Gargnano a natural paradise!
Typical for Gargnano is the beautiful nature with its colourful vegetation. The vegetation differs a lot, depending on where you are. You can find cypress, olive and citrus trees and plants that only grow in the mountains. To have a nice view at Lake Garda and the surrounding villages you should walk through the nearby hills in the hinterlands. The nature offers gorgeous and romantic places.
Attack on Gargnano
Attack on Gargnano
In 1866 Austrian warships attacked the small town. Due to those fights you can see cannonballs all over the walls. Especially at the harbour. Another sight of Gargnano is the church of San Francesco. In 1289 Francis of Assisi arranged for building the church. Over the centuries a lot has been rebuilt and nowadays only the cloister is in its original state and really worth seeing.
Sailing and other sports at Gargnano
Mountain biking , playing golf or tennis, surfing are just some of the sports you can do. Gargnano is well known as sailing headquarters at Lake Garda. Every year in September the sailing regatta Centomiglia starts from Bogliaco. The one hundred mile regatta is one of the largest and most important in Europe.
Because of the mountains there is almost never bad weather at Gargnano. The perfect place to spend a sporty holiday or to relax at Lake Garda.
Accommodations in Gargnano
Apartments Gargnano - Gargnano
This holiday home is only 8 km from Lake Garda. The apartment is in a complex in the small village of Liano. The village is 600 m high in the hills surrounding the Lake which is a 20 minute drive away. The home is simply furnished. It is surrounded b ...
Hotel Europa - Gargnano
Hotel Europa has the appearance of a small villa with panoramic terraces covered with flowers where delicious breakfast including a sumptuous buffet are served and romantic dinners. The Hotel is situated 100 m. from the fully-equipped public beach. T ...
Residence Fondo La Campagnola - Gargnano
A picturesque and welcoming village characterized by its small port, Gargnano has a wealth of splendid villas, enchanting gardens and architectural wonders. The "Fondo la Campagnola" apartments are located just a short walk from the historic centre a ...
Hotel Palazzina - Gargnano sul Garda
The Hotel sits in a relaxing, quiet, slightly hilly area with a panoramic view of Lake. The hotel has a large swimming pool (20x8 m) and a children's pool (2x2 M.