Reception at FARO from 3 p.m.
Hotel Pine Cliffs***** We will meet you at the airport
Faro International Airport (IATA code: FAO)
in southern Portugal. You will find your
cars in the secure parking lot of the Pine Hotel
Cliffs located near Faro before the
presentation evening of the rally. The South of
the Algarve is famous for its cliffs, its
endless beaches and golf courses. Do not hesitate
to arrive a few days in advance
Saturday September 17
FARO (9am departure) > FARO (260 Km)
Hotel Pine Cliffs***** As soon as you leave Faro, the terrain offers beautiful
winding roads among vegetation
surprisingly lush, especially in the
Monchique mountains. The route runs along the west coast of the Algarve, a paradise for surfers. the
rally joins the extreme south-west of the continent
European to Cape Sao Vicente. We
let's meet at the water's edge for lunch and
taste the famous Cataplana with a view of
the Pointe de Sagres, its citadel and its cliffs
savages whipped by the waves of the open sea.
In the afternoon, return to the Faro region via Portimão and the typical village of Loulé.
Sunday September 18
FARO (9am departure) > ARACENA (250 km)
Hotel Barcelo***** The second day loop takes us
towards the Vale do Guadiana Natural Park. We leave Portugal to enter
Spain after crossing the border
natural of the Rio Guadiana. It's the extreme
Western Andalusia, a remote region at the
limit of Extremadura. In the heart of the Sierra
of Aracena nestles the village of Jabugo,
capital of the famous Pata Negra ham.
A stop is essential to visit the cellars
Monday September 19
ARACENA (departure 9am) > SEVILLE (240 km)
Hotel Alfonso XIII***** The mountain road profile through
the Sierra Morena offers a great pleasure of
piloting. The landscapes, among the oak groves where
the famous Iberian pigs feed
of acorns (Bellota) are peculiar to this
single region. The arrival of the day is expected
in the early afternoon in Seville, in order to
enjoy the luxurious Hotel Alfonso XIII and
its ideal central location for visiting the
must-sees of the Andalusian capital,
its cathedral or the Spanish Steps to
mention that they, without forgetting to attend a
Tuesday September 20
SEVILLE (departure 9am) > LOJA (240 km)
Hotel La Bobadilla****
It's a busy day ahead,
with the route of the White Villages of Andalusia,
of which Grazalema is a true map
mail. The rally joins Ronda for the
breakfast. Take a walk in this village, cradle
of bullfighting is an enchantment. The
visit of the famous arenas is unavoidable,
while the Pont Neuf offers a vision
spectacular of the gorge that cuts through the city.
In the afternoon, the road book meanders on the
hills planted with olive trees as far as the eye can see. the
evening, the charm and tranquility of the hotel La
Bobadilla will offer a deserved rest.
Wednesday September 21
LOJA (departure 9am) > GRANADA (200 km)
Hotel Alhambra Palace***** This fifth Stage will lead the participants
in Granada, through the foothills of the
Sierra Nevada. An arrival is scheduled at the
mid-day to have a maximum of
time dedicated to the unmissable Alhambra and
of the Generalife gardens. The Alhambra Palace
is ideally located, in the immediate vicinity
of the most visited site in Spain.
Thursday September 22
GRENADA (8am departure) > MALAGA (155 km)
Hotel Gran Miramar***** Last day of the rally, again with
great roads among the olive trees before
to descend towards the big blue of the
Mediterranean. The Mountain of Malaga
overlooks the sublime beaches of the Costa del
Ground. The rally ends with a lunch
necessarily around a paella with your feet in
the water. Then the cars are loaded into
closed trucks. All that remains is to
meet at the Hotel Gran Miramar, a former palace
renovated into a luxury hotel for the evening of
closing of the 1st RALLY ALGARVE ANDALUCIA.
Friday September 23
End of the rally
Departure from Faro / Portugal
Algarve & Andalusia
Cliffs, beaches & golf
Cape Sao Vicente
Pointe de Sagres
Vale do Guadiana
Village of Jabugo
Hotel Alfonso XIII
Costa del Sol
Hotel Gran Miramar
Arrival in Malaga
From September 16 to 23, 2022, we
offer a week of pure pleasure
car on roads in the South of the
Portugal and Spain to discover
two of the most beautiful regions in Europe:
the Algarve and Andalusia.
