Route

Route


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Day one – Venice
A gentle ride from the airport to the hotel. Only a short day to allow us to assemble the bikes and handle any flight delays.

Day 1 elevation

10.5 miles (17km) – max elevation 20ft

 

Day two – Bologna
We start properly with one of the longest rides of the trip. Heading out from Venice to the foot of the hills in Bologna.

D2 Elevation

87 miles (140km) – max elevation 180ft

 

Day three – Pistoia
A day of steading climbing up to the top of the mountain range followed by a very rapid descent. I think some speed records might be made on the way into Pistoia.

D3 Elevation

62 miles (100km) – max elevation 2500ft

 

Day four – Sienna

D3 Elevation

72 miles (116km) – max elevation 1250ft

 

Day five – Grosseto

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73miles (118km) – max elevation 2050ft

 

Day six – Tarquinia

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54 miles (87km) – max elevation 500ft

 

Day seven – Rome

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57miles (91km) – max elevation 440ft

 

Day eight – Ceprano

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63miles (101km) – max elevation 1250ft

 

Day nine – Castera

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62 miles (99km) – max elevation 750ft

 

Day ten – Salerno

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55 miles (89km) – max elevation 740ft

 

Day eleven – Sala Consilla

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53 miles (85km) – max 2000ft

 

Day twelve – Cetero

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77miles (123km) – max elevation 2600ft

 

Day thirteen – Pizzo
Our last full day’s ride of the trip. There will definitely be a few drinks to celebrate when we get there.

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66 miles (106km) – max elevation 1450ft

 

Day fourteen
A really short ride to the train station. It feels like cheating but in the end the trip needed to be fun too so we our getting the train to Sicily from here.

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5 miles – ride to the train station