Chianti Classico E-Bike tour

Our e-bike tour will lead you through the most famous wine area in Tuscany: Chianti Classico.

You will ride amongst Sangiovese vineyards and olive groves and be able to enjoy some of the oldest monasteries and towns that has made this area known worldwide. Once you will have ridden the scenic roads with beautiful views of the rolling Tuscan hills, you will coast downhill to be greeted by the fantastic Badia a Passignano. Plenty of breathtaking photo stops will allow you to take all in the amazing traditional Chianti villages.

Terrain:

Mixed terrain (paved roads and gravel roads)

Duration:

7.5 hours

Distance:

27km (17miles)

Total Elevation:

500m (1600ft)

Skill level:

Intermediate/ Advance

Number of participants:

2-7

Support vehicle:

Yes

 Departure / Meeting Point

Our Chianti Classico e-bike tour departs from Florence at 9:30am. Our office is located on Via Ghibellina 34red 50122, 3 minutes walking distance from Santa Croce. We are located opposite a sushi ristorante. Look out for the ACTIVE TOURS ITALY sign. Please be at the meeting point 30 minutes prior to departure. click here for a map.

Directions from Piazza del Duomo (The dome church) Head east on Piazza del Duomo toward Via del Campanile, Turn right at Via del Proconsolo, Turn left at Via Ghibellina. Our office will be on your left.

  Tours Requirements

In order to ride with us you must be able to tick ALL the following.

 I can ride a bike confidently.

 I am physically fit and healthy.

 I am competent on main roads.

  Cancellation Policy

 A cancellation received more than 72 hours (3 days) prior to a clients scheduled tour date will not incur any fee.

 A cancellation received within 72 hours of a clients scheduled tour date or a no-show will incur full cost of the tour booked.

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  Included

 Fully guided semi-private tour

 Van transfers to/from the tour starting point in the Chianti region

 High quality e-bikes

 Helmets and water bottles

 English speaking tour guides

 Chianti wine and olive oil tasting

  Not Included

 Gratuities

 Lunch

Price

150,00 per person

(All sales tax included). Prices valid until further notice.

Itinerary

  Depart from Florence at 9:30am (meeting time 9:00am).

  Transfer by minivan to Castello di Poppiano (12th century castle).

  Time to get ready for the ride: bike orientation and safety briefing.

  Bike ride starts on the top of the rolling hills for some of the most stunning views of the Chianti area.

  Bike ride continues uphill to Badia a Passignano, an ancient monastery located in the heart of Chianti.

  The bike ride ends in Greve in Chianti passing through the area of Montefioralle/Panzano.

  1.5 hours free time to enjoy the atmosphere and some traditional local food (lunch is not included in the price).

  Transfer back to Castello di Poppiano for a wine and extra virgin olive oil tasting (Laudemio extra virgin olive oil).

  Transfer back to Florence for a 5:30pm drop off.

We welcome non cyclists on our tour.
Contact us for more details.

Meeting Point

If you want to meet us at our starting point (in the countryside) rather then in Florence, please email us or leave a note in the comments section when you booked and we will forward on details of time and directions.

To meet us at our starting point
(in the countryside) click here for more details.

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