2 days of cycling in the Penedès area, cycling through vineyards, small hills and some of the best known peaks in our region. Discover the essence of a wine region that offers you much more than it seems.
The Penedès cannot be understood without its wines and cavas. Let yourself be seduced by the local cuisine, the charm of the best wineries and a way of life that will surely surprise you.
Enjoy the best cycling experience in the morning, and rest or visit places of interest in the afternoon.
Distance: 88 km. Slope: +871 m.
– 1 night accommodation.
– 2 days rental Specialized Carbon Road bike.
– Helmet, pump and puncture repair kit.
– Daily luggage transfer.
– Tracks of the route by Bikemap App (Free Data)
– Route assistance in case of a bicycle breakdown.
You can make any changes you like (duration, stages, routes, distance, slope, gradient, accommodation…)
Feel free to bring your own bike.
Day 1: VILAFRANCA DEL PENEDÈS – EL PLA DEL PENEDÈS
The Penedès classic views, with the mountains of Montserrat in the background, will be with you on this ride. The first place of interest, after cycling along the ancient Roman road La Carrerada, will be the Romanesque Monastery of Sant Sebastià dels Gorgs (11th century and declared a Site of National Interest). Afterward, 7 kilometers for a section of the Olympic road cycling circuit of Barcelona 92 to reach Sant Pere de Riudebitlles, where you can stop for lunch, rest for a while or enjoy Pont Nou, before completing the route to the accommodation .
Accommodation: B&B Wine and Cooking Distance: 40 km Slope: +450 m
Day 2: EL PLA DEL PENEDÈS – VILAFRANCA DEL PENEDÈS
The route will take us to Guardiola to start the 9 km ascent to Alt de Font-Rubí. where at the top Balcó del Penedès will present us with a panoramic view of the plain. From there, all the way down to Sant Martí Sarroca, where the Monumental Rock is located, to continue through a mosaic of vineyards in this itinerary filled with small cellars, scattered farmhouses and hermitages.