Granada is home to some truly unique landscapes that you're sure to fall in love
with. Covering an area of over 12,500 km2, containing five Natural Parks, nine major rivers and an equal number of Sierras you’ll have an endless array of things to see.
Our Tour of this Province will allow you to
get up close and personal with Spain's beautiful scenery and provide you with the opportunity to get to know "The Real Spain" through it's landscapes, it's
villages, it's people and it's food. Experience this journey on a Royal Enfield Bullet and you will soon discover how amazing these bikes really are. They are highly utilitarian, ample in power
and performance and a blast to ride, the perfect bike for touring this part of the world!
Visiting areas of outstanding natural beauty, riding on some of Spains most unbelievable roads, winding your way through towering mountains and breathtaking ravines you will be discovering what an incredible playground for motorcycles Granada truly is.
Day 5 of your holiday will be spent exploring the highlights of Granada City and immersing yourself in its culture. Enshrined in medieval history, Granada is arguably one of the most beautiful cities in Spain. Discover its Moorish past as you visit its famous attractions such as, the Alhambra Palace, the Albayzin and many more. Come and explore this beautiful corner of Europe and discover for yourself why the Moors made this their kingdom for over 700 years.
Velez de Benaudalla
Arrive at either Malaga (AGP) or Granada (GRX) airport, where you will be met by one of our staff and transported to the guesthouse in Velez De Benaudalla. After filling out the required paper work you will be given a short safety briefing and introduced to your Royal Enfield. Following this, you have the remainder of the day to do as you please. There is a good choice of restaraunts and tapas bars in the village, some offering their menus in English. Feel free to wander through the narrow winding streets in the old Arabic Quarter of the village taking in the stunning views of the Sierra Nevada, surrounding countryside and 15th century Moorish Castle at the top.
After having breakfast, our Tour begins. Heading south east, through Tajo de los Vados Gorge and the small mountain village of Otivar, we arrive in "El Parque Narural Sierras de Tejeda, Almijara y Alhama." Riding along El Camino De Cabera we start heading west to El Lago Azul and Alahama De Granada where we shall stop to have lunch. We will then head off around the north side of El Lago Azul and start to make our way back towards Las Sierras De Albuñuelas and Pinos de Valle finally arriving back at our HQ around 6:00pm.
This morning we'll set off in the direction of Granada before heading east through Lanjaron and into "Las Alpujarras." Todays tour passes through Spain's highest mountain villages, Pampaneira, Capileira, Bubion and Trevelez, (the highest village in Spain) where we will be stopping for an authentic “Alpujarreño” lunch. Heading off again we pass through Valor before turning south west through Cadiar for our return journey to our base in Velez.
Today will see us head west to Sierra Los Guajares then north towards Granada through Monachil for our ascent up to "La Parque Natural De La Sierra Nevada" where we will stop to have lunch. Heading off again we make our way to Guejar-Sierra, then back to Granada city where we shall be staying tonight. This evening we shall make our way to the gypsy enclave know as "Sacromonte" This part of the city is famous for its traditional cave houses and was the birthplace of "Zambra" Flamenco. If you would like to see an authentic Flamenco show this evening, this can be arranged.
This morning shall be spent touring the "Alhambra Palace", Gardens and "Alcazaba Fortress". This UNESCO World Heritage site is one of the finest examples of Moorish architecture in the world, set against the stunning back-drop of the snow-capped (October-June) "Sierra Nevada" Mountains. After your tour we can stop off at one of the many famous tapas bars for some refreshments then enjoy a walk through the narrow winding cobbled streets of the "Albayzin" taking in the special atmosphere of this Moorish neighborhood before settling down for lunch at the "Mirador San Nicolas". After we have eaten and taken in the unbeatable views of the city, we will make our way to the "Hammam Al Ándalus" Arabian baths. Here you can enjoy two hours of relaxation and massage before saying "hasta luego" to this stunning city and journey back to the guesthouse in Velez.
Following breakfast, today will see us travel east through Torviscon and "La Sierra De Contraviesa." Turning south from Cherrin we head for Murtas where we shall be visiting a traditional bodega and stopping for lunch. On our return journey we continue south through La Sierra De Alheyon and Los Gualchos, then heading west along the coast road towards Malaga and our final leg of the journey back to base.
You are leaving today, so will be transported to the airport for your flight home, hopefully you will have had an unforgettable experience with us. Goodbye for now and thank you for booking with Enfield Classic Moto Tours.
Our 7 Day Tours operate bi-monthly (Monday - Sunday) for nine months of the year (February - July, September - November) on the following dates;
We can be flexible with some of the dates above depending on the volume of bookings, if you would like us to organise a bespoke holiday for you, please contact us with your specific requirements and we will try and arrange alternative days/dates if possible.
The price of our tours include renting one of our Enfields, third party liability insurance, fuel, services of an experienced English/Spanish-speaking
guide/mechanic throughout the trip, self catering accommodation in our guesthouse and transfers from Malaga (AGP) or Granada (GRX)
airports. Transport, entrance fees*and activities are also included in this tour package.
* The Alhambra complex is massive and consists of many different
areas, the most impressive being the Nasrid Palaces. As this is the most visited attraction in Spain it is necesary to book the entrance tickets well in advance and even then tickets for this
area of the complex can be completely sold out. If this situation
arises, we will monitor the Alhambra website for cancelations for the Nasrid Palace and if none are available by the time of your arrival
you will still be able to visit the rest of the Alhambra Complex and we will refund
the cost of your entrance fees.
You can also use your own Enfield or Classic Bike for this tour (please contact us for rates)
The following is not included in the price of your holiday;
Your flights, travel/medical insurance, fines, and personal requirements including food and drinks.
(Our guesthouse is self catering with full cooking facilities, there are plenty of shops and supermarkets in the village along with tapas bars and restaurants).
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