WHY WITH US
Combine your passions with a holiday. This is the best possible experience.
Where would we tourists like to go?
What would we cyclists like to see and live when pedaling on our bike?
It is thanks to our experience as travelers and cyclists that we have designed our itineraries and chosen our services. We offer what has amused us, what has given us joy and made our rides special.
Ital Cycling Bike Tours offers cycling holidays on our Lake Garda, throughout Italy and in the world.
On request, we customize experiences for cyclists of all levels: for road cyclists, for bikers, for cyclists on gravel and e-bikes.
We have created cycling academies that you can live together with the great champions of this sport: Valerio Agnoli, Alessandro Ballan, Claudio Chiappucci, Ivan Quaranta will propose original and exciting training weeks for you. With us you can learn about the secrets of cycling on road, dirt, track, or train for an amateur night race!
Our assistance service managed by the Colpack-Ballan professional team. You can use their bikes, the same Cinelli that the team has brought to success all over Europe; Colpack-Ballan's mechanics and suppoort vans will make you live a cycling experience at top level, as a true protagonist of a PRO team.
Our team of experienced holiday managers is part of our strength. Their availability and friendliness will brighten every moment of your holiday, whether it is to show you the sunset on the Amalfi Coast or to take you to taste Valdobbiadene best Prosecco.
The hotels we choose for you will meet your expectations of quality and service, throughout Italy, as well as at the North Cape or in Israel.
We also offer our services to companies involved in the cycling sector that want to develop business in active tourism.
Why choose Ital Cycling Bike Tours? Passion, Experience and Professionalism.
ITAL CYCLING Bike Tours. Live cycling as a champion!
A great team is made of of professional and competent guides but, first of all, its members are people of great human depth! We do this job guided by our passion and to have fun, we like to ride in company and introduce new roads and places to our guests. Our strength is our close-knit team, proud to represent Ital Cycling Bike Tours!
Owner of Ital Cycling Bike Tours and Italian E-bike Cycling School official tour guide. A competitive cyclist for over 15 years, he has raced about 150 Gran Fondo and several other kinds of other amateur road races throughout Northern Italy. As a race team member he has gained experience that he will try to transmit to you, such as his knowledge of the itineraries and the peculiarities of the routes where he regularly trains around Lake Garda. His interests and skills go beyond cycling as he has been a member of the Italian Golf Federation for some time and he has become fond of alpine skiing. The super-sporty Giuseppe is therefore happy to help you prepare your sports holiday!
Ital Cycling Bike Tours founder and cycling guide. He has developed a great experience as a travel agent and tour operator as well as being passionate about cycling both on and off-road. Among the many cycling trips he has made, his top experiences have been a trip to the North Cape, several tours with international tourists during the Giro d'Italia and the Tour de France. Highly committed to his passions and work , his experience stretch to enterprises consultancy. A sunny personality, very generous and friendly, Orlando likes to say that the journey is more important than the destination!
Marketing manager and events project manager, Federica has made her passion for sport, music and travelling her life: working around the world behind the scenes of the Olympic and Paralympic Games, Asian Games, Mediterranean Games, 1000Miglia, Milano Marathon, Reading Festival, Glastonbury Festival and Piedmont luxury tourism and business destinations. Outdoor sports lover, she has discovered cycling only in 2020, loving it so much to ride almost everyday, covering 3,000 Km in just six months and to have joined Ital Cycling Bike Tours team!
He is a cycle tour guide with an E-Bike guide diploma. Born Caprino Veronese, a town 7 km from the shores of Lake Garda and at the feet of Monte Baldo. For this reason, more than 20 years ago he became passionate of two wheels, and cycling has always been the sport he most loves and practices. Every year he takes part in Northern Italy hardest and most fascinating amateur competitions, and then devotes himself more to what is his second biggest passion: triathlon. In addition to being a guide, Christian runs an E-Bike rental shop. By gaining experience in the field, he has spent long periods abroad to better understand what tourists expect from us.
