Valencia Rugby 7s, 1 – 3 June 2018 with Valencia Sports Tours
Valencia Sports Tours is now partnered with the Valencia Rugby 7s, offering one fantastic weekend of Rugby and fun for Elite, Vets and Social clubs, men and ladies from 1-3 June in Oliva, Valencia.
After a number of years in the city of Valencia, we have made the decision to move the tournament to Oliva Nova Resort, a location right on the beach with four of the finest grass pitches. With accommodation within the resort and only 100m from the beach, outdoor pools and the town of Denia just a few minutes away, this new location will offer a new dimension to the Valencia Rugby 7s.
We have managed to offer this brilliant weekend at a stunning price.
2 NIGHTS – £135
3 NIGHTS – £165
Elite – Male/Female
Social – Male/Female
Vets (Rugby 10) – Male
U16-U18 – Male
For this amazing price you will play a minimum of 4 matches, 2/3 nights bed and breakfast in apartments next to the beach, tournament registration and t-shirt, welcome drink, Saturday BarBq and party, physio/medical and ambulance on site, water at games, official team photo, shuttle bus from apartments to pitches and much more.
Flights are available from all over the UK and Ireland to Alicante which is the closest airport to the tournament so there are plenty of options. We can arrange transfers for you or offer as much advice as you need should you wish to make your own way to Oliva.
This is a brilliant opportunity and great way to finish the season. Don’t miss out!
SCROLL DOWN BELOW FOR ALL THE INFORMATION AND PACKAGE DETAILS & CLICK HERE TO CONTACT US AND BOOK YOUR PLACE IN 2018’s TOURNAMENT
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Visit Valencia and watch Valencia CF VS Real Madrid this January – Offer
With Valencia flying high in La Liga, this fixture takes on another dimension this January. Valencia VS Real Madrid has always held some tension and magic but with the positions of both teams at present, for several years, this fixture has not had the importance in respect of league positioning than it has this season.
Following Real Madrid’s loss on 2016/17 season here at the Mestalla, they will be desperate to revenge this defeat as well as set themselves up for the remainder of the season in their chase for the title. Valencia on the other hand will hope they are still hot on the tails of Barcelona at the end of January and want to push Real Madrid further away from challenging.
FROM AN INCREDIBLE £279, YOU CAN VISIT THE CITY WITH THIS PACKAGE –
2 NIGHTS IN A CENTRAL 3* HOTEL WITH BREAKFAST – Either Friday to Sunday or Saturday to Monday (match 27 January, 16:15)
TICKETS TO SEE VALENCIA VS REAL MADRID
PLUS, the following week, Real Madrid return to Valencia to play another La Liga match against Levante at Estadi Ciutat de Valencia, and we will be offering the same package from £245.
We will be happy to advise you on all elements of your stay from places to visit, eat and drink and anything else you would like to experience in Valencia.
Price based on two people sharing a room. Single person supplement available.
Additional nights or reduced length of stay possible, please contact us to discuss your options.
Airport transfers from Valencia Airport to hotel only. Transfer options from Castellon (1 hour) and Alicante (2 hours) available at additional cost.
PRICES ABOVE SUBJECT TO CHANGE DEPENDING ON TICKETS AVAILABLE FOR EITHER MATCH
Black Friday Offer – Levante UD VS Real Madrid Package, SAVE £60 per person!
We have decided to get involved with the Black Friday madness and offer a rediculously cheap package for 2 people to visit Valencia for the match between locals Levante UD and Real Madrid over the first weekend of February (2nd to the 5th).
FOR ONE DAY ONLY, BLACK FRIDAY OFFER – £185 PER PERSON
(Based on two people sharing a room)
Package from Friday 2 to Monday 5 February includes –
3 NIGHTS IN A 3* CENTRAL HOTEL WITH BREAKFAST
TICKETS TO LEVANTE UD VS REAL MADRID @ ESTADI CIUTAT DE VALENCIA
Plus all the advice and support you need to make the whole weekend a special one.
In addition, should you be a couple and wish to bring a child with you, just add an additional £100.
To book, just contact us HERE VIA OUR SITE, email email@example.com or call 07870 215 474 NOW!! You will be required to pay a deposit of just £100 with the balance to be paid by 1 January 2018.
THESE PACKAGES ARE FOR A LIMITED NUMBER AND AT A SAVING OF £60 PER PERSON!! ONCE SOLD OUT, PRICE WILL INCREASE TO £245 PER PERSON & £140 FOR ADDITIONAL CHILD. OFFER CLOSES AT 8PM FRIDAY 24 NOVEMBER.
