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Umbria by Bike

Assisi, Assisi, Italy
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Umbria by Bike and an Italian experience

This tour had been recommended by several friends. After two weeks in Umbria, this was the best... read more

Reviewed 19 April 2017
Layton, Utah
Truly a treasured day of my vacation

Francisco's Umbria bike tour a must on your list! His family and Francisco were amazing hosts and... read more

Reviewed 27 December 2016
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Reviewed 19 April 2017

This tour had been recommended by several friends. After two weeks in Umbria, this was the best day we spent. My wife and I were ready for a leisurely bike ride around the flat country near Assissi with what we assumed would be a large...More

Thank Tombhs
Reviewed 27 December 2016

Francisco's Umbria bike tour a must on your list! His family and Francisco were amazing hosts and the bike ride was one small piece of the day! They shared their homes, life, and love for Umbria with us. Thank you for a true experience of...More

Thank Trudtravel
Reviewed 19 October 2016

This experience was so much more than a bike tour. It was an amazing culture experience. Francesco and his parent were warm and welcoming. They invited us into their home and served us a great breakfast. Maria was the typical Italian mother who was so...More

2  Thank Lisa S
Reviewed 12 July 2016

I contacted Francesco about a bike ride through Umbria with 7 of my friends of varying fitness levels. He chose a bike route that was stunning and fun as well as within the ability of my group. In addition to a fabulous bike ride, we...More

2  Thank Laura L
Reviewed 25 June 2016

My wife and I, along with our two daughters ages 7 and 9 hired Francesco for a half-day bike tour. What we got was so much more! Francesco was very thorough in making sure we were safe and comfortable. As requested, he took us on...More

Thank TravelingFool2000
Reviewed 20 June 2016 via mobile

What an amazing day we have just had. Luca and Renata are such warm , welcoming people who we felt instantly comfortable with. One of us had virtually no motorbike experience but with Luca's confident assesment that all would be fine...we both rented bikes-and boy...More

Thank Kirsty B
Reviewed 26 May 2016

I contacted Francesco about a family bike tour, but since our kids were so small (between 1 and 5) he advised that a bike tour would not be so safe for them. Instead he offered to do a 'farm tour' and lunch. We met at...More

Thank Nicole O
Reviewed 4 November 2015

This is a must do for anyone visiting the Umbrian valley. Francesco was a superb bike guide, bringing us on a 30 kilometer bike tour using roads that were both leisurely and beautiful. Francesco's family was incredibly welcoming as well. His mother made us a...More

Thank Larry G
Reviewed 28 October 2015

Biking with Francesco gives you great exercise, and an up-close feel for the Umbrian countryside but most importantly an opportunity to hang out with warm Italian people. Francesco is a great guide and will tailor your trip to your wants and needs. We traveled on...More

1  Thank julia158
Reviewed 18 October 2015 via mobile

You will not be disappointed. We had an amazing day with Francesco and his wonderful warm family. We had a mixed age group with a 20 year old, 50's, 60's and 70's. Francesco accommodated our group and was professional and courteous. The ride was beautiful...More

Thank AJ B
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My family is visiting Umbria this spring and would love to book a family friendly bike tour. How to we get in touch with Francesco?
24 January 2017|
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I am in Florida and will be in Umbria next May. I have sent several emails to Francesco in the last week but no response. How did people contact him to arrange bike day trips?
21 December 2016|
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Do you have room for a couple to do a tour in the morning. John and Donna.
23 September 2016|
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