Mallorca

Come ride in the idyllic Mediterranean island of Mallorca, off the coast of Spain.

Equipo’s Spanish bike tours will leave you captivated by the beauty of the largest of the Balearic Islands off the coast of Spain.  With a rich history, delightful cuisine and welcoming Mallorquin hosts, experience island life to the fullest.  Equipo’s Mallorca cycling tours are where we explore all the best road cycling from the famous climb Sa Colabra to the flats on the other side of the island, riding past miles of fragrant orange orchards, olive groves and idyllic Mallorcan vineyards.

The Mallorca Luxury Cycling Tour is exclusively anchored from one of the world’s most renowned hotels, Belmond La Residencia, situated in the bohemian seaside hamlet of Deia.  Enjoy 7 days or a shorter 5 day option at this stunning resort which has two manor houses dating from the 16th and 17th centuries, tranquil landscaped grounds with the ultimate style, elegance and five-star luxury.    

The Mallorca Classic Cycling Tour follows the same itinerary and stage profiles, and we stay at preferred boutique hotels which offer impeccable style and comfort. Choose from 7 day or a shorter 5 day option. Equipo leads the way to show you the best and hidden insights because you're being led by Equipo cycling’s local team based in our bike shop in the tranquil village, Deia, Mallorca, with the backdrop of majestic Tramuntana mountains.

Over 150,000 cyclists come here every year for the long mid-gradient climbs, the sinuous switchbacks, well-maintained and traffic-friendly roads that stretch for miles. Top that off with impeccable cuisine, turquoise Mediterranean Sea and plenty of things to explore off the bike, Equipo’s Mallorca cycling holidays promise to be a vacation to remember.

Tour Options

STAGE PROFILES & ITINERARY

Day 1 - Arrival

Bienvenidos a Mallorca. Welcome! Equipo transports you from Palma International Airport in Mallorca to Belmond La Residencia, a 30-minute drive.  Join us for a welcome dinner tonight, featuring Mallorcan specialties, based on pork, fish and vegetables with generous use of garlic and olive oil, steeped in tradition and local ingredients.

Meals: Snacks | Dinner

Day 2 Deia - Soller

Mallorca Cycling Holiday Itinerary

After breakfast we head northeast, passing the port village of Soller and Fornalutx, winding past citrus, almond and olive orchards. The ride starts from Deia towards the Moorish hamlet of Valldemosa. We encounter three short climbs towards Coll de Soller and loop back to Deia. We’ll have a delicious lunch in Puerto Soller and dinner at Xellini for great tapas and a taste of Iberican specialties. We pass plentiful local vineyards. Spend the afternoon by heading to the beach coves or stroll thru the village of Deia.

Estimated Ride Time: 2.5 hours
Meals: Breakfast | Lunch | Dinner

Day 3 Deia - Orient

Discover what challenges await you on your Mallorca cycling holiday

This morning we will embark on a 55-mile ride and climb close to 6,000ft.  We start our climb – 9km heading southeast, bordering the Mediterranean Sea to Valldemosa. We ride the flats towards Santa Maria, where we make a quick stop for enseimadas and coffee.  We will roll out to visit Orient and we will have a second stop for lunch at Bunyola. After lunch we climb Col de Soller and loop back to Deia. Spend the afternoon at the pool, cool off with a sangria. Relax at the beach, dip your toes in the pool.  We head to Valledemosa for dinner.

Estimated riding time: 4 hours
Meals: Breakfast | Lunch | Dinner

Day 4 - Sa Colabra

Spanish Cycling Tour itinerary

Another long day in the saddle today and covering climb close to 10,978 ft. After breakfast, we ride the mythical Sa Colobra, one of the most beautiful climbs in the world. Leaving the hotel, we head towards Soller and climb the Push. We will tackle this 9 mi climb (average almost 6%).  Our first stop of the day is at a cycling store on the top of Sa Colabra for some fresh fruit and pastries. We’ll have a picnic lunch at the summit served by us: bocadillos (Spanish sandwiches, tortas, and empanadas.  We head back to the hotel and start a monster descent (or jump in the SAG van).   Spend the rest of the afternoon relaxing at the hotel or head to nearby beach cove.  We finish with dinner at a local favorite restaurant, Sa Vinya.

Estimated Ride Time: 4 hours
Meals: Breakfast | Lunch | Dinner

Day 5 - Valldemosa - Bodega Tianna Negre

Mallorca Spain Bike Holidays

Today’s ride we loosen the legs and tour the wonderful wine region. We’re saving energy for the next day’s hard ride.  After breakfast, we leave the hotel in vans, by driving to Valledemosa. We will jump on our bikes and head towards Bodega Tianna Negre (in Binnisalem). Our friends at the Bodega will host a special lunch with must-try tapas. We’ll take in a tour of the winery and taste wine and herb drinks. Dinner will be at Sabarca in Puerto Soller.

Estimated Ride Time: 1 hour 20 min
Meals: Breakfast | Lunch | Dinner

Day 6 - Deia - Andratx - Deia

Mallorca Cycling Holidays Itinerary

After a breakfast, we head southeast from the hotel to Valldemosa. Today’s stage is a feat to complete – 9,272 ft.!  Heading to Bayalbufar, for the first stop for coffee and ensimeidas. We continue towards Andratx for lunch. After lunch, we continue past Es Camdella and loop north towards the hotel. Our last stop is in downtown Valldemosa for coffee and empanadas.  Afterwards, return back to the hotel to rest and take in the final leisure time. There’s time to freshen up.  Join us this evening as a farewell dinner and indulge in a fine dining experience at La  Residencia’s acclaimed El Olivo Restaurant.

Estimated Ride Time: 5 hours
Meals: Breakfast | Lunch | Dinner

Day 7 - Departure

Equipo transports you to Palma International Airport. Depart for home or spend more time in Mallorca!

Meals: Breakfast

TOUR INFO

Duration: 7 days/6 nights & 5 days/4 nights

Cost: $3,900 to $5,450

Rider Level: Beginner to Advanced

TOUR DATES

May 7th - May 13th, 2017
7 Days / 6 Nights | $3,900

Interested in other dates?

  • All meals (breakfast, lunch, dinner, snacks)
  • Accommodations at the Belmond La Residencia with double occupancy
  • Supported by a team of pro cyclist guides and mechanics
  • Van support
  • Bike assembly and disassembly
  • 1 Full Equipo cycling kit (jersey, bib, socks)
  • Airport and luggage transfer

Equipo transports you from Palma de Mallorca International Airport to the hotel (about 30 minutes away) on the scheduled day of arrival.  Palma Airport has numerous flights from mainland Spain, either Madrid or Barcelona as well as major European cities. Get settled in and we make sure to have your requests in place. Join us for an overview of the cycling itinerary and schedule for this cycling tour.

  • Inquire to turn any group date into a private, custom tour
  • Custom tours can be organized for your group of minimum 6 cyclists, typically.
  • Shorter loops are always possible.
  • Groups are designed by riding level. Bike rental, single supplement, extending your tour and non-rider travel companion are optional.
  • All prices are in US Dollars and subject to change.
  • We do our best to uncover the best hotels in each region we travel, however based on season we sometimes need to accommodate changes for hotels, restaurants or routes due to weather or availability.
  • Contact us if you wish to continue your trip or need assistance on booking air travel.

Rent a full carbon frame by Superior. Comes with Di2 Ultrega 11 speed, compact cranks, and dtswiis wheels. The weight of the bike is 7.2 kg. Comes with Look/Keo pedals, Shimano spd or Shimano Durace, bike helmet and two water bottles.