Italy, Coast to Coast

21.09. – 28.09.2024

From Liguria to the Adriatic Sea

Once across Italy – From the Ligurian coast to the Adriatic Sea. Experience the Cinque Terre, discover the picturesque landscapes of Tuscany and enjoy cities like Pisa, Siena and Rimini.

Immerse yourself in the diversity of Italy’s cultural treasures and rich history. And of course, we can’t forget the delicious food and fine wines straight from the winemakers.

This long-distance tour is perfect for connoisseurs, culture-loving travellers and less experienced cyclists. Our support vehicle is at your disposal for boarding and any other comfort you may need.

…If you want to enjoy Italy for two weeks, we recommend you to book our tour “Italian Lakes” one week in advance. The transfer to Genoa will be organized by us.

Trip Overview

7

Days

65 - 118

Kilometers

1'010 - 1'760

Altitude

1 - 3

Fitness groups

Gallery

Stage plan

Day 1

Saturday, 21. September 2024

Arrival in Genoa

The journey begins with a comfortable journey by train to Genoa. After our arrival we explore the beauty of Genoa, enjoy dinner together and receive important information for our upcoming long-distance ride.

Day 2

Sunday, 22. September 2024

Genoa – Casarza (65 km / 1180 Hm)

Our journey begins along the enchanting Ligurian coast in Genoa. Here the Mediterranean diversity surrounds us with its scents, colourful houses and delicious food. We cycle all day in a southerly direction along the coast and let ourselves be enchanted by the beauty of this area.

Day 3

Monday, 23. September 2024

Casarza (Liguria) – Massa (Tuscany) (99 km / 1760 Hm)

Our route takes us further south into the breathtaking Cinque Terre and through part of the National Park. After a break in La Spezia, we continue our journey and reach the coastal town of Marello in Tuscany. We have arrived in a new region, ready for more adventures.

Day 4

Tuesday, 24. September 2024

Massa – San Gimignano (118 km / 1010 Hm)

On this flat stage we cycle to Pisa, where we will surely marvel at the famous tower. Then we continue towards Siena, where we reach the medieval town of San Gimignano. An evening awaits us in this enchanting setting.

Day 5

Wednesday, 25. September 2024

San Gimignano – Borghetto (116 km / 1530 Hm)

The hilly Tuscany offers us an exceptionally beautiful riding experience today. We make a stop in Siena to explore this beautiful city before continuing to the Montepulciano region and spending the night in Borghetto on Lake Trasimeno.

Day 6

Thursday, 26. September 2024

Borghetto – Pergola (107 km / 1570 Hm)

Today we cross the Abruzzo and reach Umbria, where we cross the impressive Madonna della Cima Pass at 780 metres above sea level. The landscape is a dream.

Day 7

Friday, 27. September 2024

Pergola – Rimini (89 km / 1390 Hm)

Today's stage takes us over hilly terrain along the coast. We enjoy the last kilometres along the Adriatic Sea until we finally reach Rimini. Who of you is curious about the exciting nightlife?

Day 8

Saturday, 28. September 2024

Return journey to Switzerland

Finally, we start our train - journey home to Switzerland, with many wonderful memories of our unforgettable journey across Italy.

Services

Price

from CHF 1'950.00 incl. flight

Guides

Rental bikes

If you don’t want to bring your own bike, we also offer high-quality racing bikes from the noble brand Storck for our domestic cycling tours. Our bikes are equipped with Look or SPD pedals. Please bring other pedal systems with you. If you don’t want to do without your usual seating comfort, bring your saddle with you.

We will make sure that the bikes are safely looked after on the road.

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