Tuscany is not a destination. It's a sublime experience. Cypress-lined roads overlooking the vineyards will stop you on your bike. And no view will compare to that view. Until you round the next bend and see another. It's a wonder anyone ever finishes the rides. And that's only what you'll see. Imagine the wines, flavors and luxuries you'll discover.
1 Embark on a quintessential Tuscan journey on scenic routes in the Florentine countryside | Sample Tuscan specialties at an agriturismo before biking past olive orchards and vineyards | The sette ponti (seven bridges) road through well-kept villages leads us to our historic hotel.
2-3 Descend into the Arno River Valley as you pedal toward the heart of the Chianti, passing through legendary wine villages like Gaiole in Chianti | Ride into the Crete Senesi, an area known for its lunar landscape | Explore Siena's medieval back streets and stunning piazza del campo, home to Italy's most important horse race, Il Palio | Learn the nuances of Tuscany's renowned red wines at an exclusive sommelier-led tasting.
4 Cruise the ridge to ancient hilltop Radda, former capital of the Antica Lega del Chianti (Old Chianti League) | Visit the picturesque neighboring village of Castellina | Celebrate Tuscan-style with a Michelin-starred dinner at La Torre, our hotel's superb restaurant.
5-6 Bike to Colli Fiorentini, northern Tuscany's slice of Chianti wine production | Pedal the verdant Elsa River Valley to the spectacular World Heritage town of San Gimignano, crowned by 13 towers | Celebrate la dolce vita over a glass of refreshing vernaccia, a Tuscan white wine, before heading to Florence.