01 Apr - 31 Oct: DailyDuration
9 hoursStart time
The tour picks up from the water bus station on the Tronchetto (pier) port of Venice.
Your guide will be waiting holding a sign, "Dolomites Day Tour".
Please report at the meeting point 15 minutes before the start time. This is mandatory to allow time for pre-departure briefing.
The tour returns to the original point of departure
Enjoy the scenic beauty of the Dolomites, arguably Europe’s most beautiful mountain range. The soaring snow-covered peaks, the deep valleys of pine and the emerald green lakes are a wonderful compliment to the man-made beauty of Venice. From the Tre Cime Di Laveredo, enjoy what is considered the best view of the Dolomites. A visit to the ski resort of Cortina is also included in this tour.
This private tour departs from Tronchetto at 9:00am. You will travel in an air-conditioned vehicle accompanied by a guide.
Your guide will provide you with an intimate experience of Italy's most beautiful mountain range. The itinerary features scenic back-roads with plenty of photo-stops for all the different photographic opportunities these mountains afford.
Start with a stop at the birthplace of Titian and be truly amazed by the contrast between nearby Venice and the snow-capped peaks of the Dolomites as you stop at Lake Misurinasurrounded by the towering peaks.
Travel along the stunning mountain roads on your way to Tre Cime di Lavaredo where upon arrival you will walk through a pedestrian path amidst picturesque green pastures and rocky mountain ranges.
Next, you will stop in an idyllic off-the-beaten-track location to enjoy a packed lunch of local delicacies (Not included in the tour cost, can be bought on the day).
In the afternoon, you will visit to the cosmopolitan ski resort of Cortina. We will see the old Olympic Ski jump and admire the setting of the Dolomites most famous town before making our way back to Venice.
The tour ends at the original point of departure at around 6:00pm.
Please call the local activity operator anytime between 9:00am – 5:00pm, Monday to Saturday, atleast a day prior to the start of the tour to confirm the departure details.
Your tour guide will be holding sign with your name written on it
Private water taxi from hotel Venice Island to Piazzale Roma: Starting from 75 Euro
We had a private tour of the Dolomites and it was a wonderful day for all 5 of us. It was our favorite tour that we took during our 2 week in Italy! Our driver was fabulous, so...ANTONETTE NEWTON