The last of professional cycling’s three Grand Tours, the Vuelta a España (Tour of Spain) is a 3 week long multiple-stage race held every year, primarily in Spain.
When is it?
The Vuelta a España is held annually, usually in the months of August and September. The 2020 Vuelta is due to take place between the 14th August and 6th September 2020.
Where is it?
The Vuelta a España is predominantly held in Spain but does visit neighboring countries.
Only three editions of the Vuelta have started outside of Spain, with a fourth due in 2020:
- 1997: Lisbon, Portugal
- 2009: Assen, Netherlands
- 2017: Nîmes, France
- 2020: Utrecht, Netherlands
The final stage of the Vuelta traditionally finishes in Madrid.
How do I get there?
There are major airports in Madrid, Barcelona, Málaga, Alicante and Valencia among others.
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Where to stay in Spain
2019 – Primož Roglič (SLO) – Team Jumbo–Visma
Vuelta a España Official Website: www.lavuelta.es