Along the more authentic Lombardy, on historical trains, discovering the villages where curious and delicious festivals take life. On board, then! On TrenoBlu and the Trains of Taste: for great classics and unexpected surprises.
 
SEARCH IN AN AREA

Trains of desires towards lake and among the villages

Thu, 24 May 2018
Trains of desires towards lake and among the villages

Spring are closing in and the desire of out-of-town sundays grows, better if spent on a historic train, with different final destinations. Lake Iseo, for example, also with a ride on a boat or tasting the typical products of the Lombard tradition. All this is possible from May until December with the Italian Touristic Railways (F.T.I.) with the Lombard sections of Lower Sebino Railroad and Camuna Touristic Railroad, in collaboration with FS Foundation, Ferrovie Nord, Lombardy Region and with the support of Italia Holiday and other entities. The "TrenoBLU. Touristic trains to the Lake Iseo... and not only" initiative, this year at its 25th season, always includes departures from Milan, especially towards Lake Iseo and its surroundings, without forgetting other interesting places of the region, scenario of curious events and delicious, mostly gastronomic. And the best part is that the events will be held alternately with historical steam trains, towed by a 1922's puffing locomotive - the legendary 625-177, called the "Miss", now almost one hundred year old - with its typical centoporte carriages, with classic wooden benches of the 30's and with diesel engines of the 60's. The trip will take place mainly along the two railways that arrive at Lake Iseo: the Palazzolo sull'Oglio-Paratico Sarnico Touristic Line, reactivated in 1994 thanks to the initiative of FBS, Trenitalia and RFI, WWF, local authorities and private companies and the Brescia-Iseo-Pisogne Line. For those who wish, they' re almost always available even some Full Package Offers including train journey, boat excursion, a typical lunch in restaurant and village tours. First above all Mount Isola, at the center of Lake Iseo, a natural oasis in which the movement of machinery is banned. A 2018 News is the Lake Maggiore Summer Train, on 10 June, as the Autumn Scents Train in the Oltrepo Pavese, on 30 September. Here stand the enchanted villages of Fortunago, Zavattarello and Varzi, seductions out of time of a precious Italy.

COMMENTS :

Related News

 Castel Savoia, a fabulous residence
Castel Savoia, a fabulous residence
At the foot of Monte Rosa, near Gressoney-Saint-Jean, stands the ancient villa of Queen Elizabeth, who spent many summers in Valle d'Aosta, among excursions, climbing and love for botany
By Joni Scarpolini
 Caltagirone exists! It's not Mark, but a village ..
Caltagirone exists! It's not Mark, but a village ..
It's located in Sicily, in the province of Catania, and is famous for the Staircase of Santa Maria del Monte and its splendid ceramics
By Stefano De Bernardi
Let's free San Francesco del Prato
Let's free San Francesco del Prato
From the caskets with the bars of the former prison, to the project for the safeguarding of swallow's nests, here are the initiatives that flourished in Parma around the restoration of the church as large as the Cathedral
By Redazione
 Inside the narrow prisons of the Fort of Bard
Inside the narrow prisons of the Fort of Bard
We take you to the dungeons of the great Savoy fortress, which only Napoleon managed to conquer
By Stefano De Bernardi
Hotel Villa Neri Resort & Spa, in Sicily and between myth and reality
Hotel Villa Neri Resort & Spa, in Sicily and between myth and reality
Archaic land of great emotions, Sicily is a continuous source of wonders and surprises. Starting from villages guarding history and ancient legends, to arrive at a present that sees it also in this location
By Luciana Francesca Rebonato
Villa La Tonnara in Porto Cesareo, Salento and villages for connoisseurs
Villa La Tonnara in Porto Cesareo, Salento and villages for connoisseurs
Scent of the sea in this historic residence set in Salento, overlooking waves that look like liquid crystal. All around, the Salento and its treasures, with villages to explore and curiosities to discover
By Luciana Francesca Rebonato

Most read articles of the month

 Poetry Festival '19, author's verses in the heart of Emilia
Poetry Festival '19, author's verses in the heart of Emilia
From 16 to 22 September the event promoted by the municipalities of Terre di Castelli is back: well-known protagonists of theater, cinema and music will animate the long-awaited edition number 15
By Redazione
Caprarola - History of popes, cardinals, architects ... and a wonderful palace-fortress.
Caprarola - History of popes, cardinals, architects ... and a wonderful palace-fortress.
In Lazio, among hazelnut and tufaceous ridges there is a magnificent village that houses one of the jewels of architecture of all time: Caprarola
By Roberto Giarrusso
Recipe: the Scurpella di Civitella Alfedena
Recipe: the Scurpella di Civitella Alfedena
Traditional fried, symbol of abundance, the Scrupella is the dessert that celebrates the great occasions
By Redazione
Recipe: the braised beef with Barolo wine
Recipe: the braised beef with Barolo wine
Braised with Barolo is a Piedmontese dish rich in tasty flavors for the palate
By Redazione
e-borghi travel - la rivista per chi ama viaggiare tra borghi e turismo slow

Read e-borghi travel for free, your new travel magazine

With the patronage of