Explore one of Europe’s most special corners as you journey through a picture-book land of vineyards, orchards and castles. Join a group of friendly, like-minded solo travellers to discover the joys of life in the slow lane in this, part-Italian-speaking and part-German-speaking, sun-kissed region. Journey, from your hotel base near the shores of Italy’s most beautiful lake, on an interesting mix of rail and cableways. Visit charming towns and villages that radiate the warmth and sense of well-being created by their idyllic Alpine surroundings, and enjoy some of Italy’s most delicious food and wine along the way.


  • Spend seven nights close to beautiful Lake Molveno
  • Ride the Renon narrow-gauge railway to Collabro
  • Discover medieval Bolzano – a wine-producing gem in the Dolomites
  • Journey by rail from Mezzolombardo to Caldes
  • Sample the region’s celebrated wines in Mezzocorona
  • Enjoy the views from the Soprabolzano cable-car
  • Take the rack railway from San Antonio Mendola to the Mendel Pass


  • Seven nights’ dinner, bed and breakfast accommodation at the three-star Hotel Ariston, Molveno
  • Wine tasting in Mezzocorona
  • Visits to Bolzano and Renon National Park
  • A Welcome Drink on your first evening
  • Included rail and cable-car journeys
  • Return flights to Italy
  • Coach travel and transfers throughout
  • Fully escorted by a friendly, experienced tour manager