Dolomites to Venice
What was the most inspirational moment of your trip? We lost two days of cycling due to rain but Michele quickly sorted a new itineray and in each town he found excellent restaurants and the best tourist sites to visit. In Padova the Scro…
Dolomites, Lake Garda and Venice
What was the most inspirational moment of your trip? Swimming in lakes surrounded by the Dolomites. The architectural wonders of the region. And the wine in Verona! What did you think of your group leader? Michele is a really good guid…
Gentle riding, stunning towns, fantastic guide
What was the most inspirational moment of your trip? Venice, Verona, Vincenza, Lake Garda...all beyond beautiful! What did you think of your group leader? Michele is a superb guide; enthusiastic, funny, determined that everyone will fi…
Dolomites Lake Garda & Venice
What was the most inspirational moment of your trip? Travelling through the Dolomites, swimming in Lake Garda, see Verona & Venice What did you think of your group leader? Michelle is one of the best leaders I have had. He goes…
Cycling in Italy
What was the most inspirational moment of your trip? As first time visitors to Venice we much appreciated Michele's tour of the City. In a relatively few hours we gained a really good overview of the main sights. The Grand Canal by ni…
Dolomites, Lake Garda & Venice Cycling
What was the most inspirational moment of your trip? It is impossible to say. In terms of cycling Days 4,5 & 6 are the most enjoyable with varied terrain and the challenge of the longest climb. The visit to Venice at the end was am…
Dolomites, Lake Garda & Venice Ride
What was the most inspirational moment of your trip? If I had to pick one it would be seeing St Mark’s Square and the Doge’s Palace for the first time when travelling by boat along the Grand Canal in Venice. But encountering a range of his…
Dolomites, Lake Garda and Venice
What was the most inspirational moment of your trip? Hard to pick just one. I loved all the spectacular views. Unfortunately we had a couple of days of cloudy weather at the start of the trip but the scenery was fantastic the entire trip. …
Best holiday ever!
What was the most inspirational moment of your trip? Hard to pick just one with so many great aspects to this trip - particularly enjoyed Lake Garda, Verona & Venice, which I expected, but Vicenza and Padova were lovely places too,…
6th Sep' 14 - MWD - Dolomites, Lake Garda & Venice Ride
What was the most inspirational moment of your trip? The beauty of the Dolomites, and after two previous visits to Venice where I have described Venice, in my opinion to be overrated, most definitely Venice. I loved Vicenza nearly as much…
Dolomites Lake Garfa
What was the most inspirational moment of your trip? Seeing the Dolomite mountains so close on the ride What did you think of your group leader? Excellent, very knowledgeable of the history of the area and passionate about his country …
Dolomites, lake Garda & Venice ride
What was the most inspirational moment of your trip? The stunning scenery, lovely towns and the view of Lake Garda from the top of the hill. We also met,spoke to and cycled with Marino Basso a brilliant experience. What did you think of…
Dolomites,Lake Garda,Venice
What was the most inspirational moment of your trip? Coming through the vineyards to a lookout and seeing Lake Garda appear in front for all to see was amazing! What did you think of your group leader? Michele is "the best guide …
Fantastic way to spend a week.
