Discover the authentic Andalusia by bicycle with our self-guided tour…
From Cordoba or Malaga, a tour of one week going through fascinating localities and villas in a bicycle.
Enjoy a tour around the most authentic Andalusia where you would never feel like a tourist, but like an authentic traveller finding out the small and beautiful places where our people live. Gorgeous and sinuous roads which will lead you to the most beautiful villages of Andalusia, going through an olive tree ocean, unexplored hidden mountains and lovely white towns placed in the middle of our region. Meet the region´s kind habitants, its typical traditions and its delicious and healthy Mediterranean diet.
1st day: ARRIVAL IN PRIEGO DE CORDOBA.
Transfer from Cordoba or Malaga
Priego of Cordoba is called the " City of water " because of the multitude of natural springs that appear in this environment and " Jewel of the Baroque Native of Cordoba " for the number of constructions of baroque style that it possesses. The art in the streets and the tradition its full of happiness in this charming place.
Accommodation in Priego of Cordoba.
2nd day: PRIEGO DE CORDOBA – MONTEFRIO.
(see option below).
Breakfast and luggage transfer. In the beginning of the stage to Montefrio, the first thing that impresses, are the monumental sets that form the Arabic fortress and the church of the Villa, placed in the top of a crag.
There will be able two options to be chosen in this tour:
Arrival (by bicycle) to the hotel.
Tour: 44 kms. /27 miles Slope: + 370 mts/1213 feet.
Arrival (by bicycle) to Montefrío and pick-up by van until the hotel.
Tour: 38 kms. /24 miles Slope: + 330 mts/1080 feet.
Accommodation in Montefrio.
3rd day: MONTEFRIO – IZNAJAR
. ( 50 kms. /31 miles Slope: - 445 mts/1460 feet)
Breakfast and luggage transfer. The arrival to Iznajar surprises because the villa is surrounded by the reservoir that takes his name, and it is on the top of a hill. It looks like an island that emerges of the water that surround it. It is the major and the most beautiful reservoir of Andalusia. Inside the villa and between the long and narrow streets you can find the image of the Virgin in a hermitage of bricks.
Accommodation in Iznajar
4rd day. - VISIT TO GRANADA
. (no bike)
Breakfast and transfer in the morning from the hotel in Iznájar towards Granada. Granada is one of the most monumental cities of Europe, with the palace of the Alhambra being its most characteristic symbol. During this day´s journey you could also enjoy the gardens from the Generalife, the Albaicín´s neighbourhood, and its genuine tapas. In the evening transfer to Iznájar.
Accommodation in Iznajar
5th day: - IZNAJAR – ZUHEROS
(55,6 kms./34,5 miles Slpe: +221 mts/725 feet)
Breakfast and luggage transfer. Zuheros is small village with narrow and sinuous streets, and multitude of square and corners full of traditional flavour.
Accommodation in Zuheros.
6 th day. - ZUHEROS AND ITS SURROUNDINGS
(Route by bike 31,5 km)
Breakfast. In this stage, you have the possibility of choosing some routes alternatives:
: Vía ferrata at the Bailón canyon (only available from June 15th to January 8th) and visit to the bat´s cave.
The “Vía Ferrata” from Zuheros is one of the most exciting tours of Andalucía with a length of 200 mts/650 feet, that goes up from the Bailón canyon until de viewpoint called “el Mirador de la Atalaya”. The medium-high difficult, and it is not suitable for someone who suffers from vertigo. The bat´s cave is, because of its formations and its archaeological legacy, one of the most interesting cavity that you can visit.
Hicking route around the Bailon´s river canyon and visit to the bat´s cave.
: Autoguided circular Route by bicycle to visit Baena (optional visit of a mill of oil) and Doña Mencía (Optional visit of a warehouse of wines).
Accomodation in Zuheros.
7th day: ZUHEROS – PRIEGO DE CORDOBA
(see option below).)
Breakfast and luggage transfer. To finish this trip, today you have two options:
The first one will take you directly to the hotel so you can enjoy its surroundings and its wonderful facilities for the last time.
Tour: 26,7 Kms. /14,3 miles Slope: -140 mts./460 feet
The second one, will allow you to go a little bit more into the deep Andalusia, visiting its villages El Tarajal y Zagrilla.
Tour: 36 Kms./22,7 miles Slope: -140 mts. /460 feet
Accommodation in Priego de Córdoba.
Day 8.- End of the route.
Breakfast and transfer to Malaga or Cordoba. And end of the itinerary.
The Price Includes:
- 7 nights in 2/4-star hotels, charming inns, all with en-suite accommodation, on a bed and breakfast basis
- Bike rental (Giant Hybrid bike) (includes: helmet, jacket reflective and kit of repair)
- Transfer from Malaga or Cordoba to Priego accommodation and viceversa
- Luggage transfer all the stages
- Alhambra ticket (Subject to availability)
- Visit to the bat´s cave. Duration of the activity: 3 hours approximately
- Dossier of the routes and tracks
- Travel insurance
- 7/24 telephone assistance for emergencies and incidents
The Price does not include:
- Single room supplement
- Visit of a mill of oil (subject to availability in period of crop).
- Visit of a warehouse of wines
- Single room supplement: 300 €
- Dinners supplement: 145 € per person.
- Thematic dinner supplement: 250€ per person
- Lunches supplement: 55 € per person-
- “Taste oil” supplement in Priego: 22 € per person (English, French or Italian subject to availability).
- Visit of an oil mill (subject to availability in period of crop). 22 € per person.
- Visit of a warehouse of wines. 22 € per person.