Rimini and along the Adriatic Coast, is a fantastic destination for a cycling holiday for several reasons. It is located in the Emilia-Romagna region of Italy, which is known for its beautiful countryside, rolling hills, and stunning coastline. This makes Rimini an ideal base for exploring the surrounding area on two wheels. The city also has a well-developed cycling infrastructure, with many dedicated cycle paths and lanes, making it easy and safe to explore the city and its surroundings by bike.

Rimini has a rich cycling history and culture, with several notable cycling events taking place in the area each year, such as the Granfondo Via del Sale and the Nove Colli. Finally, the city has plenty of bike-friendly accommodation options, including hotels that cater specifically to cyclists, with secure bike storage, bike rental services, and guided tours available. All in all, Rimini is an excellent choice for anyone looking to combine a love of cycling with a fantastic holiday experience.


Sample Itinerary

Day 1: Arrive in Italy     

Arrive in Italy. A private transfer can be booked to take you directly to your hotel. Airport transfers can be arranged with a trailer for bike boxes.

Once at your hotel, you will have available time to set up your bikes, or if renting a bike, a representative will meet you with the bikes at the reception area and help set these up correctly.

An evening meal can be booked at the hotel. Alternatively, we can advise on restaurants in town.                            

Day 2: Ride 1 - Ride to Forli

80 km, 250 metres elevation             









Day 3: Ride 2 - Nove Colli Corta

130 km, 2100 metres elevation        


Day 4: Ride 3 - San Marino Loop

89 km, 1500 metres elevation


Day 5: Depart for the UK   

Today you will be taken back by private transfer back to the airport for your return journey. Remember all our tours are bespoke and tailor made and we can alter any itinerary to suit you.  




All trips can include the following:  

  • Bike friendly accommodation, including breakfast (see below for hotel examples)
  • Evening meals at the hotel
  • Picnic lunches on ride
  • Private Airport Transfers (return) – subject to flights (3 hours each way from Milan)
  • Support vehicle with mechanical support 
  • High spec bike rental
  • GPX files and route information via an app
  • 24/7 support from the Bikecation office
  • TTA financial protection


Bike Hire

Add high spec bike hire to your cycling trip 

We have a range of incredible hire bikes to choose from which can be delivered to your chosen hotel. Our local team will help set your bikes up so all you have to do is enjoy your holiday. 

We advise bringing your own pedals and helmet but all extras are available to hire. 

All our bike hires include, a puncture repair kit, bottle and pump. 




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