Lake Garda is the biggest lake in Italy, with an extension covering three regions, Lombardy, Veneto, and Trentino. There are cycle paths, parks, beaches, and many other attractions that kids will love.
In this article, you will find a guide on the things to do in Lake Garda with your kids, a list of the best places for both young and adult people.
Scaligero Castle in Sirmione
The Scaligero Castle in Sirmione is located on a rock on the Lombard shore of the lake, and it’s one of the best-preserved castles in Italy. Kids will love walking among the medieval streets, imagining stories about knights. Moreover, it’s a place for the whole family, since you will learn about history and lake-based fortifications.
Parco Giardino of Sigurtà
Parco Giardino of Sigurtà is located in Valeggio sul Mincio, on the Venetian shore of the lake. It’s the ideal place for a trip in the open air, as you can surround yourself with the nature of Garda and have a picnic. Furthermore, in the park, there are also many historical and fun attractions for kids, as well as suggestive places, like the boulevard of roses.
Gardaland theme park
Gardaland is one of the biggest theme parks in Italy, with more than 30 attractions, such as water games, roller coasters, thematic shows. Kids will love spending the day there and adults will be glad to accompany them on roller coasters and have fun with their children.
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The island of San Biagio, also known as Rabbit Island, is the perfect place to spend a day in the open air. There are many colors, such as the flowers reflecting on the water and the flora of the island. It’s easily accessible with a boat, leaving from Manerba del Garda. There is a camping area and a wonderful beach.
Vittoriale degli Italiani
Vittoriale degli Italiani is a monumental complex commissioned by Gabriele D’Annunzio, in order to celebrate the victory of Italy in World War I. It’s in Gardone Riviera, on the Lombard shore of the lake, and it’s rich in flowered gardens and big monuments. Moreover, it also hosts a museum, where war relics are preserved. Everything is made spectacular by the view of the lake.
Movieland and CanevaWorld
Movieland and CanevaWorld are two theme parks in Lazise, on the Venetian shore of the lake. The first one is a theme park with attractions dedicated to the art of cinema, while the second is an aquapark, perfect in summer.
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The beaches in Lake Garda
There is nothing that kids love more than beaches, and Lake Garda surely has something to offer. There are many beaches where you can swim or just lay under the sun in the best towns, such as Limone sul Garda, Toscolano Maderno, Desenzano del Garda, and Gardone Riviera. The peculiarity is in the mountains that serve as a background for your swim, an element that makes this place unique.
Our homes in Garda
July 22nd, 2021