Our Dolomites tour has, over the previous couple of years, grow to be our flagship tour which has every thing a petrolhead, whether or not alone, with a good friend or with a companion, might ever want for in a driving tour.
We get pleasure from a leisurely begin primarily based at a phenomenal sun-drenched Sixteenth-century villa set in its personal winery, giving essentially the most superb vacation vibes earlier than the driving begins. The primary day’s drive is shorter to ease you in, but in addition to provide the likelihood to discover Lake Garda or just to prime up your tan by the pool earlier than the next days of remarkable driving begin.
From then on, it’s definitely extra driver-focused as we tackle an entire record of bucket-list roads with spectacular backdrops. The roads of the Dolomites are a number of the finest on the earth, with surroundings much more spectacular than the French Alps, and roads that are winding, extensive and silky easy.
When the driving is over every day, motels all through the tour are five-star venues which we now have constructed shut relationships with through the years. One other profit for these bringing the much less understanding passengers is that we solely transfer motels twice throughout the 5 nights and 6 days of the tour, that means they’ve the selection of whether or not to affix us for the drives or keep and luxuriate in a extra enjoyable day on the spa.
The premium really feel of this tour is additional amplified by the automobiles introduced alongside by SCD members, which is at all times thrilling for us on the SCD staff! 2023’s tour welcomed some gems together with a handful of 458 Speciales — in our opinion among the finest supercars automobiles ever made which solely continues to grow to be extra collectable. These Speciales winding together with different track-focused automobiles just like the Lamborghini Huracan STO, Porsche RS and McLaren LT fashions shouldn’t be solely an exquisite sight to us, however as we spend 95% of our time driving in Italy, it’s a sight which is appreciated and greeted with actual enthusiasm by the locals, which is actually refreshing!
We spherical off the tour with an intimate ending, the place regardless of being at a big lodge within the mountains above Innsbruck, we now have our personal little personal hut within the woods for dinner on our remaining night time — the proper ending to an ideal week away.