Sorrento Bike Tour

Sorrento Bike Tour

  • 7 days/6 nights
  • Tour Type: multi-destination 
  • Level: 3/5
  • Price From: €3.490

Sorrento Bike Tour

  • 7 days/6 nights
  • Tour Type: multi-destination
  • Level: 3/5
  • Price From: €3.490

Sorrento Bike Tour Overview

Get ready for an awe-inspiring journey on our cycling tour through the enchanting landscapes of Italy. This adventure will immerse you in a natural wonderland, where lemon and olive groves stretch as far as the eye can see. The dramatic coastline, with its rugged beauty, is adorned with enchanting villages, each with a character and charm all its own. As you pedal along, your senses will be treated to the tantalizing aromas and flavours of mouth-watering local dishes, all lovingly prepared in the homes of our hosts. And let’s not forget the exceptional wines that will grace your palate, all carefully selected to complement the culinary delights. Our carefully chosen accommodations, from charming country retreats to the finest restaurants along the route, will ensure your comfort and relaxation. Amidst this captivating backdrop, you’ll have ample time to unwind and recharge, surrounded by the sheer beauty of your surroundings.

Bike Tour Itinerary

Our dedicated guides will be there to greet you at Naples International Airport and personally escort you to your splendid hotel in the heart of Sorrento. Your journey begins with a delightful welcome lunch that serves as a tantalizing introduction to the region’s culinary treasures. From seafood pasta “spaghetti alle vongole” to the indulgent mozzarella in carrozza and the delectable sfogliatella, every bite will be a celebration of local flavours. With satisfied appetites, we’ll gather for a bike-fitting session, ensuring that you are perfectly comfortable for the week’s thrilling rides. Our warm-up ride, known affectionately as “Sgambatella” in local slang, departs from the heart of Sorrento, quickly immersing you in some of the world’s most beautiful landscapes. You’ll pedal through picturesque countryside adorned with fragrant lemon groves, encounter historic towns brimming with character, and pass by charming hamlets that offer breathtaking sea vistas. In the afternoon, we’ll pause at a renowned local eatery to indulge in the region’s delicacies, adding another layer of authenticity to your experience. With satisfied appetites, we’ll return to the hotel, where you’ll have the opportunity to refresh and rejuvenate before our gourmet dinner at one of Sorrento’s finest restaurants.

Meals: Dinner

Cycling: distance 40 km, elevation 900 meters

Pick-up location: Naples International airport

Today we are off to Paestum, we will ride among lemon and olive groves along the dramatic rugged coastline full of enchanting villages where we‘ll marvel at the sight of the legendary Faraglioni of Capri. We will pedal along beautiful roads on the sea passing through enchanting towns such as Sant’Agata sui Due Golfi, where we’ll stop to enjoy the impressive vistas of the sapphire sea between the Gulf of Naples and the Gulf of Salerno. Here we’ll pause at the renowned pastry shop Fiorentino for a delicious coffee and a unique sfogliatella “La Santa Rosa”. We’ll continue riding to the breathtaking village of Positano, one of the most beautiful places in the world. We’ll continue our ride across Salerno to Eboli where we’ll stop at a local caseificio (cheese factory) where we’ll taste the worldwide renowned mozzarella di bufala cheese. Back on our bikes, we’ll pedal for 20 km to the magical village of Paestum. Here we’ll have some time to relax at our hotel and to visit the breathtaking and splendidly preserved Greek temples. Dinner at our favourite restaurant in town.

Meals: Breakfast, Dinner

Cycling: distance 105 km, elevation 1800 meters

After a nourishing breakfast, we’re geared up for another unforgettable ride. Today’s route unfolds along a delightful series of gentle ascents and smooth descents, leading us to the picturesque village of Castellabate. Nestled within the UNESCO World Heritage-listed Cilento National Park, this charming hamlet offers a serene escape. As we continue, we’ll find ourselves at a secluded panoramic spot, allowing us to savour sweeping vistas of the boundless emerald sea and the countless enchanting islands that dot the horizon. It’s a moment of pure magic, where the beauty of nature takes centre stage. Exiting the park, we’ll cycle through the inviting fishing village of Ogliastro Marina. Facing two gentle climbs and an exhilarating descent, we’ll traverse a landscape that seems almost otherworldly. The road will lead us to Palinuro, an absolute gem along the Amalfi coast. Here, we’ll embark on a climb to a panoramic viewpoint, offering breathtaking vistas of the endless expanse of the azure sea. We’ll take time for photos and explore the local lighthouse, which stands as the second highest in Italy. As the day draws to a close, we’ll come together for a traditional dinner, set against the backdrop of a garden overlooking the tranquil sea.

