STAGE 10 – Bolsena / San Quirico d’Orcia
This Stage start riding along the lake in the direction of Gradoli, the effort is rewarded with scenarios of Bolsena Lake. From here you get in the center of Etruscan lands, meeting the town of Pitigliano, a splendid borough of history with the peculiarity of being perched on a tufa ridge. On the path you will pass between the famous Sorano thermal baths and later, accompanied by the cicadas, you will cross the hills of Monte Amiata, encountering: Castles perched on the buttresses and streets completely immersed in nature. Then you will overpass the Radicofani pass, whose curls have been the scenes of epic battles in the car race “1000MIGLIA”. In the final you will find the hill where you can see the wonderful Pienza, ancient city and UNESCO heritage. Overtaking Pienza, with sweet slopes through vineyards and fields in an ecstasy of colors, you reach San Quiricod’Orcia, end of the stage.
Partial Distance 929 Km