Cycling comes to the Costa Blanca thanks to the gruelling tour of Spain. La Vuelta is a twenty one stage cycle race that comes to Benitachell for the first time. Sunday 30th August is a date for your diary if you are anywhere in the Marina Alta area.
La Vuelta´s stage nine is classed as a hill stage and begins in Torrevieja and ends in Benitachell at the top of Cumbre del Sol. La Vuelta begins on the 22nd August in Puerto Banus Marbella and ends with stage 21 at Alcalá de Henares in the capital Madrid on 13th September.