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Posted by Francesca Loomis on February 26, 2015


Our six-day Assaggio bike tour of Tuscany is a delicious, entry-level sampling of the world’s most beloved region! You begin pedaling in the upper Val d’Arno, a series of terraced foothills that hug the river Arno, these graceful hills are a curious blend of micro-climates and a fertile ground for vineyards, olive groves, and nut trees.

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How to train: Bike Across Italy

Posted by Francesca Loomis on February 23, 2015

Bike Across Italy is a spectacular 11-day coast-to-coast cycling tour across the fabled heartland of Italy. We've run more than 140 departures and hosted over 1,500 travelers; Bike Across Italy has graced the pages of National Geographic Traveler, Outside, USA Today, and an array of other top-tier media outlets. It is the undisputed champ of cross-country bike tours of Italy.

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Follow the Tour in France with Massimo!

Posted by Massimo de Laurentiis on February 11, 2015

2015 has brought many new and exciting opportunities for Ciclismo Classico. After 15 years of working as a guide, Ciclismo Classico has promoted me to be the NEW Director of European Operations. I love this company and I am excited to build my team in Italy, and I would love to celebrate this new opportunity with you at the 2015 Tour de France!

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Topics: Bike Tours

Ride a Tandem with your Honey

Posted by Francesca Loomis on February 08, 2015

Apropriately named, our newest addition to our beautiful fleet of bikes is our premium tandem by Honey Bikes. Last year we held a meet and greet at Ride Studio Cafe in Lexington, MA to give potential - and returning - customers a chance to test ride this bike - and what a success! 

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Couples (or friends) who bike together, stay together

Posted by Francesca Loomis on February 05, 2015

Studies show that couples who bike together, stay together. It all comes down to the fact that exercise leads to a healthier lifestyle, and healthy people are happier overall. While this article promotes commuting to work on a bicycle with your significant other (or friend), we've decided to take it one step forward to offer you a great selection of couple-friendly bike tours all over Europe.

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What's New with Ciclismo Classico

Posted by Lauren Hefferon on February 04, 2015

Even though we are buried in snow, Ciclismo Classico keeps spinning through the seasons with great new changes and plenty of innovative new active vacations to stir your many passions! Here’s a taste of What’s NEW in 2015 at Ciclismo Classico!

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Topics: Bike Tours, Travel Vision Journeys Photo Tours

Enrico & Paolo invite you to Sicily

Posted by Enrico Pizzorni on January 30, 2015



It's Enrico, your fearless guide, writing from snowy Piedmont. 
I am writing to you for a special reason: the vivacious Lauren Hefferon has allowed me to create my dream family vacation this July 11 - 18 to celebrate my 16 years with Ciclismo Classico. 
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Topics: Bike Tours

Join us in the Heart of Tuscany

Posted by Francesca Loomis on January 28, 2015

For Ciclismo, Tuscany is where it all began 25 years ago. We offer many bike tours here, home to our favorite favorite wineries, trattorie, gelaterie, night spots and more. On Heart of Tuscany you discover the UNESCO World Heritage Site of Val d’Orcia, Medieval Siena and charming Pienza.

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"Bike Across" Tour Series

Posted by Francesca Loomis on January 20, 2015

After graduating from Cornell, founder and CEO Lauren Hefferon was awarded a Rotary Scholarship to study fine arts in Florence, Italy. During those three years living in Tuscany, she joined an Italian cycling club and explored as much of Italy by bicycle as possible.

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Top 6 Foodie Tours

Posted by Francesca Loomis on January 14, 2015

An important aspect of every Ciclismo bike tour is making your gastronomic fantasies come true! We believe that every interaction with food and libations should whet your appetite and peak your curiosity. Our evening feasts offer a generous variety of local specialties—all made with only the finest and freshest ingredients.

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Topics: Bike Tours

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