This superb race in the sun the Volta ao Algarve as become an important early season race for the best professional cyclists in the world. Visit Portugal and enjoy all the spectacle of this fantastic race route in the Algarve an event not to be missed. Portugal took the victory in 2021 with João Rodrigues (W52-FC Porto) from the rising British star Ethan Hayter (Ineos Grenadiers), and experienced Kasper Asgreen (Deceuninck-Quick Step) the third step on the podium.
Grand tour winners are choosing these great roads to start their cycling season join them in 2022. Watch the World Tour teams including; Astana, Bora-Hansgrohe, Deceuninck-Quick Step, Groupama-FDJ, Lotto Soudal, UAE Team Emirates, Team DSM, Trek-Segafredo and Israel Start-Up Nation.
In addition teams from; France, Belgium and Portugal make this a truly International event and the perfect place to be this May for great cycling and action in the sun of southern Portugal.
This premium bike tour brings you up close and personal at the Volta ao Algarve race with our “unique viewing spots” only achievable from the experienced Algarve based bike tour team. Enjoy an amazing variety of tailored rides, fully guided among breathtaking scenery in the natural Algarve, Portugal. This proven Practice Bicycle formula of the ideal balance between quality rides, race viewing and relaxing is enjoyed by all our discerning bike riders and non-cycling guests.
2022 Volta ao Algarve
Escape to Portugal in February and be motivated among the hot race action in the Algarve. Stars of the future and present show why they are world class on the roads of southern Portugal. The teams and riders are yet to be finalized along with the race route, expect a great week of cycling with a combination of sprint stages, mountain summits and a Time Trial seeing the best stage race riders fighting for the overall classification on the challenging roads of the Algarve!