The guided tours of this section are intended to inform visitors about the territory from the point of view of landscape and nature: parks, hills, mountains and lake villages.
Bergamo Province: lake Ideo and Montisola
Montisola, the pearl of Lake Iseo, can be reached by boat from Iseo, Sulzano or Sale Maresino on the Brescia shore. Various paths lead in about 2 hours to the sanctuary known under the name of “Madonna della Ceriola” on top of the mountain, with a difference in height of abt. 400 m. The sanctuary which is more than 500 years old, is worthwhile visiting before enjoying the breathtaking panorama around the entire lake and the surrounding mountain chains. Who prefers to stay […]
Bergamo Province: On foot along the cycling path through the Brembana Valley
Starting from San Pellegrino Terme, an outstanding jewel of Modern Art, a comfortable path follows the old railway line along which, until the 60ies, a train linked Bergamo with the Brembana Valley, to which some picturesque stations still bear testimony. All along you see and hear the romantic Brembo river which, in San Pellegrino, is crossed by various old and new bridges. With the peaks of the Orobic Alps before your eyes you may continue for another 3 km from S. Giovanni Bianco to Cornello del Tasso, once an important […]