Cycling routes in Costa Brava
The Costa Brava, with its breathtaking landscape of rugged cliffs, golden sandy beaches and medieval villages, is a true paradise for cycling enthusiasts.
This corner of Catalonia offers a variety of routes for all levels, from coastal paths to challenging mountain climbs. Cycling on the Costa Brava is a unique experience that combines sport, nature, and culture in a single package. Whether you are an experienced cyclist or an enthusiastic beginner, here you will find the perfect route to suit your skills and expectations.
Best cycling routes in Costa Brava
Puig de Cadiretes (42,5 km)
If you are a biker and love to challenge your limits, the Puig de Cadiretes route is for you. This circular route allows you to ride fast without technical difficulty, ideal for those looking for a smooth cycling experience in the middle of breathtaking scenery. From the start, the route tends to go up, but there are breaks that will allow you to recover while enjoying the natural surroundings.
The highest point on this route is Puig de les Cadiretes. At an altitude of 518 metres, the views are spectacular and worth the effort of the climb. From here you will be able to enjoy panoramic views that you will want to capture with your camera.
Medieval Villages Route (103 km)
This cycling route through the medieval villages of the Costa Brava is a moderately demanding route that will allow you to build up your endurance and work on your cadence and the technique while riding along narrow roads and small urban areas.
Covering a total of 103km, this route will take you through the heart of the Costa Brava, passing through Girona, Torroella de Montgrí and Ullastret, among others. Each of these towns has its own charm and personality and offer you a unique opportunity to immerse yourself in the rich history and culture of Catalonia while enjoying the cycling route.
Carrilet Route (41 km)
The Carrilet Route is a 41.9 km section that takes you from Girona to Sant Feliu de Guíxols. It is a gentle route with a slight gradient, which makes it perfect for those looking for a quiet and relaxing bike ride. Although the highest point is at Cassà de la Selva at 136 metres, don't worry, as the climb is gradual and easily manageable.
This route follows the old train route between Girona and Sant Feliu, allowing you to discover two counties: Gironès and Baix Empordà. From the basin of the River Ter to the Ridaura valley, passing through the Selva depression, this route offers a variety of breathtaking landscapes. Don't forget to take your camera because the landscapes are worthy of a picture!
Sant Pere del Bosc Route (12 km)
The Sant Pere del Bosc route is a hidden gem not to be missed. This short 12km route is perfect for stretching your legs and exploring the immediate surroundings of Lloret de Mar. With the bonus of its proximity to our hotel, you can easily enjoy a morning bike ride and return in time for a relaxing spa treatment.
During your ride, you will have the opportunity to visit the picturesque hermitages and oratories located in the surrounding wooded area. This trail is ideal as a complement to a fitness session or when you don't have time for a longer route. Despite its short length, this route offers a wealth of natural and cultural beauty, making every kilometre worthwhile.
Lloret de Mar - Turó de l’Home - Lloret de Mar (140 km)
For cycling enthusiasts looking for a real challenge, the circular route from Lloret de Mar to Turó de l'Home is an unbeatable option. At 140 km long, this route is not for the faint of heart. Get ready to climb the Turó de l'Home on one of its toughest and, at the same time, most beautiful slopes. On your way, you will cross shady forests full of charm and magic air that will transport you to another world. When you reach the high point of the great Montseny massif, you will feel an incomparable sense of achievement.
Montbarbat - Vidreres (43 km)
The local culture also unfolds before you when you cycle along the Costa Brava. Imagine discovering an Iberian settlement or medieval buildings along the way, such as those you'll find on the Montbarbat - Vidreres route. This 43 km route is a gem for MTB lovers, with steep climbs followed by fast and fun descents on endless trails. The panoramic views are simply spectacular and the cultural spots along the way make it well worth the effort.
Discover the cycling routes in Costa Brava
After an exciting day of cycling along the wonderful routes of the Costa Brava, what better way to relax than by staying at the luxurious Hotel Sant Pere del Bosc? Located in the heart of the Costa Brava, this 5-star hotel in Lloret de Mar is a true oasis of peace and wellbeing. Here you can enjoy a total disconnection, immersing yourself in a world of sensations in our exclusive spa.
Our hotel offers you the opportunity to discover the best cycling routes in Catalonia while you enjoy comfortable rooms and the most complete services to ensure your rest.