Italy Cycle Trips

Cycling in Italy is almost a national sport, and is common as a means of transportation as well as for recreation. This means the locals will encourage and assist you along your way as you cycle through the countryside, vineyards, villages and towns of this lovely nation. We have an excellent choice of escorted and […]

Cycling in Italy is almost a national sport, and is common as a means of transportation as well as for recreation. This means the locals will encourage and assist you along your way as you cycle through the countryside, vineyards, villages and towns of this lovely nation.

We have an excellent choice of escorted and independent itineraries, from the mountains of the north to the beaches of the south.

 

 

TOUR SELECTION

 

APULIA
Independent cycling amongst the olive groves of Italy’s heel.

 

BIKE & BARGE IN NORTHERN ITALY
Extremely popular escorted bicycle and barge tour along the Po River from Mantova to Venice. Two ship options.

 

BIKE & BOAT ON THE AMALFI COAST
A new tour that takes in all the sights of the Gulf of Naples, including Capri, Pompeii, Sorrento, and Ischia.

 

BIKE & BOAT IN THE AEOLIAN ISLANDS (new for 2014)
The Aeolian archipelago: from Panarea, to Stromboli, to Vulcano

 

BOLZANO TO VENICE (via Verona)
Again, cycle downhill or through flat countryside from the Alps down to Verona, ending in the magical city of Venice. Independent or guided tour options.

 

BOLZANO TO VENICE (via Cortina)
From the mountains to the sea, passing through fascinating views of the Dolomites around Cortina and Belluno.

 

 

BOLZANO TO VENICE

(combination of 3 nights hotel and 7 nights by boat)
A spectacular mix from the mountains to the sea, along Lake Garda and the River Po.

FLORENCE TO ROME
Independent or escorted options on this popular cross country touring route.

 

INNSBRUCK TO VERONA / VENICE
Easy independent cycling route through the Alps and the Tirol to the magical city of Venice.

 

LAKE GARDA

Single Hotel Based
Daily independent cycling routes in the gorgeous Italian Lakes District. An extremely good value 7 day tour.

 

PIEDMONT
Independent cycling in the gourmet and wine lovers district of Piedmont.

 

RESIA PASS TO VERONA
This tour starts in the Alps, on the Italy/Austria border, and drops over 1500m in altitude as you cycle along the Etsch River valley and Lake Garda to Verona, one of Italy’s most beautiful cities.

 

SICILY
Extraordinary independent tour through the island of oranges and lemons. History around every corner!

 

TUSCANY

 Escorted Tour (new for 2014)
Enjoy daily guided cycling tours into the lovely Tuscan countryside from Montecatini Terme to Florence.

 

TUSCANY – Pisa to Florence
This is the easy side of Tuscany cycling in the mostly flat countryside between Pisa and Florence.

 

 

TUSCANY – Single Hotel Based

Unpack only once in your luxury hotel in Terme Montecatini, and enjoy daily independent cycling tours into the lovely Tuscan countryside.

 

 

TUSCANY- A Taste Of Chianti

A more challenging tour in the stunning Chianti region between Sienna and Florence.

 

 

UMBRIA
Independent touring amongst the historic hill towns of Italy’s scenic heartland.

 

 

VENICE LANDS
Easy cycling through the Veneto from Vicenza to Venice. Lovely towns, vineyards and farmland!
Independent or guided tour options.

 

 

VALLEYS OF THE SOUTH TIROL

Single hotel based
Easy day tours in the lovely river valleys around Bolzano.

VENICE TO POREC – 3 COUNTRY TOUR
Independent cycling from Venice to Trieste, along the coastline of Slovenia, ending in the Croatian seaside resort of Porec. A very interesting tour.

 

 

Resia Pass to Lake Garda – mostly downhill cycling throuigh the Alps, along the Adige River

 

Villach to Venice – a combination of Italy and Austria, through the beautiful valleys of the Dolomiti Alps

Venice to Florence – cycle through orchards, gardens and fields between Italy’s two famous cities. Both guided and independent options.

Lake Garda to Milan – makes an excellent extension to our Dolomites to Lake Garda tour!

Rome and the Etruscans – easy cycling in The Eternal City, the Lake of Bracciano and the Etruscan kingdom