Our Classic Climbs of Màlaga Tour showcases the best of cycling from Màlaga city centre. Kick off the week with an ascent of the Puerto del Leon, cruise east along the Costa del Sol & climb up into the pretty white hilltop villages. Take on a big ride north & see the famous rock formations at El Torcal, ride west & climb the steep slopes of the Puerto del Torre.
Stay in a 4* city centre hotel, enjoy lunch at local cyclists’ favourite bars & enjoy evenings at some of Màlaga’s best restaurants.
This is a tour for cyclists seeking warm winter riding, smooth roads & the buzz of a vibrant beach-side city that never sleeps.
Arrival in Màlaga
Warm-up ride, the Puerto del Leon, 45km, 1,000m
The Costa del Sol & white villages, 98km, 1,600m
El Torcal, 98km, 1,700m
Puerto del Torre, 50km, 800m
El Chorro, 130km, 1,500m
Our Classic Climbs of Màlaga tour is desgined for ‘Intermediate’ riders. Whilst some rides are challenging they are fully supported & our guides will look after you & help you pace the day. A support vehicle is never far away should you need to take a break.
For private groups we can easily customise loop rides to best suit the group.
Note that all rides start & finish in Màlaga city centre, there are plenty of cycle lanes & traffic respects cyclists.
The ride is fully-supported by an Eat Sleep Cycle staff crew, guiding you on the road and providing support in an Eat Sleep Cycle vehicle.
Our support staff are experienced professionals from all walks of life united by a love of cycling. They’ll take care of everything; keeping you and your bike in tip top condition throughout the tour. All you have to do is Eat, Sleep, Cycle.
Màlaga has a fantastic food scene & we’ll share the best of it with you during the tour!
A breakfast buffet is included each morning at your hotel. During the ride we will keep you fuelled with our favourite ride food. For lunch we’ll stop at a local bar en route.
Evening meals are included in the tour at our favourite local restuarants, we’ll also find time to head to the beach for local speciality Espeto de Sardinas.
There are 5 nights of accommodation inlcuded in the tour. Example hotel:
NH Màlaga * * * * (5 nights)
Centrally located just a few minutes from the old town & a 15 min walk from the beach. NH Màlaga is newly renovated, has a rooftop pool & terrace & onsite restaurant.
* We reserve the right to update hotel choices at any time.
Benefit from a 10% discount on any Eat Sleep Cycle bike hire as part of this package.
Choose from a Ridley, designed in cycling’s heartland of Belgium, or a state-of-the-art Factor bike. All our bikes are supplied with compact 50-34 chainsets & 11-32 cassettes.
BASSO VENTA 105
RIDLEY FENIX DISC
RIDLEY HELIUM X
2022 Trip Dates
5th – 10th December,
2023 Trip Dates
6th – 11th February, 6th – 11th March, 17th – 22nd April, 6th – 11th November, 13th – 18th November
On demand for groups
Price Per Head
Single Supplement €499
Arrive: Fly in to Malaga Airport. We can arrange transfers for you to the city centre. Journey time is aroudn 15 mins.
Depart: Fly out of Malaga Airport. We can arrange transfers for you.
Guests are responsible for booking their own flights and travel insurance.
Cycling: Fully guided and supported.
Accommodation: 4* city centre hotel
Food: Full board – breakfast, lunches, evening meals
Bike Hire: Optional
Groups of 8 or more riders: can opt to make a tour private and choose their own dates.
Groups less than 8 riders are welcome too: ask us for a quote.
Deposit: a €500 deposit will secure your place on the tour.
2nd payment: 50% of the balance is due 6 months ahead of time
Balance: the outstanding balance is due 2 months in advance of the tour.
Brian and the ESC crew made our first cycling holiday an unforgettable experience! It really was absolutely brilliant. They were incredibly friendly and accommodating and extremely professional. As a relative newcomer to cycling, they really looked after us and catered for all our needs. They brought us on fantastic routes, ensuring that we took in the beautifulcountryside scenery, whilst also tackling a few hills and working up a sweat! [...] The service was first class, the bikes and gear were great and their local knowledge was superb. I will definitely be going back and I would highly recommend them to everyone.AlmhoakAmazing cycling experience!
Beautiful bike, great staff with local knowledge of routes, couldn’t ask for more, will definitely be back.William McCann
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