GRANFONDO IL LOMBARDIA

GRANFONDO IL LOMBARDIA
13th October 2024
Lake Como and Bergamo

Trip highlights:
This is a 7 NIGHTS PACKAGE:  2 nights in Lake Como + 2 nights in Bergamo + 3 nights at Lake Garda
VIP ENTRY TO THE GRANFONDO IL LOMBARDIA. We are OFFICIAL TOUR OPERATOR 
DAILY GROUP RIDE  with VAN SUPPORT on both Lake Garda and Lake Como with our PROFESSIONAL GUIDES & STAFF
PINARELLO DOGMA F bike rental INCLUDED 
HOTEL: Overnights in 3/4 STARS HOTELS in locations convenient to the most famous cycling routes on your itinerary
FOOD: Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner, specializing in LOCAL CUISINE

This is a 7-night (minimum) package, which includes 2 nights in Lake Como, 2 nights in Bergamo with a minimum 3 nights stay at Lake Garda, which can be extended further to suit your needs.

This Boutique Cycling Experience is our last cycling experience for the 2023 season, and one that should not be missed!

In addition to our own Lake Garda, we think Lake Como is one of the most beautiful places in the world where to ride. Scenery abounds as you ride along the lake as well as into the hills and through beautiful villages.

This Gran Fondo follows the day after the famous Tour of Lombardy, so you can be inspired by the pros on Saturday and follow in their footsteps on Sunday. What a way to end the cycling season!


JOE

FROM NEW YORK


TODD

FROM HAWAII

DETAILED PROGRAM

DAY 1 – Arrival

Arrival in Lake Garda. We will get you checked in to your room and set you up with our mechanic for your bike fitting. We will have dinner at the hotel where the group can get to know one another.

DAY 2 – Tremosine James Bond ride

RIDE: Tremosine: James Bond
130 km – 1220 mt

DAY 3 – Wines region, Valpolicella ride

RIDE: Valpolicella, la regione dei vini
78 km – 1100 mt

DAY 4 – Monte Baldo ride

RIDE: Monte Baldo
128 km – 2200 m

DAY 5 – Lago Lugano ride

RIDE: Lago Lugano
77km / 1100m

DAY 6 – Madonna del Ghisallo & Sormano ride

RIDE: Madonna del Ghisallo & Sormano
87km / 1680m

DAY 7 – Pro’s Race!

Transfer to Bergamo

DAY 8 – Grand Fondo IL LOMBARDIA

This is the day of our “Gran Fondo Il Lombardia”. Wake up to a super energy breakfast. Roll down to the start line and be ready to ride the event of your life.

RIDE: Gran Fondo IL LOMBARDIA

DAY 9 – Departure

We will have one final breakfast together, then say our goodbyes. We know you will be sad to leave, but you’ll return home with so many stories and photos to share. No doubt, you will have made many wonderful memories on this trip.

SERVICES AND FACILITIES INCLUDED

PACKAGE INFO

This is a 7 NIGHTS MINIMUM PACKAGE with 2 nights in Lake Como + 2 nights in Bergamo + 3 nights at Lake Garda

ACCOMODATIONS

Overnights in 3 or 4 stars Hotel in Moltrasio, Bergamo and Lake Garda

MEALS & GOURMET
  • Breakfast 
  • Lunch & Dinner in local restaurants, trattorie & osterie or in hotel restaurant
  • Water and energy drinksbananas, bars and sandwiches for daily rides.
CYCLING SERVICES
  • Guided tours with local guides
  • Daily rides 7 days a week .
  • Custom program in terms of lenght & altimetry of the rides.
  • Daily laundry service for your bike clothing including your free laundry net bag.
  • Full kit (Jersey + wind vest) brand Sportful x Andiamo Cycling
  • Water bottles
PINARELLO RENTAL

During this Tour you will ride a Pinarello Dogma F disk or a Pinarello Nytro, and the rental price is included in the offer.

TRANSFERS

Transfer with our driver and minivan from and to Verona “Valerio Catullo” airport (available from 8 am to 8 pm) with prior arrangement. At extra cost we can arrange private transfer to all the major airports of northern Italy (Milano – Venice – Bergamo)

INSURANCE

Cancellation – Assistance – Medical expense Reimbursement – Luggage Insurance. For more info click here

OPTIONAL EXTRAS

PRIVATE TRANSFER TO MILANO – VENICE AIRPORTS
We can arrange private transfer to all the major airports of northern Italy (Milano – Venice – Bergamo)

SINGLE ROOM
If you would prefer to stay in a single room, please let us know.

