Cycling Holidays on the Costa Daurada
Mediterrania Cycling Tours invite you to discover the interior of the Costa Daurada, a privileged location for road cycling and without the usual crowds of cyclists. More than 2000 km of secondary roads in perfect conditions await you, made even better by the virtual lack of traffic. You’ll enjoy some spectacular, authentic natural and rural landscape.
AN INTRODUCTION TO CYCLING TOURISM ON THE COSTA DAURADA AND TERRES DE L’EBRE
El Priorat, Siurana, Prades, Poblet, El Montsant, Escaladei, Gandesa, Horta de Sant Joan, Els Ports, El Pinell de Brai or Miravet? Places full of history, culture and tradition, some of which are authentic symbols of southern Catalonia. Our routes are a must for the cycling tourist. The combination of the sport of cycling and the unique historical, cultural, and gastronomic features of the little-known interior of the Costa Daurada, accompanied by a taste of the wines and olive oil of the celebrated designations of origin (appellation controlée) of the Costa Daurada and Terres de l’Ebre.
The routes have been carefully designed and run almost entirely along quiet secondary roads that provide a pleasant mix of natural and rural scenery, magnificent climbs and winding descents. Spring and autumn are generally the best seasons, but the summer is also a good time, even though the temperatures are higher. The routes are ideal for weekend breaks or longer holidays, as a couple or with friends. They also make a great finish to your professional conference or trade fair in Barcelona! If you like, we can prepare tailored routes to suit your needs.
Accommodation is usually in small 3-star and 4-star hotels but, depending on availability, you may also be staying in rural guesthouses. So to ensure your booking and organize everything to fit the proposed route, you should book as early as possible.Cuisine plays a notable role on this trip. The interior of the Mediterranean, away from the hustle and bustle of the coastal towns, offers visitors a wide range of local cuisine to round off the cycling-tourism experience. The products of this land forms the basis of the Mediterranean Diet, declared Intangible Cultural Heritage by UNESCO.
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The routes are self-guided using a GPS satnav device, but you can always hire a guide to accompany you on the route. In fact, this is something we often recommend to groups and those who are just getting into cycling for the first time.
At Mediterrania Cycling Tours, we take care of everything. We will come and pick you up from the airport, book your accommodation, provide you with a road bike and satnav device, transfer your luggage each day and, if you want, we can provide a support van to accompany you along the route. We suggest a number of different cultural, historical or gastronomic visits for each day and all you have to do is choose.