If you enjoy cycling, you can not miss these events in Girona

The city of Girona is synonymous with cycling. For this reason we share with all bike lovers all the cycling events planned for spring 2017 in the city. Check out these dates and start plan your cycling challenges and experiences in this unique city.

MTB Challenge Girona (29th, 30th April and 1st May)

Three days in the singletrack paradise. An event designed for the lovers of mountain biking. The new Girona MTB Challenge will last three days and will feature three different routes offering you the opportunity to discover Girona and its wonderful surroundings in a unique way.

he epicenter of this event, which will hold the start and finish of each stage, will be located in the Girona-Fontajau Pavilion, located just six minutes by cycling from Hotels Ultonia.

Until February 19th you can still register for the test at a discounted price. More information: gironamtbchallenge.com


Sea Otter Europe - Bike Show (2nd, 3rd and 4th June)

The first weekend of June takes place in Girona the first European edition of the Sea Otter, the largest cycling event in the world.

The event is full of adrenaline and entertainment. It will have multiple competitions and marches, some of them designed also for children. Spectacular exhibitions  will also take place to enjoy the magnificence of each cycling type (BMX, Dirt, Big Jump, Trial ...) and many activities designed for the whole family. In addition will also feature an exhibition where you will find the most important brands in the sector and the latest news.

Another special feature is an area for testing bikes equipped with a 4km loop circuit adapted to all types and levels where guests will be able to test some bike models. This area has organized a free test with electric bike.

Hotels Ultonia are one of the official hotels of the Sea Otter Europe, located just six minutes by bike from the epicenter of the festival. More information: seaottereurope.com

El primer cap de setmana de juny arriba a Girona la primera edició europea del Sea Otter, el festival de ciclisme més important del món.


Girona Cycling Festival (12th 18th June)

A cycling event during one week bringing together hundreds of cyclists from around the world to enjoy cycling in the privileged environment of the city of Girona.

The event offers group excursions almost every morning and three races: a qualifying rise in Els Angels, a night race in the Old Quarter of Girona and finally the Girona Gran Fondo, a spectacular circular 125km race to the Volcanic Natural Park Olot (Garrotxa) from Girona.

It also will host different parties and dinners for groups who come to the city to participate in Girona Cycling Festival.

More information: gironagranfondo.com


Hotels Ultonia Girona  was the first bike-friendly hotel in the city putting at the disposal of guests all the facilities to enjoy the city with your bike. In our hotels you’ll find a bike parking, bike repairing and cleaning tools… and many other bike services.