Welcome to Olot

Olot sprawls over a large area with broad, tree-lined boulevards, but the medieval centre is agreeably walkable, with a handful of museums, grand Modernista buildings, exceptional restaurants and a lively Monday market, and well worth a stop in its own right.

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Pyrenees-Costa Brava Bike Tour

Day 1 - Welcome to Catalonia. Our trip starts in Barcelona, the meeting point will be at Estación de Francia at 10.00 am, from where we will depart towards our destination, the Pyrenees. The trip will take about 2 hours. Once in the mountains we'll do a briefing of the routes and preparation of the bikes. After that we will have lunch and you will have the afternoon free to stroll, discover the magnificent place por enjoy the first bike ride around the area. Day 2 - Puigcerda - Ripoll. Today we will start heading towards Costa Brava 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. We will continue cycling along the road from Montgrony to Gombren, Campdevànol and Ripoll, which will be the end of the day’s stage, where we will spend the night.Day 3 - Ripoll - Olot. Today the road will take us from Ripoll to Olot, where we will take the “Carrilet” road until Sant Joan de les Abadesses, known for its impressive Romanesque monastery and an interesting old town! From Sant Joan de las Abadesses we will head towards Olot along the coll de Santigossa, a secondary road with very little traffic and a scenery of leafy forests.Day 4 - Olot-Girona. Route from Olot to Girona along the green track, and crossing the volcanic region of La Garrotxa, with its spectacular landscapes! We will continue through the valley of the Burgent river until La Cellera, where we will meet the Ter river again and will following its course. The route continues through small charming villages until Girona, where we will stay the night.Day 5 - Girona - Sant Feliu de Guixols. We will arrive at our destination today, from Girona to the coast, along the green track of the Carrilet. This track has been designed for cyclists and hikers only. We will arrive at Sant Feliu de Guixols, with its magnificent port of a great historical and cultural interest. A day to enjoy the real Costa Brava and its beautiful beaches and landscapes!Day 6. Breakfast, check-out and transfer to airport, end of our adventure. It has been a great time, you'll want to repeat it next year!


Cycle Northern Spain

Encounter the beauty of Catalonia's countryside and its rustic towns on this active bike trip. Designed for the weekend cyclist, this itinerary is challenging enough to get the heart pumping but comfortable enough that you can still appreciate the crystal-clear streams, medieval walled cities, and stunning Mediterranean coastlines of the Pyrenees. Journey across volcanic landscape to ancient towns where you can recharge with culinary delicacies before winding down on the beaches of the Costa Brava. Experience the beauty of Catalonia and cycle through its heart.