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SHORT BREAK DOLOMITES - VENICE

ON THE ROUTE OF THE OLD DOLOMITES RAILWAY TO VENICE

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General information:

Classification of the tour : Self-guided tour
Difficulty: easy
Distance: 235 -240 km
Duration: 5 Days / 4 Nights
Price: from 379,- €

Dolomites Venice Map

Highlights and places of interest along the route:

Description:

From the north east of the Dolomites, you cycle through the Höhlenstein Valley passing by the famous “Drei Zinnen” (Three Peaks), and onto the Olympic town of Cortina d’Ampezzo. Following the old railway track you continue to Pieve di Cadore, the birth town of Titian. On the way to Conegliano you will pass different little typical Italian villages. From here you slowly reach the lowlands. Following the River Sile, you finally reach Mestre Venice – entrance to the lagoon city Venice.

  
Characteristics of the route:

The cycling tour to Venice is an easy tour. The first two days you mainly follow the old Dolomites railway track. From the third day, the tour encounters slight ascents and descents on quite side roads through idyllic landscape and typical Italian villages until reaching the plains on the last day.
This tour is suitable for children from the age of 16.

A day by day account of the route:

Hochpustertal bike Dolomites

Day 1: Arrival in Hochpustertal (Niederdorf/Villabassa or Toblach/Dobbiaco)

Starting point: the north-eastern Dolomites;

Cortina Bike Dolomites

Day 2: Hochpustertal – Pieve di Cadore (approx. 60 - 65 km)

Along the old railway track through Cortina, the pearl of the Dolomites;

Calalzo bike Dolomites venice

Day 3: Pieve di Cadore – Conegliano (approx. 80 km)

From here you will cycle on the new cycling path to Longarone;

Dolomites Venice Bike Conegliano

Day 4: Conegliano – Venice mainland/Mestre (approx. 95 km)

The river Sile remains your faithful companion direction Adriatic Sea to Venice;

Venice Bike

Day 5: Departure

Venice, city of art and culture;

Prices 2020

 
Self-guided tour
Package price per person in a double room with breakfast € 379,00
Single room surcharge, per person € 97,00
High season* surcharge, per person € 39,00
Additional services
Rental bike € 65,00
E-bike € 120,00
Extra nights in villabassa/dobbiaco
Price per person and night in a double room incl. breakfast in May/June/September/Oktober € 59,00
Price per person and night in a double room incl. breakfast in July/August € 79,00
Single room surcharge, per night € 17,00
Extra nights in Venice mainland/mestre
Price per person and night, double room incl. breakfast € 69,00
Single room surcharge, per night € 23,00

*High season: arrival dates from 20/06/2020 to 12/09/2020 (incl.)
We suggest travel insurance.
Changes in the offer as well as errors, printing errors and arithmetic errors reserved!

 


Starting dates 2020:

  • ARRIVAL: every Wednesday and Saturday, from 02/05/2020 (first available date) to 03/10/2020 (last available date)

  • NON SCHEDULE ARRIVAL DATES: minimum of 5 persons upon request!

General information:

  • Classification:
    Self-guided tour
     
  • Duration:
    05 days / 04 nights
     
  • Distance:
    approx. 235 - 240 km
     
  • Starting point:
    Hochpustertal (Niederdorf/Villabassa or Toblach/Dobbiaco)
     
  • Arrival:
    • By car: on the Brenner/Brennero motorway (A22) to Brixen/Bressanone – take the exit “Brixen-Pustertal”, then through the valley Pustertal/Valle Pusteria (SS49) to Niederdorf/Villabassa or Toblach/Dobbiaco, depending on the location of your hotel or drive along the Felbertauernstraße to Lienz in Eastern Tyrol (Austria) and then further into Italy through the valley Pustertal/Valle Pusteria to Toblach/Dobbiaco or Niederdorf/Villabassa, depending on the location of your hotel.
    • By train: take the train from Innsbruck over the Brenner/Brennero to Franzensfeste/Fortezza. Change the train to the valley Pustertal/Valle Pusteria - Lienz and get off either at Niederdorf/Villabassa or Toblach/Dobbiaco depending on the location of your hotel. Timetable available on: www.deutschebahn.de, www.oebb.at, www.trenitalia.com.
    • By plane: low cost flights are available to Treviso, Venice Marco Polo, Trieste Ronchi dei Legionari and Innsbruck. We can organise your airport transfer to the first hotel (on request and not included in the price).
       
  • Accommodation:
    Accommodation in hotels - 3*** and/or 4**** category.
    Attention: Tourist tax – if requested – has to be paid on the spot.
     
  • Parking:
    Free and unguarded parking facilities for the duration of the bicycle tour at a nearby public parking area.
     
  • Transfer:
    Every Wednesday and Saturday by shuttle bus from Venice mainland/Mestre to Toblach/Dobbiaco or Niederdorf/Villabassa at a price of € 65.00 per person (bicycle included – reservation and payment upon booking). Minimum 2 persons.
     
  • Alternative:
    Cortina Express: daily departure from Mestre train station and Venice airport to Cortina d’Ampezzo and/or Toblach/Dobbiaco at the cost of approx. € 23.00 per person (booking necessary www.cortinaexpress.it).
     
  • Rental bikes:
    21-gears women‘s or men‘s bicycle
    E-bike (unisex bike, 500 W battery, range up to 100 km)
     
  • Tour information available in:
    German - English - Italian
 

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