From Fortress to Fortress in the Trebbiano area

Cycling among the fortresses and castles in the Trebbiano Spoletino area

From Fortress to Fortress in the Trebbiano area

€175 per person

The territory that extends between Spoleto, Castel Ritaldi, Giano dell’Umbria is characterized by a landscape of gentle hills in which the cultivation of Trebbiano Spoletino alternates with olive trees. The many fortresses and castles dominate the whole as evidence of the importance of the Duchy of Spoleto in the Middle Ages.

  • Route
    Cycling among the fortresses and castles in the Trebbiano Spoletino area
  • Total kilometers
    to define
  • Elevation gain
    to define
  • Road surface
    asphalt and dirt road
Day 1
Arrival in the early afternoon in Spoleto. Thanks to the Spoleto Card, you will have the opportunity to access not only the Rocca Albornoziana, commissioned by Cardinal Egidio Albornoz starting in 1359, but also other important sites in the area including the Tempietto sul Clitunno or the Museum of Contemporary Art at the interior of Palazzo Collicola. We suggest a walk through the village of Campello Alto. Accommodation in structure for overnight stay
Day 2
After breakfast, the walk, also possible by e-bike, will allow you to discover two villages in the area: Giano dell'Umbria, located at the foot of the Martani Mountains, has its own Castle as well as the valuable San Felice Abbey, with the 6th century crypt where the remains of the Saint are kept. We then continue to Castel Ritaldi, born from the merger of three medieval villages: Castel Ritaldi, precisely, Colle del Marchese and Castel San Giovanni where the Castle is located, also built by Cardinal Albornoz in 1376 During the day, stop at a Trebbiano Spoletino producer winery for a tasting with a snack. Accommodation in the structure for the overnight stay
Day 3
After breakfast and before returning to your destination, you will make a stop at the Fonti del Clitunno described by Goethe in his trip to Italy.

Further information

  • Once your booking is complete, you will receive vouchers for hotels and other booked services via email.
  • If you buy, always via email, you will be provided with the gps tracks of the tour, the road books and the list of hotels.
  • Upon your arrival at the hotel you will find the Umbria & Bike welcome kit consisting of an Umbria & Bike bottle and tourist material about Umbria.
  • In case you have also booked the bike rental, you will find them ready at the hotel upon your arrival.

The best proposal is starting from € 175.00 per person in a double room

The rate is per person in a double room and includes:
  • 2 nights accommodation on a bed and breakfast
  • Spoleto Card
  • Tasting of Trebbiano Spoletino with a small snack
  • Umbria&bike kit
  • Registration fee and insurance
The fee does not include:
  • extras and tips
  • City tax to be paid on site
  • gpx tracks or detailed road map
  • Baggage transport along the route
  • Bicycle rental
  • Means of transport
  • anything not expressly indicated under "the price includes"