3 days of cycling in the Penedès and Mediterranean Sea area , cycling among vineyards, small hills and some of the best known peaks in our region. Discovering the essence of a wine region that offers you much more than it seems.
The Penedès cannot be understood without its wines and caves. Let yourself be seduced by the local cuisine, the charm of the best wineries and Mediterranean style in Sitges.
Enjoy the best cycling experience in the morning, and rest or visit places of interest in the afternoon.
Distance: 153 km Slope: +1461 m
– 2 nights accommodation
– 3 days rental of a Specialized Road Carbon 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.
Mountain-free route available.
Day 1: VILAFRANCA DEL PENEDÈS – LA LLACUNA
The route will take you to the village of La llacuna through Guardiola before starting the two climbs of the day, Alt de Font-Rubí (9 km ascent) and Alt del km25 (11km ascent). Some classic views of the Penedès and mountainous landscape will shape our ride. The last kilometers of the stage will be downhill to our accommodation.
Accommodation: Cal Tunet Spa Rural Distance: +37 km Slope: +705 m
Day 2: LA LLACUNA – SITGES
Itinerary descending towards the coast, crossing several villages where you can stop for lunch or rest for a while. Towards the middle of the route we will find the Romanesque Monastery of Sant Sebastià dels Gorgs, from the 11th century, declared a Site of National Interest and deserving of a good photograph. From here, in a mixture of vineyards, pines and dry stone, the last kilometers of the route will be meandering until you reach Sitges, ending by the sea.
Accommodation: Medium Hotel 3 *, Sitges. Distance: +64 m Slope: +355 m
Day 3: SITGES – VILAFRANCA DEL PENEDÈS
Today’s ride will take you through Castellet Castle (Cultural Asset of National Interest) and the Foix lake to the village of l’Arboç, home of famous Giralda. From there we will cycle along very secondary roads and paved paths next to vineyards, farmhouses and small churches that fill the typical Penedès landscape until Vilafranca.