• Winter on Monte Cimone - 4days/3nights

    Winter on Monte Cimone - 4days/3nights

    EASY MOUNTAINS – FOOD AND WINE EXCELLENCES – FERRARI MYTH
    A contact with nature and delicious food, cultivating your passions.

    Period: Winter 2016/2017
    Duration: 4 days / 3 nights
    Minimum: 8 people

    Day 1: Arrival at Bologna airport and transfer by bus or private minibus to Maranello, homeland of Ferrari car. Visit of the Ferrari Museum, one of the most famous and visited in the world. The FERRARI gallery gathers the cars, images, trophies that have written the history of this major car manufacturer. Possibility to get thrilled by an experience on board of authentic Ferrari, in a roaring Test Drive (optional).
    At the end of the visit, you will proceed the itinerary towards the Modena Apennines: in just 50 minutes you will pass from the plains to high mountain peaks (2165 meters above sea level). Accomodation in the chisen hotel, dinner and overnight.

    Day 2 and Day 3: Half board in the hotel. You will enjoy two days relaxing and discovering all the sports activities: for skiing lovers, 50 km of excellent short and long runs (black and blue), always perfectly groomed, served by 22 fast and safe ski lifts, usable with a single ski pass. Off- piste possibilities. Ski instructors for each specialty. You will find plenty of dining options with typical local menu. Cimone is also well equipped for children and families: playground, school camps and some very easy trails with routes designed for approaching children to the skiing since the early age.

    For non-skiers it will be possible to use sun terraces with deck chairs and music. The sirocco wind turns in a few hours the harsh winters days in the high Apennines into magnificient days with pleasant temperatures. Snowshoe walks will be organised by ski instructors. In the evening , in front of a typical fireplace, you will have the possibility to meet the authentic mountain people, the locals, who will tell you how they lived and what is hidden in the furrows of their colorful faces and smiling.
    Possibility of optional gastronomic excursions: Visit of cheese factory , where Parmigiano Reggiano is produced- visit of a local wine cellar with tasting of Lambrusco, Trebbiano and Pignoletto - Visit of a cold cut farm where you will produce the typical Modena sausages.

    Day 4: Breakfast at the hotel and during the transfer to the airport, visit to a typical Vinegar Cellar to taste the real "black gold", the Traditional Balsamic Vinegar of Modena D.O.P, famous all over the world.

    PACKAGE minimum 8 people - from € 240,00 per person
    PACKAGE minimum 2 people - from € 299,00 per person
    As alternative possibility of packages with rental car.

    Included in the package:
    - Transfer from Bologna Airport to Maranello and then up to the Apennines - entry ticket to the Ferrari Museum in Maranello - nr. 3 overnights in 3 *** stars with half board - Visit and tasting at Vinegar - dall'Appennino transfer to Bologna Airport

    Not included: - discounted ski pass - optional excursions - Personal tips and extras -
    Quotes for 4 **** star hotel on demand

  • Imps and ghosts hunting -   Weekend on Cimone mountains

    Imps and ghosts hunting - Weekend on Cimone mountains

    Period: from 15 April to 31 October 2016
    Duration: 2 Days-1 night - every weekend (Saturday / Sunday)
    Minimum: 2 people

    Day 1: Arrival in the Apennino mountains in the early afternoon. Accommodation in reserved rooms. Meeting with assistant Cimone Holidays assistant who deliver you the material for your weekend (itinerary and maps). Delivery of the CIMONE JUNIOR CHEF Kit for a child-proof cooking class (rolling pin, cookies and/or tigelle cutters , apron). Let's prepare the snacks together, having fun and learning how to cook the dishes of Montanara tradition. During the preparation, you will listen to ancient fairy tales and legends who cheered the long and cold winters of the past. Then, healthy walk in the mountain open air. Dinner with local specialities: mushrooms, tigelle, borlenghi, cheese and cold cuts. Tasting menu by Cimone Holidays. Overnight at the hotel.

    Day 2: Breakfast. Morning dedicated to the discovery of the territory, among lakes, castles, forests and stories of fairies and ghosts. The families will be involved by Cimone Holidays Experts in educational and playful activities, with evocation of popular legends and stories about ghosts and goblins ... so many emotions !!! Typical lunch served in a mountain lodge. In the afternoon, possibility to spend some time at Cimone Adventure Park at Nymph Lake. Return to the hotel / agritourism.

    PRICE ON DEMAND

    Included in the package:
    - Junior Chef Kit - Cooking class – 1st day Dinner - Nr. 1 overnight in hotel *** 3 stars, breakfast included - Half day of outdoor activities with Rangers

    Not included:
    -Transport to and from the town in the Apennines (possibility of transfer with surcharge) -2nd day lunch - Tips and personal extra costs.

