2015 Experience Cycling in Basque Country (Spain / France)
Hola Amigos / Hello Amis!
Lifestyle Design Travel is gearing up for 2015 Adventures! We are working with Bike Basque Tour Company on an 8-day epic road biking tour through the amazin’ landscapes of Southern France & Northern Spain!
We will ride through the Basque-country with departure and return from Biarritz, France. This will give you the chance to travel throught Bilbao, St.Sebastian or St.Jean Pied de Port (among many others), traveling by the most beautiful routes and cities selected by the cycling tour company.
HERE IS THE SCHEDULE:
Day 1, Biarritz (http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Biarritz ) – Mauléon (http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Mauléon-Licharre ) – 80km (49.7miles)
Day 2, Mauléon – Elizondo (http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Elizondo ) – 80km (49.7miles)
Day 3, Elizondo – Tolosa ( http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Tolosa,_Spain ) – 60km (37.28 miles)
Day 4, Tolosa – Elgoibar ( http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Elgoibar ) – 40km (24.85 miles)
Day 5, Elgoibar – Bilbao (http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Bilbao ) – 60km (37.28 miles)
Day 6, Bilbao – Lekeito (http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Lekeitio ) – 60km (37.28 miles)
Day 7, Lekeito – San Sebastian (http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/San_Sebastián) – 80km (49.7miles)
Day 8, San Sebastian – Biarritz – 60km (37.28 miles)
TOTAL MILES for 8 days: 323.07
For this trip there aren’t a ton of high climbs, but the basque country is a moutain place so we’ll pass by several climbs around 5/6km at 5/6% (we’ll try to avoid the very tough ones…)
We can rent road-bikes, different sizes and avaibilities etc. Need to check with the Tour Company for the exact model (they work with brands like Cervelo, Focus, Cube…) For 8 days it costs 200€/bike ($276.32 USD)
-8 days/7 nights, in 2/3 star hotels (based on double room)
-Support vehicule throughout the 8 days (with spare wheels, bottles etc)
– Gpx files for your Gps device and/or map (80/90km a day) – that’s 50-60miles per day.
-Transportation of the personal belongings throughout the 8 days
COST: $979 per person (group of 15 max)
For more information on the Bike Basque Cycling Tour Company:
If you have any questions or to book a group for this trip, contact: