A bike ride through purest beauty! This memorable bike tour takes you to the heart of Tuscany, among superfine red wines, olive groves, and hills designed by cypresses, wonderful historic centers, and cheerful locals. Really exciting moments on the bike await you. From the sinuous ups and downs through rolling hills to the exciting passages under the ancient walls of medieval towns. From the vineyards of Brunello d Montalcino and Nobile di Montepulciano to the farmhouses surrounded by olive groves. From the museum cities of Florence and Siena to the legendary places of the Eroica. Prepare your legs and your heart for an unforgettable journey!
| Cycling | Avid | 7days/6nights | Self-Guided | From € 1470 |
Brunello di Montalcino, Nobile di Montepulciano and Chianti wines
The amazing towns of Siena, Florence and San Gimignano
The Crete Senesi landscape
The Eroica routes
|1||Benvenuti in Toscana!||Warm up ride||D|
|2||Asciano to Montalcino||Cycling 90Km/1800m||B|
|3||Montalcino to San Gimignano||Cycling 100Km/1500m||B|
|4||San Gimignano to Florence||Cycling 70Km/1250m||B|
|5||Florence to Gaiole in Chianti||Cycling 82Km/1740m||B|
|6||Gaiole in Chianti to Asciano||Cycling 70Km/1200m||B D|
Arrival in Tuscany, shuttle or individual arrival at our accommodation in Asciano countryside. Tour explanation, delivery of tour documentation, and careful bike fitting, then possibly warm up ride to the pretty medieval town of Serre di Rapolano.Overnight: Asciano
Today we ride through the Val d’Orcia, a quintessential Tuscan landscape, made out of rolling hills dotted with cypress trees; its landscape is listed as a UNESCO World Heritage Site. After the marvelous Montepulciano and Pienza, a real model of Renaissance city, we'll get to the medieval village of Montalcino, kingdom of the fine Brunello di Montalcino wine.Overnight: Montalcino
From the Brunello's land to the towers of San Gimignano, one of the best examples of urban architecture, created by the rich Tuscan merchants of the late Middle Ages, known as the ancient Manhattan.Overnight: San Gimignano
Between places and settings of the amusing scenes of Boccaccio's Decameron, boundless vineyards in the Chianti Classico, and breathtaking views over the wonderful city of Florence.Overnight: Firenze
Today you will cross the legendary territories of Chianti Classico those that, according to the legend of the black rooster, were crossed at dawn at a gallop by the knight of Florence, in the challenge with the city of Siena launched to put an end to the disputes and establish a definitive border between the two rival cities. Today Chianti Classico is the trademark of a wine production specification, undoubtedly one of the most famous in the world, in whose logo the legendary black rooster always stands out. A history spanning over 300 years, which began in 1716, when Cosimo III, the Grand Duke of Tuscany, set the boundaries of the Chianti wine production area. This means that we will go through vineyard and wineries, but in fact not only because there will also be woods and fascinating villages. We are also entering the territories that host the legendary Eroica cycling race, which takes you back to the romantic dusty atmospheres of cycling of the past, made up of little technology, effort and a lot of passion.Overnight: Gaiole in Chianti
A rich and varied day. You will have the opportunity to try the mythical routes of the Eroica, discover the ancient "Contrade" of Siena, and immerse yourself in the postcard landscapes of the Crete Senesi.Overnight: Asciano
It’s time to say goodbye, but we know you loved this magical tour in Tuscany and you want to be back in the Med with us!
Il Molinello is a cozy accommodation in the rolling hills east of Siena, better known as the Crete Senesi. Alessandro and Elisa produce high-quality extra virgin olive oil. If you want a super local experience, this is definitely the place!
In this ancient building, you can breathe the typical atmosphere of an ancient Tuscan village. The property offers a large garden with a swimming pool overlooking the valley of the vineyards where the fine Brunello is produced.
Cozy accommodation in a typical 14th-century building, with a perfect location in the heart of the ancient town, to discover the magic and charm of San Gimignano on foot.
Located in a lush park, this beautiful villa combines the peace of the countryside a stone's throw from the wonderful center of Florence.
A villa that was previously a monastery, situated in an expansive landscape, rich in symbolism and at the same time, quiet and intimate.
You can bring your own bike or rent one from us, we offer great bikes from selected Italian and international brands: road bikes, leisure cycling, mountain bikes, e-bikes, all in perfect working conditions. You can book your bike on the Booking / Information form.
Tour Price: € 1470 per person
Deposit: 30%, Balance: 30 days before departure
This price includes:
6 nights in nice hotels 4*
6 breakfast and 2 dinners
Welcome meeting and tour briefing
Maps, route notes or GPS tracks
Luggage transportation inn2inn
Peace of mind being with our experienced team
This price not includes:
Local Taxes (approx. 10 €)
Drinks at Dinner
Road Bike Carbon + Ultegra: € 220
E-Road Bike Carbon + Ultegra: € 400
Road Bike - Flat Bar Carbon + Ultegra: € 200
Touring Bike: € 110
High season supplement: € 250 (Jun 26 - Sep 04)
Single room supplement: € 250
Solo Traveller: € 450
Free cancellation for any reason till 30 days before departure.
Free cancellation for COVID-19 related reasons till 10 days before departure.
This means you will pedal free at your pace following maps and tracks received during our pre tour briefing at your arrival. We will advise you where to have lunch and dinner, about sightseeings along the road and where to find technical assistance. You can start on any day of the year.
With just 4 people, this tour can be ride as a Guided Tour
In our Guided tours you have: