True beauty on Lake Garda
Choose one of Selectcamp’s Camping holidays at Lake Garda, Italy. We have many amazing with fantastic facilities such as Camping Bella Italia. Camping in Lake Garda offers many picturesque views, making the most of the typical Mediterranean lifestyle and of course sampling the local food and drink!
Embark on a camping holiday here and stay on the largest lake in Italy- offering beautiful scenery and many options to venture out if you so wish to islands such as Isola di Garda, San Biagio to name just a few.....
Holidaying on the Lake Garda and discover the history
If you love culture and history then a camping holiday on Lake Garda is the place for you. There are many places of interest here such as the castle of Rocca Scaligera and the Roman ruins. A bit further afield in Salò you will find the regional nature park of Alto Garda Bresciano or Salo’s cathedral dating back to 1509. All in all there is plenty of culture and history to explore while on a camping holiday on Lake Garda.
The capital city of Italy is Rome
The official language is Italian, English is also often spoken.
Italy's time zone is: +01:00
The official currency is the Euro.
You must be in possession of a valid passport.
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.
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.
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
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