Valencia, Teruel, Requena, Albacete, Lorca and Helda, Valencia 22 - 28 October
THE SPIRIT OF THE EVENT
“Spagna Gran Tour” is an 'Adventouring' motorbike sport event, which takes place with 2 route options:
– “On/Off” route: mixed road and off-road
– “Road” route: entirely on paved roads, which can also be ridden with a passenger (tour with track and companion).
The travel in 6 stages is concentrated in the regions of Aragon, Castilla La Mancha, Murcia and Valencia through natural parks and Sierras very little travelled and visited.
The cities traversed are Valencia, Teruel, Requena, Albacete, Lorca and Helda.
Overnight stays are in special hotels with great attention to cuisine.
Different participation formulas are available, at the choice of the participants:
– Own motorbike, person and vehicle transport from Italy to Valencia by the organisation.
– Own motorbike, transport of person and vehicle by the participant, meeting in Valencia.
Routes – Motorcycles – Drivers admitted:
All persons are allowed, in possession of a valid driving licence for the registered motorbike and with a valid passport. Motorbikes must have valid insurance for Spain.
Mixed route on asphalt and scenic paved roads, reserved for maxi enduro, enduro, maxi scooters, vintage motorbikes suitable for long distances.
For participants in the On/Off category, tyres suitable for off-road riding are mandatory. For all participants it is compulsory to have on board a satellite navigator or mobile phone suitable for reading GPX files.
The maximum number of participants will be defined according to the availability of transport and hotels at the time of registration.
23 October Monday
Valencia – Teruel
Beautiful route within the protected area of the Sierra de Calderona Natural Park to ascend northwards and through the Javalambre Reserve to reach Teruel or Aras de Los Olmos.
24 October Tuesday
Teruel – Requena
Exciting day with spectacular dirt tracks surrounded by nature. We immediately tackle a track that runs along the Embalse de Arquillo de San Blas before heading south and taking the dirt road of the Barronco de las Oliveras. Finally we head towards the Chera sot de Chera park for one of the most spectacular tracks of the entire tour. Arrival in Requena.
25 October Wednesday
A beautiful route inside the Sierra de Ribia and then down south along the Rio Cabriel valley. More beautiful dirt road in the plains of Valdeganga and Muela de Cortes and late afternoon arrival in Albacete. Overnight stay in Hotel San Antonio
26 October Thursday
Another intense day, after the dirt tracks inside the Laguna de Sobral, we will head towards the Embalse de Cenajo and Elche de la Sierra always on a dirt track. To finish, we will enter the interior of the Sierra del Gigante, of course always off-road in the midst of unspoilt nature. Arrival in Lorca and overnight stay.
27 October Friday
Beautiful route in the Sierra de Espugna to reach the area of the Embalse del Mayese and arrive in Helda surrounded by wonderful natural surroundings. Arrival in the late afternoon and overnight stay.
28 October Saturday
Stunning stage with initially a stretch of road transfer before entering the magnificent Muela de Cortes Nature Reserve and getting lost in a maze of wonderful and very long dirt tracks to Valencia. Last spectacular stretch in the Valley of the Dinosaurs before reaching the city for an overnight stay.
29 October Sunday
INFO & COSTS
Entries are open from 1 January to 31 July 2023
The rally will take place with a minimum of 15 participants.
Limited number of participants
DRIVER ENTRY FEE BY 31 JULY 2023
PASSENGER ENTRY FEE BY 31 JULY 2023
A driver or passenger pre-registration of €. 500,00 by 30 March entitles to guaranteed participation and €. 100,00 discount on the entry fee.
- Direct flight Milan - Valencia A/R in economy class
Transfer from Valencia airport to the hotel and back
7 nights in a hotel with ½ board in a double room
- Medical assistance along the route and at the start and finish of the stages
Mechanical assistance along the route
Breakdown recovery vehicle
- Transport of 1 luggage max. cm. 56x45x25 (trolley type) from Valencia to the stage finishes.
- IMPORTANT: The 23 kg suitcase, used for the hold on the plane, must be left in the bike store in Spain
- GPX track of the route
- Official number stickers
THE ENTRY FEE DOES NOT INCLUDE
- Motorbike transport from Italy to Spain
- Motorbike fuel
- Single room supplement
- Everything not expressly included
Moto Club Adventure Riding ASD has entrusted the technical organisation of the trip to:
Il Viaggiosauro di Silvia Rosa Testa
Via G. Zaroli, 48
Legnano 20025 (MI)
Licence 210034 of 18.03.2003 IMA Guarantee Fund
The payment of the fee must be made directly to the following bank account:
Moto Club Adventure Riding ASD
BANCO BPM SPA Guanzate Branch 04270
Causale: Name/Surname Spagna Gran Tour 2023
Cancellations and refunds:
If the participant withdraws by 31/07/23, an amount of €. 200,00 of the registration fee will be retained for penalties and secretarial costs.
No reimbursement will be made after these dates.
Should the event not be able to take place or should the date be changed, the amount of the registration fee paid will be refunded in full.
Any cancellations and requests for refunds should be sent by e-mail to:
Moto club Adventure Riding ASD
Via Borgo, 1
22070 Appiano Gentile (CO) Italy