Bici da stradaTwo days by Lake Maggiore and the Alpine Foothills (mountain bike and road bike)


Hotel Belvedere ***

Via Piave 11 - 21020 Ranco (Varese)
Phone +39 0331975260 - Fax +39 0331975773 -

“Belvedere” has belonged to the Merzagora family since 1865, initially a wine-bar, then a restaurant with rooms and now a hotel, an oasis of tranquillity and accuracy on the eastern shore of Lake Maggiore .

  Hotel Bike Services Services Photogallery Map Contacts   Packages  

From € 150 - Valid until 01/11/2017

Two days of cycling on legendary roads admiring breathtaking lakeland views.

Test your skills on the roads of the Varese 2008 World Championships and some stages from the Giro D’Italia, with rides to Sacro Monte (a UNESCO World Heritage Site) and the Campo dei Fiori astronomical observatory.

These are just some of the stunning places you can experience during your stay.

Detailed information about the routes (mileage, route profiles, and average times) will be provided by the bike manager upon your arrival so that you can choose which route best suits your fitness level. The bike manager will often accompany you during your tours.

If you wish, we can provide tickets to Expo 2015, which is about 30 minutes from our hotel.


The offer includes:

Welcome drinks

Briefing about the routes

A daily mechanical check

A bike cleaning service

Storage facilities for bikes with video surveillance and an alarm

A laundry service

Sports breakfast

Packed lunch containing a fruit tart, a sandwich, a banana and water

An energy snack 


Half-board accommodation with a double room

Additional services (booking and fee required)  

Opportunities to try local traditional produce along the route

An expert guide

First-rate bike hire

Sports massages  

Boat trips to the Borromean Islands

Visits to Varese’s historic villas

A visit to the Botanical Gardens in Pallanza (the finest in Europe)

Visits to local museums

  Request Availability