Mortirolo Tour

131 km
Difference in height:
2370 hm

The Mortirolo Pass from Mazzo di Valtellina: one of the toughest climbs of Giro d'Italia

Mortirolo Route. Livigno - Forcola Pass - Tirano - Mazzo di Valtellina - Mortirolo Pass - Tirano

A demanding tour departing from Livigno. The first climb is encountered after few kilometers: the Forcola pass. After the climb cycle along the Poschiavo valley along an exciting descent flanking the lake of Poschiavo and the route of the Bernina Express Railway. Once in Tirano follow the signs for Mazzo di Valtellina, from which begins the climb of the Mortirolo, the most popular and hardest of the climbs to this mountain! After having conquered await us several kilometers of descent to catch his breath, through Aprica and down again to Tirano from where you take the Sentiero Valtellina up to Grosio.

Our hotels offer different services for cyclists that they can use during the stay directly in the hotel where they are staying.

Alpen Village Hotel is headquarter for the cycling tours: Here you'll find a corner dedicated to the world of biking, with information and partner products available to the guests. The hotel is ready for hosting several semi-professional and professional teams, who come to Livigno for the preparation at altitude. During the week there will be also some meetings with professionals, nutritionists, sports doctors to study and learn the disciplines related to the world of cycling.

We have a partnership with Scott, multinational leader in bike industries, to offer you the best bikes (top and medium level) for rent. Please, check here for different types of bikes available.

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Many services for cyclists:

  • Initial briefing for introduction and evaluation of the tour
  • Mechanical assistance on different levels*
  • Team car
  • Evenings on theme during the week on specific topics, such as nutrition, preparation, maintenance of the bike, etc.
  • Reinforced breakfast buffet
  • Sportsman's Packed Lunch
  • Safe bike storage
  • Sportswear laundry
  • Bike washing area
  • Equipped workshop
  • Wellness & Relax area, with small fitness area
  • Sportive and draining massages (on payment)

* Basic level: inflating wheels, oiling, generic control. 
  Medium level (extra charge): exchange tube, tire and bike components.
  Advanced level (extra charge): bike repair by a qualified mechanic in a partner shop.