DISCOVER TOSCOLANO "LA VALLE DELLE CARTIERE"

Tour information

In this fantastic Tour starting from the lakefront of Salò, a town considered one of the pearls of Garda that gave birth to Gasparo da Salò father of the world violin making; and former social republic, riding our bikes we travel the ancient "cure del Lino" road to Gardone Riviera, from there we will go up inland to the district of Monte Cucco an oasis of peace and surrounded by olive trees and flowering plants, continue to the Borgo di Tresnico and then reach the small town of San Michele where next to the church of 1300 you can enjoy a panoramic terrace overlooking the gulf of Gardone Riviera, after a short break we will walk a scenic route to the junction for Borgo Bezzuglio (UNESCO heritage) from there immersed in single trail we reach Monte Maderno to get to the splendid Valle delle Cartiere, a natural amphitheater known all over the world for starting the paper processing, you can see the ancient settlements and the museum of the paper dating back to 1300 where it will be possible to discover the secrets inherent in ancient paper art. The return will be characterized by a peaceful lakefront ride...

Difficulty:

Medium

Distance:

35 km

Up:

700 m

Down:

700 m

Terrain:

MIXED

Tour Duration:

5 h

10

per hour

  1. MEET LAKESIDE Salo - departing from in front of boats at9:00 am
  2. Compilation of participant forms and bike delivery
  3. Travel to MONTE CUCCO
  4. TRESNIC PANORAMIC POINT
  5. Travel to S. MICHELE - MONTE MADERNO
  6. Visit to CHURCH S.MICHELE
  7. Departure for the VALLE DELLE CARTIERE
  8. RETURN AND END OF TOUR AT 14:00 pm
  9. * TASTING (MONTE CUCCO)

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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