RMT PORTUGAL TOUR
Starting the quest to Portugal sees culture in Leon, you will see the beauty of the River Douro wine region enroute to Porto. There is no doubt that this is one of the most important wine regions in the world where the famous variety of port originates. The trip continues south to Evora through the Alentejo region, where long lazy lunches are the norm, you will sample local produce at its best and see vineyards, orange groves, almond and cork trees in abundance on the beautiful vast plains of this farming region.
During your tour you will learn group riding techniques to ensure the safety of the group, be given advice on advanced cornering where counter steering will be discussed. Overtaking is also high on the agenda, discussed and practiced for the entire trip, you will also be given coaching and training on advanced planning and vision.
There will be plenty of time to unwind and relax, every evening once we arrive in location for a sociable dinner and during the free days whilst in Alvor. The tour is for twelve days and includes two overnight ferry crossings and nine nights accommodation. We have chosen the Santander crossing so that you can enjoy the roads of Spain and Portugal without the long haul, riding through France on motorways!
- 22 May
- Day One
- Redditch to Portsmouth
Santander to Leon, Spain
Leon to Porto, Portugal
Porto to Evora
Evora to Alvor
Alvor to Guarda
Guarda to Santander – Ferry
Arrive back in Portsmouth and ride home
Single Rider £1,699
Supplements for single occupancy, subject to availability. Prices are subject to change depending on ferry and accommodation costs in 2018.
Deposit required at time of booking £300 per person (non refundable)
When you consider Advanced motorcycle training is between £150-200 per day, this is an extremely cheap educational trip with lots of added extras.
The price includes:
- Advanced Rider coaching and guidance
- Return ferry crossing
- Twin cabin accommodation on both crossings
- 9 nights B&B/ Luxury apartment accommodation
- Radio equipment available for hire (recommended)
- Guided rides around the Algarve
- Restaurants booked for you at destinations
You will need additional money for lunch, dinner and fuel. Please check with your insurance company that you are covered for riding in Europe, it is advised that you have breakdown and medical cover.
The tour is limited to a maximum of ten people, so please book early to avoid disappointment. A full itinerary, course training programme and routes will be issued once you enrol.