Israel is the ultimate destination for touring by bike. Thousands of years of religious and cultural history come alive in the country's breathtaking ancient landscapes, just perfect for exploring by mountain bike. Biking has become one of the most popular national sports – and the infrastructure is very good. Israel’s generally warm climate and varied ecological regions make mountain biking a comfortable pastime all year round. For visitors looking to escape cold weather at home, try Israel’s deserts where you can revel in a warm winter oasis.