Coll de Rates - Parcent (Valencia)

Start Town Altitude (m) Elevation Gain (m) Length (km) Gradient (%) Difficulty Rating
Parcent 626 354 6.8 5.2 240 ****

Coll de Rates from Parcent Profile
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Roads & Traffic

The road is in very good condition throughout.

There is little traffic on this climb.


Climb Description

Coll de Rates from Parcent

Coll de Rates is one of the most popular cycling climbs in all of Spain. Throughout the year you will find amateurs and professionals alike both testing themselves on the ascent. From Parcent it is quite a short and gentle ascent, but there are many great possibilities to include it in a longer ride.

There are beautiful views throughout much of the climb, particularly looking west towards the Costa Blanca and the attractive mountains of the Bernia y Ferrer range. Coll de Rates is open and highly enjoyable to climb throughout the year.


Other sides

Coll de Rates can also be climbed from the west on a rolling section from the village of Tarbena.


Nearby Climbs

Tarbena



Tours

Coll de Rates is climbed on our Castles of the Levant Cycling Holiday.