Mega Mediterranean Motorcycle Tour: Moto GP Italy, Monaco GP, Corsica, France
[May 27-June 11, 2020]

This Mega Tour packs two Grand Prix races, the Alps, Riviera, and Corsica.

You’ll see race action at the Formula 1 Monaco Grand Prix, Moto GP action at the Gran Premio d’Italia with nothing but fabulous riding for the duration of the tour.

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Description

Take to the Alps and ride across the historic Route des Grandes Alpes all the way to Monaco. After you’ll discover Corsica, the best riding in the Mediterranean, and beautiful Tuscany.
When you’re not having a blast on the bike, you’ll be savoring some of the best cuisine in France & Italy. If that doesn’t do it for you, there’s plenty of race action to take in, as well as vintage wines to sample.
In one tour, you’ll tick so many boxes on your bucket list.

Tour Summary

Total Distance: 3.700 km
Daily Ride Time: 5-7
Skill Level: Experienced
Solo Prices from: € 5,000
Couple Prices From: € 6,100

Tour Schedule

What's Included:

Motorcycle & Insurance
15 Nights Accommodations
Breakfasts & 2 Dinners
Luggage Van (min 6 riders)
Ferry Tickets

Day 1 Best Motorcycle Tour Italy

Meeting

Mega Mediterranean Motorcycle Tour evening meeting, cocktails & dinner.

Day 2 Best Motorcycle Tour Italy

Grenoble -> Barcelonette

Distance: 280 km Time: 6-7 Date:

Today’s ride takes us to Barcelonnette over famous Alpine passes such as Alpe d'Huez, Galibier & Lautaret. These challenging passes have been featured numerous times on the Tour de France. Luckily we don't have to pedal our way to the tops. You'll be rewarded with amazing views of surrounding alpine peaks & valleys.

Day 3 Best Motorcycle Tour Italy

Barcelonnette->French Riviera

Distance: 275 km Time: 6-7 Date:

Today’s ride takes us to the Riviera over passes like the Col de la Bonnette (highest paved alpine road) & Col de Turini (regular on the Rally de Monte Carlo). As if these passes weren't reward enough we'll finish the day on the French Riviera.

Day 4

Monaco Grand Prix

Today you'll get to see Monaco Grand Prix practice & qualifying. Not much of a fan, then try your luck at the classy casino, or people watch on the Riviera. In the evening we'll board a ferry and head to Corsica.

Day 5

Calvi->Ajaccio

Distance: 240KM Time: 5 Date:

Today, we'll disembark and begin our Corsican adventure,. Our destination Ajaccio is the birthplace of the Emperor himself, Napoleon Bonaparte. Rich in history dating back to the Genoese in the Middle Ages and Antiquity, over the next few days you'll understand why Corsica was a highly disputed island.

Day 6 CorsicaMotorcycle Tour

Ajaccio->Bonifacio

Distance: 160 km Time: 6 Date:

You'll admire the geographic diversity the island has to offer. Corsica has been spared from over development that has wrecked other Mediterranean coasts. Much of what you see hasn't changed for centuries. Certainly you'll enjoy the ride as we pass from coast to forest to mountain to canyon. There's a good reason it's known as 'ile de la beaute' (the island of beauty).

Day 7 Corsica Motorcycle Tour

Bonifacio->Arrive Corte

Distance: 200 km Time: 6-7 Date:

Perched on a rocky outcrop, the citadel of Corte is something to behold. If you like twisties and turns, you'll definitely love the riding in Corsica.

Day 8

Corte-Bastia-Livorno

Distance: 260 km Time: 7 Date:

Today you'll ride around the Cap Corse (the cape of Corsica), the ride is spectacular. Views of the sea, beaches, coastline, medieval guard towers all the way to Bastia the other major city of Corsica. From Bastia you'll take a ferry to Livorno, Italy.

Day 9 Tuscany Motorcycle Tour

Sienna

Distance: 240km Time: 6 Date:

Today you can visit beautiful Siena. Loaded with history & charm, you'll marvel at the architecture, the piazzas, get lost in the pedestrian streets. Enjoy some fantastic food and a gelato.

Day 10

Florence

Distance: 180 km Time: 3.5 Date:

Spend some time visiting Florence. Admire the beauty in the buildings, fountains, cathedrals & shops.

Day 11 Tuscany Motorcycle Tour

Moto GP Qualifying

Distance: 180 km Time: 3 Date:

Today you can watch qualifying or go sightseeing or do a ride out.

Day 12 Tuscany Motorcycle Tour

Moto GP Race Day

Distance: 200 km Time: 4.5 Date:

Today is race day. Check out the excitement of Moto GP race action. Following the race, we'll ride to Pietrasanta on the Mediterranean Coast.

Day 13 Best Italy Motorcycle Tour

Pietrasanta-Cinque Terre-

Today you'll get to visit the storied coastal villages of Cinque Terre. These villages built into the mountains are a testament to human ingenuity, natural beauty, exquisite gastronomy & respect for the environment. Plenty of time to relax and take in these magnificient wonders. You'll stare amazed at each village, having their own distince charm & character. Surely you'll want to try the local specialties: "pesto" & "sciacchetrà" extracted from the cliffs that plunge perilously into the transparent & colorful waters of the Mediterranean.

Day 14

Cinque Terre->Cuneo

Distance: 240KM Time: 5 Date:

Today you'll enter the rugged Piedmont region of Italy at the foot of the Alps.

Day 15

Cuneo->Grenoble

For the finale, a trip over the Alps back into France.

Day 16

Departure Day

Wow, what an adventure that was. Sadly we must say good-bye, or rather see you next year for another epic ride.

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Additional information

Participants

Solo, Duo

Preferred Motorcycle:

BMW F800 GT, BMW R1200 RS, BMW R1200 RT, BMW R1200 GS, BMW K1600 GTL, BMW S1000 XR, Harley Davidson & Other Brands (you supply the bike)

Occupancy

Shared Room, Private Room