The Chalet Tre Santelle located on the 'Bossico plateau is located in a quiet and sunny area two minutes from the center of the country, from which you can reach the famous historic villas.
These historic villas are located on the Bossico plateau and, some of them, on the territory of the Municipality of Lovere, bear the name of the Seven Hills of Rome, Aventino, Campidoglio, Celio, Esquilino, Palatino, Quirinale, Viminale as well as place names and events that refer to the capital and names of the topical places of Garibaldi: Vatican, Gianicolo, Pincio, Caprera, Glori, Quattroventi.
Currently the villas are all privately owned.
Starting from the main square of the village (church side), through a "guided" path thanks to the help of information boards, it is possible to discover its history and curiosities.
The Chalet enjoys a fabulous view, and is an excellent starting point for wonderful walks in nature, is a stone's throw from the private reserve of the Deini located in the locality Pozza D'ast, where you can observe deer and deer, in summer are organized guided tours inside which also boasts a small ecomuseum with furniture and equipment from the past.
Another area well deserved is the town of Colle San Fermo from which you can get from the Pozza D'ast to Monte Colombina, where you can observe thanks to the Geolabio located on the path all the chain of mountains from which it is surrounded.
In the Winter period the Chalet is located a few minutes by car from the ski resorts of the Monte Pora, Colere, Monte Campione and Ponte di Legno Tonale.
During the summer you can reach the following tourist destinations:
Lovere is one of the most beautiful villages in Italy, with its splendid Montisola defined as the largest lake island in Europe and the pearl of Lake Iseo.
Iseo is a city on the southern bank of the homonymous lake, in the medieval center is the paved Piazza Giuseppe Garibaldi, surrounded by buildings with colonnade, including the nineteenth century town hall, then follow along the lakeside Paratico and Pisogne to stop at Fleece on the old coast road, passable on foot or mtb.
A great attraction is the food and wine that unites Franciacorta and Lake Iseo combining the fine wines with local products enhanced by the Franciacorta wine route
Less known and no less beautiful are:
THE SUSPENDED PARK IN BORNO The amusing and instructive itinerary winds through the white and red firs of the enchanting scenery of the woods of the Orobie Alps whoever practices with the 135 air games, can live a day in contact with the forest, among the branches of the trees, using ropes, bridges, lianas, nets, pulleys ...
The routes are divided by age and adults can also participate.
In the municipality of Solto Collina there is one of the places of extraordinary naturalistic interest: the Valle del Freddo. The valley is characterized by a particular geomorphological structure, represented by a layering of debris that covers the ground and the presence of meatlings, the so-called "mouths" that give off icy air. Today the valley has a didactic path and it is possible to visit it in spring and summer, besides there are small tables for picnics in the middle of nature.
Lake Endine is the perfect place to spend a relaxing holiday surrounded by nature, organize adventurous hikes through impervious paths, have a picnic by the lake with your family.
The places to visit on Lake Endine are various, we mention among these the most characteristic ones, such as Endine, San Felice al lago and Monasterolo, one of the most frequented by local tourists.
Among other things, the whole area is dotted with small restaurants, with a splendid view of the lake or the valley, where you can sample some specialties from Lombardy
Bergamo is one of the few Italian cities whose historic center is still completely surrounded by defensive walls, very well preserved: the best way to enjoy the beauty of the landscape, the city and its surroundings and to cover their entire path, dotted with benches and gardens. The ideal, even for a picnic with the children!
Le Cornelle Wildlife Park, Valbrembo (BG) is spread over an area of 126. 000 square meters of green available to the approximately 120 animal species including mammals, birds and reptiles hosted and those who want to know them. In the Park you enter on foot and along an ideal itinerary you can live an exciting experience; next to known species, rare or endangered specimens can be observed, such as the Leopard of the Snows, the Crane of Manchuria and the Ara Hyacinth.
Inside you can find refreshment points, souvenir shops and fun for the little ones.
