Garda Trentino and Ledro Valley - Madonna di Campiglio, Pinzolo and Val Rendena
It is the ideal environment for those who love an active holiday, but also relaxation between the lake and the mountains
The mild climate, the sweetness of the Mediterranean environment that frames the lake and the beauty of the imposing mountains that form the background are the main peculiarities that characterize the area of Upper Garda. Towards the west, between the Chiese and the Garda, the green-blue and reserved kingdom of the Ledro Valley .
The wind here is the real protagonist, capable of generating great emotions. Beaten by an optimal breeze (the Ora), Lake Garda in Trentino is a strong pole of attraction for sailing and windsurfing enthusiasts. Regattas and international competitions take place in this setting, with a marina and well-equipped sports clubs. The lake is also popular with canoeists and divers. The bathing beaches of the lake and the cruises that run along it are loved by those looking for the pleasure of relaxation and unique views.
The possibilities for active holidays extend to the hinterland, with trekking and mountain bike itineraries. Furthermore, Alto Garda is one of the favorite destinations for free climbers: the cliffs overlooking the lake are exceptional gyms for free climbing.
The nearby Valle di Ledro and the homonymous lake, one of the cleanest in Trentino, attracts lovers of camping or apartment holidays. To visit, the Museo delle Palafitte. Over 200 km of paths on cycle, forest and military roads allow you to get to know the valley on two wheels: Tremalzo is in fact one of the most popular destinations for mountain bike enthusiasts.
Innovative artistic and cultural events enliven the evenings of those staying in this area of Trentino.
Gentle climate even in winter, ideal for wellness and relaxation holidays, between lake and mountains
The temperate climate even in winter thanks to the presence of Lake Garda, the sweetness of the Mediterranean environment that surrounds it and the beauty of the imposing mountains that form the background, are the main qualities that distinguish the area. Towards the west, between the Chiese and the Garda, the green-blue and reserved kingdom of the Ledro Valley.
In winter, and in particular at Christmas, Garda Trentino becomes a fairytale place, which enchants with the magic of the landscape, food and wine delicacies and markets. It is the perfect destination for those seeking tranquility and well-being, in a land that offers interesting cultural and artistic proposals, an important venue for congresses and innovative events. Here the Mediterranean cuisine meets the flavors of the lake and the taste of the mountains. Among the excellences, extra virgin olive oil and Trentino wines.
History has also left its traces: the numerous castles in the area, buildings and monuments of artistic and architectural value. The pile-dwelling village of Molina di Ledro, on the shore of the lake of the same name, is traced back to two thousand years before Christ and constitutes a precious archaeological heritage kept in the nearby museum (open between March and November).
Madonna di Campiglio, Pinzolo and Val Rendena
In the Adamello Brenta Natural Park, holidays in unique scenarios with first-rate infrastructures
There are many tourist proposals in Val Rendena, with Pinzolo and Madonna di Campiglio a morphological wonder surrounded by the Adamello Brenta Natural Park, the largest protected area in Trentino. To the west the imposing granite groups of Adamello and Presanella, with the wild Val Genova and the spectacular Nardis waterfalls and to the east the wonderful Brenta Dolomites.
Main station of the area, Madonna di Campiglio has discovered its tourist attitude since the nineteenth century and today maintains its charm intact. In Pinzolo, a modern town of medieval origins with evidence of architecture and religious art such as the works of the Baschenis, the tourist accommodation of Val Rendena is concentrated, which presents, along the Sarca valley bottom and the cycle path, the surprising side valleys and the characteristic countries. The sports facilities are classy: soccer and playing fields, ice stadium, swimming pool and gyms.
Dolomiti di Brenta Bike offers selected itineraries for mountain biking, within the reach of amateur cyclists and families, but capable of satisfying even trained sportsmen. For those who prefer trekking, there are numerous possibilities to reach the refuges at high altitude, with routes up to 150 km, from the simplest to the via ferratas, on the most classic routes of Dolomite hiking. Golf is practiced at the Golf Clubs of Campo Carlo Magno and Rendena.
An avant-garde ski area theater of international competitions and events
Madonna di Campiglio, Pinzolo and Val Rendena are naturalistic and morphological treasures protected by the Adamello-Brenta Natural Park, the largest protected area in the region. The setting is as spectacular as the slopes traced on the sides of the mountains with a view of the Adamello and the Brenta Dolomites.
Madonna di Campiglio, an internationally renowned winter resort, the center of one of the most important and well-equipped Italian ski areas, maintains its historic charm intact. It offers over 60 km of slopes and state-of-the-art ski lifts that connect it with the equally vast area of Folgarida-Marilleva (Skirama Dolomiti Adamello Brenta).
Another 26 km of slopes, on Dos del Sabion, can be accessed from Pinzolo. In both stations it is also possible to practice snow boarding, cross-country skiing, ski mountaineering, walking with snowshoes, skating.
The accommodation capacity is vast and diversified, the attention offered to children and the services for the well-being and safety of guests at the highest level. The other villages of the Rendena also complete the offer from the point of view of food and wine and the typical features of the local culture.