Lake Garda insider information
- Enjoy the cypress trees and the stunning views at Punta di San Vigilio, which is about half way along the eastern shore on Lake Garda.
- Take the cable car from Malcesine up to the top of Monte Baldo (1,980m high) to see the views. This area is known as “The Garden of Italy” and you can see why from the range of plants and vegetation there.
- Sirmione is associated with the Roman poets Catullus and Vergil who sang its praises. It is a very popular village with visitors not only for the beautiful castle and vibrant life, but also for the health-giving properties of its spa which cures many ailments.