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Italy - Via Romea Francigena (Tuscany to Rome) - Guided Mountain Biking Holiday

Holiday Highlights

  • Superb Tuscan accommodation and classic landscapes
  • Sampling the best wines of Chianti and Montepulciano
  • Riding the ridge of Creti Senesi
  • Roman roads, superb singletrack and forest fun
  • Riding all the way to Rome and arriving in St Peter’s Square

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Day Description Distance Ascent Meals
1 Arrival Pisa - Transfer to Siena Non cycling day    
2 Siena to San Quirico 34 Miles / 55 Kms Approx. 760m B L  
3 Quirico to Radicofani 25 Miles / 40 Kms Approx. 990m B L  
4 Radicofani to Bolsena 34 Miles / 55 Kms Approx. 560m B L  
5 Bolsena to Vetralla 34 Miles / 55 Kms Approx. 960m B L  
6 Vetralla to Campagnano 31 Miles / 50 Kms Approx. 560m B L  
7 Campagnano to Roma 28 Miles / 45 Kms Approx. 640m B L  
8 Departure from Rome     B  

Key: B - Breakfast, L - Lunch, D - Dinner

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Holiday Information

Join us on this thrilling mountain biking holiday through the trails of central Italy. We trace the steps of the Via Romea Francigena, an ancient route between the northern regions of Europe and the south, carrying merchants, armies and pilgrims from as far as Canterbury to Rome and on to Jerusalem.
Now the Via Romea Francigena is a network of trails, roads and tracks that are followed not only by faithful pilgrims on their way to Rome, but also walkers and bikers who are looking for an exciting journey.
We have chosen to start our adventure in Siena, one of the gems of Tuscany, a medieval city packed full of art, architecture and fantastic Italian cuisine.
Heading south, we'll follow the the Via Romea Francigena as much as possible, exploring the paths, off-road trails and singletrack along the route, making this a great mountain biking journey through stunning Tuscany. The route joins up some of the major Tuscany highlights, such as Siena, Montiriggioni and San Quirico.
Staying in a range of good quality small hotels and agriturismi, you'll experience real Italian hospitality all with delicious regional cuisine. As we leave Tuscany and enter Lazio, the landscape changes as well as the feel of the towns. The journey south through varying landscapes and changing terrain, using sections of the EuroVelo 5 route, leads to the outskirts of Rome where our own pilgramage comes to a dramatic end, riding into St Peter's Square.
If you wish to do this journey in a more leisurely manner, on non-technical terrain and on hybrid bikes we've a Leisure cycling option you'll love! 

For more information download our trip notes

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Holiday Summary

Duration:
8 days
Price:
€1,710
Estimated flight price
€150

Optional

Single Room
€160

Holiday Details

Place to place

7 nights hotels/agriturismo

Breakfast and lunch provided

Guided and vehicle support

6 days biking

Airport and luggage transfers

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