We are excited to announce that in 2017 we will be running a one week tour that incorporates all the best parts of cycling in northern Italy. Italy Bike Tours will host the trip for White Inc.
Do you want to explore the highest roads of Italy?
Dates: 10th June 2017 - 17th June 2017
8 days of 600km Distance, and 10 000m Climbing!
The Grande Tour Italia has been designed and planned by IBT team of experts who can consider northern Italy home. The IBT team will take the stress out of your cycling holiday, allowing you to focus on cycling and taking in the beautiful views.
Starting in Bergamo, before heading north via Lake Endine and Lake Iseo we will tackle some of Italy’s most iconic climbs. Including: the Passo Stelvio, Passo Gavia and Mortirolo before heading back to the picturesque mountain top town in Presolana.
Italy Bike Tours team of guides, mechanics and tour managers will be on hand to make sure the tour goes seamlessly. Providing riders with a level of dedication and expertise that make them leaders of the pack. All hotels used during the tour have been used by IBT in the past and they are proud to be greeted by first names when arriving at hotel receptions! The tour is a challenge for the average cyclist, but equally offers days for rest and recovery combined with some real climbing days!
Stage 1 Sunday, 11th June Bergamo – Lago d’Iseo (85km)
Stage 2 Monday, 12th June Lago d’Iseo – Ponte di Legno (100km)
Stage 3 Tuesday, 13th June Ponte di Legno – Bormio (65km)
Stage 4 Wednesday, 14th June Bormio – Passo Stelvio – Bormio ( 60km)
Stage 5 Thursday, 15th June Bormio – Aprica (85km)
Stage 6 Friday, 16th June Aprica – Presolna (110km)
Riding Highlights: Bergamo Citta Alta, Lago d’ Iseo, Edolo, Ponte di Legno, Passo Gavia, Bormio, Passo Stelvio, Mortirolo, Aprica, Passo Vivione,
• 7 nights half board in 3 or 4 star accommodation
• Private airport transfer (Milan Bergamo / Milan Linate)
• Experienced tour manager
• Stage briefing each evening
• Stage by stage booklet
• Mechanical support
• Support vehicles
• IBT kit and welcome pack
*Based on twin room sharing
To book: Contact Nic White
Deposit required - €600 by 15th January 2017
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