By / 13th November, 2014 / Routes / Off


Are you planning to spend the holidays on Lake Garda? Then, you are in the right place! The Hotel Due Palme is a perfect place to spend the summer and spring holidays , but not only for his personal characteristics, but also for its location. Let's see what to do during a holiday on Lake Garda.

Holiday on Lake Garda: where to go

Have you booked atHotel Due Palme in Albisano of Torri del Benaco and now you need to decide what to visit at Lake Garda. First, you can go down to Garda and enjoy its magnificent lakefront; then, you can visit Punta San Vigilio with its beach, the harbor and the famous inn frequented by Winston Churchill. After Garda, you can walk in the other towns around Lake Garda, like the pleasant Torri del Benaco, the glamorous Bardolino and the Medieval Lazise. Driving only a few kilometers more, you can get to Malcesine, offering a breathtaking view of the Lake Garda and of the Mount Baldo. Finally, among the places to visit we have to mention the city of Verona, which is only a dozen kilometers far from our hotel. Verona is a beautiful medieval city, and it is no coincidence that Shakespeare set here his most famous drama, Romeo and Juliet.

Holiday on Lake Garda: what to do

After seeing which places visite during the holidays on Lake Garda, now let's see what to do on the lake. Sports fans can make trekking on Monte Baldo and on the many paths through our Albisano. Even cyclists have several hiking and biking trails available along the lake and on the heights of Baldo. Those who prefer water sports, in Lake Garda you can do swimming, diving and navigate with motorboats and other vessels. The less energetic can go shopping in the many shops of the lakeside or visit Verona. Here, on summer, is a must attend at least a show of Opera Festival in Verona. In addition, you can visit the many historical monuments and museums. Finally, you can visite the many amusement parks of Garda, like Gardaland in Castelnuovo, Movieland in Lazise and the zoo Parco Natura Viva in Bussolengo.

Holiday on Lake Garda: what to eat

After doing sports and walks, you'll be definitely hungry, so let's see what to eat and which are the typical products of Lake Garda. First, theHotel Due Palme provides for breakfast , among other things, the biscuits San Vigilini which are handmade. They are the typical cookies of Garda and are named from Punta San Vigilio. The recipe for these cakes was conceived by the English chef Leonard Walsh, who worked and lived long on Lake Garda. Other typical dishes are made with lake fish , as the bigoli with aole, the sarde in saor and the polenta with pike. In addition to dishes, the lake also offers excellent local products, first of all the 'olio extravergine d'oliva Garda Dop. And then, in the area, are also produced two excellent wines, the Bardolino Doc and the Lugana; the first is a red wine, while the second one is a white.