Long route: 250 km, 7.000 m of ascent
Short route: 135 km, 4.000 m of ascent
FOR MTB – GRAVEL BIKES – E-BIKES
A little big adventure back in time, biking through castles, villages and breathtaking landscapes.
An unique journey to be enjoyed,
either alone or with friends,
in a corner of Italy waiting to be discovered.
This area has been recently declared
a biosphere reserve by Unesco:
get on your bike and come to see it for yourself.
NO RACE, NO WINNER, NO TIME
This is not a race, there isn’t a time limit and the only winners will be you and your bike.
You will be the one deciding how many km to ride in a day, when and where to stop, to sleep and eat.
THE 7 WONDERS
The only thing required is that you will need to pass through the 7 chosen Points of Interests (P.O.I), some wonderful places which will let you fall in love with this piece of land between Emilia Romagna and Tuscany.
We will provide you a GPS track with a suggested route to reach each stop; you can follow it or choose your own itinerary, whether you prefer unpaved roads or off-roards.
HOW TO REACH US
Scandiano is near a lot of big cities of the north and center Italy: 60 km from Bologna, 35 km from Parma, 20 km from Modena, 13 km from Reggio Emilia, 160km from Milian, 9okm from Ferrara, 155km from Florence and 95km from Verona.
by car: Motorway A1, coming from Milian take the exit Reggio Emilia; after the tool booth follow the signs to Reggio Emilia centre/Sassuolo/Scandiano.
Coming from Bologna, exit at Modena nord, take the Via Emilia with direction Milan and follow the signs for Reggio Emilia/Rubiera/Scandiano.
by train: Both coming from north or south, get off at Reggio Emilia station; from there you can either take the regional train line Reggio Emilia-Sassuolo and get off at the Scandiano stop or use the buses. (bus info :www.actre.it)
By plane:from Bologna airport (www.bologna-airport.it) take the Motorway A1 or take the train getting off at Reggio Emilia station From Milan airport(www.sea-aeroportimilano.it) take the Motorway A1 or take the train getting off a Reggio Emilia station. treno con fermata Reggio Emilia, oppure autostrada A1.