A weekend in Mountain Bike between nature, history and wine tastings . Two days in MTB dedicated to adventure and the discovery of the Garda hills : immerse yourself in nature and discover the historical and cultural jewels scattered in this hilly landscape. Remember to stop along the way for the delicious tastings!
Your experiential weekend will start from Peschiera del Garda , one of the most characteristic villages of Lake Garda overlooking the lower Veronese shore of the lake at the point where the Garda waters flow into the Mincio outlet, and is completely surrounded by canals; has been declared UNESCO heritage since 2017.
Starting from this beautiful setting, through a mixed path between asphalted and dirt roads made of secondary roads with low traffic and countryside, you will discover the Morainic Hills of Custoza , a unique area of its kind, rich in culture, history and food and wine.
You will cross the historic centers of some characteristic villages of the area surrounded by nature, such as Custoza , famous for its Custoza Doc wine but also renowned for being the scene of the Risorgimento battles of 1848 and 1866. With the suggestive background of the Ossuary of Custoza you can immerse yourself in the reality of those moments so crucial for the history of the Unification of Italy.
A path suitable for everyone where it will be possible, upon reservation, to live and discover the typical local products that this area offers through a stop in one of the local farms . During the tour we will stop at a rest area in the green for a pin-nic packed lunch .
The second day is dedicated to the discovery of the evocative Risorgimento Hills of the lower Lake Garda between the provinces of Mantua and Brescia .
Accompanied by luxuriant cultivation of vineyards from which the Lugana Doc, one of the finest whites in the area , the tour will allow you to take a further leap into history by visiting important places such as San Martino della Battaglia, where the battle of 1859 took place during the Second Italian War of Independence.
Along the way you will admire some of the most beautiful historic villages in Italy, such as Castellaro Lagusello, Solferino and Mozambano, admiring unique panoramas as far as Lake Garda and the Mincio River Valley.
A route of about 50 km suitable for everyone. During the tour we will stop at a rest area in the green for a pic-nic packed lunch.
So what are you waiting for? Come and live this experience in the nature and history of Lake Garda!
What you will find:
- 1 night in hotel with breakfast
- 2 MTB excursions
- Mtb rental (with helmet)
- 2 packed lunches
- Tasting in local cellars