Lake Garda in e-bike29 September 2020 2020-10-01 10:17
Lake Garda in e-bike
Lake Garda by e-bike
Garda Lake and its charming villages. We will explore Lake Garda and its hills, visiting the beautiful villages overlooking the coast: Garda, with the Rocca, a mountainous relief that offers a magnificent view of the lake; Bardolino, famous for its red wine, and Sirmione, known for its its thermal waters, rich in sulfur. Then discover the medieval village of Borghetto, with a taste of the typical Tortellini di Valeggio together with Custoza DOC wine, pedaling among gentle hills covered with olive groves and vineyards.
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Departure and return dates, duration of the trip, type of accommodation, experiences, transfers, meals and other services: the travel package will be created according to the desires and the needs of the Tour Operator and of the traveler.
DAY 1 – Arrival on the lake
Welcome to Peschiera! In the late afternoon: delivery of the bikes, bike fitting and question time.
DAY 2 – Sirmione and Lugana
35 km / +300 m / Secondary roads
The itinerary explores the countryside in the South of Lake Garda: large cultivated fields, medieval villages, castles and all the Lugana vineyards. The tower of San Martino della Battaglia stands out, symbol of the Italian Risorgimento and, after biking its thin peninsula, we reach the beautiful village of Sirmione. Let’s take time to visit its beautiful historic center! Then we’ll return to Peschiera along the cycle path.
DAY 3 – The Eastern coast: Garda, Bardolino, Lazise
40 km / +450 m / Secondary roads and cycle paths
The itinerary heads East. We pass through typical villages such as Colà, famous for its thermal baths, and Affi with its cobbled streets and colorful houses. Then we go down and arrive in Bardolino. The return is easy: follow the lakeside cycle path and cross Bardolino, famous for its red wine of the same name, and Lazise, characterized by its beautiful old port and a medieval castle.
DAY 4 – Custoza and Borghetto sul Mincio
45 km / +290 m / Secondary roads and cycle paths
The Custoza wine area is a fascinating and authentic area, with little tourism. From Peschiera we head inland, with tall cypresses and vineyards on both sides of the road, and we reach Borghetto sul Mincio with its fairytale atmosphere, Valeggio and its castle and the Sigurtà Park, a wonderful flower garden. We will taste the typical tortellini and the local white wine: Custoza.
We head back to Peschiera along the Mincio cycle path. In the late afternoon delivery of bicycles and greetings.
DAY 5 – Departure
Transfer from Peschiera to the airport.