About Manerba del Garda
Manerba del Garda is one of the most popular resorts on the lake, offering 12 km stretch of beaches. The largest and most famous is the beach of Romantica, which starts at porto Torchio and extends to San Felice. You will find restaurants, bars and shops close by. As you travel around Manerba del Garda you will find many churches. Many of these showcase original frescos, offering an insight into the religious and artistic traditions that were once so strong. Many cultural events, concerts, markets, sports events and culinary festivals take place throughout the year.
The area has great sun exposure and rich terrain, which yields products of excellent quality including: extra virgin olive oil, wine, DOC wines (Chiaretto, Rosso and Rosso Superiore). Local restaurants use these fresh products within their cuisine. Alternatively purchase these products from a local market and whip up your own Italian feast.
Explore the numerous trails, which pass through rich green hills, and where you will discover different vistas along the way. The fortress of Rocca di Manerba is a famous landmark that covers an area of 9000 sqm and boasts more than 400 types of plants. From here you can enjoy one of the most beautiful spots on Lake Garda. It offers breath taking views over much of the lake and is only a short distance from the city centre of Manerba del Garda.
About Lake Garda
Lake Garda (Lago di Garda) is the largest lake in Italy and is divided into three regions: Brescia, Verona, and Trento. The landscape is wonderfully diverse from the north to the south of the lake. The coastline covers about 100 miles and can be navigated in about 4 hours. Many picturesque harbours, open-air cafes and restaurants can be found dotted along the shores of the Lake. Alternatively, you can enjoy moving from place to place by boat, which offers another perspective. Lake Garda is truly a special place to visit for families, couples and independent travellers.
Each town offers its own charm, with many historical places of interest to explore. There are numerous castles and fortresses of interest along the coastline. It is an ideal location for those wishing to enjoy diverse activities. Whether you’re looking to relax and unwind by the lake or take to the water and try anything from windsurfing, diving, to sailing. Its location makes it ideal for taking day trips to both Verona or Venice.