Lake Garda is truly stunning and deserves to be explored. There is a huge amount to do in the area over and above our activities within Piantelle (beach volley, football, boules, acquagym, pilates, and more).
Explore the picturesque towns that hug the shores of the lake, such as Salò and Desenzano, all teaming with restaurants and shops. The nearby Valpolicella region, famous for its fine wines, is just 40 minutes away. There is also a vast array of sporting activities available. Below is a list of local sporting and cultural organisations that we recommend:
CANYONING AND KIDS' ADVENTURE PARK
We organize a canyoning trip in the mountains with professional guides at Zero Vertigo. We also work closely with Rimbalzello Adventure, a fun park for children located near the stunning historical town of Salò. Please book at reception.
RIMBALZELLO PARK ADVENTURE
Lake Garda offers several parks and botanic gardens, the best of which are:
During the summer time, we organize mountainbike escursions from our camping with an expert guide, you can use your own bicicle or rent ours.
Enjoy the nearby Valtenesi hills by bike, either indepently or with a professional guide booked by us. For more information about routes, please follow this link:
BOATS TO RENT
Moniga harbour is a short walk from Piantelle, where you can hire a boat for the day. We recommend the following:
There are a number of riding schools nearby, including La Basia. Ask at the reception for more information.
The following golf courses are all within easy reach of Piantelle:
Garda Golf »
Arzaga Golf Club »
Il Colombaro »
Sirmione's thermal baths are only 20 minutes away by car, they offers great thermal treatments.
Moreover, it's worth to visit the Garda Thermal Park situated in Colà di Lazise to enjoy a day full of relax surrounded by the natural beauty of the park.
In the surroundings there are a lot of historical places worth visiting: nature and archeological Park of Rocca in Manerba del Garda, Ugo da Como Foundation, Roman Villa in Desenzano and the famous Catullo Caves in Sirmione.
For a boat trip on the lake, we suggest to visit the Lake Garda Island, it is possible to join guided tours of the Island and of the beautiful venetian villa situated on the Island. Verona, with its famous Arena, is far 45 minutes from us, the events calender is on the Arena.
Venice is reachable with the train in only two hours departing from Desenzano and it is possible to visit it also for a day.
Brescia offers very interesting cultural events and art exhibitions and it's also reachable by car in only 40 minutes.
For fun with friends and families, there is a wide choice. Spend a day on the top of Monte Baldo with the cableway departing from Malcesine. You will enjoy a unique view from there. With your family, visit the several amusement parks of Garda Lake as:
FOOD & WINE
Discover the food and wine tasting tours of our surroundings, you will taste quality products as wine, olive oil and lake fish.
Ther are lots of Mall and shopping centers for shopping:
Nearby San Michele Tennis Court is open to the public. Please ask at reception if you would like to book a court.