7 Days Road Cycling Tour
DAY 1: You will bepicked up at Malaga between 13:00 and 17:00 hours; a guide will be at the arrivals lobby with a sign. From here you will be transported to our prefered hotel to put bikes together, rest, have dinner, and spend the night – there will be a briefing after dinner. Wake up at 07:00 for breakfast (typical every day) and get ready to be transported to the START of our 1st Ride.
Day 2 - 1st Ride
We start at the Botanical Gardens at Pantano del Agujero, Malaga, and finish in Riofrio at our prefered hotel to dine and spend the night. This is a beautiful ride through typical Sierra country.
Length: 93 km
Ascent: 2472m (26.7 m per km)
Descent: 2058m (22.2 m per km)
Hills: up 47.48%, down 44.95%, flat 7.57%
Day 3 - 2nd Ride
We head to Los Olivos Cycling & Triathlon Training Camp riding through several Andalusian villages. We will stop for lunch in Iznajar with its famous village overlooking a fresh water reservoir.
Length: 95 km
Ascent: 2391m (25.2 m per km)
Descent: 2058m (20.1 m per km)
Hills: up 53.04%, down 40.32%, flat 6.64%
Day 4 - 3rd Ride
Today we will experience the Sierra Sur de Jaen travelling thorugh beautiful mountainous country with a stop to view Sierra Nevada and lake Colomera. We will stop in Montillana for coffee or lunch before returning to Los Olivos Cycling and Triathlon Training Camp.
Length: 121 km
Ascent: 2944m (24.4 m per km)
Descent: 2944m (24.4 m per km)
Hills: up 46.42%, down 47.69%, flat 5.89%
Day 5 - 4th Ride
A loop that will take us through the World Heritage site of Montefrio before going to beautiful Moclin for an optional lunch stop. We then will ride through typical olive country returning to the cortijo.
Length: 87 km
Ascent: 1916m (21.4 m per km)
Descent: 1916m (21.4 m per km)
Hills: up 47%, down 40%, flat 6%
Day 6 - 5th / Final Ride
We ride out thorugh Pilas de Fuente Soto, Algarinejo, Loja, Huerto Tajar and Montefrior before returning to the cortijo. In the evening, we will have a paella party with videos/slides of the tour shown.
Length: 116 km
Ascent: 2375m (20.5 m per km)
Descent: 2375m (20.5 m per km)
Hills: up 45.53%, down 44.21%, flat 10.26%
Day 7 - End of Tour
Breakfast, packing bikes and luggage and transportation to airport.
This Tour has a total distance of 512 km with a total climbing elevation of 12,098 m.
Price per person sharing a hotel room is € 800 inclusive of VAT – booking deposit is € 200. Full payment to be made 10 days before arrival. No refunds upon cancellation after full payment has been made, however, if you are not able to come after having paid in full, don’t worry, your place will be saved for you for one year.
This is a fully supported tour; riders are followed by Tour Staff providing assitance, seasonal fruit and a pwater.
Breakfast and dinner, support data (GPS information) and maps and return transpot to Malaga airport.
Cyclists must have medical and personal accident insurance that includes cover for sports activities – must include road cycling and/or mountain biking, and repatriation to home country.
Recommended gear ratio: compact or semi-compact with 11-28 cassette.
Flights, bike, lunch, personal travel insurance, shoes, helmet, clothing.
There are many good bike shops in the area that can supply spare parts, however, we suggest that you bring with you any spare part you think is special to your bike and that may prove difficult to obtain quickly in any standard bike shop.
See bike rentals under About Us