Chianti & Crete, top Tuscany e-bike tour - 2 days - Easy
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Chianti bike tour - Tuscany backroads, in the middle of vineyards
Lamole - the perfect alignment of vineyards
Chianti bike tour - Badia a Passignano
Chianti bike tour - Fresco in the dining room of the monks, Badia a Passignano
Chianti bike tour - Domenico Ghirlandaio's fresco in the dining room of the monks, Badia a Passignano
Chianti bike tour - The enchanting beauty of a special door made of glass, Badia a Passignano.
Chianti bike tour - The garden of Badia a Passignano
Crete Senesi bike tour - Paradise could be anywhere, why not here?
Crete Senesi bike tour - Stunning views
Crete Senesi bike tour - the best cycling experience
Crete Senesi bike tour - the end of the day devoted to relaxing

The perfect way to discover Chianti and Crete Senesi. Off the beaten routes, you will cycle in amazing locations. The heart of Tuscany is made of medieval villages, castles, abbeys waiting to be discovered. We will stop in remote and charming locations to enjoy delicious food & wine and relaxing.

  • Accommodation: Charming agriturismo 3/4 stars (shared double).
  • Overall distance by e-bike in the 2 days 80 km/50 mi, elevation gain: 2000 m/6562 ft.
  • Group size: min 4 pax, max 8 pax, dedicated tour leader.
  • Free transportation from/to Florence
Included1 breakfast 1 night in charming agriturismo 2 lunches 1 dinner snacks & water during biking tickets for the museum, SPA, etc  part of the program
Not includedTips Alcohol Any other expenses which are not specified above as included.
ParticipantsFrom 4 to 8 participants

Venue

Piazza Vittorio Veneto near to the equestrian statue in the middle of the square. If you are able to get to Asciano on your own, I will give you the tour start point upon confirmation.
Florence or Asciano
Firenze Piazza Vittorio Veneto, 50123 Firenze FI, Italia
Piazza Vittorio Veneto
Tramvia, 5 minutes walking distance

Offered by

Tuscany Quintessence
50123 - Firenze
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Further information

Tuscany Bike Tour, day 1

  • From Florence: 8:30 a.m. transfer to our accommodation in Chianti (about 1 hour).
  • After a quick briefing on tour planning, ground rules (including health and safety, security, environment) and electric bike fitting, we will enjoy a wonderful ride on the Tuscany backroads.
  • From Greve in Chianti, we will proceed to Montefioralle. This is a wonderful castle claimed to be the birthplace of Amerigo Vespucci.
  • Next stop? we will visit an old abbey, Badia a Passignano. Rich in history, this place is just really unbelievable and full of fascinating details. There is a fresco from Ghirlandaio, a Michelangelo's crucifix... also Galileo Galilei taught mathematics in this abbey for a while. 
  • Now it's time for a well-deserved top quality lunch with a stunning view.
  • After lunch, we will proceed with our cycling tour on Tuscany backroads.
  • Ride in numbers: distance 40km/25mi, elevation gain 900m/3000ft. xxxxxx

Tuscany Bike Tour, day 2

  • Departure at 9:00 to reach Asciano (province of Siena); transfer will take about 90 minutes.
  • From Asciano, we will get fascinating Tuscany backroads that are also part of the prestigious Eroica bike race.
  • The second half of the ride will be on the famous Leonina, perhaps one of the most fascinating bike road in Tuscany, in the middle of Crete Senesi. You will be speechless.
  • At the end of this bike experience, you will enjoy a very relaxing time in a SPA resort with natural thermal springs water which fills the pools from the source at 39°C/102°F, rich in Sulphur and calcium bicarbonates.
  • Ride in numbers: distance 30km/19mi, elevation gain 500m/1600ft.
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