Tuscany En liberté

A special place

Sublime landscapes in shades of ochre, green and sienna, the masterpieces of the greatest artists, a singsong language that is music to the ears, wines and cuisine that celebrate life... Italy and Italians definitely have what it takes to please! And Tuscany occupies a special place in the hearts of travellers. From Montepulciano to San Vincenzo, including Siena and Elba Island, art and history meet wherever you look. And there’s no better way to discover them than on two wheels!

En liberté formula: a more flexible adventure
Before your departure, as for our other formulas, we plan everything: transportation, accommodations, meals and, of course, our exclusive itineraries. Once at your destination, however, you have more freedom organizing your day.

The En liberté bike trip experience is designed for independent cyclists on the route. By opting for this formula, without a guide or relief vehicle, you will receive all the information you need to ensure that your trip goes smoothly, as well as the daily itineraries. The latter propose routes of interest around certain stopover cities, chosen for their offer of services and their accommodations. The En liberté formula - a different kind of adventure that still has the Vélo Québec Voyages touch.

Travelling En liberté means...
  • Being able to choose your departure date mainly between May and September;
  • Travelling as a couple or a family, with your work colleagues or your cycling club;
  • Relying on a Vélo Québec Voyages representative, if you are a group of 10 or more people. This representative will ensure the success of your trip and advise you on your route choices.

Departure date of your choice

Price of land portion (taxes included) :
    starting from $2,845 / person
Formula: En liberté
Trip length: 13 days / 12 nights
Level of difficulty: 4

VQV Formula also available

General Conditions

Options for serving you better
Delayed departure or return, single occupancy, travel insurance, bike rental (for several destinations) and much more: ask our consultants!

From day to day

Day 1 - Rendezvous in Rome-Fiumicino airport and transfer to Montepulciano (3 hrs).
Day 2 - Free day or looped route via Ferretto, Pozzuolo (43 or 67 km).
Day 3 - Free day or looped route via Pienza, S. Quirico d'Orcia (49 to 85 km).
Day 4 - Free day or looped route via Chianchiano Terme (46 km).
Day 5 - Montepulciano, Trequanda, Asciano, Siena (67 to 90 km).
Day 6 - Free day or looped route via Corsano, Asciano (69 km).
Day 7 - Free day or looped route via Radda in Chianti (62 or 90 km).
Day 8 - Siena, Sovicille, Frassini, Monterotondo, Suvereto, San Vincenzo (106 km).
Day 9 - Free day or looped route via Castagneto Carducci, Suvereto (56 to 67 km).
Day 10 - Free day or looped route via Elba (28 to 109 km).
Day 11 - Free day or looped route via Massa Maritima (71 to 90 km).
Day 12 - Transfer from San Vincenzo to Rome (3 hrs). Rest of the day free.
Day 13 - Transfer to Rome-Fiumicino airport.

Elevation Profile

The package includes:

  • transfer between airport and hotel;
  • 12 nights in three or four-star hotels (double occupancy);
  • 12 breakfasts and 2 evening meals;
  • baggage transportation between stopover cities (one bag per person, 20-kg maximum);
  • a plan of bike routes in the form of GPX data and electronic maps;
  • information to ensure that the trip goes smoothly: contact details and phone numbers of the carriers at destination, bike stores, phone number in case of an emergency, etc.;
  • taxes;
  • protection from the Compensation Fund for Customers of Travel Agents (CFCTA) $ 3.50 per $ 1,000 starting November 1, 2021;
  • presence of a Vélo Québec Voyages representative, if you are a group of 10 or more people.
Not included: overseas air transportation for passenger, baggage and bicycle; equipment, such as a bicycle; the presence of a guide; mechanical assistance and access to a relief vehicle; costs of a mechanical or physical mishap.

The land portion price indicated is for double occupancy. For further information, including the possibility of reserving a flight, please contact us.

Start/Finish: Rome-Fiumicino Airport

 Bike rentals available. Additional charge.  

Vélo Québec Voyages est une agence de voyages accréditée, fondée en 1995. Elle propose 70 destinations à vélo au Québec et à travers le monde, et fait voyager quelque 6000 vacanciers chaque année.

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