A special package, called GIRO GUEST, entirely dedicated to the athletes’ companions so that they can enjoy themselves as much, if not even more. Here is the detailed program with the various attractive proposals, which interested parties can join entirely all 6 days (from July 25 to 31) or individual days. Wednesday will be a day of rest for everyone.
The program includes, among other things, a visit to the historic center of Bolzano with shopping and aperitivo, several van trips to follow the athletes on the field: then the Alpe di Siusi, the Sellaronda, a tour in the valley of Val di Non with a visit to the Thun Castle and a stop at the beautiful Lake Carezza. We could not miss a tasting in one of the many breweries in Bolzano and in a wine cellar in Mezzocorona (Trentino). The last day we will ride with a guide to the beautiful lake of Caldaro and arrive in Cortina sulla Strada del Vino, where the cyclists will be warming up for the hard test of the Team Crono.
Sunday 25 10:30 Guided tour through the historic centre of Bolzano, 2 hours 17:00Aperitivo at “Waag Cafè” in the center (tapas and vine)
We meet at the Fair at 9:00 a.m. for the start of the first stage of the Giro, followed by independent transfer (by train from BZ south to the centre, bicycle, car) or by the organization.
Meet in the city centre at 10:30 a.m. with a guide from the Tourist Board for a tour full of history and curiosities through the streets of Bolzano. Free lunch or return to the Fairgrounds for lunch around 2.30 p.m. when the cyclists return. We will meet again at 5.00 p.m. for an aperitivo at the Waag Café, a recently opened venue in a small square in the heart of the city!
Monday 26 9:00 Meeting point at the Fair 17:00 Visit and beer tasting at the “Batzen Bräu” in Bolzano
From the exhibition centre we will take the bus to Siusi, where we will take the panoramic cable car to the Alpe di Siusi. A short round trip with a guide on the highest plateau in Europe; once back in Compaccio, it will be our job to cheer on the cyclists, who are competing in the last few meters of the 2nd stage of the time trial section! Refreshment together (around 12.00) and return to the Fair as before – lunch awaits.
Bus transfer to Passo Mendola and then to Val di Non valley (Trentino) where we will stop to admire the Santa Giustina lake followed by a visit to THUN Castle. Lunch will be packed or stop along the way. We will be at the finish line of the athletes in Mezzocorona and we will enjoy the wine tasting at the Rotary Cellars. Return to Bolzano by bus.
Thursday 29 8:00 Departure for the 4 Passes tour by bus following the participants of the stage. Refreshments in Santa Cristina and at the Pordoi Pass, lunch in Selva Gardena.
10:00 Meet at the Archaeology Museum (Ötzi ) for a guided tour. After a walk along the Talvera, the river that runs down from Sarentino Valley and cuts through Bolzano, we will give you some tips for free shopping in the centre. Lunch is on your own. 17:00 Aperitivo in the center at PUR Südtirol; cyclists will return to the Fair around 19:00
Friday 30 8:30 Meeting at the Fair to leave before the group
Bus transfer to Nova Levante to take the Carezza cable car and admire the surroundings of the Passo Nigra. After sharing a refreshment with the athletes, return by bus with a stop at Lake Carezza, famous for the colour of its water. Lunch will be at the fairgrounds when the athletes return, scheduled for 13:00.
Cycling tour (possibly also for hire) with a guide from FIAB-Südtirol Alto Adige, which will take you along the many cycle paths to Lake Caldaro first and to Cortina sulla Strada del Vino after, where the athletes will be warming up or will be doing the Team Crono stage. In the square in Cortina there will be refreshments all morning. Along the Adige river and sitting on the bike we return to Bolzano by 13.00 for the lunch at the end of the Giro and the final awards ceremony.
July, 25th – 31st | 6 days
*max. 4 days
With discounts and special treatments, communicating that you are a participant of the Giro delle Dolomiti.
This Regulation may be changed in the event that it is appropriate or necessary to introduce measures to manage the epidemiological emergency from COVID-19. We, therefore, invite you to check our website for any future updates to these Rules.
