What to do in Lake Garda

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Canyoning

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Lake Garda: What to do when you get there ?

Lake Garda is situated in the North of Italy, near the towns of Brescia, Verona and Trento. The northern part of the lake is narrower and surround by steep rocky mountain cliffs, while the southern part is larger and enclosed by flat beaches.

Lake Garda, the largest lake in Italy, is a paradise for extreme sports and mountain activities. The blue waters and the green steep mountains around can satisfy even your craziest dreams!

Summer activities
The blue clear waters of Lake Garda are ideal to practice water sports during spring, summer and autumn as kayaking, sup or flyboard! Thanks to its particular morphological formation at the feet of Padana plain, Lake Garda is blessed by an abundance of regular wind. Pelèr the North winds blows in the morning and the Ora the wind from the south blows in the afternoon. These two winds explain why Lake Garda is an international destination to practice windsurfing, kitesurfing, hydrofoil, and sailing! Furthermore, the many streams and torrents are superb for experiencing rafting and canyoning accompanied by experienced mountain guides.

Water is not your thing? Then incredible mountains peaks can be explored during extraordinary hiking, trekking, mountain biking, via ferrata, and rock climbing. Above the mountain Le Malcesine in the north west shore of Lake Garda, a spectacle of colourful’ kite fill up the blue skies. Why not feeling the emotions of paragliding above one the most beautiful scenery in Europe?

Winter activities
The Lake is not far from different skies resorts in Trentino, as Passo Tonale, Madonna di Campiglio, Folgaria, and Val di Sole where during the winter you can enjoy freeride skiing or snowboarding!

Lake Garda is a must destination for all outdoor lovers! Don’t miss your chance!

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Christopher C., United States — 01/10/2023
5/5
Cima Capi is a spectacular via ferrata. The view is fantastic. It is a beautiful trail. The history is very interesting. The climbing is not so difficult. The hiking in and out is very rocky you need sturdy sole shoes. It is a pretty a pretty long trip. We were glad to reach the car and relax afterwards.
christopher G., Malta — 30/09/2023
5/5
This was an amazing activity, such a fun time with the family, we managed to swim in the river (ice cold) but was so worth it.
johan V., Belgium — 16/08/2023
5/5
I had a fantastic time on a canyoning tour led by instructor Coco. Their expertise and passion for the activity were clear from the start, making me feel safe and excited. Coco struck the perfect balance between challenge and support, and their positive attitude made the experience even more enjoyable. Their knowledge of the environment and commitment to preserving it were truly inspiring. This canyoning tour with Coco is an adventure I won't forget – it was an incredible journey of exploration and growth.
Anna C., United Kingdom — 16/08/2023
5/5
Great fun, beautifully location and brilliant guide
Anna C., United Kingdom — 16/08/2023
5/5
Absolutely brilliant. Extreme, thrilling and great fun.

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