Pyrenees Costa Brava North

Puigcerdà <=> Roses

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General information

  • Itinerary from Puigcerdà (from the western most Pyrenees of Girona) to Roses (Costa Brava).
  • It crosses all the Pyrenean districts of Girona: La Cerdanya, El Ripollès, la Garrotxa and the Alt Empordà.
  • Has an itinerary that goes parallel to France.
  • The first part of the itinerary has a lot of unevenness (Cerdanya, Ripollès and Garrotxa), the second part of the itinerary is more gentle, which is when you cross Alt Empordà.
  • It goes from peeled mountains of the Pyrenees to thick forests of "La Garrotxa" and soft fields of vineyards and olive trees of l'Empordà.
  • There is a huge vegetation difference between the itinerary because of the altitude, from 0m to 2500m.

Details about the route

Distance: 192 km

Total climb: 4072m / 5390m

Towns: Puigcerdà, Dòrria, Planoles, Ribes de Freser, Camprodon, Oix Montagut, Tortellà, Beuda, Lladó, Figueres, Castelló d'Empúries, Roses

Stages: 3, 4, 5 Stages

3 Stages

1st Stage Puigcerdà Ribes de Freser (for Puig Dòrria)

Distance: 52km

Total climb: 1429m / 1724m

2nd Stage Ribes de Freser Tortellà (for Collada Verda)

Distance: 66km

Total climb: 1609m / 2347m

3rd Stage Tortellà Roses

Distance: 75km

Total climb: 1068m / 1351m

4 Stages

1st Stage Puigcerdà Planoles

Distance: 33km

Total climb: 1161m / 1201m

2nd Stage Planoles Ribes de Freser Camprodon (for Collada Verda)

Distance: 45km

Total climb: 1375m / 1631m

3rd Stage Camprodon Beuda

Distance: 49km

Total climb: 1051m / 1722m

4th Stage Beuda Roses

Distance: 66km

Total climb: 750m / 1100m

5 Stages

1st Stage Puigcerdà Planoles

Distance: 33km

Total climb: 1161m / 1201m

2nd Stage Planoles Ribes de Freser Pardines

Distance: 25km

Total climb: 942m / 863m

3rd Stage Pardines Camprodon Oix

Distance: 43km

Total climb: 830m / 1670m

4th Stage Oix Lladó

Distance: 40km

Total climb: 913m / 1187m

5th Stage Lladó Figueres Roses

Distance: 51km

Total climb: 494m / 693m

Data path

Personal information

Other services

Additional information

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.