Leaving the Esino valley the route follows panoramic roads up to Castel Santa Maria, ancient fortified nucleus of remarkable interest. It continues to Brondoleto, which preserves the layout of the medieval villa, and immediately after the wonderful Castle of Lanciano. After visiting Castelraimondo, following the S.P.256, we arrive in short to Matelica.
Length: 21,30 km
Max altitude: 529mt
Elevation gain: + 432 mt
Elevation loss: – 420 mt
Fondo: path-dirt road: 9%; paved road: 91%
Difficulty: Intermediate. Bike ride that requires good training. High technical level required.