Lake Garda

Destination Weddings in Lake Garda

Lake Garda is the largest of the Italian lakes. The southern end of Lake Garda stretches along the flat plains of Lombardy and Veneto, while the northern end borders with Trentino-Alto Adige and the surrounding Alps. Lake Garda’s shores are lush and fragrant with spectacular flowers, pine forests, olive and lemon groves, and cypress trees. A wedding set within Lake Garda offers a wide array of options for visitors, from the pleasures of the breathtaking landscape to the appreciation of the region’s renowned areas and their respective stories.

View of Lake Garda

Towns that are both historic and beautiful flank the portion of the Lake that lies within the Lombardy region. The colorful landscape here has attracted artists, writers and poets, because of its amazing power to influence and inspire. Places like Salò, a small town on the banks of Lake Garda, offer visitors a variety of recreational options while holding significant historical connotation.

Desenzano, one of the most famous holiday spots on Lake Garda, offers well-known sights such as the Castle, the Church of St. Mary Magdalene and the site of an famous archaeological dig.

Gardone Riviera, an international tourist destination, has the Vittoriale degli Italiani, the parish of St. Nicholas, the Hruska Botanic Gardens and Villa Alba.

The Romans discovered the hot springs that still flow from Sirmione, the celebrated resort on the portion of land at the lake’s southern end. Sirmione spreads out along a narrow peninsula from where a spectacular view of both sides of the lake can be enjoyed. This area is full of art treasures, which can be viewed at the Scaliger Castle, through which one must pass to reach the town centre. The town itself is closed to public traffic, but the end of the peninsula, the Grotte di Catullo, can be accessed by shuttle.

Tignale and Tremosine both overlook the lake on plateaus where olive and fruit trees grow.

Limone is famous for its lemon groves, climate, and is also scrutinized by scientists because its residents carry the “apoprotein A1 Milano”, a cholesterol inhibitor!

Lake Garda in the Lombardy region is a delightful destination for any occasion, but is particularly conducive to a magical marriage ceremony.