El Portitxol (Ontinyent)

Start Town Altitude Elevation Gain Length Gradient Difficulty Rating
Ontinyent 775m 383m 7.8 km 4.9% 220 ****






El Portitxol - Ontinyent - Cycling Profile

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Climb Description

El Portitxol is one of the most enjoyable cycling climbs in the Valencia province. The climb from Ontinyent has open scenery as it climbs through pine trees, with views overlooking the plains of Valencia and the coast.

The excellent road surface, combined with the views and the steady gradients make it a real pleasure to ride.

El Portitxol is open throughout the whole year.




Roads & Traffic

The road is in excellent condition throughout, and there is little traffic on the climb.




Alternative Routes

There are three other ways to reach El Portitxol, all of them enjoyable climbs. The most scenic side is from the town of Moixent; it can also be climbed from Aielo, and the hardest side is from Vallada.





Nearby Climbs


El Portell

Alto de Beneixama

Port de Beniarrés

Preventori

Puerto de Onil






Cycling Holidays

El Portitxol is climbed on our Mountains of the Costa Blanca cycling holiday.

In the links below you can find out more about this and some similar tours that we run in the mountains of Spain.




Beniarres Reservoir & Benicaldell
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Self-Guided Cycling Holiday
Length: 7 Days
Level: Difficulty Challenging to Hard
Price: from €620 EUR
Mount Teide
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Self-Guided Cycling Holiday
Length: 7 Days
Level: Difficulty Medium to Challenging
Price: from €1,090 EUR
Tramuntana Mountains - Mallorca
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Self-Guided Cycling Holiday
Length: 7 Days
Level: Difficulty Medium to Challenging
Price: from €1,110 EUR