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Made to lose in Verona & Lessinia

Upside Down

Made to lose in Verona & Lessinia

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25:45 h

106 mi

11,625 ft

Bikepacking in Verona and Lessinia loop is a delightful experience for cycling enthusiasts looking to explore the beautiful countryside of northern Italy. Simi & Pedja are a couple based in Stuttgart, south of Germany, who experienced this renaissance gravel bikepacking tour. Starting from the walls of the Sheakesperian city Verona, they followed gravel double-tracks which lead over the Lessinia park that belongs to the pre-Alps with the highest peak laying at 1,800 meters.This region boasts stunning landscapes with rolling hills, vineyards, olive groves, and quaint medieval villages that are perfect for exploring on two wheels. The route takes you through the heart of the Valpolicella wine region, where you can sample some of the world-renowned wines and enjoy the picturesque scenery. As you ascend into the Lessinia Natural Park, the scenery becomes even more breathtaking with panoramic views of the mountains and valleys below. Along the way, you'll find plenty of opportunities to rest, refuel, and soak up the local culture by sampling the delicious regional cuisine. Bikepacking in Verona and Lessinia loop is an unforgettable adventure that offers a perfect blend of physical challenge, scenic beauty, and cultural immersion.Here is their detailed plan including food stops and accommodations. Starting point: Verona
- Sleep: Euromotel Croce Bianca
- Breakfast or coffee stop: Via Fama Cafe
- Ice cream: GROM
- Dinner: Osteria Il Bertoldo
Day I
- Breakfast: Elk Bakery
- First break for a coffee: Lughezzani Bottega & Caffè
- Second break for a panini: Spaccio formaggi gaspari
- Beer or sleep possible: Agribirrificio Laorno
- Sleep: Branchetto Camping (*5km off the route)
Day II
- Lunch break: Rifugio Primaneve sul Monte Tomba
- Sleep: Rifugio Lausen
- Lunch break on a top of the mountain: Ristorante La Collina
- Finish dinner in Verona: Trattoria La Molinara

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  • Upside Down x Focus: Verona & Lessinia loop - Day I

    37.4 mi
    3.5 mph
    6,500 ft
    2,025 ft
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Collection Stats

  • Tours
  • Distance
    106 mi
  • Duration
    25:45 h
  • Elevation
    11,625 ft

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