Food and Wine in the Dolomites
On this Italian food and drink holiday, we’ll immerse ourselves in la dolce vita as we explore where regional produce and ingredients like cheese and wine are sourced. From hands-on cooking lessons to sampling a variety of native dishes and indulging in wine tasting sessions, you'll have the chance to really live like a local. Leave Italy feeling inspired to recreate these culinary delights at home, armed with new recipes and a deeper appreciation for Italian cuisine.
Seven included excursions and visits
- Cheese, Cles and Cavedag
- Cooking demonstration in Spor Maggiore
- Visit to Segno and ‘MondoMelinda’
- Local markets in Bolzano
- Lunch in San Lorenzo Dorsino
- Apples and honey in Val di Non
- Guided tour and wine tasting at ‘Pisoni’ in Pergolese
With a backdrop of the pink-hued Brenta Dolomites, this family-run boutique hotel on Lake Molveno is the perfect blend of tradition and modernity. Enjoy delicious seasonal cuisine – from locally sourced prosciutto and gold trout to organic jams and honey – all while taking in impressive views of the towering rocky mountains. The interior is furnished with natural materials, many of which were crafted by local artisans. Unwind in the sauna after a day of exploring or cosy up in the mountain lodge-style lounge bar.
Included with every Hosted Holiday
- Dedicated welcoming host
- Resort airport transfers
- Travel insurance and meals
Welcome drinks reception
Five included excursions and visits
Half Board: All breakfasts and dinners
International flights. Prices are based on return flights with British Airways from London Gatwick. Supplements may apply from other airports
Return transfers direct to your hotel
From £1,045 per person
Including optional travel insurance or a price reduction if not required
Food and drink
Enjoy freshly prepared hearty Italian food nightly - the hotel has won several good food awards from Saga guests. Dinner of Trentino specialities once a week.
During your stay, you can enjoy the following programme of activities and entertainment. Activities may change from time to time and some activities may be at an extra charge. Talk on local food and drink Language class Cable car rides (seasonal) Tennis Live music once a week during the special dinner evening
All 38 bedrooms have a balcony. Bathrooms have a shower but no bath. You can upgrade to a partial lake view, a full lake view or a a junior suite for a supplement, subject to availability.
- Table tennis
- Outdoor swimming pool
Lake Molveno has it all when it comes to breathtaking scenery. It’s been awarded the accolade of most beautiful lake in all of Italy six years in a row. And you’ll see why when you stroll along the edge of the vibrant blue waters. At one end of the lake, the charming town of Molveno beckons, offering small beaches perfect for swimming and boating. Meanwhile, verdant forests and winding pathways surround the seven-mile shoreline, making it a paradise for nature lovers everywhere.
Optional excursions can only be booked in resort and are subject to minimum numbers
Cheese, Cles and Cavedago
Visit a working dairy farm to see how cheese is made. Plus, enjoy some cheese tasting in Cavedago.