May 5,2019

Bozen – Ferrara

start from 5.30 am to 6.00 am
 Estense Castle, Ferrara

Distance 325 km on cycle path
Altitude difference +760 m
Road surface Asphalt
Duration 21 hours (average 15km/h)

Online 45€
(until midnight of Apr. 30th, 2019)

No borders for cyclists in Europe

From the mountains to the lands of the Great River, 300 km from Bolzen to Ferrara in the randonnée that crosses three regions. From green Alto Adige you will sweetly cycle down the Etschtal, passing through Trento, up to Rivoli Veronese and then take the cycle path following the River Mincio as far as Mantua. From there you will cycle along the banks of River Po as far as Ferrara.

Rando Imperator Bozen – Ferrara is the 300-km randonnée mainly following the cycle path on the Via Claudia Augusta, the ancient roman road connecting the Danube with the Po and the Adriatic sea. A unique track to make history and feel like emperors.

You will gain the ACP brevet, because Rando Imperator is officially registered on the Audax Italia calendar.

Munich, Garmisch, Fernpass, Landeck, Resia, Merano, Bozen, Mantua and Ferrara

Online registration is open! Hotel and shuttle services available

The route

Start in Bozen from Piazza Walther
Along the Adige cycle path via Trento
Rivoli Veronese, a wonderful small town
The river Mincio and refreshment stop in Mantua
Right bank of the Po and arrival in Ferrara.


Registration will open Oct. 2018

Online – 45 EUR
On site – 60 EUR
Non-members – 60 EUR (online and on site)

We remind non-members that the registration fee includes the insurance valid for the two days of the event.

Payment: PayPal, credit card or bank transfer. Payment details are available in the registration online form (click on ‘Subscribe’ button).


You can choose these options in the cart section while registering online.


Friday May 3rd
Ferrara – Munich
80 euro
Departure in the morning from Ferrara

Friday May 3rd
Bozen – Munich
50 euro
Departure at early afternoon from Bozen

Monday May 6th
Ferrara – Bolzano
50 euro
Departure at morning from Ferrara

Monday May 6th
Ferrara – Munich
80 euro
Departure at morning from Ferrara


Friday May 4th
MUNICH – Wetterstein Hotel München
Single: 80 euro
Double: 110 euro
Triple: 135 euro
Breakfast included

Saturday May 5th
BOLZANO – Kolping House
Single: 80 euro
Double: 110 euro
Breakfast not included (available at Witoor point in Rathausplatz)

Sunday May 6th
FERRARA – Hotel Touring
Single: 80 euro
Double: 100 euro
Breakfast included


Buy official jersey
Do you want to wear a memory from Rando Imperator all year round? You can purchase the official randonnée jersey with the colours of history.

You can buy the jersey online and then find it in the registration package or upon arrival in Bozen and in Ferrara. Available in all sizes: XS, S, M, L, XL.


Before start, on the day of the event you can drop your luggage and hand it to our staff members. They will give it back to you upon your arrival in Ferrara. Please only carry average size luggage.


It will be sent to all participants one week before the event.


from 05:00 am – Walterplatz, Bozen

from 05:30 to 06:00 am –Walterplatz, Bozen

Registration package pick up and forms signing 
from 7:00 to 8:30 pm on friday – details about place coming soon
from 04:30 to 05:30 am at start point

GPS track
Search author “witoor”

Refreshments and checkpoints
4 stops

Refreshment and final check 
upon arrival at Piazza Castello, Ferrara

Max time
21 hours


Participiants will receive a complete info email one week before event.

partly on gravel on climbs

Rando Imperator Medal will be awarded upon arrival to all participants.

In case of bad weather the event will not be cancelled. In case of no-show you will not be refunded of any of the fees or extra fees you have spent for registration or other services.