Packages for Valencia VS Real Madrid are available for the weekend of 27 January 2018 also, prices for the 3 night package start at £250 per person based on 2 sharing. Use same contact details as above for booking.
You can tailor your package to add or reduce number of nights, remove breakfast option, book restaurants, clubs, excursions and much more. Just contact us to discuss in more detail.
A Fantastic First Valencia Smash! T20 International Cricket Tournament
Valencia Sports Tours with the support of Levante CC and Cricket España welcomed 4 cricket clubs from the UK to the city of Valencia for the inaugural Valencia Smash! International T20 Tournament.
Played over 4 days of sunshine from 19 – 22 October, a total of 10 matches took place at the VCG (or as the locals call it, Campo de Beisbol) with sides Cowley Drifters, Freshfields, Herts Vets and West Hagley all making the trip to Valencia.
Day 1 saw West Hagley edge out Freshfields and hosts Levante CC beat Cowley Drifters with the latter of the two matches played under lights, a novelty to the visiting side and maybe just gave hosts Levante a slight advantage.
Day 2 began at 10am with matches all day until 10pm! West Hagley continued their winning streak with a win against Herts Vets under the evening lights, plus a second win for Levante against Freshfields saw both clubs moving ahead of the rest at the end of day 2. Cowley also overcome Freshfields but it was their match against Herts Vets that was the game of the day. Cowley set a record T20 score at the VCG 274, only to be chased down by some rediculous batting by the Vets, setting the new ground record of 279.
Day 3 began with Freshfields posting their first win of the tournament after overcoming Herts Vets who also succumb to a vibrant local team which meant Levante sat top of the table. So it was down to West Hagley and Cowley. Should West Hagley beat the Drifters, they would guaratee their place in the final by finishing in the top two with Levante, however, should Cowley overcome their rivals, they would send West Hagley into the final day needing a result against Levante. It wasn’t to be for Cowley as West Hagley were too strong, however, a great game was blessed with some quality cricket.
Day 4. With both West Hagley and Levante guaranteed the top two spots, their scheduled morning final group game match was cancelled and all eyes were focussed on the final which began at 1pm in the glorious autumn blue skies and sunshine. With Levante winning the toss and selecting to bat, we knew we were in for a competitive match as the two sides looked very equal over the days passed. And the final proved just that! Some excellent bowling from the West Hagley team kept the Levante score down to 168 for 9 from their 20 overs with the only shining light a quality 66 from opening batsman Azah Abbas. As scores over the previous days had suggested, this was going to be a tough task the home side to defend but defend they did. With some stunning batting from opener Hasam who made his 50 before being dismissed by Tariq, caught behind by Morgan. the quality batting of West Hagley edged ever closer to the total but were losing wickets along the way and as a result, their run rate slowing. Unfortunately for West Hagley, they couldn’t maintain the scoring pace and fell just short by 10 runs, making 158 for 9 off their 20 overs, with captain Rowan Pinkerton of Levante taking 3 crucial wickets.
So Levante CC picked up the winners trophy following a passionate and exciting final, with the match a fitting end to a wonderful 4 days of cricket, fun, laughs, plenty of food and certainly beers! In addition awards were shared out as follows –
Best Bowler – Ghulam Ali – West Hagley
Best Batsman – Alex Gotley – Cowley Drifters
Champagne Moment – Adeel Sajid – West Hagley (Bowled hatrick and 4 wickets in 5 balls in the same over)
The SMASH! Award – Harjit Singh (Broke nose on Saturday and came back to play the final Sunday)
Special thanks go to all the players, teams, umpires, scorers, the ground and bar who were open and available for every hour of every day and anyone else who made this an brilliant few days. Until 2018…….
If you want to be part of the Valencia Smash! 2018, please do not hesitate to get in touch with us now to reserve your place by CLICKING HERE
The 37th Valencia Marathon Another Incredible Occasion
Each year, the marathon continues to attract both runners and spectators to the streets of Valencia, creating an atmosphere runners from the UK who took part in both 10k and the marathon said was the best they have ever experienced, having previously taken part in the biggest races across Europe! With Valencia being a city full of beauty and culture, while also being relatively small compared to Europes capitals and metropolises, the 26 mile route passes almost all the sites you could wish to see. Also with the local community fully embracing the marathon, the support is phenomenal.
With the race starting and finishing at the stunning City of Arts and Science, our runners have highlighted just how incredible setting it is as you enter the Turia (riverbed park) in the final kilometre and into the final metres on the blue carpet between the impressive modern architecture.
There wasn’t a cloud in the sky and temperatures reached 20°C on the flat city course. These conditions were of benefit to the elite runners as Kenyan Sammy Kirop Kitwara won the mens race with a course record of 2:05:15 and Ethiopian Aberu Zennebe won the womens in 2:26:17.
