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Cycling Holidays in Tuscany: Riding in Montaione

Last Updated on Friday 25th, October 2013 / 01:46 Written by
Cycling Holidays in Tuscany: Riding in Montaione
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A mountain bike lover? Cycling is your passion? Head on to Tuscany!

Spectacular nature and scenic hills, fabulous medieval villages, amazing art towns, weaving country roads going up and down the hills, make Tuscany the ideal destination for a great cycling vacation :-)

Whether on paved road or off road on little traffic routes, cycling in Tuscany is a unique experience! While doing your favorite sport, you’ll be surrounded by enchanting landscape and amazing views.

If you wish to discover new special places on your bike, while being surrounded by a wonderful and unspoilt nature, do go for Montaione! Rising on top of a hill with a stunning panorama, Montaione is a nice medieval town located near the beautiful medieval village of San Gimignano.

It can be an ideal base for your holiday in Tuscany, being very close to some of the best Tuscan art towns, like Florence, Siena, Volterra, and San Gimignano. Montaione and its green surroundings offer a great variety of interesting itineraries and trails to choose from, all passing amid vineyards, olive groves, woods, and cypress-lined roads.

RideMontaione.com proposes many cycling routes, that can be previewed on Google Maps, for all levels of difficulty, for mountain bikes as well as for road bikes. One may choose paved or unpaved roads, gravel roads, or itineraries in the woods.

What is great is that you have the possibility to download all bike itineraries for your GPS, and all routes and paths are also ideal for walking. RideMontaione.com also gives you useful tips and advice when riding a bicycle.

At the end of your ride, though tired, you’ll always be rewarded by the unique landscapes of this surprising region and always be refilled thanks to the many local specialities of Tuscan cuisine!

About the author

Hi! My name is Elena, I'm a travel writer and a happy mom living near Florence. I love to explore Tuscany to discover special places and I have a great passion for Tuscan Cooking. On this blog I share my experiences on special hotels and places to visit in Tuscany and Italy, and about my grandmother's tasty Recipes! I'm happy to help travelers plan their holiday in Tuscany :-)

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