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Canigou Cycling Girona & Pyrenees Road Bike Vacations

Girona: A Cycling Paradise

The Cycling Region Girona

Between the Mediterranean and the Pyrenees, in the northeast of Spain,
lies Girona — one of the most attractive cycling regions of Europe:
fantastic scenery, mediterraenean climate, and an extensive network of
very good light-traffic roads await you.

Region of Unlimited Possibility

Sieben Rad RegionenHere you will find an unmatched variety of routes — from the Mediterranean coast to up high in the Pyrenees. Seven Classic Cycling Regions await you: Coastal-Plains, Steep-Coast, Pre-Pyrenees, Pro-Climbs, Dali's Coast, Medieval Villages, and the Hinterland.

Tradition and Professional Cyclists

Volta a CatalunyaCycling is deeply rooted in this region: For 100 years the traditional race Volta Catalunya has been taking place here. The terrific Steep-Coast is the scene
of one of the classic stages of the Vuelta de España. In 2009 the Tour de France also cycled along this coast.

Today the city of Girona is known as the capital of professional cycling: Many of the world's best teams and riders have relocated to Girona. Currently as many as 90 pro cyclists live and train here. Amongst others the the Garmin Team is also here. Canigou Cycling organizes events here in the Girona region, for example for Cervélo.

Klima in GironaMediterranean Climate

Cycling — All year long.
Ideal conditions for cycling throughout the year. Canigou Cycling arranges Cycling Vacations from January to December.

BarcelonaOptions

But the range of possibilities goes far beyond cycling: On rest days you can discover the small coves of the Costa Brava, the medieval center of Girona, the Dalí museum in Figueres, and the cultural metropolis of Barcelona.
Here you can find detailed descriptions of the many possibilities for your day off.

CanigouThe Canigou

The Canigou is located on the French side, only 50km/31mi from the coastline. With a height of 2784m /9134ft it majestically dominates the landscape of the region − this is where Canigou Cycling is at home.

Video: Costa Brava from the air

This well done video by the Costa Brava Girona Tourism Board shows many of our favorite places of the Costa Brava.
Enjoy watching.