Appreciate the fresh alpine air as you explore Italy's impressive Dolomites mountain range, a UNESCO World Heritage Site. Soak up the incredible beauty of charming villages and lush valleys, and take some free time to wander around the luxurious alpine resort of Cortina d'Ampezzo.
Regular stops at carefully selected viewpoints with photo opportunities reveal the splendor of these mountains. Surrounded by pine and larch forests, you can enjoy views of distant glaciers, emerald-green lakes, and mountains reflected in the calm waters.
Driving up to 7,500 feet (2,286 m), you reach Tre Cime di Lavaredo, the Dolomites' 3 distinctive peaks that dominate the surrounding landscape. Take a scenic walk along an easy trail and relish the quiet atmosphere before heading to the cosmopolitan Cortina D'Ampezzo.
Host of the 1956 Winter Olympic Games, Cortina is a very fashionable ski resort. Stroll through high-end boutiques and explore the place where Italians go to ski.
As you travel back to Venice, watch the mountains magically change color in the late-afternoon sun.