CRICKET TOURS TO SPAIN

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A cricket tour to Spain (Costa Blanca) offers competitive games versus U13, U15 and U17 club sides as well as senior sides which are continually improving but are limited in number. Cricket is developing and games versus regional teams are possible or a straight forward high class training camp. Easily accessible by flight, steeped in culture and sporting heritage, a cricket tour to Spain can provide a truly memorable touring experience. Training facilities are of high quality with a passionate warm welcome from the Spanish guaranteed.

Our European rugby tours to Spain offer:

  • Friendly games v local Spanish opposition
  • Self-led training at local facility
  • Combination of social activities and tourist attractions
  • Resorts
  • Accommodation
  • Excursions
  • Itinerary

Groups travelling on a cricket tour will have the choice of two resorts in Andalucia or Costa Blanca; Desert Springs and La Manga Club.

La Manga Club is a South-East coastal resort in the Costa Blanca region with all the facilities required for a Sports Tour such as golf courses, tennis courts, football pitches, onsite restaurants, a gym and leisure complex and more importantly cricket pitches and nets.

Desert Springs boasts similar first class facilities to La Manga Club but it is their cricket facilities where they excel. Schools and clubs looking for a pre-season cricket training camp in Europe should look no further than Desert Springs. The main draw for cricket teams to this resort is 6 grass wickets and bowling machine which allows groups to get the best possible training in before a season. Professional cricket teams such as Lancashire CCC and Middlesex CCC have used this facility in the recent past.

Andalucia
Andalucia

Andalucia

  • Warmest region in Spain
  • Most populous of the autonomous communities in Spain
  • Abundance of sandy beaches nearby
Costa Blanca
Costa Blanca

Costa Blanca

  • Warm Mediterranean climate all year round
  • Plenty of sandy beaches
  • Easily accessible from most UK airports into Murcia or Alicante
La Manga Club
La Manga Club

Las Lomas Village - La Manga

  • On-site 4* and 5* accommodation with 15 restaurants
  • Coastal resort with its own private beach and 3 golf courses
  • 4 artificial grass nets and 2 cricket pitches with artificial wickets 
  • 28 tennis courts, 8 full size grass pitches with football, rugby and netball facilities
Desert Springs
Desert Springs

Colonial Apartments - Desert Springs

  • Located on Desert golf course in region of Almeria, Andalucia, South-east Spain
  • Award winning leisure resort with apartment accommodation
  • Onsite grass football pitch and artificial cricket pitch. 6 grass and 2 artificial nets
  • Onsite golf course, driving range and host of restaurants

To enhance your tour experience a number of excursions and activities can be added to your itinerary:

Terra Natura
Terra Natura

Terra Natura Murcia is a new-generation wildlife with a habitat design enabling you to come into contact with the animals as if there were no barriers between you – at least, no visible ones. The 165,445 m² of the wildlife park is divided into two themed areas: the African Savannah and the Iberian Peninsula. At Terra Natura Murcia you can see more than 300 animals from 50 different species, three of which are in serious danger of extinction. As well as the hugely varied collection of wildlife, the educational information, architectural theming and the range of shows, entertainment and adventure activities make Terra Natura Murcia the a great choice for groups. 

Aqua Vera Waterpark
Aqua Vera Waterpark

This water park is located in Vera in northern Almería province, near Mojacar. Attractions which can be experienced at the park include the, body ski, twisting slides, adventure river and black hole, as well as wave pool and lake, plus mini-golf.

Go Karting
Go Karting

La Manga GoKart and leisure centre has over 30 years’ experience in Karting and operates an exciting centre at La Manga del Mar Menor. The Centre has three different tracks to enable each age group and ability level to drive safely within a tailor made environment, and a number of different models of karts for hire which again not only suit all ages and abilities. As the evenings wear on floodlights illuminate the tracks so that those who wish to drive during the evenings can continue to do so. In addition to the karts, the centre has a restaurant, cafe and snack bar. There is also a well-equipped games zone with billiards, table football, video games, bouncy castle, trampolines, bucking rodeo bull ride.

We can offer tailor made tours to suit your specific group requirements, additional training sessions and friendly fixtures v local opposition can be arranged. Please find below an example itinerary to La Manga Club:

 

DAY 1.

Depart regional UK airport for flight to Murcia or Alicante

Arrive at Murcia/Alicante airport

Transfer to accommodation and explore surroundings

Evening meal at accommodation

 

DAY 2.

Breakfast at accommodation

Training session #1         

Murcia/Cartagena sight-seeing visit

Evening meal at accommodation

 

DAY 3.

Breakfast at accommodation

Fixture #1 v local Spanish opposition

Evening meal at accommodation

 

DAY 4.

Breakfast at accommodation

Training session #2

Fixture #2 v local Spanish opposition

Evening meal at accommodation

 

DAY 5.

Breakfast at accommodation

Transfer to Terra Natura Wildlife Park

Transfer to Murcia/Alicante airport for flight back to UK

Arrive UK

 

Tour ends

 

Please note this is an example itinerary. Tailor made schedules can be arranged to suit specific group requirements where possible.