A surprise awaits your family on Italy's rooftop: a network of quiet cycling paths for everyone's taste. From Italy to Austria, pedal amid lush valleys and limestone massifs. Connect with local people whose unique traditions enhance your journey. Savor exquisite meals, regional wines and cozy inns and be welcomed like family.
1 Begin with a pleasant ride in the East Tyrol region of Austria, near the Italian border and in the realm of the Dolomites and Austria's tallest peak, the Grossglockner | Pedal past meadows and woodland to Lienz, a quintessential Austrian village ringed by dramatic spires.
2-3 Explore medieval Brunico, a delightful town for shopping, strolling and people watching | Discover tasty mountain cuisine, from creamy polenta to delectable apple strudel | The Aurina Valley greets you with majestic vistas of the snow-covered Zillertal range | Make a splash rafting on the Aurina River | Savor a gourmet meal and fine local wines.
4 Explore hidden valleys and storybook villages framed by magnificent limestone peaks | Following peaceful cycling routes, make your way through the undulating vineyards and orchards of the South Tyrol wine region | In Bolzano, visit the South Tyrol Archaeology Museum, the home of Ötzi the Iceman, one of the world's best-preserved mummies.
5-6 Ride in the glorious Rendena Valley, flanked by the distant peaks of the Brenta Dolomites | Taste wonderful regional wines, including vernatsch, lagrein and gewürztraminer | Head out for one final family bike ride in Madonna di Campiglio.