The pleasant climatic and weather conditions, as well as a wide network of roads and trails surrounded by nature, have made Níjar (Almería) a leading destination for cycle tourism. Ready?
Cycling in Níjar
Cycling paradise in Almería!. More and more cyclists are choosing this Cycling Friendly destination to enjoy the different landscapes of this beautiful corner of the Mediterranean. An ideal spot to prepare for the pre-season or enjoy a dream cycling getaway!
In addition to the beaches and coves of the Cabo de Gata – Níjar Natural Park, the cyclist can enjoy a unique orography of volcanic origin and great geological importance.
This beautiful enclave also offers a great diversity of places and ideal MTB-tracks in an environment of great ecological and environmental value.
No to be missed…
The arid landscapes of Tabernas, unique in Europe, offer the opportunity of cycling through the desert, between canyons and ravines, as in a western movie.
MTB lovers can also enjoy other routes of great beauty, such as the one that crosses La Alpujarra in Almería to Cabo de Gata, passing through the towns of Laujar de Andarax, Bentarique or San José.
The cycling boom in Almería has led to the emergence of a large number of businesses related to cycling, a wide range of hotels specializing in offering a unique experience to anyone who chooses this beautiful destination for their cycling getaways.
Why Níjar as cycling destination?
Modality: Road / MTB
Climate: Hot, humid, arid and mostly clear summers; long, cold, dry and cloudy winters. Average temperatures between 5 and 28º.
Recommended accommodations: Exclusive selection of recommended Cycling Friendly accommodations.
Cycling routes: Níjar – Colativí – Huebro, Agua Amarga – Mojácar – Royo Morera, San José – Cabo de Gata, Los Albaricoques – Rambla Honda – Níjar, Fernán Pérez – Mesa Roldán – Vía Verde, La Isleta – Las Negras – Cabo de Gata, Las Negras – TransAlmería – Agua Amarga, Rodalquilar – Albaricoques – Presillas – Escullos, Huebro – Almería – Tabernas, La Fabriquilla – Vela Blanca – Los Escullos – Pozo de los Frailes.
Climbs: Subida a huebro (Níjar)
Recommended bicycles: Wide selection of ideal bicycles for your routes in Níjar
Event: Titan Desert (MTB)