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7 Days Cultural Experience and Cycling Holiday around San Sebastian, Basque Country, Northern Spain
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Punta Monpás, San Sebastian, Basque Country, Spain

San Sebastian Cycling Tour Basque Country

These cycling holidays mix our recognized culinary culture with the best cycling spots along the coast and inland.

We'll visit some local non-touristic restaurants when riding the iconic climbs of the Clasica San Sebastian or the stages of the Tour of Basque Country. Basque Country is a region very well know for the cycling supporters, pro cyclists, events like the Clasica San Sebastián, and very important cycling brands like Orbea.

Key information

  • Trip type: Guided
  • Lodging: Centered-based
  • Terrain: paved, many uphills and downhills
  • Difficulty level: Advanced (For this category, the cyclist needs to have a high level of fitness and must be an active rider. Cycling through diverse trails from flat to mountainous terrain, but mostly hilly or mountainous, for 46-80 or more miles per day); the distance and difficulty of the routes can be adapted to each customer
  • Total distance: 424 kilometers / 263 miles
  • Type of bike: Road bike
  • E-bike: Available as an option at no extra cost
  • 4 to 12 persons

Highlights

  • 5 days of road cycling
  • The Clásica SS, the Basque Country tour
  • Full carbon fiber rental bike with pedals, and helmet
  • Never ending cycling paradise: Jaizkibel, Tourmalet, Aubisque
  • English speaking guides during all the rides
  • Daily healthy breakfast and coffee
  • 6 nights accommodation
  • Third party insurance

Skill level

  • Advanced

Styles


5 days with instruction
Group size: Maximum of 12 participants
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Accommodation

All types of accommodations are available in San Sebastian. From ultra luxury options to more regular hotels. Just ask them and they'll arrange it for you.

Program

A history proved exquisite road cycling. A deep and delightful mountain biking áreas. Worldwide renowned culinary experiences. A unique history and cultural heritage. And an absolute spectacular seaside and inland sightseeings.

Basque Country Cycling is the platform where all this is available to everyone. From standard trips to bespoke travels. Fron single guided routes to ten days of cycling experiences. And of course with the best possible gear. Orbea top end bikes rental service. Remember you have the opportunity to rent e-bikes in case you need it.

Day 1: Arrival and settle in

Arrival in the afternoon to hotel Punta Monpás. The offices are 50 meters from the hotel. Fitting rental bikes for the ones that rented the bikes Mounting the bikes for the ones that decided to take their bikes with them Dinner at your own. If you need suggestions for dinner just let them know. San Sebastián is the capital of the gastronomy.

Day 2: San Sebastian - Hondarribi (Stage number 1)

At 8 in the morning, you'll need to bring your spare clothing and towel in a bag in order to take a shower after the ride before having lunch in Iñigo Lavado's restaurant.

At 4p.m., transfer from the restaurant to the hotel. Dinner at your own. If you need suggestions for dinner just let them know. San Sebastián is the capital of the gastronomy.

  • Distance: 85 kilometers
  • Elevation: 1440+ meters

Day 3: Geldo - Garate - Aia (Stage number 2)

You'll do a light lunch stop during the ride. After it, you'll continue with the ride. Arrival at the hotel. Evening dinner at your own. If you need suggestions for dinner just let them know. San Sebastián is the capital of the gastronomy.

  • Distance: 93 kilometers
  • Elevation: 1400+ meters

Day 4: Clasica San Sebastian (Stage number 3)

You'll do a light lunch stop during the ride. After it, you'll continue with the ride. Arrival at the hotel. Evening dinner at your own. If you need suggestions for dinner just let them know. San Sebastián is the capital of the gastronomy.

  • Distance: 70 kilometers
  • Elevation: 1200+ meters

Day 5: Tolosa - Leitza - Lekubberri - Alto (Stage number 4)

At 8 a.m., have a short van transfer to Tolosa where the stage will start and finish. You'll do a light lunch stop during the ride. After it, you'll continue with the ride. Transfer to hotel and dinner afterwards.

  • Distance: 70 kilometers
  • Elevation: 1350+ meters

Day 6: San Sebastian - Goizueta - Tolosa (Stage number 5)

You'll do a light lunch stop during the ride. After it, you'll continue with the ride. Arrival at the hotel. Evening van transfer for Cider house dinner in Petritegui Cider House.

  • Distance: 105 kilometers
  • Elevation: 1650+ meters

Day 7: Departure day

Leaving the hotel in the morning.

Location

This bike tour will take place around San Sebastian, Basque Country, in the north of Spain. The Basque Country is one of the most beautiful places your eyes would ever see. Awesome beaches, mountains, cities, and landscapes to get totally lost in. Unforgettable.

Food

Breakfast and coffee are included. You're in Basque Country. The only way to know this is coming there and enjoying the local food.

The following meals are included:

  • Breakfast

The following drinks are included:

  • Coffee

The following dietary requirement(s) are served and/or catered for:

  • Regular (typically includes meat and fish)
  • Other dietary requirements on request
If you have special dietary requirements it's a good idea to communicate it to the organiser when making a reservation

Things to do (optional)

Enjoy the culture, culinary experiences and beaches and landscapes.

What's included

  • 5 days of cycling
  • Bike rental with pedals and helmet
  • English speaking guides during all the rides
  • 6 nights accommodation
  • Third party insurance
  • Driver and van during all the rides
  • Bars, gels, and sports drinks during the rides
  • Pintxo stop or light lunch with one drink during the ride
  • Transfers when needed during the rides
  • Lunch in Iñigo Lavado's restaurant on Monday
  • Dinner in Cider house Petritegi on Friday
  • Double room in hotel Punta Monpás from Sunday to Saturday
  • Buffet breakfast in the hotel

What's not included

  • Transfers from airport to hotel or from hotel to the airport. If needed, they can organize and budget it
  • Dinners, except the one on Friday. San Sebastián has so many options. They'll help you
  • Single room - if needed they'll budget it for you
  • Any alcoholic drink out of the ones included during the lunch and dinner
  • If you need extra days in the hotel, please let them know and they'll arrange it
  • Activities for companions. If you're interested in having touristic activities any of your companions
  • they have a list of possible activities, like cooking classes, surf classes, cultural visits

How to get there

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Arrival by airplane

Please book your flight to arrive at Bilbao Airport (BIO). Not included in the price, can be arranged and you can receive a budget. Please inquire for more details.

Cancellation Policy

  • A reservation requires a deposit of 25% of the total price.
  • The deposit is non-refundable, if the booking is cancelled.
  • The rest of the payment should be paid on arrival.
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