Italy

Venetian delights featured
By Sarah Dean
In May 2018, I took a girls’ cycling trip with four friends. With varying commitments, we wanted a short break trip to an easy to get to destination, leisurely rides, great scenery and importantly, wonderful cuisine. The four-night Venetian Delights tour fitted the bill perfectly!
Cycling holidays Europe's lakes
By Ben Corke
Europe is home to some of the world's finest lake cycle routes, which have a lot to offer anyone looking for a relaxed cycling holiday. As you pedal, you'll enjoy spectacular scenery ranging from pretty vineyards and lakefront beaches to green valleys and historic towns.
By Ben Corke
Europe is home to some of the world’s best cycle paths, providing relaxed cycling along well-surfaced terrain. Whether you're new to cycle touring, or a seasoned cyclist that needs some inspiration, we're sure that you'll find what you're looking for on one of these cycle paths.
Tuscany landscape Italy
By Ben Corke
A jewel of the Mediterranean, Italy is home to some of the world's best food, art and architecture. We think it ticks almost every box as a fantastic destination for a cycling trip.
Tuscany hotel pool
By Ben Corke
Cycling holidays are all about being active, enjoying the sights and sounds of your destination as you ride. However, it's always nice to have a relaxing end to a satisfying day in the saddle and what better way than with a soothing dip in a pool, or some well-deserved time in a spa.
Castle in Tirol
By Ben Corke

September and October are possibly our favourite months of the year for a cycling holiday. Routes are beginning to get less busy after the summer rush, temperatures are more comfortable and attractions are quieter than in the middle of summer.

Cycling Lake Garda Family
By Rachael Wilson
Easy cycling, pizza, pasta and gelato galore, vineyards, a safari park and lake swimming under azure skies – what more could you ask for on a family cycling holiday?
Cycling weekend team
By Ben Corke
In March, team members from both Freedom Treks and sister company Ski Safari joined forces for a long weekend to discover what makes cycling in Italy so special.
tagliatelle al ragu © comune di bologna pasta
By Ben Corke
We think that a mix of leisurely rides, paired with tasty local food and delicious wine, makes the perfect recipe for a great cycling holiday! We have a range of tours for those who enjoy tasting regional delicacies and sampling unique tipples.
By Ben Corke

Cycling holidays aren’t just about miles in the saddle, our tours also feature lots to see and do along the way, with wonderful views to admire, regional cuisine to sample and local cultures to learn about.

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