Mallorca Cycling

Posts tagged "Central Mallorca"
Arta, Petra & the East Coast

Arta, Petra & the East Coast

This 135km route takes in almost all the East Coast before turning inland and heading for the traditional Spanish town of Arta. I’m continually looking at this route after feedback from cyclist visiting the Island. The MA12 has become increasingly busy over the last few years making it a little hectic for cyclist to ride...
San Salvador

San Salvador

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...
Three Monasteries

Three Monasteries

A 110km (70mile) route visiting 3 of the hilltop monasteries in southern Mallorca. Starting from Manacor climbs to the San Salavdor Monastery, the Cura de Randa and the Bonany Monastery.
Around the orange groves

Around the orange groves

A flat 40km (25mile) loop from Llucmajor around some of the quietest roads on the island. Ride through the citrus groves and small fincas. You could also add a ride up the Puig de Randa to add that extra challenge.
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 can be had from the...