Discovering the Dolomites with Alessandro Ballan

Trentino-South Tyrol - IT
  • From 750 €
  • Holiday type Bicycle holiday - Road bike
  • Duration 4 days
  • Difficulty Level Media

Four days in the company of a world champion, Alessandro Ballan, who will guide you to discover some of the most famous passes in the history of cycling.
San Pellegrino, Sella, Pordoi, Fedaia and Valles are just some of the challenges that will make this adventure unforgettable, along with the exceptional accommodation and typical products of an area, the Dolomites, so unique that it was declared a Unesco World Heritage Site in 2009.

The ideal opportunity for all two-wheeled enthusiasts who want an unforgettable experience, but also a great opportunity for companies who want to distinguish themselves by organising an exclusive team-building event.

Included and Not Included Services

  • Accommodation in double room

  • Meals: Full board with water and wine with meals from dinner on the first day to breakfast on the last day

  • All activities included in the itinerary

  • Tour leader

  • Sport nutrition

  • Event jersey from Alé Cycling

  • Insurance

  • Beverages ordered by guests in excess of the specified quantity will be charged to the guest

  • Bicycle and e-bike rental, upon reservation

  • Anything not expressly included in the price.

Day 1: Arrival at the San Pellegrino Pass

Arrival at the Hotel Cristallo, an exclusive alpine hotel located in the heart of the Dolomites, at the top of the San Pellegrino Pass. Following meet & greet with the team and briefing with world champion Alessandro Ballan, with presentation of programme and routes.
In the evening, aperitif with wine tasting and dinner at the Hotel Cristallo, savouring the food and wine delights of the Dolomites.

Day 2: Fedaia Pass and San Pellegrino (approx. 86 km, 2150 m +)

You will start the day with a tasty breakfast of local products, surrounded by the enchantment of the Dolomites, a Unesco World Heritage Site. You will then set off with Alessandro Ballan to discover two of the most famous Dolomite passes in the history of cycling, the Fedaia and the San Pellegrino.
You will stop in Alleghe, for a refreshing panoramic break where you can admire the enchantment of the lake and Mount Civetta, before setting off again on your bike and returning to the hotel.
After enjoying some relaxation in the hotel, with the possibility of accessing the SPA and regenerating with a sports massage, you will head for dinner in an exceptional location, immersed in the tranquillity of the Dolomites and situated in a hollow outside of time, the Fuciade Refuge.
In the evening return to the Hotel Cristallo by e-bike, for a small but memorable moonlight adventure.

Day 3: Sellaronda (approx. 91 km - 2500 m +)

After a hearty breakfast, you'll set off in the saddle with Alessandro Ballan along the roads of the Sellaronda, one of the best-known and most scenic cycling routes not only in the Dolomites, but in the entire world.
Lunch will be held at Miky's grill at Hotel Mesdì in Arabba and, once finished, you will head to Canazei to return to the hotel by minivan.
Relaxation at the hotel with access to the SPA and sports massage service. Dinner at Hotel Cristallo.

Day 4: Valles Pass and the Paneveggio Nature Park (54 km - 1600 m +)

Alessandro Ballan will accompany you today along a loop that will take you to discover the jewel of the Valles Pass and the Paneveggio natural park, before returning once again to the majesty of the San Pellegrino Pass. After a short break in Moena, you will tackle the last 12 km of climbing of this exciting three-day event.
After a lunch break in the Hotel Cristallo restaurant, you will have the opportunity to take the cable car up to Col Margherita for a coffee with a breathtaking view and final goodbye at high(issim)altitudes.

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Tour information

  • Duration 4 days
  • Difficulty Level Media
  • Distance 250 - 290 km