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Venice and Prosecco Lands Self-Guided Cycling Holiday
Self-Guided | Individual | 8 days | 7 nights | From £519 per person
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Cycle Tour Highlights
• See elegant villas around the Venetian lands
• Explore World Heritage Sites
• Cycle through Prosecco vineyards
• Talk a walk or ride through small towns and cities

Cycle Route Profile
The itinerary is completely in the low-lands except for the 1 km slope in Asolo. You ride on secondary streets with low traffic or paved bike paths.

Easy cycling in mostly flat areas, with only few short climbs and descents. Little effort required, suitable for most people. This tour is also suitable for children.

Day-by-Day Cycling Holiday Itinerary


Day 1: Vicenza

Individual arrival. A nice and cosy historical city centre characterized by the buildings of the famous architect Andrea Palladio (16th century).

Day 2: Vicenza – Bassano del Grappa (40 km)

From Vicenza you cycle towards Marostica, famous for its castle and the chessboard in the main square. The last stop is Bassano del Grappa with its covered wooden bridge and the famous “grappa”.

Day 3: Bassano del Grappa – Treviso (65/40 km)

You enter Asolo, which represents the only real uphill section of our ride. The downhill run takes you to the land of Prosecco vineyards and on Maser, until you reach Treviso.

Day 4: Treviso – Mestre/Venice (45 km)

Leaving Treviso behind you, follow the course of the River Sile up to Casale.

At the end of the trip Venice awaits you for an evening among canals and narrow streets. Accommodation is in Mestre; a supplement applies for lodging in Venice.

Day 5: Mestre/Venice – Chioggia (35 km)

Leaving Mestre this morning, you head into Venice pedalling on the 4 km bridge “della Libertà”, then to Tronchetto harbour. From here you take a ferry along the canal Giudecca to Lido.

This is the most exciting day, pedalling on the two narrow islands that divide the sea from the lagoon: the island of Lido, with the ancient hamlet of Malamocco, once capital of the Serenissima Republic, and the island of Pellestrina, with its long wild beaches.

Day 6: Chioggia – Padua (60 km).

You will be pedalling along the two rivers that carried trade in and out of Venice in this area centuries ago: Bacchiglione and Brenta. You continue on to Strà, famous for the majestic Villa Pisani. On arrival in Padua, you will find the great basilica dedicated to St. Anthony, the historic Caffè Pedrocchi and Prato della Valle.


Day 7: Padua – Vicenza (50 km)

The Bacchiglione River points the way out of the the city and you reach Costozza, a little town at the foot of the Berici hills. The bike path passes in front of Villa Rotonda, the most famous of the Palladian villas. Just before entering Vicenza you see the Villa Valmarana ai Nani with its marvellous frescoes by Tiepolo.

Day 8: Vicenza

Departure after breakfast

Map & Route Information

Route Profile

• Total length: 270/295 km
• Total vertical up: 530 m
• Terrain: 85% tarmac, 15% unpaved
• Train connection among the overnight stays: every day
• Possibility to shorten the itinerary by taking the train: day 3.

The itinerary is completely in the low-lands except for the 1 km slope in Asolo. You ride on secondary streets with low traffic or paved bike paths.

Easy cycling in mostly flat areas, with only few short climbs and descents. Little effort required, suitable for most people. This tour is also suitable for children.

Where is the starting point of the holiday?

Tour Route Map

Tour Information

Holiday Information

The Venice and Prosecco Lands tour stays in hotels depending on category carefully chosen for their location, hospitality and proximity to your tour route.

Your stay includes the daily transfer of luggage to the next hotel and permanent assistance in case of problems.

Included services

• 7 nights hotel accommodation
• Breakfast buffet
• Welcome briefing in English
• Luggage transportation
• Cycling Guide + Roadbook + Maps (1:50:000)
• Ticket for ferry transfer (on day 5 valid only Cat. A/ A+, bike not included, approx. 4 €)
• Entrance to Villa Valmarana ai Nani
• Ice-cream in the best ice-cream parlour of Vicenza
• 7-days Hotline service

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Rental Bike Information

You will use a bike, which is perfect for the city, but above all suitable for trekking: solid, reliable and with excellent technical characteristics.

27-gear City Sports Bike

TYRES: Puncture-resistant Schwalbe Marathon plus
GEAR: Shimano Deore LX 27 gears or Shimano Nexus 7 gears with pedal brake.
SADDLE: Selle Royal www.selleroyal.com
HANDLEBAR GRIPS: Ergonomic

27-gear unisex City Sports Bike

TYRES: Puncture-resistant Schwalbe Marathon plus
GEAR: Shimano Deore LX 27 gears or Shimano Nexus 7 gears with pedal brake.
SADDLE: Selle Royal www.selleroyal.com
HANDLEBAR GRIPS: Ergonomic

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Your Prices

Venice and Prosecco Lands, 8 days, 7 nights
All prices are per person and include bike hire.

2017 Cycling Holiday Prices:

Prices are based on seasonal date bands
Season 1: 25.03-21.04 and 2.10-21.10.17
Season 2: 22.04-23.06 and 7.09-1.10.17
Season 3: 24.06-6.09.17
Arrival: Saturday, Sunday from Vicenza
Arrival: Tuesday and Wednesday from Mestre

Category A+: Prices per person including bike hire
Season 1: £1249 | Book online here >>
Season 2: £1249 | Book online here >>
Season 3: £1249 | Book online here >>
Single Room Supplement: £259
Electric Bike Upgrade: £89

Category A: Prices per person including bike hire
Season 1: £609 | Book online here >>
Season 2: £679 | Book online here >>
Season 3: £719 | Book online here >>
Single Room Supplement: £189
Electric Bike Upgrade: £89

Category B: Prices per person including bike hire
Season 1: £519 | Book online here >>
Season 2: £579 | Book online here >>
Season 3: £609 | Book online here >>
Single Room Supplement: £139
Electric Bike Upgrade: £89

Hotel Category Descriptions

Category A+: only 4* and luxury hotels (night in Venice – 3* Hotel -instead of Mestre is included).

Category A: mainly 4* hotels, with some 3* Hotels.

Category B: mainly 3* Hotels, with some 2* Hotels and one 4* Hotel.

On request night in Venice instead of Mestre. All rooms have en suite facilities. All 3/4* hotels have air conditioning while in the category of 2/3* hotels there may be some cases of accommodation without air conditioning.

Extra nights are available to book on this tour!
Prices are per person per night and based on two sharing. Single supplements apply.

For extra nights, you will stay in the same hotel. Please let us know if you wish to book extra nights at the start or at the end of the tour when completing your ‘Booking Request’.

Any local tourist taxes are not included in the holiday price and are payable at the hotel.

For help and queries regarding this tour…
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Holiday Price: From £519
Single Supplement: £139

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