ROCCA di MANERBA TOUR

Tour information

On this fantastic tour starting from Desenzano del Garda or Manerba del Garda riding our bikes we initially travel along a paved road with a lake view and then head towards the hinterland through the gentle Morainic Hills passing through the Maguzzano Abbey, the medieval villages and castles located in the municipalities of Valtenesi.
The tour continues in the direction of Soiano del Lago crossing the hinterland in the direction of Manerba del Garda between paths and reach the fantastic dirt roads Natural Reserve and Lacuale di Manerba park we will where we will go, then park our bikes and continue the path on foot to the top of the large limestone rock, where a large cross rises majestically, the hill will offer us a fantastic 360 ° view where we can admire the Sirmione peninsula in the distance and just below the island of S. Biagio and the island of Garda!
We set off again in the direction of Moniga del Garda where we will visit the 10th century Castle a fantastic fortified village with a breathtaking view of the Great Italian Lake.
peninsula of Sirmione in the background.
After this short and exciting visit, we start again in the streets of the splendid Moniga D / G towards Desenzano Del Garda for the end of the Tour.

Difficulty:

Medium

Distance:

50 km

Up:

750 m

Down:

750 m

Terrain:

MIXED

Tour Duration:

5 h

10

per hour

  1. MEET AT PIAZZA MATTEOTTI DESENZANO D / G In front of the boats, departure at9:00 am
  2. Compilation of participant forms and bike delivery
  3. Travel towards theMAGUZZANO ABBEY
  4. Visit to theASTLE OF PADENGHE DEL GARDA
  5. Travel to PUEGNAGO
  6. Travel to MANERBA DEL GARDA
  7. Visit to NATURE RESERV
  8. Visit to ROCCA DI MANERBA
  9. Travel to MONIGA d/G
  10. Visit to CASTLE OF MONIGA GARDA
  11. END OF TOUR HOUR 14:00
  12. * TASTING (PRATELLO)

What the tour includes?

  1. MTB GUIDE ENABLED – Tour Leader.
  2. TECHNICAL ASSISTANCE EN ROUTE
  3. PROFESSIONAL ELECTRIC BICYCLE ASSISTANCE – the model may vary depending on the type of route
  4. COMPULSORY HELMET - included in the service
  5. BACKPACK WITH REPAIR KIT – 1 backpack every 2 bikes
  6. LUNCHES AND TASTINGS - They must be booked in time separately and must be paid directly on the spot.
  7. RC INSURANCE Available cost € 5.00 - It includes accidents for those who sign it.
  8. EXCLUDED: all that is not mentioned

What to bring on tours?

PROTECTIVE HELMET: even if in Italy it is not mandatory to use a protective helmet to ride bicycles but we strongly recommend wearing it and it is mandatory during the tours and is INCLUDED IN THE SERVICE.

WATER: bring enough water with you, preferably in a refillable bottle to be filled during the journey.

SNACKS NUTRITION: very important when you are on paths far from home, during our tours you have to face the Morainic Hills, you may feel a little tired, so it’s better to recharge with a quick snack!

SUNGLASSES: We recommend the use of sunglasses to avoid any problems (branches, insects or other foreign bodies) that could jeopardize the smooth running of the tour.

COMFORTABLE CLOTHING: We strongly recommend the use of comfortable clothing, better to wear breathable fabric. The routes vary from sunny areas to shaded areas where on less hot days, especially in spring or in the evening, temperatures could vary a lot.

K-WAY: * better be ready for anything! you could leave on a little sunny day and meet a small storm, so it’s always better to be equipped!During visits to cellars, mills or trattorias the temperatures between inside and outside vary greatly and the body could be affected!

SCREEN FOR THE NECK: During windy days it is recommended to cover the throat and the neck especially if sweaty.

BACKPACK: better to have a comfortable backpack that is not too bulky to carry the necessities during the tour and make some good memories!

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