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Sometimes considered “a nation within a nation” because of its strong linguistic and cultural identity, Tuscany is a perfect place to be explored by bicycle.

Located in central Italy and stretching from the Apennine Mountains to the Tyrrhenian Sea, with its rolling hills and bucolic landscape, good weather, “strade bianche”, birthplace of the Renaissance and l’Eroica, cities of art, food and wine; Tuscany is a unique cycling destination

Tuscany is considered a paradise for cyclists, from professional to amateurs who just want to slow down and enjoy the famous landscapes. Cycling legends like Bartali, Cipollini and Bettini trained right here in this territory and now, l´Eroica has become a must-ride for cyclists.

On this trip, you will ride some of the l´Eroica and Strade Bianche paths as well. You’ll ride along breathtaking landscapes, medieval villages and large vineyards. You’ll recover strength with the delicious local cuisine and the famous wines produced in this region. And after all that effort, you’re guaranteed to sleep well in the friendly, small-scale accommodations selected for you.

 

Refund and cancellation
Where, for whatever reason, one person is obliged to withdraw, the person must give written notice to Projecting Adventure Cyclism.
Refund will be calculated with this penalty:

Within 45 days from date of departure the penalty fare is 10% of the total cost of the trip.
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Within 30 days from departure the penalty fare is 30% of the total cost of the trip.
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Within 21 days from departure the penalty fare is 60% of the total cost of the trip.
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Within 14 days from departure the penalty fare is 75 % of the total cost of the trip.
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After this date no refund will be given.

No refunds for those who will not show at the start or withdraw during the course of the tour.
No refunds for those who could not make the tour due to lack or inaccuracy of the personal travel documents (i.e Visa or Passport).

Traveler understands that some destinations pose more risk than other destinations due to weather conditions, political conditions and the geography of the region. Traveler acknowledges that factors such as, but not limited to, weather conditions, landslides, floods, flight cancelations or delays, strikes, labor troubles, failure of power, restrictive governmental laws or regulations, riots, insurrection, war or other reason of a like nature not the fault of Projecting Adventure Cyclism (hereinafter “Force Majeure Event”) can hinder, delay or even prevent the Traveler’s ability to make or complete the trip. Traveler acknowledges that the Projecting Adventure Cyclism shall not be liable to Traveler for any delay or cancelation of the trip due to a Force Majeure Event. Traveler shall not be entitled to a refund or any other payment for damages from the Projecting Adventure Cyclism in the event that the trip is cancelled or delayed due to a Force Majeure Event. Please note that we are never responsible for any airfare ticket expenses.
THE PRICE INCLUDE
  • Two PA-Cyclism guides riding with the group.
  • Small groups of maximum 10 riders.
  • Great, authentic 3/4-star hotels. Not super-luxury chain hotels but little owner-operated gems.
  • Breakfast and dinner plus non-alcholic drinks.
  • Luggages transportation.
  • Group travel insurance.
THE PRICE DOES NOT INCLUDE
  • Arrival airport transfer.
  • Departure airport transfer.
  • 3T Exploro Rental.
  • Flight ticket and overbaggage.
  • Extra services and activities.
  • Alcoholic beverages.
  • Everything not present in "The price include".
3 days 3.850 m
200 km Medium
1.270€ per person
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Good to know

Massimo Alfero

Your Head Tour Guide

Massimo Alfero

We have over 15 Years
of experience

excellent care
and service

Guides & helpers speak
multiple
languages

Travel Stages

STAGE 1 –SOVICELLE, RADICONDOLI, MONTALCINELLO, PIEVESCOLA, SOVICIELLE

The first stage of our journey starts in Sovicelle. We´ll ride 72 kilometres and climb 1,400 meters visiting the Riserva naturale Cornocchia, our first and beloved “strade bianche” gravel road. The rolling hills will ensure a good workout and fantastic views.

During this stage, the variation of the terrain is unbelievable: muddy singletracks, white gravel, cobblestones and short distances on asphalt.

STAGE 2 – CHIANTI, AROUND CASTELNUOVO BERARDENGA

On this stage, we are going to pedal along some of the l’Eroica trails.

Gravel roads will be the main course, taking us on long, gentle climbs (some 12km long). You’ll see endless stretches of beautiful vineyards but virtually no cars, allowing you to really enjoy the effort and the scenery.

We will visit several beautiful villages, but the unique Castelnuovo Berardenga takes the prize.

It is a long journey at 70 kilometres and 1,128 meters to climb, but we’ll live the best “Esperienza Toscana”.

 

STAGE 3 – COLLE MALAMERENDA – BAGNO VIGNONI

This last day we’ll continue our exploration and enjoyment of the l’Eroica paths.

Despite the short distance, this last day is the most challenging. But with a nice surprise at the end: the hot springs of Bagno Vignoni.

On this unforgettable day, we will ride 55 kilometres and climb 1,185 meters

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Massimo Alfero

About your guide

Massimo Alfero, bike lover in all of its forms, he’s riding a bike since when he was born.
From 1975 until the end of the 90s, he raced with road bike, cyclocross and mountain bike.
In the early ’90s he discovered the mountain bike stage races and ultramarathon participating in the Iron Bike, Transalp, Rally du Kenya, Tunisia Marathon and the first Randonees like the Paris Brest Paris.
Then was the cyclotourism time, with solo travel in Europe, South America, Central Amerca and Africa.
In 2005 he joined with Willy Mulonia and has collaborated actively in the creation of the travel agency Progetto Avventura, which has now become Projecting Adventure Cyclism.
He is our “African heart.” From his desire to show Africa to our client we create the Ethiopia Wild Bike.

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