Mirador de Ézaro (Galicia)

Start Town Altitude (m) Elevation Gain (m) Length (km) Gradient (%) Difficulty Rating
Ézaro 268 260 1.8 14.4 587 ****

Mirador de Ezaro Cycling Profile
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Mirador de Ézaro is a short and very steep cilmb. It has a maximum gradient of 30% and there is very little chance to recover on the climb.

Roads & Traffic

The road is in excellent condition throughout.

There is very little traffic on the climb.

Climb Description

Mirador de Ézaro Cycling

Mirador de Ézaro is one of the steepest climbs in professional road cycling, with gradients up to 30%. It has been used several times as a stage finish in the Vuelta a España, with winners here including Joaquim Rodríguez and Dani Moreno. The gradients are the defining feature of the climb, but it also offers fantastic views looking down on the village of Ezaro and the Atlantic Coast - include the cape at Fisterra.

Mirador de Ézaro is open throughout the year.

Other sides

This is the only way to climb to Mirador de Ézaro.


Mirador de Ézaro and the surrounding coastline can be added as a tour extension to our Camino de Santiago cycling holiday.