Holidays in Lake Garda
Getaway with a holiday to lake Garda
Lake Garda holidays provide a dazzling array of picturesque scenes and relaxing moments, in a location that is surrounded by alpine mountains and rocky peaks. Lake Garda is the largest lake in Italy and attracts many tourists throughout the year, with easyJet holidays providing great getaway options to this scenic destination.
Great attractions for all the family
Holidays to Lake Garda are full of possibilities. The lake is surrounded by several provinces, or communes, with plenty of historical attractions such as Nago-Torbole, a fishing village with the ruins of the Penede Castle, and Malcesine, a quiet settlement featuring 13th century fortifications. Many of the attractions at Lake Garda consist of Roman ruins and castles, which make for many great day-trips. The town of Sirmoione is very popular with holidaymakers as it houses many Lake Garda hotels, plus restaurants, bars, and a market.
Whilst on a holiday to Lake Garda, a popular attraction is the sulphur springs at the tip of the peninsula of the lake. It is long believed to have healing properties, which will undoubtedly be a must-see spot for those looking for a relaxing holiday.
For those who like a thrill-seeking holiday, the third most popular theme park in Europe, Gardaland, is an exciting day-trip. There are six exhilarating rollercoasters to sample, plus three water rides, which makes a family holiday to Lake Garda ideal as there really is something for everyone.
There are plenty of opportunities to go hiking throughout the mountains surrounding Lake Garda, with nearby Monte Baldo providing a challenge for keen hikers, or alternative lakeside paths suitable for families with push chairs, or those who don’t fancy breaking into a sweat!
Lake Garda is ideally located for nearby Verona, which has the infamous balcony inspired by Shakespeare’s Romeo and Juliet. If you fancy getting away somewhere a little further, Milan is a short ride away to the west for all those fashion fiends, plus another great holiday destination, Lake Como lies to the north of this bustling city. To the east are the winding rivers of Venice for those who want to sail away in a gondola to make their Italy holiday even more genuine. Check out easyJet holidays’ guides on holidays to Milan and holidays to Verona for more inspiration.
Book your Lake Garda holiday today
Whether you are looking for a relaxing break, or something more thrilling, a holiday to Lake Garda is an affordable and cheap option when travelling with easyJet holidays. You can choose how long you want to stay for with flexible dates, and by booking your hotel and flights together, you will be saving lots of money for a fantastic great-value holiday.