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Travel Guide of Lake Garda in Italy by Influencers

Lake Garda is the largest lake in Italy. It is a popular holiday location in northern Italy, about halfway between Brescia and Verona, and between Venice and Milan on the edge of the Dolomites.

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Discover our travel guide of Lake Garda in Italy made of pictures from travel influencers and photographers.

What you will see and do in Lake Garda:

  🌋 Volcanic landform     🏖️ Ocean     🐾 Wildlife     🏞️ Lake     🏖️ Shore     ⛰️ Mountain range  

Travel Tips for visiting Lake Garda

Lake Garda is the largest of the Italian lakes:

its area reaches 370 km². Lake Garda is surrounded by high mountains in the north, while in the south it spreads out like an inland sea and looks like the Riviera.
The south enjoys a Mediterranean climate, where orange trees, olive trees, and vines grow abundantly. On the eastern side of the island, Vapollicella and Lambrusco vines are grown.
The exceptionally mild climate allows even lemon trees to thrive in the aptly named Limone, above.

Visit Salo, the old town is of great interest,

  • Riva del Garda, at the foot of the Dolomites, is the "pearl of the lake", a great sports center with its windsurfing boards.

  • Tignale on a hill overlooking the lake offers a majestic view and many hiking trails.

Lovers of water sports will find among the best places for paragliding, windsurfing, and paragliding. You can go hiking, mountain biking, visit a theme park, a water park, play golf, go sailing or spend a few days of dolce far niente by the pool or on the beach.

Located on the southern shore of Lake Garda, Sirmione is probably the most popular tourist destination on the lake. It should be high on all the best things to do on Lake Garda!

Sirmione is a beautiful old town

located at the end of a small peninsula that rises about 4 km from Lake Garda. 

Malcesine, another pearl of the lake It is one of the most beautiful towns on Lake Garda!
It is a charming old town with narrow medieval streets, a beautiful harbor, and many small stores, stores, and cafes inviting visitors to stroll and explore.

Arguably the most picturesque town around Lake Garda is Limone Sul Garda, Its colorful buildings and extremely picturesque waterfront look like a real postcard.
The scenic road from Riva to Limone takes you through many tunnels and offers a beautiful view of Limone just before you reach the town.

Frequently Asked Questions by Travelers planning a trip to Lake Garda

Where is Lake Garda located?

Lake Garda is the largest Italian lake and one of the main tourist places in northern Italy.
Its most famous village is Sirmione. Unlike the rest of the particularly peaceful lakes

  • Lake Garda is a very lively place and full of both Italian and foreign tourists.


Malcesine is one of the most beautiful towns around Lake Garda

Lake Garda places to visit :

  • Arco. Arco is an attractive town with a castle at the northern end of Lake Garda. ...
  • Desenzano del Garda. Desenzano del Garda is a lively seaside resort surrounded by UNESCO-listed fortifications. ...
  • Garda
  • Gardone Riviera.
  • Malcesine. ...
  • Padenghe Sul Garda.

Our best periods to visit Lake Garda :

The average temperatures range from 6° in January to 30° in July

The rainy months are October, July, and May. 

We recommend the spring and summer season to visit Lake Garda.

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  🌊‍ Ocean spots     🏖️ Shore spots     🏞️ Lake spots     🏖️ Beach spots     ⛰️ Hill station spots     ❄️ Fjord spots     🏘️ Town spots     ⛰️ Mountain range spots     🐾 Wildlife spots     ⛰️ Cliff spots     🏞️ Reservoir spots     🏖️ Sailing spots     Stand up paddle surfing spots     🌋 Volcanic landform spots     🏞️ Waterway spots  

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Parco dell'Alto Garda Bresciano

  25.8 km (16.0 miles) away from Lake Garda

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Sentiero del Ponale

  34.4 km (21.4 miles) away from Lake Garda

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