Liguria

MOUNTAIN BIKE LIGURIA

Suspended between sky and sea we will ride our mountain bike on amazing trails surrounded by the Mediterranean scrub. We will spend five days of pure adrenaline on the most beautiful enduro trails in the World, indeed this adventure begins in Finale Ligure, the home of the Worldwide enduro, and finishes in Sestri Levante the home of Italian enduro. Also, during this adventure, we will ride our mountain bike on the wonderful enduro trails of Varazze, park of Portofino and Chiavari. We will move from country to country by train. You can do this adventure helped by a shuttle that take us from a place to another one also it brings us up to the trails beginning, so we can do much more downhill in a riding day (Max 7).

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NATURE

Mediterranean scrub, olives trees, vineyards, bird of prey, wild boar, roe deer, amazing panoramas on the sea

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HISTORY

Finalborgo, Baia del Silenzio, Santa Margherita Ligure, Chiavari

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ADVENTURES

Fifteen stages of enduro races like Enduro World Series, SuperEnduro, Ultra Enduro

CHARACTERISTICS

DIFFICULT

EQUIPMENT

START

Finale Ligure (SV)

DISTANCE

about 211 km

RECOMMENDED MOUNTAIN BIKE

Full suspended min. 160/150

WHEN

Every week all year

ELEVATION GAIN

about 6150 m

MANDATORY PROTECTOR

Helmet, gloves, Keenpad

BIKERS

Min 2

ELEVATION LOSS

about 6150 m

RECOMMENDED PROTECTOR

Full face helmet, Elbowpad, Back guard

TOTAL DAYS

5 days

ELEVATION MAX

560 m

TOTAL NIGHTS

4 nights

ELEVATION MIN

0 m

WATER

Normal

Finale Ligure

DESCRIPTION

We will begin this adventure riding our mountain bike on the trails of the . The first two trails are on the woods of the promontory of Caprazoppa, the first one is quite steep and technical, whereas the second one is more easier.

Go back in Finale Ligure and after the lunch we will pedal uphill on the Ponti Romani trail up to Le Manie where start the last trail of the day. We will go downhill on a super panoramic trail over the sea. At the end of the day we will take the train to go to Varazze where we will spend the night.

DISTANCE
ELEVATION GAIN
ELEVATION LOSS
WATER

about 55 km

about 1250 m

about 1250 m

Normal

Varazze

DESCRIPTION

Varazze has the most panoramic trail of the tour, we will have to pedal uphill, our mountain bike, three times on the same road, but it is worth because this trails are amazing and various. The first one is the longest and the most particular, indeed is characterized by a flow latch. The second is the most technical, but not so hard, it is quite steep and rocky.

The last one is a mixture between the firs and the second, it is not steep, but it is rocky and very panoramic, indeed it has breath-taking panoramas on the sea. At the end of the day we will take the train to go to Santa Margherita Ligure or Rapallo where we will spend the night.

DISTANCE
ELEVATION GAIN
ELEVATION LOSS
WATER

about 48 km

about 1350 m

about 1350 m

Normal

Park of Portofino

DESCRIPTION

We will spend all day up and down, with our mountain bike, on the wonderful park of Portofino. We will pedal uphill two times on the same secondary road, with amazing panoramas on the Tigulio gulf, and on a forest road in the woods, instead the other uphill is short and in the wood too. The first stage of the day is flow, steep, but not technical.

The second one is super fun, the first and last sectors are flow, fast and there are several jumps and high banked curves, instead the central section is a little bit technical and rocky. The last stage of the day is the most technical in the park of Portofino, it is steep and rocky, but there are some flow sections. At the end of the day we will take the train to go to Chiavari where we will spend the night.

DISTANCE
ELEVATION GAIN
ELEVATION LOSS
WATER

about 37 km

about 1250 m

about 1250 m

Normal

Chiavari

DESCRIPTION

The day will begin pedaling uphill on a secondary road, with amazing panoramas on the sea, up to San Bartolomeo di Leivi. From here we will ride our mountain bike on a single track, the first section is easy and flat, than there is a flow downhill with some rocks and jumps, instead the last section is quite steep and technical. From the end of the downhill we will pedal uphill again on a secondary road up to the highest point of the day from where we will go downhill. This trail is very nice, there are flow sections and rocky sections, but the central one is the most technical section of the trail, instead at the end there are several 180 degrees turns.

From the end of this trail we will pedal uphill on secondary road, than we will ride our mountain bike on a mule track: the first section is downhill whereas the second one is flat. At the end of this trail begins the last downhill of the day: a flow trail with some rocky section and a lot of 180 degrees turns. Arrived at the seaside we will take the train to Sestri Levante where we will spend the night.

DISTANCE
ELEVATION GAIN
ELEVATION LOSS
WATER

about 32 km

about 1050 m

about 1050 m

Insufficient

Sestri Levante

DESCRIPTION

Here we are at the last three stages of the mountain bike tour. These trails are characterized by rock and breath-taking panoramas on the sea. The first trail of the day begins in Colle del Lago and after a latch, a rocky section and a flow line in the Mediterranean scrub ends in Trigoso. From here we will pedal, first to Sestri Levante, then up to Località Selva where start the other two trails.

The second stage of the day is flow in the first part and rocky in the last section. At the end of the trail we will pedal again up to Località Selva for the last downhill of the tour. This trail is one of the most beautiful trail of the tour, it is quite steep, rocky and super panoramic. At the end of the day we will take the train to go back to Finale Ligure where we will have the end tour aperitif.

DISTANCE
ELEVATION GAIN
ELEVATION LOSS
WATER

about 39 km

about 1250 m

about 1250 m

Insufficient

PRICE

Starting from 930€

PRICE INCLUDED

  • Guide
  • Insurance
  • N. 4 Half board at the hotel in a double room (beverages are not included – single room on request)
  • N. 5 Packed lunch
  • N. 5 Train tickets
  • N. 5 Aperitif (soft drink for the underages)

SHUTTLE EXTRA PRICE MIN. 4 BIKERS

240€

SHUTTLE EXTRA PRICE INCLUDED

  • N. 5 transfer
  • Max 7 uphill per day