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EUROVELO 8 E-BIKE TOUR

Discover Eurovelo 8 cycle route crossing the Costa Brava in 3 stages by staying in the most exclusive hotels. 5 trip days in which you will travel, together with local guides, from Girona to the French border by electric bikes.

Starting in Girona and ending in Peralada, this section of the mediterranean route is specially designed for groups and families looking for low difficulty itineraries. The main part of the route takes part on secondary paved roads and easy trail paths allowing all members of the group to enjoy a fantastic cycling experience.

The Costa Brava and his idyllic coves of crystalline waters is a matchless backdrop for cycle tourism: quiet roads, an amazing climate, our excellent gastronomy and Girona’s cycling culture are some of the reasons why the best teams in the world live and train here not to mention the numerous amateurs and cycling tourists who visit us year after year.

OFF THE BIKE ACTIVITIES DURING YOUR TRIP

Additionaly, Girona – Costa Brava also offers a wide range of cultural and off the bike activities that will complement your trip. Take a look at our favourite ones:

  • Follow the brilliant artistic footprint of Salvador Dalí visiting his museum in Figueres.

  • Discover the Roman ruins of Sant Martí d’Empúries.

  • Delight yourself in the old medieval villages of Pals, Peratallada and Monells.

  • Visit Peralada wineriesCastell-Cap Roig Botanical Gardens and Aiguamolls de l’Empordà Natural Parc.

  • Enjoy the best gastronomy in El Celler de Can Roca, two times awarded best restaurant in the world.

Eurovelo 8 cycle route will captivate you!

TOTAL

DISTANCE

144 kms

TOTAL

ELEVATION

971 mts

AVERAGE DAILY DISTANCE

48 kms

AVERAGE DAILY ELEVATION

323 mts

GENERAL INFO:

Starting location: Girona
Ending location: Peralada
Duration: 5 days, 3 stages
Reccomended season: February to November

INCLUDED BICYCLE:
2020 SCOTT SUBCROSS 20 E-BIKE

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OUR GUIDES:

Joan

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Gerard

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One Tour, two options:

Private Tour: Enjoy a guaranteed to run premium cycling experience with us. Choose your own dates and fill in the form to get your group’s custom quote within 24 hours.

Scheduled Tour: Come cycle with us and meet other cyclists from all over the world on an epic adventure. Check date availability and book online in the Scheduled Tour section down below.

EUROVELO 8 E-BIKE TOUR ITINERARY

DAY 1 WELCOME TO CATALONIA!

PICK UP AND TRANSFER TO GIRONA

We will pick you up in Barcelona or Girona airports and take you to our hotel in Girona, Catalonia’s cycling capital.

Upon arrival at the hotel we will give a briefing to provide you with general information about the tour before tuning the bicycles of all the guests who have contracted our rental service.

In the afternoon you will be given a guided city tour with a local guide through the old city including visits to: the Cathedral, the jewish quarter, the old walls, independence square and main cycling cafes (aprox. 3,5h). Depending on the arrival time at the hotel, we will move the tour to day 5.

We will end the first day of Eurovelo 8 cycle route with a fantastic welcoming dinner in the hotel, with the whole team.

ACCOMODATION

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DAY 2 / STAGE 1 GIRONA – PLATJA D’ARO

STAGE DETAILS

Stage Highlights: Girona – Sant Feliu de Guíxols – S’Agaró

Optional off the bike activities:

  • Water sports

  • Yacht tour

  • Seafood gastronomy

  • Bell-Lloc wineries visit

DISTANCE

50 kms

ELEVATION

319 mts

CYCLING TIME

3 – 4 hours

ACCOMODATION

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Park Hotel San Jorge
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Platja d’Aro

DAY 3 / STAGE 2 PLATJA D’ARO – TORROELLA DE MONTGRÍ

STAGE DETAILS

Stage Highlights: Palamós – Calella de Palafrugell – Llafranc – Faro de Sant Sebastià

Optional off the bike activities:

  • Water sports

  • Touristic tour to Baix Empordà most important medieval villages (Monells , Pals y Peratallada)

  • Medas Islands boat tour

  • Visit the Roman Ruins of Sant Martí d’Empúries

DISTANCE

50 kms

ELEVATION

398 mts

CYCLING TIME

5 – 6  hours

ACCOMODATION

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Torroella de Montgrí

DAY 4 / STAGE 3 TORROELLA DE MONTGRÍ – PERALADA

STAGE DETAILS

Stage Highlights: L’Escala – Sant Pere Pescador – Parque Natural dels Aiguamolls de l’Empordà

Optional off the bike activities:

  • Touristic tour visiting Cap de Creus Natural Parc and Cadaqués village

  • Salvador Dalí Museum visit in Figueres

  • Enjoy Peralada Casino

  • Peralada Wineries visit

DISTANCE

44 kms

ELEVATION

254 mts

CYCLING TIME

3 – 4  hours

ACCOMODATION

Hotel Peralada

Peralada Wine Golf Spa
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Peralada

DAY 5 GOOD JOURNEY BACK!

DROP OFF

After a few intensive cycling days, this great experience reaches its end. We sincerely hope that you enjoy Eurovelo 8 cycle route as much as we do.

Our team will be waiting for you in the hall at the agreed time to transfer you to the airport where we will end our services.

