Why Polpenazze del Garda?
Your whole family desperately needs a holiday. So, you have to take a tough decision. You want all your family to be happy, so the question is – sea side or mountain region? This is a real dilemma; but what if we were to tell you there is a place that will exceed all your expectations?
The place is called Polpenazze del Garda: a town situated on the hills of Valtenesi, along the western shores of Lake Garda. It is a popular destination for those seeking activities on or around a lake, but also a spot for pure relaxation.
Your tailor-made holiday
A fair reward for a hard working people, who return home and continue with their daily duties. We are talking about a person who is looking forward to the weekend.
Polpenazze del Garda offers you something you cannot refuse – the opportunity to just laze about and relax. Allow yourself to be lulled into a sense of calm by the rustling of olive tree leaves by the pool.
Sunbathe whilst treating yourself to an excellent local ice-cream. Sip a glass of wine whilst admiring the view surrounding the lake. If work is still nagging at the back of your mind, during your holiday, retreat to the garden and absorb the stunning sunset and reflect upon unsolved matters. And if that isn’t enough, a glass of local wine will help you to restore your lost inspiration!
An emotion for every taste
Do you love playing golf and are not satisfied with your little office set? Polpenazze di Garda is the ideal place for both expert and beginner golfers. The Garda Golf Club of Soiano includes breathtaking golf courses with more than 27 holes whilst the Arzaga Golf Club possesses wide fairways which are impeccably maintained. Both clubs have attained “cult status” in recent years.
Polpenazze del Garda, located in the heart of Valtenesi, is a work of art. Enjoy the appeal of nature, either by indulging in pleasant walks or riding a mountain bike. After a sheer endless succession of gentle slopes you will encounter the most luxurious olive tree plantation you have ever laid your eyes on.
You will find places where food is more than just an attraction. Places where tradition and quality are so deeply ingrained they induce excellence. Discover wine cellars where you can taste delicious wines, such as Chiaretto and Groppello. Go on tasting excursions to oil presses where you can enjoy the certified and unique Garda Dop Oil.
Free your taste buds: you are now in Polpenazze del Garda.
Every season has its activities
In summer you can enjoy spending time with Mother Nature, whilst in winter you can visit numerious cultural gems that await you. The lake is not only peaceful and silent but is also a sports enthusiast’s paradise. The Alto Garda, the northern part of the lake, which you can reach in less than an hour. It offers you countless opportunities, such as sailing, paragliding and windsurfing.
Perhaps you are not yet familiar with places such as Gargnano, Limone, Riva del Garda, Torbole or Malcesine but after participating in one of their sport programs, they will remain close to your heart forever.
A blend of poetry, politics and events which have filled the history books of Italy – you can find all of this under one roof at the Vittoriale degli Italiani, the home and museum of Gabriele D’Annunzio.
A splendid ensemble of buildings, squares and waterways hosting more than 180,000 visitors every year: this is the venue of the Vittoriale Festival. As enchanting as it might seem in winter imagine how it will look in summer, when the sun and lake reward you with sunsets of a thousand shades.
Just imagine setting sail in a boat towards a magical island shrouded in mystery such as Garda Island. Further imagine visiting fascinating castles, ancient fortresses and towers which once stood supreme as essential bulwarks of a flourishing empire, like those at Padenghe, Soiano, Polpenazze or Moniga, to mention but a few.
Now open your eyes and live your dreams.