Enjoy Val d’Orcia, Eroica
Strade Bianche, Francigena with Gravel or e-bike
Here a proposal for a great day ride on gravel roads – one of the beautiful strade bianche we have in Siena province.
Is a combination with secondary paved road and dirt road to face with ciclocross bikes – more known as Gravel – or Trekking E-bikes. You will choose between Scott Gravel Addict 20 Or Scott E-SUB Cross 10
Start: Pienza End: Fabbrica winery: you deserved a wine tour!
Departure is at our workshop – 2 km from the village of Pienza. You reach the road called Palazzo Massaini – and soon after the amazing Cosona. No traffic and breathtakingly views – part of this road is Eroica path. After 20 km you get to San Quirico and enter in the town – coffe break and have a look at Horti Leonini Garden.
Back in the saddle – after a downhill and some Rolling you will reach Madonna di vita Leta chapel – a small country church one of the most photographed in Tuscany- a postcard. few km more and you can stop in Pienza- let’s admire the Renaissance citta ideale.
Again on the gravel road to reach our destination Fabbrica winery
This is a unique winery in the heart of Val d’Orcia: you will be immersed in an organic environment, in healthy and chemicals-free vineyards surrounding the winery, where you will taste amazing wines made of Tuscan indigenous grape varieties, Sangiovese and Vermentino, and Côtes du Rhône varieties.
In case you would like a multi days tour on gravel have a look at Strade Biance Cycling Tour