PEDAL & PALATE

Explore the most scenic bicycle routes of North West Italy at a relaxed pace, along back roads and paths, and enjoy its culinary excellence like a local away from the tourist traps. Days may be busy, adventurous sometimes, but you will be rewarded with amazing views, gastronomic treasures and homey hospitality

ALL TOURS ARE FREE TIP-BASED

Scenic cycle routes, authentic regional cuisine, genuine hospitality. We are a group of natives who love to share their places to go: from Langhe to Cinque Terre, from food&wine to lifestyle we welcome you to experience our tasty rides!

TORINO UNCONVENTIONAL

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Torino, the first capital of Italy, with its royal castles, grand piazzas and baroque splendors. But there's another Turin where nature reveals its shapes and colours: parks, rivers and natural reserves are a must-see [...]

YUMMY LANGHE

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Imagine you are cycling across combed green hills painted by vineyards, through hamlets and rural villages: the dream is called Langa Classica, the homeland of Barolo, considered the greatest red wine of Italy by many. [...]

LAKES OF CHARME

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From the stilish Lake Como and Bellagio to the unspoilt Lake Orta, through the peaceful Lake Lugano and the majestic Lake Maggiore: a journey across the world's most trendy waters and the tasty subalpine [...]

MONFERRATO HILLS

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If you are looking for a culinary destination that is under the radar, Monferrato is the choice! A rural land where the crisp Barbera and the fruity Moscato wines team with a savoury cuisine perpetuated [...]

THE GOLD OF LIGURIA

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The eastern Ligurian Riviera is a pure Mediterranean jewel: a sequence of little coves and capes leaning towards the crystal blue sea. From the the highlands of Genoa to Cinque Terre to Golfo dei [...]

NATURAL PIEDMONT

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Piedmont is famed for its country sceneries and tasty cuisine. The agricultural sector is made of small farms and family businesses, many of which are embracing natural and eco farming. This tour will uncover the [...]

BAROLO LAND

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Exploring the terroir of Barolo, the King of wines! From Alba to Monforte, from Serralunga to La Morra, we will be cycling through scenic ridges and groomed vineyards, enjoying amazing landscapes and quiet b-roads. And [...]

THE MILLENARY ROAD

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Via Francigena is an ancient Christian pilgrimage route connecting Canterbury with Rome. We'll be riding the Bassa Valsusa segment, surrounded by Alpine peaks, across medieval abbeys and once-upon-a-time villages. A road born in the VI [...]

TICINO BIOSPHERE RESERVE

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The largest riverside reserve established in Europe, protected by Unesco, stretches along river Ticino for over one hundred kilometres from Lake Maggiore to the Pianura Padana plain, through a valley rich in history, culture and biodiversity like [...]

TOUCHING THE ALPS

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The west of Italy is dominated by the Alpine divide which marks the horizon with its high peaks. The lowlands here offer the unique opportunity to ride gently hills and plains right at the base of [...]

BALENGO AND BAUSCIA

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Balengo is the Turin dialect term for a weird or dumb person, while in the dialect of Milan Bauscia means bigmouth, chatterbox guy. The words are playfully used to indicate the citizens from the two [...]

LANGHE & ROERO GOURMET

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Langhe of Barolo, Langhe of Barbaresco, Alta Langa and Roero: a world renown food valley featuring spectacular rolling hills covered with vines and dotted with old castles, home of some of the best wines and [...]