Southern Africa Explorer

An excellent, value for money trip. My sister was especially impressed, having little previous experience of camping. The office did an excellent job dealing with our booking.

L, Walbran | Melbourne, VIC

Umbria Cycle

Discover the magical landscapes and gently rolling hills of the Umbrian countryside as you cycle through this special region of Italy. Visit Assisi, Perugia, Spoleto and Todi, with each town revealing an incredible wealth of art treasures, many dating back to the Middle Ages. Absorb the authenticity of the region as you wander through the winding streets of the medieval hamlets and untouched villages laden with local handicrafts. Umbria is a spectacle of nature with a proud gastronomic tradition. At night experience the friendliness of the local hoteliers as you stay in atmospheric accommodation.

Brief Itinerary

DAY 1 Arrive Assisi
DAY 2 Cycle across the Umbrian countryside to Spoleto via Spello and Foligno (45 or 50km / 28 or 21mi)
DAY 3 Continue to the beautiful medieval city of Todi (60km / 37mi)
DAY 4 Cycle to Orvieto (45 or 55km / 28 or 34mi)
DAY 5 Cycle through rolling hills to Città della Pieve (45km / 28mi)
DAY 6 Follow the northern shores of the lake Trasimeno to Magione, train to Perugia (55km / 34mi)
DAY 7 Easy cycle to Santa Maria degli Angeli and Assisi (35km / 21.5mi)
DAY 8 Trip concludes

traveller reviews

A wonderful way to see the Umbrian countryside. Beautiful hilltop towns and a great mix of riding on the flat, hills and trails. Never a shortage of places to stop and admire the scenery and the food and wine of the area are both amazing. We had a brilliant time but be warned - half of the days are not 'gently rolling'.

D Clayton UK

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Trip Code: UUC
Trip Grading: Moderate
Duration:  8 days
Activities:  Cycling
Next Trip:  Weekly on Saturday from 29 Apr to 16 Sep
price: £850.00 GBP

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