The ASD Giro delle Dolomiti offers a new package aimed at all the companions of the athletes enrolled in the 44th edition of the Giro delle Dolomiti who will be able to join entirely (from 25 to 31 July, Wednesday rest day) or on single days.
Ways of participating to the Giro GUEST
Giro GUEST: 6 stages from 25th July to 31st July 2021 (rest day: Wednesday)
Single Stage/s: any single stage for a max of 4 stages
Starting from May 5, 2021 it is possible to purchase the GIRO GUEST package through the website www.girodolomiti.com, on the dedicated page. Any payment fees are borne by the competitor. Starting from Saturday, July 24, 2021 you can sign up at the Fair.
Upon reaching 30 members per single stage, the registrations will be closed.
All participants must hold a valid third-party insurance liability as well as a casualty insurance policy. Participants without their own insurance policy shall subscribe to a casualty accident and third-party liability insurance policy when registering online with our partner Assicurazioni Potenza.
With the purchase of the Giro GUEST, competitors declare that they are aware of the present regulations and unconditionally accept each of their provisions in every detail. This declaration implies the compliance with self-certification provided for and stipulated for the effects of D.P.R. No 445 of 28 December 2000. Any person making a false declaration commits an offence and shall be subject to the penalties set out in the Penal Code and related special laws.
Exhibiting a valid identity document, having verified the completeness and correctness of the documents, you can collect the bracelet and the welcome package at the headquarters of the Giro delle Dolomiti:
Fair (Messe/Fiera) of Bolzano
Piazza Fiera 1
Opening hours of the Main Office:
Saturday 24 July and Wednesday 28 July 2021 from 9:00 to 18:00.
Each participant indemnifies the Organizers and each and every person cooperating with the organization, for various reasons, from all kind of responsibilities, civil, criminal or administrative, arising from any harmful event, which may have occurred to his/her own person or caused by his/her own behavior. Furthermore, the participants undertake not to leave their bicycle and their property unattended. It is understood that in case of theft or damage to his/her own bicycle, to personal property or to any other means of transport left unattended, no liability shall be ascribed and no demand can be made on ASD Giro delle Dolomiti. Moreover, the ASD Giro delle Dolomiti shall be compensated by the participant in case of actions causing damage to the image or reputation of the event, to the ASD Giro delle Dolomiti, which may arise from the participant behavior not conforming to the rules set out in the present regulations or to the spirit of the event.
If the event or part of it will not take place due to force majeure or any other unforeseen event beyond the control of the Organization, the registration fee shall not be reimbursed and won’t be charged for the subscription of successive editions of the event.
With the dispatch of the online application form for the purchase of the Giro GUEST, in order to safeguard the health of all participants and to protect the organization of the event in terms of responsibility, the competitor declares under its own responsibility that:
– he/she has a regular accident and third-party liability insurance policy;
– he/she has read the present regulation and has unconditionally accepted every point.
The ASD Giro delle Dolomiti, as holder of the data treatment, will treat the participants’ personal data in compliance to the EU Regulation 679/2016 and of the D.lgs.196/2003, which was modified by D.lgs. 101/2018.
The ASD Giro delle Dolomiti ensures that the processing of the participant’s data will be characterized by principles of lawfulness, accuracy, transparency, purpose and storage limitation, data minimization, accuracy, integrity and confidentiality. With the dispatch of the online application form, the participant agrees to any kind of photographs, videos, audio and/or video recordings produced during Giro delle Dolomiti, which could be stored, reproduced, published or sold by the Organizers, and the participant is not entitled to any linked compensation and/or redress. In particular, the participant expressly authorises the Organizers, as well as its relevant media partner, to use still or moving images, which may depict him/her during the participation in the competition, on all media, including promotional and/or published material. The participant further agrees to the use of such data, as material, by photographers and/or professional photo studio specifically selected by the Organizers for the creation of the event’s photographic services.
The present regulations are governed by Italian laws and only the Italian text will be used. Regarding all matters not expressly regulated, the applicable Italian laws and legislative provisions shall be applied where necessary.