Jaizkibel (Hondarribia)

Start Town Altitude Elevation Gain Length Gradient Difficulty Rating
Hondarribia 455m 447m 9.6 km 4.7% 302 ***






Jaizkibel - Hondarribia - Cycling Profile

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Climb Description

Jaizkibel is one of the most famous cycling climbs in the Basque Country. For many years it has been a key climb in the San Sebastían Classic, and it has even been included twice in recent years.

The climb is pretty and enjoyable without being really spectacular. Much of the climb from Hondarribia is lined by trees which obscure the view; however, at times you get glimpses of the fantastic Bay of Biscay and the coast of south-western France.

Jaizkibel is open throughout the year.


Jaizkibel from Hondarribia - Basque Cycling Climb

From Jaizkibel there are great views of the Basque coast






Roads & Traffic

The road is in very good condition and there is little traffic throughout the climb.




Alternative Routes

Jaizkibel can also be climbed from the west, beginning in Lezo.





Nearby Climbs


Monte Igueldo

Castillo del Inglés

Bordako Tontorra

Aia

Urdaneta

Garate

Azurki

Iturburu

Itziar

Aritxulegi





Cycling Holidays

Jaizkibel can be cycled as an optional route extension on our Basque Country Coast cycling holiday.

In the links below you can find out more about this and other similar tours that we run in the region.




Monte Igeldo - San Sebastian
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Self-Guided Cycling Holiday
Length: 7 Days
Level: Difficulty Easy to Medium
Price: from €1,290 EUR
*Bike Hire Included

Basque Coast Beach
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Guided Cycling Holiday
Length: 7 Days
Level: Difficulty Easy to Medium
Price: €1,540 EUR
*Bike Hire Included

Rioja Vineyards
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Guided Cycling Holiday
Length: 7 Days
Level: Difficulty Easy to Medium
Price: €1,390 EUR
*Bike Hire Included