Leaving the valley of the Potenza, through the SP256, we shortly reach Matelica, in the Esino Valley. After visiting the city, the route continues through scenic roads to the hamlet of Castel Santa Maria, once a fortified nucleus of notable historical interest. After crossing Brondoleto, you can finally admire the majestic Castle of Lanciano.
Length: 23,50 km
Max altitude: 529 mt
Elevation gain: + 434 mt
Elevation loss: – 434 mt
Roadbed: paved road: 91%; path-dirt road: 9%
Difficulty: Intermediate. Bike ride that requires good training. Suitable for all skill levels of ability.