Mallorca Cycling

Posts tagged "Hard Routes"
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...
A day out in Porto Cristo

A day out in Porto Cristo

Starting from Puerto Pollenca this fantastic 155km route can be as rolling or as hilly as you like with 1800m of climbing. With the super smooth road leading you in to Arta this stretch of up and down road will warm the legs up and set you up for a brilliant day in the saddle....
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...
Palma, Deia and Soller

Palma, Deia and Soller

A 132km (82mile) route on the west of  the island. Featuring the climbs of Coll de sa creu, es Grau, Coll de Soller and Coll de Honor. A spectacular ride along the northern coast and a chance to stop at the historic and picturesque village of Deia. Download the Palma, Deia, Soller GPX
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 the day. Download the Sa...
Classic Climbs

Classic Climbs

A 125km (78mile) route taking in 3 of the classic climbs of the Island; Coll d’Orient, Coll de Soller and the mighty Puig Major. The route also runs the length of the eastern Serra Tramantuna. Download Classic Climbs GPX