Colnago Cycling Festival

May 14th, 2017

Tour Info

  • CATEGORY:  granfondo of the world
  • DATES: May 14, 2017
  • NIGHTS: 1, 2 or more
  • HOTEL CATEGORY: 3 stars, 3 stars sup. or 4 star
  • MEAL PLAN: Bed & Breakfast

PRICE:

on request

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Tour Details

Come and join us at one of the greatest cycling event in Italy

The bike friendly lakeside town of Desenzano del Garda, home of the Granfondo Colnago and all related events for years, will once again host thousands of bike lovers in a long weekend with a very rich program. Come and join us in Desenzano from May 12nd to 14th, 2017, for 3 days of Colnago Cycling Festival!

3.000 entries for the main event, The Colnago Marathon, a circuit along Lake Garda, with 2 courses to choose: the Gran Fondo, long course, of 100 miles, and the Medio Fondo, medium course, of 70 miles, as well as the kids’ event and all the appointments for those who would rather discover the beauty of the lake Garda landscapes than fight during the race.

Many interesting news coming from Sir Ernesto Colnago, who has just turned 85, patron of the event and honorary citizen of Desenzano del Garda, to make these 3 days unforgettable for all those who love cycling.

Ernesto Colnago explains: «I expect to see families coming from many different nations, people who want to ride, have fun and discover one of the best places of our country. Colnago is known worldwide, the Colnago Cycling Festival it is becoming year after year popular aroud the world. After more than 60 years with a company that has been able to celebrate 18 Olympic victories and 52 world championships, I am happy to spend three days with friends and fans. Shake their hands, take a picture or answer a request for autograph of guys who share my same love for the bicycle gratifies me. Let the show begin!».

IMPORTANT NOTICE: Bike Division - as Official Partner of the Colnago Cycling Festival  - can guarantee you the registration to the event with the start from a privileged position: you'll get your  bib number within #200 and #500.
Bike Division staff is happy to meet you at Colnago Cycling Festival 2017!

As specialized tour operator our aim is to create perfect packages for all needs. If you book your stay and other services with us you’ll get a few advantages:

  • Privileged grid, numbers from 200 to 500;
  • Division Bike Tour Operator customized Backpack
  • Guided rides with our co-founder and ex pro athlete Andrea Tonti in Desenzano's surrondings
  • Bike Division Aperitif on Saturday Afternoon
  • Mechanical Bike check up on Saturday, before the ride, at our stand at the Colnago Cycling Festival Expo

You’ll find accommodation packages that meet your needs in terms of length of stay and hotel category.

2 or more NIGHTS PACKAGE, includes:
  • Official entry to the race, including privileged grid, with bib number from # 200 to # 500
  • B&B treatment
  • Bike Division Aperitif on Saturday afternoon
  • Bike tour around of Desenzano del Garda with Andrea Tonti on Saturday Morning
  • Bike Division Tour Operator customized Backpack
  • Mechanical Bike check up on Saturday, before the ride, at our stand at the Colnago Cycling Festival Expo
1 NIGHTS PACKAGE, includes:
  • Official entry to the race, including privileged grid, with bib number from # 200 to # 500
  • B&B treatment
  • Bike Division Aperitif on Saturday afternoon
  • Bike Division Tour Operator customized Backpack
  • Mechanical Bike check up on Saturday, before the ride, at our stand at the Colnago Cycling Festival Expo
Not included:
  •  AirFares and bike transportation
  •  Travel insurance
Additional services
  • 3*/3*sup/4* hotels available from May 12nd to 14th (additional nights can be booked anytime)
  • Discount on entrance for the amusement park Gardaland
Long Course

Total Lenght: 100 miles/159 km - Altitude Gain: 1,270 miles / 2.044 mt

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Medium Course

70 miles/110 km - Altitude Gain: 0,86 miles/1.384 mt

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