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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!  

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.
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!
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!
Lago di Ledro

Lake Ledro, everything you need to know for a perfect holiday.

A series of tips on what to do and what to see at Lake Ledro, a splendid lake with crystal clear waters, located a few km from Riva del Garda and Limone.
La Rocca di Manerba del Garda.

The Rocca di Manerba, guardian of the precious ecosystem of Lake Garda.

Sometimes, feeling your heart skip a beat doesn't require immense efforts; it takes just a few steps to see the horizon open up from the cliffs of Lake Garda: the Rocca di Manerba Nature Reserve.
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.
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,
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.
cascata di campione - tremosine

The “hidden” waterfalls of Lake Garda.

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

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!
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.
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.
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.
Isola del Garda - foto di JT Drone.

Isola del Garda, a microcosm rich in nature, art and history.

On Lake Garda from April to October this corner of Paradise opens to visitors: Isola del Garda.
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.
Lago di tenno

Lake Tenno: a turquoise jewel just a few minutes from Riva del Garda.

This lake is also known as the Blue Lake due to the crystallinity of its bathing waters, with a very pleasant temperature.
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.
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?