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

ROAD BIKE DOLOMITES - TRIESTE

A THREE COUNTRIES TOUR THROUGH ITALY, AUSTRIA AND SLOVENIA

Road bike from the Dolomites to TriesteOriginal Tour FUNActive Tours

General information:

Classification of the tour: Self-guided tour
Difficulty: medium
Distance: approx. 600-605 km
Duration: 8 Days / 7 Nights
Price: from 619,- €

Road Bike Dolomites Trieste map

Highlights and places of interest along the route:

Description:

Take in three countries in one week by bicycle. Italy, Austria and Slovenia will present their best features to you. You will witness varying and unique mountain ranges; untouched natural landscapes; crystal clear lakes; soft wine lands embedded against the hillsides and above all, extraordinary sought out stages provides the ideal backdrop for a sporting race bike holiday. This tour facilitates a combination of sprinting and comfortable coasting on the various legs. Your sporting efforts will be rewarded by the range of culinary delights accompanied by a drop of wine. A spectacular final stage continues along the Adriatic coastline to Trieste formerly the harbour city of the Habsburg Empire.

  
Characteristics of the route:

A sporty-racing-bike trip on streets aside of the big traffic (except during high season -July/August).

A day by day account of the route:

Alta Pusteria road bike trip

Day 1: Arrival in Hochpustertal (Niederdorf/Villabassa or Toblach/Dobbiaco)

Starting point: the north-eastern Dolomites;

Italy - Austria road bike

Day 2: Hochpustertal – Oberdrauburg/ Kötschach-Mauthen (approx. 85 km, ascent 1.200 m difference in altidude)

Enjoy a marvellous rural landscape and lots of cultural sites;

Road bike holiday Italy

Day 3: Oberdrauburg/Kötschach-Mauthen – Feistritz a.d. Gail (approx. 70 km, ascent 390 m difference in altitude) or*

*Option via Weißensee (approx. 75 km, ascent 1.000 m difference in altitude);

Lake Bled, bike holiday

Day 4: Feistritz a.d. Gail – Bled; (approx. 125 km, ascent 2.200 m difference in altitude)

Passo del Predil, the pass serves as border between Italy and Slovenia;

Cividale bridge

Day 5: Bled – Cividale del Friuli; (approx. 120 km, ascent 1.000 m difference in altitude)

Exceptional views of the summits of the Triglav massiv and the Savatal Mountains;

Gradisca, wine, bike holiday

Day 6: Cividale del Friuli - Gradisca d’Isonzo (approx. 110 km, ascent 1,500 m difference in altitude)

Continue through the Collio Goriziano the best known wine region in Italy;
 

Castle Trieste

Day 7: Gradisca d’Isonzo – Trieste (approx. 90 km, ascent 850 m difference in altitude)

Time should be allocated to visit Castle Miramare;

Trieste, bike holiday Italy

Day 8: Departure

Trieste - the oldest part of the habsburg Monarchy;


Option with 2 nights in Bled instead of one night in Cividale del Friuli!

Day 5: Bled
Enjoy one day off at the beautiful lake Bled situated in a picturesque environment, surrounded by mountains and forests.

Day 6: Bled – Gradisca d’Isonzo; (approx. 125 km, ascent 1,100 m)
Look forward to cycle into the Bohinj valley! A wide breathtakingly beautiful valley with cragged slopes of the Julian Alps. With the Bohinjsko Sedlo you will have the first challenge of the day. Marvellous view over the Triglav massiv and the Sava valley accompany you. Cycling through the Soca Valley you will arrive to Gradisca d’Isonzo where you will spend the night.
 

Prices 2020

 
Self-guided tour
Package price per person in a double room incl.breakfast – arrival date on 16/05/2020 and 03/10/2020 € 619,00
Package price per person in a double room incl. breakfast € 749,00
Single room surcharge, per person € 169,00
High season* surcharge, per person € 65,00
Surcharge per person variant 2 nights Bled instead of Cividale € 25,00
Additional services
Rental bike (on request, limited availability) € 195,00
Special road bike on request on request
Rental GPS by Garmin € 25,00
Extra nights in Villabassa/Dobbiaco
Price per person and night in a double room incl. breakfast in May/June/September/October € 59,00
Price per person and night in a double room incl. breakfast in July/August € 79,00
Single room surcharge, per night € 17,00
Extra nights in trieste
Price per person and night in a double room incl. breakfast € 79,00
Single room surcharge, per night € 35,00

*High season: from 20/06/2020 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 16/05/2020 (first available date) to 03/10/2020 (last available date) - In addition, arrival every Friday, from 12/06/2020 to 11/09/2020 (incl.)

  • VARIANT 2 NIGHTS IN BLED: every Friday, from 12/06/2020 (first available date) to 11/09/2020 (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. 600 - 605 km
     
  • Starting point:
    Hochpustertal (Niederdorf/Villabassa or Toblach/Dobbiaco)
     
  • Arrival:
    • By car: on the motorway Brenner/Brennero (A22) to Brixen/Bressanone – take the exit „Brixen Pustertal“, then along the valley Pustertal/Valle Pusteria (SS49) to Niederdorf/Villabassa or Toblach/Dobbiaco, depending on the location of your hotel or drive along the Felbertauernstraße to Lienz in Eastern Tyrol (Austria) and then further into Italy through the valley Pustertal/Valle Pusteria to Toblach/Dobbiaco or Niederdorf/Villabassa, depending on the location of your hotel.
    • By train: take the train from Innsbruck over the Brenner/Brennero to Franzensfeste/Fortezza. Change trains for the valley Pustertal/Valle Pusteria - Lienz and get off either at Niederdorf/Villabassa or Toblach/Dobbiaco depending on the location of your hotel. Timetable available on: ww.deutschebahn.de, www.oebb.at, www.trenitalia.com.
    • By plane: Low cost flights are available to Innsbruck airport, “Sant’ Angelo - Antonio Canova” airport in Treviso and/or to the Marco Polo airport in Venice. On request, we can organize transfers from the airport to the starting point of the cycle tour.
       
  • Accommodation:
    In inns and hotels - 3*** and 4**** category
    Attention: Tourist tax – if requested – has to be paid on the spot.
     
  • Parking:
    Free unattended parking facilities for the duration of the bicycle tour at a nearby public parking area.
     
  • Transfer:
    Return transfer by shuttle bus every Saturday from Trieste to Hochpustertal (Toblach/Dobbiaco or Niederdorf/Villabassa) at a price of € 79.00 per person (bicycle included – reservation and payment upon booking).
     
  • Alternatives:
    SAF – Bus from Trieste (daily at approx. 06.40 a.m. duration approx. 5 hours) to San Candido/ Innichen at the cost of approx. € 23.00 per person (no bicycle transport possible). Timetable and details on: www.autostazionetrieste.it.
     
  • Rental bikes:
    BIANCHI INTENSO CARBON – Veloce/Shimano 105 10V Compact (on request, limited availability) or similar version.
     
  • Tour information available in:
    German – English - Italian

 

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