Mallorca Cycling

Valldemossa and the Coll de Sóller

Valldemossa and the Coll de Sóller

Exiting Sóller via the Coll den Bleda, this 50km route takes the coastal road West to the artists town of Deià. The route then moves inland towards the pretty town of Valldemossa, a great cafe stop. The route descends rapidly out of Valldemossa, then turns back north for the climb of...
Sa Calobra

Sa Calobra

A great route for a trip to try the famous Sa Calobra climb. Starts with an ascent of the Coll de Femenia and returns via a descent of the Coll de sa Batalla. One for the climbers, the earlier you can start the better. Sa Calobra gets very busy with tourist traffic later in...
Coll de Sóller

Coll de Sóller

One of the classic climbs of Mallorca, crossing the Tramuntana, connecting the capital Palma with the port of Sóller. In 1997 the Sóller Tunnel was opened and almost all motorised traffic takes this route through the mountain. This leaves the old road a cyclists paradise. A decent climb from both sides but...
Puig de Randa (Cura)

Puig de Randa (Cura)

A 518m high mountain near Llucmajor that is separate from the main Tramuntana range. At the top sits a monastery, car park and cafe. In early spring and late autumn the climb is a cyclist mecca. The main climb is challenging but never too steep. Spectacular views of the whole island...
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Coll de la Creueta

Coll de la Creueta

A 3km blast out of Port de Pollença, with stunning views across the Bay of Pollença and the Serra Tramuntana. The Coll de la Creueta is one of the most popular on the island due to its proximity to many of the main cyclists hotels in the Pollença area. Often used as a first day...
Ermita de Betlem

Ermita de Betlem

A well hidden climb on the very east of the island, Ermita de Betlem is the access road to the eponymous monastery high above Colonia St Pere and Betlem. The road climbs gently out of the pretty town of Arta (a great lunch stop) for around 2km before starting to rear up at the final...
Coll de sa Gramola

Coll de sa Gramola

The Coll de sa Gramola climbs out of the western town of Andratx and marks the start of the dramatic costal road to Estellencs and Banyalbulfar. The road has a distinct feel from the major climbs of the Eastern Serra, rather than lots of switchbacks the road climbs along the contour lines. More of a...
Getting around Mallorca with your bicycle

Getting around Mallorca with your bicycle

Mallorca is covered in cycle routes and quiet country lanes. However no matter where you stay some parts of the island might be a bit too far away to access by bicycle alone. In order to ride as much of the beautiful Mallorquin terrain as possible you might want to think of way of getting...
Where to stay guide now online

Where to stay guide now online

Want to know which is the best part of Mallorca for cycling? We’ve put together a guide to show which parts of the island are best for cycling. You can also see the key towns, local climbs and routes that pass through the area.   View the guide now >>      
East Tramuntana Epic Ride

East Tramuntana Epic Ride

This route is the version of our Tramuntana Epic Ride that starts and ends in Pollenca/Alcudia. A monster of a ride that packs in 2700m of climbing in 168km. The ultimate climbers ride this route takes in the majority of MA-10, the road that runs all the way through the Serra de Tramuntana range. The...
West Tramuntana Epic Ride

West Tramuntana Epic Ride

This route is the version of our Tramuntana Epic Ride that starts and ends in Palma. A monster of a ride that packs in 4000m of climbing in 167km. The ultimate climbers ride this route takes in the majority of MA-10, the road that runs all the way through the Serra de Tramuntana range. With...
Arta, Sineu & the East Coast

Arta, Sineu & the East Coast

This 125km route takes in almost all the East Coast before turning inland and heading for the traditional Spanish town of Arta. The route then wanders through the pristine farmland and rows of orange groves as it heads for Petra. Here you have the option of a side trip up the climb to the monastery...
Banyalbufar & the Western Coast

Banyalbufar & the Western Coast

A hard 80km starting and ending in Palma. This ride has no huge climbs but is up and down constantly for the middle 50km. Theres more than 2,000m climbing on this route. After climbing out of Palma Bay the route heads into the Western Serra, climbs at Galilea and Andratx will get you warmed up....
The Eastern Tramuntana

The Eastern Tramuntana

A 125km loop starting and finishing in Sóller, although you could easily start this route from anywhere in the Eastern Serra, Pollença or Alcúdia. The route starts with the category 2 climb of the Coll de Sóller. After descending towards Palma the route swings East and the climbing starts again with the Col d’Honor. After passing through the...
Puigpuyent, es Grau & Valldemossa

Puigpuyent, es Grau & Valldemossa

A 60km route, takes in some of the most convenient climbs from the Palma. Despite the proximity to the capital, most of the roads on this route are very quiet, even by Mallorcan standards. From Palma the route enters the Serra de Tramuntana via the Coll de sa Creu and descends into the Puigpuyent valley. The small...
Pro cycling teams in Mallorca

Pro cycling teams in Mallorca

Bradley Wiggins, winner of the 2012 Tour de France, once described the roads of Mallorca as a “Scalextric set for cyclists”. Wiggins is known for his love of training in Mallorca and you can often spot him and other Team Sky riders training on the climbs between November and May. Many other pro-teams have held training...