Thursday 20th June - Day 1: Arrival
After arriving at Pisa Airport, you will be met by one of our
guides in the arrivals hall. Lucca is a short 1 hour transfer away.
Here you will be reunited with your bike that will have been driven
down for you.
A couple of hours for a nice lunch, time to settle in and fettle
your bike and then we will test the legs with a local ride out
through the vineyards.
Friday 21st June - Day 2: Queen
- Distance: 157km
- Elevation: 2400m
Today we ride to the Apennine mountains to the home of San
Pellegrino water. This ride is essentially split into two. Before
lunch you are working hard to make it up to the hills, yet after
lunch you are rewarded with a glorious route downhill back through
Dinner in Lucca old town and time to relax with a beer in the
Saturday 22nd June - Day 3
- Distance: 82km
- Elevation: 1450m
Today we ride through the heart of Tuscany, enjoying some
amazing views of the Mediterranean Sea. The small roads are idyllic
and there is even an optional splash of gravel roads and time for
some wine tasting on the way home.
Sunday 23rd June - Day 4: Warm Down and
Time for one last local ride to take in the best views in the
area. Pieve Santo Stefano, Arsina, and Aquilea are roads that you
think the Gods made for riding. There is just time for one last
quick lunch, before your transfer to the airport.
(nb: itinerary subject to change depending on weather and
other safety factors)