Camino by bike: how difficult is the Camino to cycle?

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Camino Cycling Tours


Our Biking Grades are calculated by considering the length, gradient, distance and technicality of the route involved. As per the walking grades, the biking grades scale has 3 variables; Easy, Moderate and Challenging.


cycling the camino  Cycling the Camino - Easy

Typically flat terrain, no notable hills or anything of steep gradient. Low kilometers by comparison to other trips. These are the easiest trips available.


camino by bike  Cycling the Camino - Moderate

Rolling countryside, occasional hills, possible short gradients of low percents. These trips are available to most people of some experience and average fitness, working out regularly.


camino de santiago bike  Cycling the Camino - Challenging

Rolling to hilly countryside; some notable hills with short and possibly steep gradients. Longer rides/hikes of 50km+. The more challenging trips we program for more experienced and strong person. Any technical aspects of riding more difficult  surfaces would fall into this category.



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