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Discover Lake Garda on the Venetian side: what to see and what to do

Lake Garda is known throughout the world as one of the most sought-after destinations in the Belpaese and not only in Veneto. With its calm banks and crystal clear water this lake is a place to visit and enjoy to the full.

Let's discover the exceptional beauties that can be visited during a trip to the Venetian side of this beautiful holiday destination,


Let's obviously start with the most enchanting beaches for those who want to experience a lakeside summer in peace and tranquility. Here are the ones we recommend visiting on the Venetian shore of the lake:

  • La Baia delle Sirene: in San Virgilio it is a beach immersed in a beautiful park and fully equipped. Also perfect for family picnics and to enjoy a single or family holiday.
  • La Cavalla: truly sought after and often crowded, this beach is especially suitable for families with children and has a splendid view.
  • Punta San Virgilio beach: this enchanting beach is truly beautiful, often crowded. It has a small detail: it is suitable for those who want to experience their holiday as a naturist.

In Veneto there are many fantastic beaches, if you want to have a complete overview we suggest you read our specific guide on the most beautiful beaches in Veneto .

Excursions to do on the Venetian shore of Lake Garda

Lake Garda does not only offer beaches and parks but also excursions and trips out of town to beautiful places such as Malcesine and its Scaligero castle and for those who want a bit of adventure we suggest, right from Malcesine, taking the cable car to Monte Baldo up to 1800 meters above sea level.

In these parts, many explorers love trekking, Nordic walking, mountain biking and immersing themselves in nature. Here Lake Garda, on the Venetian shore, is transformed into a place suitable for everyone and not just for those who love holidays by the sea or by the lake.

Visit Gardaland

Located on the shores of Lake Garda, in Veneto, there is one of the most famous amusement parks in Italy . A place suitable for adults and children and which offers attractions for all ages, we are obviously talking about Gardaland.

For those who still have a pinch of imagination and for children this place is transformed and becomes home to impossible adventures, fairy tales and magic; it is therefore impossible not to visit it when passing through its surroundings.

Try wine and oil tastings

Veneto is famous for its wines and here on Lake Garda there are fine wineries and olive groves , all worth visiting for those who love good wine, but few know that an extraordinary olive oil is also produced here in the area's mills.

Going to a typical restaurant in the area and trying not only Venetian specialties but also typical local products is truly perfect for those who love good food and food and wine adventures.

Lake Garda Venetian shore: too many things to visit in one day

For those who really want to visit Lake Garda in peace and without stress, there are many opportunities: you can enjoy your holiday lying on the beach, visit the trendy clubs and try the typical local cuisine or immerse yourself in the greenery and enjoy the pleasant effort of walking in well-kept and preserved natural parks.

For families, in addition to Gardaland it is possible to visit many theme parks such as the medieval one or the Caneva water park and much more! To do everything without stress, we recommend booking an apartment online in advance to save money and choose to enjoy your holiday in complete freedom and without any restrictions.


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