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.
1 Apr 18 - 31 Oct 18: Daily
1 Nov 18 - 20 Dec 18: Mon, Wed, Sat
21 Dec 18 - 5 Jan 19: Mon to Sat
7 Jan 19 - 31 Mar 19: Mon, Wed, Sat
9 hoursStart time
The meeting point for the tour is "TRONCHETTO" WATERBUS STATION OF WATER-BUS LINE NUMBER - 2. Your guide will be waiting outside holding a sign for the “Original 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 departure point
Travelling in an air-conditioned vehicle from the meeting point and accompanied by an English-speaking guide, you will set out from Venice into the stunning beauty of the Dolomites.
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 great photographic opportunities.
Take a brief pit stop in the village of Pieve de Cadore where you may enjoy your tea or coffee (direct payable), known as the birthplace of Renaissance painter Titian.
Continue your tour with stops at Lake Santa Catarina and Lake Misurina surrounded by the towering peaks. Enjoy a packed lunch (direct payable) at a local trattoria in an idyllic off-the-beaten-track location.
Spend some quality time strolling in the pedestrian path amidst the green pastures and lofty mountains in Tre Cime di Lavaredo.
In the afternoon you will visit the cosmopolitan ski resort of Cortina. You will see the old Olympic ski jump and admire the setting of the most famous town of Dolomites before making your way back to Venice.
The tour returns to Tronchetto, Venice at around 6:00pm.
Please call the local activity operator at least a day prior to the start of the tour to confirm the departure details. Please feel free to contact them anytime between 9:00am – 5:00pm from Monday to Saturday.
This is a small group tour and operates with a maximum 8 passengers. There should be minimum 5 passengers for guaranteed departure. If this number is not met for your chosen date you will be offered an alternative date or a full refund.
Your tour guide will be holding a sign/placard with the name of the tour written on it.
Tre Cime di Lavaredo are open seasonally (from late May until October) and are subject to weather conditions. Children must be accompanied by an adult. Infant seats are available on special request if advised at the time of booking.
Marco our driver was great and knew I wanted to stop for photos and he gave me great opportunities. The recommendation for lunch was excellent. We had a great time with small...Harold Roussell, , 31/Mar/2017
Marco was a great tour guide. He kept everyone entertained and this is one of the best tour I have been on. Thank you!...FONNIS YIN, Singapore, 13/Nov/2016
Although it was an over cast day, the majesty of the Dolomites shined through. The quaint Austrian styled villages, pristine and emarald colored lakes , and wind and water...Lori Galin, United States, 20/Sep/2016