For road cyclist’s eager to try something a little bit different, we recommend taking a look at our new Hidden Gems holiday range! Inspired by our desire to show off some of our local teams’ favourite riding routes, we’ve 3 exciting new holidays each offering thrilling experiences in 2018:
Trip: La Strada del Vino, Italy | Grade: 3
We say: Having achieved UNESCO status back in 2014, Piemonte is a stunning wine-growing region packed with rolling hills and castle topped villages. Italy’s legendary rider Fuasto Coppi also hails from this region, a bold claim to fame which only adds to Piemonte’s appeal.
Trip: Appennini d’Abruzzo, Italy | Grade: 3-4
We say: Deep gorges and National Parks await riders who join us in the Apennines, our Italian chief’s favourite area to explore. Alongside the epic Gran Sasso mountain challenge, you’ll explore countless other ascents and descents in this breath-taking region.
Trip: Lost World of Sao Miguel, The Azores | Grade: 4
We say: Say hello to Sao Miguel, a botanically-beautiful island boasting many incredible vistas, alongside some challenging riding opportunities! Whether soaking up volcanic craters or ethereal lagoons, this archipelago is a hugely underrated cycling destination, ripe with riding opportunities.