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Cultural visits and what to see on Lake Garda and its cities.

Lake Garda is a territory with an ancient history that is hidden in alleys and palaces, unique museums in the world, prestigious theaters, and many iconic places to visit absolutely. Don't miss a single one!  
Isola dell'Olivo. ©️lakegardaphoto

The 5 islands of Lake Garda. What if they were 6?

Let's find out together what they are, where they are, what there is to see.
cascata di campione - tremosine

The “hidden” waterfalls of Lake Garda.

Discovering the lesser-known but equally spectacular waterfalls within the Garda basin.
Strada della Forra.

The Strada della Forra: the eighth wonder of the world is located on Lake...

From Winston Churchill to James Bond, this spectacular stretch of road carved into the rock has been acclaimed by history and made famous by the cinema. What are you still doing there?
Heller Garden

Heller Garden, the garden of Eden in Gardone Riviera on Lake Garda.

The Heller Garden is a splendid 10,000 square meter garden, which contains botanical species from all over the world, ponds, water features and numerous art installations of international standing.

What to see on Lake Garda: 10 unusual places not to be missed on...

10 places that you cannot miss during your holiday on Lake Garda. Villages, sanctuaries, palaces and castles. The benaco awaits you with endless surprises.
Sirmione

The 10 unmissable things to see and do on your first visit to Lake...

Have you never been to Lake Garda? Here is the list of 10 iconic things to do and see on your first vacation on the largest lake in Italy.
Santuario di Montecastello - Tignale (BS)

Walk to the Sanctuary of Montecastello overlooking Lake Garda.

Eager to combine a breathtaking view of Lake Garda with a nice walk in the woods among the remains of the First World War and a visit to a place of worship with frescoes from the Giottesca school? The Sanctuary of Montecastello is the ideal destination!
Sirmione sul Lago di Garda

What to see in Sirmione, the pearl of Lake Garda

What to see in Sirmione the pearl of Lake Garda. Don't know where to go on Sunday? Read this article and you will discover Sirmione,

Malcesine – Monte Baldo cableway.

Malcesine - Monte Baldo cable car: a panoramic climb of 1800 meters in a few minutes with a 360 degree panoramic view!
Valle delle Cartiere e il torrente Toscolano.

The Valle delle Cartiere in Toscolano Maderno on Lake Garda.

An adventure in the gorge that houses the ruins of ancient paper mills, the Paper Museum and all the history that has forged this wonderful area, immersed in a unique atmosphere.
Parco Giardino Sigurtà.

Parco Giardino Sigurtà in pills.

All the information and curiosities to know to visit Parco Giardino Sigurtà.
Lago di Toblino e Castel Toblino - Lago di Garda.

The Toblino Lake and Toblino Castle.

A few kilometers from Lake Garda in Trentino is the spectacular Lake of Toblino with its homonymous Castle. Let's find out together!
Ascensore per il bastione di riva del garda

The panoramic lift that takes you to the Bastion of Riva del Garda.

Two minutes of vertical ascent that takes you to the Bastion from the Riva del Garda landing stage. A climb with a panoramic view of the port of Riva del Garda, the Apponale Tower and the historic districts of the lakeside town.
Vittoriale degli Italiani.

The Vittoriale degli Italiani: Gabriele D’Annunzio’s house on Lake Garda.

Gardone Riviera, on the Brescia side of Lake Garda, is the guardian of a treasure of enormous value: the house of the poet. Let's find out together!
Punta San Vigilio. ©️lakegardaphoto

Punta San Vigilio: the most romantic corner of Lake Garda.

Not far from Garda, the village leans over the water rising on the tip of the promontory in the shape of a small peninsula, enjoying a fantastic panorama overlooking Lake Garda.

The waterfalls north of Lake Garda: Varone waterfall and Nardis waterfalls.

Unmissable destinations for those who love nature excursions: the most impressive waterfalls to visit located in the northern part of Lake Garda.
Altopiano della Lessinia.

Lessinia tour: what to see, what routes to do, the symbolic places to visit.

Discovering an ancient landscape, surrounded by unspoiled nature, which will make you feel like you are in an open-air museum.
I Castelli del Lago di Garda: Castello Scaligero di Malcesine.

All the most beautiful castles of Lake Garda and hinterland.

From the most famous and well-known to the lesser but full of charm: the complete list of all the castles that you can admire around the shores of Lake Garda.
Le limonaie del Lago di Garda.

The lemon houses of Lake Garda and the Cedar of Salò.

Let's find out together which are the most beautiful lemon houses to visit on the Garda coast and the renowned Cedro di Salò, the protagonist of many recipes.
Valpolicella. Foto web.

Valpolicella: its wines, what to do and what to see – how to get...

Valpolicella is located north-west of Verona: a small region in which you can admire some of the world's excellence in terms of architecture, landscape, food and wine.