Roadbike tours around Alta Badia (guided or self-guided trip)

“It is by riding a bicycle that you learn the contours of a country best, since you have to sweat up the hills and coast down them.” — Ernest Hemingway, US author
From
980,00 €

Description

Day 1 – Arrival in Alta Badia
Arrival on your own and check-in to your hotel – private transfer on request.
In the afternoon trip briefing.
D,... 3* Family run Hotel in Alta Badia

Day 2 – Sellaronda Tour
The tour around the Sella massif can be done in winter on skis, but also in summer by bike. Spectacular views and 4 Dolomite Passes await you, ...they will leave their mark on your memory.
cycling time: 4:30 hours
length: 52,10 km
difference in level: + 1.591 m, difference in level: - 1.591 m
highest point: 2.245 m, lowest point: 1.518 m
B, D,... 3* Family run Hotel in Alta Badia

Day 3 – Fodom Tour
After a good breakfast start your biking day through the Fodom Valley and back to Alta Badia.
Option to extend the tour for a few more hours.

cycling time: 3 hours
length: 50,2 km
difference in level: + 1.380 m, difference in level: - 1.379 m
highest point: 2.197 m, lowest point: 1.386 m
B, D,... 3* Family run Hotel in Alta Badia

Day 4 – Passo delle Erbe – Bressanone – Alta Badia
Another beautiful bike tour awaits you today... Cycle to the Passo delle Erbe at 2,006 m and enjoy the spectacular view of the Dolomites. Descend towards the city of Bressanone and bike back to Alta Badia.
cycling time: 5:30 hours
length: 106,40 km
difference in level: + 3.053 m, difference in level: - 3.034 m
highest point: 1.933 m, lowest point: 553 m
B,... 3* Hotel in Alta Badia

Day 5 – Passo Giau (3 Passes) – difficult
The Fedaia Pass is well known among cycling lovers, especially on its Venetian side, famous for its natural beauty and for the difficulty of the climb. The Fedaia Pass is located at the foot of the Marmolada Glacier, the only glacier we have in the Dolomites and also known as "the Queen of the Dolomites".
cycling time: 6:30 hours
length: 87,3 km
difference in level: + 2.776 m, difference in level: - 2.756 m
highest point: 2.245 m, lowest point: 1.000 m

B,D,... 3* Hotel in Alta Badia

Day 6 – Departure
Departure on your own or private transfer on request.
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The price includes
  • Local English-speaking professional bike guide for 4 guided days,
  • 5 night accommodation at a 3*Family run hotel with half-board,
  • Laundry service for cycling clothing,
  • Maps of the area,
  • Italian VAT
Not included in the price
Insurances, tips, drinks, lunches, food & beverage during the excursions, souvenirs, private expences and anything NOT mentioned in "cost includes".
Additional information
B = breakfast
L = lunch
D = dinner

Cost for self-guided trip is on request

Accommodation possibilities:
  • hotel: 3* Family run Hotel
  • apartment: apartment accommodation (without meals)

In high season period July & August the cost can raise between 6 – 12% of the given cost.

Please note, that all guided tours may be subject to changes, depending on:
  • weather conditions
  • the physical condition of each participant
  • equipment and clothing not suitable for the excursion (e.g. sneakers instead of mountain boots, clothing not suited to the weather conditions...)
On request
  • option to rest a few more days in Alta Badia (Family run B&B, 3 or 4 star hotels) and/or to add a hiking or Via Ferrata day with a local English speaking UIAGM/IFMGA professional mountain guide... contact us!
  • Bike rental
  • Transfers during the itinerary
  • in & out privat airport transfers
  • helicopter transfers
  • holiday extensions
  • dinners at special locations
  • wine tastings
  • Via ferrata experience with a local English speaking UIAGM/IFMGA professional mountain guide
  • a guided or self-guided hiking day
Available group departure dates
  • 20.06.2019
  • 08.07.2019
  • 29.07.2019
  • 26.08.2019
  • 07.09.2019