Tuscany & Cinque Terre motorcycle tour

Dates 21/09 - 28/09/2020
Destination Central Italy - Tuscany and Liguria
Category Guided or Self-guided
Duration 7 days 7 nights

Mileage :  1294 km /  804 miles

Highlights : Ducati Museum, Apuanes moutains, Carrara quarries, Crête Sienese road, Civita di Bagnoregio, Sienna medieval center, San Gimignano : Manhattan of Tuscany, Saturnia hot springs, Pisa leaning tower, Montepulciano, Chianti wine road. 

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Dates & Prices
Departure date

Day 1 - Bologna
Day 1 - Bologna

Arrival in Bologna. Hotel check in

Day 2 - Bologna - Siena
Day 2 - Bologna - Siena

After a visit at the Ducati factory museum we head towards Firenze through the curvy roads of northern Tuscany. We will stop and wander in the streets of Firenze to see its imposing Duomo. Then we will reach Siena and its Palio square by the Chianti wine road.

Day 3 - Siena - Orvieto
Day 3 - Siena - Orvieto

When we leave Siena we will ride the gorgeous roads of the Crete Sienese so emblematic of the Tuscany landscape. We will visit some of the most beautiful villages of the region : Montepulciano, Pienza. Then we will reach Orvieto perched on its rock.

Day 4 - Orvieto - Monte Amiata
Day 4 - Orvieto - Monte Amiata

We start our day by the Civita di Bagnoregio, a imposing semi abandonned etruscan city perched on a rock. Then we will ride along the lake Bolsena towards the village of Pitigliano. In the afternoon we will have a bath in the enchanting hot springs of Saturnia and then reach the mountain of Monte Amiata.

Day 5 - Monte Amiata - Pescia
Day 5 - Monte Amiata - Pescia

Through the Orcia valley roads we will reach San Gimignano, a preserved medieval village nicknamed the "Manhattan" of Tuscany due to its numerous tower. Then the rolling hills of Northern Tuscany will take us to Pisa where you will admire the leaning tower and cathedral.

Day 6 - Pescia - Massa
Day 6 - Pescia - Massa

Before we hit the Apuanes mountain we stop at the village of Collodi ,hometown of Pinocchio, then we will climb the roads of Apuanes to the Monte Cimone, the highest peak of the apuennin mountain. Then after Castelnuovo we will ride one of the best motorcycle roads of Italy in the Apuanes to reach Carrara, so well known for its marble. You will be impressed by the size of the local quarries.

Day 7 - Massa - Rapallo
Day 7 - Massa - Rapallo

On this short mileage day there will be numerous stops in some enchanting villages of the Cinque Terre national park : Portovenere, Manarola, Vernazza and so much more. A georgous road between the cliff and the sea. Then we will reach Rapallo and beautiful bay of Portofino one the Italian Riviera.

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Tuscany and Cinque Terre with its spectacular landscapes and roads is among the top classic motorcycle destination. Our guided tour of Tucany will take you from bologna, the home town of Ducati to rapello on the Italian Riviera on the best motorcycle roads of Tuscany and Liguria. You will discover the classic and emblematic monument and towns like Sienne or Firenze Duomo but also its less known sites like the Saturnia hot springs or the curvy roads of the Apuanes mountain. You will be amazed by the colors of the deadend village of the Cinque Terre national park or the Ducati museum and will for sure enjoy the italian gastronomy.

logo ducatiDay 1 ARRIVAL IN BOLOGNA
Day 2 BOLOGNA - SIENA (220 km)
Day 3 SIENA - ORVIETO (198 km) 
Day 4 ORVIETO - MONTE AMIATA (230 km)
Day 5 MONTE AMIATA - PESCIA (246 km)
Day 6 PESCIA - MASSA (242 km)
Day 7 MASSA - RAPALLO (158 km)
Day 8 DEPARTURE FROM RAPALLO

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Price (in € PP) :

Motorcycles / type of room
(price per person)

single room

chambre partagée

ride the alps with your bike 

€ 1 280

€ 970

€ 970

BMW R1200RT   BMW R1200GS € 2 340 € 1 515 € 1 880
BMW F650GS  BMW F700GS

€ 2 110

€ 1 280

€ 1 590

Our price of this motorcycle tour includes :

  • Transfer from Bologna airport on arrival
  • Motorcycle with insurance and unlimited mileage (formula with rental bike)
  • A professional bilingual guide on motorcycle leading the group
  • 7 nights in 2 & 3 stars hotels with breakfast
  • Welcome and farewell dinners
  • Visit of Ducati museum in Bologna and Carrara quarries
  • Information kit and road book and GPX files

Not included in the price of this motorcycle tour :

  • any other meal than those included in the tour
  • Drink and personal expenses
  • Fuel, parking and toll
  • Riding equipment (helmet, jacket, gloves)
  • All excursions not included in the package