Padenghe sul Garda

Category: mountain bike excursion
Difficulty: easy
Starting point: Via Verdi, Padenghe sul Garda
End point: Via Verdi, Padenghe sul Garda

220 m 210 m 12,5 Km 1,5 h Via Verdi, Padenghe sul Garda
By bike:

from the roundabout between Via Barbieri and Via Verdi (0,0 km), close by the square and the headquarters of the Municipality, enter Via Verdi towards Soiano and Polpenazze on the cycling road to the side of the main road.

At the following roundabout keep your right and turn further on to the left on the unmade road with indications to the cycling road to Salò (1,1 km). Once beyond the deviation for Balosse wet zone (1,5 km), turn left following the indications to the cycling road to Salò.

At the end of the unmade road keep your left and enter Via delle Orchidee (2,9 km) and at the STOP sign continue towards Via Monte Cicogna. At the end of this short road continue on the unmade road called Via della Gherla (3,4 km), which will take you to Soiano. At the end of it turn left uphill (4,5 km) and after 300 metres turn right to reach Municipio di Soiano (5,2 km). From here turn right again for the centre of Soiano along Via San Michele, where you will find the castle and the parish church.

At the end of your tour in the centre of the borough, back to the Municipio continue towards Bedizzole and Padenghe (6,9 km) to reach Chizzoline village. Through Via Roma and, on the right, Via Brescia (7,7 km), the itinerary will take you to the provincial cycling road Salò-Lonato (8,2 km) going towards Lonato. Cycle beyond the picturesque and secluded village of Pratello to reach the foot of the Castle of Padenghe. Once in Santella on the provincial road, turn left on Via Gramsci, go through the historic centre to go back to the starting point (12,5 km).



Not recommended on hot days 

Of naturalistic/geological interest 

Of historical/cultural interest 


By car:
Padenghe sul Garda can be easily reached from the top and from the bottom of the lake via SS572. Parking available nearby the starting point.
Public transport:
bus service to Padenghe sul Garda available (www.trasportibrescia.it). Check that your bicycle can be carried on the bus you choose.

Safety tips: Make sure you take with you all the necessary equipment and clothes for bicycle excursions according to the season. Check the weather forecast the day before you trip and verify that the track is open on the day you choose. During the excursion respect the highway code and the environment, do not leave your waste along the path. The itineraries described here and the GPS tracks do not alert bikers of possible dangers, nor indicate the only path available for excursions.

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