For those looking to enjoy a relaxing stay... but especially for sports fans!!!
The sports you can do in our area are numerous, the most famous sport climbing where only 1.5 km away is the famous Rock Masters (the artificial climbing wall) will host the next World Cup in July, climbing 2012. In addition, all climbing enthusiasts will have the opportunity to quickly reach the rock walls that act as natural boundary of our area.
The northern part of Lake Garda (Arco) is presenting itself year after year as the world capital of climbing. The factors of this success are many. First the topography of the area has walls as high as 1,200 m. and cliffs at low elevation suitable "learning and to sport climbing; common denominator "soundness" of limestone that can perform all the techniques of climbing with elegance and safety.
The Mediterranean climate, mild in winter and cooled by summer breezes, you can perform all the activities "almost all the outdoor" year. Do not need to climb their physical or mental particulars, and the crucial age of the participants. Consider that in the movements of climbing fibers are activated almost every muscle in the body are stimulated and also the right psychological and character of the person: it is therefore more a sport of complete in all respects. For the proper course and outcome of a decisive s ability to move the participants in the natural environment and the desire to learn something new. Other sports and other climbing climbing in Arco and the Sacramento Valley are: Wall Padaro, South St. Paul, North St. Paul, Lastoni Dro, Anglona Coste, Coste Peak to the south, Mount Brento Pian della Piana, Wall Limarò, Dua Lakes. (These climbing walls are just a few minutes drive from our B & B).
Along the bike path that is located a short walk from our house you can reach Garda Lake in Torbole (7.5 miles) and Riva del Garda (9km) - south - and then on to Rovereto (25km); venturing into Mountain Bike paths immersed in nature - towards the north; trying in the running workouts, or simply enjoy queit walk along the banks of the river Sarca.
But is not all. You can do many other sports including canyoning that the last two years more and more people are passionate about especially with the new trails for beginners and experts in the Ledro Valley, mingle in a headlong streams coming down from the mountains. But always do it together with the centers of canyoning guides in the summer organizing daily outings. The routes are known to few is why it is better to trust the guides. So if you want you can put on your wetsuit, a helmet with imbragatura discesore braving the rapids dive into the woods, among rocks, discovering a world unknown and exciting.
In addition, more challenging, but certainly more adrenaline and Rafting in Val di Sole is run through the streets of the Sarca river.
In addition to being in the field of water sports there is the famous wind-surfing which attracts thousands of tourists every year on Lake Garda and the town of Torbole. At this point in the lake you can take advantage of perfect wind and perfect for this sport. Then the sail is also a sport for the waters of Lake Garda and offers an ideal field of racing affordable for the whole year. You can always go sailing thanks to its constant winds: the time, blowing from south to north from late morning until late afternoon and the Pelér, blowing from north to south from early morning until noon. This air flow, as constant as timely, is the tireless engine of the highest level of sailing events that are organized on Lake Garda.
The northern part of Lake is the best destination for lovers of wind surf or want to learn the secrets of this sport along the beaches there are specialized centers that organize national and international events and courses for adults and children.
Kitesurfing is the most modern, where thanks to the wind of Lake Garda you can do many stunts in the air and is going out of fashion, and a considerable number of people having fun. The best place to launch and land your kite is Champion del Garda on the coast of Lombardy (just 50 km from Our Home holiday), there is in fact the safest and largest beach for kite around the lake. A boat Saving is always ready to go out and help those in need of help to you, the group of kite surfers and great and there is always someone ready to help, to confront and give advice on technique and kitesurfing equipment.
To be able to go out with the kite in the lake must be at least intermediate level, and show their membership card or certificate level of kitesurfing (IKO FFVL, bksa, ...). If you are a beginner you can put one of the many courses organized by excellent schools and Lake Garda. Kite-surfing on Lake Garda is great for beginners, for people who already knows and wants to go to improve, as well as for experts. The Lake Garda is famous for strong wind in the morning and light winds, and constant after lunch. The flat water of the lake is great for wakeboarding style and speed. There are also services with the boat taking you where you want in the middle of the lake.
Also interesting is the canoe, when the lake is calm, you can enjoy the magic of the landscape that surrounds you in complete silence aboard a colorful "pirogues", but if you're competitive and dynamic, do not miss the slalom at the mouth of the river Sarca at the Lido Arch.
The different landscapes of Trentino offer a variety of excursions to the mountains of Trentino or the various excursions to Lake Garda and the peaks of Mount Altissimo and Mount Stivo.
And for the more adventurous there is the possibility of flying through the mountains and paragliding.
And in winter?
In 40 minutes you can reach the ski slopes of Monte Bondone, also suitable forthose who are preparing for the first time to this discipline. Traveling little morethan an hour you will be offered on the beautiful slopes of the Dolomites, Madonna di Campiglio, Passo Tonale and Paganella (Brenta Dolomites); Val di Fassa, Val di Fiemme and San Martino (Dolomiti Orientali).
You can also do sports like hiking and sports a new but very special Hydrospeed characterized as a kind of plastic bob, float on which to relax and durable, the fins, the same as those used in diving activities, reinforced the suit, complete with dungaree jacket and neoprene 5 mm.; the neoprene booties,helmet and life jacket safety. Hydrospeed is reserved for persons over 18 years. The clothing consists of personnel needed in a T-shirt, bathing suit and bathrobe. The routes vary from 3 to 5 km, and can be varied depending on the level of the river and skills of participants.
As for the relaxation during the winter at Christmas time you can visit the picturesque Christmas markets of Arc. Nearby you can visit the Christmas markets of Trento, Bolzano and Merano.
With the typical Trentino cuisine that awaits you with delicacies from "you lickinghis whiskers." (Polenta, goulash, Carne Salada, Beans, mulled wine, sauerkrautand Mortadella, dumplings, tarts, Stüdeli, biscuits, etc..).
Our guests say:
La signora proprietaria è stata molto gentile e disponibile. Ci hanno offerto una birra all'arrivo. Camera bella e confortevole con fantastici panorami e vicino a un fiume. Facile da raggiungere Arco e Garda ma vicino alla strada principale, in una posizione tranquilla.
In Trentino is the possibility of finding a comfortable and relaxing, but especially for people who love the sport a huge diversity of sports natural landscape and very evocative.