The route will be divided in two stages of 90 km each where you can dedicate part of your journey to biking and anjoy also town and landscape.
Day 1 - Benvenuti in Toscana
Individual arrival at Siena, dinner on your own and accommodations in 3 stars hotel located close the city center.
VAL DI MERSE, MONTALCINO AND VAL D'ORCIA
92 km - elevation gain: 1560 metri
After breakfast you'll receive the maps and all the informations to complete the bike tour on the Strade Bianche roads.
The first part of the stage will lead you to ride in Val di Merse region and two sector of gravel roads to the town of Ville di Corsano, where the Eroica roads will bring you to Buonconvento, very nice medieval town.
In the second part of the day you'll ride on the land of Brunello to Montalcino and then in Val d'Orcia, one of the most panoramic road of the Strade Bianche bike tour.
Dinner and accommodation in typical tuscan farmhouse with swimming pool and SPA.
CRETE SENESI AND MONTE SANTE MARIE
92 km - elevation gain: 1800 meters
The second stage is the hardest one, specially for the number of kilometers covered on the gravel road.
In the first part of the route you'll ride the challenging sector of San Martino in Grania and, after a short break in Asciano, the Fabian Cancellara segment of Monte Sante Marie, famous for the shortest and steepest uphill.
After Monte Sante Marie you will reach Castelnuovo Berardenga and the last sectors of gravel road around Siena.
The last uphill of Santa Caterina street will lead you to the final arrival in Piazza del Campo, where you can enjoy an aperitivo before to come back to the hotel.
Dinner on your own and accommodation in 3 stars hotel, located very close the city center of Siena.
Day 4 - Arrivederci
Breakfast and individual departure, otherwise you can stay one more night and enjoy another tour loop to discover the Chianti region.
- Tourist city tax
- Medical/baggage insurance