Cycle tourism, amid art and taste

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Do you want to discover a natural landscape and unique food and wine traditions, without having to give up exercise and being healthy? Then the On The Road Travel cycling route is the one for you. In 4 days, starting from Lake Iseo, you can admire Franciacorta’s vineyards and wineries, taste Lake Garda’s extraordinary oil, taste the famous 'Capunsei' and pumpkin tortelli, visit 15th century abbeys and local wineries, tasting their renowned wines. Without forgetting Botticino’s marble quarries, the ancient Roman kilns, Castellaro Lagusello, Mantua’s skyline, the Palazzo Ducale, Piazza Sordello and Piazza Erbe, Sant'Andrea Cathedral, the church of San Sebastiano and other charming locations in the city of Gonzaga, UNESCO world heritage. To complete the experience, there will be tastings and the opportunity to attend a cooking demonstration.


Details of the 4-day cycle tour itinerary:

Day 1: Sarnico - Provaglio d'Iseo - Passirano - Rodengo Saiano - Brescia

Technical notes: Km 26.4 km - 2/3 hours – Elevation Gain: 296 m – 125 m descent - Diff. Easy and gradual.

Day 2: Brescia - Rezzato - Botticino - Lonato - Desenzano

Technical notes: Km 30.6 km - 3 hours - Elevation Gain: 208 m

Day 3: Desenzano - Pozzolengo - Castellaro Lagusello - Volta Mantovana - Pozzolo - Mantova

Technical notes: Km 58.2 - 6 hours – Various elevation changed about 200 m up and down

Day 4: Mantua (UNESCO city) and its historical centre.

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Do you want to discover a natural landscape and unique food and wine traditions, without having to give up exercise and being healthy? Then the On The Road Travel cycling route is the one for you. In 4 days, starting from Lake Iseo, you can admire Franciacorta’s vineyards and wineries, taste Lake Garda’s extraordinary oil, taste the famous 'Capunsei' and pumpkin tortelli, visit 15th century abbeys and local wineries, tasting their renowned wines. Without forgetting Botticino’s marble quarries, the ancient Roman kilns, Castellaro Lagusello, Mantua’s skyline, the Palazzo Ducale, Piazza Sordello and Piazza Erbe, Sant'Andrea Cathedral, the church of San Sebastiano and other charming locations in the city of Gonzaga, UNESCO world heritage. To complete the experience, there will be tastings and the opportunity to attend a cooking demonstration.


Details of the 4-day cycle tour itinerary:

Day 1: Sarnico - Provaglio d'Iseo - Passirano - Rodengo Saiano - Brescia

Technical notes: Km 26.4 km - 2/3 hours – Elevation Gain: 296 m – 125 m descent - Diff. Easy and gradual.

Day 2: Brescia - Rezzato - Botticino - Lonato - Desenzano

Technical notes: Km 30.6 km - 3 hours - Elevation Gain: 208 m

Day 3: Desenzano - Pozzolengo - Castellaro Lagusello - Volta Mantovana - Pozzolo - Mantova

Technical notes: Km 58.2 - 6 hours – Various elevation changed about 200 m up and down

Day 4: Mantua (UNESCO city) and its historical centre.

For more information click here

East Lombardy is the European region
of gastronomy 2017