Our 5 & 7 Day Classic Local Tours highlight some of the best scenic routes in Granada Province and run on a no fixed date basis all year round.
Using our guesthouse in Velez De Benaudalla as our base we head off on our tour for the day around 9.00am. This will normally be a round trip between 150 - 200 kms within Granada province with stop-off's along the way for photos, food and refreshments, returning again to our base in Velez around 5:30pm. We recommend the Classic Local Tours for guests touring with us for the first time.
Granada province covers an area of over 12,500 km2, with a very diverse range of scenery, we guarantee you won't be disappointed.
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 restaurants and tapas bars in the village, some offering their menus in English. Feel free to wander through the narrow streets in the old Mozarabic parts of the village taking in the stunning views of the Sierra Nevada and surrounding countryside from the 15th century Arab Castle.
After having breakfast, our Classic Local Tour Begins. Heading south east, through Garganta de los Vados Gorge and the small mountain village of Otivar, we arrive in "El Parque Natural 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 before making our way towards Las Sierras De Albuñuelas, finally arriving back at our HQ around 5:30pm.
Following breakfast, today will see us travel east through Torviscon and "La Sierra De Contraviesa." Turning south from Ugijar we head for Murtas where we shall be visiting a 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 Almuñecar and our final leg of the journey back to base.
A fabulous day on the road is promised with stunning views out over the sea as we journey south to Salobreña, then west along the coast towards La Heradura. Turning inland we start our ascent to La Sierra De Almijara, hopefully, if the conditions are right, we will enjoy excellent views of Morocco on the other side of the Mediteranean. Winding our way through the picturesque villages we arrive at Canillas De Albaida where we shall stop for lunch. Starting our descent heading south, we pass through Sayalonga then Algarobo before turning east and following the coast again back to our base.
Today will see us head west to Sierra Los Guajares then north towards Granada before entering "La Parque Natural De La Sierra Nevada" where we will stop to have lunch. Heading off again we make our way to Guejar-Sierra before making our final descent through Suspiro Del Moro and Acebuches to our HQ in Velez, arriving back around 5:30pm.
This morning we'll set off in the direction of Granada before heading east through Lanjaron and into "Las Alpujarras." Today's 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.
You are leaving today, so will be transported to the airport for the flight home, hopefully you will have had an unforgettable experience with us. Goodbye for now and thank you for touring with Enfield Classic Moto Tours.
* If you decide to opt for a rest day, there is plenty to do in and around Velez and Granada. Options include visiting the "Alhambra Palace UNESCO World Heritage site', walking tours of Granada City (guided & self-guided), exploring Nerja Caves, Paragliding & Helicopter flights along with great diving & snorkeling (conditions permitting). There are also thousands of kilometeres of mountain, river and coastal walks (both guided & self-guided). Maybe you would just like to hang out in the numerous bars and restaurants or chill-out on one of the many beaches instead.
All of the above are within 1 hr / 60 Kms from our base. If you would like to partake in any of these activities, we can arrange this for you.
The above itinerary is for guidelines only and can change for various reasons, i.e. seasonal conditions, road works, riding ability, etc.........
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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 shops and supermarkets in the village along with tapas bars and restaurants).
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