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Italy Bicycle Tours

Bicycling Vacations in Italy

We've learned that the best way to discover the magic of Italy is by bicycling through it. Italy's culture, food, rural landscapes and people come to life in the countryside when you slow down and observe the details by bicycle.

On one of our bicycle tours in Italy you'll discover extraordinary art and marvelous rural landscapes of our country: Tuscany, Emili-Romagna, North Italy and the Dolomites, Puglia, Sicily and more. You'll have the best of Italy at your fingertips. End every day with a delicious meal of local food and you'll understand why Italy is such a popular bicycling destination.

Please browse through our line up tours below: You pick the itinerary, guided or self-guided preference, and the dates - we'll do the rest!


Additional useful information:

• How do our bike tours work? Check out our FAQs page!

• What's the difference between our Casual and Classic self-guided tours? Please read this blog Casual vs Classic self-guided tours.

• We offer various tools for navigation - this page details what it's like to navigate on our self-guided tours.

• Lastly, check out this blog introducing the differences between Guided and Self-Guided Tours.

Explore Tours in Italy

  • Bicycle Across Italy! Venice to Pisa - Classic Self-Guided

    Length 12
    Level 2
    Price €1735 per person

    Our "original" and now classic bicycle trip across Italy, you'll ride the routes we've been perfecting for over 30 years, beginning in romantic Venice, stopping in fabulous art cities and cycling through lovely countryside in Romagna, and through the heart of Tuscany from Florence to Pisa near the Mediterranean coast.

  • Bicycle Romagna, Heartland of Italy's Homemade Pasta - Classic Self-Guided

    Length 7
    Level 2
    Price €950 per person

    The Romagna portion of Italy's Emilia-Romagna region is the heart of Italy's homemade pasta and one of the most bicycle-friendly regions in Italy. Start in fabulous Ravenna, cycle through the lovely and off-the-beaten path Romagna region to Bologna, Italy's culinary capital!

  • Bike Across Tuscany - Guided

    Length 8
    Level 2 to 3
    Price €1380 per person

    Traverse Tuscany on this guided bike tour from north to south, hitting UNESCO World Heritage Sites, Renaissance and medieval towns like Lucca, Vinci, San Gimignano and Siena, and a grand ending in majestic Florence. Stay in local three-star hotels in small quiet towns, taste classic delicacies and the famous Chianti wine.

    Spots available on all 2022 departures!

  • Classic Tuscany - Cycling Florence to Pisa - Self Guided

    Length 8
    Level 3
    Price €1280 per person

    Cycle through Tuscany, enjoying the perfect blend of culture, cuisine, history, and postcard scenery that makes this a one of a kind destination. You will visit the famous art cities - Florence, Siena, San Gimignano, Lucca and Pisa - and have a chance to experience the earthy wines, rich art history, stunning architecture, and the welcoming people of this fabled Italian region.

  • Design your own cycling tour

    Create Your Own Self Guided Tour

    Length 28
    Level 1 to 3
    Price €0.00

    Create your own Self Guided Tour! We have tons of rides and destinations to suggest you. We can help you building the tour of your dreams!





  • Group guided bike tours

    Cycling Emilia-Romagna's Culinary Wonders - Guided

    Length 7
    Level 1
    Price €1340 per person

    Take a guided cycling tour in what has long been known as Italy’s premier pasta region, and maybe even its culinary capital, Emilia-Romagna. On this cycling tour from Parma to Bologna, you will not only taste extraordinary traditional dishes but visit the artisans and learn about the rich history of these local (now global) specialties.

    Spots available on all 2022 departures!

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    Cycling Italy's Art Cities from Venice to Florence - Classic Self-Guided

    Length 8
    Level 1 to 2
    Price €1070 per person

    Our most popular bicycle tour in Italy for beginning cyclists is also a great introduction to Italy's spectacular cities. Start in the Veneto region, across Emilia-Romagna and into Tuscany, you'll experience Italian culture and history, food and wine, landscapes and scenery - there's no better way to do it than from a bike saddle!

  • Cycling the Majestic Dolomites! Cortina to Bolzano - Classic Self-Guided

    Length 8
    Level 1 to 2
    Price €1175 per person*

    The postcard valleys of the Dolomites are a paradise for any outdoor activity, and the gentle bike paths that criss-cross the region are perfect for bicycle travel. On this flexible self-guided itinerary, you can choose to cycle on the rolling valley floors, or challenge yourself on epic mountain climbs.

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    Discover Emilia-Romagna Cycling Bologna to Parma - Casual Self-Guided 5day

    Length 5
    Level 1
    Price €475 per person

    A short option of our just-updated cycling tour through Italy's renowned foodie region! Wonderful riding through pretty countryside and farms, picturesque towns and great cities. This region offers a number of UNESCO world heritage sites, renowned food and drink, art and history, and the legendary friendliness of its locals.

