8 days in Lake Garda Itinerary

8 days in Lake Garda Itinerary

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8 days in Lake Garda Itinerary

Start: Valletta, Island of Malta
+3
Fly + Bus + Tram + Bus:  9 h 15 min
1
Riva Del Garda
— 3 nights
Drive:  1 h 30 min
2
Sirmione
— 4 nights
Fly:  6 h
End: Valletta, Island of Malta

3
nights
Riva Del Garda

Riva Del Garda ©
Riva del Garda is a town and comune in the northern Italian province of Trento of the Trentino Alto Adige region. Museum-lovers will appreciate Il Vittoriale degli Italiani and La Limonaia del Castel. Get some cultural insight at Scaliger Castle in Malcesine and Santa Barbara Church. Explore Riva Del Garda's surroundings by going to Lago di Garda (in Garda) and Mountbaldo (in Malcesine). And it doesn't end there: stroll through Valle di Ledro, explore the historical opulence of Arco Castle, take a peaceful walk through Riserva Naturale Integrale Gardesana Orientale, and pause for some serene contemplation at Chiesa di San Pietro in Oliveto.

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Valletta, Malta to Riva Del Garda is an approximately 9.5-hour combination of flight and train. You can also fly; or do a combination of ferry and train. Traveling from Valletta in July, plan for a bit cooler nights in Riva Del Garda, with lows around 22°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 15th (Mon) early enough to drive to Sirmione.

Things to do in Riva Del Garda

Nature Parks Historic Sites

Side Trips

Malcesine, Limone sul Garda, Valle di Ledro, Arco Castle, Il Vittoriale degli Italiani
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Lago di Garda ©
Lago di Garda
Il Vittoriale degli Italiani ©
Il Vittoriale degli Italiani
Scaliger Castle in Malcesine ©
Scaliger Castle in Malcesine

4
nights
Sirmione

Sirmione ©
Sirmione is a comune in the province of Brescia, in Lombardy (northern Italy). Get some historical perspective at Scaliger Castle and Grotte di Catullo. Your cultural itinerary includes sights like Villa Calicantus and Passeggiata Kurpromenade. Venture out of the city with trips to Cantina Zeni e Museo del Vino (in Bardolino), Gardaland Park (in Castelnuovo del Garda) and Punta di San Vigilio (in Garda). The adventure continues: explore the historical opulence of Rocca Scaligera di Sirmione, look for all kinds of wild species at Valtenesi del Garda, and kick back and relax at Jamaica Beach.

For more things to do, traveler tips, reviews, and more tourist information, you can read our Sirmione trip site .

You can drive from Riva Del Garda to Sirmione in 1.5 hours. Other options are to ride a ferry; or do a combination of bus and ferry. In July, daytime highs in Sirmione are 36°C, while nighttime lows are 22°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 19th (Fri) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Sirmione

Theme Parks Parks Wineries

Side Trips

Bardolino, Valtenesi del Garda, Punta di San Vigilio, Passeggiata Kurpromenade, Gardaland Park
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Castello Scaligero ©
Castello Scaligero
Grotte di Catullo ©
Grotte di Catullo
Gardaland Park ©
Gardaland Park

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