Cycling – whether it be mountain biking, bicycle touring or road cycling – has grown in popularity in recent years. And it’s not hard to see why. Cycling gets you out in the fresh air and discovering new destinations and landscapes. The Region of Valencia’s topography caters to all tastes and levels. There are vast plains, sheer mountains, vía verdes and everything in-between. And to help you enjoy the sport even more, there are plenty of mountain biking centres. In this post, we’re going to let you in on some of the best cycling destinations in the region.
Cycling in the province of Castellón
The province of Castellón has many cycling trails that mountain biking centres such as Los Serranos, Alto Mijares and Els Ports maintain, categorise and map. Whether you’re a road cyclist or a mountain biker, there’s something for you. The routes will take you through the most breath-taking natural landscapes as well as along the coastline. The Benicasim and Oropesa del Mar vía verde is an excellent example of this. The trail flanks the sparkling blue seas giving you a sense of total peace and tranquillity.
If you’re more of an inland kind of cyclist, you’re sure to love the province of Castellón’s Medieval hilltop villages where time has stood still. While you’re here, you simply have to try the local delicacies such as artisanal cheeses and designation of origin produce.
Cycling in the province of Valencia
As you would expect, the province of Valencia also boasts beautiful routes for cycling, bicycle touring and mountain biking. In the area there is a tradition of getting up early for a cycle and then sitting down for a hearty almuerzo, which is similar to a brunch. There are mountain biking centres in the province too, including La Canal de Navarrés and El Valle, which guarantee the safety of the routes.
The huerta overlooking the sea and trails such as Ojos Negros (which continues into the province of Castellón) make Valencia the perfect place to get out on your bike. Discover everything the Region of Valencia has to offer while you enjoy your favourite sport.
Cycling in the province of Alicante
The cycling routes in the province of Alicante will take you through spectacular mountainscapes where you can feel the sea breeze on your skin. Mountain biking centres, such as those in Vall de Pop and El Comtat, will take you on an exploration of ineffable scenery. Cycling in the province is as diverse as it gets, ranging from vibrant towns and cities to imposing mountains, picturesque villages and beaches lapped by crystalline waters. And once you’ve worked up an appetite, you can sit down to enjoy the most delicious gastronomy.
MTB, bicycle tourism and cycling experiences
INTERNATIONAL GRAN FONDO MARCHA CITY OF VALENCIA
It is the queen test of the Marcha Ciudad Valencia sports event, its discipline is Road Cycling.
It is included in the UCI (International Cycling Union) calendar.
It is a popular, family and inclusive event, lasting two days.
It offers the athlete the option of choosing distance based on their physical preparation, which makes possible the participation of a wide range of fans.
Your departure-arrival is located in La Marina de València.
It is the March of the Marches and the only one in Europe with entry and exit of a large city.
Its route is attractive, demanding and spectacular.
It runs mostly through the Sierra Calderona, making all its participants known about its beauty and its villages.
The city of Valencia offers a wide tourist and gastronomic offer, which together with the event, turns the participant's stay into a unique and unforgettable experience.
Would you like to feel the thrill of a stage of the "Vuelta Ciclista a España"? Cruise, climb, descend and sprint in the Sierra Calderona Natural Park, where you will be rewarded with spectacular views of the Mediterranean Sea. Give it a go! Put your road bike to the test!
The Albufera de Valencia is a treasure of nature full of charms, history and tradition, being a reflection of our land and our way to live in a landscape of great beauty. To discover its charms, the bicycle is the ideal vehicle, it will allow us to move without hurry and without effort to know all the beautiful corners that La Albufera offers us.
We drive trouhgt for safety cycling ways and paths. We starting an finishing from the park of the old river of Valencia.
Personalized routes by stages on mountain bike and road in the north of the province of Castellón, fully organized and based on our knowledge and experience, offering the customer tranquillity to enjoy the route and providing a different experience to the usual practice of the cyclist. In addition to combining this sport with culture, history, gastronomy and nature.
Cycle in 5 days on a former railway line, from Ojos Negros to València. It passes old railway bridges and tunnels, in a beautiful landscape full of mountains, photogenic villages, orchards and vast plains that hardly anyone has seen before.
Stay at charming hotels and B&B. The difficulty of this trip is 2 (on a scale of 5). Distance: 260 km. Minimum 2 persons.During winter we adapt the route and offer alternative itineraries, closer to the coast. Check our website for more details.