Valencia Sports Tours will be offering packages for the Valencia Marathon 2018, plus, with so many great running events in the city across the year, we will be offering packages on all meets from 10k events up, offering you the chance to visit this wonderful city, taking part in the sport you love, whatever your level. Keep one eye on our FACEBOOK PAGE and also visit our BRAND NEW PAGE HERE to get involved.
The Valencia Smash! this Thursday 19 October 2017
Just under a year in the making, Valencia Sports Tours and Levante CC have come together to host what we hope will become an annual event on the cricket calendar. Four teams from the UK, Cowley Drifters, Herts Vets, West Hagley and Freshfields, along with their local hosts, with play 11 matches over four days, including two matches under lights.
Supported by Cricket España, this end of the season tournament has been created for several reasons. The first, a great way to finish the season, plenty of great cricket ahead with equal amounts of social interaction guaranteed. The second is to continue the development of Levante CC as an ever growing club, one that is improving on both a cricketing level and internal infrastructure every year and finally to showcase the sport in Valencia like it has never been seen before. This is important for the longevity of the sport in the city, highlight the popularity in the number of players playing, both in Valencia and those prepared to travel to the city from across Europe and beyond, as well as hopefully bring through new young players and locals to the game.
Starting at 4pm on Thursday through to the final on Sunday afternoon, all five teams will play each other once, with the top two sides following these matches playing a final at 1pm Sunday.
To be part of the Valencia Smash! 2018, get in touch NOW via our CONTACTS PAGE.
Ridiculous Offer!! See Barcelona and Athletico Madrid in Valencia this November
From Friday 24 – Monday 27 November
3 nights in central Valencia 3* Hotel with breakfast
Return airport transfers
Tickets to watch Valencia vs Barcelona at the Mestalla
Tickets to watch Levante vs Athletico Madrid at Estadi Ciutat de València
As much advice and support in making the rest of your weekend in Valencia as incredible as possible!
With return flights on these dates direct for as little as £50, this is a no brainer for all football fans across the UK!
Should you wish to discuss this further, create your own bespoke package or just take in one of the matches, just let us know and we can offer a price just for you.
Get in touch via our CONTACTS PAGE NOW!!
The Valencia Derby at Levante on 16 September
With Levante UD now back in the top flight of La Liga, the city of Valencia is buzzing about the renewed rivalry between the two local clubs. On 16 September, the battle will commence and we have tickets available for you.
From ONLY *£140 per person, you can visit Valencia for 2 nights in a city centre hotel including breakfast and this includes your tickets to the match!! If you visit the football ticketing site, already this match is selling for extraordinary amounts, with prices well over £140 for just your match day ticket so we know our value is second to none!
Levante have stepped up to the task so far this season with a win at home against a decent Villareal, followed by a well deserved draw against Deportivo de la Coruña in an exciting match which a very soft sending off against Levante who were on top for the 90 minutes, except for 2 chances for the away side which saw 2 goals before half time.
Valencia have also started positive, something that cannot be said in the previous couple of seasons with an expected home win on match day 1, followed up by a great 2-2 draw against Real Madrid away from home.
So the stage is set for a great Valencia derby, make sure you are a part of it.
*Based on two people sharing a hotel room.
New November T20 Tournament in Valencia in support of the Tom Maynard Trust
From 3 to 5 November, Levante CC and Valencia will play host to a second T20 tournament of the autumn. This annual tournament in support of the Tom Maynard Trust will be played in Valencia for the first time, moving up the coast from their usual La Manga location.
Levante CC will be the hosts and local side involved with the tournament, which will see another 3 or 4 sides from the UK visit. There are places still available and your club could be part of it. The details are as follows –
- 3 nights’ accommodation (arrive 3rd, depart 6th) including breakfast
- Entry into the 3 day cricket tournament
- Water during games
- Friday evening light tea at the clubhouse
- Sunday evening casual presentation dinner at the clubhouse – paella / tapas
Price – £245 per person, £195 per supporter
Flights are not included. There are direct flights from London, Manchester and Glasgow with Ryanair on Friday 3 November at great times to get you to the city before lunch time and currently at incredible value!! They return Monday 6 November. Easyjet and BA also fly direct from Gatwick.
With the Valencia Smash! leading the way this autumn but now sold out, this is the perfect post season social tournament to enjoy before your winter break.
Contact us via our CONTACTS page now!
ADDITIONAL INFO –
Additional nights are available
Transfers available including from Alicante if this airport is preferred (1.45-2hours transfer)
The matches are played on artificial wicket and 4g outfield
Food and drink available at the ground all weekend