Oglio Cycle Tour

Descrizione

Discover the nature, culture, tastes and traditions of the lands bathed by the Oglio River along its cycle path, in a unique path that winds for over 280 km passing through the provinces of Brescia, Bergamo, Cremona and Mantua, practicing healthy and ecological tourism. Starting from Passo del Tonale (located at 1,883m), you can cross the Oglio River basin passing by Lake Iseo, up to the Po River (arrival at the Bridge of the Boats in San Matteo delle Chiaviche, 21 m), visiting the main tourist areas that the cycle path crosses. The route winds over 1,862m in altitude and is 60% asphalt and 40% dirt. You can stay in 3/4 star hotels and B&B located along the route, energise with nourishing breakfasts and fill up with gourmet menus offered by the local restaurants. 


Details of the itinerary:

Day 1:

Transfer from the airport (Malpensa, Orio al Serio or Linate) to Passo del Tonale.

Dinner at a local restaurant with full gourmet menu (drinks included) and overnight stay at a hotel.

Day 2:

9:00am Energising breakfast and departure for Darfo Boario Terme.

Lunch near Capo di Ponte in a local restaurant with light gourmet menu (drinks included). Free visit of the UNESCO World Heritage rock carvings and continuation to Boario.

6:00pm arrival at the hotel in Boario Terme. Dinner at a local restaurant with full gourmet menu (drinks included) and overnight stay at hotel.

Day 3:

7:00am Energising breakfast at the hotel followed by departure towards Lago d'Iseo, passing through Pisogne-Sale Marasino-Sulzano-Iseo-Clusane-Paratico.

1.30pm Lunch at a local restaurant in Palazzolo (drinks included)

2:30pm Departure for Soncino

4:00pm Arrival at Soncino and overnight stay at a hotel. Dinner in a local restaurant (drinks not included).

Day 4:

7:00am Energising breakfast at the hotel

8.00am Departure from Soncino for Pontevico by bus

8:45am Departure from Pontevico crossing Ostiano-Isola Dovarese-Canneto sull'Oglio- Piadena.

12:30pm Lunch at a local restaurant in Calvatone (drinks included)

2:00pm Departure from Calvatone to Acquanegra-Bozzolo-San Martino dell'Argine-Marcaria

4:00pm Arrival at San Matteo delle Chiaviche di Viadana (Bridge of the Boats) Transfer by bus to the hotel. Dinner at a local restaurant (drinks not included) and overnight at the hotel.

Day 5:

Breakfast, free time, transfer by bus to the airport (Malpensa, Orio al Serio or Linate) and departure.

 

The rate per person in a double room, for 2 people starts from €1,362, for 4 people from €893, for 6 people from €748.

The package includes 4 nights in 3/4* hotels and B&Bs, transfers as scheduled (return airport and internal), bicycle rental and luggage transport.

The price does not include any tourist taxes, all extras and anything not expressly indicated in the "package includes" section.

Available on request: quotes for a single room, cycling guide and tailor made offers.

For more information about the route visit the website.

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Discover the nature, culture, tastes and traditions of the lands bathed by the Oglio River along its cycle path, in a unique path that winds for over 280 km passing through the provinces of Brescia, Bergamo, Cremona and Mantua, practicing healthy and ecological tourism. Starting from Passo del Tonale (located at 1,883m), you can cross the Oglio River basin passing by Lake Iseo, up to the Po River (arrival at the Bridge of the Boats in San Matteo delle Chiaviche, 21 m), visiting the main tourist areas that the cycle path crosses. The route winds over 1,862m in altitude and is 60% asphalt and 40% dirt. You can stay in 3/4 star hotels and B&B located along the route, energise with nourishing breakfasts and fill up with gourmet menus offered by the local restaurants. 


Details of the itinerary:

Day 1:

Transfer from the airport (Malpensa, Orio al Serio or Linate) to Passo del Tonale.

Dinner at a local restaurant with full gourmet menu (drinks included) and overnight stay at a hotel.

Day 2:

9:00am Energising breakfast and departure for Darfo Boario Terme.

Lunch near Capo di Ponte in a local restaurant with light gourmet menu (drinks included). Free visit of the UNESCO World Heritage rock carvings and continuation to Boario.

6:00pm arrival at the hotel in Boario Terme. Dinner at a local restaurant with full gourmet menu (drinks included) and overnight stay at hotel.

Day 3:

7:00am Energising breakfast at the hotel followed by departure towards Lago d'Iseo, passing through Pisogne-Sale Marasino-Sulzano-Iseo-Clusane-Paratico.

1.30pm Lunch at a local restaurant in Palazzolo (drinks included)

2:30pm Departure for Soncino

4:00pm Arrival at Soncino and overnight stay at a hotel. Dinner in a local restaurant (drinks not included).

Day 4:

7:00am Energising breakfast at the hotel

8.00am Departure from Soncino for Pontevico by bus

8:45am Departure from Pontevico crossing Ostiano-Isola Dovarese-Canneto sull'Oglio- Piadena.

12:30pm Lunch at a local restaurant in Calvatone (drinks included)

2:00pm Departure from Calvatone to Acquanegra-Bozzolo-San Martino dell'Argine-Marcaria

4:00pm Arrival at San Matteo delle Chiaviche di Viadana (Bridge of the Boats) Transfer by bus to the hotel. Dinner at a local restaurant (drinks not included) and overnight at the hotel.

Day 5:

Breakfast, free time, transfer by bus to the airport (Malpensa, Orio al Serio or Linate) and departure.

 

The rate per person in a double room, for 2 people starts from €1,362, for 4 people from €893, for 6 people from €748.

The package includes 4 nights in 3/4* hotels and B&Bs, transfers as scheduled (return airport and internal), bicycle rental and luggage transport.

The price does not include any tourist taxes, all extras and anything not expressly indicated in the "package includes" section.

Available on request: quotes for a single room, cycling guide and tailor made offers.

For more information about the route visit the website.

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