Lake Garda

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Description

Choose a camping holiday at Lake Garda in Italy and stay at one of the great Lake Garda campsites below including the incredible Camping Bella Italia.
You can’t go wrong by choosing a camping holiday at Lake Garda. Lake Garda is surrounded by many picturesque holiday destinations offering you a fantastic holiday for the whole family. 

Surrounded by mountains while on a camping holiday on Lake Garda 

If your camping holiday is on Lake Garda then you’re staying on the largest lake in Italy. Lake Garda offers beautiful scenery thanks to the many trees around the lake and the seven islands: Isola di Garda, San Biagio, Trimelone, Sogno, Olivio, Altare and Stella. You can also explore the mountains like the Pozzette (2218 meters high) or the Telegrafo (2200 meters). This beautiful mountainous scenery will be on many of your holiday snaps while on your mobile home holidays at Lake Garda. 

Holiday on Lake Garda: discover her history 

If you love culture and history then a holiday on Lake Garda is the place for you. There are so many places of interest here, like Sirmione with her imposing castle Rocca Scaligera and the Roman ruins. A bit further in Salò, you’ll find the regional nature park Alto Garda Bresciano or the cathedral dated from 1509 in Salò and the Palazzo della Magnifica Patria from 1524. 

Practical information

Capital City

The capital city of Italy is Rome

Language

The official language is Italian, English is also often spoken.

Time zone

 Italy's time zone is: +01:00

Currency

The official currency is the Euro.

Travel Documents

You must be in possession of a valid passport.

Telephone

In Italy you can use your mobile phones, however this might come with a high cost so we advise you to check this before departure with your network provider. Please note: this also applies for your data roaming.

Emergency

The number for all emergencies in Italy is 112.

Travelling by car

· The national speed limit on the motorways is set at 130 km/hour (80mph).

·  On most Italian motorways there is toll.

·  In Italy it is the law to have the following items in your the car:

-  High visibility vest. The driver must wear this in the event of an accident or breakdown.

-  Warning triangle

When you travel trough France to Italy

 From 1 July 2012 it is the law to have an alcohol tester in your car (throw away breathalyzer).

To prevent air pollution some areas in Italy are closed.  The signboard ‘Zona Trafico Limitato’ ( ZTL) shows pedestrian traffic only.

National holidays

Italian national holidays take place on:

· 25th April Liberation Day

· 1st May Labour Day

· 2nd June National Day

· 15th August Assumption day

· 1st November All Saints' Day

Tourist attractions

15 sights and attractions Garda

  • A nice day in the Center San Felice Del Benaco
  • A visit to the church of Santi Felice San Felice Del Benaco
  • Hiking along the Port of Peschiera
  • Cozy with the kids in Gardaland Sea Life Aquarium (8 min of camping butterfly)
  • Go to Thermal Park Villa dei Cedri (14 min of camping butterfly)
  • Take a trip to market Lazise
  • Trip to Narua Viva Park
  • A visit to 's Old town in Lazise
  • Take the kids to Movieland in Lazise
  • Take a trip to the Caneva World Aqua Park in Lazise
  • Visit the Old Town in Sirmione
  • Outing to Grotte di Catullo
  • Outing to the Verona Arena
  • Visit the Ponte scaligero in Verona
  • Take a look at the Castelvecchio Museum in Verona