Cycling tour guide and tour guide for almost 20 years, Ivan's work comes from the union of two great and infinite passions: mountain biking and the love for his own territory, Monferrato. Creating new routes to be discovered is just as pleasant and stimulating as accompanying tourists by bike, an activity that he carries out in total safety, with the aim of always sharing a unique, pleasant and unforgettable experience.
For Ivan, accompanying a group is not only a pleasant outdoor activity but also a way to transmit his passion by "narrating” his territory millenary history, one pedal stroke after another.
“Madmax" for friends, he has always cultivated passions for cycling and skiing. After a career in multinational companies, he decides to collaborate with Ital Cycling and to devote himself to the Bike Tours and organization of trips, excursions and events, supporting those who love an active holiday and challenge themselves. Passionate about motorbikes and MTB guide, he has participated in several cycling competitions, in motorcycle tours and nautical cruises. He brings to the Team with his project management experience, organizational and communication skills developed during his professional career. Madmax motto? Mature but not rotten!
Lover of outdoor sports, skiing, motorcycling, , road cycling and MTB, with which he now travels about 10,000 km a year! On the bicycle he has transferred all his thirty years of experience as a travel manager and motorcycles tour leader. For Mauro the journey by bicycle, with its times, enriches even more than that on a motorbike! He planned and participated in great cycling trips to the North Cape, Greece and France, such as the Loire, Normandy and Brittany. Mauro is lways at work to study new itineraries and adventures.
Raffaele De Prizio
He was gymnast up to 18 years, he competed at a national level, he also practiced windsurfing and spearfishing for a few years; he’s skier since childhood and he’s amateur cyclist for over 25 years. He likes racing in Gran Fondo as well. He has acquired a great amount of experience in various bicycle maintenance and repair operations. In 2015 he drove the assistance van in a motorcyclists holidays to North Cape. After this experience he also returned to touring motorcycling and organizing holidays in Croatia, Greece, Germany, Sicily and the Dolomites, as well as daily tours.
Born in the ‘flat’ Denmark, Thomas has more than twenty years experience as a professional Tour Manager, creating and leading itineraries for high-level clients all over the world. His career highlights include leading groups to both the Tour de France and the Vuelta a España. He speaks eight languages and has travelled to 99 countries for work and leisure, often to run Marathons. History is his university education background, together with his experience as a tour guide, makes him especially suited to take care of the non-riders during our tours.
Claudia Padoan, cycling guide, lover of cycling, swimming and fitness. During her studies she dedicated herself to teaching swimming and then discovered her great passion for cycling and long climbs. She has been now practicing cycling for 10 years, competing in the most important cross-country skiing and granfondo circuits, covering about 35,000km a year. Claudia divides herself between cycling and sports massage. In the winter season she practices swimming and gravel bike rides. Her sunny personality always leads her to be positive, cheerful and smiling.
Nicola Dal Santo
Born in Villafranca di Verona, Nicola began competing as a cyclist at the age of 9. Nicknamed "Kaiser", he boasts twenty years of experience as a competitive cyclist competing as a professional for four seasons, both in Italy and abroad. Travelling and cycling are his two passions, therefore his fist steps into the world of cycling were natural. Now in the business for several years, Nicola boasts a strong experience as a cycling guide, where his passion and knowledge in cycling history make him the ideal person to discover the bicycle world.
Ian is a British Cycling and Training Peaks Qualified Coach, running his business, Rule 5 Cycling Coaching, for Cyclists, Triathletes and Runners globally, analyzing workout data to improve athletic performance. Sport has always played an important part in Ian’s life, as it is working with people and the interaction with an athlete, working together forms a huge focus in how Ian bounds with the clients. Coaching is about releasing an athlete’s potential not just through data, but through communication, teamwork and understanding.
Cyclist for more than twenty years, he started at a very young age where he did 7 years in the Fédération categories. The work led him to downsize in the amateur world where Andrea first started to win in uphill races and hill climbs, then he tried his hand at granfondo where he achieved many prestigious results including Nove Colli, Marcialonga, Italian championship and several podiums in the Marathon of the Dolomites. Hi passion for sport is so great that, in addition to the bike he is divided between running and hiking, which is why he is the right person to make you discover sport and its challenges as enthusiasts or agonist.