The RALLY ALGARVE ANDALUCIA is open
to vintage cars from 1950,
with a GT RALLY category for
contemporary sports models.
Now an unmissable event for sports car enthusiasts in Morocco, the 5th MARRAKECH TOUR will focus on the magnificent routes in the south of the country, many of which are new, particularly south of Agadir towards the large beaches, in the Draa Valley between Zagora and Alnif, to the Dadès Gorges or in the Telouet region. (most of them even being new after a long campaign of major works), departing from and arriving in one of the most captivating cities in the world: Marrakech.
ACCESS Access to Portugal and Spain is very easy,
It's the European Union! No visa required and
customs formalities for vehicles are
The transport of your car, in a closed-end truck
at the end, departing from Calais, Brussels, Düsseldorf,
Munich, Paris, Lyon, Tours, Niort, Marseilles, Bordeaux,
Nice/Monaco, Luxembourg, Geneva, Milan, or
Barcelona to Faro and return from Malaga East
included in entry fees. The departure of a
another city is always possible, do not hesitate to contact us
ask for it.
On site, our usual teams of mechanics
will assist you, and in the event of a breakdown
beyond repair, your vehicle will be loaded onto one of our
trucks and repatriated to his city of departure.
Faro and Malaga are particularly well connected
by plane, from many cities in Europe,
with regular flights and low-cost companies.And do not hesitate to extend your stay in Spain
to enjoy the Costa del Sol.
The period of September is very pleasant
in the south of the Iberian Peninsula. The time is
fine and dry, the sky cloudless, but the heat wave is
past. And the sun still sets late.
HOME & TOURS The quality of the welcome and local enthusiasm for
the automobile has been intact since the heyday of the
world championship rallies that were contested there.
Throughout the course you will enjoy
interact with the local populations who are very proud of
their traditions and cultural heritage. From
visit times are also planned to take advantage of
of the riches of these regions, such as the beauty
natural from the tip of Sagres, from the city of Seville
around its cathedral, or the unmissable
Alhambra and the magnificent Generalife gardens.
ROAD NETWORK The roads are very wide, not very busy,
100% paved, in excellent condition, with
relief and profiles conducive to piloting.
HOSTEL At each stage you will be accommodated in hotels
the most comfortable. Some are addresses
mythical places like the Alfonso XIII Palace in the heart
of Seville, or the Gran Miramar on the beach of
Málaga. The stopover at Bobadilla, a lost hacienda
in the middle of the olive trees, is one of the destinations
the most prominent in Andalusia today.
GASTRONOMY The diversity of gastronomy is a delight
permanent. From Algarve seafood products, to
best hams in the world matured in cellars
from the Andalusian mountains, the quality is always
the appointment. Olive oil, citrus fruits and
local wines complement the sunny menus. Without
forget about the traditional seafood paella,
a real institution on the Costa del Sol.
TRANSPORTS PREVOST Comfort and safety for a first-class trip by car to Marrakech. All transport will be carried out in closed trucks by the company PREVOST, well known for the quality of its services for 40 years.
HOTEL ALFONSO XIII This palace is located in the heart of the capital
Andalusian, near the Plaza de
Spain and the Cathedral. Built
in neo-Mudéjar style in 1920, it was
originally designed to be the hotel
most luxurious in Europe. This flagship of
the hotel industry has seen throughout its history
parading crowned heads, heads of state or
still a number of artists or great
RONDA The small town of Ronda is considered
as one of the most beautiful in Spain. It is the spiritual capital of the
bullfighting including the arenas of the 18th
century are a must visit. Built in
edge of a precipice the Pont Neuf offers a
Since 1987, RALLYSTORY specializes in the organization of automotive events. The adventure began with the "Trophée en Corse" to expand over the years with a series of rally that is now become the 'classic' as the "Coupe des Alpes" and the "Rallye de Paris", or more recently the "Marrakech Tour ". But the spirit has remained intact ...
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