Dolomites and Lake Garda Cycling Tour

Join us on amazing cycling journey through the mighty Dolomites. See the beautiful, valleys, rivers and lakes. Taste delicious Italian and Southern Tirol food.

Tour Highlights

  • Ride through green valleys and villages surrounded by magnificent limestone peaks.
  • Enjoy in the thermal baths of Terme Merano.
  • Orchards in the south Tyrolean Puster valley. The paradise for cyclists.
  • Discover the region in depth while riding roads with breathtaking scenery.
  • Savor the alpine cuisine, blending Italian and Austrian flavors.

Experience the passion of Italian cycling beneath clear blue skies, as you ride past proud pale mountains and through lush green alpine pastures. This cycling trip offers the very best of the dramatic Dolomites and Italian Alps.

From $ 2700
Activity Level Recreational non-riders are welcome
Duration 6 days / 5 nights in luxury 4 star hotels
Start / End Venice / Verona - Venice
Daily Mileage 20 - 35 miles
Daily Biking 2.5-4 Hours
Meals All breakfast, 5 gourmet dinners, 5 Lunches, Wine and Cheese tasting

Itinerary Map

Day 1

VENICE - CORTINA D'AMPEZZO Warm up ride 11mi.

Transfer from Venice to Cortina d'Ampezzo. Upon arrival, gathering of the group with the guide, warm up ride, and dinner at the hotel.
Day 2

CORTINA D'AMPEZZO 23mi + OPTIONAL 21mi. Show more detail Hide more detail

A ride through the panoramic cycling route, through the Cadora Valley to Cadora Lake, where we will have lunch. Ride back the same way. For those wanting to explore Cortina, return by van. Dinner at a local restaurant in the centre.
Day 3

BRUNICO 25mi. + OPTIONAL18mi. Show more detail Hide more detail

A light ride along the cycling trail from San Candida on the Austrian border, via Toblach through the Pusteria Valley. The rocky Dolomite landscape is gradually replaced with green, grassy lands. We will arrive at Brunico, where you can rest in the pool or wellness facilities at our beautiful hotel. Dinner at the hotel's fantastic restaurant.
Day 4

BOLZANO - MERANO 25mi. + OPTIONAL 25mi. Show more detail Hide more detail

A ride along the cycling trail along the Rienza River, leaving Brunico and heading towards the medieval town of Bresanonne at the confluence of the Isarco and Rienza Rivers. After a little sightseeing, we will continue along the river to Bolzano. Transfer to Merano and our hotel, where you can relax by the pool or in the wellness centre. Dinner in the hotel restaurant.
Day 5

VIA CLAUDIA AUGUSTA CYCLE PATH 29mi. + OPTIONAL 20mi. Show more detail Hide more detail

A ride through the old Roman road through the Alps that connects the Danube River with the Adriatic Sea, called the Via Claudia Augusta. We will set off from Rasia Lake, and return back to Merano. For our farewell dinner, we will enjoy local specialties at a local restaurant.

Accommodation Hotel Therme Merano

Day 6

LAKE GARDA 27mi. + OPTIONAL 12MI. Show more detail Hide more detail

After breakfast, we’ll be transferred to Trento, the capital of the Alto Adige region. The bike route follows a road through dramatic mountain scenery and numerous apple orchards. The tour ends in the quaint town of Riva del Garda, on the lake Garda where lunch will be served. Following a boat ride across the lake and a farewell from your guides, you’ll be transferred to your hotel in Verona or Venice, until your next adventure.

Accomodation

Hotel Bellevue Suites & SPA

The Hotel Bellevue Suites & SPA in Cortina d’Ampezzo is a historic hotel situated in the heart of the Queen of the Dolomites close to the pedestrian area of Corso Italia.

Rubner’s Hotel Rudolf

Rubner’s Hotel Rudolf is 800 m from the Kronplatz ski slopes. It offers a free WiFi, a free wellness area, plus a free shuttle to the slopes.

Hotel Therme Merano

Set right next to the spa in Merano centre, this luxury 4-star hotel offers panoramic mountain views and free WiFi.

What's Included

Come & Go

  • Exceptional customer service and unforgetable experience.
  • Delivery of your luggage to your hotel room each day.
  • Transfers.

Stay & Sleep

  • Welcome drink.
  • 5 nights accommodation in luxury 4 star hotels.
  • Breakfast and dinner for 5 nights.

On the road

  • Two vans support with free Wi-Fi internet - will carry fruit, snacks and drinks, bike spares, first aid kit, and, if needed, tired cyclists.
  • Three or four tour leaders per departure.
  • Choice of high quality hybrid and road bikes.
  • Unlimited fruit, snacks and drinks during the rides.
  • Water bottle and bike bag.
  • Quality helmets.

Wine & Dine

  • 5 gourmet dinners with drinks.
  • 5 Lunches with drinks.
  • Cheese tasting.

More

  • Entry fees to attractions and historical sites.

What's not included

Tips

  • Gratuities for your guides are not included in your trip price. Standard is 5% of your trip price for the guide team. Please tip your guides based on their guest care, service and level of professionalism.

Airfare

  • The price does not include flights.

Insurance

  • The price does not include travel and cancellation insurances.

Dates & Prices

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