Womens road cycling

PACKAGE from £745 | MARCH & OCT 2021

HIGHLIGHTS

✓ Exclusive women only cycling week

✓ 7 Nights, half board

✓ Open to all riders

    - cycling groups split on ability

✓ Luxurious stay in boutique country house

✓ Bike hire & set-up available

✓ 6 guided rides

✓ Great food, wine and company! 

Join us in mountainous Valencia for our women only road cycling trip. A full week of riding for all levels in the sun, exploring pretty Spanish rural villages and a trail of castles. We'll challenge ourselves with some climbs to take in fantastic views and indulge in some great local food and wines from the vineyards we'll ride past. 

what to expect

 

We are super excited to offer this women-only cycling holiday in the Mediterranean sun. With fantastic weather, stunning landscapes to explore, hidden villages and historic towns serving up delicious tapas and wine, it’s the ideal location for an amazing road cycling holiday. 

Our fully hosted week is open to all level of cyclists from beginners to experienced cyclists, as the group can be split based on ability and what you're looking to get from the week. Whether you want a full-on week of training rides and long distances, or more relaxed cycling days meandering through villages, both are perfectly possible with the incredible variety of terrain on our doorstep. 
 

We'll see some of the most beautiful destinations and mountains, visit the best cafes and restaurants, and find time to relax and recharge. There's something for everyone on this week.

womens' cycling week

cycling itinerary

 

Group 1 is typically for riders newer to cycling and looking to improve skills and fitness. This group will cover a shorter distance of approximately 50 km per day at 15-20 kmph.

Group 2 is for more experienced cyclists looking to improve fitness. This group will cover a longer distance of 75-100 km per day at ~20–25 kmph.


Day 01   Arrival day

              Our team will meet you at the airport and drive you to Finca Casa Sanz. 

              In the afternoon we’ll get you set up on your bike whilst getting to know each other over coffee and cake.                  Group 1 & 2: Fontanars, 30 km, 300m

              In the evening we’ll have a group meal at one of our favorite fantastic local restaurants.

Day 02  Wine Country

              We climb the stunning Port del Moro from Fontanars to nearly 1000m before a fantastic descent towards                    Beneixama and onwards toward Villena with its spectacular Castle sitting atop of the town.

              Group 1: Port del Moro, 50 km 

              Group 2: Port del Moro, Port Biar, 90 km

              Drinks and traditional Paella evening 

Day 03  Serra Mariola

              We make our way into the heart of the Serra Mariola National Park, onto Alcoy city of Bridges, and return                    passing ancient Agres where we make a stop at the Convent sitting high above the town.

              Group 1: Serra Mariola, Agres, 50 km

              Group 2: Serra Mariola, Alcoy, Font Roja, Agres, 93 km 

              In the evening we’ll have a group meal at one of our favorite fantastic local restaurants.

Day 04  Rest Day

              Optional relaxing/sports massage               

              Group lunch at Scents restaurant in Ontinyent

              Optional visit to the historic and beautiful village of Bocairent

              Drinks and tapas at Finca Casa Sanz

Day 05  Avalon

Day 06  Mogente

Day 07  Xativa

Evening of wine tasting and dinner at restaurant 

Day 08 depart

 

      

The itinerary is indicative of the planned week, it may be adapted according to your arrival and departure flights, local conditions, and to the level of the group - enabling riders to get the best out of their week.​

​what's included

  • 7 nights accommodation at Finca Casa Sanz

  • Half board 

    • Continental breakfast with cooked options available 

    • 5 x freshly prepared post-ride meals

  • Scheduled airport transfers to and from Alicante airport 

  • 6 days fully guided and supported

  • Emergency support vehicle

  • Mechanical assistance

  • Secure bike storage

  • Comprehensive route guides

  • GPX route map files

  • Welcome reception

  • Daily room servicing

  • 1 kit wash

  • Tea and coffee are available at all times

  • Soft drinks, wine and beer available at all times

  • Fruit bowl

  • Restaurant bookings for evening meals & return transfers

  • WiFi

  • Swimming pool & pool towels (seasonal)

​price 

  • Shared twin roomwith shared bathroom - £745

  • Shared ensuite twin room* - £795

  • Private twin room with shared bathroom - £845​​

* we'll match you with another member of the group

We can also provide bike hire for the week at £125.

group bookings

Groups of 6 or more riders can opt to make a tour private and choose their own dates.

dates

07 - 14 March 2021

03 - 10 October 2021

on demand for groups

Escapar Ltd

71-75 Shelton Street

London  WC2H 9JQ, UK.

Registered Company Number 11363400

Escapar s.c.
Av Daniel Gil 23, 255
Ontinyent 46870
Valencia