Thank you so much for choosing us and we look forward to seeing you soon!

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ACCOMODATION 1st DAY

Palau de Bellavista by URH 4*

Girona

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ACCOMODATION 2nd DAY

Park Hotel San Jorge 4*

Platja d’Aro

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ACCOMODATION 3rd DAY

Molí del Mig by URH 4*

Torroella de Montgrí

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ACCOMODATION 4th DAY

Peralada Wine Spa Golf 5*

Peralada

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¿QUÉ INCLUYE?

SERVICIOS INCLUIDOS

  • Alojamiento en hoteles seleccionados en habitación doble y régimen de ½ pensión (almuerzo y cena).

  • Todos los traslados des de la llegada del grupo a Catalunya y hasta su partida.

  • Bicicletas eléctricas de alquiler SCOTT SubCross 20.

  • Ejecución del recorrido por guías ciclistas titulados, multilingües y especializados en turismo.

  • Seguro de salud.

  • Vehículo de soporte y asistencia en carretera.

  • Traslado diario de los equipajes.

  • Avituallamientos sólidos y líquidos durante el recorrido.

  • Servicio mecánico en caso de averías (no incluye repuestos en reparaciones de bicicletas del cliente).

  • Tasas turísticas.

  • Visitas a puntos de interés y asesoramiento turístico durante los recorridos.

  • Acceso a tracks del recorrido mediante la aplicación móbil RIDE WITH GPS.

  • PhotoBook del viaje.

  • Maillot Catalonia Bike Tours by Sportful

SERVICIOS OPCIONALES

  • Habitación individual.

  • Actividades i visitas complementarias.

  • Noches de viaje adicionales.

SERVICIOS NO INCLUIDOS

  • Traslados hasta nuestro país.

  • Comidas del mediodía.

  • Componentes y recambios de bicicletas del cliente.

  • Servicio de mini bar y extras en hoteles.

LEISURE BIKES RENTAL

SCOTT SubCross E-Ride 2021
(Electric Bike)

Meet the Sub Cross eRIDE 20, the easy way to explore gravel roads or smooth trails. The bike is equipped with the powerful Bosch Performance drive unit, intelligently integrated into the frame for a slick and smooth design. An adjustable stem and ergonomic saddle result in optimal comfort.

Scott E-bike rental girona

Price: €50 / stage


TECHNICAL SPECIFICATIONS

  • Sub eRIDE 6061 Alloy
  • SUNTOUR NVX 30 NLO DS QR 700C STEEL TAPERED
  • Shimano Alivio 3100 9 Speed
  • Shimano Alivio 3100 9 Speed
  • Shimano CS HG400 11-36
  • Shimano BR-M200 Disc
  • Bosch Performance
  • PowerTube 500 Wh
  • Purion Display
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CANYON Endurace CF 7 All Road 2022
(SRAM Rival AXS)

This bike combines the latest-generation comfortable-and-fast Endurace carbon frame, with wide 35 mm all-road Schwalbe tyres. The result: a quick, smooth endurance road bike that lets you switch between smooth asphalt, broken roads, and light gravel with total ease.

Canyon gravel bike rental girona

Price: €55 / stage


TECHNICAL SPECIFICATIONS

  • Canyon Endurace CF Disc
  • Axle dimension: 12×142 mm
  • Material: Carbon (CF)
  • Canyon FK0089 CF Disc
  • Material: carbon
  • Steerer tube diameter: 1¼”
  • Axle dimensions: 12 x 100 mm
  • Brake mount: flat mount
  • Wheel size: 700C
  • SRAM Rival eTap AXS
  • Rear derailleur with wireless shifting. Featuring robust steel bearings and spring clutch for quiet, secure operation. Cage material: aluminium. Maximum cassette size: 36T.
  • SRAM Rival eTap AXS
  • Front derailleur with wireless shifting. Featuring Yaw technology, eliminating the need for derailleur trim. Mounting type: braze-on.
  • SRAM Rival eTap AXS, 2-speed
  • Left-hand shifter with hood shape optimised to fit hands of all sizes, for comfortable and controlled braking from any position. With wireless shifting, contact point adjustment, reach adjust.
  • Right-hand shifter with hood shape optimised to fit hands of all sizes, for comfortable and controlled braking from any position. With wireless shifting, contact point adjustment, reach adjust.
  • SRAM Paceline
  • Designed for optimal venting. With rounded edges for easier wheel installs. Disc mount: centerlock. Weight: 155 g.
  • SRAM Rival DUB
  • Number of chainrings: 2
  • 43/30T
  • SRAM Rival XG-1250, 12-speed, 10-36
  • With SRAM’s premier X-Range gearing for a smoother progression over a greater gear range. Gear range: 10-36 T.
  • Wheels : DT Swiss Endurance LN
  • Rotor Mount: Center Lock
  • Tyres: Schwalbe G-One Allround, 35mm
  • 8.62 kg
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EUROVELO 8 E-BIKE TOUR PHOTO GALLERY

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Look no further. Your next cycling adventure starts here!

One Tour, two options:

Private Tour: Enjoy a guaranteed to run premium cycling experience with us. Choose your own dates and fill in the form to get your group’s custom quote within 24 hours.

Scheduled Tour: Come cycle with us and meet other cyclists from all over the world on an epic adventure. Check date availability and book online in the Scheduled Tour section down below.