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Active holidays in Italy and Europe - Your bike and hike holiday unforgettable, carefree and without stress!

ST. MORITZ/BORMIO - MILAN

FROM THE VELTLIN TO THE CAPITAL OF FASHION

St. Moritz cycling holidayOriginal Tour FUNActive Tours

General information:

Classification of the tour: Self-guided tour
Difficulty: easy
Distance: 210-250 km
Duration: 8 Days / 7 Nights
Price: from 799,- €

St. Moritz to Milan Map

Highlights and places of interest along the route:

Description:

This special route leads you from St.Moritz/Bormio to the North Italian plain. The emotions start with the start in St. Moritz. On the railway (the Thusis-Tirano section is part of the UNESCO World Heritage) you will be able to admire a unique panorama through the windows. Enjoy the cycling path “Sentiero Valtellina”, traversing the valley to Colico, offering a marvellous view over the Lake Como and the surrounding mountains. Take a boat, in Bellagio and have a rest before reaching Lecco. Then follow the river Adda, in direction Vaprio d’Adda, where the river shows you the border between the provinces Milan and Bergamo. Continue on the cycling path of the channel Martesana. Along the track you will find old power utilities, which where the first ones to supply Milan with electricity. The landscape which is accompanying you to Milan is a bit unexpected, mainly farm houses, magnificent villas, jetties, old rural houses and villages, immersed in well cured gardens.

  
Characteristics of the route:

The cycling tour from St. Moritz/Bormio to Milan is a varied tour. You follow the cycling path „Sentiero Valtellina” to Lake Como and the river Adda to Milan.
The tour is suitable for children from the age of 14.

A day by day account of the route:

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St. Moritz lake

Day 1: Arrival to St. Moritz/ Bormio*

St. Moritz, one of the most famous and known health resorts;

Tirano train

Day 2: St. Moritz - Tirano

Spectacular alps crossing: from St. Moritz to Tirano - enjoy the most breathtaking panoramic views;

Morbegno

Day 3: Tirano – Morbegno (approx. 65 km)

Cycling along the river Adda through the Veltlin Valley;

Bike holiday Lombardia

Day 4: Round trip Morbegno (approx. 45 km)

Ride to Colico, the extreme point of Lake Como or to „Lungolago“ to try out different water sports and relax on the lake’s shore;

Lake Como, Lecco

Day 5: Morbegno – Lecco (approx. 25 km + boat transfer)

You will admire the unique beauties of the landscape and have a rest at the pearl of Lake Como - Bellagio;

Bike path river Adda

Day 6: Lecco – Trezzo sull’Adda (approx. 35 km)

Again you will cycle along the river Adda, along this route various highlights will catch your eye;

cycling path Martesana

Day 7: Trezzo sull’Adda - Milan (approx. 40 km)

On the famous cycling paths - Martesana;

Milan fashion

Day 8: Departure

Individual departure or possibility to extend your stay;

 

*VARIANT ARRIVAL TO BORMIO

DAY 1: Arrival to Bormio
Individual arrival for the first hotel in Bormio. If you arrive early, use your time to relax in the thermal bath of Bormio.

DAY 2: Bormio - Tirano (approx. 40 km)
Through the valley Valdisotto you cycle on the beautiful „Sentiero Valtellina“ always slightly downhill towards Tirano. On your way you will pass Grosio, first mentioned in 1335 and famous for its historical town centre.

DAY 3: Tirano - Morbegno
The variant follows the normal route of the tour.

Prices 2020

 
Self-guided tour
Package price per person in a double room incl. breakfast € 799,00
Single room surcharge, per person € 189,00
High season* surcharge, per person € 65,00
Additional services
Rental bike € 85,00
E-bike € 185,00

*High season: arrival dates from 20/06/2020 to 25/07/2020 (incl.) and from 22/08/2020 to 12/09/2020 (incl.)
We suggest travel insurance.
Changes in the offer as well as errors, printing errors and arithmetic errors reserved! 

 


Starting dates 2020:

  • ARRIVAL: every Saturday, from 23/05/2020 (first available date) to 01/08/2020 and from 29/08/2020 to 26/09/2020 (last available date)

  • NON SCHEDULE ARRIVAL DATES: minimum of 5 persons upon request!

 

General information:

  • Classification of the cycle-tour:
    Self-guided tour
     
  • Duration:
    8 days / 7 nights
     
  • Distance:
    Approx. 210 - 250 km
     
  • Starting point:
    St. Moritz/Bormio
     
  • Arrival to St.Moritz:
    • By car: You can reach Engadin from Switzerland, Italy, Germany and Austria or over the Chur-Thusis-Tiefencastel (coming from Zurich), or over the Julier-pass (coming from Basel), or over the Albula-pass (open only in summer) or Zernez (coming from Munich) or over Lecco-Maloja (coming from Milan).
    • By train: St. Moritz. Timetable on: www.deutschebahn.de, www.oebb.at, www.trenitalia.com, www.sbb.ch.
    • By plane: Low cost flights available to Milan airports.
       
  • Arrival to Bormio:
    • By car: You can reach Bormio from the north via the Brenner Pass and then via the Stilfserjoch or from Zurich via Chur-Thusis-Tiefencastel, Bernina Pass and Tirano to Bormio.
    • By train: from Milan to Tirano and from there by bus to Bormio. Timetables on: www.trenitalia.com, www. busperego.com(no bike transport possible).
    • By plane: Low cost flights available to Milan airport or Bergamo.
       
  • Accommodation:
    Accommodation in hotels of a 3*** and 4**** category.
    Attention: Tourist tax – if requested – has to be paid on the spot.
     
  • Rental bikes:
    21-gear Unisex bicycle
    E-bike (Unisex)
     
  • Tour information available in:
    German - English
     

 

 
 

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