Lake Garda is one of Italy’s most popular tourist destinations and offers the visitor splendid natural scenery, rich vegetation and great wine (!), thanks to the Mediterranean climate.
Local departure points.
Grand Hotel Liberty
Our charming four-star hotel is surrounded by landscape gardens and offers impressive art nouveau décor, a luxury spa and swimming pool. Classically furnished bedrooms offering a high standard of comfort and evening meal menu choices all add to the enjoyment of our holiday.
We leave from our local departure points and drive south to Hull where our ferry awaits for the overnight crossing to Rotterdam. Twin low-berth outside cabins.
We drive south east to the German border and continue to the region of Baden Wurttemberg for the night.
We continue south to the majestic mountains of the Austrian Tyrol. The Brenner Pass leads us to Italy, the province of Trento and our delightful base for six nights, Riva del Garda. Grand Hotel Liberty.
Riva, a pretty resort overlooked by Monte Rochetta, lies at the northern shores of Lake Garda. Enclosed by the old town gateways, the heart of Riva is an atmospheric network of quaint buildings, narrow lanes, winding streets and waterfront squares. We enjoy a leisurely cruise on the sparkling waters of Lake Garda, stopping off at picturesque villages en route and a visit will be made to historic Verona, boasting a Roman Arena and Juliet’s balcony. We tour the surrounding area visiting Trento, an atmospheric town with renaissance fountains, shady porticoes and the city’s signature medieval frescoes. Our programme allows us ample time to relax and enjoy the lakeside views in Riva del Garda.
We return north via Austria and Germany to the province of Baden Wurttemberg and our overnight hotel. Hotel Achat.
We continue north to the Dutch frontier and Rotterdam, where our ferry awaits for the overnight crossing to Hull. Twin low-berth outside cabins. Dinner and breakfast on board ship.
We return to Scotland after a wonderful Italian holiday.
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