The Carrilet tour crosses landscapes which are important from an aesthetic, ecological and cultural perspective. It starts at the volcanic area of la Garrotxa and following the route of the old railway track, arrives at la Vall de Ter valley and the pastures of Salt and Girona.
The track which used to unite la Garrotxa with el Gironès allows you to discover the natural resources of the volcanic area of la Garrotxa, Hostoles castle and the towns of Anglès, Sant Feliu de Pallerols and Girona amoung others.
Just before arriving in Girona, you cycle through places like the pastures of Salt or Girona. In this part which soon crosses the river Ter you can see how the benefits gained by the hydraulic systems of the river.
The tour is easy and fairly flat with lots of downhill sections. On the way, you will find old train stations which have been turned into information points and restaurants.
You can hire the e-bikes at he Centre Burricleta of Girona and go to Olot withthe bikes with the regular bus (TEiSA). You can also hire a private transfer for persons + bikes at the Burricleta's Centre (recommended for groups).