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Tour Lessinia Veronesi Prealps

Cycling Itinerary of Veronesi Prealps, in search of landscapes and natural beauty of the Plateau Lessinia. Final tasting of local wines and traditional products.

Starting from Sant'Ambrogio di Valpolicella path, slightly wavy, winds on the most secluded streets to explore the charming villages, surrounded by vineyards and olive groves that characterize the hilly landscape. Near Negrar we will face a short climb with a maximum of 15% tip. Negrar, known for its fine wines Recioto, it is home to the international cycling race "Palio del Recioto". Pedaled a rise of 6 km with an average gradient of 6% is necessary to arrive at the Ponte di Veja. Majestic natural arch of rock (the highest in Europe), appreciated by nature lovers and climbing and illustrious characters of the story. We will face a hilly tract, characterized by ups and downs fast, before entering into a deep and long valley to ascend to places Molina, known for its natural waterfalls. You continue the ascent through mountain resorts of Palaeolithic origin up to the highest point of our tour at 920 meters above sea level, location of a legendary military fortress dating back to 1880. On the road that descends to the valley can be enjoyed from most points on Lake Garda . In the exclusive village of San Giorgio Valpolicella, with its ancient stone Romanesque church, dating from the eighth-ninth century, we will be able to taste fine wines and local produce. Our adventure ends down in Sant'Ambrogio di Valpolicella. Degree tour difficulty: Level 2/3