East Elba E-bike Exploration | Challenging
East Elba loop
DISTANCE: 66.1 km (41 miles) | ELEVATION GAIN: 1695m (5561 feet)
Take the ferry boat in Piombino Marittima at the indicated schedule and meet with us at your arrival on the main port of Elba island, Portoferraio. After a safety briefing and a hands-on bike demo, get on you e-bike and start your adventure! Our carefully designed route will bring you on an exploration of the East side of the island where all the iron mines where once located.
We will ride on picturesque asphalted roads along the coast across quaint villages like Bagnaia, Nisporto, Cavo and Rio Marina before reaching the hilltop town of Rio Elba. Stop on the way for a well-deserved break and a scrumptious lunch in a local restaurant. After this rewarding break continue riding to Porto Azzurro. Explore the town on your own and go taste our best artisanal gelato before getting back on your bike for the last stretch of your trip. Finish riding once you get back to the port of Portoferraio.
Ferry boat from Piombino Marittima to Portoferraio (Elba island), round trip
Use of a quality Ebike
Equipment: helmet, lightweight backpack, map case, lock, patch kit
Safety briefing and bike fitting
Road book with directions, maps and cultural info
Phone support during the day
Lunch in a local restaurant
Parking in Piombino Marittima at port
Guide (possible to ask for a guide with supplement)
Extra drinks regarding to what’s included in the program
Quality and view
I had a blast!