Overview

Cycle Spain Coast to Coast 

Fully Supported Spain Cycle Tour

From San Sebastian to Girona (Cap de Creus) in 7 Days along the Pyrenees

Suitable for the 'Avid' Rider. 

Experience “Wild Espana”. A journey through the Pyrenees Mountains in northern Spain. Our unique Spain Coast to Coast takes you from the wildness of  the Atlantic to the blue warm waters of the Mediterranean. A journey with new colours at every turn. Cycle high mountain passes one day, lush green valleys the next. Quintessential mountain-top villages rising out of nowhere on the road ahead. Lose yourself as you pedal mile upon mile of quiet, smooth roads meandering alongside steep river gorges, decked with colourful flora. On the Spain Coast to Coast you will enjoy warm people, wholesome food and cold beer. Each stopover different from the last. Glittering San Sebastián with its world-renowned Michelin-starred restaurants and tapas bars. Buzzing Pamplona - a meeting point for walkers enjoying the Camino de Santiago. The cosmopolitan city of Jaca. The ancient medieval city of Girona. A mecca for discerning cyclists. The unforgettable landscape of the finish - the spectacular Cap de Creus. Here you can celebrate your achievement with an authentic Spanish meal and a cold beer.

Price - £1,440 Per Person Sharing. Some single rooms are available for an additional supplement of £320.

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8 Nights 9 Days 14 May 2022, 17 Sep 2022, and 01 Oct 2022 Hotel Hesperia Donosti, San Sebastian
Dates and Rates
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  • Sorry no more departures available. You could get in touch with us at paul@wildatlanticcycling.com if you'd like to make a booking.
  • Inclusions/Exclusions

    What is included in the tour

    1. 8 nights bed and breakfast in good hotels
    2. Van support with snacks
    3. GPX files of the route
    4. Daily briefings
    5. Suggested lunch stops (not included in price)
    6. Baggage transfer
    7. Mechanical assistance
    8. Emergency pickup

    What is NOT included in the tour

    1. Transfer to start from Bilbao Airport on arrival day (choice of two times. price subject to numbers)
    2. Transfer at finish to Barcelona Airport on departure day  (choice of two times. price subject to numbers)
    3. Coffee breaks, lunch and evening meals (except the final meal in Girona which is included). Options and recommendations for stops will be communicated at each morning's briefing and noted on the daily route sheet
    4. Optional trips / entry fees for any excursions you arrange independently
    5. Insurance - you need to organise your own bike and travel insurance as required
    6. Gels, high energy bars, energy powder and shakes - bring your own as per what works best for you and your tummy!
    7. Bike hire (we recommend you bring your own)
    Itinerary

    Spain Coast to Coast Cycle Route & Itinerary

    We start at the unique coastal town of San Sebastian in the Basque Country and finish at the most easterly point - Cap de Crues in Catalonia. The coast to coast route traverses the southerly and central regions of the Pyrenees and is designed to appeal to cyclists capable of riding 70+ miles and 5,500+ feet of climbing per day.

    1. Arrival Day (no cycling). Meet in our hotel in San Sebastian for briefing and bike fitting / prep. We provide transfers from Bilbao Airport (1 hr 15 mins)
    2. Cycling Day 1 - San Sebastian to Pamplona 108 km 2,300 m
    3. Cycling Day 2 - Pamplona to Jaca 120 km, 1,600 m
    4. Cycling Day 3 - Jaca to Ainsa 90 km, 1,400 m
    5. Cycling Day 4 - Ainsa to Balaguer 140 km, 2,225 m
    6. Cycling Day 5 - Balaguer to Berga 130 km, 2,000 m
    7. Cycling Day 6 - Berga to Girona 130 km, 1,920 m
    8. Cycling Day 7 - Girona to Cap de Creus 86 km, 1,066 m. Finish meal included in price!
    9. Departure Day (no cycling). We will arrange convenient transfer from our hotel in Girona to Barcelona Airport for your return flight (2 hr 15 mins)

    Total over seven days: 800 km 12.500 m
    Average daily: 120 km 1,900 m (does not include final day as it is shorter)

    Travel Arrangements for your Spain Coast to Coast Cycle Tour

    • Our meeting point is Hotel Hesperia Donosti in San Sebastian on the evening of the start day. We will have a welcome and briefing meeting and bike fitting with our bike rental partner (Bike Breaks Girona).
    • Flying into Bilbao Airport on Arrival Day is likely your best option. From there we will arrange several convenient transfers right from the airport terminal to our hotel in San Sebastian (1 hr 15 min)
    • Flying out of Barcelona Airport on the finish day is likely your best option. We will arrange convenient transfer from our hotel in Girona to Barcelona Airport for your return flight (2 hr 15 min)
    • The coast to coast cycle route ends at Cap de Creus. From there you will be collected and transported back to Girona for a final hotel night. There will be a final group meal together at our chosen Girona hotel.
    Pickup point
    Hotel Hesperia Donosti, Zarautz Kalea, Donostia-San Sebastian, Spain View on Map
    Rider Type
    Avid Cyclist