Kilimanjaro Shira route

The walk up Kilimanjaro was absolutely amazing a real personal challenge. I was fortunate enough to make it to the top and I have to say, the view from the top has to be the best view I have ever experienced. From Kili the safari was really stunning...Everyone on the trip had a simply sensational time and it is a real credit to World Expeditions for the organisation.

Andrea | Victoria Australia
 
 

Florence to Rome by Bike

A cycle journey through the 'green heart' of Italy, from the enchanting city of Florence to the nation's capital Rome. The contrasts are very noticeable as you leave behind Tuscany and arrive in the peaceful and mystical Umbria. As you cycle approximately 210km you will see cities like Assisi, Perugia, Spoleto and Terni, displaying an incredible wealth of art treasures, which take their visitors back to the Middle Ages. The cities have barely changed over the centuries and the rolling landscape dotted with vineyards and hill top towns will give you an appreciation of why the area is so popular with painters. On mostly back roads the route winds through the valleys of the Apennines and gentle hills near to Trasimeno Lake. At the end, the Eternal City of Rome awaits you, a fitting end to this exhilarating Italian journey by bike.

Brief Itinerary

DAY 1 Join Florence
DAY 2 Train to Arezzo then cycle to Trasimeno Lake (60km)
DAY 3 Cycle backroads to historic Perugia (35km)
DAY 4 Cycle to Assisi (30km)
DAY 5 Cycle to Spoleto through Clitunno Valley (60km)
DAY 6 Cycle to Narni (45km)
DAY 7 Cycle through the Sabine Mountains to Calvi (60km) then train to Rome
DAY 8 Trip concludes

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Trip Code: UMS
Trip Grading: Introductory to Moderate
Duration:  8 days
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