Meals: Breakfast, Dinner

Cycling: distance 90 km, elevation 1000 meters

A day that promises more Italian adventure and breathtaking landscapes begins with a traditional breakfast, setting the stage for the ride ahead. Our route will guide us along a captivating series of gentle ascents and descents, all the while treating us to mesmerizing views of the emerald sea as we pass through charming villages and small towns en route to Marina di Camerota. From this coastal haven, we’ll embark on a substantial climb that stretches for 10 kilometres, leading us into the pristine hinterland. The journey takes place on tranquil roads, surrounded by the unspoiled beauty of nature. Upon reaching San Giovanni a Piro, the landscape unfurls with a series of ascents and descents, revealing incredible coastal panoramas. Our path eventually leads us to the quaint hamlet of Torre Orsaia, where we’ll pause for a well-deserved snack. The subsequent 10-kilometre descent is nothing short of exhilarating, guiding us to an area that has remained hidden from both Italians and tourists alike. Pedalling along the flat coastal terrain, we’ll continue our journey, passing through charming villages such as Santa Marina and Vibonati. As the day progresses, our route includes one final demanding climb, offering breathtaking views of the picturesque gulf of Sapri. We’ll pause atop this summit to capture the stunning vistas, creating lasting memories of the journey. A thrilling descent of approximately 10 kilometres will bring us to the heart of Sapri, where our hotel awaits. Here, we’ll take some time to relax before coming together for dinner at our favourite restaurant, a perfect conclusion to another extraordinary day of exploration and discovery in Italy.   

Meals: Breakfast, Dinner

Cycling: distance 75 km, elevation 1600 meters

Prepare for another intense day filled with exploration and adventure as we journey through the wild uplands of Campania. We’ll commence our day’s ride from the heart of Sapri, beginning a 20-kilometre ascent into the enchanting hinterland. Along the way, we’ll traverse dreamy and peaceful roads, immersed in the breathtaking Mediterranean scenery. Passing through idyllic villages like Casaletto Spartano and Caselle in Pittari, we’ll experience the tranquil beauty of the countryside. As we pedal through this remarkable landscape, our route will introduce us to a diverse range of flora, from pine and hazelnut trees to vineyards and oak trees. Following an exhilarating descent and covering approximately 10 kilometres of flat terrain, we’ll reach the town of Padula. Here, we’ll have the opportunity to marvel at the ancient Certosa (Carthusian Monastery), a historic and cultural treasure that lies just a few steps from our hotel. The day will culminate with a dinner at our favourite restaurant in Padula, where you can savour authentic local specialities. It’s the perfect way to reflect on the day’s adventures and recharge for the journey ahead.

Meals: Breakfast, Dinner

Cycling: distance 70 km, elevation 1300 meters

Another day of exhilarating cycling awaits, and we’ll begin with a sumptuous breakfast that provides the perfect fuel for the journey ahead. Setting off on peaceful roads away from the typical tourist routes, we’ll embark on a gradual 10-kilometre climb that leads us to Montesano sulla Marcellana. Here, we’ll be captivated by the sight of Sant’Anna church, an imposing and awe-inspiring Gothic cathedral. Our ride continues, covering 30 kilometres as we navigate a series of ascents and descents through lush pastures and wild meadows. In this pristine natural setting, the only sounds are the delightful chirping of birds and the only noises are the ones created by our bikes. Our next destination is Sirino Lake, where we’ll pause for a well-deserved and typical Italian lunch. Energized and refuelled, we’ll embark on a thrilling 10-kilometre downhill ride, followed by an ascent along a peaceful road that leads us to Trecchina, a charming ancient hilltop village. Our journey will then take us downhill once more along a traffic-free road, guiding us back to the coast. Our last climb of the day will lead us to the iconic Cristo di Maratea, a panoramic spot that offers stunning views of the endless expanse of the emerald sea. As we soak in the marvellous vista, we’ll ride downhill to our hotel in Maratea. Here, we can relax and prepare our favourite Italian dishes and have a chance to savour some splendid wines.

Meals: Breakfast, Dinner

Cycling: distance 80 km, elevation 1600 meters

As our unforgettable journey comes to a close, we’ll gather for our final breakfast together. This meal is not just a simple farewell, but a time to reflect on the incredible experiences and memories we’ve created during our adventure. After breakfast, it will be time to bid goodbye to our knowledgeable and friendly guides who have shared their passion for the region and ensured that every moment of your trip was special. They will assist you in making your onward travel arrangements, whether it’s to your next destination or your return journey home. These farewells may be bittersweet, but the memories, friendships, and joy of the journey will stay with you as you venture forward to new adventures. Arrivederci!

Meals: Breakfast

Drop-off: Lamezia Terme Airport or Naples International Airport

What’s included and Details

Upcoming Tours

May 19 – May 25, 2024

From € 3.490

Sep 15 – Sep 21, 2024

From € 3.490

Go Private or Customize your Sorrento bike tour

Tour Guides

Gabriele Mirra

Founder and Professional Guide

Max Pullinger

Chief Customer Engagement and Partner

Omar Marouan

Professional Guide

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