- Day 4 - Gaiole to Siena - Tuscany bicycle tour, La Classica, from Florence to Montepulciano, 7 days 6 nights
Day 4 - From Gaiole to Siena
You will leave Gaiole and continue the journey crossing the Chianti Classico vineyards and cellars towards the medieval Siena, on your way, you'll be partially riding through the route of the historic bike race known as l'Eroica, the importance of this race in Tuscany is enormous, it was born to protect the territory of Tuscany and its unspoiled local, paved and unpaved roads.
One stop at Castello di Brolio, an impressive Chianti Castle with amazing views over the countryside, home of one of the most important Chianti wines, where you can taste or may buy a bottle or two !
It will be a ride of nearly 31 km, along the route you will find a natural progression of gentle uphills and it will take you about 4 hrs.
There are 2 options for this route, option one is all paved. Option 2 is partially unpaved.
Extra night! Add an extra night in Siena and enjoy this beautiful town inside out
Road option - 31 Km / 19.5 Mi
Offroad option - 33 Km / 21 Mi