Hotel Erika - Prop.Fam. Bertamini via Campogrande 8 37018 Malcesine (VR)lago di Garda Tel/Fax ++ 39 045 7400451 P.Iva: 03579380233 info@erikahotel.net

Sport

The particular climatic and geographic conditions that characterize the region of the Garda make this place a preferred destination for fans of all types of sports.

The dense network of trails that winds among the peaks of the Baldo is frequented by fans of mountain-biking and strolls on foot or on horseback.

Immersed in a natural atmosphere of incomparable beauty, you may travel the network of trails that will lead you to pleasant and fascinating places, to explore ancient Alpine huts, where shepherds once produced cheese with the milk from their sheep.

You may also practice Nordic Walking, a new sports discipline of Finnish origin that consists of walking with the help of the appropriate walking sticks; it is able to activate all the muscles of the body, bringing many benefits for psycho-physical health.

For the most intrepid, the region of the Baldo offers a broad range of activities able to really raise your adrenaline: the rough and rocky walls are perfect for a taste of the experience of climbing. The gaps among the rocks, excavated by storm waters, create an excellent environment for the practice of canyoning. And again, why not try the excitement of and excursion through the woods driving a four-wheeler? Or sample the thrill of launching yourself into the void with the tandem-parasail?

With the benefit of absolutely prepared and highly qualified personnel, all the activities that the various sporting associations offer are practiced with the greatest respect for safety laws.

For fans of snow and winter sports, the Baldo offers many ski facilities composed of fabulous slopes suited to every level, where you may freely practice skiing and snowboarding. The chairlift that leaves from the center of Malcesine allows you to reach the slopes conveniently.

Winds with bizarre names, such as the Peler, make the Garda a paradise for fans of sail sports: among the sparkling waves of the lake, you may enjoy windsurfing and kitesurfing or try the experience of navigating a sailboat. With the particular conditions of the weather and the wind, the Grande Lago is considered excellent terrain for important sailing competitions, such as the Gorla and the Centomiglia.