Moving then towards the Vallata called Val Camonica we find:
Lake Moro is a small alpine lake located on the slopes of Monte Pora between the municipalities of Darfo Boario Terme and Angolo Terme, surrounded by forests and mountains. It is the ideal destination for those looking for quiet places surrounded by nature and offers beautiful walks along the shore, you can indeed make the complete tour of the lake in about 50 minutes. During the summer it is possible to swim in the lake or rent pedal boats or rowing boats. You can reach this place on foot, by bike and by car following the panoramic road that branches off from the town of Corna.
The Baths of Boario are the ideal place to indulge in a regenerating holiday, for body and spirit. You can take a walk in the Thermal Park, a quiet and uncontaminated place, an unforgettable setting of shows dedicated to adults and children, parties and outdoor shows.
The nature reserve Pyramids of Zone or more technically known as fairy chimneys or Earth pyramids, is the singular result of the erosive force of water. Following the road that leads to the Municipality of Zone from the eastern shore of Lake Iseo, you will find yourself facing a fascinating landscape with one of the most spectacular and interesting phenomena of Val Camonica the Pyramids. The surrounding area has been declared a regional reserve and represents an important tourist attraction. Admission to the reserve is free and there are short itineraries on foot that can easily be explored on foot in order to better admire the beauty of the Pyramids.
Forest of the Gnomes in Zone - Monte Guglielmo or Golem. location "Goi de la Tromba - Polset" Location: Zone Just outside the village of Zone taking Guglielmo (trail n ° 227-227A) it is possible to practice an easy walk in the singular mountain, surrounded by a series of fantastic creatures born from the imagination of the artist called the "Rosso" to the registry office Luigi Zatti. The trunks of some cut trees, with roots anchored to the ground, have been transformed into many wonderful and fantastic characters. An army of sentinels composed mostly of gnomes in love, prosperous mothers, patriarchs and large matrons, but also bears, wolves, hares, frogs, foxes and cats and even Pinocchio are admitted to local guards. A suggestive road, venturing into the beautiful populated wood will be possible to admire the wonderful story illustrated, who is more sensitive and shrewd can also hear what they are told. The route is suitable for adults and children, ideal for a family walk. At the base of the path there is the possibility of feasting with a picnic lunch or picnic and for the most demanding there are grills for the embers and barbecue.
Easy route that winds through a cool fairytale forest is reachable from the village, thanks to signage and a very easy path, which offers a wonderful view, the hike is beautiful in all months of the year.
The rock carvings of Val Camonica (UNESCO site no. 94, Valcamonica rock art) are located in the province of Brescia and constitute one of the largest collections of prehistoric petroglyphs in the world. They were the first UNESCO World Heritage Site in Italy (1979). The rock art in Val Camonica is reported on about 2000 rocks in over 180 localities included in 24 municipalities, with a particular concentration in the municipalities of Capo di Ponte, Ceto (Nadro), Cimbergo and Paspardo, Sonico, Sellero, Darfo Boario Terme, Ossimo where there are 8 parks equipped for the visit.
The Scalve Valley that combines in all its beauty the localities of Colere, Azzone, Vilminore di Scalve and Schilpario.
Each of these places offers breathtaking landscapes both in summer and in winter, as well as the possibility to climb in altitude practicing ski mountaineering, snowshoeing, ice climbing in the numerous waterfalls that the cold transforms into huge stalactites, to reach landscapes that leave a open mouth thanks to the wonderful chain of the Orobie from which they are surrounded, in particular we refer to His Majesty the Presolana.
Summer is a popular destination for excursions in the Bergamo Orobie, from the village there are several paths that dominate the entire Val di Scalve and lead to the Tagliaferri, Vivione, Campione and di Gleno barrages. Even cycle or horse riding routes contribute to enriching the tourist offer. A roller skating field, folk events in the square, visiting old iron mines helps to learn part of the recent history of the territory.
Bossico Naturally Spectacular, dominant plateau the lake towns of Lake Iseo, ideal destination for lovers of mountain nature and tranquility