PEDAL & PALATE

Explore the amazing cycle routes of Piedmont, Italy, and enjoy its culinary excellence like a local, away from the crowd. At an easy pace, through back roads and paths. Days may be busy, adventurous sometimes, but you will be rewarded with spectacular views, gastronomic treasures and homey hospitality

RIDE AND TASTE AUTHENTIC PIEMONTE

Scenic bicycle routes, regional specialties, genuine hospitality. We are born and bred here, and love to share places to go: from Turin to Langhe, from food&wine to lifestyle, you are welcome to join our tasty rides! All bike tours are free tip-based

WELCOME TO TORINO

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Imagine you have a friend born and raised in the city, who greets and squires you around. This is Welcome to Torino, a urban bicycle safari across highlights and hidden gems, as seen through the eye [...]

TORINO UNCONVENTIONAL

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

BAROLO LAND

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

THE MILLENARY ROAD

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

TORINO TASTY HILLS ON E-BIKE

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Turin hills retain a truly rural atmosphere: corn fields, vineyards, medieval towns. Agriculture is the main activity, based on small scale farming and high quality productions, with Freisa, Barbera and Malvasia grapes on top. This Ebike tour will take us through the scenic [...]

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 [...]

YUMMY LANGHE

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Just think of cycling across combed green hills painted by vineyards, through hamlets and medieval villages: the dream is called Langa Classica, the home of Barolo, one of the greatest red wines of Italy. A [...]

MONFERRATO FLAVOURS

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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 [...]

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 cuisine [...]

NATURAL PIEDMONT

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Piedmont is famed for its rural landscape 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 [...]

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 [...]

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 undulating lowlands and gentle hills here offer the opportunity to ride at the base of the mountains, [...]

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 through Cinque Terre to Golfo dei Poeti, [...]

TURIN TO MILAN

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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 inhabitants of the [...]

TORINO PRIVATE WALKABOUT

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A private tour on foot through the city center landmarks with a buddy born and bred in town. We will explore Turin in a relaxed and personal manner, getting to know stories and places: the Roman Empire [...]

Info&Bookings

      We did a walking tour with Roberto who told us the history of the city as we wandered. It was a relaxed morning as we passed the sites including the Roman entrance and the Royal palace area. At the market Roberto translated our questions to...More

    thumb Louise R
    6/03/2019

      Great way to spend a glad day in Turin. The ride is picturesque along the Po river on mainly paved and gravel auto free paths. Our guide gave a good recap of local history from the Roman occupation of Turin through the Savoys and Emmanuele...More

    thumb Jeff G
    5/21/2019

      We took the cycling tour with Roberto starting in Turin and doing a loop out to San Mauro - really enjoyed the trip - about 26km at whatever pace you are comfortable with and Roberto shared lots of interesting information. Great way to see the...More

    thumb calistairforbes
    3/24/2019