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Fantastic route between Riccione and Cattolica

Fantastic route between Riccione and Cattolica

Stunning ride, starting on the coast of Riccione before heading inland and the beautiful Italian countryside.

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Sassofeltrio and San Marino

An interesting route comprising three climbs – Croce 5.8 Km av 2.8%, Montelicciano 6.4 Km av 5.2% and San Marino 3.9 Km av 3.5%.
The final climb to San Marino for a coffee stop rewards you with panoramic views down from a height of 648m of the surrounding countryside and mountains.
Having climbed for 50 Km the remaining 30 Km is nearly all down hill.

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Cycle Trip to Florence (Part Three)

Account of visiting Florence by bike (Part Three): Arrival and then return to Riccione

The Arrival

We negotiate one street after another until finally, as we come out of a narrow old street, we can see Giotto’s bell tower. It’s hard to describe its splendour and the amazement of all our cycling companions. We inch forward on our bikes between waves of tourists, who examine us with surprise and curiosity, guessing with some success at our particular VENTURE.

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Cycle Trip to Florence (Part Two)

The story continues of the bike trip to Florence… (Part Two)

Borgo Corsignano: The next stage organised by Stefano of the Hotel Dory, a Riccione bike hotel in Italy:
We finally reach Borgo Corsignano. It’s quite charming: a real fairy-tale place with beautiful lawns, huge trees, and carefully tended flowers and shrubs. The main farmhouse and villas which make up the settlement are all ready to welcome and treat their newly-arrived guests. The comfortable rooms, with their country-style furniture, attractive colours and warm lighting, make us feel spoilt the moment we arrive.

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The Story: Cycle Trip to Florence (Part One)

Cycle Trip to Florence (Part One): the enthusiasm, excitement and fatigue of Valter, one of the participants.


The Phone Call

Bartolo, the manager at Hotel Dory, a bike hotel italy, called me up and suggested going to Florence with a group of cyclists. I agreed enthusiastically.

The Adventure begins …

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Diary of a day spent cycling to Urbino

The account of a day spent in the saddle, with the impressions of our guide, Licia. This is how the Dory Bike HoteI organises its excursions.

There’s great excitement this morning at Hotel Dory, bike hotel riccione! Today is Tuesday, the day which will be entirely devoted to the “long circuit”: involving a route of102 kmfor the group known as “cappuccino light”,112 kmfor the “cappuccino” group,135 kmfor the “cappuccino super” group, and146 kmfor the “limoncino” group.

So each individual cyclist can choose the itinerary most suited to his level of training, indeed the four options are also categorised according to your average speed.

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Do you ask for racing bikes? We answer you Scott!

Do you need a racing bike in Riccione?

Call on the 1st test center Scott of Italy.

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A pedalling in Romagna, a pedalling in Tuscany

Are you looking for a bike tour in Tuscany?

Come to Romagna!

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Are you a “pleasure-loving” cyclist?

From 2 years Hotel Dory have been organized cycling holiday for “pleasure-loving” cyclists.

We called it Bikeness®, discover what is about.

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We are waiting for you in Riccione!

If your heart beats for cyclism and you’re looking for an unforgettable holiday, you’ve found the right place for you!

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