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Francigena Way by Bike

price from € 650,00

A long and very special journey on the last stages of the Francigena, from Luca as far as Rome through the most beautiful and famous landmarks

The itinerary is suitable for hybrid bicycles, with saddlebags and bags

Program

Day 1

Day 2

Day 3

Day 4

Day 5

Day 6

Day 7

San Miniato - Siena 

Fantastic ride today from San Miniato to Siena through wonderful historical places like San Gimiognano, the medieval city of the towers, and the castle of Monteriggioni as far as Piazza del Campo, the real center of Sierena 

Details km 64,  +490 m/ -275 m    

Siena- San Quirico d’Orcia

Through the wonderful tuscan hills you will cycle from Siena to the Val D’Orcia, a Unesco protected heritage site, through Buonconvento and a short but hard detour will take you also to Montalcino for tasting the fine Brunello wine.  Fantastic landscapes and gentle hills to discover the very best of Tuscany.

details: 58 km, +1038 m / -960 m

San Quirico d’Orcia – Acquapendente 
Also today you will cycle in Orcia Valley through historical sites like Bagno Vignoni and Castiglion d’Orcia.  On the left side you will see Pienza ans on the left you have Mount Amiata. Don't forget a stop in charming Radicofani. Along this stretch you will cross the “border” between Tuscany and Lazio as far as Acquapendente, final destination of this fantastic cycling day in Tuscany

Details: 63km, +1679 m / -1693 m

Acquapendente – Montefiascone
Fantastic landascapes and magic places today along the Bolsena lake as far as the town of white wine, Montefiascone. Along the way you can also stop for tasting the local wine. This part of lazio is Tuscia. It is not so popular but it has a special charme thanks to the biblical landscape and the impressive atmosphere. 

Details  54km, +824 m / -663 m

Montefiascone – Sutri
Today you will have the chance of visiting beautiful Viterbo, one of the most  interesting among Popes towns. The historical center really worth the tour because of the medieval  Pilgrims' quarter and because of the cathedral and Pope palace. Your final destination today is Sutri where you will also take your time to visit the Roman anphitheatre

Details: 55km, +758 m / -1070 m.

Sutri – Rome

Ciclying along the Francigena is the best way to get Rome, the eternal city. Pedaling in the Roman countryside you will feel Rome arriving slowly and thus discover all the magic of this magic place. This is the end of this unforgettable journey in tuscany and lazio along the Francigena with your bicycle!

Details: 65km, +1082 m / -1331 m

Time to visit Rome or departure. It is possible to extend the stay in Rome

You will start your journey from the magic tuscan town of Lucca. Time for a nice walk on the city walls of the town and in the historical center. Enjoy the best tuscan food before the long journey as far as Rome

Lucca - San Miniato

Very easy leg to start your jorney. You will cycle in the plain between Lucca and the hills without any effort. After Altopascio you will begin to breathe a real Tuscan atmosphere among the gentle hills across Ponte a Cappiano, Fucecchio and up to the splendid San Miniato

Details: 39 km, +232 m / -135 m

Day 8

Day 9

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PRICE IS INCLUSIVE OF:

 

- 7 overnights in one of the four star hotels in double room in BB basis,  

- 1 welcome drink at arrival with wine and oil produced in the estate,

- 1 fishing ride with boat on lake Trasimeno (2 Hours) and tasting  of fresh fried fish with wine,

- entrance fee to Oasi La Valle (Birdwatching Park on the Lake),

- truffle hunt with dog and leader including - cookery class  and lunch with hunted truffles including wine,

- visit to ham/salami producer in Città di Castello with abundant taste of products,

- entrance to Chocolate Museum of Perugina in Perugia,

- 1 wine picnic with wine in a  Wine estate in the Sagrantino Wine Road ,

- 1 wine tasting in Orvieto ,

- 1 gourmet dinner with lake Fish and wines,

- 1 dinner in tipical restaurant,

- map and guide,

- UmbriAction Assistance

Via XX Settembre 33, Magione Italy

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