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You'll Love the Stunning Surrounds of Lake Garda!

Italy’s lakeside paradise is proving to be smash hit with tons of Irish holiday makers. Known for stunning scenery and authentic charm, there are so many things to do during your holidays to Lake Garda.
Things to do in Lake Garda
Lake Garda tucks a surprising variety of things to see and do into its lush surrounds. What looks like an agrarian paradise offers days or weeks worth of activity. Each town dotted around the lake has its own sights and sounds. For history, see the excavated ruins of a Roman villa at Grotte di Catulo and beautiful old churches. In the town of Mescaline, take the cable car to the top of Monto Baldo for some spectacular views of the lake. Go for a lazy walk along the water front at Limone and spend a long afternoon people-watching in a waterside cafe. Get pulses racing with sailing, windsurfing, kayaking or rowing on the lake’s crystal waters. Or, kick back with a gentle boat tour around the lake – this is one of the best ways to take in the verdant landscape.
Day Trips
Lake Garda is the ideal base for exploring all that Italy has to offer, one of the main reasons we love it as a destination for your holidays to Italy. While you’re in Lake Garda, why not stop at the Dolomites too? They’re just a hop and a skip away and we’re think you’ll love seeing these spectacular mountains valleys and cliffs. No trip is complete without visiting historic Milan and magical Verona. Both cities are home to parks, amazing attractions and world-class dining. As well as these, Mantova is a stone’s throw away; you will love a lazy gondola ride around the winding canals of mystical Venice.
Lake Garda for Families
Holidays to Lake Garda are a great option for families thanks to the wide range of amenities and attractions perfect for adults and kids. Start with its theme parks. The main one of Gardaland, with rides, shows and an aquarium it’s a packed day of family entertainment. Medieval-infused CanevaWorld features an excellent waterpark, Parco Natura Viva lets you meet tons of amazing animals and Jungle Adventure Park is full of excitement. Visit Scaligeri Castle in the town of Sirmione, crossing the footbridge into its network of cobblestone streets to get a slice of history. All around the lake, you’ll find watersports and fun activities suitable for all ages.
Dining Out
Holidays to Lake Garda are a full menu of delectable cuisine and scrumptious delicacies. Dine in unforgettable surrounds like a restaurant carved into a boulder, or another atop a tall fortress with spectacular vistas. Sample local delicacies and wonderful Italian wines, as well as gorging on all the bruschetta, pizza and gelato you can manage. As a tourist-friendly destination, Lake Garda holidays offer a wide range of dining options to suit all tastebuds.

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