Short BreakNature & wellness

E-gravel week-end in the Crete Senesi

  • 150 km
  • 3 stages
  • 4 days
The Tour

Take an escape from everyday life and discover the heart of Tuscany: a journey through sublime landscapes, ancient roads and authentic flavours on a high-end gravel e-bike together with experienced passionate local guides. The route, which is divided into three stages around the lovely locality of Molinello, will take you to explore the wonders of the countryside such as Crete Senesi and Val d'Orcia and to cycle on the roads of L'Eroica. A new way to discover the territory, where technology and tradition blend in harmony to offer you unique experiences and special encounters. The tour is a journey of discovery designed for those who want to get back in touch with nature and their own time, regardless of their athletic preparation level: gravel bikes with assisted pedalling allow anyone to enjoy the experience, from veterans to those approaching cycling for the first time.

  • Nature & Wellness
  • 150 km
  • 3 stages
  • 4 days
  • Intermediate
  • Italian + English
the route
4 DAYS OF CYCLING AND TASTINGS

A long week-end to discover enchanting landscapes and culinary traditions, including guided gravel e-bike trips and relaxing moments.

Day 1

Arrival at the farm Il Molinello

Meet-up and accommodation in Agriturismo “Il Molinello” (Asciano), e -bikes setup, welcome aperitif and dinner of homemade pizza cooked in a wood oven at the farm.

Day 2

Crete Senesi (about 50 km)

First bike ride discovering Crete Senesi, the area south-east of the city of Siena: the peculiar composition of the soil in this area, with its classic grey-blue colour, gives the area a suspended, almost lunar atmosphere. Tasting of olive oil produced by Il Molinello farmhouse and dinner in the center of Siena.

Day 3

Val d’Orcia (about 55 km)

Second bike ride towards the majestic landscapes of Val d'Orcia: the valley, dotted with medieval villages and rich in history and traditions, was recognized in 2004 as a World Heritage Site by UNESCO, for its views and the influence it had on Renaissance art. Once back, you can enjoy an aperitif by the pool and a traditional dinner in the farmhouse.

Day 4

L’Eroica (about 45 km)

Third ride on L’Eroica course, the famous cycling event taking place in October since 1997, mostly on white roads, with vintage bicycles and clothing. Lunch at the farm and goodbye.

Included services
  • 3 nights at Il “Molinello“ farmhouse, double room accommodation
  • 3 breakfasts at the farmhouse with local products
  • 3 lunches at the farmhouse with local products, including local wines and beer
  • 2 dinners at the farm (pizza & typical dinner), including local wines and beer
  • Welcome aperitif
  • Access to the swimming pool
  • Local artisanal olive oil tasting
  • Premium gravel e-bike and helmet rental
  • Daily maintenance of the bike after each ride
  • Local expert cycling guide, in English and Italian
  • Support vehicle during the ride
  • Insurance coverage for e-bike and rider
Scheduled tours
  • 25-28 June
  • 10-13 September
  • 01-04 October
  • Cancellation up to 60 days before departure.
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General Information
Services included
Services not included
Scheduled tours
  • Guided tour by gravel e-bike

  • Groups from 4 to 8 people

  • Price: € 1190 per person

  • Age: 18 years and older

  • Routes: 3 trips of 45/55 km on a mixed asphalt and gravel track in the area of Crete Senesi and Val d'Orcia. In case of non-homogeneous groups it is foreseen the subdivision in two subgroups.

  • 3 nights at Il “Molinello“ farmhouse, double room accommodation
  • 3 breakfasts at the farmhouse with local products
  • 3 lunches at the farmhouse with local products, including local wines and beer
  • 2 dinners at the farm (pizza & typical dinner), including local wines and beer
  • Welcome aperitif
  • Access to the swimming pool
  • Local artisanal olive oil tasting
  • Premium gravel e-bike and helmet rental
  • Daily maintenance of the bike after each ride
  • Local expert cycling guide, in English and Italian
  • Support vehicle during the ride
  • Insurance coverage for e-bike and rider
  • Dinner Saturday evening in Siena
  • Technical clothing for cycling trips
  • Anything that is not listed under "Included"
  • 25-28 June
  • 10-13 September
  • 01-04 October

E-gravel week-end in the Crete Senesi

Toscana 4 days

  • 150 km
  • 3 stages
  • 4 days
  • Details
1190 €