A spectacular week of week of cycling.  All levels welcome from beginner through advanced, as we have multiple mileages and pace options to choose from daily.  Fun, fitness, food ... and a few surprises to boot.

 

Team Lipstick Travel is celebrating 10 years of cycling in Mallorca in 2020!!

 

The event is CO-ED, designed for all levels of cyclists from beginner thru advanced.  Pace is not important as there will be 3-4 groups riding each day to ensure that your perfect ride awaits.  There is even a special "Beginner Program" this week!

 

The itinerary also includes daily restorative stretch sessions, adventures in nature, 

For one special day, we head to Roses for a spectacular Catamaran tour of the Costa Brava.  Guests have the option to bike to Roses (approximately 60km).

 

Day #1

Arrival to Barcelona Airport - El Prat.  Approximately 90 minute drive to Mas Pelegri.  Check in, relax, bike fitting, and shake out fitness session to reduce jetlag.  Dinner is served at Mas Pelegri, where we introduce our guests and chat about the week to come. 

 

Day #2

The day starts with a restorative stretch, and a short trail run/hike.  After breakfast, we have a beautiful ride around Banyoles Lake.  Option to bring your swimsuit.  Option to ascend the famous Rocacorba climb.  Lunch is on the go.  We return home for a shower, then dinner is surprise and delight.

 

Banyoles Lake

Serinya, Banyoles, Rocacorba

32 miles / 3,500 ft elev

51 km / 1,066 meters elev

A gentle acclimation ride to Banyoles Lake where we can swim, relax, or perhaps continue on to climb Rocacorba.

 

Rocacorba

Rocacorba Climb

8.5 miles / 2,890 ft elev / 6.5% avg

13.8 km / 881 meters elev

 

This is where the pros come to test their skills.  The steepest section is 15%.  From the top you are rewarded with a view of the Pyrenees. 

Day #3

The day starts with a restorative stretch, followed by a short session of swim drills in the pool.  After breakfast we head to Cadaques, where many famous painters such as Salvador Dali spent time here.  We will have a SAG today for those who prefer to ride out and be driven back.  Lunch is on the go.  Dinner is served at Mas Pelegri.  

 

Cadaques

Cadaques - one way

50 miles / 4,180 ft elev

80 km / 1,274 meters elev

 

The route takes us through many beautiful villages, before finally arriving to the breathtaking, undulating climb and decent into the coastal town of Cadeques.  

Day #4

Today we have a restorative stretch session before finally heading into the Pyrenees.  Our destination is a town called Beget, which is home to just over 20 people ... absolutely precious.  A SAG vehicle will be with us today for those who prefer to ride out and be driven back.  Lunch is on the go.  Dinner is served at Mas Pelegri.

 

Beget

Volcanos, Camprodon, Beget

83 miles / 7,797 ft elev

133 km / 2,376 meters elev

 

Today we head to the Pyrenees, where a town called Beget is home to just over 20 people.

 

Day #5

There is a stretch session and a short trail run/hike before breakfast.  After breakfast, we drive approximately 1 hour to the coastal village of Roses where our Catamaran is waiting to take us on a tour of The Costa Brava.  Lunch will be served on the boat.  Dinner will be in Roses.  There is an option to bike 60km to the village of Roses.

 

Day #6

Today we head into the Pyrenees, with a stop in Besalu to see the famous bridge.  This is a SAG day.  Lunch will be on the go.  Dinner will be served at Mas Pelegri.

 

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Several options will be offered, from slower to faster pacing, and from more to less mileage.  Since this is a SAG day, it is optional to ride out and SAG back.

 

Day #7

Today we ride into Girona to finally witness this beautiful city.  Option to take a break at the cycling shop that rented us the bikes, and do a little walking tour.  Lunch is on the go.  Dinner is at Mas Pelegri.

 

Girona City

Girona City, Bonmati

70 miles / 4,950 ft elev

112 km / 1,500 meters elev

Today we visit the gorgeous city of Girona.  Witness medieval architecture, the walled Old Quarter, remains of a roman fortress, and the River Onyar.  

Els Angels

Els Angels

6.8 miles / 1,360 ft elev / 3.8% avg 

11 km / 415 meters elev

This popular climb can be tagged on to our day in Girona.  At the top there is Els Angels chapel. 

Day #8

Farewell...

 

Mas Pelegri is our private home for 7 precious nights. The hotel is set in the countryside with beautiful views over the Garrotxa Volcanic National Park. There are more than 100 routes directly from the doorstep towards the Costa Brava, the Pyrenees, Besalu, Banyoles, Girona, and the famous Rocacorba climb. The property consists of 17 spacious bedrooms, all en-suite.  Mas Pelegri boasts multiple terraces and gardens, indoor/outdoor dining, BBQ, running trails, jacuzzi, 25-meter swimming pool.  Guests will have no problem finding a tranquil space to relax when solo time is necessary, as Mas Pelegri is truly expansive and embraced by nature.​

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Pricing and Details

 

Saturday, April 25 thru Saturday, May 2

$1,000 deposit due at the time of registration – Payment due in full by March 1, 2020

$4,495 for solo occupancy with en-suite bath (7 rooms) 

$3,995 for double occupancy with en-suite bath (7 rooms) 

$3,495 for triple occupancy with en-suite bath (3 rooms)

Payment Plan

Available Upon Request

 

Included 

  • 7 nights at Mas Pelegri

  • All Meals 

  • Airport transfers from/to Barcelona on April 25 and May 2

  • Transport to all team activities

  • Superior quality carbon fiber road bike ... or high quality e-bike with multiple levels of assistance from economy thru turbo (subtract $150 to BYOB) 

  • 5 glorious days of guided cycling, with 3-4 guides per day 

  • SAG vehicle on 3 of the longer days

  • Bike mechanic upon arrival to sort out your perfect fit

  • Daily restorative stretch sessions  

  • 2 trail runs, and 2 morning pool swims

  • Private Catamaran Tour along The Costa Brava (rest day off the bike ... or bike to the boat)

  • 1 surprise and delight night ;) 

  • Private coaches to look after you all week long

  • Stellar, off the hook itinerary of training and FUN

  • Complimentary wifi at Mas Pelegri

  • Signature athlete gift bag, including 2 Empire cycling jerseys!

Not Included

  • Flights

  • Alcohol

Questions and Information

Please contact Laura Cozik from Team Lipstick Travel, as she will be managing the event...

laura@teamlipstick.com

 

Cancellation Policy

$500 penalty if cancelled prior to January 1, 2020

$1,000 penalty if cancelled January 1 thru February 29, 2020

No Refund if cancelled on or after March 1, 2020, but you may sell your spot

 

Subject To Change

All details are subject to change, in order to improve the clients’ experience.  Athlete profiles must be filled out, waivers must be signed.