Murcia Bike Hire are offering cycling clubs and groups the opportunity to take advantage of our 1 in 8 offer on our “Cycling Holiday Packages” (For every 8 cyclists, 1 goes absolutely FREE).
You can enjoy a 3/4*hotel with cyclist friendly facilities, where you can all unwind after a long day in the saddle. Our exclusive offer is valid for travel in January to April & September to December 2021 when the weather here is warm and sunny, whilst the rest of Europe is cold. With thousands of kilometres of quiet roads and great routes, cyclists of all levels can have an incredible cycling holiday here in Murcia, Spain.
Riding one of our Cervélo or Focus carbon road bike equipped with Shimano Ultegra your group can experience famous climbs such as the Collado Bermejo in the Sierra Espuña which has featured in Vuelta de Murcia and UCI Vuelta a España.
Your accommodation will be a fabulous 3/4* hotel on bed and breakfast basis, where you can relax and enjoy the facilities and surrounding area when not out on the bike. Our chosen hotels are cyclists friendly to ensure your trip is hassle free and runs smoothly.
You will be picked up by private transfer from Alicante or Murcia airport at the start of your trip and taken to your hotel in the Mar Menor area. On return the private transfer will be provided ensuring you arrive on time at the airport to check in for your return flight.
Prior to arrival we will send GPX routes to your group leader for easy download to your GPS device. (Garmin, Wahoo, etc.)
We will also provide briefing sheets for each day detailing named locations, distance, elevations, advice on point of interest and the best cafe stops. This will help you to enjoy your cycling holiday.
All our holidays include a Focus Izalco Race 9.8 Ultegra bike, with upgrades available for our Cervélo S and R Series Disc Ultegra bikes for an additional cost.
*In addition to the above we will provide recommendations for your evening meals and offer to make restaurant reservations to avoid disappointment.
All our bikes are in great condition so you should not have any problems during your holiday. In the unlikely event you have a mechanical issue we are happy to provide roadside assistance. You will be given an emergency service number for a representative to come out and replace or repair your bike (not including basic maintenance such as slipped chain or puncture). Details of this service are outlined in our booking terms and conditions.
The Murcia area is an undiscovered gem for cyclists of all abilities. With the leisurely flats around the Mar Menor lagoon, to the climbs along the Mediterranean coast such as Portman & La Union or La Cuesta, Mazarron. We have routes that will take you to places like Cresta del Gallo, El Garruchal, Cabeza de la Plata and Torremendo . The coastal routes from Cabo de Palos, La Manga, Portman, through Cartagena to Mazarrón. Finally a must for all climbers, and the jewel in the crown that is the Vuelta de España tour proven terrain of the Sierra Espuña. This climb will take you on 21km of tarmac with 1450m Collado Bermejo climb taking you through the national park from Totana to Alhama de Murcia.
The Region definitely has routes available for all cycling abilities and enjoyment. What’s more, the weather boasts 320 days of sunshine per year, with fantastic all year round temperatures. The roads are quiet and in very good condition, but best of all the drivers are courteous and friendly towards cyclists!