The Itinerary let us to visit areas where environment, landscape and history are still living: from Austrian fortresses of Great war in Valdadige, to the numerous testimonies of Risorgimento through the colline moreniche, which saw the birth of the red cross. From fortresses and Castles Scaligeri of Riviera Gardesana till reach churches full of art, which are testimony of spirituality through the centuries.
5 days /4 nights
from € 280 per person
supplement for accomodation in hotel: € 100 per person (4 nights)
supplement high season: € 60 per person
children in room with parents : discount 50%
First day: departure from Malcesine, near Lake Garda, visit to the castle, maybe longobard origin, and national monument from 1902. In the fortress is set an interactive Museum of Natural history. As an alternative, you can reach the hermitage of San Zeno in Monte with a 3-hour walk. Independent lunch. In the afternoon transfer to Mount Baldo, an amazing mountain in the Alpes. Many are the paths which give the chance to discover marvelous and unique flora and fauna. Dinner and overnight.
Second day: after breakfast transfer to Punta Telegrafo till Ferrara di Monte Baldo, from here will be possible to reach the sanctuary Madonna della Corona. The sanctuary is in Spiazzi one of the most suggestive town of northen Italy. It rise up on mountain rocks , which surrounded it, 774 metre above the sea-level. Independent lunch, free afternoon to enjoy in full relax the numerous itineries of faith. Dinner with lake dishes. Onvernight.
Third day: after breakfast the itinerary follows in the south through Valle dell’Adige, Rivoli and Caprino Veronese, and across the area of “terra dei forti”, to discover the ruins of austrian forts , unfortunately not safeguarded , like Forte di Cimo Grande, Forte di Naole and Forte di Rivoli, the only one visitable. Independent lunch. The itinerary lead us to the southern part of the lake Garda, Colline Moreniche, in Ponti sul Mincio, where you can visit the Forte Ardietti (on reservation), Castle Scaligero and Museum Piccola Caprera Dinner and overnight in Cavriana or Solferino.
Fourth day: breakfast in full relax, the day is dedicated to bike excursion to discover the places of Risorgimento. The itinerary bring us to Solferino with the famous quadrangular fortress “Spia d’Italia” , till San Martino della Battaglia, where you will visit the Monumental complex , where every year there is the recreation of the historical battle of 24th June 1859. Return to Cavriana, dinner in agritourism and overnight.
Fifth day: after breakfast the itinerary continues to Castiglione delle Stiviere, to visit the Museum of Red Cross. The area of Colline Moreniche gives the chance to walk or to ride a bike in full relax, among fiels of poppies and vineyars. Through the day it will be possible to visit local winery and to taste Lugana wines and San Martino della battaglia, with local cheese and cured meat.
4 nights in B&B, hotel or agritourism. Independent lunch. Dinners could be served in restaurants / visit to farms with tasting / health insurance.
Price does not include:
Extra ticket and whatever else is not mentioned in “price includes”.
You can choose the accomodation, on availability, in:
Agriturismo Corte Onida (Volta Mantovana) – Agriturismo Dondino (Cavriana ) – B&B Casa Pagliette (Cavriana) – B&B Carpe Diem (Solferino) – Agriturismo Nuvolino (Monzambano) – Agriturismo Tenuta Le Sorgive (Solferino) – B&B Il Grande Salice (Ponti sul Mincio) – B&B Le Quattro Stagioni (Castellaro Lagusello) – Hotel Dunant (Castiglione delle Stiviere) L’Isolo B&B (Monzambano)- La Casa del Nonno (Monzambano)
Guides, visits and activities:
Cooperativa Biosphaera – Equipenatura (Rivoli Veronese) – Giardino di Casa Biasi (Pesina di Caprino Veronese) – Nany’s Aqua Center (Loc. Navene – Malcesine) – Società Solferino e San Martino
Resturants and tasting:
Azienda Agricola con Cantina Ricchi (Monzambano) – Agriturismo Nuvolino (Monzambano) – Osteria da Pietro (Castiglione delle Stiviere) – Agriturismo Isole Marcingos (Costermano)
Bresciatour Incoming by I Viaggi dei Giovani srl
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