Ride from Girona to the Catalan Pyrenees and spend a magical 2 nights & 3 days in the mountains. Stay in the pretty village of Pobla La Lillet, nestled at the base of the Col de Morella & Col de la Crueta and packed with history and warm hospitality.
This is a tour which combines stunning riding with excellent Catalan food & hospitality inspired by the landscapes ridden on the tour.
Join our set date tours for the fully supported experience, ask us about a tour on your preferred dates for your group. We also offer this as a bike-packing tour for the adventurous souls on a budget, as well as a self-guided option with luggage transfers.
Girona to Pobla La Lillet, 133 km, 2,500 m
Option to extend the ride via Oix and Beget, 152 km, 2,700 m
Coll de la Crueta & Montgrony, 61 km, 1,700 m
Pobla La Lillet to Girona, 140 km, 2,200 m
Option to shorten the ride, 115 km, 1,500 m
Our Pyrenees Mini-Break is designed for cyclists who enjoy a long day in the saddle. Cyclists riding unsupported should be confident in completing a 100 km + day with lots of climbing. For those who arn’t, consider our supported option and enjoy the security of a guide and a support vehcile to help you through the miles.
This tour is available for private groups and we can amend the cycling itinerary according to the ability of your group.
Our set date tours are fully supported by our team of guides and vehicles:
The ride support vehicle is stocked with natural ride nutrition, electrolytes and water. On longer days the team will serve a roadside lunch – a time efficient pit stop with the right balance of carbohydrates, protein, fruit & veg to keep you energized and feeling healthy. You’ll be guided on the road & have full mechanical back up if needed.
You can choose to go on this tour anytime of the year and we offer a bike packing option as well as a self-guided option with luggage transfers.
This is a full-board tour. Enjoy two evening tasting menu’s at our village guesthouse, prepared with exquisite care by your hosts & showcasing local produce. Wine is not included – choose your preferred wine or drink from the selection available.
On the road your support team will serve a buffet style lunch packed with nutrients to keep you fuelled for the weekend. Ride nutrition is available at all times from the support van.
Breakfast is enjoyed at the guesthouse.
Stay in El Castell del Pobla La Lillet, a gorgeous guesthouse located a the base of the Coll de Morella & the Coll de la Crueta. Enjoy warm hostpitality in this restored castle.
Benefit from a 10% discount on any Eat Sleep Cycle bike hire as part of this package.
Choose from a Ridley, designed in cycling’s heartland of Belgium, or a state-of-the-art Factor bike. All our bikes are supplied with compact 50-34 chainsets & 11-32 cassettes.
RIDLEY FENIX SL 105
RIDLEY HELIUM X
RIDLEY FENIX DISC
Meeting Point: Meet at Eat Sleep Cycle, Girona at 08:00 am on the first day of the tour.
Departure: The tour finishes at Eat Sleep Cycle, Girona at 19:00 on the last day of the tour.
Extend your tour: Girona offers incredible riding and is a great place to stay. We can arrange your rides & accommodation before and after the tour.
Travel Logistics: Fly in and out of Girona or Barcelona Airport. We can arrange transfers for you on request.
Cycling: Fully supported
Accommodation: Pyrenees Guesthouse
Food: Full Board
Bike Hire: Optional
Transfers: Available on request
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.
Excellent customer service from this enthusiastic team of people. High spec rental bikes in excellent cosmetic and mechanical condition. Will definitely use again. Thanks.Robert Collin
Great service from Sylvia and her colleagues at ESC. Good communications, bikes set up correctly, helpful and friendly. Recommended.Pete Smart
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