“Ride the Three Monasteries” is an alternative cycling route to the mountains, allowing you to discover three historic monasteries and explore the stunning island of Mallorca.

About the The 3 Monasteries

Are you looking for a thrilling and unique cycling experience in Mallorca? Look no further than ‘The 3 Monasteries’ event, which offers an exciting alternative to the mountain roads. This fantastic event was established in 2021 and has already attracted over 100 riders who have enjoyed a fun and thrilling ride through some of the most iconic monasteries in Mallorca. Designed as a non-competitive, social event, ‘The 3 Monasteries” is a perfect opportunity to enjoy cycling with like-minded individuals in a beautiful setting. While some participants may choose to ride as part of a group, the event also allows cyclists to explore the route at their own pace, stopping along the way to admire the stunning scenery and take photographs. So why not join us for this unforgettable cycling experience? Book your place now to be a part of ‘The 3 Monasteries’.

russ downing

We are extremely excited to announce that the renowned Russ Downing has been appointed as the official ambassador for the upcoming The 3 Monasteries ride. We are overjoyed to have such an accomplished and experienced personality onboard for this incredible event. Russ Downing is an exceptional cyclist who has been a professional rider for a staggering 20 years. In addition, he has the prestigious accolade of being the first British winner for Team Sky. His experience and expertise in the cycling industry will undoubtedly enhance the participants’ overall experience. Be ready to join Russ and embark on an unforgettable journey full of thrilling rides, valuable tips, and delightful moments. We believe his participation will make this event even more memorable and we look forward to seeing you there.


“Our partners are integral to keeping you fueled, keeping you looking good, and of course, every cyclist needs a good coffee pre-ride to fire up the legs for a long day in the saddle.” We are delighted to be working with the Following brands or the The 3 Monasteries Ride. Basso Bikes, Meke Coffee, Mega Bar, Chamois Butt’r and Genco Ciclismo clothing. 

Discover Puerto de Polleça

Puerto de Pollença is an incredibly picturesque location, that boasts stunning natural beauty. Nestled among lush green mountains and palm trees, it is a true haven for those seeking an escape from the hustle and bustle of everyday life. The nearby beach provides a perfect spot to bask in the warmth of the sun and soak up the relaxing atmosphere. And that’s not all, visitors can enjoy an incredible range of dining options, with delicious food and drink served up at numerous restaurants and bars. The area is also famous for cycling, with the renowned Formentor route, offering cyclists a challenging and thrilling ride. So if you’re looking for a holiday destination that offers the best of both worlds, look no further than Puerto de Pollença. You’ll have the chance to indulge in your passions both on and off the bike, and create unforgettable memories in this truly special place.

Bike hire

Are you in search of an exceptional experience while taking on the exhilarating 3 monasteries ride? Allow us to introduce you to the Basso Astra and Diamante. These bikes are equipped with the latest 12 speed Shimano Ulegra di2 – a perfect fit for the challenging climbs you will be facing. And that’s not all! The added advantage of having disc brakes means you can enjoy ultimate peace of mind during your adventure. With the Basso Astra and Diamante bicycles, you will not only have a reliable companion but also an exceptional ride that will fulfill your expectations in every possible way. So why settle for less when you can elevate your experience to new heights? Book now and get ready to conquer the climb with ease!


Recommended airports for the Maratona dles Dolomites in the are Venice Marco Polo, Venice Treviso, or you might even consider Munich. We recommend making your own way to the region as this is the most cost-effective way of travel.

In the days leading up to your epic grandfondo ride, we want you to feel as comfortable and relaxed as possible. That’s why we have designed a flexible schedule that will give you plenty of time to prepare both physically and mentally for one of the world’s toughest grandfondo events. Our pre-event rides are a perfect opportunity for you to activate your legs, warm up your muscles and get familiar with the surrounding landscapes and terrains. With our guidance, you will gradually acclimate to the high mountains .
May 15th-22nd 2024
€699 per-person
Based on a twin/double room
Double room, single use
€100.00 Deposit
Non refundable
Please note the minimum stay is 4 nights
Photo pack capture unforgettable memories
4 star hotel, located 3.4km from the start line
Half board breakfast buffet & evening 4 course meal
Pre event warm up rides
Free entry

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