An enchanting tour for mountain bikes and e-bikes.
If you wish, we will pick you up at your accommodation with bikes on the van, or picking up your own bikes, park along the eastern bank and then ride off to the pier to embark on the ferry to Montisola, awarded as one of the most beautiful locations in Italy and the biggest inhabited European lake Island. Here in 2016 famous artist, Christo achieved his work Floating Piers whose pictures you will see on display. We will go on cycling a complete round-trip of the island, through medieval hamlets. Lunch or coffee break at a beautiful panoramic terrace. We will board the ferry back and ride in an amazing landscape, surrounded by Lake Iseo, the Sebino peatland and the mountains that protect the area, making it famous for its wines. Taste the worldwide famous Franciacorta bubbly if you wish, and ride back.
Length of the excursion: all day long.
The whole day is at our disposal, departure in the morning and return in the afternoon.
Challenge: for basic skilled riders with minimum training, already used to cycling for a few hours.
Participants: 2 to 8
Available bicycles, including helmet and lights:
Mtb e-bike: 1 M; 1 L
Normal bikes: 1 S; 3 M; 3 L
Fill in the application form within 2 days from departure.
Best by bank transfer or paypal:
IBAN to make the transfer: IT66Q03111531700000006409 made out to Susanna Allegri
To pay with Paypal: firstname.lastname@example.org
Alternatively, at the time of departure of the tour by cash or credit card.
Payment fees will be charged to you.
fixed price € 55 – own bikes
fixed price € 65 – bike at disposition
fixed price € 75 – shuttle from the airport of Bergamo-Orio al Serio (BGY) or from Brescia station, including bicycles available; ; 4 people at least.
Families with 2 children aged at least 14 will be granted a 10% discount on the children fare.
Free cancellation within 48 hours from departure. In case of actual bad weather conditions, we will reserve the right to put off the tour upon notification.
If you will arrive by car, the three meeting points are: Lovere in Piazzale Marconi; Pisogne at the little church of Santa Maria della Neve; Iseo at the railway station (so you can also reach the town by train).
If you decide to leave from the place where you are located along the route, we will pick you up by bus or bike shuttle.
Possibility of pick-up at the airport or at the accommodation facility where you are staying within a radius of 50 km from Lovere (e.g. Boario, Bergamo, Brescia, Val di Scalve, Val Seriana); in this case, ask for the terms and prices at the time of booking.
What does the offer include?
Certified MTB Guide, transfer by authorized van NCC, bikes, helmet and lights, ferry tickets for people and bikes + landing tax, Franciacorta wine tasting at the wine cellar.