World Wide Cycling
Last year's program:
Oktober 30: Departing at 14:25 hour from Schiphol Airport (Amsterdam) you will fly with China Airlines to Taipeh (Taiwan) from where you will fly to Okinawa.
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Oktober 31: Arriving at 19:05 hour on Naha Airport (Okinawa). Driving to Nago and checking in, in the hotel.
The next days you will adjust to the time difference and the sub-tropical weather. You can do that by training yourself or join the group on training rides and train with the professionals. We will visit some beautiful beaches to relax in the sun or swim in the Pacific Ocean. To test your legs we will organize a Mountain time trial on Wednesday.
You will have the chance to visit Nakijin Castle Ruins, the Ocean Expo Park, with entrance of a museum and the aquarium. For people that are interested we will go snorkelling at one of the many popular diving spots on Okinawa.
November 8 : For the ones that choose to do the two day touring event, start of the Tour around Okinawa.
November 9 : Second day of the Tour around Okinawa. Or the citizenís race of your choice; 50, 80, 120 or 200 km.
Closing ceremony of the Tour de Okinawa.
November 10 : Visit the underground headquarters of the Japanese army during the second world war.
Departing at 19:55 hour from Naha Airport you will fly with China Airlines to Taipeh (Taiwan) from where you will fly back to Amsterdam.
November 11 : Arriving at 9:40 hour on Schiphol Airport (Amsterdam).
This travel includes:
- the return-flight from Amsterdam
- 11 nights in a decent hotel (two-person bedroom) in Nago,
- breakfast and dinners during your stay on the Island,
- participation in the event,
- visits to the tourist sights,