Exceptional day tour to the Dolomites mountains from Venice, a day spent exploring the immense natural beauty of this region. Take a day off from the city and visit the Dolomites, admiring the beautiful town of Cortina, the exceptional landscapes and unforgettable views.
If there is a special trip that visitors of Venice have to take in order to grasp the true magnificence of northern Italy, that is to the fascinating Dolomites passing through some extraordinary wild areas, with ascending roads and tunnels, deep canyons and idyllic valleys. The Dolomites experience will include visits of Cortina, Misurina Lake, Tre Cime di Lavaredo area, Auronzo Lake and other great places.
Enjoy a memorable day tour discovering Europe's most beautiful mountains the Italian Dolomites. Driving passed Conegliano in the Prosecco region, we reach the beautiful emerald coloured lake of Santa Croce, surrounded by soaring peaks and pine forests which are mirrored by the reflection on the water of the lake. Our first stop is Pieve di Cadore a delightful alpine village, here you have time for a short walk with traditional shops selling salumi, local cheeses, and homemade ice cream, the town is also well known as its the birthplace of the Italian artist Titian.
Continuing on our journey passing through tunnels with astounding views of canyons and valleys that appear as if from nowhere, we take the toll road up to the Tre Cime di Lavaredo 2360mt which offers one of the best views across the valleys and peaks, the scenery is quite simply, breathtaking. On arrival at Cortina, "the Pearl of the Dolomites", we spend time to stroll around and take in the picturesque views of the mountains. Weather permitting you may also take the Cable car up to Faloria at 2134mt, which overlooks the entire town of Cortina.
We then continue our journey making numerous stops along the way at scenic viewpoints, passing Lake Misurina, here you will have time to wander around or alternatively, you can enjoy an optional lunch, whilst admiring the beautiful mountain peaks and spectacular backdrop with views of "Sorapis", and the "Marmarole". Surrounded by the scenery as stunning as this, photo opportunities are plentiful!After a fulfilling day we journey on to admire the picturesque Lake Auronza, passing through enchanting mountain villages.We then make our way back to Venice.
Meeting point information and local telephone numbers at your destination are included on your Confirmation Voucher.
We suggest you to wear comfortable shoes and clothes. During summer, bring solar protection, sunglasses and a bottle of water. In winter, don't forget an umbrella.