We chose this route because it is circular, with a green tourist line and 2hrs to Malaga airport. We parked in Alora and cycled clockwise, by chance. Yes a big climb to Carratraca but the rest was downhill (2/3rds) beside a reservoir and down a deep gorge Like Charles’ new Kona bike?
Just returned from an excellent 10 days cycling in Southern Spain. This is an extract from Michelin map 124. Zoom in to see our base in Orgiva (450m): we cycled to Capileira (1436m) and Trevelez (1476m – highest village in Spain and famous for its ham) on our first day. Stunning views, fantastic road surface and reasonable … Continue reading