Inca Trail

... back from South America, and what a fantastic time we have had! All our guides were wonderful and the food and hotels terrific. We survived the trek to Macchu Pichu it was probably one of the hardest things we have ever done but well worth the experience.

Sue Jones | Busselton, WA

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 / 11 or 19mi)
DAY 3 Cycle through woods and rolling landscapes to Peratallada (25km / 15.5mi)
DAY 4 Cycle to the Costa Brava beaches (39 or 43km / 24 or 26.5mi)
DAY 5 Cycle through the Ter River delta and on to coastal beaches (31km / 19mi)
DAY 6 Cycle north via Greek and Roman ruins at Empuries to Sant Pere Pescador close to the sea (38km / 23.5mi)
DAY 7 Cycle to Figueras and visit the Salvador Dalí museum and Aiguamolls Park (47 or 57km / 29 or 35.5mi), return to Sant Pere
DAY 8 Trip concludes with transfer to Figueras

traveller reviews

I was looking forward to a solo trip for quite some time now, and this trip surpassed all my expectations. There wasn't a single bad or unpleasant moment during the entire trip. The accommodation, the choice of destinations, the cycling routes were all wonderful and I had an incredible time in the Spanish countryside

G. Rohidekar. India.

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Trip Code: UCB
Trip Grading: Introductory to Moderate
Duration:  8 days
Activities:  Cycling
Next Trip:  Daily from 1 Mar to 25 Oct
price: £730.00 GBP

Per Person

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Options & Supplements*
Single Supplement £ 290
Single Traveller Surcharge £ 350
Discount for triple share (pp) £ -24
H high season surcharge £70
H Electric Bike Supplement £42

*Prices listed are per person

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