With its enviable year round climate, 300 days of sunshine and spectacularly mountainous interior, Spain's Costa Blanca has earned cult status amongst biking aficionados as one of the top short-haul cycling holiday escapes. Less then 30 kilometres from a bustling coastal scene, the quiet, unvisited mountain roads in the Marina Alta and Marina Baixa are a mecca for riders from all over Europe, providing limitless options of sinewy climbs, thrilling descents, awe-inspiring scenery with that perfect café con leche always awaiting in a traditional Spanish café or bar.
Classic Vuelta Espana passes - Puerto Tudons, Port de Benifallin, Coll de Rates
Enjoy the relaxed Mediterranean atmosphere of Altea and Denia
Early and late in the season, Costa Blanca is perfect for road cycling
Budget flights to Alicante and excellent bike hire