• One 4 Star and one 3 Star cycling friendly hotels, the 4 Star located only 3 kilometers from the city of Noto and the 3 Star in the heart of Ragusa Ibla, both villages named UNESCO World Heritage Sites in 2002.
  • Per person double occupancy room for 10 nights.
  • Daily continental Sicilian breakfast.
  • Dinner at the 4 Star hotel near Noto on 5 evenings to include 3 courses plus wine, water, and dessert. A daily vegetarian selection will also be available, and there will be no meal repeats during our stay.
  • Dinner during our stay at the 3 Star hotel in Ragusa Ibla will be at restaurants selected by the Ride Director in or near the village of Ragusa Ibla. There will be 4 dinners provided during our stay in Ragusa Ibla or 9 dinners for the duration of the trip at both locations. Our first evening dinner in Ragusa Ibla will be on the day of our arrival after our ride from our hotel near Noto. However, dinner on the evening of our day off, our second day in Ragusa Ibla, will be on your own in the village of Ragusa Ibla.
  • Daily business meeting and Happy Hour prior to dinner.
  • Exclusive website for accepted participants only which will provide GPS tracks, maps and much more information about the ride and sight seeing opportunities in the area. Maps, route sheets and GPS tracks of the suggested daily cycling routes will be available at that time. The website will be available approximately 6 months in advance of departure.
  • Transfer of your luggage from our first hotel near Noto to our hotel in Ragusa Ibla.  We will ride from Noto to Ragusa Ibla on cycling day 5.
  • Aid station at a very scenic overlook about halfway between our two hotels during the ride to Ragusa Ibla. Water, cookies, chocolate, etc. will be provided.
  • Pickup and drop off at the Catania, Sicily airport. Dates and times are outlined below. Arrivals and departures should be planned accordingly. Travel time to the hotel near Noto from the Catania airport is approximately 1 hour, while 1 hour and 30 minutes is required to travel to the Catania airport from Ragusa Ibla.
  • Pickup Date/Time: Departure from Catania airport to our hotel near Noto will be Sunday, April 26, 2020 (Section 1) or Saturday, May 23, 2020 (Section 2) at 4:00PM arriving at the hotel about 5:00PM.
  • Drop Off Date/Time:  Departure from our hotel in Ragusa Ibla to the Catania airport will be Wednesday, May 6, 2020 (Section 1) or Tuesday, June 2, 2020 (Section 2) at 7:30AM arriving at the Catania airport about 9:00AM.
  • Pickup and drop off will include you, your luggage and bike case (if applicable).
  • Bike rental coordination and assistance.
  • Hotel gratuities for front desk, restaurant and maid service personnel at each hotel.
  • Luggage transfers during entry to and exit from the hotels.
  • Complementary wifi.
  • Secure bike storage.