Girona to North Costa Barava

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General information

  • This route begins and ends in Girona City and goes around the northern Costa Brava
  • It is divided into two Costa Brava routes to discover it better and be less demanding.
  • A perfect combination of mountains, beaches, charming towns and landscapes to discover.
  • This route starts in Girona towards France up to Colera village, by the French border. Then it continues South along the Costa Brava to L'Estartit (la Gola del Ter) and back to Girona town again. Endless charming villages to be found on the way.
  • Two Natural parks to discover (Cap de Creus and the Aiguamolls de l'Empordà)
  • A Costa Brava with sparse vegetation and low rocky mountains where you can feel the north wind called tramuntana.
  • Cap de Creus mountainous area contrasts with the plain lanscape of l'Empordà and its large wetland called "Aiguamolls de l'Empordà".
  • Endless delightful villages and fields, culture and history to discover.

Details about the route

Distance: 276 km

Total climb: 3487m / 3533m

Towns: Girona, Figueres, Colera, Llançà, Cadaqués, Roses, L'Escala, L'Estartit, Torroella de M, Ullastret, St Martí Vell, Juià, Girona

Stages: Stages 4 to 5

4 Stages

1st Stage Girona Colera

Distance: 89km

Total climb: 911m / 1007m


2nd Stage Colera Roses

Distance: 68km

Total climb: 1395m / 1434m


3rd Stage Roses L'Estartit

Distance: 60km

Total climb: 367m / 369m


4th Stage L'Estartit Girona

Distance: 57km

Total climb: 836m / 740m

5 Stages

1st Stage Girona Figueres

Distance: 55km

Total climb: 443m / 500m


2nd Stage Figueres Llançà

Distance: 43km

Total climb: 608m / 830m


3th Stage Llançà Roses

Distance: 58km

Total climb: 1253m / 234m


4th Stage Roses L’Estartit

Distance: 60km

Total climb: 367m / 369m


5th Stage L'Estartit Girona

Distance: 57km

Total climb: 836m / 740m

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Route Changes

All routes are developed the way you see it here, there's a starting point and an ending point, a given length etc. However you can ask for changes according to your needs. Find different possibilities below:

  • Change direction.
  • Change starting or ending point.
  • Shorten the distance.
  • Vary a Route section.
  • ...

Baggage Transfer

To be able to cycle in total comfort, we can carry your baggage from your starting point to your first evening accommodation, pick them up the following day and drop them at your next nights' stay.

Passengers and bikes transfer

We can collect you from a certain place and take you to the starting point. And at the end of the route we can drive you back.
E.g: airport , Train and bus station transfer .

Previous day Extra night

If you arrive a day before starting your route,we can also arrange your accomodation.

End of the route Extra night

We can arrange your accommodation if you decide to stay longer at the end of your journey.

Bike rental

We provide bicycles in case you could not bring yours.

GPS Rental

As your route will be provided in track format you will need a GPS to follow it. We can supply you with a GPS if you need to.

Guide Service

You have the possibility to hire a guide. This is a great advantage. It means maximum security and that you can change your route at any time, according to your level and needs.

Accident Insurance

Accident insurences will be available.

Assistance on route

Two types of route assistance services will be offered:
a) You can ask to be followed by an assistance car to supply your needs : food and drink, mechanical assistance or give you a lift.
b) Be able to get in touch and ask for route assistance at any time.