Gran Fondo Campagnolo Roma 2014
10th to 13th October 2014
The Gran Fondo Campagnolo Roma is a fantastic celebration of cycling in the eternal city of Rome. This is your chance to participate in a weekend festival of cycling on the 12th of October 2014.
The latest addition to our series of city cycling Gran Fondos and Cyclo Sportives. City breaks with a difference, you now have the Gran Fondo New York, the Ride London 100 and the Gran Fondo Roma to choose from.
The Gran Fondo Campagnolo Roma will take you from the start at the Terme di Caracalla up to the Castelli through the Colosseo, Via dei Fori Imperiali, Quirinale and Piazza di Spagna. You will be riding through history.
Weekend travel packages to this fantastic event are now available...
Planned itinerary for the 2014 event:
Friday 10 October - Arrival day
Arrange your own flight to Rome's main airport; Rome Leonardo da Vinci or also called Fiumicino. We are doing 3 airport transfers from the airport to the hotel at 12.00, 15.00 and 18.00. Please let us know your flight time in advance so we can ensure that we are expecting you at the right time.
N.B Transfers are not included in the package price, they are available to book as an added extra at £80 each
We will be staying at the centrally located Hotel delle Muse within easy reach of all of Rome's main tourist attractions and more importantly the start and finish of the Gran Fondo Roma.
Saturday 11 October - Registration and expo day
After breakfast you will have time to build your bike for tomorrow's event and have a test ride. You can either take the various options of public transport to the expo area at the Terme di Caracalla or you can ride there from the hotel.
The event's dedicated village is in the start/finish area at the Terme di Caracalla which is about 6.5km away from our hotel.
There are various dedicated areas for different side-events which include:
- Expo and bike test areas
- Various sports exhibitions
- Sporting goods and stands of bike manufacturers
There is also a vintage bike area.
The evening will be at leisure to sample some of Rome's many outstanding restaurants.
Sunday 12 October - Race day
The day of the 2014 Gran Fondo Campagnolo Roma. You will line up with many thousands of cycling fans to ride through Rome and all of its historical sites like the Castelli through the Colosseo, Via dei Fori Imperiali, Quirinale and Piazza di Spagna. You will be riding through history.
After the finish, you can ride the short distance back to the hotel and again the evening is at leisure to eat out.
Monday 13 October - Departure day
If you have booked airport transfers, we will run several different departure transfers back to the airport. Please let us know your departure time so we can arrange to get you back to the airport at the right time. Please book flights for after 12pm.
Price: £349 (Based on double occupancy of a twin room)
Single Room Supplement: £139 (Based on the single occupancy of a double or twin room)
- The option to buy a guaranteed entry to the 2014 Gran Fondo Roma
- 3 nights on bed and breakfast basis at the 3 star Hotel delle Muse
- Bike storage at the hotel
- A Sports Tours International cycling jersey
- Services of a Sports Tours International representative
What's not Included?
- Airport transfers from Rome Leonardo da Vinci airport (available to book as an added extra for £80)
- Travel insurance
- Hotel extras
- The entry
Guaranteed entry for Men: £45 (Early bird discount until 31st December!)
Guaranteed entry for Women: £40
Deposit Required: £100 plus entry fee (not refundable)
HOW TO BOOK:
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At time of booking we require a non-refundable deposit of £100 per person. The balance of your travel package must be paid, at the latest, 12 weeks before departure to avoid the cancellation of your trip.
Visas are not required to enter Italy. You need a passport to enter Italy. As a British passport holder you may stay as a visitor for three months.
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You will need to bring with you a signed medical certificate in order to compete in the Gran Fondo Roma 2014.
For details of insurance for the our travel packages, please visit our insurance page. There is additional information about our other Concierge Services on our special web page.