This tour although named as a Weekend Tour does not have to include a weekend focuses on the wonderful and unique Sierra de la Contraviesa or the truly magnificent Sierra Nevada or the beautiful white villages of the Sierra los Alpujarras. Ride to the lost village of El Acebuchal and return to our guesthouse at Velez de Benaudalla along the winding coast road along the Mediterranean Ocean confirming once again that Andalucia truly is a motorcycle paradise and a joy to ride.
DAY 1. Airport transfer and check-in at the Guesthouse
DAY 2. Tour & accommodation
Leaving Velez we head east towards Almeria before turning north and heading into the Desierto de Tabernas which is Europe's only desert before stopping for lunch. We then proceed to Alto Velefique and riding along what can only be described as one of the best Motorcycling roads ever. Then we begin our descent towards Gérgal and over the beautiful Parque Nacional de Sierra Nevada before heading back to Velez around 5.00pm.
Approximate Distance 334 km/ 208 miles
DAY 3. Tour & accommodation
Leaving Velez we head east towards Cadiar before heading north into the Parque Nacional de Sierra Nevada over the stunning Puerto la Ragua. From La Calahorra we wind our way eastwards through small villages and winding roads towards Granada before heading southwards back to Velez around 5.00pm.
Approximate Distance 230 km/ 143 miles