Pyrenees-Barcelona Bike Tour
Our adventure starts off in La Cerdanya valley, in the Pyrenees, which is one of the largest valleys in Europe. Here we will cross part of Catalonia from La Cerdanya to Barcelona, travelling on secondary roads with beautiful landscapes.
This route through Catalonia will be accompanied by the excellent Mediterranean climate, which is ideal for cycling as it allows riders to enjoy the best sensations while on their bike.
An excellent opportunity to get to know this region, its people, customs and this environment of great natural and cultural value, which also offers great gastronomic options.
DAY 1 · Welcome to Catalonia
Our trip starts in Barcelona, the meeting point will be at Estación de Francia at 10.00 am, where our staff will welcome you. We will then depart towards our destination, the Pyrenees. The trip will take about 2 hours.
Arrival at the hotel, check-in, briefing of the routes and preparation of the bikes, after that we will have lunch and you will have the afternoon free to stroll or enjoy a bike ride around the area.
DAY 2 · Bellver - Lles
Distance: 73 km
Altitude: 1,158 m
On this day we will leave the hotel to cycle through the western part of the valley, heading towards Alp, continuing through Prats until we arrive at Bellver, along very quiet roads and with hardly any traffic we will arrive at Martinet.
We’ll start climbing up to coll de Lles, arriving at the small and charming mountain village of Ardovol, then we will cycle down to Prullans, where we will stop for lunch and then we’ll continue the route along the main road until we reach Puigcerda, the hotel and that’s it until tomorrow.
DÍA 3 · La Collada-La Molina-Masella
Distance: 50 km
Altitude: 849 m
Today’s stage will be slightly easier with an 850 m altitude difference spread over 50 km. The point of departure and return will be our hotel, from where will head straight to La Collada de Toses with a continuous ascension of 21 km and an average of 3.2%.
DAY 4 · La Cerdanya – Prats de Lluçanes
Distance: 92 km
Altitude: 1,786 m
Our route for the day will head towards Barcelona along inland roads with hardly any traffic.
We will leave the hotel and head towards La Molina ski resort, then we’ll head to Pla de Anyella, enjoying its spectacular meadows along the way. The next stop will be coll de la Creueta, a category 1 pass and scenario of numerous stages of the Spanish Vuelta, but we’ll cover the distance downhill.
Then we will continue pedalling until we reach Sant Jaume de Frontanyà, one of Catalunya’s smallest villages, but one with an impressive Romanesque church dating back to the 11th century.
The route will continue to Prats de Lluçanes, which will be the end of today’s stage, we’ll spend the night and continue tomorrow.
DAY 5 · Prats de Lluçanes – Barcelona
Distance: 74 km
Altitude: 1,287 m
We will leave the hotel early to start the last stage towards Barcelona, along secondary roads, cycling deep into the most remote area of Catalonia, bordering impressive fields of crops and leafy forests.
The end of the stage will be at Matadepera, to then go into Barcelona and reach our hotel by vehicle.
Breakfast, check-out and transfer to airport, end of our adventure and services