By motorcycle between the Alps and the Dolomites also means nature and between passes and many curves, a visit to the Adamello Brenta Natural Park is mandatory.
We arrive from the north, after having crossed the Tonale pass, with its 1.884 meters above sea level. Trentino, we turn uphill again for the beautiful hairpin bends and the splendid SS239 that crosses Folgarida.
After a few kilometers, already immersed in nature, we arrive at Madonna di Campiglio, a famous ski resort at an altitude of 1.550 meters. We are in the heart of the Val Rendena, between The Dolomites of the Brenta and the Adamello and Presanella glaciers.
Already in the second half of the twentieth century it was a place of residence of the nobility and the rich Austrian bourgeoisie: among its guests we must mention the princess Sissi and the Emperor Franz Joseph of Austria.
Its location is perfect for those who enjoy hiking, trekking, cycling and mountain biking on the nearby Adamello Brenta. The landscapes are always postcard-worthy, thanks to the wonderful Brenta Dolomites that frame.
We continue south, crossing Pinzolo, from which (on foot) it is possible to reach the beautiful ones Nardis Falls or Vallesinella.
Obviously, between photographs, videos and walks to reach the most evocative places, time flies. We arrive at open space, central point of the valley.
If you don't arrive late you can visit the knife factory and the artisan laboratories of Borzago, where they distil gentian liqueur. Having “tasted” these delicacies and being a little tired we decide to stop for the night. On the map at the bottom of the article you will find the waypoints.
They advise us a little Garni, Moresc house to two passivated from the state. Perfect! Exactly what travelers like: warm and welcoming rooms, restaurant with exquisite dishes and a lot of kindness and courtesy from the staff. Click here to find out everything about the structure.
Furthermore there is a story behind the family of this garnì that makes it truly special. In fact, it seems that the Chesi Moresc took their name from their participation in the crusade in the Holy Land organized by Federico II °. On their return from this enterprise in the land of the Moors they received the nickname of Moresc, that is, of those who were from the "Moors". It is from this ancient legend that the artist was inspired to design the work exhibited at the entrance of the structure.
After the perfect evening, rested, indeed reborn, especially after a super breakfast, we "have to" resume the motorcycle and continue our journey. Before inserting the first, we also discover that in the summer they also have a beer gardens surrounded by greenery a few hundred meters away, perfect for those traveling by motorbike and want to stop for lunch or dinner, with one 10% Off dedicated to travelers arriving by motorbike. We will have to come back here ...
We resume the road that descends along the Val Rendena, we avoid the state road and we “dive” into nature on the provincial SP53, which from Fisto takes you to Preore. Here it becomes SP34. Obviously it is a small mountain road, so pay attention, also because the landscape is truly enchanting and it is easy to get distracted.
After about 34 kilometers we come to see another jewel of the Trentino. We stop on the shores of the lake and notice that around us there is a majestic natural setting made up of the mountain range of the Brenta Group, the massif of the Mount Magpie and Paganella. Turn off the engines and enjoy the show.
The poet Antonio Fogazzaro called it a “precious pearl in a more precious casket”.
Il Lake Molveno is an alpine lake of natural origin that in 2019 was proclaimed for the 6th consecutive year the most beautiful and cleanest lake in Italy by Legambiente and the Italian Touring Club for the quality of water, beach and services. North of the lake is the village of molveno, Orange Flag of the Touring Club.
For those who want to stop for a morning and discover the territory of Lake Molveno, with the Panoramic cable car, open from May to October, it is possible to go up toPradel plateau, with a truly breathtaking view.
For those who want to discover the wild fauna of Trentino, about ten minutes by motorbike from Lake Molveno is the Spormaggiore wildlife park, which is home to animals such as brown bears, wolves, owls and lynxes.
|♦ The Garnì Casa Moresc it is located in Spiazzo, under the Brenta Dolomites and a few kilometers from Madonna di Campiglio. Perfect location to discover the whole valley and surroundings.|
Il Masere Park Beer Garden, open from May to September, it is perfect if you are passing by during the day for a cool break on the road e those arriving by motorbike will have a 10% discount for lunch or dinner.
Garni Casa Moresc - Masere Park Beer Garden
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