Gran Canaria is an excellent place for road cycling. Just a few miles from the famous tourist traps, you will find beautiful nature and local villages. There are three places to rent road racing bikes in Playa del Ingles Free Motion www.free-motion.net and Happy Biking and Mota and Bike rent www.motoandbike.com. All offer guided tours for cyclers of many levels. The terrain is quite hilly, some roads are narrow, but people driving cars usually are nice to bikers.