The county of Empordá is located to the north of Girona, famous for wine and olive oil production it is one of the most beautiful landscapes. Dotted with hilltop stone villages many of which you can stop for a well earned coffee. This ride includes the village of Verges as its suggested coffee stop. The ride then returns by crossing over the Las Gavarres mountains which is also a nature reserve, low hills but steep and short climbs giving yet another view of the region you will have cycle through, followed by a decent back to the Girona side and a short spin into town on the greenways cycle path.
Total Climb: 778m
Estimated ride time: 4 hours