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Riding my gravel at the sunset in Greve in Chianti.

A nice 20km (12,43 miles) unpaved loop, across farms and vyneards. Perfect also for mountain bikes, trekking bikes and electric bikes.

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The Eroica race

This unique yearly race has already achieved cult status, further emphasizing the Chianti's role as cycling haven. Launched and promoted by the above-mentioned Associazione Parco Ciclistico del Chianti, the Eroica maters less for its outcome than for the love of the sport at heart...

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Mountain biking in Chianti (3)

Please note: The times we have given is for riding without stopping to explore the numerous places of interest en route. The excursions start and finish at Greve, the little town which is the "capital" of Chianti. Its charming, irregular central square, Piazza Mercatale, is enclosed...

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Mountain biking in Chianti (2)

Please note: The times we have given is for riding without stopping to explore the numerous places of interest en route. The excursions start and finish at Greve, the little town which is the "capital" of Chianti. Its charming, irregular central square, Piazza Mercatale, is enclosed...

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Mountain biking in Chianti (1)

Please note: The times we have given is for riding without stopping to explore the numerous places of interest en route. The excursions start and finish at Greve, the little town which is the "capital" of Chianti. Its charming, irregular central square, Piazza Mercatale, is enclosed...

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Biking from Florence to Siena

Guided excursion of 3 days in bike hybrid or MTB from Florence to Siena Meeting place: Greve in Chianti Difficulty degree: medium Lenght excursion: 140 Km Daily duration of excursion: 5/6 hours Organization: overnight stay in hotel or agritourist Suggested period: march-october Service...

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Biking around Greve in Chianti

The territory of Chianti is made up of a broad hilly area situated in the centre of Tuscany, between Florence and Siena. It is famous in the world over for its excellent wine, the Chianti landscape is characterised by a continues alternation of valleys and gentle hills cloaked in...

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Suggested Books for biking in Chianti

To anyone who wishes to spend a few days mountain biking in Chianti, we strongly recommend the following book: "Mountain bike nel Chianti". The various viaggies are described in the same manner as a motorcycle road book. The book is available in Italian and German and is to be found...

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