Riva del Garda
Riva del Garda, in the province of Trento, is one of the most sought after tourist resorts in the whole of Trentino Alto Adige.
Located on the shores of Lake Garda, the town is the ideal place for those who want to spend their holidays in the name of relaxation and carefree, combining the tranquility of a morning on the beach with the pleasure of a nice walk in the mountains. After all, the most beautiful landscapes of the Dolomites are just a stone’s throw away.
Riva del Garda is a mix of art, breathtaking landscapes, beautiful beaches, and offers visitors a myriad of opportunities to never get bored during their vacation.
Choosing a structure where to stay is not difficult at all: Riva del Garda is a town that bases its economy mainly on tourism, so there is certainly no shortage of hotels, b & bs and apartments. Moreover, the tendency of locals to rent rooms to tourists is very widespread in these areas. The advantage for the latter obviously lies in the possibility of obtaining significant savings, while still having all the comforts available.
In Riva del Garda the main tourist attraction is undoubtedly the lake. On its waters you can practice various sports, such as sailing and windsurfing, or you can relax on the beach reading a good book or listening to music. Finally, lovers of long walks will find walks on the shore extremely pleasant, especially with the spectacle of the sunset.
The rental of a bicycle is also highly recommended, to enjoy Riva del Garda directly from the two wheels.
But let’s get to the beauties of this town. Worth seeing in the historic center of Riva del Garda are certainly the Rocca and the characteristic Torre Apponale, which rises majestically, far above all the surrounding buildings.
If you have your own vehicle and you want and time to get out of the center, definitely not to be missed is the Parco Grotta Cascata del Varone, a suggestive natural park located just 3 km from Riva del Garda and unique in its gender. Especially suitable for those who love trekking and excursions, the park is so beautiful that it can be considered an almost obligatory destination for those who stay in Riva del Garda for more than a few days.
The little ones, but not only them, certainly cannot fail to include in the program of their holiday in Riva del Garda a day for the trip to Gardaland, where they can spend a few hours of pure fun. Games of all kinds, for adults and children, shows with marine animals and magic numbers, are just some of the attractions that can be found in what is the largest amusement park in Italy.
Even lovers of nightlife certainly will not be bored in Riva del Garda. Here, in fact, there are numerous places where you can spend a nice evening with friends, especially pubs and restaurants. In summer, then, a nice ice cream to be enjoyed on the shore of the lake is just what you need!