The Girona Gourmet Tour is for people who love cycling, food & discovering new places. Enjoy relaxed rides, unique local food experiences and discover Girona’s cycling culture.
Stay in a city centre hotel & kick back & relax by the pool at the end of the day.
On an Eat Sleep Cycle tour all you have to think about is enjoying your ride. This is a flexible itinerary offering riders the opportunity to extend or shorten the ride depending on their fitness level.
Optional guided ride up Els Àngels, 25 km, 500 m
Aperitif in Girona Old Town
Banyoles Lake, 47 km, 500 m
Walking Food Tour of Girona
Ride to Masia for a traditional lunch, 60 km, 500 m
Tastes of Empordà, Wine, Cheese, Olive Oil & Architecture, 60 km, 600 m
Transfer home after lunch
Tastes of the Mediterranean, 42 km, 300 m
Option to double the distance & ride home or take a transfer.
Celebration evening meal in Girona
Departure from Girona
Yes! The Girona Gourmet Tour is suitable for riders of all abilities and we can adapt the itinerary for your group. Choose to take the route at a leisurely pace and enjoy the food along the way.
We can customise the ride itinerary for groups of 6 or more riders and make this a custom tour.
Enjoy first class guiding & support from your dedicated cycling guides throughout the week.
Eat Sleep Cycle ride leaders are experienced professionals from all walks of life. Fun, friendly and patient, you will never be left behind.
Girona is as famous for its food as it is for its cycling. Ride through the Emporá wine region by day and taste the produce by night. Taste ice-cream from the best restaurant in the world. Sample Catalan home cooking, fresh seafood & the tastes of the land.
From seafood to paella, tapas to pintxos, the flavours of this town and the surrounding region are sure to tickle your tastebuds. Allow us to curate your food experience.
A breakfast buffet is included each morning at your Hotel, as well as the food experiences every day.
We’ll provide our recommendations for unmissable of cafés, cocktail bars & restaurants to enjoy at your leisure throughout your stay outside of the Gourmet Tour destinations. We can make reservations for you at your request.
Hotel Nord 1901 * * * *
The Hotel Nord luxury hotel brings the style of the Girona’s old town inside with beautiful decoration and fittings and exquisite attention to detail.
Complete with a courtyard garden and private pool the hotel serves a breakfast buffet of locally sourced produce – a perfect start to every day of your trip.
Hotel Bellavista * * * * *
A five star hotel with infinity pool & spectacular views of the city this hotel offers a perfect escape from the city centre. Complete with bar & restaurant this is a comfortable spot to get away from it all.
*Accommodation shown subject to availability at time of booking.
Benefit from a 10% discount on any Eat Sleep Cycle bike hire as part of this package.
Choose from a carbon Ridley road bike, designed in cycling’s heartland of Belgium, state-of-the-art Factor road bike or choose an electric road or hybrid.
All our bikes are supplied with compact 50-34 chainsets & 11-32 cassettes.
RIDLEY ROAD BIKE
ELECTRIC ROAD BIKE
Fly in and out of Girona or Barcelona Airport (Girona is recommended for reduced transfer times). If you’d like to extend your trip please let us know.
Cycling: 4 supported rides, 1 guided ride
Accommodation: 5 nights, 4* Hotel
Food: Breakfast & daily food experiences
Bike Hire: Optional
Groups of 6 or more riders: can opt to make a tour private and choose their own dates.
Groups of 8 or more riders: can benefit from a 5% discount.
Deposit: a 50% deposit will secure your place on the tour.
Balance: the outstanding balance is due 2 months in advance of the tour.
My wife and I recently spent two days on the Gourmet Tour [...] The team at Eat Sleep Cycle genuinely have something for everyone, from people looking for a hard weeks riding to those looking to spend a few days enjoying the weather, the food & wine and exploring the region. I couldn't recommend them highly enoughChris CGreat set up and wonderful people.
[...] We were so impressed by the whole experience. The staff and guides are knowledgeable of the area and super accommodating. They can take you on mountains, hills, flats, intense, or low key rides. They are kind and welcoming. their equipment is first class. [...]Colleen NAMAZING GOURMET AND CYCLING TOUR OF CATALONIA
Very little beats the satisfaction of discovering tastes of Girona on bike, with Louise, Lee and Brian. The team put together a well-planned 5 day route that connected our intimate group of three to the food, culture and rich cycling history of Girona. [...]Harriet COn bike, ECS expertly connects riders to the food and culture of Catalonia
Our home in Girona, Spain, gives us unique access to remarkable people and places, allowing us to create world class cycling tours.
Our guides are experts in cycling, travel & hosting world class tours. We recruit professionals from all walks of life who love to ride.
You’ll be back!
98% of our guests say they’ll come back to Eat Sleep Cycle for another tour.
Ride with Eat Sleep Cycle and enjoy the best roads, landscapes & cultural experiences thanks to our knowledge.