Several sports activities and excursions can be enjoyed in the Franciacorta area. The richness and variety of the territory, from the mountains to the lake to the plains, and the favourable climate will allow you to experience exciting days and fabulous moments of relaxation.

The countryside of Franciacorta, with its green hills, is an ideal place for hiking, horseback riding and cycling. Discover Franciacorta on a bicycle: five bike paths that differ in difficulty and distance, allow you to visit abbeys, castles or one of the famous wineries of Franciacorta.

Garda Lake and Iseo Lake, the latter only a few minutes away, are ideal for those who love water sports, from kite surfing to sailing. Possibility to ride on a motorboat or ferry on Iseo Lake and visit its three islands, with a stop on Monte Isola, the largest lake island in Europe.

Brescia, a city of Art: Brescia, a city with over 200,000 inhabitants, is experiencing great development, especially in the arts. In recent years major extensions have transformed the image of the city (from Monet to Van Gogh, and even the Incas, etc.). Monuments to visit: the entire historic centre of has plenty of testimonies to past centuries: the Cathedral, the Broletto, the Santa Giulia Museum, the Piazza del Foro from the Roman times, Piazza Loggia with its Renaissance palace, and Piazza Vittoria as one of the most significant examples of Rationalist-Fascist architecture.

For golf lovers, in the immediate vicinity you will find the Franciacorta Golf Court, which opened in 1986 and is characterized by forests, lakes and spectacular views of the vineyards and countryside surrounding Franciacorta.

Food and wine in Franciacorta The Franciacorta region is world-famous for its fine wines and unmistakable landscape. The Franciacorta wineries cellars are open to the public, who can sample the best local wines in settings that are filled with history and culture. This land is where the famous Franciacorta wine is made with Chardonnay grapes according to the "Franciacorta" method.