Two guided tours, lead by the Eroica Travel staff, to discover the shortest routes of L'Eroica. You will cycle surrounded by the typical landscapes of Chianti Classico wine region, visit Gaiole in Chianti, the Castle of Brolio and taste the world famous wine Chianti Classico.
A perfect mix of cycling, beautiful landscapes, food and wines to taste.
Day 1 - Benvenuti nel Chianti!
Individual arrival at Radda in Chianti, meet and greet with our staff, briefing to explain the bike tour along the Eroica routes.
Dinner and accommodation in 4 stars hotel.
Day 2 - Valle del Chianti
54 km – 1050 metri di dislivello
Breakfast and start of the first guided tour, characterized by the views of the striking landscape from Brolio Castle, the Chianti Classico vineyards embedded in typical Tuscan vegetation, the descent towards Pianella with views of Siena in the background, the characteristic "leccione": two oaks that seem to be one, overlooking a unique panorama.
During the ride we'll visit the Castello di Brolio garden and chapel, owned by the Ricasoli family since 1141, and stop in a Chianti Classico winery for a wine tour and tasting with light lunch.
Dinner and accommodation in 4 stars hotel located at Radda in Chianti.
Day 3 - Gallo Nero route
49 km - elevation gain: 1030 meters
The second stage will lead you to discover the north side of Radda, in the hearth of Chianti Classico region. We'll visit Castellina in Chianti, interesting medieval town of Etruscan origins and one of the most charming hilltop villages in the Chianti, and Panzano in Chianti, also known for the famous butcher Dario Cecchini and his Fiorentina steak.
The last part of the stage is the hardest one, direction the small village of Volpaia, the breathtaking views will pay off the challenging climb.
Back to the hotel in the afternoon and individual departure.
Late check-out or extra night on request with extra charge.