Road Biking Bliss: Explore Alta Badia and Conquer Dolomites Passes

Biking 14 Dolomites Passes in 4 days

Set out on a tailor-made Dolomites cycling expedition and discover the thrill of navigating breathtaking landscapes while pushing your limits.

Embark on a cycling journey with Giro d'Italia cyclists, traversing the breathtaking Passo Falzarego
  • Destination Alta Badia & Surrounding Valleys
  • Level of difficulty intermediate/difficult (e-bike option)
  • Duration 6 days / 5 nights
  • Guided or self-guided
  • Group Departures and flexible dates check Group departure dates
  • Sellaronda bike day - closed to traffic 08.06.2024 & 14.09.2024 roads closed from 8:30 am to 4:00 pm
  • Dolomites bike Day - closed to traffic 22.06.2024 - roads closed from 8.30 am to 14.30 pm
Day 1

Arrival in Alta Badia

Upon arrival, please check in independently at your hotel. Private airport transfers are available upon request. A trip briefing will be scheduled based on your arrival time.

3* Superior family-run Boutique Hotel, including breakfast.

Corvara in Alta Badia, the heart of the Dolomites
Day 2

4 passes: Sellaronda

Sellaronda: A Unique Round Trip Around the Sella Massif in the Dolomites. Discover approximately 26 kilometers of stunning, meticulously groomed slopes linking Val Gardena, Val Badia, Val di Fassa, and Arabba.

cycling time: 4:30 hours
length: 52,10 km
difference in level: + 1.591 m
difference in level: - 1.591 m
highest point: 2.245 m
lowest point: 1.518 m

Road bike cyclists exploring the Dolomite mountains
Day 3

2 Passes: Passo Gardena & Puez Natural Park (difficult)

Embark on a captivating bike tour today, descending through the picturesque Val Gardena, renowned for its rich woodcarving tradition. Start from an elevation of 523 meters, pedal your way up to 2006 meters, immersing yourself in the breathtaking landscapes of the Natural Park of Puez-Odle.

cycling time: 7 hours
length: 113,80 km
difference in level: + 2.911 m
difference in level: -2.911 m
highest point: 2.122 m
lowest point: 519 m

Italy hiking destinations: Panoramic trails in Puez-Odle National Park
Day 4

4 passes included Passo Giau

Embark on the extraordinary Giau Pass today: a must-experience for cyclists. Renowned among cyclists for its striking beauty and formidable challenge. A legendary feature of the Giro d'Italia, it tests riders with a 10.1 km stretch boasting an average gradient of 9.1%. Depart from your hotel to navigate this loop amidst the Dolomites mountains, reveling in diverse, breathtaking views.

cycling time: 5,30 hours
length: 77 km
difference in level: + 2.430 m
difference in level: - 2.430 m
highest point: 2.235 m
lowest point: 1.297 m

Cycling on the Dolomites Passes surrounded by the most beautiful mountain peaks
Day 5

Passo Fedaia (4 Passes) – difficult

The Fedaia Pass is a renowned destination for cycling enthusiasts, especially on its Venetian side. Nestled at the base of the Marmolada Glacier, the sole glacier in the Dolomites and affectionately dubbed "the Queen of the Dolomites," this pass promises scenic marvels and a formidable climb. Get ready for a cycling adventure combining nature's allure with conquering the Fedaia Pass.

cycling time: 7 hours
length: 87,3 km
difference in level: + 2.776 m
difference in level: - 2.756 m
highest point: 2.245 m
lowest point: 1.000 m

Hike, bike, or relax: Fedaia Lake offers stunning views of the Marmolada Glacier
Day 6


Departure on your own or private transfer on request.
If you wish to extend your stay in Italy, please inform us, and we will gladly arrange your extended Italian adventure.

Italian cycling: The legendary Passo Giau, featured in the Giro d'Italia
Power women cycling on Dolomites roads

Costs included

  • Local English-speaking professional bike guide for 4 guided days, 

  • 5-night accommodation at a 3*Family run hotel with half-board,  

  • Laundry service for cycling clothing,

  • Maps of the area,

  • Italian VAT and tourist taxes

Costs not included

Travel insurance, private airport transfers (on request), bike rental (on request), drinks, lunches, food & beverage during the excursions, souvenirs, private expenses, tips, and anything NOT mentioned in “costs included”.

Not included in the trip cost, but can be organized on request:

  • Bike rental

  • Transfers during the itinerary

  • in & out private airport transfers

  • helicopter transfers

  • holiday extensions

  • dinners at special locations

  • Via Ferrata experience with a local English-speaking UIAGM/IFMGA professional mountain guide

Additional information

Please be advised that all guided tours are subject to potential changes based on the following factors:

  • Weather conditions

  • The physical condition of each participant

  • Inadequate equipment or clothing for the excursion and prevailing weather conditions

Private tours on alternative dates

To have private tours on dates different from the group dates, contact us, and we will be happy to organize your vacation according to your interests.

Dates and availability

07 Jun 2024 - 12 Jun 2024 Still available
13 Sep 2024 - 18 Sep 2024 Still available
Cost per person for a guided trip:
2 persons - € 1.880,00/person
3 - 5 persons - € 1.580,00/person
up to 6 persons, cost on request

Cost per person for a self-guided trip:
min 2 persons - € 1.180,00/person

Please note that during the high season period of July and August, the cost may increase by 6% to 12% from the given price.