Stretching over 400 kilometres, Pyrenees is a vast mountain range situated between the Mediterranean Sea and the Atlantic. It has naturally created a border between the two most popular European countries, France and Spain. The name Pyrenees, especially the term “Pyrene” has come from the name of the virgin daughter of Bebrycius.
But in recent time, the mountain range has become very popular as an attractive place for conducting cycling trips. But, due to its large size, sometimes it becomes really a daunting job for bikers to choose a good area, where they can plan a Pyrenees cycling vacation and can enjoy cycling most.
In the below section we will cover the top 5 best destination where you can plan a trip.
- Bagneres de Luchon
Situated in France, this is one of the best places for riding bikes. During your cycling trip, you can enjoy here beautiful scenery on both the sides of the route and it contains plenty of villages which can be a good reason for you in order to choose this destination.
This is also another challenging route for cycling especially for beginners. But the beauty of the valley will encourage you to cover any distance or risk everything during the trip.
This is one of the most popular roads for cycling. Especially if you are craving for thrill and adventure then you must opt for this road. The climbs are high here but if you have the ability to conduct long riding then you can easily get from one destination to another easily here.
This is another great place in the central mountain. Both amateur and professional cyclists can choose this area for conducting a Pyrenees biking trip. But beginners and amateurs are always suggested to not go out for a solo trip in this area. Even pro cyclists who do not have knowledge of this road should also consider planning a group trip here instead of solo riding.
Located in Spain this is the most beautiful region of Central Pyrenees. You will get here very little traffic which makes this area a quiet place for cycling. There are very few climbs are available in this area which makes this place a great place for riding for beginners.
So these are the top 5 places in the Pyrenees Mountain where you can conduct a trip and enjoy your cycling. For any related question regarding this feel free to leave us a mail.