Tenerife Ultimate Cycling Experience

Canary Islands, South Tenerife

Summary

This package is completly flexible so please enquire, tell us what you need and leave the rest to us!

If you are up for an epic challenge then you will almost certainly enjoy this spectacular tour. 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, Vilaflor. 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.

We at Mollydoo recognise that recovery and relaxation is as important as enjoying the ride itself so we have handpicked a selection of the best hotels that this beautiful island has to offer. Hotels that will cater for all your needs, whether it’s to chill around the pool area after a long ride or to take advantage of the spa and massage facilities available in the hotel to wind down and prepare for your next day’s ride.

This is just one example of the packages we have to offer but if you are looking for a more bespoke package, we can tailor this for you to suit your needs, including different rides, days, levels and hotels. Click on enquire now and let us put together an amazing cycling experience for you or your group.

Call us: 01989 477011
Price from
£795pp

Price includes:

  • Return Flights (UK)
  • 7 nights 4* Half Board Accommodation
  • Airport to Hotel Private Return Transfers

**Above price is subject to availability and exact dates and is per person based on a twin share**

**Single supplements apply**

Information

Available Dates: All Year

  • Level: Intermediate to Challenging
  • Days Riding: 6
  • Duration: 4-6 Hrs per day
  • Total Distance: 599 Km
  • Altitude Gain: 15,000 M
  • Maximum Group: N/A

*Distance and elevation can be tailored to your level of riding experience, from beginners to experienced riders. Groups can be split for various abailities.

Also Included

  • UK Return Flights
  • 7 Nights 4* accommodation (Half Board)
  • Airport to hotel private transfers
  • Hotel pick up services for tours
  • 6 Hand picked cycling tours including;
  • Pre tour briefing
  • On the road experienced guides and mechanic
  • On the road vehicle support, including drinks, snacks and supplies
  • Mollydoo cycling jersey
  • Traditional Canarian lunch
  • An amazing experience!

What's Not Included

  • Travel Insurance
  • Rental bikes (available to hire)
  • Bike and luggage allowance on your flight (can be added)
  • Meals outside of the hotel arrangements

Itinerary

Your Accommodation

We have an amazing selection of accommodation, including Costa Adeje, Los Cristianos, Golf de Sur and Las Americas. We can package the hotel of your choice with this Ultimate cycling experience. This specific offer includes 7 nights half board at the AGUAMARINA GOLF APARTMENT hotel in the beautiful resort of Golf del Sur. Other hotelsand resorts are subject to price changes.

The charming complex is situated just 150 meters from the sea in the Golf del Sur on the southern coast of Tenerife. The Clubhouse Golf del Sur is 1 km away and Tenerife South airport is about 10 km away. This attractive apartment complex comprises a total of 160 rooms and offers a range of facilities to its guests which includes lift and WiFi access among other onsite services.

Each of the apartments has all the comforts of home, without sacrificing the privileges of a hotel. All are equipped with the latest furniture and kitchen with modern appliances. Guests can also enjoy all the amenities offered at this resort such as two swimming pools, one for adults and one for children, Jacuzzi, solarium, tennis courts and billiards.
 

FACILITIES

  • 24 Hour Reception
  • Bar
  • Childrens Pool
  • Pool
  • Internet Access
  • Playground
  • Restaurant
  • Safe
  • Tea & Coffee Facilities
  • Parking*
  • Parking*
  • Air Conditioning*

* Some of the hotel facilities listed may require a fee that has to be paid at the hotel
** Air conditioning if listed as a facility may consist of a fan which has to be hired or A/C might be only available in common areas. Please check description for full details or contact us to get more info.
*** If parking is available it may be on site or off road parking and might be payable to the hotel and not included in the rate

Picturesque East Coast – Warm up ride

On-Bike Statistics: 68 (Km), 1,112 (M) elevation, average riding time 3 (Hrs)

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.

