Lake Garda is a popular destination for cyclists from all over the world, this tour will take you to discover a portion of the territory, La Valtenesi, “family format”: gentle hill routes and extremely scenic will be the companions of the excursion that will end with the tasting of the Brescia spit
We could describe this tour with the incipit of the Italian Novel for antonomasia, “I promessi sposi”, but we will mistake branch… Our tour “Promised Bikers” it unties him on the dorsal western center of the Lario, grazing the characteristic tops of this zone, with fantastic panoramas on the surrounding high ground and the underlying Lake.
For over a hundred years, in Pecetto, a village in the Turin Hill, lives the cherry tradition. It was in 1915 that the then mayor Mario Mogna officially established the cherry market. Our path will lead you to experience the beauty of cherry blossoms in April and to taste the passion fruit in June, during the harvest, in its most delicious combination: chocolate!
The itinerary, which leads to one of the most secluded and evocative valleys of the Monferrato Casalese, starts from the top of the village of Rosignano, from where – looking towards the south-west – one can see the hill of San Germano, on whose slopes there is the “Monks valley”.
A ride through vineyards, centuries-old lime trees, ancient villages in tufa and coppi, to discover the splendid hillside panoramas of Monferrato where ancient millenaries are kept, almost small “pagan” temples dedicated to the saints who protected the fragile rural economy.