Borneo Adventure

Our recent trip to Borneo was fantastic. The country and its people and animals were amazing. We saw heaps of wildlife including four wild orangutans and a herd of eleven pygmy elephants, loads of proboscis monkeys, turtles, deer, lizards, snakes, monkeys, birds, butterflies, squirrels, cats, insects and fascinating plants and flowers...Our children thoroughly enjoyed themselves. Aged six, eight and ten they coped with all that we did. They enjoyed the traveling, plane trips and different destinations. They really got into looking for wildlife and even loved the guided tour of the botanical gardens at Kinabalu.

Carolyn Field | Korumburra, VIC
 
 

Tuscany Backroads Guided

Follow the backroads on this bicycle journey of Tuscany's highlights. Discover Leonardo da Vinci's birthplace, see the leaning tower of Pisa and indulge in the ancient thermal resort of Casciana Terme. Wind your way through vine-covered countryside to San Gimignano, a beautifully preserved medieval city where only 14 of the original 72 towers remain. Explore the enchanting and classic Tuscan city of Siena with its Gothic architecture. Cycle through the vineyards and olive groves of the Chianti region, the centre of Tuscany's world famous wine industry.

Brief Itinerary

DAY 1 Join Montecatini Terme
DAY 2 Round trip cycle to Vinci, Leonardo da Vinci's birth place (55km)
DAY 3 Train to Lucca and cycle to Pisa for city tour (50-70km)
DAY 4 Cycle to spring town Casciana Terme (40km)
DAY 5 Cycle through vineyards to San Gimignano (55km)
DAY 6 Cycle to Siena (45km)
DAY 7 Cycle via Chianti-region and bus to Florence (50km)
DAY 8 City tour and trip concludes

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Trip Code: TUG
Trip Grading: Moderate to Challenging
Duration:  8 days
Activities:  Cycling
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Next Trip:  06 September 2014
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price: £1,090.00 GBP

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