Tourist Area Crossed
Ponte di Legno - Tonale
Appointed in 1912 by the Italian Touring Club Italian first station of tourism and winter sports, Ponte di Legno today can boast in the collective imagination of the name 'Pearl of Valcamonica' for the characteristics of the town, for the extraordinary landscape that surrounds it.
From the country, through the lifts, you can reach some of the most beautiful slopes for winter sports.
During the summer, the same lifts, but also simple paths, allowing a wide choice of walking and climbing up with levels of difficulty to suit all tastes.
Val di Sole
The Val di Sole valley is one of the main side valleys of another well-known Trentino valley: Val di Non.
A special kind of experience promise the therapeutic springs of Pejo and Rabbi, which made the local spa sector boom. The Stelvio National Park boasts moreover valuable natural resources as it features the ideal landscape for the Alpine flora and fauna. Several information points will tell you interesting news about the local plant and flower species.
Those interested in winter sports, will find all they can wish for: State-of-the-art lifts and gondolas take you up to the skiing areas Folgarida-Marilleva, Pejo and Tonale (Skirama Adamello Brenta)!
Val di Non - Lago di S. Giustina
In Val di Non, hospitality means visitors’ friendly holiday offers in both summer and winter, staying in close contact with nature, surrounded by varied and beautiful landscapes with plenty of choice of sports and leisure activities! This green and sunny plateau has many scenic mountain destinations, like the Brenta Dolomites and the beautiful Maddalene group. The valley centre with the artificial lake of Santa Giustina is surrounded by green hills with castles immersed in fruit orchard and forests: the most imposing is perhaps Castel Thun, which is one of the most prestigious cultural and museum centers in the whole Alpine region.
ALTA VALTELLINA: VALFURVA – BORMIO – VALDIDENTRO
From the valley of Bormio radiate three valleys historically linked: Valdidentro, Valdisotto and Valfurva. In the immediate vicinity of Bormio begins Valfurva, which extends almost entirely in the Stelvio National Park, where flora and fauna unmatched find their best showing.
These territories have been able to maintain the characteristics of the mountain villages, without forgetting the importance of tourism infrastructure at the forefront, with tracks that knows satisfy even the Nordic skiers, as well as modern and comfortable hotels.
Here you will find a warm, rich mountain traditions. All sports find their expression, both in summer and winter and are completed with two spa centers of excellence: Bagni Nuovi and Bagni Vecchi.
Livigno - Duty Free Zone
Livigno, the Little Tibet, as defined by its geography of vast plateau dominated by peaks always whitewashed situated at an altitude of 1816 m, from June until autumn is a kaleidoscope of many hues.
Livigno is also a large shopping mall in the open air: not the usual souvenir shops of the mountain villages, but 250 windows all with the convenience of duty free. Here the pleasure of shopping is in the most pleasant of contexts enchanted landscapes, relaxing and ideal climate.
Engadina - Laghi Alpini - Sankt Moritz
The holiday region Engadin St. Moritz is situated south of the Swiss Alps, at 1800 m above sea level, on the "roof of Europe".
Thanks to the lakeside landscape in keeping with the Engadin enjoys great international reputation as a 'hall of the Alps ".
The valley enjoys an annual number of sunny days much above average, has mineral springs and a pleasant climate.
Valle di Chiavenna
Where the water flows into the Mera and in Lake Como, begins Valchiavenna that, protected by towering mountains, just 130 km from Milan, contains some rare natural beauty as the Potholes and the beautiful waterfalls of 'Water Fraggia.
Thanks to Sky Express, the most modern underground funicular railway in Europe, which in 3 minutes well exceeds 638 meters in altitude, you can reach the wonderful ski slopes of Madesimo. Valchiavenna is also very close also to Saint Moritz.
Bassa Valtellina – Berbenno in Valtellina
An area rich of routes that following the traces of human history and its roots in the heart of the Alps, in an area of great geological and naturalistic interest. Several kilometers of history ranging from rock carvings of Tirano, the medieval fortified castles dotting the Valtellina, churches and theaters of Morbegno, the ancient village of Berbenno.
