Carbon Road Weekender (4 Nights)
For our “Carbon Road Weekender” you’ll be based in Los Alcázares, which is a fantastic location as a base for a cycling holiday or training camp. You can enjoy a 4* hotel with cyclist friendly facilities, a wellbeing centre and solarium where you can all unwind after tackling the surrounding areas routes and climbs. Our exclusive offer is valid for travel in February to May and September, October and November, when the weather here is warm and sunny, whilst the rest of Europe is colder, wetter or snow covered. With thousands of kilometres of quiet roads and great routes, cyclists of all levels can have an incredible cycling holiday here in the Murcia, Spain.
NOTE: All prices are based on a minimum of 2 people sharing**
- 4 Nights – 4* Hotel 525 based on twin room
- Bed and Breakfast
- BMC Carbon Road Bike Hire
- 2 x MBH 750ml Drinks Bottles Per Person
- Airport Transfer from Alicante or Murcia International Airports
- GPX Routes
- Emergency Assistance
- Sports Massage (30mins) *
- Sports Nutrition *
- Pedals and helmets for hire*
Arrival with optional ride to Portman and La Union
Arriving at Alicante or Murcia International airport where we will be waiting to take you to your hotel by private transfer.
On your arrival we will begin by setting up your carbon road bike in preparation for the “Carbon Road Weekender”. On completion of the bike setup you have the option to relax and explore your new surrounding on foot or maybe take the opportunity to jump on your bike and head out around the Mar Menor bay. This is a great way to start your carbon road weekender and get acclimatised to the area, check the bike and make any final adjustments.
Cartagena, Alto de el Cedacero and Alto de la Cuesta
Having enjoyed you first evening in Los Alcázares, its time to get those legs spinning to the beautiful port of Cartagena and its roman heritage. From here we take a route used in the Vuelta a España 2018 Day 6 towards Mazarrón known as Alto de El Cedacero.
This route also gives the opportunity to enjoy a local tapas lunch and visit the Torre de Santa Elena in the La Azohia bay. Then its time to continue back to Los Alcázares via another local climb “Alto de la Cuesta” with a summit at 352m
Cresta Del Gallo.
Todays route will take you to the summit of Cresta Del Gallo and provide memorable views across the region of Murcia, with its contrasting terrain and vibrant Spanish culture.
Collado de los Ginovinos & Embalse de la Pedrera
For your final ride will take you from Los Alcázares and head out into the agricultural area through the orange groves to the Collado de los Ginovinos & Embalse de la Pedrera.
Before you head back to the hotel to pack for departure its always great to finish a weekender at a beach bar for a well earned cerveza or two!