20 October 2019 –
MTB EXCURSION BETWEEN THE VILLAGES OF SABINA
With guided tour of the Archaeological Civic Museum and the Museum of Silence of Fara in Sabina
Visiting the villages of Sabina and its museums by mountain bike is truly a unique experience. Climb and descend along the streets of the historic centers, through breathtaking trails and nature trails.
Departure from Fara in Sabina in Via della Repubblica at 10 am with a tour inside the splendid alleys of the city. Leaving the historic center of Fara in Sabina, we will walk through woods, passing through secondary country roads until we reach the medieval village of Toffia.
Once in Toffia, the bike ride will continue inside the village until it reaches the Farfa river level, skirting it along a dirt road that will lead us to the Granica area.
The route will continue to the Tiber-Farfa Natural Oasis, a beautiful path full of trees, plants, vegetation and fauna.
Through the paved road we will ascend towards the village of Farfa, here we will stop for an unguided visit of the splendid Abbey (560 AD), jewel of the Sabina.
We will go back up by path or by paved road (depending on the level of fatigue of the participants) to return to Fara in Sabina and end our tour.
The return to Fara in Sabina is scheduled for 12.30-13.00, with a packed lunch waiting for you.
The MTB excursion will end with a guided tour of the Archaeological Civic Museum and the Museum of Silence of Fara in Sabina.
Difficulty: medium-low (requires a minimum of training)
Length: 22 Km
Difference in height: 540 mt.
Clothing: we recommend replacement clothing to wear at the end of the bike ride. Helmet use is mandatory. Shower and changing facilities are not provided.
Participation fee: 50.00 euros (MTB excursion + Museums entrance). A rental service for e-bikes or normal bikes is available at a cost of € 25.00.
Appointment: 9:30 am in Fara in Sabina in Via della Repubblica.
Number of participants: min. 5 people for a max. of 28.
• Packed lunch
• Assistance during the excursion
Fara in Sabina Tourist Office
Cell: +39 346. 8187972 (from Monday to Thursday)
Tel: 0765.277321 (Fri. Sat. Sun.)