Tuscan Coast and Islands

From €1460

Italian Bike Tour: Cycle Along the Beautiful Tuscan Coast

On this Italian bike tour, you'll take a relaxing cycling trip through unspoiled nature with sights of superb beauty along the Tuscan coast and nearby islands. This part of Tuscany is an unexpected rendezvous between archaeology and nature and it's one of the best places in Italy to take an extended cycling tour.

Tuscan Coast and Islands – bike & hotel

A unique Italian cycling journey through unspoiled nature with sights of superb beauty, in an unexpected marriage between archaeology and nature.

Description of our Tuscan Coast and Islands Cycling Tour
Availability

May 4th, 11th, 18th, 25th
June 1st, 8th, 15th, 22nd
September 7th, 14th, 21st, 28th

Price per person 

In double room € 1460
Single supplement € 420
Bike rental € 175

The Tuscan coast and Islands cycling tour available here at YuBike Tours offers a unforgettable way to experience Italy's stunning countryside and majestic seaside. Explore ancient pine tree forests, looking out for enigmatic birdlife, such as herons and cormorants. The Tuscan coast is an area of extraordinary beauty and cycling is the perfect way to explore and sample everything that's on offer. If this trip sounds appeals to your tastes, you may also like to read about our Orvieto to Argentario Italian cycling tour and our Green Heart of Alto Lazio bike tour.

On this cycling tour of Tuscany, you will be afforded the opportunity to visit a huge variety of archaeological sites and to see some truly breathtaking sculptural art. This Italian bike trip is the best way to discover the Tuscan coast, cycling from the World Wide Fund oasis of Orbetello, to the remains of the Roman city of Cosa and to the island of Giglio. Cycle along the Tuscan coast and admire the rugged cliffs overlooking the Tyrrhenian Sea, and explore the colorfull coves, isolated trails, and balsamic scents in the air.

This is an incredibly peaceful part of Italy, making it the perfect cycling tour location. Enjoy the silence of nature, with the sea all around you. Take this Tuscan cycling tour to discover and explore one of the pearls of the Mediterranean. And if you'd like to see a few more options, make sure you browse our range of Italian cycling tours. If you have any questions about this Tuscan Coast and Islands bike tour, please feel free to get in touch. Start planning your next big Tuscan adventure today!

Highlights
  • Ansedonia: Archaeological site of city of Cosa (III BC) and Archaeological Museum, Etruscan gorge and ‘Spacco della Regina’ (III-II BC)
  • Monte Argentario: Convent of the Passionist Fathers (Congregation)
  • Porto Santo Stefano: Spanish Fortress (XVI c.)
  • Giglio Island: Rests of Roman Villa (II c.), Giglio Castello (XII c.), Rocca (Fortress) Aldobrandeschi (XII c.), Church of St. Peter (XV c.), Treasure of Pope Innocent ( XVIII c.).
  • Giannutri: Rests of Roman Villa and the ancient Port (II c.)
Included
  • accomodation for 7 nights
  • 7 x breakfast 
  • 6  x dinners
  • one bilingual Eenglish-Italian speaking tour leader on bike
  • luggage transport 
  • ferry to/from Giglio Island 
  • technical assistance 
  • informative material 
  • guided visits to: Archaeological site of Cosa, archaeological site “Il Tombolo di Feniglia”, Orbetello, Giglio Castello.
Excluded
  • travel to/from the point of departure/end of the tour
  • bike rental
  • 1 x dinner
  • drinks and lunches 
  • excursion to Giannutri Island 
  • entrances to parks and museums
  • taxes and fees
  • anything not specified in “The price per person includes”

 

Warnings

Intermediate 135 km, (84 ml)

Itinerary

Day 1: Argentario 
Arrival at the hotel by 6pm. Welcome aperitif and presentation of the tour. Dinner and overnight stay.

Day 2: Argentario-Feniglia-Ansedonia-Argentario 26 km | 16 ml
9am start. Cycle to the Feniglia, Ansedonia and the archaeological site of the city of Cosa. Visit the archaeological excavations of the citadel and the National Archaeological Museum. Visit Orbetello. Return to the hotel. Dinner and overnight stay in Orbetello.

Day 3: Loop ride Argentario 38 km | 23 ml
9am bike ride to the Convent of the Passionist Fathers and Porto Santo Stefano. Return to the hotel. Dinner and overnight stay.

Day 4: Porto Santo Stefano – Isola del Giglio 16 km | 10 ml
9am start, with a journey by bike to Porto Santo Stefano. At 10.30am, we embark for the island of Giglio. We arrive on the island at 11.30am. Visit the Roman port and excursion to the beaches and coves of the east side of the island. Dinner and overnight stay.

Day 5: Isola del Giglio – Giglio Castello – Punta Capel Rosso 30 km | 19 ml
At 9am, we depart for Giglio Castello, visiting the citadel along the way. We continue with a bike ride to explore the southern tip of the island from the lighthouse to the coves at Punta Capel Rosso. Return to the hotel. Dinner and overnight stay.

Day 6: Isola del Giglio – Giannutri – Isola del Giglio (free day or excursion by boat)
At 10.30am, we depart by boat to the Isle of Giannutri. Here, we take walking tour with a visit to the ruins of the Port and the Villa Domitia of the Roman era. Return to the hotel at 6pm. Dinner (not included) and overnight.

Day 7: Isola del Giglio – Campese 25 km | 16 ml
At 9am, we depart for the exploration of the west side of the island. The beaches of Cala Campese and the Allume. Return to the hotel. Dinner and overnight.

Day 8: Isola del Giglio – Porto Santo Stefano 
13:30pm Ferry to Porto Santo Stefano. Back at the port, the cycling tour is officially over.

From €1460

Duration: 8 Days

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