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Spain - Picos de Europa - Trans Picos - Guided Mountain Bike Holiday

Holiday Highlights

  • Blissful, wild, pure mountain singletrack way above the Corvera Gorge
  • Unbeatable scenery of the limestone massifs of the Picos National Park
  • Climbing high to the cosy Caseton de Andara mountain hut
  • A chance to explore the jaw dropping beauty of the Cares Gorge
  • Exploring the disused mines and mining villages high in the Andara Massif
  • Celebrating in style in the ever lively Potes at the end of the trip

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Day Description Distance Meals
1 Arrival Oviedo    
2 Cangas de Onis to Soto de Sajambre 34 Miles / 54 Kms Approx. B L D  
3 Soto de Sajambre to Cares Gorge. 29 Miles / 46 Kms Approx. B L D  
4 Cares Gorge to Fuente De 25 Miles / 40 Kms Approx. B L  
5 Fuente De to Caseton mountain refugio 19 Miles / 31 Kms Approx. B L D  
6 Caseton - Beges - Liebana Valley 24 Miles / 38 Kms Approx. B L  
7 Departure from Oviedo   B  

Key: B - Breakfast, L - Lunch, D - Dinner

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Holiday Information

Spanish mountain biking at its very best. We've been offering mountain bike holidays in Spain since 1996 and have an unrivalled knowledge of these legendary mountain biking trails. While somewhat known amongst walkers, The Picos de Europa remain one of mountain biking's best kept secrets. Remote trails wind their way through the high peaks and meadows, a fantastic mix of singletrack and vehicle width paths.
 
Join us on an incredible mountain bike tour that takes you through Spain's Picos de Europa National Park and three very different and beautiful regions of Spain - Castilla y Leon, Cantabria and Asturias, and ends a night close to the vibrant village of Potes, following a week of mind blowing Spanish biking.
Amongst the tour highlights… and there are many, are the traverse of the immense Urdon Gorge, the incredible circuit of the Pelono forest, the stunning views and thrilling descent from the Andara Massif and the blissful singletrack to the Rio Cares.
The big draw of the Picos apart from the fantastic mountain biking to be had is the fact that it remains a very un-spoilt range, the heavy hand of man has been relatively kind until now and compared with other mountain ranges in Europe. The area's topography has lead to communities living in relative isolation with the well worn trails from their traditionally reared goats and cattle forming the perfect network of routes for mountain bikers to explore this pastoral paradise!
Accommodation consists of hotels, bed and breakfasts, local inns and a mountain refuge high in the Andara Massif. All offer the best of local cuisine and beverages (beware of the local cider!) and are linked together each day by heavenly mountain traverses, spectacular gorge descents, mountain lakes and dense forests on a concoction of ancient trails and blazing singletrack.
So join us, if you are up for some exciting Spanish mountain biking in scenery that will have you grinning from ear to ear! You can see photo's from one of Skedaddle's trips to the Picos!

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Holiday Summary

Duration:
7 days
Prices From:
£1,495
Estimated flight price
£150

Optional

Bike Hire - Full Suspension
£230.00
Single Room:
£185.00
Single Room:
£185.00
Insurance - Europe 10 Day:
£47.00
Insurance - Europe 10 Day:
£47.00

Holiday Details

Place to place

5 nights local inns / guesthouses

1 night mountain refuge

80% meals provided

5 days biking

Guided and vehicle support

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