Cycling in Mendrisiotto to discover wine.
We suggest you to discover the region of Ticino with the most vineyards: the Mendrisiotto!
A new version of Bike'n'Wine to get to know the Mendrisiotto and its wines while pedalling. Come and discover Switzerland's southernmost valley together with the friendly Mendrisiotto Terroir team.
The meeting point is at the Borgovecchio SA headquarters in Balerna and after a short minibus ride to Scudellate in the Muggio Valley, you can discover the Albergo Diffuso del Monte Generoso project, which was launched last year.
Are you ready to go? 1...2...3... get on your flaming bike and ride with your guide to Cabbio where you can taste the delicious wines of Cantina Cavallini. The tour then continues through picturesque landscapes to Bruzzella where you'll visit the still working mill and where you can try some local delicacies while listening to stories of local life and learning about some of the region's traditions.
The last stop of the tour before returning to Balerna is at the typical Grotto Ticinese "Del Tiro" in Caneggio.
Starting point: Mendrisiottoterroir c/o Borgovecchio SA, Via Sottobisio 5, 6828 Balerna
How to get there: Borgovecchio SA is easily accessible by train. Balerna Train Station is only 300 meters away. Otherwise you can reach this place by car, there is a big space to park.
Planned dates: 16.04 / 07.05 / 18.06 / 30.07 / 15.10
Starting Time: 13:30
Number of participants: min. 6 - max. 16 people
Distance: 11 km
Duration: approximately 5 hours
Difficulty level: easy
Included on the price: bike, helmet, guide, visit of 2 cellars / Bruzella Mill, Albergo Diffuso del Monte Generoso, tasting of wines of the region, aperitif with typical products of Mendrisiotto and Basso Ceresio
The necessary to take with you: comfortable clothes, sport shoes, sunscreen, camera
Price: CHF 130.- per person
Means of payment: make the payment within one week before the date of the tour:
Banca Raiffeisen Morbio-Vacallo
IBAN CH46 8029 0000 0024 6918 8 Bic/Swift RAIFCH22290
Ref. MendrisiottoTerroir - Bike'n'Wine + date of the tour
Booking: +41 91 697 63 41 or [email protected], the booking is welcome a week earlier
On demand: it’s possible to do the tour outside the supposed dates with an advance of 2 weeks
In case of bad weather the tour will be unfortunately cancelled. You will be notified the day before and refunded as soon as possible.
- OPENING Sat: 14:45
- CATEGORIES Enogastronomy