LUXURY CYCLING VACATION
Make your plans to join us in the spring of 2020 on a luxury getaway to the “Cycling Island” of Mallorca! This colorful cycling destination has some of the most scenic roads in the world that meander through stunning gorges and “cols” of the Tramuntana Mountains that feature quaint seaside villages, vineyards, olive groves, and turquoise bays where the water is crystal clear. In addition, you can look forward to riding some of Mallorca’s most famous twisty-turny roads such as the Orient Bunyola, Cap de Formentor, and the Sa Calobra, the island’s most photographed climb that includes over 50 turns!
Following your daily adventures on the bike, you can look forward to relaxing each evening in luxury style, including stays at La Residencia and the Hotel Castell Son Claret, where you will be able to refuel over local seafood and organic Spanish dishes that are accompanied with bottles of local wines such as callet, manto negro, and the white wine, prensal. Make your plans today to experience the very best of Mallorca and discover one of the world’s most amazing cycling destinations!
Dates: March 19 - 24, 2020 (Note: If these dates don’t work out, please contact us as we can set up other dates for you and your group)
Length: 6 days / 5 nights
Price: $5,399.00 pp in double occupancy
Single Supplement: $999.00
Meeting Point: Palma, Mallorca
Drop-Off Point: Palma, Mallorca
Day One - Welcome to Mallorca!
Following a 10:00 am morning meeting at our recommended pre- tour hotel in Palma, we will depart for the northern coast where we will ride through Mallorca’s wine country with its charming villages and rolling hills. Following lunch in Pollenca, we will continue cycling to our four-star boutique hotel on the northeast coast where we’ll check-in for the next two nights. Relax poolside with a glass of local wine and tapas before our “Welcome Dinner” this evening.
Day Two - The Bay of Formentor.
Enjoy breakfast and a cappuccino overlooking the Mediterranean and the nearby mountains before setting off on one of Mallorca’s most iconic rides to the Bay of Formentor. Our ride will begin with an easy warm-up along the coast before climbing up the Colomer Mirador with it’s never-ending views over the sea! This afternoon, we’ll enjoy lunch in Port de Pollenca before returning to our hotel to relax on the nearby beaches or at the spa. This evening, explore the nearby restaurants in town for dinner on your own.
Day Three - Port de Pollenca to Deia / Sa Calobra Ride.
Today’s route is one of the most beautiful of the entire week as we cycle the coastal Tramuntana Mountains, including the ascent of Mallorca’s most famous serpentine road, the Sa Calobra! You’ll be amazed throughout the day at the abundant variety of scenery that includes ancient forests, seaside cliffs that plunge into the sea, rocky gorges, quaint beach-side villages, and much more. Following our arrival into the village of Soller, we’ll relax with lunch before continuing on to the village of Deia and the stunning La Residencia Hotel! Following check-in for the next two nights, soak up the poolside views before our group dinner this evening at it’s famed restaurant, Le Olivito!
Day Four - Mallorca Coastal Ride.
Savor breakfast and coffee overlooking the village of Deia before choosing an easy coastal ride through the fruit orchards near the Mallorca coast or challenge yourself on the switchbacks of the Col de Soller. This afternoon, we’ll enjoy lunch overlooking the marina in the Port de Soller with it’s gorgeous bay before cycling back to the hotel or choose to ride in the sag van. Afterwards, enjoy all of the amenities at La Residencia before exploring the local restaurants in Deia for dinner on your own.
Day Five - Deia to Es Capdella / Farewell Dinner.
We’ve saved the best for last! Our route for today will go from Deia to Es Capdella via the most scenic ride in Mallorca as we discover the Southern Tramuntana route with it’s jaw-dropping views of the Mediterranean coastline with the Galatzo Peak and picturesque villages like Valledemossa, Banyalbufar, Estellencs and Andratx. Our final destination for the day is the five-star Hotel Castell Son Claret! Following check-in for one night, put your feet up and enjoy a glass of wine before our “Farewell Dinner” this evening at the Olivera Restaurant!
Day Six - Es Capdella to Palma.
Choose a leisurely morning amidst the environs of the castle or go for a short spin to Port d’Andratx on the coast. Following check-out, we’ll transfer you to nearby Palma and our pre-tour hotel with memories of having experienced the best of Mallorca!
Five nights of luxury accommodations in Velo Echappe’ selected properties.
Three group dinners.
All transfers during the course of the trip for you, your bike and luggage.
Daily cycling routes with options, guides, and van support.
Professional mechanical assistance.
Pre-Tour Info Packet to assist with your trip preparations.
WHAT’S NOT INCLUDED:
Transportation to our pre-Tour hotel in Palma. We will provide you with all of the details of how to arrive there following your arrival into Mallorca.
Lodging before or after the trip.
Alcohol. There are some meals where alcohol is included. For all other instances, you are responsible for your alcohol.
Personal souvenirs and incidentals.
Optional activities not covered in the original trip schedule that you wish to do on your own.
Gratuities for Velo Echappe’ Staff.
Please contact us with any questions you may have regarding this trip via the form below. If you would like to reserve space, then please go to our Reservation Page. Thanks!