Do you love cycling? Do you enjoy nature and beautiful landscapes? We are sure that the answer is yes to both of these questions so here we offer a selection of the best bike routes around the Costa Blanca.
The Costa Blanca, as well as having some of the best beaches in the world, has some wonderful mountain ranges and landscapes that make bike tours in the area a magical experience. Moderate temperatures prevail in the area with 328 days where the sun always shines.
Wherever you are coming from, you can reach the Costa Blanca by plane to Alicante Airport. On arrival, you can hire a car and transport your bike to wherever you want to start your route.
A list of the top bike routes around the Costa Blanca
The Alicante province offers a wide selection of routes for all different levels. There are step climbs, long flat roads and roads that hardly have any traffic and are perfect for cyclists.
Route 1: Denia & the valley’s
This route starts in Denia with a distance of 97 kilometres. The different stages are Denia, Las Marinas, Pego, Vall d’Ebo, Vall D ‘Alcalá, Margarida, Vall de Gallinera, Pego, El Verger and Denia.
Also starting from Denia is a route through the valley’s and this would take you through: Denia, Ondara, Orba, Murla, Benigembla, Castell de Castells, Famorca, Fageca, Benimassot, Tollos, Beniaya, Vall de Alcalá, Vall d’Ebo, Sagra, La Rectoría, Beniarbeig, Ondara and Denia. 106 kilometres in total.
Route 2: Calpe North
From the town where you can see the Peñon d’Ifach, this route takes you through the following: Calpe, Teulada y Moraira, Jávea, Dénia, La Jara, Pedreguer, Llosa de Camacho, Jalón, Lliber, Benissa and Calpe. 78 kilometres to fully enjoy the surrounding areas and be close to nature.
Route 3: Torrevieja West
Leaving Torrevieja this route includes Torrevieja, San Miguel de Salinas, Torremendo, Circular Embalse de la Pedrera, Vista Bella, Montesinos, Torrevieja. Covering 53 kilometres, this ride will let you enjoy the landscapes of the salt flats of Torrevieja.
Route 4: Alicante
From Alicante, you can ride 103 kilometres and cover towns such as Busot, Xixona, Tibi, Castalla, San Vicente and back again. A wonderful view of the Mediterranean.
Route 5: Benidorm
Leaving from Benidorm you can do this route of 51 kilometres. You will Cover Finestrat, Sella, Alcoleja, Confrides, Castell de Guadalest, Polop de la Marina, La Nucia to finish up again in Benidorm.
Now you just have to choose the route of your choice and enjoy the sights and landscapes of the Costa Blanca and even take in some local gastronomy along the way!