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BIKE TOURS & CYCLING HOLIDAYS BARCELONA

At LetsVelo we offer a large amount of cycling routes, at least in this blog we will discuss an itinerary that allows you to enjoy wine and cava, and the gastronomic offer of the area, the so-called Cava Country route. The tour is characterized for its simplicity, a ride that starts in Vilafranca del Penedès, Wine capital, going through a beautiful landscape of Subirats vineyards and visiting different towns such as La Granada, Sant Cugat Sesgarrigues or Sant Sebastià del Gorgs, which has a Romanesque monastery from the 11th Century, declared National Interest, until it reaches the Cava Country, Sant

If you are in Barcelona, ​​whether on vacation or for work, do not hesitate to keep a good physical condition and enjoy the landscapes of Penedès, Anoia and Garraf by renting a carbon bicycle SPECIALIZED! At LetsVelo we have different models (Roubaix, Tarmac, Amira) that fit the tour and characteristics of each person, in addition, just renting a bike we set up free routes custom-made according to your criteria, as well as material to make a good itinerary, be it footwear or complete equipments. Keep rolling! – LetVelo Bike tours & Rent Specialized roadbikes in Barcelona. On the other hand,

Penedes Cycling & Wine Tour Barcelona The Penedès is an area that stands out for its splendid landscapes of vineyards, monasteries and castles that, together with the modernist roads and routes made by bicycle, will make you enjoy a spectacular experience that you will surely want to repeat! Bike tours in Penedes The territory is known for its gastronomy, products of the earth, especially wine and cava, you can choose from large quantities of wineries with their wines to taste, the most rewarding adventure for those lovers of the culinary sector. Wine Country Bike Tours Barcelona, Penedes In addition, it

Cycling Holidays Barcelona, Cycling Tours & Trips, Adventure Cycling Holidays in Catalonia. Catalonia and the surrounding countryside of Barcelona, the Penedès,  is a biker’s dream. The land and the vineyards know neither geographical nor political divisions. The Penedès region is wide and open, covering a long strip of land between the sea and the mountains, half-way between Barcelona and Tarragona.   Leisure bike and wine tours and road cycling tours in Catalonia Enter the territories of the wine by secondary roads and paved paths. Visit symbolic cellars and taste the wines yourself. View the landscape from your bike, no hurries,

We have received the visit of a group of Hawaiian and Canadian cyclists, who have decided to take a 9-day bicycle trip in the Catalan territory. And this has been the result! *Video made by our customers After those intense cycling days this is the opinion about our service: “Just finished a custom 9 day bike tour planned by Lets Velo. A great route was planned by Lets Velo meeting our requested criteria of desired miles per day and elevation gain. Great Specialized road bikes were provided. The route took us on pleasant back roads and through scenic towns. Pleasant inns

SURIOL EXPERIENCE A lake, a castle, a family, and the best tradition of organic wine-making. Circular Bike Tour, with exits and arrivals at Can Suriol winery. A tour of the surroundings of the Castle of Grabuac in the middle of the Penedès, where we will tell you the history of the Castle and the Suriol family. We will introduce you to the organic cultivation of the vineyards, explaining the singularities and differences with regard to the conventional crop, combining with the different points of interest in the area. Enjoy the authenticity of Penedès and wine tourism from the bicycle, with

The opening stage of the race will start in Noirmoutier-en-l’Île and is one of two flat stages to begin the race that will see the sprinters fight for the yellow jersey. The 105th edition of the Tour, features a hilly 31km (19-mile) time trial through the Basque country on the penultimate day. The entire route comprises barely 3,300km, with organisers declaring their intention being to “provide a vision of modern and inspired cycling”.

A MAN, A TIME, A WINE. Many wines have a story to tell, but very few tell one as exciting as the story of Jean Leon. Few people knew Jean Leon as well as Jaume Rovira and Ana Carrión. The former is the enologist who worked alongside Jean Leon from the beginning to the end, and the latter is Jean Leon’s younger sister. Read the full article here Discover our Bike Tour and visit to Jean Leon Winery here – SMALL TREASURES

It’s time to recover the “maglia nera” jersey, the one that identified the last classified of Giro d’Italia between 1946 and 1951. At the time this merit had, apart from a cash prize, quite a social prestige among cyclists. The wiliness of some to classify last made them hide in bars and farms in order to lose time.” Many fans still remember the name of the last classified in 1951, younger ones had to seek in the archives, but they all recognize the name Giovanni Pinarello: an unknown at that time, but todays world-renowned cyclist. The following year he would be