Riva del Garda which is situated on the beautiful site of Trentino, will captivate you with its mild climate and the mountainous scenery. This place is very sought-after amongst mountain bikers, for trekking tours or for bathing in Lake Garda during the summer months. Activities such as windsurfing and kite surfing or evening strolls through clubs and pubs are just as well catered for as expeditionsfor nature enthusiasts.
From the following airports there are different bus and rail connections leading to Riva: - Verona - Villafranca Valerio Catullo - Brescia - Montichiari G. D'Annunzio - Bergamo - Orio al Serio - Milano Linate/Malpensa - Venezia - Marco Polo - Bologna - G. Marconi - Treviso - Antonio Canova
If you arrive by car, you should drive on the motorway in the direction of Venice and take the exit"Brescia Est". Travel further to Salò and from there to Riva del Garda.
The slightly leaning 34 metre high clock tower "Torre Apponale" from 1220 is the landmark of the town. You can enjoy the view of the town and the harbour from the top of the tower.
If you like to travel around on foot and you see high mountains as a challenge, you should venture to climb the ascent to the chapel "St. Barbara". You will be rewarded for your physical exertion with a breathtaking view over Riva del Garda.
The citadel Rocca di Riva dating back to 1124, is completely surrounded by water. Today it is in this public building that the Museo Civico (urban museum) is housed.
Discover the Roman Thermal Baths from the first century after Christ. Here you will learn interesting facts about the Ancient Romans who already possessed a type of sauna back then.
In the unique atmosphere of the restaurant"Il Re della Busa" you can eat culinary creations from Trentino cuisine, whose taste is improved with the finest olive oil and accompanied by the finest drops in the region. The prices fall in the mid-range category.