The culture of good food and DOC productions interweave into a numerous historical evidences of these territories: castles, places and farms. An offer which promises to learn real and genuine tastes between lake Garda and its mountains.
The land of olives: vines, histories, traditions
3 days/2 nights
The itinerary will start in Torri del Benaco nearby shores Venorese of lake Garda with a characteristic old town and an impressive left castle which you can see at the lake. Lunch will be in an inn. In the afternoon a stop along the way in an agricultural factory that is specialized in cultivation of olives for years. Short visit of this factory with tasting of oil. Before moving on to Marciaga, you will take a break in the region of Brancolino to admire the engravings on the rocks. The day will be finished by a visit of the holy shrine of Madonna del Soccorso as in the hermitages, too. Dinner will be in a farmhouse, overnight stay in Caprino Veronese.
After breakfast the journey continues to Monte Baldo where you can follow one of the seven itineraries that lead to alpine pastures of this wonderful region. Lunch will be in an alpine hut. In the afternoon moving on to Rivoli Veronese where in 1797 had been a terrible battle between Austrian armed forces and the troops of Napoleon – to see the Forte di Rivoli, a Austrian fortification of the 19th century.
Breakfast with local products and destination to San Zeno di Montagna where you can see an excellent green terrace with a break there to taste local products: oil, forest fruits, cheese coming from the mountain Baldo and especially sausages. Lunch will be in an inn or in a farmhouse. Visit of the old town Castelletto to admire the region and the ethnographic museum. The building represents typical living space since the end of 18th and beginning of 19th century and keep characteristic utensils and gadgets of this region. The itinerary will be finished in Malcesine where it will be able to visit the spectacular castle at the lake which halls provide space for an interesting museum dedicated to Flora and Fauna as for the fame German writer Goethe.
2 nights bed&breakfast, hotel or farmhouse. Dinner and lunch like in the program / visits and tastings like in the program / insurance of doctor and baggage
Not included are:
Entries, personal shopping and other not mentioned stuff
Bresciatour Incoming by I Viaggi dei Giovani srl
Cap. Soc. Euro 10.329,00 - iscr. Camera Commercio 7499 - 1999 - REA 405953.
Licenza provincia di Brescia nr. 1524 del 22/06/99
+39 (030) 41889
Via Tommaseo 2/a - 25128 Brescia (Italy)
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Piazza Einaudi 8 - 25015 Desenzano del Garda Brescia (Italy)