Kokoda Track

From beginning to end, this expedition was perfection in all aspects of its organisation. Particular praise must be given to the trek leader Mr Lawrence Applebee. His dedication, knowledge and leadership abilities were instrumental in its success.

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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 specialities 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)
DAY 3 Cycle through the vineyards and countryside of the famous hills of Langhe to Alba (55km)
DAY 4 Continue to Asti in the heart of Monferrato (35km)
DAY 5 Cycle across the Asti hills and their nature parks or visit Turin by train (35km)
DAY 6 Enjoy the hospitality of wine cellars and restaurants en route to Casale Monferrato (55km)
DAY 7 Cycle along the River Po to Alessandria (45km)
DAY 8 Trip concludes

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Trip Grading: Introductory to Moderate
Duration:  8 days
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