Experience a new cycling.
Probably the best three words to define the gravel concept. With gravel, no need to decide between mountain and road, between paved roads and dirt. Now thanks to gravel you can enjoy a more versatile and dynamic cycling.
Discover Araba far from traffic.
Hundreds of miles of trails, villages, landscapes, miles of pure cycling, on a rural area, on an endless environment, breathing culture, let yourself amaze on each pedal stroke, each second…
A new adventure on the best hands.
On our route we have the support of two assistants and a vehicle at all times, providing wheels, tools and spare bicycles. The assistants will also be in charge of technical service, feeding the participants throughout the route and the transportation of their luggage.
Feeding. You do not have to worry about anything. The Born sports supplements store is responsible for providing energy bars, water bottles, gels and electrolite drinks at your convenience. Furthermore, in each stage, we have chosen the best establishments for you to make small picnic stops and regain your strength.
You will always be covered by our accident insurance.
4 Days, 3 Stages. 232Km.
“…one has got the feeling that is discovering a new región at every step… a different region in every corner… and doesn´t know which one to choose… Alava is an amazing región… that surprises you… and that never ends…”
Day 0. Welcome and presentation
Here they will receive the tracks, kits, bikes will be fitted to each individual. Any remaining question will be answered.
That night dinner will take place at the Colmado de Toloño restaurant, at the very heart of the city of Vitoria-Gasteiz.
Day 1, Stage 1. Vitoria / Gasteiz - Laguardia.
After having lunch at the BTT center of this mountain, we will approach to the Sierra de Cantabria. We will go through this Sierra pass using the Bernedo mountain pass by road. This will take us to Laguardia, at the Rioja Alavesa region, where we will rest at the Sercotel Vila de Laguardia hotel.
Late afternoon we will visit Javier San Pedro Ortega winneries, one of the most trending winneries at the moment, where we will experience an always interesting blind wine tasting.
Visit to the Laguardia village. That night dinner will be served at the same Hotel Villa de Laguardia.
Day 2, Stage 2. Laguardia - Laguardia.
We will go south taking some trails to Elciego direction, where we will take the path along the Ebro river that will lead us to San Vicente de la Sonsierra village. Here we will cross the river through its roman bridge, and we will continue by trails among vineyards until we get back to Elciego again. Here we will have a lunch among vineyards. After this we will return to Laguardia to finish this second stage.
Late afternoon we will be offered a Spa session at the hotel. In the evening we will visit the village of Elciego, and dinner will be served at the Pago de Larrea winneries, in an exclusive dining room reserved for us.
Day 3, Stage 3. Laguardia - Vitoria / Gasteiz.
We will have lunch at the fortified Peñacerrada village, where we will visit its magnificient Puerta Sur. From there and by trails we well get to the village of Saseta riding along the gorges of Ayuda River to get the village of Okina. From there all will be downhill to Vitoria to rest at our hotel.
Late afternoon we will have a Pintxo tasting at Toloño bar, one of the most iconic gastronomical spots in Vitoria-Gasteiz. Restaurante Vitoria will offer us the end of trip tribute dinner from the hand of The Chef Asier Urbina, one of the greatest of the Vitorian cuisine.
FreedomDirt? Paved road? Gravel? I want it all
We take care of everything.
We choose the best accommodations.
We chose the best hotels at the best spots for you to fully enjoy your stay on our routes.
All hotels have a bicycle storage space so you do not have to worry about anything. The reservations are for double rooms with breakfast.
We take care of everything.
The best gastronomy at the best restaurants and wineries.
Quality and a familiar touch in a winery that produces their products with lots of care and passion to bring us the Caecus, a wine to remember.
From the tasting type casual modern dinners to the typical products cooked at vegetable charcoals. Reference restaurant in Vitoria in the hands of Chef Juan Gil.
In the heart of the city of Vitoria, Sonia Fuentes has created a special space to get surprised… don´t think… just enjoy it.