This year’s edition of the Giro del Veneto will start and finish in Padua, with participants riding through the Euganean Hills. Last year, the Giro started from Abano and successfully promoted not only cycle-tourism in Veneto, but also the well-known spa centres of Abano and Montegrotto.
There are many delightful cycle itineraries in Veneto but this event has done much to highlight the Treviso area, especially sections such as those around Montello and the finishes in the Piave District of Treviso and Piazza Giorgione in Castelfranco. For your cycling holiday, why not explore our bike hotels in Veneto and our specialist services for cyclists.
Stelvio Bike is a delightful event which follows the famous route of the Stelvio Pass: an itinerary sure to impress anyone who enjoys cycle-tourism in Trentino. The competition involves cycling through the heart of the Stelvio National Park, along roads closed to traffic for the occasion. The riders have to negotiate 48 difficult bends before reaching the Stelvio Pass at a height of 2,757 metres.
If you would like to explore the Alta Valtellina region by mountain bike, come on a cycling holiday to Trentino. When you stay in one of our hotels for cyclists in Trentino, you will find bike services, guides, and routes for every level of expertise.
The Giro delle Alpi Apuane is a true classic in Tuscany having now reached its 42nd edition, an amateur competition which attracts cyclists from all over Italy. A cycling trip around Tuscany is really an unforgettable experience, allowing you to enjoy the natural beauty, flavours and traditions of a very special region. There are many cycle itineraries in Tuscany suitable for every level of expertise, from beginners to skilled riders. Our hotels for cyclists in Tuscany are ready to welcome you, with specialized services and a range of excellent cycle tours.
Abruzzo is a really wonderful region and the Teramo Gran Fondo provides an ideal opportunity for anyone wanting to explore this area. This road bike classic is still relatively young, having just reached its 4th edition, but has seen more enthusiastic public participation every year. The cycle routes in Abruzzo involve two different itineraries: one difficult and one easier, varying in length and with different changes in level. However, they both pass through certain specific locations, where you can take advantage of the expert services of our hotels for cyclist in Abruzzo.
We look forward to seeing you at the Teramo Gran Fondo, and hope you enjoy a fantastic cycling holiday in Abruzzo.
The Gran Fondo dedicated to Eddy Merckx is now in its sixth year and has really become a classic in Veneto. The route is 155 kilometres long, starting and finishing at Rivalto. Cycling is the ideal way to explore these wonderful places in the extreme north of the province of Verona, and the hotels for cyclists in the Veneto region offer lots of opportunities for anyone staying in these parts.
The village of Ribalto is the departure point for the Eddy Merckx Gran Fondo, and the event passes through some very particular locations: the Adige Valley, the Valpolicella area, and Mount Baldo. Indeed, cycle routes in Veneto involve a whole range of different landscapes and a cycling holiday in Veneto offers an excellent opportunity to explore them all.