Breathe the authentic soul of the territory through slow tourism experiences made of trekking, bike … canoeing.
You will experiment with different eyes the naturalistic beauties and the places of devotion of the Veronese hinterland and the Mincio Park: an inseparable combination of purity of faith and beauty of nature.
DAY 1 - ossuary of custoza by e-bike
You will reach the Custoza Ossuary located on the Belvedere hill, a monument that houses the remains of the fallen of the two battles. Immersed in the silence and peace of this place you will perceive its value and spiritual strength.
A path that winds through vineyards, cultivated fields and green hills.
Return to Borghetto and tasting of the famous “Nodo d’Amore” tortellini: a product rich in history and traditions, accompanied by a good glass of wine.
On foot you can reach the medieval village and let yourself be involved by the magical atmosphere.
Return and overnight.
DAY 2 - SANCTUARY Madonna della corona
Starting on foot, through a short path immersed in the mystical atmosphere of the place, you will walk with a guide across some of the stations of the Via Crucis that will lead you to the main steps of the Sanctuary.
You will visit this place of meditation and peace, suspended between heaven and earth, hidden in the heart of the rocks of Monte Baldo and overlooking the Adige valley. Its ingenious architecture offers a spectacular panorama that makes it one of the most instagrammable places in Veneto.
After the visit, you will find refreshment and hospitality at a farm with a beautiful view of Lake Garda: you will have lunch with typical products of Monte Baldo, accompanied by a good glass of wine. It will be possible to buy homemade products and to crown the day you can relax in the beautiful garden or take a stroll in the surrounding countryside.
Return, free dinner and overnight stay.
DAY 3 - Birdwatching and canoe
Breakfast at the hotel. A day dedicated to an exclusive canoe experience, traveling through one of the largest natural river parks in Europe: the Mincio Park, the only emissary of Lake Garda.
In this Natural Reserve you will do “Birdwatching” and sail silently by rowing accompanied by an expert guide. You will cross a labyrinth of canals with colored waters by water lilies, water clouds, swamp hibiscus and water chestnuts. And here they will appear some of the 300 species of birds that populate the reserve: herons, grebes, bitterns, kingfishers and other rare protected species.
In a unique setting, the Sanctuary of Maria delle Grazie will open to your eyes, lying on a hill along the Mincio, where the river begins to widen to form the three lakes that surround Mantua.
Together with a guide, you will visit this place of peace and silence and admire its 53 unique multi-material statues.
You will return slowly by canoe to the port and relaxed in a meadow along the river you can enjoy a nice pic-nic tasting typical products of the area, both sweet and savory.
The trip includes:
- Overnight in B&B or farmhouses
- Guided bike tour and Tortellini tasting “Nodo d’amore”
- Guided tour: Madonna della Corona Sanctuary and lunch
- Guided birdwatching in a canoe and tasting of typical products
- Medical insurance
The trip does not include
- Tourist tax to be paid directly on site
- Travel cancellation policy
- Extras everything not mentioned in the section “The trip includes”
This itinerary includes travel by your own means but can be customized according to your needs.