DISCOVER BEAUTIFUL HILL SIGHTS AND LOCAL PRODUCTS
LENGTH: Km 18
DIFFERENCE IN ALTITUDE: mt 200
TOUR DURATION: 3 hours (on the saddle 2 hours)
ROAD CONDITIONS: 60% paved – 40% dirt road
DIFFICULTY: easy using an e-bike
DEPARTURE FROM: via Festoni, 36 Monzambano (MN)
The proposed tour was originated from the collaboration of Garda e-bike and some beautiful characteristic farms, such as Corte Bettini, Case Vecchie and Frantoio Muraglie.
Starting from Case Vecchie in Monzambano (MN), you will be privided with a gitf water bottle that you can fill with one of the delicious herbal teas produced by Az. Agr. Corte Bettini: flavours range from strawflower, to glacial mint, peppermintand sweet leaf.
The first stop is at Muraglie Olive Oil Mill, a leading business for the plantation and pressing of olives; here you will visit the family-run oil mill and taste some appetizing oil of Lake Garda.
The bike tour continues and winds through olive groves, vineyards and apple orcherds of Garda morainic hills: an 18 Km journey to reach one of the most beautiful Italian villages, Castellaro Lagusello.
On the way you may visit the 15th century church of S.Anna, the palace of Monte Oliveto and the ancient ice-house.
Upon return, Paolo and Elena will welcome us with a food tasting of their delicacies, all produced in a traditional way, respectful of the environment. Their goods include bakery products prepared with the ancient wheat flour Gentilrosso, sweet and savoury compotes, honey, organic wine and medicinal herbs.
Adult price 80€ pp.
The price includes electric mountain bike and bike
helmet rental, as well as wine tasting experience and guide.
Available every day upon reservation.