Larapinta Trek

We had a wonderful time on our recent 8 day Larapinta Trek. The trip was made all the more enjoyable by the assistance of our guides Adrian and Craig. Their flexibility, steady temperaments, knowledge, friendship, experience, sense of humor and ability in the kitchen took all the difficulties out of our experience. Nothing was too much trouble, and everything that should have happened happened, and happened when it should have. They made the whole experience for us a simple walk in the bush. We could not reccommend them more highly.

Peter Surtees | St Ives, NSW

Piedmont Cycle

Occupying a large area bordering France and Switzerland, Piedmont is the ancient dominion of the Savoys, the ill-fated royal family who ruled Italy from the Unification in 1870 until abdication in 1946. This trip allows you to cycle through the stunning countryside and vineyards of the regions of Langhe and Monferrato. Each day cycle past small villages and enjoy panoramic views over rolling hills. Piedmont is also a region where food comes first, with a host of specialties in an area which boasts centuries old culinary traditions and outstanding top quality produce appreciated throughout the world. You will have the opportunity to sample Alba truffles, excellent cheeses and the renowned Piedmont wines.

Brief Itinerary

DAY 1 Arrive Alessandria
DAY 2 Cycle along the Strada Franca and on to Acqui Terme (50km / 31mi)
DAY 3 Cycle through the vineyards and countryside of the famous hills of Langhe to Alba (55km / 34mi)
DAY 4 Continue to Asti in the heart of Monferrato (35km / 21.5mi)
DAY 5 Cycle across the Asti hills and their nature parks or visit Turin by train (35km / 21.5mi)
DAY 6 Enjoy the hospitality of wine cellars and restaurants en route to Casale Monferrato (55km / 34mi)
DAY 7 Cycle along the River Po to Alessandria (45km / 28mi)
DAY 8 Trip concludes

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Trip Code: UPC
Trip Grading: Moderate
Duration:  8 days
Next Trip:  Weekly on Saturday from 15 Apr to 30 Sep
price: £790.00 GBP

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Options & Supplements*
Single Supplement £ 180
Electric Bike Supplement £ 80
Alternative Itinerary Supplement - Barolo Region £ 28
H High Season Surcharge £42

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