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Biking the Via Francigena: Lucca to Rome

From $2,710.00
11 Days & 10 Nights

Biking the Via Francigena: Lucca to Rome

  • Cycle through the stunning hills of Tuscany from Lucca to Rome
  • Sample full-bodied Tuscan red wines and delicious fresh pasta
  • Stay in the medieval towns of San Gimignano, Siena and Montalcino
  • Explore the Colosseum and the Pantheon, two of Rome's iconic sites
  • Take on one of Europe's greatest pilgrim routes by bike, the Via Francigena
Cycle one of Europe's greatest pilgrim routes, the Via Francigena. This epic ride will take you through the rolling hills of Tuscany all the way from Lucca, with its ancient walls and architecture, to the iconic city of Rome. Take in the stunning views of Tuscany's open valleys, cypress trees, vineyards and olive groves as you pass through hilltop villages. Stay and explore the medieval Tuscan towns of San Gimignano, Siena and Montalcino, and maximise your time by hiring an E-bike. Refuel on delicious Italian food, whether it's coffee and pastries, cured meats and cheese with fresh bread, or an afternoon gelato. There's no better way to end a days ride than with a glass of full-bodied Tuscan red wine and a delicious bowl of fresh pasta.

Itinerary

Day 1 Arrive Lucca Day 2 Ride from Lucca to San Miniato 27 miles / 44 km Day 3 Ride from San Miniato to San Gimignano 31 miles / 50 km Day 4 Ride from San Gimignano to Siena 31 miles / 50 km Day 5 Ride from Siena to Montalcino 36.5 miles / 59 km Day 6 Ride from Montalcino to Proceno 43.5 miles / 70 km Day 7 Ride from Proceno to Bolsena 16 miles / 26 km Day 8 Ride from Bolsena to Viterbo 28.5 miles / 46 km Day 9 Ride from Viterbo to Sutri 23 miles / 37 km Day 10 Ride from Sutri to Rome 47 miles / 76 km Day 11 Departure
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Why Macs

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