7 Night Tenerife Cycling Training Camps
- The longest ascent from sea level in Europe to 2,350m, 47km
- Follow in the tracks of Sir Bradley Wiggins when he used this Island as a training ground for his 2012 success
- Cycling above the clouds and visit the highest village in Spain
If you are up for an epic challenge then you will almost certainly enjoy this spectacular tour. This training week comes packed with professional support, including experienced guides, support vehicles and we can even offer two levels for intermeditae and advance, so what ever your abilities this amazing week will deliver and improve your cycling fitness, endurance and skills.
Explore the island on two wheels and experience the ultimate cycling experience that takes in some of the best views and landscape that Tenerife has to offer.
An experience put together to tick all the boxes, including the longest and most iconic climb in Europe, El Teide. Explore the lunar landscape of the mountain, beautiful coastline, picturesque villages as well as the highest village in Spain. Climb through the pine fresh Colonial forest and rise above the clouds at altitudes of over 2,350 metres, not forgetting the thrilling descents this island has to offer.
This popular cycling destination has been the training ground to some of most successful Pro Cyclists in the world, including of course, Sir Brdley Wiggins and the Sky Team who used this diverse island as their 2012 training ground that led to many successes. Come and join us at altitude and enjoy the longest climb from sea level in Europe and experience the diversity this cycling haven has to offer.
- 7 Nights 4* Accommodation
- Private Airport Transfers
- 5 Hand Picked Cycling Tours
- 5 Days Pro Carbon Bike Hire
- Full Vehicle Support
- Pre Tour Briefing
- Technical Tips, Guidance and Support
- Bananas, Biscuits, Electrolytes and Water
- Mollydoo Cycling Jersey
What's Not Included
- Flights (We Can Arrange)
- Travel Insurance
- Meals outside the hotel plan
This package includes a stay at the 4* Paradise Park Hotel, Half Board. If you would like to switch to one of our other hotels, please let us know when enquiring.
Ride Itinerary & Useful Info
The Ride Zone
Our Tenerife training camps and holidays are totally flexible so depending on which day you arrive in Tenerife will dictate which ride you will take.
We have a different route for each day of the week but please find below 5 of our routes that are on offer as part of this amazing cycling package.
A full pick up and drop off service is included from your hotel door and you can also add additional rides if you want more cycling.
This is a fully supported package, so you can concentrate on the cycling!
Ride 1: Picturesque East Coast – Warm up ride
On-Bike Statistics: Intermediate, 69 (Km), 1,200 (M) elevation, Advanced, 83 (Km), 1,620 (M) elevation
We start our week of cycling and leave the busy south resorts with a picturesque ride along the east coast of the island, which takes us through several Canarian towns and ravines.
After a short transfer, we ride from the north and follow the hugging coastline road back down to the south. You can admire some of the wild landscape of the east coast as you ride through the hairpin bends and take in views of the neighbouring Gran Canary Island.
Never leave sight of the beautiful coastline as the road follows the exciting curves and twisting bends. Climbing is part of this ride although not sustained but of course will include some thrilling descents. The ride comes to an end with a great descent back down to sea level.
Ride 2: Teide West Approach
On-Bike Statistics: Intermediate, 67 (Km), 1,130 (M) elevation, Advanced, 87 (Km), 2,000 (M) elevation
After a short 35 min transfer we start our epic west approach to Teide. This climb delivers stunning views of the west coast and the Teno mountains. Teide is on every cyclists bucket list and this is one of three approaches to the Volcano. Ride above the clouds and expereince the same tarmac that the Pro's have cycled along as part of their Winter and Spring training camps.
Ride 3: The South Island Tour
On-Bike Statistics: Intermediate, 75 (Km), 1,200 (M) elevation, Advanced,110 (Km), 2,400 (M) elevation
This ride will deliver the best the south has to offer, including views of some of the islands best sandy beaches, stunning coastline and mountains, with areas of outstanding natural beauty. Take in the best scenery and roads in the south of the island including the Chimiche Loop and the picturesque climb from Granadilla. You will enjoy the pretty town of Vilaflor that stands at 1400 metres in the heart of the mountains!
Ride 4: Masca and the Teno Mountains
On-Bike Statistics: Intermediate, 45 (Km), 1,150 (M) elevation, Advanced,92 (Km), 2,300 (M) elevation
The amazing Teno mountain range, in the island’s north west tip, is the scene for ride four. This incredible ride with its challenging main climb and optional wall climb, will challenge the strongest of riders! These climbs are challenging but reward you with some of most spectacular views and scenery the island has to offer. And of course we will include some thrilling descents for added pleasure!
Ride 5: Teide South Approach
On-Bike Statistics: Intermediate, 68 (Km), 1,420 (M) elevation, Advanced,85 (Km), 2,170 (M) elevation
The incredible and popular Teide South tour will start from San Miguel or Vilaflor, depending on which level you ride. Regardless of the start point, we will pass through the spectacular Coronal Forest that crowns the majestic Teide, enjoy riding above the clouds as you make your way to the top. We arrive at Retamar at 2230 metres. From here, we drop into the crater and head for the Parador, this is where the SKY Team stayed for their 2012 pre tour training. This high altitude ride is demanding as it is spectacular!