Siempre Ciclismo Costa Blanca Autumn Cycling Week
7 nights 13th-20th October 2019
€979 pp (twin) €1,299 (single)
4 nights 13th-17th October 2019 (other arrival and departure dates possible)
€639 pp (twin) €815 (single)
We are delighted to announce our autumn cycling week which will be based at the newly refurbished 5 star Dénia Marriott La Sella Golf & Spa.
The package includes the following:
Half board accommodation
Daily led rides with high ride leader/guest ratio
Support car for groups of 6 or more
Support nutrition including gels, bars etc
Transfers to/from Alicante airport
Welcome pack and rider manual
Use of 24hr gym
Storage, cleaning and maintenance space for bikes
With temperature highs of 25 degrees and average daily sunshine of 7 hours, October is the perfect time of year to enjoy a cycling holiday in the Costa Blanca.
The format of the week would be as follows, however subject to change depending on weather and the group. Longer and shorter distances will be available:
Day 1 - After arriving, bike set up and rider briefing, a 63km (600m) loop into the Jalón and Orba valleys and down to the coast.
Day 2 - A 102km (2,000m) ride into the Jalón valley up the famous Coll de Rates and over the Puerto de Sa Creuta, followed by the newly resurfaced climb of Pla de Petracos and the 8km descent of Vall de Ebo.
Day 3 - An 83km ride including the 11km 1st category climb of Vall de Laguar and over the top into the Jalón Valley (only recently possible due to a newly paved road). There is the option of a 40km extension including the 11km climb of Puerto de Bernia.
Day 4 - Rest day or optional morning recovery spin.
Day 5 - The epic. A 145km (3,000m) variation of our El Segundo Dia route, based on stage 2 of the 2019 Vuelta España. Taking in the Guadalest valley. The Cumbre del Sol (Vuelta stage finish 2015 & 2017 and due to be used in 2019) can be included at the end resulting in a 180km (3,600m) route.
Day 6 - A 75km (800m) route along the coast and to the remote mountain village or Forna.
Day 7 - A 106km (1,500m) route including the 22km climb of Vall de Gallinera followed by Vall de Ebo.
We can also provide bike hire from our fleet of Ridley Fenix SL carbon bikes from €20 per day (from €30 per day for DI2)
"5 Stars - It exceeded our expectations. The levels of service, equipment, knowledge, experience and help is exceptional. Gavin, Kathryn and team are excellent and make it a very enjoyable experience." Kristina and Allen, London
"Third visit in 12 months - this says it all! Gavin and Kathryn provide an excellent service and the roads are superb - thanks once again!"