MASSAGE
Massage Area with masseur and physiotherapist available with prior arrangement.

THE BEST HOTEL
CHOICE FOR THIS
EVENT

LAKE GARDA
Enjoy Garda Hotel ****

The first and original bike hotel located in the south of Lake Garda & Verona, offering customized services for all cyclo-tourists. 42 rooms and 3 suites come with a wide range of high-quality services in order to provide you with comfort and quality. This is Andiamo Cycling headquarter on Lake Garda

Albergo Posta 3***
Moltrasio – Lake Como

A family-run hotel that, with its passion, will be able to welcome you, making you spend your days in a serene and reserved environment, making you feel as if you were at home. On 29 September 2022 they celebrated the 90th anniversary of the management of the Hotel Posta Moltrasio.

Hotel Palazzo Santo Spirito ****S
Bergamo

Discover Bergamo and its treasures, feeling immediately at home. Palazzo Santo Spirito is the first 4-star superior hotel that literally takes you into the history of this city. 80 rooms standard, superior, studios and suites, obtained from the complex of an ancient convent of Celestine 1309.

An itinerary spanning over 7 centuries, all to be discovered in the traces of a restoration that today gives us a design structure and attention to every detail, with gourmet restaurant, spa, wellness area and congress center. A place with eternal charm, where you can be pampered by the thousand attentions of an experience that remains inside you.

OFFICIAL PINARELLO BIKE RENTAL


PINARELLO
DOGMA X

The new Pinarello Dogma X is a top of the line Pinarello road bike, with a frame designed for endurance and therefore more comfortable than the Dogma F, but still designed to be a high performing bike.


PINARELLO
DOGMA F

The Dogma F is a high-performance race bike with aggressive geometry. This bike is recommended for high level athletes who regularly ride high performance race bikes and are accustomed to the leaned over and low position, as well as the snappy handling, of this race bike.


PINARELLO
GREVIL

It has relaxed geometry making it a comfortable bike, wider tires and longer wheel base, perfect to handle the cobblestone and rough pavement that we often encounter and lower gearing to tackle our bigger hills. It’s a versatile bike designed for multiple terrains, from road rides to the white (gravel) roads in our area.


PINARELLO
NYTRO

The Nytro eBike is great for experienced riders who just need a little assistance going up some of our hills. The Nytro is a proper pedal assisted road bike (not a scooter). The motor has a maximum 300 watts, with 3 levels of pedal assist, The battery life depends on how the motor is used. (from 40km to more than 80km depending on elevetion)


CYCLING KIT

We will gift you the Andiamo Cycling Kit by famous italian brand Castelli. The full kit will consist of shirt, bibs, hat and wind vest


TRANSFER & VAN SUPPORT

We offer a daily van support for all your activities… from the rides, to the transfer from/to restaurants and all the transfer to the extra ride activities. We have a fleet of 4 top level minivan.

OUR PLUS

  • Our tours will not be cancelled for failure to reach the minimum number of people. All tours start even with only 1 guest.
  • We are a certified tour opearator and with all the official documentation. We are Italians and our headquarters is in italy.
  • We are not a foreign agency that sells trips in italy, but outsources the management of clients to third agencies, or to local cyclists, who operate without any control. Nicola, Davide or Alberto are always present in person with our staff at every event.
  • In all our tours, our clients has an insurance for cancellation – assistance – medical expense Reimbursement – luggage. Not all the tour operator include this service.
  • Our bike manager carefully selects the best hotels and restaurants to give our clients the best possible experience.

PRICING

Because this package has so many variables and options available, please contact us with some ideas of the nights you would like to spend, and we will quickly supply you with your own custom package and prices. Ask us for an offer for this amazing event here: info@andiamocycling.com

ANDIAMO STAFF


Federica

booking manager


Silvia

booking manager


Nicola

Guide & bike manager


Davide

Head guide


Simone

Guide


Daniele

Guide


Alberto

Guide


Stefano

Driver & mechanic

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