Strade Bianche Week
Mar
4
to Mar 11

Strade Bianche Week

Join BICI ITALIA - Custom Cycling Tours in March 2020 for the Strade Bianche professional race in Tuscany. Spend a week with us, riding all the same gravel roads that the race covers then watch the pros do it. Our all-inclusive trip includes lodging in the heart of Chianti, meals, daily rides and off-bike excursions.  

Despite its short history, first held in 2007, the Strade Bianche professional race has quickly gained is place within the spring classics calendar.  The event is part of the UCI World Tour, cyclings highest level of professional road races. It is held in early March, traditional the weekend before Tirreno-Adriatico, making it the perfect precursor to the cobbled classics in April.   The woman also get to race. Since 2015, the somen’s race, the Strade Bianche Donne, has served as the opening race of the UCI Women’s World Tour.   

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Nova Eroica Gravel Week
Apr
21
to Apr 28

Nova Eroica Gravel Week

Nova Eroica takes it's roots from L'Eroica (the original vintage gravel gran fondo event) yet differs in that, cyclists find 'the beauty of fatigue and the thrill of the conquest' on modern road, cyclocross and gravel bikes. The ‘New Heroic’. There are competitive routes and leisure routes from which to choose. This event is held on the strade bianche of L'Eroica as well as additional white gravel roads of the Val d'Orcia. The 27 km route is suitable for children and families, while the 73 km route is also non-competitive, but is open to both classic and modern steel bikes. True heroes can choose from 89, 150 or 206 km, which with its almost 4,000 m of altitude difference, will put even the toughest cyclists to the test.

The week leading up to the event, you will spend the week cycling the ‘Eroica route’, enjoy chef-prepared meals, take in the local sightseeing and relax at our on-site facilities.

This is a custom tour in partnership with Dirty Kanza 2015 Winner, Yuri Hauswald. Join Yuri for a week on the gravel before conquering the 130km Route. For this trip, we can accommodate up to 6 people, both cyclists and non-cyclists.

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Giro d'Italia Week
May
25
to Jun 3

Giro d'Italia Week

“The toughest race in the world’s most beautiful place”. Join us for the 103rd Giro d'Italia as we spend 5 days cycling heroic climbs, watch the pros race, then transport down to Tuscany for a relaxing 5 days of riding rolling hills. Spend 10 days riding Italy’s best - heroic dolomite climbs and among the Tuscan vines. Two trips in one.

The days leading up to the event, you will spend cycling the infamous Stelvio, Gavia and Mortirolo, then watch the pros race up Italia’s famous climbs on the 18th Stage of the Giro. The remainder of the trip lands you in Tuscany for chef-prepared meals, amazing sightseeing and glorious sunsets meals.

This is a custom tour. First to book, is first to secure their own private, custom tour. For this trip, we can accommodate up to 4 people, both cyclists and non-cyclists.

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Pedal + Palio
Jun
29
to Jul 6

Pedal + Palio

Spend a week cycling and experience the Sienese tradition of Il Palio. Ride the historical strade bianche raced by cycling heroes past and walk the 'terra in piazza' raced by contrade for over 800 years. This week promises to be a grand event for cyclists and non-cycling family and friends.

The week leading up to the event, you will spend the week cycling the best roads in Tuscany, enjoy chef-prepared meals, take in the local sightseeing and relax at our on-site facilities.

This is a custom tour. First to book, is first to secure their own private, custom tour. For this trip, we can accommodate up to 6 people, both cyclists and non-cyclists.

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Pedal + Palio
Aug
13
to Aug 20

Pedal + Palio

Spend a week cycling and experience the Sienese tradition of Il Palio. Ride the historical strade bianche raced by cycling heroes past and walk the 'terra in piazza' raced by contrade for over 800 years. This week promises to be a grand event for cyclists and non-cycling family and friends.

The week leading up to the event, you will spend the week cycling the best roads in Tuscany, enjoy chef-prepared meals, take in the local sightseeing and relax at our on-site facilities.

This is a custom tour. First to book, is first to secure their own private, custom tour. For this trip, we can accommodate up to 6 people, both cyclists and non-cyclists.

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Gran Fondo Gallo Nero
Sep
23
to Sep 30

Gran Fondo Gallo Nero

Traversing the Chianti Region, the GF Gallo Nero is a spectacular event open to amateur and pro cyclists alike on the best roads in Tuscany. Train the week before with our local guides and enjoy the ride - for competition or for fun. Two routes offered for the event: Granfondo 135 km and Mediofondo 83km.

The week leading up to the event, you will spend the week cycling the best roads in Tuscany, enjoy chef-prepared meals, take in the local sightseeing and relax at our on-site facilities.

This is a custom tour. First to book, is first to secure their own private, custom tour. For this trip, we can accommodate up to 6 people, both cyclists and non-cyclists.