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Three Reasons to Visit Lake Garda

Tuesday 23 October 2018

Three Reasons to Visit Lake Garda

Located in northern Italy, Lake Garda is a beautiful holiday destination and also a lovely place to visit for a day if you are staying elsewhere in the country.

Formed by a glacier, the lake measures 143 square miles and is as deep as 919 feet in some parts, plus it is extremely clean and clear due to snow from the surrounding mountains draining into it which makes it look even more stunning.

Here we share three reasons why you should visit Lake Garda to inspire you to add it to your travel wish list.

Great weather

Due to its location, Lake Garda boasts great weather throughout most of the year, and you can expect to see lots of sunshine regardless of when you visit. However, the water will be cold despite the sun in the winter months, so don’t be tempted to go swimming unless you are very prepared!

You might like to stay in one of many camping spots when you visit Lake Garda as the weather allows for this, and there are plenty of options to choose from.

Lots of activities

No matter what you love doing when you are on holiday you will find an activity that suits you when you visit Lake Garda.

Water based options include swimming, jet skiing, snorkelling, windsurfing, sailing, fishing, or heading out on a boat. Away from the water you could choose to play a round of golf, have a game of tennis, go mountain biking, or simply enjoy a hike around the area while you take in the amazing views.

Plenty of history

There was a strong Roman presence around Lake Garda which means that there are lots of remains and castles to explore if you like to discover the history surrounding your chose holiday destination.

You may also be able to spot some ancient engravings which decorate some of the rocks around the lake and offer a glimpse into the past.

With so much to see and do when you visit Lake Garda we are sure that this destination deserves a place on your holiday wish list.