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La Dolce Vita means "the sweet life" or "the good life"and is the title of a 1960's Italian  comedy-drama film written and directed by Federico Fellini.

Italy

Renaissance glory days, art + frescoes, medieval fortresses, mosaics, museums, vineyards, romanesque jewel

Premier biking in Italy’s best destinations: Tuscany, Sardinia island, a natural paradise; Puglia in southern Italy; Umbria, Italy’s green heart and Piedmont’s north wine region as well as our amazing cycling and cooking tours.

Remnants of medieval civilisations sit side by side with cosmopolitan hustle and bustle. Hidden gems and Renaissance glory days are the highlights of any trip – Italy is a destination for lovers of art, of food and wine, of life!

From medieval splendours to the finest Chiantis, from culinary delights to artisan markets, from the Nature Reserves of Umbria to the sun bleached heel of Puglia, biking in Italy is a feast for the senses!

We offer unique cycling vacations that are Guided or Self guided and we are proud of assisting you discover the best of Italy, pedaling on state-of-the–art top quality race and road bikes!

We look forward to having you join us for the trip of a lifetime!

Best visited: March to September

SEE BELOW FOR A SELECTION OF OUR ITALY BIKE TOURS >

Beautiful Tuscany

Cycling through Montepulciano, Pienza and Val d'Orcia, this trip offers the opportunity to explore the beautiful scenery, historic towns and wonderful local wines of Tuscany.  Explore medieval Rocca (castles), monasteries and towns while enjoying biking in one of Italy's most enchanting regions. 7 Days / 6 Nights, Luxury Guided Tour, €2950 per person sharing.
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Culinary Tuscany

Discover Tuscan cuisine while exploring the region's breathtaking scenery and fascinating history on this culinary biking adventure.Stay at a Private Villa and enjoy cookery lessons, wine cellar tours and tastings and the specialties of this wonderful cuisine such an pici pasta, pecorin0 cheese and white truffles. This bike trip combines fantastic moderate rides and cooking experiences, combining both into one unforgettable holiday. 7 Days/ 6 Nights, Guided Tour, €2350 per person sharing.
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Cycling Tuscany’s Wine Country

Definitely our best selling tour in Italy! This self led tour takes you to Montepulciano, Pienza & Val d'Orcia in Tuscany, Italy ~a chance to explore the essence of Tuscany while learning about and sampling its world famous wine. Having spent your days spinning through rolling vineyards, golden wheat fields and chalky white hills, savor pecorino cheese, homemade pasta pici, fruity olive oils and of course Tuscan wines such as Brunello and Nobile. Self Guided Tour, 7 Days/ 6 Nights, €1290 per person sharing
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Discover the Flavours of Sardinia

Our Culinary Adventure in Sardinia is a tour that combines cycling on the Mediterranean Island, exploring its historic sites and an unforgettable gourmet adventure: wine, cheese and oil tastings or cookery lessons from Michelin starred chefs. Learn about the culinary traditions of the island while exploring ancient ruins, historic towns and sandy beaches by on bike. Guided Tour 7 Day/ 6 Night. Euro 2,250 per person sharing.
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Discover Wild Sardinia

Discover island with most spectacular coastline. An ancient land with an ancient language, Sardinia is a uniquely fascinating place, its coastline is probably Europe's most spectacular, its waters teem with fish and shellfish. Explore dramatic Mediterranean views and the prehistoric stone dwellings, the island is home to more than 7,000 stone Nuraghi towers, Bronze Age castles built between 1600 and 1100 B.C.  Self Guided Tour, 7 days / 6 nights from €1350 per person sharing
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Enchanting Puglia

Luxury culinary bike tour in Puglia,voted one of the top biking destinations in the world in 2014. With its predominant flatness, Puglia is an ideal cycling territory. Explore a pristine coastline and the quiet back roads of this unique region while enjoying cooking classes, wine and olive oil tastings. Combine this with historic towns, ancient archaeological sites and luxurious hotels  and you have a bike trip your cannot afford to miss! Guided Tour,  7 Days/ 6 Nights, €2450 per person sharing.
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Explore Siena Bike Tour, Italy

This bespoke Italian bike tour will introduce you to Tuscany’s combination of natural beauty, friendly people and medieval and renaissance art and architecture through an exploration of the province of Siena. Pedal to lofty hill towns, spin through broad valleys and follow sinuous country roads past cypress-lined lanes and quiet woodland. Self Guided, 7 Days/ 6 Nights, Euro 1,390 per person sharing.
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Mediterranean flavors of Puglia

This Authentic Bike tour in Puglia reflects all that is authentic, culturally rich, sustainable and superlative in the world of travel today. Bike through Adriatic fishing ports and venture inland past olive groves, vineyards and grazing sheep, enjoying the stunning countryside and unique architecture and culture of this wonderful region. Sample the locale cuisine and world renowned olive oil at wine before relaxing in luxurious and historic hotels! Guided Tour, 7 Day/6 Night €2950 per person sharing.
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Piemonte Wine Lover’s Paradise

From alpine splendor to undiscovered villages and fortified castles, this unique bike tour combines the best of Italian and French cuisine and wine with scenic pedaling through rolling hills dotted with vineyards and castles.  Enjoy robust wines and sophisticated delicacies, including white and black truffles, fragrant cheeses, exquisite pastries and fine chocolates.  In spite of the renown of its Barolo and Barbaresco wines, Piemonte is relatively undiscovered. 7 days, 6 Nights, from Euro 2,950.00 per person sharing.
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Sardinia ~ A World Apart

Sardinia is a cyclists dream! Enchanting and diverse stretches of coast, ancient ruins and colourful medieval towns are to be found throughout Sardinia. Gorgeous beaches and inlets with dunes of white sand are all part of Sardina's alluring charm.  It is an island for adventurers,  its rich and historical landscape is ripe for exploration. From the beaches to the World Heritage Sites, through forests and medieval hilltop villages, a not to be missed tour! 7 days / 6 nights Self Led Tour, from Euro 1350 per person sharing.
Cycling Tours in Italy