Cortina & Dolomites: daily excursion from Jesolo Lido
Duration: approx. 11 hours Location: Jesolo
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Why choose this experience?
|1||To travel to the Dolomites directly from Jesolo, thanks to a convenient daily excursion with a tour leader|
|2||Because you will spend time at your leisure to make the visit more personal including shopping, food, wine and art!|
|3||To discover the charm of Cortina d'Ampezzo and the beautiful landscapes of Lake Misurina and Santa Croce|
Thanks to this fascinating day tour to the Dolomites from Jesolo Lido you will visit Cortina d'Ampezzo, Lake Misurina and Lake Santa Croce in one day ... Stunning scenery, highlife and local traditions on an excursion not to be missed!
The Cortina excursion from Jesolo offers you the chance to visit Cortina using convenient private coach transfers. In addition to a long visit to Cortina, our visit to Cortina, Italy, from Jesolo also includes stops at two famous Dolomite lakes: Lake Santa Croce and Lake Misurina.
A knowledgeable tour leader will be at your disposal for the entire duration of the Cortina day tour by bus.
This entirely new itinerary is ideal for those wishing to experience the effervescent jet-set atmosphere of the 'Pearl of the Dolomites' without foregoing the charm of the scenery of two of the most striking Alpine lakes. A day away from the beach to combine shopping, nature and culture among the enchanting peaks of the Dolomites.
Starting from the centre of Jesolo Lido, in Piazza Brescia, you will enjoy a day exploring the most exclusive town in the mountains of the Veneto region... What are you waiting for? Far from the heat and the crowded beaches of Jesolo, the nature and beautiful dolomitic landscapes will leave you feeling recharged: the comfortable private transfers included in the tour will be the guarantee for a trip without worries and inconveniences!
Once you arrive in Cortina, you can visit its picturesque old town in total autonomy thanks to the free time available during the visit. Shopping enthusiasts will be able to indulge their passion amongst local craft shops, fashion boutiques and jewellery stores along the famous Corso Italia. Those who prefer to devote themselves to art and culture will be able to visit the Basilica of Saints Philip and James, built between 1775 and 1779 and decorated with precious paintings and splendid marble altars, and the adjoining 19th century bell tower, a majestic 69,5 metre-high building that can be seen from anywhere in the valley and is now the symbol par excellence of Cortina! If you are interested in local history you cannot miss two fascinating permanent exhibitions: the R. Zardini Paleontological Museum, which houses the largest collection of fossils in the Dolomites (some dating back to 230 million years ago), and the Ethnological Museum at Redole 'Ampezzo, where you can admire historical finds hailing from the surrounding area.
During your Cortina excursion from Jesolo, you will also be able to have lunch in one of Cortina's many cafes, bars, taverns and restaurants that can cater for the most demanding palates. Try the local cuisine specialties, such as canederli, mushrooms and delicious desserts, or go for something more classic or delicious ... We have no doubt that the vast array of food and wine choices offered by the many establishments in Cortina will please everybody’s expectations!
Cortina & Dolomites programme
- 7.50 am - Departure from Piazza Brescia (Jesolo) on Gran Turismo coach and with tour leader
- Stop for a panoramic view at Lake Santa Croce
- 12.00 pm approx. - Arrival in Cortina
- Time at leisure for lunch and an independent visit to the city
- 3.00 pm approx. - Departure from Cortina
- Stop at Lake Misurina
- 7.00 pm approx. - Return to Jesolo
The various stages of the itinerary will be reached by coach through wonderful scenery and breath-taking views. The tour leader will always be at your disposal to give you tips and reveal some interesting facts about the places you have encountered along the way.
In addition to Cortina, the excursion also includes stops at Lake Santa Croce and Lake Misurina.
The second biggest lake in the Veneto Region, Lake Santa Croce reflects the images of the nearby Mount Nevegal and the surrounding Alpine peaks... Located in the proximity of the city of Belluno for those arriving from the flat land of Treviso province, it includes striking examples of local traditional architecture. On its banks are examples of stepped houses covered with stone slabs, straw and water reed plants.
Located at an altitude of 1756 m, Lake Misurina is the classic postcard landscape. The very heart of the Dolomites is reflected on its waters: the Three Peaks of Lavaredo, Cadins Mountains, Mount Sorapis and Mount Crystal. The particular microclimate of Misurina and the pure air you breathe at this altitude will give you moments of pure relaxation!
Do not miss this fantastic opportunity to visit Cortina, Italy, from Jesolo accompanied by a tour guide including two excursions to Lake Santa Croce and Lake Misurina. Book now to secure your front-row seat at the natural spectacle of the Dolomites!
from 6 May to 27 September 2018.Departure point:
Piazza Brescia in Jesolo Lido - bus stop.
approx. 11 hours
Before booking, please be advised that it is compulsory to print a paper copy of the voucher issued at the end of the online reservation and bring it with you on the day of the tour.
No credit or refunds will be given in the case of a NO SHOW (if you don't show up at the meeting point at the time indicated on your voucher)
This is a collective tour, which means there might be other participants going on the tour with you.
There are no guided visits, all stops will be spent at leisure.
In exceptional cases and/or reasons of force majeure that may prevent the tour already purchased to run regularly (i.e. acts of nature, strikes, exceptional closures, serious unexpected events or health problems experienced by the person in charge with the service after which it is really impossible to find a substitute), the tour might be cancelled. The customer will be notified of this as soon as possible and will be asked to choose between postponing the tour on the first date available or receiving a prompt refund of the price paid for the tour, if the cancellation policy of the service itself allows a refund.
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