Fly from Gatwick to Verona; transfer to Dimaro (approx. 2½ hours).
As the perfect introduction to this beautiful area, we get into the snowy mountains and try snowshoeing in the beautiful Stelvio National Park.
We transfer this morning to the neaby quaint village of Folgarida to collect our equipment and get ready for some cross-country skiing. Instruction will be provided by a local guide for beginners and if any intermediate or advanced skiiers, information is provided for other exciting loipe that are available. After a full day trying to get the glide, there will be some time for a relaxing wander around the beautiful village of Folgarida.
This morning we can rest our weary legs and enjoy an exciting horse and sleigh ride through the forests near Pelizzano with a local guide. In the afternoon, we get the chance to try ice-skating. If there is time, an optional snowshoe walk will also be offered.
A day at your own leisure. You can relax in the local wellness centre (payable locally), enjoy self-guided skiing or snowshoeing or visit the nearby chic resort of Madonna di Campiglio. In the evening, it is possible to take a cable car up to a mountain refuge for a wonderful traditional dinner.
Today we get the opportunity to try downhill skiing in the Brenta Dolomites. Our instructor will teach us the basics, such as the snowplough and easy turns. In the evening, there is the option to take a photographic walk, looking for the most beautiful spots around Dimaro.
We start the day with an exciting glacier walk to the frozen waterfall of Valorz in Val di Rabbi. Later we may have the opportunity to try ice climbing (optional), or simply enjoy a relaxing afternoon in Dimaro.
Transfer to Verona for flight to Gatwick.