LAKE GARDA FAMILY
A cycle tour of 7 days
/ 6 Nights
Garda is one of the nicest and also largest lake of Italy, in the south
surrounded by moraine hills and in the North enclosed by mountains. Its
shape. long and narrow, is similar to a fjord The mild Mediterranean
climate makes it an excellent place to enjoy sun, water and nature. The
lush green hills are covered with olive groves, lemon and orange trees,
palms and vineyards producing excellent wines. This
is an easy tour, suitable for everyone, cycling is easy and your
children will have lots of fun. Wild animals, steep roller coaster or
mysterious labyrinths? Tell us what you prefer, and we will take you
there! This is a bike tour among the most beautiful amusement and
leisure parks of Italy, but still very close to Lake Garda, with its
beaches and thermal baths and cosy lake villages.
arrival at Peschiera del Garda
in Peschiera del Garda, a veritable fortress-city completely
surrounded by water, an architectural jewel of art and culture.
Lake Garda is an ideal place
for children young and old. There is a lot of entertainment:
beaches, water parks, boat rides, entertainment parks, castles
and safari. Overnight stay in a *** hotel.
(40 km / 25 miles; about + 75 – 75m)
Today is your first day by bike: you
will cycle among the vineyards of the Lugana area until you
reach the village of Solferino, site of the battle, which put an
end to the Second War of Independence in 1859. Back to Peschiera
(30 km / 18,6 miles; about + 75 - 75 ).
Departure from Peschiera: you cycle
along the famous bike path that leads to Mantua. You will pass
Borghetto, a pretty village on Mincio River, listed among the
"most beautiful boroughs of Italy" and well known,
together with the nearby Valeggio – for its typical dish,
tortellini. Today’s destination is the wonderful Park Sigurtà,
a botanic garden of 600,000 square metres, with a real and huge
labyrinth you should visit by bike. Back to Peschiera and
day, lots of fun!
Today, for the amusement of your children, you could visit
one of the most famous theme park of Europe: Gardaland with
hundreds of attractions, enjoy the beaches, lake and sun or make
a boat tour on the lake. If you like water, there is the
aquarium Sealife or Acquapark Canevaworld (also for these parks
there is a shuttle from the railway station).
/ 18,6 miles; about + 90 – 90m).
Today you will visit the wildlife
Natura Viva (living Nature), an important centre of protection
for animals threatened with extinction. You can reach it by bike
and, in this way, get a special discount for cyclists. Back to
Peschiera del Garda and overnight.
+ 25 km / 15,5 miles cycling, about + 95 – 95m).
Today you will cycle among hills and
through little villages. You will take a ferry-boat from
Peschiera to Garda, the village which gives its name to this
wonderful lake. Once you arrive in Garda, you cycle to Bardolino,
famous for its red wine. Back to Peschiera and overnight.
breakfast end of tour
in the tour:
- 6 nights with breakfast
- Luggage transportation
- Information package in English 1 per room: final hotel list, due
to overbooking or organizational needs your hotel list may be
changed just before your arrival; hotel voucher to be given to the
reception upon arrival; ferry ticket Peschiera-Gard; information on
the cities, towns and villages of the tour: Detailed Maps of the
itinerary: in colour and scaled 1:75.000/50.000, an altitude profile
chart and maps of any historic city centres you would visit;
Roadbook describing the cycling route, stage by stage. Great on its
own or in conjunction with the maps
- Local taxes (10-15 € circa)
- Entrance tickets to the theme parks mentioned in the programme.
- All not specified under "The trip includes"
route is designed for little cyclists and is mostly on bike
paths and low traffic roads. Stretches are flat, without any
significant uphill, and with circular routes.
This tour is perfect if you like plains and low pace: you can
stop, visit and take many pictures: this tour is suitable for
everybody, even for those who are at their first experience of
cycling holiday. Total Km: 125 km: Total difference in level:
490 m: Terrain: 95% asphalt, 5% white roads
p. p. 2018
- 29/04 and 30/09 - 06/10
room € 510
30/05 and 03/09 - 29/09
room € 580
room € 630
bike € 80
bike € 80
Adult Person in triple or quadruple room € -100
Children 0-2 yrs