Bhutan High Trails

Just wanted to let you know we had a fantastic trip and it all worked out great. Our guide was absolutely invaluable and could not recommend him highly enough. He had a great talent for helping quietly and making sure everyone is right without making a big deal. He certainly had our respect as a leader and advisor but was also just a pleasure to travel with and getting to know him a delight. He is by far the best guide we have ever had and in the future we would actually look for trips that he was leading as we had that much respect for his quiet but competent ways.

P.A | Australia
 
 

Catalonia by Bike

Catalonia in north eastern Spain has long been known for its colourful past, stunning coastline and rolling countryside. This remarkable landscape is ideally suited to cycle touring, where regular stops at medieval villages, ancient ruins and Mediterranean beaches are an essential part of the day. The pace is relaxed following flat to gently rolling terrain, from the green Catalonian countryside past fields of sunflowers and wheat, forests of pines and even rice fields into an ancient land inhabited by Iberians in pre-Roman times and once besieged by pirates. During the ride stay in three specially selected rural hotels (each with its own unique charm), where you'll enjoy hearty Catalan breakfasts each morning and dine out at any of the excellent local restaurants each evening.

Brief Itinerary

DAY 1 Arrive Flaça train station, transfer to Corçà
DAY 2 Cycle through the medieval villages of Monells and Madremanya and visit castle at Pubol (18 or 31km)
DAY 3 Cycle through woods and rolling landscapes to Peratallada (25km)
DAY 4 Cycle to the Costa Brava beaches (39 or 43km)
DAY 5 Cycle through the Ter River delta and on to coastal beaches (31km)
DAY 6 Cycle north via Greek and Roman ruins at Empuries to Sant Pere Pescador close to the sea (38km)
DAY 7 Cycle to Figueras and visit the Salvador Dalí museum and Aiguamolls Park (47 or 57km), return to Sant Pere
DAY 8 Trip concludes with transfer to Figueras

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Trip Code: UCB
Trip Grading: Introductory to Moderate
Duration:  8 days
Activities:  Cycling
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Next Trip:  Daily from 1 Mar to 30 Nov
price: £650.00 GBP

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Single Traveller Surcharge £ 230
H high season surcharge £42

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