Ideal for cyclist
CYCLING TOUR
Alps, Lombardy
MEETING POINT
4 days and 3 nights
DURATION

Tour Highlights

On the famous climbs of the Giro d'Italia
A challenging tour for altitude and length of ascents but suitable for many cyclists, which will lead you to the top of the most famous climbs of the “Giro di Italia” and famous for the attacks of Fausto Coppi, Bartali, Merckx, Anquetil, Contador or Marco Pantanti. Not only that, you will be accompanied by 2 professional guides and our electric cars to give you serenity and make you free to enjoy the ride and the experience: at the same time you will be able to appreciate the essence of the artistic, historical and obviously enogastronomic local territory;
Discovering ancient crafts
You will know and experience the "ancient crafts" of mountain craftsmanship;
Roman baths
You’ll relax in the wonderful open air Roman baths of the “Bagni Vecchi” and their curative thermal waters;
Tourist visit of Milan
In Milan you’ll be able to appreciate the fashion & design dimension to get a souvenir of Italian style with the support of our personal shoppers;
Nebbiolo wine tasting
You’ll taste Nebbiolo wine from the vineyards of Valtellina cultivated on UNESCO heritage dry stone walls;
Michelin starred restaurants
You’ll delight yourself with the cuisine of the one of the most emerging Michelin star chefs, tasting local delicacies in typical Italian-style location;
5 stars accomodation
You’ll spend the night in comfort and style in Bormio, in the heart of Valtellina, with wellness treatments and roman thermal baths.
Transfers in electric vehicles
All transfers will be run on board our electric vehicles.
Flexibility
In case of difficulty to spend all four days, the kind guests are invite to declare it to our staff during booking (terms of the notice) to get the review of the economic offer and organize the transfer service to the airports / train station. By the way, you remember there’s a minimum of three days and 2 nights for organization policy.
If guests don't suit the terms of the notice, they'll be expected to pay the full economic offer of four days weekend.
Covid19 security procedure
The internal procedures in terms of health, cleaning and social behavior to prevent Covid19 infection will be applied during all the tour. We rely on your understanding and participation.

Itineray description

1

Day 1 - Wellcome and pop in the Hell

Pick up of guests at Milan Linate / Milan Malpensa airport / Milan central station between 14.00 and 15.00 o’clock on Thursday* and transfer to Valtellina (about 2h 45 ‘car) on board our electric vehicles run by our guides: along the way you will stretch your legs with a visit to the largest and oldest wine cellar of the Valtellina: it’s Nino Negri, where you will taste its wines, visit the vineyards and the cellar. At dusk, it will resume at the road to Bormio with arrival at the historic Hotel Bagni Nuovi. You’ll have dinner at the unique local Michelin star restaurant.

Meals: dinner

Destination: Bormio

Bike itinerary: nothing

Accomodation: Gran Hotel Bagni Nuovi**

* Both pick-up and dropp-off services out from scheduled range time are also guaranteed with an additional cost which will be communicated on request: we kindly ask our guests to advise us in right advance for organizational reasons.

2

Day 2 - Stelvio Pass

A good breakfast, fine-tuning of the bikes and all will be ready for the daily cycling tour. Just outside the hotel, you will begin the long hard road that leads to the 2’760 meters of Stelvio Pass, a very challenging climb but with a view that will take your breath away. Once at the top, there will be time to restore yourself with polenta or pizzoccheri and begin the descent towards Bormio. Both wellness massages and the relax at the Roman baths will refresh your body totally. You’ll spend the night in a hut for tasting typical local dishes and wines.

Meals: breakfast, light lunch & dinner

Destination: Valtellina

Bike itinerary: about 30 km and 1’500 meters (uphill) altitude gap

Accomodation: Gran Hotel Bagni Nuovi**

3

Day 3 - Two for one

Another day of climbing and nature awaits you. Departure from the hotel to reach the beginning of the climb to the Cancano lakes: a challenging but not so hard climb will take you to an enchanted place where you will change and ride MTB in place of road bikes to discover the plateau full of mountain lakes, woods and alpine peaks. The packed lunch will be the ideal solution to fully enjoy this pure experience, before returning to the heart of Bormio. Then a good sport massage will relax your body just in time to going out and discover the ancient land of ancient crafts: the old history of this village will surprise you. At the end, our guides will leave you up to one of the oldest “grotto” in the area to have dinner on the last day.

Meals: breakfast, light lunch & dinner

Destination: Valtellina

Bike itinerary: about 40 km and 1’200 meter (uphill) altitude gap

Accomodation: Gran Hotel Bagni Nuovi**

4

Day 4 - Shopping in Milan

A last breakfast in Hotel with a relatively early wake up to allow you to enjoy in the Milan’ Fashion district: there, you’ll visit downtown riding our city bike while our personal shoppers will support you to get souvenirs of the Italian style. A quick light lunch in the center will be your greeting to the capital of Italian style, before our guides leave you to the airport (not before 3.30pm).

Meals: breakfast and light lunch

Destination: Milan and airports

Bike itinerary: nothing

** At tour execution confirmation, the hotel category will be confirmed. In case of overbooking, the Bormio’ accomodation tour will be based on 4-star structures as there’s only one 5 stars in the surroundings.

Accomodation

  • Accommodation in high standing design & characteristic location typical of Italian style;
  • Luggage transfer;
  • Pick-up and dropp-off on Milan’ airport or Milan’ central station on board 100% electric vehicles.

Gear

  • Covid19 cleaning procedure;
  • Top of the line bicycle selection 100% Made in Italy, e-bike on demand;
  • Citybike for visiting Milan;
  • Godoit outfit made of ultra-performing materials 100% Made in Italy, customized for men and women;
  • Bike helmets and footwear (if requested);

Meals

  • Daily breakfasts in hotel and light lunches during bikes tour;
  • All the gourmet dinners at Michelin star restaurant or high standing traditional cooking ones;
  • Sommelier selection of local wines and beverage for all the meals;

Activities

  • Entrance fees to historic sites, museums, parks, and all other exclusive events
  • Godoit experiences;
  • Wellness massages;

Support

  • 2 professional Godoit guides available all the time;
  • Mechanical assistance by our electric vehicle during bike tours (also for distributing refreshments and lifts in case of need) if suitable with roads permission and features;
  • Tourist guides, personal shoppers and other assistance services necessary to enjoy experiences.

Not included

  • Airfare;
  • Lunch of the check-in day and dinner of check-out day;
  • Everything not expressly mentioned;
  • Transfers before and after Godoit cycling tour;
  • Gratuities for guides;
  • Travel Protection;
  • Beverages ordered by guests beyond normal amounts and away from group activities will incur additional charges.

 

2021
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