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Two luminous Mediterranean islands. Journey with your family to Mallorca and ride waving roads from the mountains to the sea. Then sail across the sapphire water to Menorca and ride tranquil routes through sensational landscapes. Experience authentic villages, elegant hotels and fresh-caught seafood. And end your Spanish bike tour with a siesta under a brilliant blue sky.
THIS ITINERARY: 6 days, 5 nights
ACCOMMODATIONS: Premiere Hotels
Special Kids Prices
Start Palma / End Mahón
Start/End locations may vary. Do not book flights until your trip details are confirmed.
We meet in the vibrant city of Palma, Mallorca's capital and a living museum of Gothic and Moorish architecture | Head out on world-class cycling routes through the foothills of the Serra de Tramuntana mountain range | An epic ride brings us to lovely Valldemossa, tucked away amid limestone peaks | Enjoy a beachfront lunch—and perhaps an afternoon swim—in the sunny inlet of Sant Elm | Bike past green vineyards and fragrant almond trees into the heart of Mallorca's picturesque wine region | Soak up awe-inspiring views of pine forest, green valleys and dramatic cliff landscapes | Pause in the idyllic ancient towns of Orient, Bunyola and Alaró | Delight in the rich flavors of Mallorcan cuisine with a family dinner in Llucmajor.
This boutique property is housed in a restored 15th-century mansion and features elegantly minimalist rooms with balconies overlooking its lush gardens. (pool, spa)
Hop aboard a short flight bound for Menorca, Mallorca's captivating and lightly populated sister island | Bike through the island's bucolic landscape | Vacation bliss awaits at Santa Ponsa, our chic colonial retreat | Wander the narrow alleys of postcard-perfect Binibèquer | Explore bayfront Fornells, a 17th-century fishing village | End your island bike tour in easygoing Mahón, home to one of the world's largest natural ports.
This exquisite boutique property on a historic finca just outside of Alaior is surrounded by magnificent gardens and was once a 17th-century palace. A Relais & Châteaux member. (pool, spa)
The earlier you book, the more choice you'll have and the lower your price. And you can always change your mind — you won't be charged to transfer to a different trip before your final payment is due. View cancellation policy
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Every Backroads trip is designed to appeal to a wide variety of interests and fitness levels. Several routes and a range of levels are offered each day so you can choose how much or how little activity you want to do. Learn more about how we determine activity levels.
The key to a stellar day's ride is a bike that's perfectly in tune with your cycling style… Backroads has you covered with the best bike fleet in the world! Read on for your available bike options for this trip.