Discover the Empordà region

Cycle along one county with special personality in Catalonia, with its vineyards and beaches

Experience

Easy level.
Cycling holidays for all.

Touring Catalonia

From March to October

Available from March to October.
Scheduled in April , June & Setember.

Highlights

Visit the Empordà region, the Costa Brava & Wineyards

625 EUR / Person

We really enjoy this bike tour cycling in the Costa Brava! Specially the Roses bay from L'Escala following the Pirinexus path.

CONNIE P.

Lovely Roses bay!

‘Empordà bike trour’ is a cycling tour along L’Empordà, the county with more personality in Catalonia. Many artists such as Salvador Dalí or Josep Pla where born here and inspired for their landscape. Our route invites you to visit differents parts of this region. The vineyards, The Costa Brava, Figueres city, the Roses bay, l’Escala and Sant Martí d’Empúries and its greek ruines, the Natural Park of Aiguamolls, and a long list ….

Also you can enjoy the spirit of the Costa Brava and its natural beaches and rocky landscapes. The Emporda bike trip is totally flat, surrounding mountains like the Montgri Castle and also across some medieval and historical villages such as Pals.

Scheduled APRIL 1st to 8th

Scheduled JUNE 12th to 18th

Scheduled SEPTEMBER 13th to 19th

PACKAGE DETAILS

DAY 1 - Settle down in Girona

Arrival in Girona. Settle down in the hotel and welcome meeting with Touring Catalonia staff to introduce about ‘Emporda bike trip’. Overnight in Girona city where you can visit the olt town, Cathedral, walls, jewish quarter and parks and nice streets. The hotel is located just 2 minutes walking from the center.

DAY 2 - From Girona to L’Estartit (46 Km)

Today you will follow the Ter river until the Mediterranean sea. Crossing small villages and mostly in safe and quiet bike trails. Along the way, you will discover some natural zones and finish in a beach in a Natural park. The hotel is just 50 meters to the beach in L’Estartit, in front of the Medes islands.

DAY 3 - Circular around L’Estartit, the medieval villages (40 or 60 Km)

Today it would be a special day, you will bike across the history. The circular route will lead you through different small medieval villages such as Ullastret, Peretallada or the charming Pals. At the end of you will bike back to the Ter river in the Mediterranean sea called La Gola del Ter.

DAY 4 - L’Estartit to Roses, biking along Roses bay (53 Km)

Biking along the Roses bay is one of the most beautiful experiences that you can have in the Costa Brava, always with the sea on your right side. In Roses you can enjoy its seafront the beach, the citadel and the lighthouse.

DAY 5 - Circular Empordà, among the vineyards (28 - 50 Km)

Biking among the typical small villages in Alt Empordà such as Vilajuiga, Garriguella, Perelada you will discover the traditional cooperative and cellers of the region. Stop and taste its wine and traditional foods.

DAY 6 - From Roses to Figueres (28 or 40 Km)

Back to Figueres across small and ancient villages in the countryside, such as Castelló d’Empúries, Vilanova de La Muga or Perelada.And also surronded by vineyards and always with the Pyrenees on the right on your way, it will be the best way to finish your trip in Figueres city: the city of the famous painter Salvador Dalí.

DAY 7 - Sweet Godbye!

Departure after breakfast.

  • 6 NIGHTS ACCOMMODATION YES
  • 6 BREAKFAST YES
  • GIRONA GUIDED VISIT (2 hours) YES
  • WELCOME MEETING YES
  • DETAILED MAP ROUTE YES
  • ASSISTANCE FROM 9 TO 17 YES
  • LUGGAGE TRANSPORT YES

By plane:

Girona Airport: Every hour there is a bus from Girona Airport to Girona train station. Direct Transfer upon request.

Barcelona Airport. Every half hour there is a train to Barcelona Sants train station. Direct Transfer upon request.

By car:

E15/A9 in France and then AP7.

 

By train:

Girona Station. You can check the timetables and prices in http://www.renfe.com/EN/viajeros/horarios.html .

Just select Departure: Barcelona and Destination: Girona and your arrival date. The trains to Girona depart in Barcelona Sants Station.

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