Active: Cycling in Tuscany (EITC)
Trip Style: Acrtive - Hiking, biking and kayaking adventures across the world
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Service Level: Standard
Physical Demands Rating: 4 - You might encounter a few high-altitude hikes or other more strenuous activities. Pro tip: Put down that pastry, buster.
Group Size: Max 12, Avg 8
Meals Included: 6 breakfasts, 2 dinners
Accommodations: Hotel (1 nt), Small locally owned farmhouse/agriturismo (5 nts)
Cycle through Tuscan countryside and stone-walled hill towns, visit quaint Pienza and medieval Montepulciano, learn traditional recipes and eat delicious Tuscan cuisine.
What better way to experience the beauty of Tuscany than from the seat of a bikes A mixture of on- and off-road biking awaits on a ride through some of the most gorgeous, yet challenging countryside you'll find anywhere. Explore beautiful hill towns, stunning lakes, and have the option to soak in thermal hot springs. When you are not riding, take in the view of the rolling Tuscan hills from your hotel rooftop and relax with a glass of wine.
- Tour Operator
- G Adventures
- Offer valid through 3/31/2018
- 7 Days
- Escorted - Yes
|Day 1||Rome||Day 1 Rome|
We highly recommend arriving early to experience all that this iconic city has to offer. Included Activities: Arrival Day and Welcome Meeting
|Day 2||Chianciano Terme||Day 2 Rome/Chianciano Terme (1B)|
Enjoy a local Italian breakfast before an orientation walk around Rome. Transfer by train your hotel in the charming hilltop town of Chianciano Terme. Transport: Local train Private Vehicle
|Day 3||Chianciano Terme||Day 3 Chianciano Terme (1B, 1D)|
There is time to relax and wander around the charming Tuscan town before returning to Chianciano Terme for a local wine tasting. Additional Notes: Please note: a support vehicle is provided for this day. Included Activities: Cycle to Pienza Local Wine Tasting
|Day 4||Chianciano Terme||Day 4 Chianciano Terme (1B, 1D)|
Pedal around the Tuscan hills in todays cycling tour, during which we will stop in the classic medieval hilltop town of Montepulciano. Additional Notes: Please note: a support vehicle is provided for this day. Included Activities: Cycle to Montepulciano Half-day Cooking Class
|Day 5||Chianciano Terme||Day 5 Chianciano Terme (1B)|
Enjoy a full-day of cycling in the Tuscan lakes and lunch at a natural oasis. Additional Notes: Please note: a support vehicle is provided for this day. Included Activities: Cycle to Tuscan Lakes
|Day 6||Chianciano Terme||Day 6 Chianciano Terme (1B)|
Cycle to the beautiful spa town of Bagno Vignoni. Explore the town, opt to soak in the thermal pools, or relax and enjoy the views before returning to the hotel for one final night. Additional Notes: Please note: a support vehicle is provided for this day. Included Activities: Cycle to Bagno Vignoni
|Day 7||Chianciano Terme||Day 7 Chianciano Terme (1B)|
Today is the departure day; a group transfer is arranged to Chiusi Station where your CEO can help you book onward travel. Additional Notes: If you wish to stay in Chianciano you are more than welcome to do so, but the transfer is only offered on Day 7. If you wish to depart earlier, we can help organize a transfer at your own expense. Included Activities: Departure Day Transport: Private Vehicle (0.50 hour(s), 18km)
Local Flights: If required all local flights are included in the cost of your tours unless otherwise noted. It is important that we have your passport information at the time of booking in order to process these tickets. Internal flight tickets are issued locally and will be given to you prior to the flight departure.
Dossier Disclaimer:The information in this trip details document has been compiled with care and is provided in good faith. However it is subject to change, and does not form part of the contract between the client and the operator. The itinerary featured is correct at time of printing. It may differ slightly to the one in the brochure. Occasionally our itineraries change as we make improvements that stem from past travellers, comments and our own research. Sometimes it can be a small change like adding an extra meal along the itinerary. Sometimes the change may result in us altering the tour for the coming year. Ultimately, our goal is to provide you with the most rewarding experience. Please note that our brochure is usually released in November each year. If you have booked from the previous brochure you may find there have been some changes to the itinerary.
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Itinerary Disclaimer: While it is our intention to adhere to the route described below, there is a certain amount of flexibility built into the itinerary and on occasion it may be necessary, or desirable to make alterations. The itinerary is brief, as we never know exactly where our journey will take us. Due to our style of travel and the regions we visit, travel can be unpredictable. The Trip Details document is a general guide to the tour and region and any mention of specific destinations or wildlife is by no means a guarantee that they will be visited or encountered.
Additionally, any travel times listed are approximations only and subject to vary due to local circumstances.