Lake Garda, Italy

View across the rooftops of Malcesine, Lake Garda, Italy

Lake Garda in Italy is the largest of the Italian lakes and boasts a beautiful year round mediterranean climate. Lake Garda is incredibly diverse with an alpine landscape in the north and a mediterranean one in the south and has an excellent selection of towns, villages and resorts all the way around the lake. Due to its great variety Lake Garda, Italy offers something for everyone - beautiful scenery, elegant shops, fantastic Italian cuisine and wines, exciting theme parks, culture and easy access to numerous other Italian attractions such as Verona, Venice, Mantova and the Italian Dolomites. We are pleased to offer a superb three bedroom Lake Garda apartment for rent in Italy, please see: Villa Moniga overview.

Limone sul Garda, Lake Garda Italy by night
Riva del Garda, Lake Garda, Italy

Aside from Italian culture, scenery and great food Lake Garda in Italy is a also a fabulous sporting centre. The north end of Lake Garda, Italy offers what is probably the best windsurfing, sailing and kite surfing on any inland water in Europe, plus there are numerous mountain bike trails and fun packed activities such as canyoning and trekking. There is even a Lake Garda marathon from Limone to Malcesine, which takes place every year in September. Lake Garda, Italy boasts a number of prestigious golf courses, mostly located in the south, the most well known being Garda Golf, located in Soiano and just a five minute drive from our Lake Garda apartment in Italy (Villa Moniga overview.), which is for rent.

Sailing and windsurf enthusiasts in Torbole, Lake Garda, Italy

Around the south east area of Bardolino and Lasize there are a number of Italian theme parks, such as Gardaland (an Italian style version of Disneyland) and Caneva World which offers not only a superb water park (Acqua Paradise) but an action packed theme park - Movieland.
Lake Garda, Italy boasts its fair share of local events, food and Italian wine festivals - such as 'Moniga In Rosa' (Moniga in Pink), which takes place every June and celebrates the production of the fabulous Chiaretto wine in Moniga del Garda, Italy. The mediterannean Italian climate in the Valtenesi area means that not just some super Italian Lake Garda wines such as Groppello, Chiaretto and Lugana are produced but the area also boasts excellent Italian olive oil. As a result there are numerous local Italian trattorias offering superbly authentic cuisine - if you decide to rent a Lake Garda apartment in Moniga, Italy you are ideally placed to take advantage of sampling the various local Lake Garda delicacies!

View of Moniga del Garda, located in the Valtenesi area of Lake Garda, Italy

Although there are plenty of lively towns and resorts around Lake Garda in Italy, such as Desenzano, Salo and Riva, if you are looking for a quieter base with fewer hotels (and people!) you may want to consider the lovely unspoilt area of Lake Garda, known as the Valtenesi with some typically Italian villages, such as Moniga, Manerba, San Felice and Padenghe - and should you rent our Lake Garda apartment in Moniga, Italy (Villa Moniga details) you have the benefit of being based in a quiet and typically Italian village yet only a ten minute drive to the fashionable and lively centre of Desenzano del Garda. Moniga, Lake Garda is also an ideal base and easy drive (or train ride) to visit the fantastic Italian Opera in Verona, Italy which takes place every year in July and August at the city's Roman amphitheatre, the Arena.

To enquire further about the lovely Lake Garda area in Italy and to rent a superb three bedroom Lake Garda apartment in Italy please contact Lake Garda Apartments:

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