Self-Guided Granada Cycling Camp

5 Days

Join our Self-Guided Cycling Camp based on the beautiful Costa Tropical. Challenging rides, breathtaking scenery and delicious food await!

Welcome to the Costa Tropical of Granada

Discover your next cycling haven and elevate your performance with our elite cycling camp in the Costa Tropical of Granada. This slender stretch of Andalusian coastline along the Mediterranean is Europe’s best-kept secret, boasting a unique sub-tropical microclimate. Mild winter temperatures and close proximity to the iconic Sierra Nevada mountains make this region an emerging hub for cyclists looking to push their limits.

Enjoy the same luxury accommodations favored by professional cycling teams as you prepare to tackle Granada and Sierra Nevada’s most coveted climbs.

Don’t miss the chance to ride in this stunning Spanish region, blessed with over 320 days of sunshine per year and optimal winter cycling conditions. Elevate your cycling prowess and bask in the unparalleled beauty of the Costa Tropical!

MAIN CLIMBS

  • Puerto de la Gorgoracha (3,7k – 4,4% – Cat3)
  • Puerto de Itrabo (11,3k – 4,1% – Cat2)
  • Puerto de Los Guájares (14,2k – 5% – Cat1)
  • Puerto de Coscoja (11,4k – 3,9% - Cat2)
  • Puerto de Lanjarón (4,8k – 2,5% – Cat4)
  • Puerto de la Cabra Montés (17k – 5,5% – HC)
  • Puerto de los Guájares (12,5k - 2,5% - Cat2)

Day to day

Begin your cycling camp with a ride to the striking Cañón de los Vados in Vélez de Benaudalla. Conquer the challenging Puerto de la Gorgoracha climb before descending back to Almuñécar along the scenic coastline. Cap the day with a refreshing dip in the sea before the welcome briefing on the days ahead.

Distance: 73 km / 45 miles – Elevation: 1.092 m / 3.583 ft

Your Hotel: Hotel Helios Costa Tropical

Dinner

Day two takes you along the famed Ruta del Vino as you make your way towards the Costa del Sol. The route features some tough climbs that will challenge even the most seasoned cyclists, making the day’s ride a true test of your mettle. Upon conquering the ascents, return to Almuñécar via the breathtaking coastal road. The evening offers a chance to unwind, relish local gastronomy, and perhaps share tales of the day’s toughest climbs.

Distance: 81 km / 50 miles – Elevation: 1.856 m / 6.089 ft

Your Hotel: Hotel Helios Costa Tropical

 

Breakfast, Dinner

Head inland towards the captivating region of La Alpujarreña. Test your legs with the ascent to the popular Puerto de Cañar (little Alpe d’Huez we call!) , offering panoramic views of the valley below. Descend through the lush Lecrín Valley, making your way back to the comforts of your beachside haven in Almuñécar.

Distance: 130 km /81 miles – Elevation: 2.899 m / 9.511 ft

Your Hotel: Hotel Helios Costa Tropical

Breakfast, Dinner

This day is all about conquering the popular Puerto de la Cabra Montes, a climb that will challenge your legs. This loop takes you towards the outskirts of Granada while filling your eyes with magnificent views of the Sierra Nevada mountains. On your descent, you’ll pass through the verdant Lecrín Valley and tackle another challenging but rewarding ascent: Puerto de los Guájares. Make your way back to Almuñécar for some well-deserved relaxation at the beach or hotel spa. This day is a true highlight, offering an intense climb paired with unparalleled scenic beauty.

Distance: 136 km / 85 miles – Elevation: 2.711 m / 8.894 ft

Your Hotel: Hotel Helios Costa Tropical

 

Breakfast, Dinner

After these amazing days full of exciting moments, big conquests and great memories, unfortunately the last day has arrived and it is time to say see you soon!

Breakfast

What's Included

  • Training plan to reach an optimal shape for the camp
  • Welcome to the Training Camp and Technical Briefing
  • Emergency daily route support
  • Bike Rental
  • Route Guide
  • GPX files for GPS device use
  • Self Guide App to install in your phone
  • Accommodation in a carefully chosen hotel
  • Daily breakfast and dinner
  • Cycling Mountains Exclusive Bike Tours Cycling Jersey

What's Not Included

  • Airfare and transportation to and from the start-finish locations
  • Additional hotel expenses
  • Dinners or lunches not included by Cycling Mountains Exclusive Bike Tours
  • Optional activities not scheduled by Cycling Mountains Exclusive Bike Tours
  • Guides Gratuities

Customize your Cycling Camp

Can’t find the date you’re looking for? Simply share your preferred dates with us, and we’ll ensure a seamless and customized biking experience, perfectly aligned with your schedule.

Interested in tailoring your Cycling Camp to your unique preferences? Rely on our profound expertise. We are devoted to designing your ultimate cycling camp, meticulously considering every element.


Call us at:

+34672216124 (WhatsApp available)

or

Send an email to:

bookings@cyclingmountains.com

Let’s turn your Dream Bike Tour into reality today!

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From 1,195 €
/ Person
  • First Class Assistance
  • Hand Picked Hotels
  • Amazing Rides
  • Culinary Delights
  • 3
  • 420 km / 261 miles
  • 105 km / 65 miles
  • 8.557 m / 28.074 ft
  • 2.139 m / 7.018 ft
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