You will have the fantastic opportunity, exclusively on Bednbikes , to be able to carry out a training camp with the famous amateur cycling Team Cicli Rossi - Canottieri Roma Bianchi . Choosing this challenging training camp you'll have the opportunity to have wonderful and challenging cycling days between the blue Mediterranean and the high lush mountains called Madonie even during winter . You'll discover the hidden and ancient Sicily with forgotten small villages . On the first day you'll climb the panoramic route that from Cefalù leads to Gibilmanna sanctuary after you'll climb towards Piano Battaglia and coming back crossing wonderful places like Geraci Siculo and Castelbuono, second day you'll go to the wonderful Madonie west side climbing the routes from sea level to colourful small villages like Gratteri , Isnello, Polizzi and more , third day you'll explore the Madonie East Side from Cefalu to the extraordinary Gangi you'll arrive at Messina and Enna Province crossing rocky mountains up to the seal level . After this effort we'll organize a huge final Sicilian lunch .
This is a hard tour and requires very high level of training !!
Groups of 6 or more riders: can opt to make a tour private and choose their own dates.
Groups of 8 or more riders: can benefit from a 5% discount.
What is included in the tour
- Accommodation in double rooms in a charming farmhouses or superior bike hotel on double occupancy in Cefalù .
- Full Cyclist Breakfast
- Dinner providing all the evening meals along with beer and soft drinks either at the house or hotel or out at carefully selected restaurants . Our tours aren’t just about great cycling they’re also about great food.
- High Quality Cycle ( Alloy , Carbon or E-Bike )
- Expert Local Cyclist will drive you during all your cycling experience
- First Aid / Medical kit
- Cost for 1 or 2 guides (for the group of maximum 16 cyclists so 1 guide for 8 group members)
- First mechanical aid kit (our cyclist and support vehicle are certified in handling first mechanical aid situations)
- Car Support with Cycle porter ( if you wish to stop your ride , a car will pick you and bring you at home )
- The support vehicle will always make itself available to provide you with complimentary refreshments , bars, gels, sports powder + bottled water, and preferred salty/sugary snacks for feed stations.
- Arrival/departure transfers from Catania Airports (CTA) . We will pick you up and drop you off at the required airport. If it’s a shared tour we will ask all the clients to arrive around a certain time to enable us to collect everyone and avoid people waiting for too long at airports.
- Taxes and VAT
What is NOT included in the tour
- Any meals/services not mentioned in the inclusions
- Mandatory Travel Insurance for Cyclists and Travel Insurance Bike / EUR 50 per person
- Any charges for video cameras, still cameras, etc.
- Wine, alcoholic beverages , long drinks, etc.
- Personal expenses like tips, telephone calls, laundry, etc.
- Any costs arising out of unforeseen circumstances like landslides, road blocks, bad weather, etc.
- Take in stunning views of Central Sicily
- Reach the wonderful and unspoiled roads of Madonie Mountains,
- Enjoy the Piano Battaglia and Geraci Siculo Climb
- Discover the wild rocky mountains between Cefalù and Polizzi Generosa
- Reach the Cefalù Ancient Historical Places
- Experience the Sicilian famous food and wine
Tours 3 Distance 387 km Elevation 8,280 m