Fully revised and updated for 2016. Now with new Discovery Tours chapter.Experience all of Lake Garda's attractions with this up-to-date, authoritative guide, packed with Insider Tips. Most holidaymakers want to have fun and feel relaxed from the moment they arrive at their holiday destination - that's what Marco Polo Guides are all about. You'll discover fabulous hotels, authentic restaurants, the region's trendiest places and nightlife venues, suggestions for those on a tight budget and what festivals and events to look out for. Also contains: the Perfect Route, Travel Tips, Links, Blogs, Apps & more, What's Hot and Travel with Kids. There can't be many lakes with such a variety of things to see and do as Lake Garda. It's no wonder that it caters to such a wide range of tastes. No sooner have you arrived at the shore you notice that southern breeze in your hair.
Whether you're having a cappuccino or 'spritz' in the cafe by the lake promenade, strolling around ancient Roman sites, on your windsurfer or eating fish under the olive trees, this practical, pocket-sized guide, with its Insider Tips, reveal where you can watch some of the world's top rock climbers in action, and where you can take a relaxing bike ride without needing a map.The Trips & Tours chapter reveals that there is much to discover: smaller neighbouring lakes, the beautiful old town of Trento, and the exciting Museum of Modern Art in Rovereto. When it comes to Sports & Activities, the lake is a veritable adventure playground for adults, a top destination for windsurfers, mountain bikers and climbers. The Dos & Don'ts tell you what you absolutely have to avoid on Saturday afternoon and why you should leave your car as often as possible (and not just for environmental reasons). MARCO POLO Lake Garda provides comprehensive coverage of the lake and its surrounding area. To help you get around there's a detailed road atlas inside, useful town maps of Bardolino, Riva del Garda, Salo and Sirmione in the backcover, plus a handy pull-out map.