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Isola del Garda

Isola del Garda, 25010 San Felice del Benaco, Province of Brescia, Italy

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About Isola del Garda

Isola del Garda is the biggest island on Lake Garda. It is probably one of the most beautiful places of Lake Garda. It is a place particularly rich in history, charm, and mysterious legends. There are so many things to see in and around this island. On the side overlooking the lake is a splendid italian style garden that extends itself up to the feet of the palace. The island was used since roman times as a hunting reserve and stayed as such until 870.


Attractions near Isola del Garda

The André Heller botanical garden, also known as the A. Hruska botanical garden, is a botanical garden located on the grounds of the André Heller Foundation above Lake Garda, in via Roma, in Gardone Riviera, in the province of Brescia. It is open every day in the warmer months.  The garden was destined to the alpine and tropical flora with two thousand botanical specimens from many places, including the acrocores of Oceania and various plants of the Himalayas, Mato Grosso, Africa, Canada, and Ja

Vittoriale degli italiani3.84km from Isola del Garda

The Vittoriale degli Italiani is a complex of buildings, streets, squares, an open-air theater, gardens, and waterways built between 1921 and 1938 in Gardone Riviera, on the Brescia side of Lake Garda, by Gabriele D'Annunzio designed by the architect Giancarlo Maroni, in memory of the "inimitable life" of the poet-soldier and the exploits of the Italians during the First World War. Often, by synecdoche, this name refers only to the house of d'Annunzio, located inside the complex.

Lake Garda3.87km from Isola del Garda

The largest lake in Italy, known for its crystal clear waters. Glaciers formed the alpine region around the lake at the end of the last Ice Age.

Archaeological site of Grotte di Catullo10.33km from Isola del Garda

The term " Grotte di Catullo " identifies a Roman villa built between the end of the 1st century BC and the 1st century AD in Sirmione, in the province of Brescia, on the southern shore of Lake Garda. The archaeological complex, part of which, especially in the northern sector, which has always remained insight, has been the subject of scholarly visits and speculations since the 15th century, is today the most important testimony of the Roman period in the territory of Sirmione and is the exampl

Scaligero Castle11.35km from Isola del Garda

Scaligero Castle in the commune of Sirmione sits on a thin peninsula jutting out into the southern end of Lake Garda.  It is perhaps the best-preserved castle from medieval times in Italy, constructed in the middle of the 13th century on top of the remains of an ancient Roman fortress.  The purpose of the construction was to own a defensive structure that also procured postural control, given how Sirmione's position near the border greatly exposed it to the threat of assault and aggression.

Movieland Studios16.86km from Isola del Garda

Movieland Park is an Italian theme park dedicated to the world of cinema, from cartoons to adventure films, including musicals and films. 'horror.  It opened in 2002 and is part of the CanevaWorld Resort leisure complex.  The park offers some amazing attractions such as Magma and Horror House as well as food outlets and souvenir shops. Several street performances take place in the park. The characters taking part are Lara Croft, Jack Sparrow, Scooby-Doo etc.

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About 10 million people, forming one-sixth of Italy's population, live in Lombardy and about a fifth of Italy's GDP is produced in the region, making it the most populous and richest region in the country and one of the richest regions in Europe.