15 days in Lake Garda Itinerary

15 days in Lake Garda Itinerary

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Route & dates

Start: Belfast
Fly:  7 h 45 min
1
Sirmione
— 4 nights
Drive:  1 h 30 min
2
Riva Del Garda
— 3 nights
Bus:  30 min
3
Malcesine
— 7 nights
Fly:  9 h 15 min
End: Belfast

4
nights
Sirmione

Sirmione ©
Sirmione is a comune in the province of Brescia, in Lombardy (northern Italy). Do some cultural sightseeing at Castello Scaligero and Chiesetta di S. Anna. Visiting Parco delle Fucine and Bracco Baldo Beach will get you outdoors. Change things up with these side-trips from Sirmione: Ferghettina (in Adro), Cantina Zeni e Museo del Vino (in Bardolino) and Brescia (Percorso Archeologico Di Palazzo Martinengo & Tempio Capitolino e Piazza del Foro). There's much more to do: take in panoramic vistas at Torre di San Martino della Battaglia , see the interesting displays at Museo Dell'olio D'oliva, learn about winemaking at Villa Calicantus, and make a trip to Mura di Lazise.

To see photos and tourist information, go to the Sirmione visit planning website.

Belfast, UK to Sirmione is an approximately 8.5-hour flight. You can also do a combination of car and ferry; or take a bus. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 1 hour traveling from Belfast to Sirmione. While traveling from Belfast, expect warmer days and somewhat warmer nights in Sirmione, ranging from highs of 35°C to lows of 21°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 7th (Wed) so you can go by car to Riva Del Garda.

Things to do in Sirmione

Wineries Parks Museums

Side Trips

Bardolino, Brescia, Torre di San Martino della Battaglia , Bracco Baldo Beach, Ferghettina
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Torre di San Martino della Battaglia	©
Torre di San Martino della Battaglia
Villa Calicantus ©
Villa Calicantus
Cantina Zeni e Museo del Vino ©
Cantina Zeni e Museo del Vino

3
nights
Riva Del Garda

Riva Del Garda
Riva del Garda is a town and comune in the northern Italian province of Trento of the Trentino Alto Adige region. Step off the beaten path and head to Medieval Village of Canale and Piazza 3 Novembre. Get a sense of the local culture at Santa Barbara Church and Monte Brione. Change things up with a short trip to Lago di Garda in Garda (about 1h 15 min away). There's still lots to do: don't miss a visit to Catena Square, enjoy the sand and surf at Sabbioni Beach, take in the pleasant sights at Sentiero panoramico Busatte Tempesta, and take an in-depth tour of MAG Museo Alto Garda.

To find other places to visit, where to stay, and other tourist information, read Riva Del Garda road trip planning website.

You can drive from Sirmione to Riva Del Garda in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can ride a ferry; or take a bus. In August, daytime highs in Riva Del Garda are 35°C, while nighttime lows are 20°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 10th (Sat) early enough to catch the bus to Malcesine.

Things to do in Riva Del Garda

Parks Outdoors Nature

Side Trips

Medieval Village of Canale, Museo delle Palafitte del Lago di Ledro, Sentiero panoramico Busatte Tempesta, Lago di Garda
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Sabbioni Beach
Sabbioni Beach
Sentiero panoramico Busatte Tempesta ©
Sentiero panoramico Busatte Tempesta
MAG Museo Alto Garda ©
MAG Museo Alto Garda

7
nights
Malcesine

Malcesine is a comune (municipality) on the eastern shore of Lake Garda in the Province of Verona in the Italian region Veneto, located about 120km northwest of Venice and about 40km northwest of Verona.Geography and divisionsThe comune of Malcesine consists of Navene, Campagnola, Malcesine proper, Val di Sogno and Cassone. Step off the beaten path and head to Santuario Basilica Madonna della Corona and Cascate di Vallesinella. Satisfy your inner culture vulture at Castel Beseno and PDC Cartizze. Venture out of the city with trips to Santa Giuliana (in Vigo di Fassa), Arte Sella (in Borgo Valsugana) and Levico Terme (Spiaggia Lido di Levico & Forte Colle Delle Benne). There's lots more to do: learn about winemaking at Cantina San Gregorio, steep yourself in history at Forte Belvedere, contemplate the waterfront views at Lago Ritorto, and take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Mountbaldo.

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Traveling by bus from Riva Del Garda to Malcesine takes an hour. Alternatively, you can drive; or ride a ferry. In August in Malcesine, expect temperatures between 35°C during the day and 21°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 17th (Sat) to allow time for travel back home.

Things to do in Malcesine

Parks Nature Outdoors

Side Trips

Levico Terme, Valdobbiadene, Rabbi, Pinzolo, Lavarone
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Parasailing & Paragliding
PDC Cartizze ©
PDC Cartizze
Cantina San Gregorio ©
Cantina San Gregorio

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