Piedmont is largely known as the Wine capital of Italy for its old world wines made with traditional methods and found nowhere else in the world. The Piedmont Wine Country Cycling Tour with Pure Adventures Tours, you will experience the best wines and the best cycling routes -- including a ... Read More
Piedmont is largely known as the Wine capital of Italy for its old world wines made with traditional methods and found nowhere else in the world. The Piedmont Wine Country Cycling Tour with Pure Adventures Tours, you will experience the best wines and the best cycling routes -- including a route used by the legendary cyclist Fausto Coppi. Starting in Torino, you then head south to wine country through vineyards, valleys, and meadows. Castles and old world villages break up the scenery, and the warm, cycling-friendly routes lead you to culinary delights. From wine tastings to decadent cheeses to specially-cured salami, your taste buds are in for a treat after a long day’s ride. As you enter Alba, you’ll also get the chance to taste the most famous truffle in the world. With the alps in the foreground, you’ll bike through Barolo, Alba, and more villages famous for their delicacies and delicately constructed villages. Perfect for intermediate cyclists, this custom cycling tour through the wine capital of Italy is not to be missed.
Located in the heart of Risorgimento Turin, just off the very central via Roma and Piazza San Carlo, and a few minutes’ walk from Piazza Castello, the Grand Hotel Sitea charms guests with its discretion and reserve.
Built in the early 1900s and featuring a traditional brand of hospitality, the hotel is superbly positioned for those who want to be able to get about the city centre on foot, to visit the heart of the old town or for shopping.
Its atmospheres, really refined in every detail, make it a reference point for its high-profile hospitality, while its exclusive cuisine and the attentive service make the Grand Hotel Restaurant an appreciated gourmet stop.
With its elegant Empire-style decor, the Carignano Restaurant offers refined and noteworthy international cuisine and a Piedmont tasting menu to the guests of the hotel and to the rest of the town. Elegant and reserved, with a charming view of an internal garden, it is ideal both for romantic candlelit dinners and for receiving distinguished guests.
self guided cycling tour piedmont italy
countryside near Asti
The Casa Munfrà by Relais Sant'Uffizio is a charming, modern and spacious accommodation immersed in the heart of Monferrato - a Piedmontese landscape of vineyards and rolling hills - traditionally considered the cradle of wellness and excellence in food and wine. This breathtaking green corner of Northern Italy has been designated as a UNESCO World Heritage site, and the Casa Munfrà is the perfect tribute to these incredible natural surroundings.
Located just 200 meters from the Relais Sant’Uffizio Hotel, the Casa Munfrà is a peaceful escape from life’s daily demands. Designed to promote wellness and peace, this unique accommodation combines airy, bright modern rooms with comfortable common areas for reading and relaxing. Enjoy the privacy and quiet of a personal suite and terrace, or meet other like-minded travelers and adventurers in the hub of the Casa Munfrà.
Guests of the Casa Munfrà can benefit from all of the Relais Sant’Uffizio wellness facilities, such as the 500m2 Aquanatura SPA, tennis courts and outdoor pools. The Casa Munfrà serves gourmet dishes from the Ristorante La Locanda del Sant’Uffizio, and guests can indulge in the local flavors with a visit to the local vineyards or to Relais Sant’Uffizio’s own Wine Theater.
Hotel Acqui and Spa is located right in the heart of the thermal spa town of Acqui Terme. Centuries’ old porticoes connect the hotel to the ‘Nuove Terme’ thermal treatment centre . Hotel Acqui, proudly owned and managed by the De Bernardi family for three generations, has been fully renovated and refurbished to offer its guests every comfort in a welcoming environment with friendly and courteous service.
At the Corte Gondina hotel each of the fourteen rooms is different, unique in decoration, style and furniture. As far as possible the rooms have been designed using the original layout of the building, and all have been personalized with care and balance to offer guests the maximum comfort.
- 7 nights quality 3 & 4 star accommodations
- Daily breakfast
- Luggage transfers from hotel to hotel
- Emergency and Support Telephone assistance during ride hours
- 1 GPS Garmin Touring for navigation per 2 persons
- GPS route notes with general maps for navigation reference
- Pre travel site information, suggestions for visits, and dining suggestions
- GPX tracks available in advance to use on your device
- Orientation on day 2 at the hotel before your first ride
- Transfer from Torino to Moncalvo for bike set up (1.5 hours)
- Pre and post travel services throughout Italy and Europe
- Comprehensive travel documents to prepare you for your trip.
- Customer incentives & post trip offers
daily city tax collected by hotels: 1-3 euros/person/day
bike rental choice
optional add on experiences
other meals not mentioned
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