5 days bike tour in Abruzzo
Here is what you will live
DAY 1: Along the wine paths in the province of L’Aquila (33 km, 250 mt of elevation gain)
We arrive at 9:00 and leave from Popoli to Vittorito in Ofena through the vineyards of the most famous wineries of Abruzzo, such as Pietrantonj and Cataldi Madonna. The itinerary also stretches in the territory of Navellli, and its famous saffron growings, Capodacqua and Bussi, where we can taste the famous river prawns and canoeing into the Tirino River (optional). Overnight in Bussi.
DAY 2: Wine paths of colline teatine (30 km, 243 mt of elevation gain).
Morning transfer in the province of Chieti. After breakfast we cycle across the hills of Tollo, Crecchio, Canosa Sannita, Villa Caldari to taste Montepulciano, Trebbiano, Cerasuolo d'Abruzzo. We stop at the famous wineries of Tollo, Tollum,
Tenuta Ulisse, Roveri and Agriverde, having the chance to taste the local olive oil, of the highest quality in this area. The beauty of the villages and of Crecchio Castle allows to plunge into the ancient splendor of this geographical area of Abruzzo. (visits to the winery and oil mill). Overnight
DAY 3: Wine itineraries (30 km, 345 mtof elevation gain).
Morning transfer in the province of Pescara. After breakfast we visit well-known wineries praised by international gourmets, in the towns of Rosciano, Nocciano, Catignano, Civitaquana Cugnoli and Alanno. We start at Marramiero's winery, tasting its aristocratic Montepulciano and continue with Chiusa Grande and Bosco, two masterpieces of wine cellar architecture. Later we visit the villages of Civitaquana and Cugnoli. The tour ends in Alanno, at the famous Italian racing driver Jarno Trulli's winery, called Podere Castorani. (visit to the farm). Overnight in Rosciano.
DAY 4: The wine roads (30 km, 275 mt of elevation gain).
Morning transfer to the province of Teramo. After breakfast we leave in direction of Controguerra. We enjoy the great food & wine tradition of the province of Teramo and the DOC DOGM Montepulciano d'Abruzzo, Colline Teramane and DOC Controguerra, passing the villages of Corropoli, Nereto, Sant'Omero and Torano Nuovo. In the famous wineries of the hills of this province, such as Montori, Pepe, Illuminati, Bizzarri, Strappelli, we take part to wine and extra virgin olive oil tastings. (visit to the winery). We stay for the night in Torano Nuovo.
DAY 5: After breakfast, transfer to reach the original departure points.
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Booking Policy & Details
Min. 6 pax
How much does it costs?
Self bike tour: 400 € per pax
Guided bike tour:590 € per pax
- Hotel in bb service for 4 nights
- 4 wineries visits
- Luggage transfer (only for guided tours)
- City tax