The rides will be customized on the ability of all participants. Our cycling  guide will follow the riders and wait at the regrouping points for all the cyclists. Every day -ride will start and return to the hotel.

Bologna rides includes one day of rest, out of the 9 days in town.

the program will include cycling the hills of Bologna and Riviera , the climbs of "The Gran Fondo 9 Colli" and the rolling terrain surrounding the City of Bologna and Riccione, including the famous "Cippo" where Marco Pantani used to train.

A detailed schedule and description of the rides in Bologna and Riviera will be provided upon your arrival at the hotel.

  • Carbon Fiber bikes provided by Cicli Fontana, with 20-22 speed campagnolo or shimano shifter; 

  • Tools and spare tube bag;

  • 2 water bottles;

  • cue sheet for any single ride;

  • cycling tour guide for every day of the tour.





Air fare round trip to Italy not included.

Single Room available for $200 more PP.

Price will include transfer from and to Milan (MXP) or Bologna (BLQ)airport


Monday: upon arrival in Italy, CIT will provide transfer for anyone from the airport to the Hotel. Then a short ride in the Pm to get used to the rental bikes and the environment.


Tuesday: Morning ride  ( 9.30 am ) of +/- 50 miles, with rolling turf. Back to the hotel for lunch.


Wednesday: Morning ride  ( 9.30 am ) of +/- 50 miles,by garda lake and its climbs . Back to the hotel for lunch.


Thursday: the Riviera (Riccione), all day rides on the rough climbs of the Giro(+/- 50 miles).


Friday: Rest Day, Who would like a quick stroll trough the cost, can do a short 25/30 miles ride


Saturday: Morning ride  ( 9.30 am ) of +/- 40 miles, on the rolling turf of Romagna. Back to the hotel for lunch


Sunday: Morning ride  ( 9.30 am ) of +/- 60 miles,to ancient fortress of San Marino.


Monday: quick ride in the morning before leaving to the airport.


Tuesday: Back to U.S.