Self-guided tour on the ‘Via Claudia Augusta’ route. Mid May 2020.
Based on the model of previous the overseas BN tours, the 2020 trip will be cycling Austria (Innsbruck) to Northern Italy (Verona).
The cycling is on cyclepaths or lower traffic roads though smaller towns using – the Austrian/Italian segments of the ‘Via Claudia Augusta’ long distance cycle route – along on the Inn River in Austria and the Etsch – Adige rivers in Italy. Fortunately, the package includes a van shuttle on the Reschenpass / PassoResia between Austria and Italy.
This will be a Bike North private tour arranged through InnTour, a company based in Innsbruck https://www.inntour.at/en/ that specialise in the Via Claudia Augusta route, based on their Innsbruck to Verona ‘Classic’ trip but with an extra day for the train/cycle option to Bressanone (or a non-cycling day). Cycling effort averaging – 55km per day. The company offers a sportier tour the same route is available at 80km per day average over less days.
May 21st – 31st are the dates. We already have the minimum numbers, so the trip is confirmed to run. The list of participants will need to be emailed to the company in mid-September and deposits paid by 29th September. If you have a friend who wants to come – get them to join BN.
Trip includes 10 days, accommodation in 3 star motels , breakfast included. Luggage transport from hotel to hotel, Shuttle transfer over the pass from Landeck to Nauders. Maps/ travel papers | GPS-data available on request. Bike rental (21speed & saddle bag + tool kit) (Electric Bike option). Prices will be in keeping with this year’s prices quoted on the tour webpage though noting the we will have an additional days accommodation cost. If this interests you, checkout the information on the tour link, and email. firstname.lastname@example.org