rides

Sometimes, you just have to get outside the cars, planes and tour buses to truly experience nature’s beauty. And what better way is there to wander through some of the world’s most tranquil settings than from behind a pair of handlebars? From oceanside rides to meandering hillside trails, these beautiful bike rides are worth pedaling for.

Lake Tahoe, California (Image: jcookfisher)

Lake Tahoe, California (Image: jcookfisher)

Great Ocean Road, Victoria, Australia (Image: crizzirc)

Great Ocean Road, Victoria, Australia (Image: crizzirc)

Beara Peninsula, Ireland (Image: Frenkieb)

Beara Peninsula, Ireland (Image: Frenkieb)

17-Mile Drive, California (Image: Eric C Bryan used under a Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike license)

17-Mile Drive, California (Image: Eric C Bryan used under a Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike license)

Eklutna Lake, Alaska (Image: Alaskan Dude)

Eklutna Lake, Alaska (Image: Alaskan Dude)

Diamond Lake Trail, New Zealand (Image: Madeleine_H)

Diamond Lake Trail, New Zealand (Image: Madeleine_H)

Ellis Peak Trail, California (Image: grant_loy)

Ellis Peak Trail, California (Image: grant_loy)

Mt. Cook National Park, New Zealand (Image: Madeleine_H)

Mt. Cook National Park, New Zealand (Image: Madeleine_H)

Tierra del Fuego National Park, Argentina (Image: rickh710)

Tierra del Fuego National Park, Argentina (Image: rickh710)

River Trail, South Island, New Zealand (Image: Madeleine_H)

River Trail, South Island, New Zealand (Image: Madeleine_H)

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