Giro d'Italia 2020
Sicily 10 - 16 May 2020
"Ready to ride like a pro?
An unforgettable week following professional cyclists".
Ride like a pro
You probably already know Sicily as a pleasant tourist destination, for its beaches, food or beautiful picturesque villages. But Sicily has much more to offer to cyclists who join our Training Camps, the scenery of Etna with its climbs is stage of the Giro d'Italia.
The basis for the training camps is in Catania, a city near the Etna Park, you can design your field, we can help you with our staff to plan your stages as a professional cyclist. We are able to offer you a car with mechanical assistance, bike guides, carbon frame and logistic assistance for your hotel accommodation.
Day by day
Pickup from the Airport and transfer to Hotel,welcome from the staff.Presentation of the trip, assembly and preparation of bikes.
We will climb up to Savoca, a small town we will take a stop to taste the famous Sicilian Granita at Bar Vitelli famous for the Godfather movie. We continue up to the Nebrodi Mountains, Limina a small town and then up again to Roccafiorita where we will have a stop for the lunch. Finally, we ride down to the Hotel for evening’s private wine tasting and dinner.
We climb one of the most beautiful roads between Etna and Peloritani, we will ride on Alcantara and the Graniti river. After this small town there is a heavy but short climb of 18% and then after the climb from Graniti, we will ride to the top of Mount Kalfa,one of the highest mountains on Sicily from which you can enjoy a wonderful view over the valley.
We will take a short break before lunch. After lunch, we will go to the hotel.
Today we will climb the climb of the Giro 2020 on Etna on the north side. Pianano Provenzana
We will wait for the tour to arrive and then we will go down to our hotel in Zafferana
Like a pro cyclist today we have "Rest day".
We will go to Catania to attend the start of the stage of the Giro d'Italia 2020. After the start we will take some time to visit the city center, the fish market and then return to the hotel on the road along the seafront.
The last climbs before departure. We will go up to Randazzo and then we will reach the historic center of Montalbano Elicona with its castle.
Breakfast and departure
Transfer from the airport to the hotel T/R.
6 nights in hotel (luxury country resort) in double room.
Half board (Breakfast and dinner).
Secure Bike room.
Route program of 70/100 km a day and 1300/2300 hm.
Guides will ride with you every day
Snack bar during the tour
Cafe and snacks during the rides.
Wine, Beer, and other alcoholic drinks.
It is possible to have a single room for extra payment of €200
Price p.p €700
If you don’t care to bring your bike you can rent, for €180 , a Carbon road bike.
We will delivered directly to the Hotel.
Carbon Road bike 11 speed