Mountains and monasteries bike
tour

A glorious weekend riding your bike on great roads and exploring mountains's beauty and monasteries's treasures

starting from:

USD 800

3 days

65 miles

106 km

2450 mt

arrival:

Jenne

departure:

Jenne

Day 1

Arrival and pick up point at Tivoli train station. Transfer by van to a typical farmhouse in the small village of Jenne for check in.During the afternoon, after our bike fitting, we will explore by bike the village and return to the farmhouse for dinner and overnight.

Day 2

Start your day on a ring path that will take you down to where Aniene and Simbrivio Rivers meet and cycle up towards the typical, and famous in the area, village of Altipiani di Arcinazzo, located on the Simbruini Mountains. After crossing the village, descend to the small town of Subiaco, known for the beautiful monasteries of San Benedetto and Santa Scolastica. Lunch in a local restaurant. Ride your bike up to the farmhouse in Jenne for dinner and overnight.

  • 29 miles / 46 km
  • 970 mt
  • intermediate

Day 3

Second and last ride for the weekend that will bring you to an altitude of 1600 meters, after cycling in a wonderful beech forest inside the park of the Simbruini Mountains. Climb by bike up to Campo dell'Osso and admire the beauty and the highest peak of this natural park, the Viglio Mountain. Lunch at our friend Maurizio, owner of local restaurant "Cristallo di neve". End your day cycling on a long descent path towards the town of Subiaco and then ascent to Jenne to return to the farmhouse for check out. If transfer is needed we drive you back to Rome in about one hours and half.

  • 37 miles / 60 km
  • 1345 mt
  • intermediate

Select your tour

2021

  • Jun 11 - 13

  • Jun 25 - 27

  • Jul 2 - 4

  • Jul 9 - 11

  • Jul 23 - 25



This tour, designed to run within the region of Lazio, brings you to explore the Simbruini Mountains and the little villages perched all over the mountains.
Climb up with your bicyle steep roads to reach beautiful panoramas and explore the two famous benedictine monasteries with their mystical atmosphere, founded by St.Benedict more than 1000 years ago.

A delicious cuisine awaits you and ancient traditions, brougth to modernity, to learn by the people that have always inhabited these mountains, generation after generation.

At the end of each day, be the guest of our friend and owner Gianni in a very local farmhouse, surrounded by the peace and silence of the forest for a perfect night sleep. 

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