Lake Garda is the largest lake in Italy. Lake Garda is also a very popular holiday destination, where tens of thousands of Dutch people can be found in the summer months. Lake Garda has a fairly mild climate, beautiful nature, many picturesque villages and is largely surrounded by hills and mountains. This combination of factors makes Lake Garda the favorite destination it is today. The southeast corner is particularly popular among Dutch holidaymakers.
There is a lot to do on Lake Garda, you can do a Vespa tour, rent a boat, there are motorcycle routes, you can dive, take a city trip, there are amusement parks, you can go horse riding, cycling, walking, shopping, fishing or do a wine tour and the Arena di Verona is well worth a visit! You should certainly not miss the market that is in a different town every day. Well-known places on Lake Garda include Bardolino, Lazise, Peschiera del Garda, Torri del Benaco, Malcesine, Sirmione, Desenzano, in short Lake Garda is very versatile! For more info ask us!
Funivia Malcesine Monte Baldo:
The Monte Baldo peaks offer a fantastic view. They are also very popular with hikers, mountain bikers and paragliders. The best way to bridge the difference in height is by cable car, which climbs in two stages to a height of just under seventeen hundred meters.
Isola del Garda:
The Isola del Garda is the largest island in Lake Garda. The island and its villa are officially private property, but for several years it has been open to the public at regular intervals. Hotels and campsites along the lake can arrange a day excursion for you, where you can take a tour of the beautiful estate accompanied by a guide. You can also get married in the villa with the help of a wedding planner. For more information www.bruiloftinitalie.nl
The fashionable town of Saló is located in the west of Lake Garda. Here pleasure yachts float in the harbor and luxury speedboats are moored at the terraces on the waterfront. You can stroll along the beautiful boulevard, shop in the boutiques in the small center or eat an excellent Italian pizza with a view of the blue, glittering water.
The biggest attraction of Sirmione you cannot miss the castle Rocca Scaligera. The car-free historic center of Sirmione can only be reached via a drawbridge from the gate of the castle. On the Piazza Carducci on the west side of the center you will find the best terraces and many shops, on Monday morning there is a market here with mainly fruit and vegetables. Renting a boat is also very nice, you can sail the boat yourself or hire a guide who shows all the beautiful places.