ITALIAN BIKE EXPERIENCE / PINARELLO GRANFONDO

ITALIAN BIKE EXPERIENCE

Slider

ITALIAN BIKE EXPERIENCE / PINARELLO GRANFONDO

12 – 20 JULY 2020


BOOK NOW

ALL INCLUSIVE CYCLING EXPERIENCE:

It has been said that this tour is the perfect way for any cyclist and their partner to immerse themselves in in the Italian culture. During our 8 days together you will be treat to a VIP, fully inclusive guided tour through Veneto region of Italy to some of the Italy’s most magnificent cycling destinations. We like to keep our groups small and interactive – limited to 30 riders.

Gifts & Services Included:

  • Use of a Pinarello Dogma
  • VIP entry to the famed Pinarello Granfondo
  • 4/5 star accommodation for 8 nights: 5 nights in Bassano del Grappa & 3 nights at the BHR hotel in Treviso
  • Cycling kit by Ftech
  • Full nutritional support
  • Technical support & bike setup
  • All meals & beverages with the group
  • All transfers
  • Exciting gifts
  • Daily massage service
  • Lots of gelato & Prosecco
  • Photos & videos of the entire experience
  • and more…
  • Flights are excluded

Furthermore, you will be able to visit our ASG headquarters, ASG International, where you will be able to see an inside scoop into our SCICON and Ftech facilities. We can also offer you an optional professional bike set-up by the one and only Niklas Quetri at ASG Bike Science – bike fitter of professional riders from teams Bahrain Merida, UAE – Emirates, Michelton-Scott, and many more professional athletes.

Cost: €6000

NON CYCLING PARTNERS:

Non-riding spouses/partners can book a spouse’s/partner’s package which includes daily transport, meals and accommodation.

Gifts & Services Included:

  • Shopping & sightseeing to some of Italy’s favourites. Some of our favourites include Verona, Venice, Sirmione and Lake Garda.
  • Meals, drinks & accommodation with the group (sharing with cycling partner)
  • Flights excluded

Cost: €2500

THE ROUTES
(subject to change)

12 JULY – BASSANO DEL GRAPPA

Arrive in Bassano del Grappa and settle in to your hotel – meet and greet
* Complimentary shuttle service from Venice or Treviso (available if required)
* Complimentary kit distributed

13 JULY – GIRO DELLA ROCCA

Coffee. Gelato. Bikes. Today the tour takes us through some of the most breathtaking valleys, we’ll sample the best gelato Bassano has to offer and stop for Italian coffee next to a magical lake.
* Ride distance 84 Km
* Time: 3:30
* Elevation: 1.950m

14 JULY – ASIAGO

Follow the peaceful roads from Bassano to the beautiful mountaintop town of Asiago.
* Ride distance 120 km
* Time: 5:00
* Elevation: 2.300m
* Note: Stop and relax at one of our famous alpine huts to taste some famous products of the region. Coffee stop at Roana lake.

15 JULY – MONTEGRAPPA

On any list of the most famous climbs in the world and one of the most difficult climbs in Italy – a regular feature in the Giro d’Italia.
* Ride distance: 110 km
* Time: 5:00
* Elevation: 2.850m
* Note: Start from “Ponte Vecchio”, in the old city of Bassano del Grappa. Visit the huge military memorial monument at the top of Montegrappa. Coffee break at cima Grappa (top).

16 JULY – VALDOBBIADENE

No bike tour to Veneto will be complete without cycling in the Prosecco hills and a sparkling wine tasting.
* Ride distance: 70 km
* Time: 3:00
* Elevation: 1.080m

17 JULY – CROCE D’AUNE

Experience cycling history. The climb where Tullio Campagnolo (Campagnolo founder) had an idea that changed the cycling world.
* Ride distance: 130 km
* Time: 5:30
* Elevation: 3.300m
* Note: break to the famous Pedavena alehouse of the Pedavena factory at the foot of the Croce d’Aune climb. Croce d’Aune is also the first Dolomite mountain that you can find in the area.

18 JULY – REST DAY – HOTEL BHR TREVISO & SHOPPING IN TREVISO OLD TOWN

Race Pack and kit collection in Treviso – meet friends and members of the Pinarello family. Pinarello factory visit by bike.

19 JULY – GRANFONDO PINARELLO

Over 4.000 avid cyclists from all over the world converge in Treviso for this amazing event. Less than 30 minutes from the unique and romantic city of Venice, footstep of the Dolomites, surrounded by rich agricultural land and immersed in Prosecco Vineyards. A once-in-a-lifetime experience!

* Ride distance: 101 km or 161 km
* Elevation: 1.050m (short), 2.500 (long)
* Maximum slope: Ca’ del Poggio 16.7%
* More infos: http://www.lapinarello.com/en
* IMPORTANT INFORMATION FOR GRANFONDO:
Medical Certificate:
In order to participate in Granfondo’s, riders must provide a Medical Certificate stating they are in good health.
Race License:
If riders do not have a Race License (UCI recognized in their Country), you can purchase a ‘Day License’ when producing your Medical Certificate

20 JULY – CHECKOUT FROM BHR HOTEL

Transfers to airport if required.

Rooming Options. You can choose between double and single room accommodation

Double Rooms: this can either have a double bed for couples or 2 single beds
Single Rooms: this room has a double bed for you to enjoy all to yourself!

OUR PACKAGE DOES NOT INCLUDE:

Travel/Personal Insurance
Any extras not mentioned above.
Alcohol not mentioned in inclusions.

BOOK NOW

More info: CORBIN Telephone: +27 (076) 792 9753 – corbin@asgint.com