Edolo - Alpi Orobie Bresciane
In the heart of Valle Camonica in the province of Brescia, we can find the small but beautiful town of Edolo through wich flows the river Oglio. The town is sourrounded by mountains that form the Adamello Regional Park and the Stelvio Park. Beautiful interesting buildings, churhes decorated with much valued frescoes are among the many interesting sites to be found in Edolo’s historical centre. And those who love the beauty of nature and mountain excursions, on foot or by bike, will certainly find what they are looking for. Edolo is a good starting point to visit the whole Valle Camonica and all that it offers. There is a wide range of opportunities: from mountain trekking to sailing on the lake, from thermal baths to ski slopes, from swimming pools to golf course, and from churches to museums.
Borno ed il suo Altopiano
A natural theatre made of mountains welcomes the tourists who get to Borno, in the so called “Sun Plateau”, a pearl in Lombardy.
Borno is a small town, where tourism is the main activity: winter and summer here mean sport, relax, wellness and culture.
Very important for winter tourism is the ski-area Borno Monte Altissimo. It is very close to the most important towns in Lombardy, Brescia, Bergamo and Milan; it has a mild and always sunny climate, both easy and more difficult slopes, a relaxing atmosphere surrounded by the forest and a breath-taking panorama which embraces the whole Camonica Valley up to the Iseo Lake. For these reasons this ski area is a destination that nobody can miss during a journey along Camonica Valley.
Try to walk barefoot in the cool waters of a brook, to spend a romantic night in a mountain cabin or a swim in a sea of white snow and soft: a holiday in Presolana is an adventure to discover a new freedom! Friends, immerse yourself in this journey through the Four Seasons: a window on nature, its contrasts, its harmonies, discovering with us the romantic Valley of the Mills and the ancient Via del Latte, the huts and flowering alpine huts, our tasty dishes full of delicious. You meet horizons and unforgettable views ... And silence that is a real philosophy of life.
Zorzino - Riva di Solto - Lago d'Iseo
The western Coast of Lake Iseo is part of the Province of Bergamo; the landscape encloses corners of incomparable beauty and shows different types of landscape.
From Sarnico climbing towards Predore, there are stretches of beach, often crowded with tourists. Further north the landscape becomes wild with cliffs and rock outcrops (there are the spectacular gorges of Castro and Zorzino), which are interrupted only by small delta formed by the torrents coming from the valleys.
The history of Lovere is full of events, given its strategic location which places it among the top Sebino and the entrance of Val Cavallina for links by land, and the north end of Lake Iseo for water transport.
It is a country devoted to industries which, however, in recent years, has been able to rediscover their own excellent tourist destination.
The Academy of Fine Arts Tadini is headquartered in the magnificent palace place in front of the lake, completed in 1826 by architect S. Salimbeni and by Count Tadini Cream with the noble intention of education to open his collection to the public, so that masterpieces were the model for the new young artists, whose formation took place in the attached school of painting and music.
Vallecamonica is one of the largest valleys of the central Alps, in eastern Lombardy, about 90 km long.
The part that interests the average Vallecamonica extends from Cividate Camuno to the towns of Sonic-Edolo.
In it are several parks of natural interest nationally or regionally.
Among the main there is certainly the Nature Reserve Rock engravings of Ceto, Cimbergo Paspardo: a vast nature reserve, largely wooded, which covers about 290 hectares. Inside there at least 420 rock surfaces bearing petroglyphs, declared World Heritage by UNESCO in 1979.
Another important historical relic that affects the average Vallecamonica is the Castle of Breno, who, from the top of a hill, overlooking the village.
MALONNO AND THE CHURCH OF S.S. FAUSTINO AND GIOVITA
The Cathedral stands on a rocky cliff not far from the town of Malonno. The original church dates back to the XI - XII century. by the Benedictine monks of the Monastery of San Faustino Brescia. The building was enlarged in the fifteenth and sixteenth century. The building is characterized by the clearness architecture of the facade but above all for the excellent spatial articulation of the interior and the brightness of the whole. In downtown of Malonno can be seen even three noble towers, with stone masonry irregular, beautiful portals, some more complex and machined, others with simple granite lintels, arches and bundles, remains a bit 'neglected houses important or clear Private farmers, as well as an interesting melting furnace.