Cycle tourism on Mallorca. Do not take your bicycle from home

Cycle tourism on Mallorca. Do not take your bicycle from home

10 Octubre 2019

You have it clear ... after giving it many thoughts, visiting countless websites about cycle tourism on Mallorca, searching for information about the island, airline tickets, accommodation, and endless other things. You have finally decided to enjoy a well-deserved vacation on Mallorca.

“Would you like to visit the island in a different way and turn your vacation into something that defies your limits?”

I don't know if you planned it? But here I leave you a few reasons why you have to do cycle tourism on Mallorca, and enjoy your much deserved getaway to the island.

Cycle tourism is a very special way to discover new places from a different perspective and Mallorca has been a leading destination for a bike break for many years. Whether traveling as a couple, as part of a group of experienced athletes or even as a family, at Papagayo Bike Mallorca there is a road bike waiting for you.

The Balearic Islands have about 300 sunny days a year, so almost any time is perfect if you are thinking about a cycling holiday on the island of Mallorca. Spring and autumn are the most recommended seasons for cycle tourism because the temperatures are not as high as in summer.

Few places in the world have the variety of landscapes that Mallorca offers. In a few minutes you can cycle from a fishing port to a first-class mountain pass. More than 1,200 km. of roads will allow you to arrive with one of our road bikes to the most charming corners of the island. And an important fact to this data, 700 km. are secondary roads, ideal for cycling or training during your vacation.

Cycling enjoying the landscape of Alcúdia, next to the cliffs or the winding roads of the Serra de Tramuntana ... are just some of the experiences you can do on a road bike on Mallorca. You can find beautiful and quiet rural roads that are worth discovering. Some of them even lead to historic castles or monasteries located on top of the steepest ports, such as Sa Calobra, Puig Major or Coll de Femenia.

Cycle tourism on Mallorca. Do not take your bicycle from home

Why is Mallorca such a popular destination among cyclists?

Mallorca brings together many advantages for cycle tourism, here are the main reasons why you have to practice cycle tourism on Mallorca.
 
  • The weather. Mallorca has 300 sunny days a year and in autumn, winter and spring the weather conditions are perfect for cycling.
  • The numerous mountain roads of the Serra de Tramuntana barely register traffic and offer cyclists an alternative panoramic route.
  • The variety of routes with varying degrees of difficulty: demanding for professionals and moderately flat for amateur cyclists.
  • Good infrastructure in terms of accommodation, specialized tour operators, shops for cyclists, etc., who care to meet the needs of this booming tourism sector.
  • Panoramic routes of unparalleled beauty.
  • Good aerial connections with northern Europe throughout the year, from Germany, Switzerland or Austria you can fly to the island in two hours maximum.
  • A growing number of well-marked and paved safe cycle routes.

Cycle tourism on Mallorca. Do not take your bicycle from home

Mallorca is cycling-friendly Are you coming to cycle on Mallorca?


Both the capital city of Palma, as all the towns of the island, are cycling-friendly. The island receives thousands of cycling tourists every year, and is very well prepared to receive a large influx of this type of sports tourism (more than 150 thousand a year).

There are a large number of quiet roads of all kinds, in very good condition for cycling. In addition, scattered throughout the island, there are numerous shops, restaurants, cafes or bars aimed at the cycling public. One thing to keep in mind about the importance of Mallorca for cycle tourism, is that there are more and more professional cyclists who settle their training bases on the island.

One of our most important missions is that you can enjoy your bike trip on the roads of Mallorca without having to worry about anything, just dedicate yourself to pedaling and enjoy the incredible landscapes that the island of Mallorca has.

If you already know the dates of when you will arrive on Mallorca on your next getaway, do not leave for the last minute the rental of road bikes to discover the island. Plan your getaway through Mallorca on one of our rental bicycles.

Do not hesitate to contact us, we will advise you on the best routes to visit Mallorca and we will put at your disposal the rental of the best bicycles that adapt to your needs.

21 years of experience on the world of cycling guarantee us.