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    Discover Emilia-Romagna Cycling Bologna to Parma - Casual Self-Guided 8day

    Length 8
    Level 1 to 2
    Price €640 per person

    A new spin on our classic cycling and culinary adventure through Italy's renowned foodie region! Wonderful riding through pretty countryside and farms, picturesque towns and great cities.

  • Self-guided bike tours

    Discover Italy's Art Cities Cycling Venice to Florence - Casual Self-Guided

    Length 7
    Level 1 to 2
    Price €695 per person

    Our most popular bicycle route in Italy for beginning cyclists takes new form! A great introduction to Italy - its history and people, culture and art, food and fantastic cycling routes.

  • Discover Romagna, the land of la dolce vita

    Discover Romagna Cycling Ravenna to Dozza- Casual Self-Guided

    Length 7
    Level 1 to 2
    Price €575 per person

    A new take on our classic tour of Romagna, the heart of Italy's homemade pasta (and la dolce vita!), as well as one of the most bicycle-friendly regions in Italy. From the marvelous Ravenna to the postcard hilltop village of Dozza.

  • Eastern Sicily: Cycling Baroque Cities and Magna Grecia - Self-Guided

    Length 7
    Level 1 to 2
    Price €1150

    This self-guided tour explores southeastern Sicily and the famous baroque towns of the Val di Noto taking you along the coast of Sicily, perfect in the Spring and Fall.




  • Italy's Alpine Valleys - Sud Tyrol, Lake Garda and Verona - Classic Self-Guided

    Length 8
    Level 1 to 3
    Price €1175 per person

    This low-difficulty itinerary also offers challenging rides easily reachable from the main route, to epic mountain climbs and passes. Great tour for couples, friends or families of mixed cycling abilities (and even for kids!) blending the culturally unique Austro-Italian north with everything expected from an Italian bike tour – great food, cycling and scenery!

  • Pedaling Lake Garda and the Veneto - Guided

    Length 8
    Level 1
    Price €1360 per person

    Join us on a guided bicycle tour visiting one of Italy's most famous lakes - Garda - but with a lovely spin, based in the charming town of Valleggio, and visiting Mantua, both locations far from the international tourist trail. You'll cycle through vineyards and countryside, through Verona, Soave, Vicenza, Padova and majestic Venice, unique cities that blend history, charm and modernity.

    Spots available on all 2022 departures!

  • Postcard Southern Tuscany - Cycling Cortona to Siena - Classic Self-Guided

    Length 8
    Level 3
    Price €1130 per person

    Discover the beauty of Cortona, Montepulciano, Pienza, the Val d'Orcia, Montalcino and its famous Brunello wine, and Siena.

  • Puglia and Basilicata - Best of Southern Italy - Self-Guided

    Length 8
    Level 2
    Price €1115

    The regions of Puglia and Basilicata occupy the "heel" of Italy's boot, surrounded by the Adriatic and Ionian seas. Here, ancient Greek and Italian culture mingle in hillside vineyards, olive groves, and whitewashed villages nestled against the blue of the Mediterranean.

  • Taste of Italy, Emilia-Romagna Culinary Cycling - Classic Self-Guided 5day

    Length 5
    Level 1
    Price €880 per person

    A 5-day version of our cycling and culinary adventure through Italy's renowned foodie destination! Known by Italians as the gastronomic heart of the country, Emilia-Romagna is still being discovered by foreign travelers, and is among our customer favorites!

  • Taste of Italy, Emilia-Romagna Culinary Cycling - Classic Self-Guided 8day

    Length 8
    Level 1
    Price €1045 per person

    A cycling and culinary adventure through Italy's renowned foodie destination! Known by Italians as the gastronomic heart of the country, Emilia-Romagna is still being discovered by foreign travelers, and is among our customer favorites!

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    Umbria, Cycling The Green Heart of Italy - Classic Self-Guided 10day

    Length 10
    Level 2 to 3
    Price €1345 per person

    Start in Perugia the ancient and modern capital of Umbria, then explore Assisi home of Saint Francis, and pedal through vineyards, past chestnut and oak forests, and over rolling hills to monasteries, castles, and hilltop villages virtually unchanged since the Middle Ages.

  • Umbria, Cycling The Green Heart of Italy - Classic Self-Guided 8day

    Length 8
    Level 2 to 3
    Price €1180 per person

    Start in Perugia the ancient and modern capital of Umbria, then explore Assisi home of Saint Francis, and pedal through vineyards, past chestnut and oak forests, and over rolling hills to monasteries, castles, and hilltop villages virtually unchanged since the Middle Ages.