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Via Verde del Baix Ebre

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Beautiful walking or cycling route. Very varied and can occupy you for a week at least!

Based on an old railway line with an interesting civil war history. Goes from Tortosa all the way... read more

Reviewed 12 October 2017
Great for a run

I liked this converted railway for a morning run because it is not crowded and there are no cars... read more

Reviewed 24 September 2017
Namur, Belgium
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Reviewed 12 October 2017

Based on an old railway line with an interesting civil war history. Goes from Tortosa all the way up to Horta de St Joan and beyond. I recommend the sections from Xerta to Font Calda and from there up to Horta. We saw a lot...More

Date of experience: March 2017
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Reviewed 24 September 2017

I liked this converted railway for a morning run because it is not crowded and there are no cars. The dedicated bridge over the Ebro river is very much helpful.

Date of experience: September 2017
Thank raobert
Reviewed 11 September 2017

This great greenbelt riding trail is perfect for a long (or short) bike ride or stroll. It's protected from cars and continues along a dedicated pedestrian/bike bridge across the river. There it joins a continuation of the dedicated train some 80 km. This path is...More

Date of experience: September 2017
Thank james p
Reviewed 18 July 2017 via mobile

We did the bike tour from Arnes to Xerta (5+38 km) and it's mainly going downhill, so very easy. The Via Verde is going through several tunnels and most of them have lights, still advise to make sure to have your bike lights. The roads...More

Date of experience: July 2017
1  Thank dirkphilips3
Reviewed 30 May 2017 via mobile

We have made this path with bike several times and we always enjoy it. We made from Horta de Sant Joan to Pinell de Brai, it is about 20 km that you can made in 2 hours in a easy path, always with a slight...More

Date of experience: May 2017
Thank Morero
Reviewed 17 September 2016

The Via Verda del Baix-Ebre is an abandoned rail line that is now a bike and hiking trail from Tortosa to close to Alcañiz. It is surfaced, except for very short stretches traffic free and there are picnic and rest areas. The Via is also...More

Date of experience: September 2016
1  Thank Marialuisa W
Reviewed 11 September 2016

I live locally and have biked this route many times. It is possible to start 80km up, beyond Alcaniz, but the route gets easier (and more interesting) from Valderobes. There are many places to join this old railway line, which runs through long tunnels, (many...More

Date of experience: June 2016
1  Thank El_Yako2014
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