Here, in the hills of Alta Maremma, one finds wonderful cycling tours going to the coast, the little town of Massa Marittima and the famous city of Siena. The beautiful rugged landscape with its ups and downs guarantees a wonderful cycling experience. The surroundings of Hotel Prategiano are considered a paradise for cyclists and a training camp for road cycling.
The countless panoramic views, small medieval villages and quiet roads give you the taste of Tuscany you always imagined. Our many exicting tours over hills and mountains are sure to strengthen your biking muscles. If you would like to cycle from hotel to hotel, we offer a transfer service for either you and your bikes, or just your bikes and luggage. At our bike hotel in Tuscany, you will find at your disposal a lockable room for bicycles and a washing and repair place. Help is always on hand for small repairs.
Assisted by detailed maps and GPS tracks, our staff will help you choose the routes that are right for you. Below are three of our favorite tours:
Cycling tour “San Galgano”: Hotel Prategiano - Montieri - Palazzetto - Abbey of San Galgano - Frassini - Chiusdino - Ciciano - Montieri: total elevation 850 m, 39 km: Highlights: stop at the river Merse, visit to one of the most famous abbey ruins of Italy "San Galgano", a small road with little traffic, crossing over fields and beautiful landscape, a break in the picturesque village of Chiusdino.
Cycling route “Anqua”: Hotel Prategiano - Montieri - Monterotondo - Castelnuovo - Anqua - Montieri: total elevation 1100 m, 62 km: Highlights: geothermal area at Castelnuovo, small road with little traffic, splendid countryside with many abandoned farms, Renaissance villa Anqua, stop at river Cecina
Cycle tour “Massa Marittima”: Hotel Prategiano - Montieri - Massa Marittima - Prata - Montieri: about 70 km. Highlights: visit to Massa Marittima with spectacular Cathedral and the most suggestive square of the Maremma Toscana, stop at the medieval village of Prata, beautiful fields and valleys.
Most of our clients come for cycling, mountain biking, horseback riding or walking. But our hotel is also an ideal starting point to discover famous art cities like Florence, Siena, Volterra, Massa Marittima, San Gimignano and Grosseto and to enjoy the relaxed atmosphere in the nearby small and authentic medieval villages. Your bike holidays here will certainly be a wonderful and unforgettable experience. You will certainly fall in love with this quaint region of Italy.