CYCLING 2016-17 p094-095

exodus Cycling2016

Aspects of Assisi Cycling PREMIUM 4 5 6 7 1 2 3 The sun-drenched Umbrian countryside is an enchanting place to blend cycling with food, wine and culture. The riding is idyllic; through olive groves, sunflower fields, vineyards and apricot orchards. There is plenty of time to absorb the timeless atmosphere of the hilltop villages and hamlets and uncover the highlights of Spello, Montefalco and Assisi. Each evening you can unwind in our specially selected hotels and enjoy the wonderful food and wine of the region. Dates & Price Guide Dates and prices correct at time of publication (see page 13). Prices are £ Sterling per person. • Starts every second day from 03 May to 14 October 2016 • 2017 dates and prices available online • Land only prices from £1058 • Including travel from London, prices from £1399 (flight to Rome, train to Foligno, transfer to start hotel) • Compulsory single supplement £88 • Land only start Spello day 1, end Spello day 9 • Insurance: please see page 106 Bike details: • 21 speed customised hybrid bike, included in the price. • Discount for bringing your own bike £90 Brufa Assisi Torgiano Bevagna P PFremium departure SPolo FdeparturPe F Family departure Call SELF-GUIDED • ITALY 95 9 days land only from £1058 Poppies at Assisi, Umbria Italy Activity Level LEISURELY/MODERATE Trip Code LHA At a Glance Itinerary - Day by Day 1 Start Spello. 2 Gentle ride along the Teverone Valley with an optional uphill detour to Trevi; continue through San Giacomo to Spoleto. 3 Free day to enjoy Spoleto. 4 Climb up to Montefalco for views and wine tasting; continue on to Marcellano. 5 Free day to visit Bevagna, relax by the pool, or ride to Ceralto Castle. 6 Ride through picture perfect countryside to Gualdo Cattaneo; finish the day in Torgiano. 7 Free day to visit the wine and olive oil museum at Torgiano, or ride to the panoramic towns of Deruta or Bettona. 8 Cycle the ‘Wine and Art Road’ to Brufa; take time to explore Assisi before riding back to Spello. 9 End Spello. Beautiful cycling l Visit Montefalco, Spello and Assisi l Fantastic hotels • 6 days cycling (including 2 optional rides) with luggage transfers • 90% quiet tarmac roads, 10% easy tracks • Undulating terrain but distances are kept relatively short • Self-guided holiday. Min age 2 yrs • 8 nights hotels • All breakfasts and 8 dinners included Perugia Spello Foligno Trevi Spoleto Montefalco Gualdo Cattaneo Marcellano ITALY UMBRIA ACCOMMODATION All hotels have been specially selected for their warm welcome, location and regional cuisine. We use a mix of 3 and 4-star hotels, all with en suite facilities and swimming pools. Food is a big part of your experience and dinners will be provided each evening at your hotel. Amongst the hotels is the Grand Relais Laurenti in Marcellano, a converted convent with parts of the hotel dating back to 1516. The owners pride themselves on their cuisine, with meat sourced from their land and home-grown olive oil. Daily Distance (km) 2 36 4 40 5 22 6 42 7 13 8 45 0845 863 9626 or visit www.exodus.co.uk and enter the three letter trip code BIKE HIRE NOW INCLUDED SEE PAGE 10


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