Bike Tourism in Lunigiana
The territory of Lunigiana is perfect to be explored by bike: there are trails suitable for both touring bike and mountain bike, but you can also choose to cycle along the ancient Via Francigena.
A natural landscape of incredible beauty, you ride in the nature of the Apuan Alps to the west and of the Apennines to the east. Between these two mountain ranges there are beautiful villages rich in art, culture and traditions.
Bike tourism in Lunigiana is a recent fact, but the territory already offers numerous services for all bikers who come to visit as the rental of electric bikes and guided tours to discover the most beautiful places.
The best routes, which satisfy both the desire to sport that the tourist curiosity of avid buke tourists, are those directed to the many castles in the area. As border land between Tuscany, Liguria and Emilia-Romagna, in Lunigiana were built many fortresses that still today are used by local governments, others are now reduced to ruins or transformed into a museum.
Cycling through medieval villages almost intact on the back streets in the countryside will surely make you hungry so taste the culinary specialties of the area: cold meats, honey, olive oil and wine.