Gargnano Lake Garda
Gargnano sul Garda is set on the west shore of Lake Garda, in the middle of the Parco Alto Garda Bresciano. The locality is the largest one of Lake Garda in the province of Brescia, even if with the smallest amount of inhabitants, and is made of various small villages. Lake Valvestino, a small lake among the mountains of the Valvestino Valley, is part of the municipal district of Gargnano. Its landscape is varied and offers fantastic contrasts with the lake, the plain, the hills and the mountains. In September in "Boglico", the spectacular "Centomiglia" a hundred-miles-regatta of sailing boats is attracting a big audience every year.
During the year, in Gargnano, many events, as for example the Gargnano Jazz concerts, the Old Timer Millemiglia Race and numerous expositions take place.
Places of historical interest
in Gargnano are the church of "San Francesco", the bell tower of the "San Martino" church, "Villa Feltrinelli", today Grand Hotel of Villa Feltrinelli and the "Villa Bettoni" with its rich garden. The English author David H. Lawrence was a very famous guest of this locality.
Ideal accommodation in Gargnano
Beyond that, Gargnano sul Garda offers many sport activities: it doesn’t matter if it is sailing, windsurfing, diving, mountain biking, excursions or horse riding, the outdoor activities as the fun parks
on Lake Garda will fulfil all of your wishes. For this wide range of activities, you also need an ideal accommodation: hotels, residences, holiday apartments, B&Bs, camping places and "agriturismi", all of them are impatient to welcome you as their guests.
Province: Brescia (BS)
Coordinates: 45°41′N 10°40′E
Elevation: 98 m
Area: 76 km²
Inhabitants: ca. 2.900
Density: 38 /km²
Districts: Bogliaco, Costa, Fornico, Formaga, Liano, Musaga, Muslone, Navazzo, Sasso, Villa, Villavetro, Zuino
Neighbour communities: Brenzone (VR), Capovalle, Tignale, Torri del Benaco (VR), Toscolano-Maderno, Valvestino, Vobarno
Zip code: 25084 - Phone code: 0365