Classic ascents like Ghisallo, the ‘Sormano’s wall’, reaching a gradient of 25%, a full loop round the lake, plus many other legendary routes from ‘Giro di Lombardia’.
Lake Como offers cyclists plenty of possibilities, passing across typical Italian villages, by grandiose Villas , or along miles of wild stretches interspersed by imposing cliffs , always maintaining stunning views over the lake and surrounding mountains.
A classic itinerary is ‘Il Ghisallino’, starting from Bellagio you will ride along Lake Como and then climb up to the famous Sanctuary of ‘Madonna del Ghisallo’, the patron saint of cyclists. Here you will see the historical bicycles of great cyclists such as Coppi, Bartali, Moser and other champions. From here on enjoy the freedom and the thrill of a long descent with beautiful views of the lake!
Distance: 34 km ; Altitude gain: +700 m. Pedaling time: about 3 hours.
If you haven’t got a bicycle, just let us know and we’ll help to provide you with a classic ‘Bianchi’!
Price 20€ per person (minimum 6 people) (excluding bike rental)
for smaller groups we can agree on a fee.