What was the most inspirational moment of your trip? Being in Venice for the first time was fantastic. The evening we spent in Vicenza was excellent. The hotel was very simple but it was the best hotel of the trip. Very atmospheric and …
Dolomites, Lake Garda & Venice Ride
What was the most inspirational moment of your trip? It's difficult to pick out just one moment in a week packed with so many. Undoubtedly, just cycling through such amazing landscapes, with snow-capped mountains visible throughout m…
Dolomites, Lake Garda & Venice Ride - Excellent Trip
What was the most inspirational moment of your trip? There were so many inspirational moments on this trip that it is hard to pick out one. Every time we turned a corner, there was another great view or some stunning scenery or the lovely…
DOLOMITES, LAKE GARDA & VENICE RIDE
What was the most inspirational moment of your trip? On day 2 "flying" down the hill,heading for the northern end of Lake Garda. Following several hours cycling,  strolling around Padua's Prato della Valle, possibly the biggest town squar…
DOLOMITES, LAKE GARDA & VENICE RIDE
What was the most inspirational moment of your trip? Lake Garda is so beautiful and Venice is magnificent. All of the towns we stayed in were historic and interesting. What did you think of your group leader? Michele Quaresimin was an …
DOLOMITES, LAKE GARDA & VENICE RIDE
What was the most inspirational moment of your trip? Emerging from the foothills of the Dolomites into the plains of northern Italy was magical, complemented by the vistas over two lakes in the first two days. Trento and Padua were surpris…
THE ITALIAN DOLOMITES
What was the most inspirational moment of your trip? The countryside and the people. I had never been to Italy before but had been told it was beautiful, and once you get there you see why. Our ride through the country from Bolzano (so bea…
DOLOMITES, LAKE GARDA & VENICE RIDE
What was the most inspirational moment of your trip? Sailing down Lake Garda and the cycle tours of each town that we rode into each night, oh and not forgetting the group meals at some very nice restaurants that Michele picked out for us …
DOLOMITES, LAKE GARDA & VENICE RIDE
What was the most inspirational moment of your trip? Our visit to the Scravigni Chapel in Padova was a very enlightening experience, where we saw the Frescos by Giotti telling the story of Christ - a story in amazing paintings is what I w…
DOLOMITES, LAKE GARDA & VENICE RIDE
What was the most inspirational moment of your trip? The first view of Lake Garda was truly stunning (and the descent to the shore). The quality of cycle routes was superior to anything we have in the North East. Venice was better than I…
DOLOMITES, LAKE GARDA & VENICE RIDE
What was the most inspirational moment of your trip? Venice is amazing - it was on my 'to do' list for quite a while, so being able to combine it with an activity holiday was great. What did you think of your group leader? Michele was …
DOLOMITES, LAKE GARDA & VENICE RIDE
What was the most inspirational moment of your trip? That's a difficult one ...... something every day, but probably cresting the valley leaving Bolzano and riding through the vineyards or was it cresting the saddle at Lake Garda or was it…
DOLOMITES, LAKE GARDA & VENICE RIDE
What was the most inspirational moment of your trip? Reaching the top of the last hill! What did you think of your group leader? Personable, organized, and spoke English well.  Michele was an inspiration. Do you have any advice for …
DOLOMITES TO VENICE RIDE
What was the most inspirational moment of your trip? The stunning scenery of being up near the Austrian border and being in cool fresh clean air. Off road, down hill, cycle paths through stunning scenery The  evening and day we had in V…
Bolzano to Venice
What was the most inspirational moment of your trip? The most memorable was the ride (glide!) down to Lake Garda, excellent views of the Lake as I descended What did you think of your group leader? I didn’t really have that much contac…
Bolzano to Venice
What was the most inspirational moment of your trip? There were many, but the one that stands out for me was the ride down through the vineyards and into Soave. The sun was out, the grapes were being picked and the castle overlooking the t…
A lovely ride
What was the most inspirational moment of your trip? Coming over the pass and getting a first view of Lake Garda was pretty breath-taking. Venice was very memorable too. What did you think of your group leader? The group leader was gre…
Sunny Italy
What was the most inspirational moment of your trip? The cycling was just fantastic a great route. Amazing cities to explore. What did you think of your group leader? Michele was exceptional. A great cycle guide as well as a wealth of …
Dolomites Lake Garda Venice Ride
What was the most inspirational moment of your trip? could have been any number of times when I turned a corner and had my breath taken away by beautiful buildings or city swuare What did you think of your group leader? Excellent. A lo…
DOLOMITES JULY 2016
What was the most inspirational moment of your trip? I completed a "bonus climb" with 4 of my fellow travelers up a very steep hill after we'd reached one of our destination cities. Shortly before completing the climb I firs…
Wonderful first cycling holiday
What was the most inspirational moment of your trip? I loved the last 2 days, very flat and easy leading to the highlight was of exploring Venice, a city I've never been to but always wanted to visit. What did you think of your gro…
A wonderful experience
What was the most inspirational moment of your trip? I loved the rides from Desenzano to Verona and then Vicenza through beautiful villages and vineyards along cycle paths that took you right away from the noise and pollution of major rout…
Lake Garde and Venice
What was the most inspirational moment of your trip? Michael laid on early morning rides for those who wanted them and these were amazing. The world is a different place at 6am and the rides were both challenging and exhilarating. I will n…
Michael Waterfield
What was the most inspirational moment of your trip? I don't recall one What did you think of your group leader? Very competent and knowledgeable but also very busy . I got the impression that looking after !5 people was a big ta…
Dolomites Lake Garda Venice ride
What was the most inspirational moment of your trip? Seeing the hidden gems of Venice What did you think of your group leader? Excellent, confident, organised, knowledgeable & a very nice person. He also gave us extra cycle ri…
A quite wonderful and truly memorable experience!
