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From the Alps to Verona: A Cycling Odyssey Through Northern Italy

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Program #20865RJ
12 Days | 11 Nights
ACTIVITY LEVEL: Moderately Challenging
Love to learn in a small-group setting? This collection of programs has at most 10-24 participants.
See our Small Group programs.
EasyFor people looking to exercise their minds more than their bodies. There’s minimal walking and not too many stairs.
ModerateThese programs get you on your feet and include activities such as walking up to a mile in a day through a city and standing in a museum for a few hours.
ActiveFor people who enjoy walking as much as two miles a day, perhaps to explore historic neighborhoods or a nature trail.
Moderately ChallengingFor hardy explorers who enjoy a good physical challenge, spending most of their days on the go.
ChallengingGet ready to keep up with our highest-energy group. These demanding — and rewarding — programs are for seasoned outdoor enthusiasts.
Meals: 20 total, 10 breakfasts, 10 dinners

The following meal choices available when requested in advance: Vegetarian; Gluten Free.

If you have dietary restrictions due to medical requirements, please call (800) 454-5768, to see if we can accommodate your needs.

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Hotel Stocker: San Valentino alla Muta, 1 nights
Type: Three-Star Hotel

Description: A family-operated hotel in the Reschenpass region of Tyrol. The hotel offers modern rooms and a restaurant featuring Italian and Tyrolean cuisine.

Contact info:
Hauptstraße 42
San Valentino alla Muta, 39027 Italy
phone: +39 0473/634 666
web: www.hotel-stocker.com/

Room amenities: Shower, Television, Telephone, Safe, WiFi

Facility amenities: Gym, Turkish Bath, Finnish Sauna, Hot Tub, Tanning Booth, Restaurant, Bar

Smoking policy: Yes
Smoking policies vary by facility. During all group events and activities, smoking is prohibited.

Elevator: Yes

Check in time: 2:00 PM

Hotel Schwarzer Widder (Hotel Montone Nero): Silandro, 1 nights
Type: Hotel

Description: A family-operated hotel in the center of the beautiful village of Silandro in the heart of the Vinschgau Valley. The hotel offers a restaurant featuring typical Tyrolean cuisine.

Contact info:
Hauptstraße, 96
Silandro, 39028 Italy
phone: +39 0473/730 000
web: www.schwarzerwidder.com/

Room amenities: Shower, Hairdryer, Telephone, Television, WiFi

Facility amenities: Restaurant, Bar,

Smoking policy: No
Smoking policies vary by facility. During all group events and activities, smoking is prohibited.

Elevator: Yes

Hotel Siegler (Albergo alla Torre): Merano, 1 nights
Type: Three-Star Hotel

Description: A family-operated hotel in a quiet residential district ten minutes by foot from the historic district of Merano.

Contact info:
via Parrocchia, 6
Merano, 39012 Italy
phone: +39 0473/231 133
web: www.thurm.it/

Room amenities: Shower, Television, Telephone, WiFi, Safe

Facility amenities: Restaurant, Coffee Shop/Bar, Outdoor Swimming Pool with Private Garden

Smoking policy: No
Smoking policies vary by facility. During all group events and activities, smoking is prohibited.

Elevator: Yes

Hotel Scala (Hotel Stiegl): Bolzano, 2 nights
Type: Four-Star Hotel

Description: A privately-owned hotel located in a quiet residential district ten minutes from the historic center of Bolzano. The hotel had its origins as an ancient coach station and boasts a restaurant with fresco cycles by Rudolf Stolz. A Liberty-style facade adorns the hotel.

Contact info:
via Brennero, 11
Bolzano, 39100 Italy
phone: +39 0471/976 222
web: www.scalahot.com/

Room amenities: Shower/Bath, WC, Hairdryer, LCD Television, Internet Access, Minibar, Safe

Facility amenities: Restaurant, Bar, Seated Lounge Area, WiFi, Outdoor Terrace, Private Garden with Swimming Pool

Smoking policy: No
Smoking policies vary by facility. During all group events and activities, smoking is prohibited.

Elevator: Yes

Hotel America: Trento, 2 nights
Type: Three-Star Hotel

Description: A family-operated hotel located in the historical town center, a short walk to the Castle del Buonconsiglio and the Cattedrale di San Vigilio. The hotel offers individually decorated guest rooms.

Contact info:
via Torre Verde, 50
Trento, 38100 Italy
phone: +39 0461/983 010
web: www.hotelamerica.it/

Room amenities: Shower/Tub, WC, Hairdryer, Satellite Television, Telephone, WiFi, Air Conditioning

Facility amenities: Restaurant, Bar, Restaurant Terrace

Smoking policy: No
Smoking policies vary by facility. During all group events and activities, smoking is prohibited.

Elevator: Yes

Club Hotel La Vela: Torbole sul Garda, 1 nights
Type: Four-Star Hotel

Description: A full-service hotel located a short walk to Lake Garda in the center of Torbole sul Garda.

Contact info:
via Strada Granda, 2
Torbole sul Garda, 38069 Italy
phone: +39 0464/505 940
web: www.lavelahoteltorbole.it/

Room amenities: Shower, WC, Telephone, Television, WiFi

Facility amenities: Restaurant, Bar/Lounge, Outdoor Swimming Pool, Terrace

Smoking policy: No
Smoking policies vary by facility. During all group events and activities, smoking is prohibited.

Elevator: Yes

Hotel Puccini: Peschiera, 1 nights
Type: Three-Star Hotel

Description: A family-owned and operated hotel set on the shores of Lake Garda. The hotel is a ten-minute walk from the historic downtown area of Peschiera and features a large garden area. Evening meals will be on the the terrace of a former historic fort which has been converted into a restaurant with magnificent lake vistas.

Contact info:
via Giacomo Puccini, 2
Peschiera del Garda, 37019 Italy
phone: +39 0456/401 428
web: www.hotelpuccini.it/

Room amenities: Shower/WC, Air Conditioning, Television, Telephone, Internet Access, Hairdryer

Facility amenities: Large Garden Area, Breakfast Restaurant, Bar, Outdoor Swimming Pool and Sun Terrace

Smoking policy: No
Smoking policies vary by facility. During all group events and activities, smoking is prohibited.

Elevator: Yes

Hotel Casa Poli: Mantova, 1 nights
Type: Four-Star Hotel

Description: A family-operated hotel which provides a unique exclusive environment, furnished in a minimalist, sophisticated style. The hotel is located within a ten-minute walk to the old city center. The group will enjoy a farewell dinner at a local restaurant featuring typical local cuisine.

Contact info:
corso Giuseppe Garibaldi, 32
Mantova, 46100 Italy
phone: +39 0376/288 170
web: www.hotelcasapoli.it/

Room amenities: Shower/WC, Air Conditioning/Heating, Television, Telephone, Hairdryer, WiFi

Facility amenities: Breakfast Room, Internal Private Garden, Reading Room

Smoking policy: No
Smoking policies vary by facility. During all group events and activities, smoking is prohibited.

Elevator: Yes

Additional nights after: Contact IBT for rates.
Please refer to the OPTIONAL EXTENSIONS section of your preparatory materials for rates.

Check out time: 10:00 AM


The prices listed for commercial services and facilities that are not included in the program cost, such as airport shuttles or extra nights lodging, are subject to change without notice. Since Road Scholar cannot guarantee the accuracy of these prices, we strongly suggest contacting the companies directly for the most up-to-date information.

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Included
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10 nights of accommodations
20 meals: 10 breakfasts, 0 lunches, 10 dinners
9 Expert-led lectures
12 Field trips

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