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Costa Brava Biking

Kilometers and kilometers of trails along old railway trackbeds are waiting for you in to do  Costa Brava biking. It’s the perfect ideal family activity and the best way to discover this gorgeous region which provides amazing and breathtaking view. There is a plenty of cycle paths in Costa Brava, from the basic one for all the tourists, passing by the mountain biking with every possibility, along the seaside and the beach, in the field or in the mountain, everyone would be happy and there will be something for everyone.

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In each country we named Green way, whatever road which have been occupied by railway line. We are going to present you one of them on the route of the Tren Petit (small train), which reach the city of Palamós and Palafrugell between 1887 and 1956. This road has just has been conditioned in order to be traveled by walk or bike with any difficulty. So, she is perfectly adapted to everyone, and most of all for the family. The road pass through the field from the two cities from the Baix Empordà, in Costa Brava region. But you could easily find some bifurcation to reach other cities such as Mont-ras, Vall-llobraga, or even more Fosca beach. You will cross many rivers, and plains. This is the perfect road for spring, autumn or summer (but not during the midday because of the hot weather).

Sant Pere Pescador provides a nice cycle path which is really accessible to everyone and practicable all the year long. This cycle path allow you to know better the natural heritage and also the spectacular landscape of Sant Pere Pescador. You will begin this path near the Fluvià river, arrive at the beach where you could make a stop while swim for a couple of hours, then continues through the vast farms of fruit trees where you could make another stop for test all the fruit trees.

The cycle path could be taken whatever you want in the course. But want you leave the city center and after cross the bridge, turn on the left and follow the river. This part of the path is characterized by the presence of a huge variety of birds. At the kilometers 1.5 you will find Sant Pere beach which is the unique beach of the Costa Brava with 6 kilometers of wild dunes. The course follow is way along the beach until the kilometers 4, where you will have to turn to the right, finish the maritime landscape and welcome the orchards. This path is the perfect one for families who want to discover Costa Brava but also enjoy the good weather through going to the beach during their daily journey.

The region of Baix Empordà got a huge cycle paths of 250 kilometers which allow everyone to do his own path, with mixing the small paths and the roads. This cycle paths allow to admire quietly the landscapes of the region and to discover all the wealth all the wealth it contains his heritage.

Barcelona is also a nice place to do biking, especially when there is great weather in spring and also in summer at the end of the day. You can easily circulate in all the city because Barcelona has a lot of cycle paths in each streets. The city is also in the Top 14 of the best city to practice biking  in the world! And you gonna said the contrary, visit the city by bike it’s a king of liberty, you can go everywhere, when you want. Such a great deal!

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Written by: xavi


Hello there! I love to travel, and Barcelona is a great city to live, thats why I decided to write about it and share my experiences!


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