What was the most inspirational moment of your trip? Many, including cycling through the mountains, alongside the Adage River; getting to know everyone else during the Lake Garda boat trip; making it to the top of the big hill and generall…
Exceeding Expectations
What was the most inspirational moment of your trip? We were there to celebrate our 25th anniversary. One evening, our guide, Michele, showed up in a convertible VW decorated, and two glasses of wine, and drove us to a place to snap a pi…
Dolomites, Lake Garda, Venice cycling
What was the most inspirational moment of your trip? Tricky one! Getting to the top of That Hill. Seeing Venice for the first time was jaw dropping. I loved the countryside - fields of vineyards, scattered villages, snaking rivers, limesto…
cycling Dolomites to Venice
What was the most inspirational moment of your trip? Too many to mention, first visit to Italy and hopefully will be back in the future. Loved the food, the views, the company. What did you think of your group leader? Michele was excel…
Dolomites, Lake Garda and Venice Ride
What was the most inspirational moment of your trip? Watching my wife who does little riding thoroughly enjoying all the scenery and small historic towns, and the big grin on her face when she completed the tour. What did you think of y…
Bolzano to Venice
What was the most inspirational moment of your trip? Hard to define one particular moment, as there were so many The scenery, the mountains, a fantastic ride down towards Lake Garda and picturesque, historic towns. Oh, great food and drink…
Dolomites, Lake Garda and Venice Ride
What was the most inspirational moment of your trip? The first days cycling with fantastic views of the Dolomites and the final walking tour of venice. What did you think of your group leader? Michelle was first class. Gave 110% from t…
Bolzano to Venice
What was the most inspirational moment of your trip? Riding down the river valleys to Lake Garda What did you think of your group leader? Michele was charming, extremely friendly and extraordinarily patient and helpful. Great sense of …
Dolomites to Venice
What was the most inspirational moment of your trip? Swimming in Lake Garda in 8 degree temperatures! Very cold but oh so worth it. Closely followed by the very exhilirating and steep descent into Garda riding on the pave. That's a f…
Dolomites to Venice
What was the most inspirational moment of your trip? Venice, as expected, was amazing - even in the heat, the bustle of the crowds Venice felt very special and worth a very lengthy visit. What did you think of your group leader? Mi…
A Most Enjoyable Trip
What was the most inspirational moment of your trip? There were quite a few inspirational moments, but perhaps the most stunning was the visit to the artist Giotto's Chapel de Scrovegni in Padua. I was in awe of the scope and quality …
Awesome "Super Grouppo!"
What was the most inspirational moment of your trip? The most inspirational moment for me was the groups "Last Supper" in Venice. The glorious week of riding, scenery, and group camaraderie was coming to a close. Two of the ladies in…
Bolzano to Venice
What was the most inspirational moment of your trip? The most memorable was the ride (glide!) down to Lake Garda, excellent views of the Lake as I descended What did you think of your group leader? I didn’t really have that much co…
Bolzano to Venice
What was the most inspirational moment of your trip? There were many, but the one that stands out for me was the ride down through the vineyards and into Soave. The sun was out, the grapes were being picked and the castle overlooking t…
A lovely ride
What was the most inspirational moment of your trip? Coming over the pass and getting a first view of Lake Garda was pretty breath-taking. Venice was very memorable too. What did you think of your group leader? The group leader was…
Sunny Italy
What was the most inspirational moment of your trip? The cycling was just fantastic a great route. Amazing cities to explore. What did you think of your group leader? Michele was exceptional. A great cycle guide as well as a wealth o…
Dolomites Lake Garda Venice Ride
What was the most inspirational moment of your trip? could have been any number of times when I turned a corner and had my breath taken away by beautiful buildings or city swuare What did you think of your group leader? Excellent. …
DOLOMITES JULY 2016
What was the most inspirational moment of your trip? I completed a "bonus climb" with 4 of my fellow travelers up a very steep hill after we'd reached one of our destination cities. Shortly before completing the climb I first uttered t…
Wonderful first cycling holiday
What was the most inspirational moment of your trip? I loved the last 2 days, very flat and easy leading to the highlight was of exploring Venice, a city I've never been to but always wanted to visit. What did you think of your grou…