Every year, Lake Garda attracts visitors worldwide thanks to its incredible natural and cultural beauty. To enjoy all the landscapes this area features, a four-day holiday makes the perfect getaway. Explore this wonderful place, visiting its picturesque villages, beautiful beaches, mountains, and natural parks!
In this article we will guide you through a four-day itinerary to discover the best of Lake Garda and its splendid attractions, offering tips and suggestions to make your holiday an unforgettable experience.
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Day 1: Peschiera del Garda and Sigurtà Garden Park
Start your holiday by exploring the small town of Peschiera del Garda, famous for its historical Venetian walls surrounding the ancient, fortified city, declared a UNESCO World Heritage Site. Peschiera del Garda is beautifully located on the lake and offers its visitors many activities and attractions, such as the Fortifications Museum where exhibits related to the history of the city are on display.
From here you can easily reach the Sigurtà Garden Park, a beautiful botanical garden with small lakes, waterfalls, and numerous exotic plants. To make your adventure even more exciting, reach this Park by renting a Vespa scooter, to fully enjoy the adventure and the essence of freedom that the lake area can offer. At Rent Garda Lake you can choose the model that best matches your driving style and set off to discover Garda. If you have not already thought out your itinerary, rely on one of our organised tours!
Day 2: Desenzano del Garda and Molina Waterfalls
On the second day head to the town of Desenzano del Garda, located on the southern shore of the lake. Here you will admire its Torre Civica, climb the stairs and enjoy a spectacular view of the town and the lake. Afterwards, go for a stroll along the lakefront and visit its medieval castle, located in the heart of the historical centre and housing the Civic Archaeological Museum with numerous artefacts from the Garda area.
In the afternoon indulge in nature and take a short excursion to the Molina Waterfalls, located in a natural gorge a few kilometres from Desenzano del Garda. And to end your day, what could be better than a dinner in a characteristic medieval village? Famous for its historic mills, Molina is a village surrounded by greenery, with well-preserved buildings where you can admire the typical Lessinia stone architecture.
Day 3: Garda Parks
To spend a fun-filled day, pay a visit to some of the most beautiful theme parks in the area. Lake Garda is famous not only for its splendid natural landscapes but also for the numerous amusement parks that surround it. Gardaland is one of the most famous theme parks in Italy offering a wide range of attractions for all ages, including roller coasters, water games, and live shows.
True animal lovers cannot miss out on a visit to Parco Natura Viva Zoo, located between Bussolengo and Pastrengo. You will find numerous species of animals and enjoy a fun safari right from your car!
Are you rather in the mood to relax, allow yourself some wellness time at Villa Cedri Thermal Park, where you can soak in the warm, therapeutic waters of Colà di Lazise.
Day 4: Garda
Almost time to say goodbye, but not before visiting the town of Garda, lies on the eastern shore of the lake. Admire its impressive castle, a medieval fortress on the San Giovanni, built in the 11th century.
If you feel like enjoying the view of the lake, however, you can take a splendid walk along the town’s harbour.
Finally, return to Peschiera and close your journey with a splendid romantic dinner at the charming Cantinetta Paradiso food and wine restaurant. Enjoy a gourmet and live music experience with a glorious Lake Garda backdrop.
Lake Garda is a magnificent holiday destination offering ample recreation and relaxation opportunities. In this article, Rent Garda Lake featured a four-day itinerary highlighting only a few of the most memorable and evocative locations on the lake, offering a complete and varied experience.
Just pack up and leave! If you liked our itinerary ideas, contact us to know everything about the organised tours allowing you to discover the area, its flavours, and enchanting landscapes.