  • Forest therapy-a detox weekend - 2 days/1night

    Forest therapy-a detox weekend - 2 days/1night

    THE BEST CONNECTION WITH NATURE

    Period: from 15 April to 31 October 2016
    Duration: 2 Days - 1 Nights
    Minimum: 8 people

    Day 1: Arrival in the Apennino mountains in the early afternoon. Accommodation in the reserved rooms at the chosen hotel / agritourism. A refreshing herbal tea with berries or with mountain herbs and a snack with organic undergrowth products with healthy properties, will be served to the partecipants. Meeting with the Cimone Holidays Herbalist who will make an interesting explanation of the properties of herbs and plants, growing in the Modenese Apennino mountains. Dinner with local products with the possibility to choose a Light Detox menu.

    Day 2: Muscle toning with exercise and meditation techniques (yoga, tai chi etc ...). Following natural breakfast with centrifuged fresh fruit, homemade marmelades, wholemeal bread, typical organic products. Meeting with the Cimone Holidays environmental Guide for a day in the woods in the name of FOREST THERAPY with relaxing walks listening to the sounds of nature. And while body, mind and soul take their precious balance back, we discover how beautiful and healthy hiking could be. These '' forest bathing "have many positive effects on health by increasing the immune system, reducing stress, lowering blood pressure, strengthening the white blood cells NK ... Numerous international studies confirm its efficacy, discovered by the Japanese some year ago: with a 3 hours Forest Therapy session you can obtain and enjoy benefits for a whole week ... try it !! Later, picnic in the woods with natural products (alternatively lunch in the lodge). At the end of the itinerary, possibility of making a sauna immersed in nature. Return to the hotel / Farm in the afternoon. End of services.

    PACKAGE (with own means of transport) - from € 190,00 p/p

    Included in the package:
    - Snack / regenerating herbal tea - Meeting with Herbalist - Light Detox Dinner on the 1st day
    - Muscle toning - Forest Therapy with picnic - Detox Kit
    - Nr. 1 overnight in a hotel cat 3 *** , breakfast included

    Not included: - Transport to and from the town in the Apennines (possibility of transfer with surcharge) - Tips and personal extras .

  • In search of the Appennino blueberry - 2days/2night

    In search of the Appennino blueberry - 2days/2night

    ELIXIR OF LONG LIFE

    Period: August (blueberries) - June / July / August (raspberries, currants, blackberries, wild strawberries)
    Duration: 2 day - 1 night
    Minimum: 8 people

    Day 1: Free transfer to the Modena Apennines, for a dive in the mountains and nature. Arrival at the farm, depurative breakfast with organic and natural products.
    Expert "pickers" will guide you through an healthy walk on the top of Cimone Mountain for the harvest of Wild Black Blueberry, full of therapeutic properties, a real elixir of long life and other undergrowth fruits !!
    You will be enchanted by stories of daily life of people who reached in the centuries the heights of Mount Cimone in search of these precious fruits. Outdoor picnic in the mountains.
    At the end, preparation of jams and juices, which you can bottle and take home as a souvenir of this exciting day.
    Return to hotel / farm in the evening, dinner and overnight.

    Day 2: After breakfast, free time available for leisure and optional excursions.

    PACKAGE (with own means of transport) - from € 149,00 p/p

    Included in the package:
    - Full day excursion with expert pickers - picnic - short cooking lessons about jams and juices, with realization of the finished product
    -PERFECT PICKER KIT (hat, apron, basket, a customised jar of jam / juice, recipes book)

    Not included: transport to and from the town in the Apennines (possibility of Transfer with surcharge) - dinner on the 1st day - Tips and personal extras .

  • Stay wild -2days/1night

    Stay wild -2days/1night

    STAY WILD – PARENTS AND KIDS TO THE CONQUEST OF THE WOODS APENNINES
    basic survival courses for all ... an experience not to be missed !!

    Period: from June to September
    Duration: 2 days / 1 night in hotel / farm
    Minimum: 8 people - Maximum 15 people

    Day 1: Arrival in the Apennines in the early afternoon with own means and accommodation in the reserved rooms. Welcome by a Cimone Holidays assistant and introductive briefing with a qualified instructor of CSEN survival. Dinner at the hotel / farm.
    Night hike in the woods. You will join a walk in the dark with your guide, and only the milky way will illuminate the path. You will learn to orient yourself trusting on the stars and listening to the sounds of silence. A really exciting experience. Return to hotel / farm and overnight.

    Day 2: Breakfast at the hotel. Full day excursion with an instructor who will show you how to deal with forests in all conditions. You will face with confidence and in a simple, fun and appropriate way some survival items: you will learn how to start a fire, how to make drinkable water from springs and streams, how to recognize herbs and plants, how to create an occasional refuge, like cooking without utensils and cutlery (the Trapper kitchen), how to deal with emergency situations that could happen to you on many occasions. So you will spend a fun and educational day with your children. End of the excursion at about 18:00. Possibility of optional dinner in a farm, and return by own means of transport.

    PACKAGE 2 ADULTS + 1 CHILD (with own means of transport) - from € 225,00 per family

    Included in the package:
    - Nr. 1 overnight in hotel / farm in half board - night excursion on day 1 - full day excursion with Trapper lunch included on Day 2


    Not included:
    - transfer to the village in the Apennines (ability to add transfer arranged surcharge) - Dinner on Day 2 – Personal tips and extras.