Are you planning a vacation in Desenzano del Garda and want to discover the beauty of the territory in a unique and adventurous way? Rent a vespa and explore the routes you can take on two wheels! By relying on Rent Garda Lake located in Peschiera, just a few kilometers from the city of Desenzano, you can freely and enjoyably explore the fascinating places near this picturesque lakeside resort.
In this article, we propose some of the most suggestive itineraries you can take on two wheels between Peschiera and Desenzano, perhaps even sharing the experience in a group with your friends.
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Itinerary 1: Desenzano del Garda
Located a short distance from Peschiera, Desenzano offers a charming succession of picturesque streets, lake views, and places of historical interest, such as the Cathedral and the Archaeological Museum. Once you have comfortably rented a vespa from Rent Garda Lake, you can set off to discover the surroundings and take a few hours to get to know this splendid location.
After traveling a few kilometers on a lakeside road, stop in Desenzano del Garda. Start with a relaxing walk along the lake and immerse yourself in one of the numerous small beaches for some relaxation or visit a kiosk for a coffee or a refreshing drink. Take a tour of the Desenzano lighthouse to enjoy splendid views of the entire lake. In the historic center, you will find small characteristic shops where you can buy local products, clothing, and original souvenirs. For a complete experience, stop and taste the specialties of the lake cuisine in a typical restaurant.
Itinerary 2: Vespa ride through hills and medieval villages
This itinerary is perfect for nature and tradition enthusiasts. Always starting from Rent Garda Lake, head towards the medieval villages of Lonato del Garda and Pozzolengo, amidst hills, lush vineyards, and exciting landscapes.
Lonato del Garda boasts two castles: La Rocca and the Castle of Drugolo; the historic center deserves a walk to see the Cathedral dedicated to Saint John the Baptist, with its large dome and marble facade, Piazza del Municipio with the Maestra Tower and the Casa del Podestà. Then, relax at the Lido di Lonato, where you can find sunbeds, umbrellas, and pedal boats for rent.
Pozzolengo is located along the banks of the Mincio River, a few kilometers from the shores of Lake Garda, and is therefore quieter compared to the crowded towns along the lake; here you can take a walk in the splendid Parco del Mincio before stopping at a local tavern for lunch or a quick snack.
Before returning to Peschiera, take a break in Desenzano del Garda: sit in one of its characteristic cafes by the lake to taste the local wines, accompanied by some appetizers.
Itinerary 3: Vespa ride through the gardens of Sirmione and Gardone Riviera
If you are looking for a more relaxing experience, you can head to Sirmione or Gardone Riviera to discover beautiful gardens that offer serenity and relaxation among ancient trees, colorful flowers, and suggestive fountains.
In the historic center of Sirmione, you will find numerous parks, some right on the lake’s shores, such as Parco Tomelleri and Parco Maria Callas; the gardens inside the complex of the Grotte di Catullo with the historical olive grove composed of about 1500 plants are also worth a visit.
Gardone hosts one of the most beautiful botanical gardens in Italy: the Botanical Garden André Heller; here plant species from all over the world blend with sculptures, fountains, and small lakes, a true paradise where nature and art coexist. Take some time to relax on one of the benches along the path.
Itinerary 4: The adventure of Monte Baldo
If you’re seeking adventure, you can take the road leading to Monte Baldo, where you’ll find stunning panoramas, unspoiled nature, and countless activities to enrich your visit. From trekking to Nordic Walking – with trails of various difficulties, even for simple walks – to mountain biking, with routes also for the more experienced, and paragliding that, thanks to the ascending currents, can take you up to three thousand meters before landing in Malcesine.
This is the perfect itinerary to do in a group with your friends. A vespa trip together to reach Monte Baldo and then throw yourself headlong into one of the activities that this unique area offers. It will undoubtedly be an unforgettable experience for everyone that will strengthen the bond of friendship even more.
There are truly numerous itineraries that you can take on a vespa between Peschiera and Desenzano in the southern part of the lake: in this article, we have tried to propose original and not overly touristy activities, ideal to do even with a group of friends to make the experience truly unforgettable.
From Rent Garda Lake, you can rent your vespa for you and your friends and set off for unforgettable adventures on two wheels! We await you in Peschiera del Garda at our rental service. Once you have parked your car in the free reserved parking lot, all you have to do is wear a helmet and explore the magic of Lake Garda!