BILBAO PREMIUM DAY
Ride with us on a luxury day, enjoying Bilbao and its surroundings, paired with local gastronomy & culture
Discover Bilbao and its surrounding area riding with local ex-professional athletes, who will take you on the most hidden cycling routes, where you will admire the most amazing scenery.
Enjoy the most exclusive Basque culinary experience, savouring typical Basque food and wine in one of the city’s most prestigious restaurants.
Go on a private tour of the ultimate modern art museum, the Guggenheim Bilbao Museum.
Recreational level 50Km | 31 Miles.
We set off from Bilbao, go up through Enekuri where we get to Artxanda that has the best views of Bilbao. We cycle around
Mount Artxanda, go down the Vivero and we head to Erletxes to reach el Txorierri.
We go through Larrabetxu, Lezama and Zamudio, Derio, Sondika until we get to Asua.
And we go back to Bilbao on the estuary road, passing through the Deusto neighbourhood, where one of the most prestigious universities of Spain stands, along with iconic places such as the Lion building.
When we reach Bilbao, we go over the Euskalduna bridge, around the Doña Casilda park, nicknamed, the duck park, and we end up at the Guggenheim, the famous modern art museum designed by the distinguished architect Frank Gehry.
Intermediate level 77Km | 48 Miles
We start off in Bilbao along the Olabeaga cycle path, heading to Zorroza. Then on to the Encartaciones, where we will enjoy cycling on a peaceful road full of nature until we get to Gueñes.
There we will branch off to go up the Umaran mountain and then go down towards Sopuerta to then climb another short but intense mountain called Bezi. From Bezi we descend towards Balmaseda, back to Gueñes and from there back to Bilbao.
Advanced level 120Km | 75Miles.
Setting off from Bilbao and along the estuary, we head to Asua. From there we climb Lauro, the first gentle ascent to warm up, and then we go down to Mungia.
We continue on a flat stretch to Gerekiz, a 2 kilometres mountain ascent. A fast and fun descent for 6 kilometres until we get to Gernika. This village is famous for the German bombing and Picasso´s painting.
From here we cycle towards Kortezubi, we go up Muretagane Auzoa heading towards the Urdaibai Reserve, along the beaches of Laga and Laida. Urdaibai is a Biosphere Reserve that has impressive views.
We head on to Gernika again; we climb Errigoiti, a prolonged 5 kilometres mountain, and then go back gradually through Butrón. We go up Unbe and we end the route in Bilbao.
Available all yearOn Demand | Please request your suitable tour dates
- Lunch or dinner at a well-known restaurant in Bilbao
Bikes and Gear
- Well-known professional bicycle brand.
- Welcome kit, including a Bizi Cycle Tours jersey and a water bottle.
- A bilingual guide (English-Spanish) with lots of experience and knowledge of the area. Our guides are ex-professional athletes.
- There is always a support van available to provide technical assistance, refreshments, and transportation for any part of the route that you don’t want to cycle through.
- Guided tour of the Guggenheim museum.
- Personalised photo album of the tour.
- Flight tickets to and from Bilbao.
- Other activities not included in the package and not organized by Bizi Cycle Tours.
- Accommodation before and after the end of the tour.
- Personal shopping during the tour.
On request: minimum 2 people
TREK Émonda SL 6 Disc
This bicycle can deal with the toughest mountains, the steepest descents, the tightest curves and the fastest sprints.
The hydraulic disc brakes have great breaking power and control regardless of the type of road and the weather conditions.
Just like the other Émondas, it is designed to be the lightest and fastest in its category.
BH Core Gravelx Carbon 2.6
So lightweight, that you won’t believe that it’s an e-bike. Its frame is made of carbon, with the technology used in the frames of BH’s high-end road bike range.
This bike has a significant autonomy (165Km and up to 220Km) thanks to a combination of low motor consumption and a 540Wh battery.
The Core display is fully integrated into the stem and it features a button that allows you to increase or reduce the assistance level, through an LED colour system.
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