Family by bike: a fun day out for the whole family by e-bike to discover medieval villages, castles and beautiful landscapes in the Apennine National Park.
Depart from the beautiful Romanesque Church of Sorano in Filattiera, landmark along the pilgrimage route Via Francigena. Cycle along secondary roads to the medieval Malgrate Castle, with its imposing 25m tall tower commanding the whole valley of Lunigiana.
We continue towards the quaint village of Bagnone where we can stop for a walk along the arcades of its historic center and the charming “Ponte Vecchio”. When it’s season, stop to refresh in the pristine river Bagnone boasting spectacular natural pools.
Tour on request
This activity can be booked on request on a private basis.
For more info contact us.
Meeting: 9:30 Tourist Information Office Pieve di Sorano, Filattiera, Via Ponte Provinciale 64 (next to the Romanesque Church). Tour ends approx. 13:00.
Duration: half day
Difficulty: easy (19 Km) suitable for kids 1+ yrs old.
Price (min 8 people): 20 euro adults, 12 euro kids 4 – 12 yrs old, free under 3. Price includes English speaking tour guide, e-bike rental and kids accessories, Malgrate entry fee, insurance.
What is an e-bike
E-bikes are just as normal city or mountain bikes with a motor assistance helping you when pedalling. The more you pedal the more the electric motor will help you, making it possible for anybody, also those who are not particularly fit, to enjoy a cycling tour up and downhill.
Accessories for kids
Front or back baby seats (1-5 yrs old), trail-gator to attach to the parents’ bike (5-7 yrs old, max 30 kg of weight), 24″ e-bike (8-12 yrs old).