Epic El Teide (South approach)

On-Bike Statistics: 107 (Km), 2,890 (M) elevation, average riding time 5 (Hrs)

This will be one of the most spectacular rides you will encounter, breath-taking, challenging, beautiful and amazing, are all words to describe this epic adventure, one you will never forget and treasure forever.

Experience high altitude riding and climb to an altitude above sea level of 2,350 metres to reach the lunar like landscape that waits you when you reach El Teide national park. You will be amazed and cannot help but keep looking back as you find yourself getting higher and further away from the busy coastline.

You climb along the quite roads that take you through pretty Canarian villages, including the highest town in Spain, (Villaflor) before riding through the picturesque pine fresh (Colonal) forest.

Although this is an epic ride, the varying landscapes make this ride also pleasant as the stunning scenery takes your breath away above the white sea of clouds.  After a lunch stop at the summit, enjoy a thrilling descent back down to the coastline following the hairpin bends which will leave you with a smile on your face for days, a memory for a lifetime.

The South Island Tour

On-Bike Statistics: 116 (Km), 2,336 (M) elevation, average riding time 5 (Hrs)

A different ride from the previous days epic tour with just a mere 1,500 metres of total climbing with an altitude of just over 500 metres. This ride will deliver the best the south has to offer, including some of the islands best sandy beaches, stunning coastline and mountains, with areas of outstanding natural beauty.

From the mountains, we’ll drop down to the coast for lunch before heading back to our start point.

North Island Teide Tour

On-Bike Statistics: 101 (Km), 2,872 (M) elevation, average riding time 5 (Hrs)

Share the same tarmac as the Pro teams on this epic ride, made famous recently by “Sir Bradley Wiggins” as he used this as a training camp prior to his Tour De France and Olympic wins back in 2012.

Whilst a demanding ride, it certainly has its rewards, including breath-taking spectacular views of Spain’s highest peak. This is not only Europe’s longest ascent but also boasts a fast 45 kilometre descent, along with a 40 Kilometre continuous ride at altitudes of over 2,000 metres above sea level, with some thrilling hairpin bends thrown in for added excitement.

This ride is guaranteed to satisfy you and provide you with long lasting memories of an amazing cycling experience.

Masca and the Teno Mountains

On-Bike Statistics: 89 (Km), 2,950 (M) elevation, average riding time 4 (Hrs)

Make sure you squeeze in a camera for this ride, Masca is a stunning location and will overwhelm you with its beauty. Located in the foot of the Teno Mountains, this little picturesque village is difficult to reach but well worth the journey. The setting for the village is magical and houses are situated along a narrow and dramatic rock formation, a picture postcard!

Starting from Guia de isora, we take the west coast and make our way up to the traditional village of Santiego del Teide, located 1,000 metres above sea level, also known as the gateway to Masca. We ride through the Teno mountain range which boasts stunning scenery, including lush green forests and views of the once volcanic mountains. After reaching an altitude of 1,100 metres, we take a thrilling 20 kilometre descent back down to the northern coastline towards the pretty town of Garachico.

We ride along the stunning coastline in preparation for our 15 kilometre climb up to the highlight of our tour, the stunning Masca. You will leave this ride full of amazing and beautiful memories, along with some quality riding not available anywhere else but Tenerife.

Beautiful West Coast

On-Bike Statistics: 118 (Km), 2,847 (M) elevation, average riding 5 (Hrs)

This is the perfect finish to your week of cycling and your chance to really get off the beaten track and explore the small hidden roads and villages above the beautiful west coast of Tenerife.

You´ll ride though the vast banana plantations whilst witnessing the breath taking views of La Gomera, one of the neighbouring islands of Tenerife. This tour will showcase the amazing west coastline and will take you through Tamaimo which will provide you with some stunning scenery and views looking across to Los Gigantes, famous for the huge rock formations dominating the west coastline.

Your ride will take you as far as Santiago del Teide, the gateway to the Teno Mountains and then you will start your descent through some picturesque little treasures such as the traditional Canarian village of Vera de Erques.

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