This tour should be on the bucket-list of every cyclist.
Our original cycling tour in Tenerife, covering 6 days of cycling around our home island, with 2 ascents up to the famous Mt Teide 2,350m.
Nice weather all year round and perfect road conditions will make this tour an unforgettable cycling experience!
4 > 11
11 > 18 – GRAVEL tour
18 > 25
25 > Dec 2
6 > 13 – TENERIFE + LA GOMERA tour
13 > 20
20 > 27
27 > Feb 3– SOLD OUT
3 > 10
10 > 17 – SOLD OUT
17 > 24– SOLD OUT
24 > March 2
2 > 9
9 > 16 – TENERIFE + GRAN CANARIA tour
16 > 23
23 > 30 – UNDER REQUEST
March 30 > April 6
6 > 13 – GRAVEL Tour
13 > 20
Ride Leaders: guided tours carefully designed by local Delgado brothers, Alberto & Marcos
Duration: 8 days / 7 nights fully accompanied trip
No. of routes: 6
Duration of the routes: 3 to 8 h, coffee breaks
Transfers: TFS Airport-Hotel in Los Cristianos-TFS Airport
Level: all ages, levels and abilities are welcome
Support van: full support on the road (nutrition, water, bananas, iso drinks, nuts, etc)
FINISHERS: complete the 6 routes and your name will appear on the infamous “Finishers Board”
PAELLA party: a delicious paella lunch after our 6th ride, hosted by Mama Delgado in a beautiful Canarian house in the countryside.
Starters: mama´s guacamole, Serrano ham & typical Canarian potatoes with our traditional “mojo”. Wine & beers are included in the price……..and WALL OF FAME!
Tenerife, an island made for cyclists
– Good weather conditions all year round (min 15ºC – max 30ºC)
– Superior Training Terrain with climbs to El Teide 2,350 m (7,709 ft) that rival the toughest of the – Alps (Stelvio and Mortirolo)
– Bike Friendly Roads, almost non-existent traffic, smooth mountain roads.
Our training camp is based on the south coast of the island (Los Cristianos and Santa Cruz) in a perfect location to start our routes.
Choose your distance every day and join us during this amazing cycling trip!
This day will be the regular warm up ride to Vilaflor and to ensure everyone has brought their climbing legs with them and that their bike is ready for the week ahead. Coffee stop in Vilafor 1,400m altitude.
LONG: 65km – 1,450m
MEDIUM: 65km – 1,450m
SHORT: 50km – 1,000m
First ascent of the weeek to Mt Teide from the West of the island. A steady climb 5-6% all the time on a perfect tarmac conditions and an amazing volcanic landscapes.
LONG: 100km – 2,500m
MEDIUM: 80km – 2,300m
SHORT: 65km – 1,400m
Fantastic an easy day to the East part of the island doing our usual ride out to TEMPUS Bodega to sample a local Canarian lunch & wine tasting.
LONG: 75km – 1,500m
MEDIUM: 65km – 1,400m
SHORT: 55km – 1,000m
Second ascent of the week to Mt Teide from the South up to Vilaflor and carry on to El Teide. We´ll stop for a coffee break at the top before going down the same way to the hotel. This is a real challenge of the week.
LONG: 120km – 3,000m
MEDIUM: 105km – 2,400m
SHORT: 75km – 1,500m
We´ll ride over Chio in the North West of the Island, descending the iconic switchbacks to the beautiful village of Masca before we continue to the coastal town of Garachico where we will tackle the stunning and quiet Las Cruces climb the ride will finish. After that we will transfer to Mama Delgado for the Paella Party.
LONG: 60km – 1,600m
MEDIUM: 50km – 1,400m
SHORT: 40km – 1,000m
We´ll explore the North East of the island and cycle the Bailadero climb up to the Unesco Biosphere Reserve of the Anaga Natural Park. Anaga is a highland of mountains with sharp peaks and deep ravines covered with carpets of laurel trees and dotted with charming hamlets, a stunning ride which offers magnificent views across the island and over to Mt Teide in the distance. Descending into the Unesco World Heritage city of La Laguna we will stop for lunch before finishing the ride back at the Capital of Teneriofe(Santa Cruz).
LONG: 70km – 1,900m
MEDIUM: 55km – 1,400m
SHORT: 45km – 1,000m
All Tenerife Bike Training itineraries may be subject to slight route changes, hotel substitutions, and other modifications.
We´ll finish the 6th route in our typical Canarian House in the North of the island, where Mama Delgado will greet you with a warm smile and the wonderful aroma of her expert cooking; the centre piece of which is always a huge Paella, cooked the traditional way, of course.
«Alberto & Marcos, thanks for all your support and friendship over a superb week. I greatly enjoyed the climbs, the scenery, and most of the roads! All the best for the future- and see you in August for Ride London Surrey»
Andrew West (UK), New Riders tour, January 2019.