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One of the best holiday places in Italy is the old and very cute town of Riva del Garda, which is located on the northern shore of Lake Garda. The city is surrounded by mountains as part of the Alpine Range, part of which is called the Dolomites.
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Natural Beauties and Lakes
Via Cristoph Hartung Von Hartungen, 4, Riva del Garda , Italy
Parco SCIURY - Ingresso Molveno
Lago di Ledro
Via Maffei, 115
Piazza Cesare Battisti, 3/A
From April 1 to October 31 from 10:00 to 18:00
Piazza III Novembre
Ascensore Panoramico and Bastione di Riva
Via Monte Oro, 29
Attractions For Kids
Reptiland Galleria di Scienze Naturali
Piazza Garibaldi Giuseppe, 1
Centro Piscine Molveno
Via Lungo Lago, 17
opening hours depend on the season
Via Giacomo Matteotti, 122
April - October: 09:00 -12:00 15:00-18:30
Busatte Adventure Park
A-O: 10:00-18:00 Сhange from the season
Chiesa di S. Maria Inviolata
Viale Roma, 50, Riva del Garda, Italy
Via Virgilio, 21
Visit on request
MAG Museo Alto Garda
Lake Ledro Stilt house Museum
Via al Lago, 1
First trip to Riva del Garda
Visiting the main attractions and entertainments
Big family Trip around North Italy
Visiting the main attractions and entertainments in Riva del Garda and others cities of Lake Garda
Romantic Honeymoon around North Italy
Discover the secret corners of Riva del Garda, which will add a special charm and unforgettable experience to your trip.
Lago di Tenno
Cascate del Varone
Località Le Foci, 3,
Castel Toblino, 1
Visit on request
Chapel Santa Barbara
Autonomous Province of Trento
Expand your journey
You can take one day and go to the Dolomite Mountains.
Lake Garda is a popular water area for amateurs and professionals involved in windsurfing and sailing. The city has many equipment rentals and schools that provide individual and group lessons and also there are popular different types of fishing with an instructor.
If you are looking for a place to dine with a great view, take the panoramic elevator up to Bastione di Riva and visit the Bastione restaurant.
Be sure to take the ferry trip to see the other towns of Lake Garda.
Via Diaz, 29
Extremely authentic and cozy Italian restaurant/pizzeria.
Bellavista Ristorante Pizzeria
Lungo Lago Brescia, 4
A very nice restaurant with a terrace and a view of the lake. Very good fish dishes and good prices and quality.
Largo Medaglie d'Oro Al Valor Militare 2
Informal and modern atmosphere, friendly and helpful staff. Quality of raw materials and thoroughness in preparation; always a different selection of glasses and decorations, even ice is presented in different shapes and sizes.
Riva del Garda Fiere
Via Baltera, 20
Shopping center with many boutiques, clothing stores, sports shops and others. Fairs are often held in the shopping complex, where you can buy unique things.
Viale Rovereto, 27
Shopping and entertainment center with many shops for every taste.
Via Antonio Gazzoletti
A street near Torre Apponale
where you can find many souvenir shops and clothes boutiques.
Riva del Garda weekly market
Piazza Delle Erbe
The historic center of Riva del Garda has a weekly market on the 2nd and 4th Wednesday of the month from 8:00 am to 2:00 pm ; There are stands with clothes, shoes, perfumes, furniture, etc.
Riva del Garda Farmers Market
Piazza della Chiesa, 1
The weekly local farmer's market held every Friday in Piazza della Chiesa offers not only fresh fruits and vegetables, but also jams, juices and honey.
Riva del Garda Christmas Market
Every weekend from mid-November to mid-January, Riva del Garda hosts a Christmas market in Piazza Garibaldi.
Mulled wine, cheeses and local sweets, Christmas souvenirs and much more will make you immerse yourself in a magical atmosphere.
The city is small, 43 sq km safe in general
Grand Hotel Liberty
Very nice and spacious rooms, excellent continental breakfast and polite staff. Excellent location to the center and convenient parking. Elegant hotel with outdoor swimming pool with hot tub and Finnish sauna, steam room and relaxation area.
A truly 5 star experience.
A beautiful, elegant and modern hotel on Lake Garda with a wonderful in-house restaurant.
Very tasty and varied breakfast.
Housekeeping and room service are also very good.
Nice spa with street view; the possibility of choosing among many types of treatment.
Thanks to the staff for their availability and friendliness.
Grand Hotel Riva
Nice hotel, location is very central, there is a paid car park for the hotel, but I parked in free car parks nearby. The room was very nice, clean and big, overlooking the square. The staff was very friendly. The panoramic pool is wonderful. With a beautiful view. With hot water. With a jacuzzi. And the spa is lovely, it has a sauna, turkish bath and jacuzzi as well as a herbal tea area and a massage bed area! Highly recommend it!
For a couple in Riva del Garda
For 4 in Riva del Garda
Breakfast at the hotel
Visit Cascate del Varone
Visit Lago di Tenno
Walk around the city Riva del Garda
Walking by ferry to the town Limone sul Garda
Visit Castle of Limone
Walk around the town Limone sul Garda
Return to hotel by ferry
Ferry trip to Malcesine
Climb up Monte Baldo by cable car
Descent from the mountain
Visit The Scaliger Castle
Visit The Palazzo dei Capitani
Walk around the city
Return by ferry to Riva del Garda
Restaurants, bars, shopping malls and museums must have toilets. Public toilets in the center of Riva del Garda:
Parcheggio. This parking lot is close to the beach and close to the center.
Parkplatz Riva Centro. Small parking but great location for downtown and lakeside walks.
Parcheggio libero. Very large free parking. A few minutes' walk will take you to the lakefront, shopping center and several shops.
Parcheggio Pubblico Garda. Large free parking, very convenient to get to the city center.
Riva del Garda cannot boast of underground parking. Underground parking is available only in some hotels and only for clients.
Viale Trento, 9
You can learn how to cook wonderful desserts.
Agraria Riva del Garda
Via S. Nazzaro, 4
Wine and oil tasting accompanied by an aperitif.
Cantina Furletti Gabriele
Via Sega, 36
Cantina Furletti Gabriele offers a wine cellar tour with tastings.
Grocery boutique. If you want to find special and high quality products and good wine this is the place for you.
Do I need a car?
Although Riva del Garda is a small town, it is still better to have a car, so you can easily get to many attractions around the town.
What transport is better to use to get to other cities of Lake Garda?
The best choice for traveling between cities is by ferry or car.
Is it possible to get to the Airport from Riva del Garda by public transport? And what is the nearest airport?
From Riva del Garda there is no direct public transport to the airport, but it is possible to get there with transfers. The nearest airport to Riva del Garda is located in Verona.
When is the best time to visit Riva del Garda?
The best season to travel to Riva del Garda and other cities of Lake Garda is from April to October. Since Riva del Garda is surrounded by mountains, you will never find the heat here. By the way, In the summer months you can spend time on the beaches.
Where is the nearest railway station?
The nearest railway station is located in Roverto, 24 kilometers from Riva del Garda.
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