QUINTOUR - gastronomic tours on two wheels
It doesn’t matter whether you are in great shape or not, our QUINTOUR will allow everyone to reach the destination in comfort in the saddle of an e-bike – it’s good fun with little fatigue, and above all with a good… reward! Discover the region, savour a tasty packed lunch carefully prepared by the Quintorno team (a showcase for the country’s products) with local specialities, and why not finish in fine style with a generous aperitif?
You can enjoy all of this in comfort in the saddle of your e-bike, which will make you appreciate all the peculiarities of the region that you find along the way!
WHEN? The tour includes an individual packed lunch and a final generous aperitif at Quintorno. You can book every day directly at www.quintour.ch or by phoning on +41 (0)91 825 21 31 (please do so 48 hours in advance).
- Departure: between 10.00am and 11.45am
- Return: between 4.00pm and 6.45pm
- Aperitif at Quintorno: between 4.30pm and 6.00pm
WHERE? At the Bellinzona info point at Bellinzona train station, you will be given all the directions to start the tour and a backpack with the packed lunch.
COST? Cotton backpack with a generous lunch with regional products organised by Quintorno from CHF 35.-.
E-bike rental by BikePort, CHF 55.-
Aperitif at Quintorno, CHF 35.-
With the purchase of the full package two vouchers 10% discount from Quintorno and BikePort are included.
From 4 people, you can get a guided tour by telephoning on +41 (0)91 825 21 31.
1) QUINTOUR among the forts
Discover the main forts that characterise Bellinzona and its surroundings, between the castles of Bellinzona, recognised in 2000 as a UNESCO World Heritage Site, and Fortini della Fame, a group of buildings that form part of 18th century European history.
2) QUINTOUR on the Magadino Plain
This tour focuses on the north-east part of the Magadino Plain along the quiet country roads and the valuable wetland areas that characterise this region, dotted by grazing horses and waterways, in particular the Ticino river. Arouse your curiosity at the many farms you find along the route, where you will be able to stop and taste a few local products.
- VENUES Suitable for families
- SERVICES Incentive