Spain

Spain has become one of the most important touristic destinations worldwide, and 3 EuroVelo routes (1, 3 and 8) cross the country. EuroVelo 1 in Spain crosses the interior of the Iberian Peninsula from North to South, passing through historic roads such as the Way of Saint James, the Canal de Castilla or the Vía de la Plata trail. EuroVelo 3 - Pilgrims Route largely follows the course of the historical French Way as it passes through Navarre, La Rioja, Castile and Leon and Galicia. And the famous EuroVelo 8 - Mediterranean Route takes you through great and vibrant cities like Valencia, Malaga or Cadiz, where you can enjoy the monumental heritage and immense cultural richness of southern Spain.

National Information

EuroVelo Spain - ConBici

National EuroVelo Coordination Centre

ConBici is the EuroVelo National Coordination Center in Spain, that is responsible for the development of the bicycle in all its facets, the development of bicycle touring and the promotion of EuroVelo’s commitment to sustainability, air quality and regional development.

+34 638 870118

Atlantic Coast Route - Spain

The official website of EuroVelo 1 - Atlantic Coast Route in Spain proposes a division of the route in daily sections, detailed descriptions, interactive maps, highlights of the route, pictures and much more. On this website you will also find the full GPS tracks of the route to download!

La Ruta Vía de la Plata by bicycle

The route is located to the west of the Iberian Peninsula and forms part of EuroVelo 1 in Spain. The basis of this tourist route is a Roman road that began to be built in the 1st century BC and eventually became one of the main roads linking the north and south of the peninsula. You can see all the stages, tracks and different resources for cyclists on the website or the app!

Passport for cycling "La Ruta en Bici"

The route passport is a freely available personal document for accreditation purposes, which certifies that the holder is touring the Ruta Via de la Plata and enables discounts to be obtained from affiliated businesses. A hard copy of the passport can be obtained at the tourist offices of those municipalities who are members of the association, or via the website.

Services - Bikefriendly

Cyclists working for cyclists. An entity that offers the best trips and specialised two-wheeled hotels. Hotels with services and infrastructures that think about the well-being and comfort of the cyclists. Travel, both MTB and road, that pass through the most magical places of the national territory.

Support - Bikeline

The Bike Line España movement was born with the intention of helping and supporting pilgrims by bicycle in getting to make the way of Santiago de Compostela. Bike Line brings together a range of services and people with the true pilgrim spirit, adding quality, unique attention, and exclusive attention for our beloved Bikegrinos. You are very welcome to the Movement that grows the most on the Camino de Santiago and throughout Europe. Bike Line Spain, always with the Bikegrinos!

Via de la Plata - Peregrino Online

The Peregrino Online and the Association of the Via de la Plata is coordinating a network of Bike Friendly hostels, recognizable at the "Bike friendly" icon.

Events

Bookable Offers

Enjoy Greenways in Girona

EV8
@Spain

From the natural Park of La Garrotxa to the Mediterranean Sea. The ride is easy and fun. This greenway route in descent way from the Pyrenees to the sea is available for all, and especially for people who appreciate a slow-travel. This route is attractive, safe, accessible, with little slope and very easy to do. In addition, well signposted and car-free. With places to stop to take a picture or rest for a while. Ideal for beginners in this type of tourism by bike.

Noroeste Greenway and the Costa Cálida by bike and boat

EV8
@Spain

From the Holy Town of Caravaca de la Cruz to the beaches of Mar Menor, passing the vineyards in Bullas and the Northwestern Rail Trail (Vía Verde del Noroeste), this 9-day trip will let you discover the wide variety of landscapes and villages of the Region of Murcia. Heritage, culture, relaxation and local cuisine will mix along the journey on calm local roads, seaside promenades and the Northwestern Rail Trail. From the pines forest to the Mediterranean Sea.

The longest Spanish Greenway

EV8
@Spain

An accessible itinerary to all people, that allows us to know a jewel of the Spanish heritage as Teruel, world capital of Moorish architecture highlighting the towers and the roof of the Cathedral, declared a World Heritage Site by UNESCO. From here, reaching the Mediterranean Sea discovering Alto Palancia Valley, a rural area in the province of Castellón. A must see “El salto de la novia” a very nice waterfall in Navajas village. The end of the route is the town of Sagunto.

Sleeping in a train and travelling by bike at the Andalusian "White Villages"

EV8
@Spain

This greenway route from Olvera to Puerto Serrano in Cadiz and Seville provinces, is available for all, and especially for people who appreciate a slow-travel. You can discover the natural resources of Peñon de Zaframagón, roc declared nature reserve in 1989 and Special Bird Protection Area, that is home of communities of nesting birds and a large colony of griffon vultures. You can see a spectacular holm oak called “Chaparro de la Vega” a Natural Monument of Andalusia.

EuroVelo 1 Spain: World Heritage and Historical Routes

EV1
@Spain

The Spanish section of the Eurovelo 1 route is an epic journey that takes you well off the beaten path, to discover continental Spain, crossing five strikingly different regions as you cycle. For two thirds of the way you will be following the Camino de Santiago and the Via de la Plata: both classic long distance cycling routes. Each night will be spent in towns and cities of outstanding historic, cultural and architectural interest, in a centrally located hotel.

Bike Tour Santiago de Compostela by the Coast - Portuguese "Coastal Camino", starting in Porto

EV1
@Portugal @Spain

Ride the Portuguese Camino by the coast, the Way of St. James and experience the coastal villages of the Minho region in Northwestern Portugal and Galiza. Discover the natural beauty of this coast, riding by Esposende and Caminha and cross-over to spain to discover beautiful Bayone, and the Vigo Ria, with it's trademark seafood. Ride by quiet forests and quaint villages in this spiritual but challenging adventure in the way of St. James!