The amazing postcard of Tuscany

The amazing postcard of Tuscany

This is Tuscany, the one who we see in the movies, loved by the filmmakers.
We will ride through places that represent the postcard of this beautiful region: the Chianti vineyards, cypress trees in the Val d’Orcia and the hills of Crete Senesi.

Arrival in Florence at 2 PM and transfer to a charming hotel in Radda. Check in at the hotel and free afternoon to visit the old town. At about 6 PM meeting with our staff for a short briefing of the program. Dinner and overnight in Hotel Radda or similar.

Radda – Greve – Panzano – Radda Distance: about 50 km – Altitude: 850 m

After breakfast, meeting with the guide and start of the bike tour at 9 AM in the heart of the Chianti. Discover the secrets of this wonderful territory between vineyards and olive trees that give flavor to our pedal! We leave the hotel towards the Greve, this charming town considered the capital of Chianti. Free organized lunch, photo stops, coffee and secrets of the region! Return in hotel for dinner and overnight.

Radda – Castello Medievale – Gaiole in Chianti – Castello di Brolio – Radda Distance: 45 km – Altitude: 900 m

After breakfast meeting with the guide and at 9 AM bike tour start. A day of great landscapes between completely intact medieval towns! A real painting frame in which they live 21 people, 7 cats and one dog! We will make a brief pause for photos and taste the wine with ancient recipe of Hippocrates, called ippocrasso. We will continue to the town of Gaiole, to proceed to the imposing Castello di Brolio.

Radda – Val d’Orcia – Crete Senesi Distance: 35, 50 or 85 km

After breakfast we prepare for our next trip to the heart of the Val d’Orcia, chosen as the venue for several famous filmmakers, including Ridley Scott’s film “Gladiator”. We will ride on calls Crete Senesi, between wheat fields come if they were waves. This panorama is breathtaking … The total distance is 85 km long but we are able to stop and proceed in van in km 35 and km 50. To you to choose! Dinnera and overnight in Il Chiostro Hotel or similar.

: Pienza – Bagni Vignoni – San Quirico – Montalcino – Pienza Distance: 60 km – Altitude: 1000 m

Breakfast, meeting with the guide and at 9 AM bike tour start.
A journey of classic Tuscany, where we can admire the entire Val d’Orcia in all his splendor! Here are one of its most famous postcards of the cipresso San Quirico, several times Tour magazine covers around the world! We pass by the house where he recorded scenes in the movie “Gladiator”. We continue to Bagni Vignoni, a spa town of Roman times. In the city center we have a rectangular pool with hot water of volcanic origin. This small village of only 30 inhabitants, will win your heart! Back in the saddle, we will reach Montalcino where there are many opportunities to experience a good glass of Brunello! After lunch return to Pienza. Dinner and overnight at Il Chiostro Hotel/similar.

Pienza – Monticchiello – Chianciano Terme – Montepulciano – Pienza Distance: 45 km – Altitude: 900 m

Breakfast in hotel and at 9 AM bike tour start.Do you know that famous little road full of cipressos in the postcards of Tuscany? So … let’s go there today! Prepare your camera! We descend toward Montichiello, this precious medieval town where we will briefly visit. We will go to the town of Chianciano … with cinematic panoramas. In the city of Montepulcino we will take a break for lunch and free time to visit the city. Do not miss the famous Piazza Grande, where the Twilight film, New Moon was shot. Enjoy to visit a winery with delicious wine tastings. Dinnera and overnight at Il Chiostro Hotel/similar.

After breakfast private tranfer to the Florence’s airport

Dates 2016
From 15th of April to 21st of April
From 12th of May to 8th of May
From 6th of June to 12th of June

Price for person in double room:
€ 2200
€ 300 single room supplement


Duration: 6 nights / 7 days

The price includes:

  • 3 nights in Radda, Hotel 4 * with breakfast
  • 3 nights in Pienza / Montepulciano 4 * hotel with breakfast
  • 6 typical dinners
  • minivan assistance, minerals, cereals bars, sandwiches and fruits
  • support for small repairs
  • professional cycling guide for 5 days
  • transfer from Florence airport to Radda (out of 14.00)
  • transfer Pienza Montepulciano to Florence (check-out 10.00)
  • luggage transfer fom Radda to Pienza.

The price doesn’t include:

  • air flights
  • bike rental (upon request 200€)
  • lunches
  • beverages during meals
  • hotel room taxes
  • anything not quoted above in (see included).

Dates 2016

From 15th of April to 21st of April
From 12th of May to 18th of May
From 6th of June to 12th of June

Net price Tour Operator for person in double room:
€ 1,650
€ 300 single room supplement

Other dates on request:
€ 1,790 Minimum 2 people
€ 1,394 Minimum 4 people
€ 1,280 Minimum 6 people

If you want information about the prices or general question download Tuscany’s Postcard or contact us