For the ones who choose Riccione for their holidays, a lot of the nearest towns are an ideal destination for an interesting trip, and for the bike lovers they are also comfortably attainable through short and healthy cycling trips. Among the places the more interesting very close to Riccione there is for example the town of Cesenatico.
A few kilometres northern of Riccione, directly connected by the Adriatic National Road, Cesenatico is the ideal destination for a good cycling tour of 40 kilometres entirely level. Lonely or with friends, it will be a good occasion to practise cycling and visit, at the same time, one among the most interesting places of the Adriatic Coast. Particularly appreciated by the tourists and “hearth” of the fish activity of the town it is the ancient harbour-canal, often center of important cultural events like the characteristic Manger of the Navy, and gastronomic like the Party of the fish, that takes place at the end of October.
Conceived in 1502 by the genius of Leonardo da Vinci, along its “banks” there are some of the most important monuments of Cesenatico, like the Piazzetta of Conserve with its ancient ice deposits and the ancient Pretoria Tower, that in the past defended the harbour from the attacks of the pirates. Particularly interesting, the Museum of the Navy guards some exemplary of “lugger” and “bragozzo”, typical fishing boats to sail, and also a particular “afloat section”, with ten traditional boats typical from Adriatic Sea and the colored sails drawn with the symbols of the fishermen families. Besides, really to the lovers of cycling, Cesenatico offer the possibility to bike in the Pineta of Zadina and 8 itineraries through the territory.
Exploit the beautiful days of autumn to enjoy you the last bike-tours of the season on the roads of Adriatic Coast, with all comforts offered by the Riccione Bike Hotels.