In 1989, director Lauren Hefferon became the first female-founded bike tour company to serve the most authentic, delicious and inspirational Bicycle Tours for the Culturally Curious. Since then, our passion for bicycling, travel and cross-cultural education has only grown stronger. Our mission is to inspire active travelers to embrace cycling as a soulful form of travel that connects us with the world and to the passionate, the curious and creative human spirit. Our claim to fame? We specialize in innovative itineraries led by the world’s greatest, award-winning, experienced, and local tour guides. That is our Ciclismo guarantee that keeps our guests returning year after year to experience the Ciclismo magic. Once you’ve traveled with us, you’re part of the Ciclismo Famiglia! Benvenuti--Welcome!