People Cycling Rides

Northern Italy's Cycling Paradise 2022.

This is a Approved Ride
Moderate
Ride Info
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Ride Leader
Syd Smoot
Tour Dates
8/24/2022–9/3/2022
Start Location
Bassano del Grappa, Italy
End Location
Bassano del Grappa, Italy
Cost (est.)
$2295 (USD + $100.00 ride fee)
Deposit
$750 (USD
Payment Due
7/1/2022
Tour Company
Cycling Friends, LLC
Avg. Distance
40 mi / 64 km
Avg. Elevation
2500 ft / 762 m
Ride Description

Ride Description – Northern Italy's Cycling Paradise 2022

OVERVIEW

Join us for 10 wonderful days and nights in the beautiful Veneto region, in the Vicenza province of northern Italy at the base of the pre-Alps. This area of Italy is known for its incomparable scenery, unparalleled history, splendid wines and grappa, great local cuisine and outstanding cycling! Our fixed base tour lodging is located in the outskirts of Bassano del Grappa only 1 kilometer from city center. Bassano is only a 1½ hour bus or train ride from Venice, which is the recommended arrival point and where our shuttle will pick you up for the trip to our hotel. Our tour will visit, among others, the famed towns of Asolo, Cittadella, Marostica and, of course, Bassano del Grappa.

COST/ADMIN

The price of the trip is $2295 USD per person double occupancy and includes the following INCLUSIONS/EXCLUSIONS just below. A $750 USD deposit per person is required to secure a slot on the trip for each participant. Due date for final payments will be July 1, 2022. If single supplement applies, it will also be collected at the time of final payment due date. Single supplement cost is $750 USD… (Join People Cycling to read more)

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People Cycling's Ride Rating

People Cycling has four categories for our rides – Easy, Moderate, Difficult, and Challenging. It should be somewhat obvious what these categories mean, but please become familiar with the elevations and distances that define them:

Easy
Easy rides are under 30mi/48km in average distance and 1600ft/500m in average elevation
Moderate
Moderate rides are over the Easy rating but under 50mi/80km and 2460ft/750m
Difficult
Difficult rides are as over the Moderate rating but under 75mi/120km and 3280/1000m
Challenging
Anything over the Difficult rating

NOTE: This is not a strict guideline. There could be rides that have a day or two where the average elevation or distance exceeds the values given above. These anomalies should be outlined in the ride description. It is recommended that you read it carefully.

About People Cycling

People Cycling is a recently launched cycling club, which you can join for free, and is led by volunteer ride leaders. We will be offering tours in the United States and overseas. Our tours a made up of a small group of participants (typically 20-30 or so) who want to ride 30 to 55 miles a day over a one or two week period in interesting regions of the world.

Our ride leaders are volunteers and do not financially profit on tours they lead. They are also are given broad discretion on how to lead their tours, and we consider them our greatest asset.

People Cycling tours are operated at cost or at lower cost (as negotiated by our ride leaders) than individuals can obtain on commercial tours. Within the cost of a tour, there is a nominal fee to support club operations and provide tools to ride leaders to manage their rides.

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