Central Spain and Portugal- Mountains, Valleys and the Atlantic Coast of Portugal!
Date: Sep 29-Oct 14, 2006
Duration : 13 riding days
Rest Days : 3 (Guimaraes-Obidos, Lisboa, Toledo)
Start Finish : Madrid/Madrid
Accomodations : Primarily Paradors(castles, palaces etc) and other high quality 4 star hotels.
Highlights:Ride in Castle-topped mountains, winding roads though olive groves and vineyards, walled medieval villages. Oporto, namesake for famous port wines, Atlantic coast, Cabo da Roca (westernmost point of Europe), coastal towns of Sintra and Estoril, Portuguese countryside and coast.
Route: Total distance 1800 miles, average 100-260 miles per day on perfectly maintained paved roads- rolling hills.
Cost : Starting at $3975.

Grand Prix Valencia New for 2006!
Date:Oct 22-Nov 3
Duration :8 riding days
Rest Days : 1, Valencia
StartFinish: Barcelona/Madrid
Accomodations : Paradores and other quality hotels.
Highlights:Mountains riding along the Mediterranean Coast to the final Moto GP race of the 2006 season.  Possibly Valentinos last race on two wheels!!
Route:Total distance 1300miles, 250 curve-filled miles daily.This route starts in Barcelona and ends in Madrid to show you more of the eastern part of Spain.
Cost : Starting at $3085.

BMW Spain Rally- Pyrenees Tour
Date: Sept 9-19, 2006
Duration : 8 riding days
Rest Day :2, Sallent, Valle de Aran
Start Finish : Madrid/Madrid
Accomodations : Paradors and other quality hotels
Highlights:The Pyrenees Mountains are fantastic in Autumn; with incredible fall colors and scenery.  The BMW Rally is located at the Baquiera Ski Station and features:demo rides, exhibitions, concerts, vendor area, helicopter rides and more.
Route: Total distance 1100 miles, average 300 miles per day on perfectly maintained paved roads- rolling hills, high mountain curves.
Cost : Starting at $2520


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