Liguria, land of towering mountains and rolling hills
Thanks to its morphology made of mountains, high and rugged coastline, hills colored by the green Mediterranean scrub, Liguria offers the cyclist many opportunities to discover this land, trapped between the mountains and the sea, with both road bike especially by mountain bike.
The Cinque Terre and the Gulf of Poets, the Gulf of Tigullio, Genoa and the Gulf of Paradise, the Riviera delle Palme and the Riviera dei Fiori make up the famous coast of Liguria which stretches from Ameglia to Ventimiglia, for more than 300 km. Along this itinerary, spectacular for the beauty of its landscapes and seascapes, meet the most famous tourist resorts of Liguria: Portofino, Santa Margherita Ligure, Rapallo, Sestri Levante, with its enchanting Baia del Silenzio and Chiavari, a succession of extensive beaches, marinas and scenarios to explore.
Sanremo, named ‘the city of flowers’, is perhaps the most popular town in Liguria within the world of cycling because hosting the finish of the 'Milano-Sanremo', the Italian Classic of early spring.
Bordighera, Alassio, Varigotti and Laigueglia are some of the "gems" embedded in the ‘Riviera di Ponente’. And again, in front of Palmaria, Portovenere and Lerici with its medieval castle, its elegant villas and lush gardens. The woods of Liguria, with its centuries-old trees, real natural heritage, are an extraordinary offer for the mountainbike lovers. A real immersion in nature to get to know and experience the places where man, with love and dedication, managed to get from this land its best fruits.
Liguria's best 5 cycle paths Sanremo off road Sanremo and Imperia in mtb
MTB in the province of Savona Liguria's 5 best mtb paths