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Epic Tour of Tuscany

Embark on a journey that cycles through the soul of the Renaissance, from the serene hidden charms of Lucca to the majestic heights of Orvieto.
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8 days / 7 nights
Tour type
From: 1,745€/person
Moderate to Challenging
For avid cyclists, comfortable with longer bike tours for multiple consecutive days, sometimes with steep ascents

Marvel at the ancient walls and immerse in the tranquil beauty of this Tuscan gem

Challenge the Passo Sella and bask in the panoramic glory of Tuscany’s rugged mountains

Cycle through the heart of Tuscany, from the medieval marvels of San Gimignano to the iconic ‘strade bianche’

Savour the world-renowned vineyards and picturesque hilltop villages of the Chianti wine region

Navigate the undulating Crete Senesi to the UNESCO sites of Pienza and Montalcino

Conquer the peak of this extinct volcano, surrounded by diverse landscapes and breathtaking views

Transition from Tuscany to Lazio, and finally Umbria, experiencing the rich tapestry of central Italy’s heritage

Revel in the architectural and cultural wonders of Orvieto, a fitting climax to a spectacular tour

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Included in price

Tour design and organization

Booklet with detailed itinerary and route instructions

Service and support during your tour

GPS navigation with an easy-to-use app

Accommodation as per itinerary

Luggage transfer

Optional Extras

Bike rental
Airport transfer
Extra days
Single supplement

Embark on a luxurious cycling journey that weaves through the heart of Tuscany, blending the art of the Renaissance with the timeless beauty of Italy’s landscapes. Cycling the Renaissance Soul takes you from the historic streets of Lucca to the breathtaking heights of Orvieto, offering a unique vantage point on Italy’s rich heritage and natural splendour.

Your adventure begins in the enchanting town of Lucca, where medieval architecture and serene atmospheres set the tone. As you pedal northwards, the majestic Apuan Alps challenge your resolve, rewarding you with unparalleled vistas of Tuscany’s diverse terrain. The route meanders through iconic regions such as Siena and Chianti, where each pedal stroke brings you closer to the soul of Renaissance artistry and viticultural excellence.

Delve into the Val d’Orcia, a region celebrated for its rolling hills and historic towns. Ascend Monte Amiata, experiencing the sheer joy of cycling amidst varied ecosystems. The journey transitions through Lazio’s rustic charm before culminating in Umbria, where Orvieto’s stunning cathedral and rich history provide a grand finale to an unforgettable expedition.

This meticulously curated cycling tour offers more than a physical challenge; it’s an immersive exploration of the culture, history, and landscapes that define central Italy. From the vineyards of Montalcino to the ancient streets of Orvieto, each day unfolds like a page from a Renaissance artist’s sketchbook, filled with beauty, inspiration, and discovery.


Average weather forecast

High (°F) 43 48 57 63 72 79 84 82 75 64 52 43
Low (°F) 30 32 39 45 54 59 64 64 57 48 39 32
Rain (in) 2 2 3 3 4 3 3 4 4 5 3 2
High (°C) 6 9 14 17 22 26 29 28 24 18 11 6
Low (°C) -1 0 4 7 12 15 18 18 14 9 4 0
Rain (mm) 59 49 65 75 95 67 66 89 93 122 76 61

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Those who like a good adventure and limitless flexibility should go on a self-guided cycling holiday. We prepare the itinerary and book your accommodations; You enjoy the journey without our guide, being fully in charge of all the daily decisions. While you’ll have the full support of our team in case of any emergencies or concerns, a certain level of self-reliance is required.


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