Day 1: Monte di Prata
After a long warm-up hike and a short, steep climb you will be rewarded with a fantastic view of the whole of Maremma, with Corsica at the horizon. Kilometers: 30, Altitude: 600 meters. Includes: (B), (L), (D).
Day 2: Anqua
You discover the impressive Villa Anqua, the Etruscan baths at the Galleraie and the picturesque village of Travale. You will physically feel the change from the Maremman wilderness to the Senese soft, hilly landscape under your wheels and in your body. Kilometers: 49, Altitude: 900 meters. Includes: (B), (L), (D).
Day 3: Cornate
This morning hike has you climbing not one, but two summits: Ritrovoli and Le Cornate. Wonderful views, with the landscape falling away under your wheels in the downhill races, and then a picnic by the old silver mines in Gerfalco. Just to mention some of the highlights on this tour. Kilometers: 35, Altitude: 1050 meters. Includes: (B), (L), (D).
Day 4: Bandite di Scarlino Nature Reserve
A seemingly endless web of trails cross each other in the Mediterranean ”Macchia” in this Nature Reserve. The trails lead along coastal shelves and lonely sandy beaches. Here you can bike some more or just relax and hang out on the beach, your choice. Kilometers and Altitude: flexible. Includes: (B), (L), (D).
Day 5: Chiusdino
Mountain biking on narrow forest trails you reach the medieval village of Chiusdino. There is a bar on the Piazza, and you'll stop for a drink. After a steep downhill race you'll get some refreshments by the river Merse, just to pump up our spirits for the last, steep return to Montieri. Kilometers: 35, Altitude: 650 meters. Includes: (B), (L), (D).
Note: The minimum rate includes one night bed & breakfast, the maximum rate - half board in high season.
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