Lanzarote - Land of the Volcanoes

Enjoy a ride through some of the most dramatic landscapes to be found in Europe.
  1. 1 Arrival Point Costa Teguise

    Today we arrive in Lanzarote. We taxi from Arrecife Airport to the hotel - 14 km. The rest of the day is free to enjoy the beach resort of Costa Teguise. 

  2. 2 Costa Teguise 34 to 52 km Haría

    Today we ride from Costa Teguise to the inland town of Haría.. En route we have the opportunity to visit Manrique's famous works such as El Jardín de Cactus, Los Jameos del Agua, El Mirador del Río which form an integral part of the volcanic landscape. We also have the opportunity to visit the volcanic cave of La Cueva de los Verdes. We take in fishing villages without losing sight of the impressive Monte Corona. Finally we arrive in the picturesque village of Haría surrounded by its uncountable palm trees. Routes of 34, 45, 52 km - 19, 28, 32 miles

  3. 3 Haría 29 or 43 km San Bartolomé

    From Haría, we take the road down towards Teguise, the one-time capital of the island. Our route gives us spectacular views down over the coast. Teguise itself is a delightful small town with typical architecture and many pleasant bars for refreshment. From here we continue towards San Bartolomé and the fascingating wine-producing area of La Geria to our country hotel where we spend the next two nights. 29 or 43 km - 18 or 28 miles

  4. 4 San Bartolomé 50 km San Bartolomé

    Today is a free day spent in our rural hotel. We can choose to relax, or enjoy a round ride, or even both. Our round ride takes us towards the beautiful beach of Famara with the spectacular backdrop of volcanic cliffs. After following the coast, we head across extensive lava fields and a lunar landscape back to San Bartolomé. 50 km circuit, but shorter route to Fundación César Manrique or Teguise available. 50 km - 31 miles

  5. 5 San Bartolomé 47 or 58 km Playa Blanca

    From San Bartolomé we head towards the islands main attraction, the Parque Nacional de Timanfaya. This is where Lanzarote's volcanic nature is at its most spectacular. The eruptions of 1730 - 1736 buried around a quarter of the whole island, including several villages, and gave rise to the impressive lava and volcano landscape that we see today. From here we head down to the south of the island, stopping en route to visit the seaside volcanic crater of El Golfo before we finally reach the seaside village of Playa Blanca. 47 or 58 km - 29 or 36 miles

  6. 6 Playa Blanca 36 or 70 km Playa Blanca

    Playa Blanca sits at the very south of the island and looks across to Fuerteventura. Today we can take a boat across to Corralejo and enjoy a visit or a ride on another island. Alternatively, we can enjoy a day in Playa Blanca and take the opportunity to visit the nearby coves and beaches of Papagayo, the best on the island and unspoilt by tourism. Another option is to visit El Golfo for a seafood lunch by the beach. Route to El Golfo 36 km - 20 miles. Fuerteventura circuit 70 km - 43 miles.

  7. 7 Playa Blanca 47 km Arrecife

    From Playa Blanca, we head across the dramatic hills of Femés before heading to the wine country of La Geria.Here, the unusual vineyard cultivation techniques have given rise to a fascinating landscape not to be seen anywhere else in the world, and producing some fine wines. We then descend to the coast and  follow  a nice promenade from Puerto del Carmen to Arrecife. 47 km - 30 miles

  8. 8 Arrecife Departure point

    A short taxi ride to the airport - 4 km - brings you back to your flight home. 

Low season 2017

Price per person in double share - 865 €

Price per person in single room - 1065 €

Hybrid bike - 99 €

Road bike - 135 €

E-bike - 158 €


High season (17 December 2016, 24 December 2016, 31 December 2016, 1 July - 9 September)

Price per person in double share - 940 €

Price per person in single room - 1130

Hybrid bike - 99 €

Road bike - 135 €

E-bike - 158 €

Arrival date for this tour is any Saturday. The cycle tour begins on the Sunday. The last day of cycling is the Friday. Clients are free to depart on Saturday. 

(groups of 4 + persons can specify own start dates)

  1. Personalise this tour for 4 or more riders

    Personalised tours are available for groups of 4 or more riders. You may like to add extra days, choose a different arrival day, modify the itinerary.

    Please contact us if you would like to personalise this tour.

  2. What is included on a Lanzarote self-guided tour?

    Accommodation with en-suite bathroom
    Breakfast
    Information Pack (Route Guide and maps)
    Luggage transport between hotels

    Please note that at the beginning of the tour, clients are responsible for getting to the first hotel in Costa Teguise (just a short taxi ride from the airport) At the end of the tour on Day Seven, clients take a short taxi or bus ride from Arreciffe to the airport. 

  3. What are the arrival and departure points for the Lanzarote tours?

    Arrival and departure point for this tour in the airport of Lanzarote (Arrecife).

    Please note that at the beginning of the tour, clients are responsible for getting to the first hotel in Costa Teguise (just a short taxi ride from the airport) At the end of the tour on Day Seven, clients take a short taxi or bus ride from Arrecife to the airport. 

  4. Who runs IberoCycle?

    IberoCycle is run by Simon Proffitt. Born in Lancashire, England, Simon has been resident in Northern Spain since 1985. He is a keen amateur cyclist and cycle-tourist, and is well acquainted with Spain and the Spanish way of life. 

  5. What is a self-guided tour?

    IberoCycle transports luggage to the next hotel. On some stages cyclists are also transferred part of the way to avoid unnecessary climbs (details in individual route descriptions).

    Cyclists do not travel as part of a group or with a guide, although they may coincide with other cyclists on the same trip.

    Guests are transported to and from arrival / departure points, unless otherwise stated

    Our "IberoCycle On Call" service means we are always available for help or advice.

    Cyclists are provided with our own detailed Route Guide and maps for their chosen route.

    Fitter cyclists may extend stages at will.

    Guests on the Northern Spain tours normally spend two or three nights at the same hotel and thus have one or two free days. The Route Guide provides a selection of Free Day Routes of varying lengths for these days. These are of course merely suggestions, and guests are free to do what they like. 

  6. Bikes on Lanzarote tours

    Information will be added shortly for the bikes available on these tours. 

Personalised tours are available for groups of 4 or more riders. You may like to add extra days, choose a different arrival day, modify the itinerary.

Please contact us if you would like to personalise this tour.