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Northern Spain - Cycleways of Catalonia - Self-Guided Family Cycling Holiday

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The amazing Catalonia region is packed full of fun and provides plenty to keep the kids smiling. From picturesque valleys to a glorious coast and the delightful Girona too, this is one not to miss.

Holiday Highlights

  • Cycling around the lush, green Garrotxa volcanic zone
  • Following former railway tracks between Olot and the coast
  • Spending a free day in Girona with its magnificent cathedral
  • Exploring the waterfalls at Moli D‘en Murri
  • Enjoying a taste of Olot’s rich cultural heritage
  • Finishing your tour at the seaside town of Sant Feliu de Guíxols

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Day Description Distance Meals
1 Arrival into Girona airport - Transfer to Olot    
2 Olot to Les Planes D'Hostoles 16 + 2 (optional loop) Miles / 25 + 3 (optional loop) Kms Approx. B  
3 Les Planes D'Hostoles to Girona 22 Miles / 36 Kms Approx. B  
4 Sightseeing in Girona   B  
5 Girona to Caldes de Malavella 17 Miles / 27 Kms Approx. B  
6 Caldes de Malavella to Sant Feliu de Guíxols 21 Miles / 33 Kms Approx. B  
7 Departure from Sant Feliu de Guíxols - Transfer to Girona airport   B  

Meals: B = Breakfast L = Lunch D = Dinner | Please keep in mind the distances and ascent information provided are intended to be indicative and may vary from the actuals due to accommodation changes or when compared on different GPS devices and software

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Holiday Information

This self-guided family cycling extravaganza takes you from the volcanoes of the Spanish Garrotxa Natural Park to the beautiful Costa Brava. Following part of the old Narrow-Gauge Railway Route, plenty of the route is on relaxing, traffic-free cycle paths with tons of interesting stops along the way. La Garrotxa Volcanic Area Nature Reserve is a great place to cycle, surrounded by lush greenery and breath-taking views. Combined with medieval cities and Spanish hospitality, this trip is the perfect adventure for your summer holiday!


Our place to place journey starts in Olot where we can explore the town and its surroundings. From here you'll be riding on cycle paths and country lanes, spending your days discovering the beech forests and craters of this stunning natural park. You'll then make your way towards the lovely Girona where you have a free day to explore its magnificent cathedral and pootle through its atmospheric cobbled streets.


You'll finish the week cycling towards the rugged Costa Brava, as you make your way to the coast from Girona. You'll pedal through the awe-inspiring Selva depression and the Ridaura valley. You'll finish the trip in the relaxed town of Sant Feliu de Guíxols, where you'll spend the evening in a beachside hotel, the perfect place to sip your sunset sangria while the younger ones play!


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Duration: 7 days
Return: 07/01/2050

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Holiday Details


Season 1: 01/03 – 04/04 – £890 pp

Season 3: 05/04 – 19/04 – £1135 pp

Season 2: 20/04 – 30/06 – £995 pp

Season 3: 01/07 – 15/09 – £1135 pp

Season 2: 16/09 – 30/09 – £995 pp

Season 1: 01/10 – 31/10 – £890 pp

Place to place

6 nights hotel accommodation

4 days riding

1 rest day

Breakfasts each day


Route notes and maps provided

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Minimum 2 people

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