Malcesine – San Michele

8,3 km   |   3h 17m

Explore this 8.5 km loop trail near Malcesine, in the Veneto region. Classified as moderately challenging, it is estimated to take about 3 hours and 17 minutes to complete. This path is a popular choice for trekking, mountain biking, and running, also offering moments of peace and tranquility during less busy hours. The ideal period to visit is from March to November, and dogs are welcome provided they remain on a leash.

This magnificent route begins in Malcesine, near the lower station of the cable car to Monte Baldo. The trail winds through scenic olive groves in a steep climb up to the intermediate station “San Michele”, home to the Locanda Monte Baldo. The return path passes near Monte Fubia and leads back to the starting point, offering spectacular panoramic views of Lake Garda along the way.

As an alternative, the route can be shortened by using the scenic Monte Baldo cable car for both ascent and descent.