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"Ars longa, vita brevis" is a common saying in Italy. It means "art is long, life is short" and reflects the Italian love of leisure.

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Bike in Italy

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

 

 

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. Fun rides, glorious dinners and relaxed evening settings, sightseeing, artists, craftsmen and the best cafes are the daily highlights.

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!
Best visited: March to September

Tailor Made, Small Group, Culinary and Self Guided Tours

Bella Tuscany

Explore Tuscany's extraordinary countryside and simple yet wonderful cuisine and wine.  Cyclists can enjoy the rolling hills, the coast and islands. Commence your trip in Florence, then choose from our selection of bike tours. Visit the charming medieval hill towns of Montepulciano, Montalcino, and San Gimignano, home to some of the region’s finest wines.
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Enchanting Puglia

Italy's south-easternmost region,  Puglia is a perfect biking destination: pristine beaches a sublime climate and historical, white-washed towns combined with historical, archaeological sites and an exceptional culinary tradition. The distinctive trulli make this region unique, while the gourmet delights make it enchanting! Fresh seafood, local olive oils and wine at the end of a days biking through coastal stretches, white washed villages and quiet back roads unearthing hidden treasures. What is not to like about this trip????
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Exploring Sardinia

An ancient land with an ancient language Sardinia breathtakingly beautiful and offers a varied, natural environment to create a truly  special place for a bike tour adventure. Fabulous food, lovely wine to drink Cannonau, spectacular beaches, archeological treasures, an isolated rugged  interior and people renowned for hospitality…so many reason to join this trip! Come Join Us!
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Umbria ~ A Land Apart

Umbria, also known as the 'Green Heart of Italy'' due to its landscape of rolling hills and lush green pastures offers an intriguing past dating back to the Dark Ages and is wrought with medieval mystery, still evident today.  The region is dotted with picturesque towns, monasteries and churches with outstanding frescoes;  ancient castles, watchtowers and fortresses. With such sublime architecture and art,  it is little wonder that Umbria also happens to be a favourite among cycling enthusiasts.