Some ideas for outdoor excursions.. for a pleasant stay in Mantova..
1) MANTUA AND ITS SURROUNDINGS • WALK + BIKE half day tour
From the city of Mantua to the Nature Reserve of Bosco Fontana, with the Gonzaga huntig villa
Highlights: the city skyline, the river suburban park, the lake fronts, the walk in the wood, the Gonzaga hunting villa.
Technical notes: lenght: about 15 Km completely on paved bike path
Suggested season: spring and autumn. Time: 3.30 hours approx. ; historical and naturalistic explanations along the way.
Services: guided tour + bike rental
FEE (min. 8 p.) € 25,00 per person – Bike rentals € 10,00 per person
AVAILABLE ON SUNDAYS – MEETING POINT: CAMPO CANOA
2) FROM DOWNTOWN MANTUA TO THE RESERVE OF PARCO DEL MINCIO
Walk + boat excursion – Full day tour
Highlights: Walk (urban trekking) in the oldest part of town through the main squares, among the imposing buildings and churches; boat excursion in the Nature Reserve of “Valli del Mincio”.
Services: Qualified tourist guide – excursion with experienced boatman
FEE (min. 8 p.) € 37,00 per person
AVAILABLE ON SATURDAYS
3) FROM MANTUA TO RIVALTA SUL MINCIO
Bike tour + boat excursion – HALF DAY
Highlights: the lakefront bike path, the unique Sanctuary Church of Grazie di Curtatone, the boat tour in the reserve “Valli del Mincio” up to Mantua with bikes in tow.
Technical notes: length: 17 km one way with return by boat – bike tour entirely on bike path –
Services: bicycle tour guide – Boat hire – transport bike from Rivalta
FEE (min. 8 p.) € 38,00 per person – Bike rentals € 10,00 per person
AVAILABLE ON FRIDAYS. MEETING POINT: CAMPO CANOA
3) FROM PESCHIERA TO MANTOVA: THE RIVER MINCIO BIKE PATH
Ciclotour – FULL DAY
The classic route that connects Lake Garda to Mantua. The lenght varies from 37 to 42 km depending on the possible cycle options.
Technical notes: the itinerary can be reversed (from Mantua to Peschiera) Length: approx. km. 40
Time: 4 hours + breaks. Possibility to visit the charming village of Borghetto sul Mincio, the Forest of Bosco Fontana and the Bertone Park
Best time: spring and early fall. For return trip, possibility of organized transportation or private transfer by van.
Services: bicycle hire – bicycle tour guide – bike transport.
FEE (min. 8) € 75,00 per person with lunch
FEE (min. 8) € 55,00 per person, excluding lunch
With own bike:
FEE (min. 8) € 55,00 per person with lunch
FEE (min. 8) € 37.00 per person, excluding lunch
AVAILABLE ON SATURDAYS. MEETING POINT: CAMPO CANOA
– During the months of April and May, peak season, we recommend booking well in advance.
The excursions will be subject to verification and availability of different services;
– Kindly book by the morning of the day before the tour;
– Possibility of children’s prices on request;
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