Barcelona is a great place for cycling, there is no doubt. In a former post, we introduced 10 of the most popular climbs around Barcelona, but today let me introduce some short and steep hidden climbs close to Barcelona, not very known (or maybe not known at all) for most of the local cyclists. Some

Montserrat is the magical mountain close to Barcelona, and a bike tour is the best way to discover it. The meaning of Verge de Montserrat for Catalan people goes beyond the religious feeling. Visiting the virgin in pilgrimage is the usual thing to do to thank for anything that happened. This is also the reason

Barcelona is a great cycling destination, that’s for sure. And cycling the hills around Barcelona is a must for any keen cyclist. Even if it is a big city, cycling is great in Barcelona, with nice climbs, smooth road surface, very good weather, and polite drivers. Very close to Barcelona there are several hills very

One of the best road cycling tours you can do from Barcelona is the tour around Montseny mountains. Especially at this time of the year, autumn, Montseny looks really nice, the color of the leaves, the blue sky, the tiny roads, it all makes a very special break away from a big city like Barcelona.

Today we did one of the best cycling routes in all of Catalonia: Montseny mountains loop. Road cycling in Montseny mountains is amazing, especially on a working day, when there is no traffic at all. Our trip starts usually at Palautordera train station, which you can get easily from Barcelona in about 45 minutes. From Palautordera

Today we had Alfredo, from the Philipinnes, doing our demanding guided tour around Montserrat. In our bike tour we not only climbed to the Montserrat Monastery, but also cycled beside other nice Monastries nearby, as Sant Benet and Santa Cecilia. In addition, we climbed to Coll de l’Obac with amazing views of the Montserrat mountains.

Today we had Chris and Victor from Chicago doing one of our private Barcelona bike tours. Demanding tour for them, arriving from a very flat area in the US! Nevertheless, we adapt our tours to everyone needs in terms of distance and difficulty: Montefusco Cycling makes pedaling around Barcelona City and surroundings a Snap. All

We had today one of those great days to remember, including the climb to Montseny mountains. We did an amazing ride mixing family, friends, and customers who became friends, and doing possibly the best ride you can do all over Catalonia. 90 km to enjoy cycling in the Montseny mountains!! We include the climbs to

Group picture at the top of Coll Formic!! Today this group of strong riders coming from #Switzerland started a trip along the #Pyrenees. Our turn to show them that big #mountains in Europe is not just about the #Alps! #roadcycling #biketrip #biketours #roadbike

Today we had the orange team doing our Barcelona hills tour! #Cycling as a #teambuilding activity is unbeatable. Challenging ride and lots of fun! #barcelona #biketours #bikerental #roadcycling #daytrip