Another beautiful climb to a mountain top monastery  Whilst not as long as the nearby Cura de Randa, San Salvador is just a big a challenge. Steep throughout, with gradients upto 15% the 5km road winds its way up from the outskirts of Felanitx to the monastery at the top. Fantastic views in all directions helps to take the mind off the constant climbing and hairpins  There is a cafe at the top and 360degree views of the island.

This climb is easily accessible if you are staying the the South-Eastern resorts (like Cala D’Or or Monte Cristo). Combine this climb with Cura de Randa and Bonany to make the Three Monasteries ride.

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