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Tuscany by Bicycle: 6 days between bike and spas

Discover paths and thermal pools in Valdichiana Senese and Val d'Orcia

Price
929
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Where

Via Elio Bernabei, 1, 53045 Montepulciano SI, Italia
When
From 18 January 2020 to 31 December 2020
Contacts
Website
Mail: booking@valdichialiving.it
Tel. 0578717484
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Prices include
  • Stay: 5 nights in a hotel with breakfast;
  • Tasting tour in the historic cellars of Montepulciano;
  • Bike tour leader;
  • The shuttle-bike service (where indicated);
  • Entrance ticket to the Terme di Fonteverde in San Casciano dei Bagni;
  • Transport: Bike rental and shuttle service;
  • All visits, lunches and tastings indicated in the program.
Supplemental charges
  • Tourist tax, to be paid upon check-out at the hotel;
  • Supplement € 100 for Single Rooms;
  • Cost of eventual rental of bathrobe and slippers, purchase of bathing caps for the spa.
Plan
  1. DAY 1
    Meeting with the tour leader at the accommodation facility for an introduction to the program and the itineraries. Guided tasting tour of Montepulciano and its historical cellars, through tunnels dug into the tuff and spectacular brick vaults. Here you will find the gigantic oak barrels, inside which the precious Vino Nobile di Montepulciano DOCG and Rosso di Montepulciano DOC “rest”. In the afternoon you will discover a Vino Nobile winery by bike, cycling from Piazza Grande to the countryside.
  2. DAY 2
    Bike tour on Vino Nobile Trail (18,5 km – elevation gain 270 m), from Piazza Sant'Agnese in Montepulciano, to the Nature Reserve of the Lake Montepulciano, where you will enjoy a Tuscan snack. The bike tour continues on the Reclamation Trail up to Chiusi, passing through Lake of Chiusi (15 km – elevation gain 20 m). Return via shuttle service from Chiusi.
  3. DAY 3
    Relax day at Fonteverde Natural Spa in San Casciano dei Bagni. Enjoy the view of the hilly landscape of the Val d'Orcia, while you treat yourselves with the whirlpools and cascades of hot thermal water.
  4. DAY 4
    Bike tour around “La Foce” Natural Reserve (13 km – elevation gain 243 m): A spectacular panoramic trail to be covered by bike, along the famous routes of the Val d'Orcia (UNESCO Heritage) bordered by cypress trees, forest paths and countryside. You will reach by bike a dairy producing pecorino di Pienza for a visit and a lunch. Return via shuttle service.
  5. DAY 5
    Bike tour on Barlettaia Trail (20 km – elevation gain 250 m) and guided tour of Pienza, the “ideal” city of the Renaissance and UNESCO heritage site. The arrival point of the tour is a mill in Val d’Orcia, where you will enjoy a tasteful snack of local products.
  6. DAY 6
    Check out
Cancellation and no-show policies
The balance is refunded 100% up to 15days before arrival. From 14 days and within 7 days before arrival: 50% refund of the balance. After this term no refund will be given.
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Organization
Valdichiana Living
P.IVA: 00995040524
Piazza Grande, 7
Montepulciano
0578717484