GREENLINE HOLIDAYS – For travel lovers
IRON VILLAGES, ROCK PAINTING AND PLACES OF LAKE DWELLING INHABITANTS
An itinerary which starts from Lake Iseo crosses Val Trompia and reaches Lake Garda. A road to learn places with another interesting culture, protectorate of UNESCO, zones where working in culture got part of tradition. Processing of iron, hard work in mines, great findings of rocket painting you can find in a territory with a fascinating nature.
5 days / 4 nights
First day :
The itinerary starts at Lake Iseo where you can find places with incomparable beauty and antique gastronomic traditions. During the day you can admire rocket painting of Pisogne, and do trekking excursions to Monte Guglielmo – fulcrum of Lake Iseo and Valle Trompia or do excursions into the green in Marmentino where you can see an mill of the 15th century in the valley Melle. Here in spring and summer time it’s possible to organize workshops and educational activities and explore numerous nearby paths. Dinner in agritourism and overnight stay.
After breakfast continuation to Collio “Via del Ferro e delle Miniere”, a voyage through the time with findings of products of the past. The day will be dedicated to trekking through mines with a guide on roads ca. 1,5 miles deep in subsoil with three different difficulties. Everyone who wants to go in for sport can explore Miniera Avventura ( acrobatic road with 21 air roads equipped with ropes, scales, little footbridges and rope bridge which wind through intern and extern of the ex-mine). In the evening typical dish of Triumplini. Overnight stay in Gardone Val Trompia.
After visiting of Gardone Val Trompia and Museum “Museo delle Armi e della Traduzione” where findings are kept which show progresses of arms and tradition of Triumplini and Bresciani, you reach Tavernole sul Mella to visit one of the most important monuments of industrial archeology that are kept in Europe. The Museum Forno di Tavernole, a monument of an ex-smithy of the 15th century which got out of use by beginning of the 19th century, promises to access in the world of metal fusions. Lunch is free. The afternoon is free to pass time nearby woods in the nature .
In the locality of Lodrino, in the northern Tavernole, you will visit an ethnographical museum which has findings of rural culture like wood equipment, cattle breeding and mountain equipment. The collection shows different point of views of the epoch of rural life from hunting to haying, tree-felling and carpenter’s workshop, medicine and typical elaboration of cheese. Especially interesting for children and teenagers is the work in smithies and the use of antique tools. Lunch is free. In the afternoon continuation an a road along Lake Idro from where you cross Trentino and get to the shores of Lake Ledro. Rural dinner and overnight stay .
After breakfast visit of the museum of lake dwelling inhabitants of Lake Ledro, recently got part of world cultural heritage of UNESCO. Numerous possibilities to take part in activities and workshops to experience life and habits of old nations of the Bronze Age. Lunch is free.Afternoon for relaxing along the rivers of the lake .
4 nights bed&breakfast, hotel or agritourism. Dinner and lunch can be served in a conventional restaurant / insurance (doctor and baggage).
Not included are:
Entries, personal shopping and other not mentioned.
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