Historical itinerary which follows a part of the “Blaue Linie” (Blue Line), the last defense line of the German army at the foot of the Italian Alps in 1944-45, a part of which is located on the northern shore of Lake Garda and the foothills of Monte Baldo near Torbole.
Start: Punta Lido, Riva del Garda or Piazza Lietzmann, Torbole
End: Piazza Lietzmann, Torbole
Length: 6 km (2 km from Torbole)
Duration: 3 h. (2h from Torbole)
Elevation difference: 100 m
Notes: Can be started from either Riva or Torbole. Important: On the way it is possible to visit a few bunkers (Busatte, Dos Tenim, Castel): bring along a torch and suitable footwear, and pay close attention to your surroundings at all times.