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Hikes at Lake Garda

In total there are about 1,233 hikes for you to discover within the region of Gardasee. To get a first glimpse of what’s awaiting outdoor enthusiasts like you in Gardasee, we created a short highlight list:
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The best hikes at Lake Garda

Hiking route · Ledro

Around Lake Ledro

9.3 km
2:30 h
100 m
100 m
Whoever visits Valle di Ledro can’t miss the promenade along the shore of Lake Ledro, with its four beaches and its villages (Pieve, Mezzolago and ...
from Apt Valle di Ledro,   Consorzio Pro Loco Valle di Ledro
4.8 km
1:30 h
60 m
60 m
Easy walk around Lake Tenno and as far as Canale, a medieval village belonging to the club of the Most Beautiful Villages of Italy.  
from Valentina Bellotti,   Garda Trentino
Hiking route · Ledro

Lake Ampola

1 km
0:30 h
18 m
19 m
Easy route on footbridges and cycling, to the discovery of Lake Ampola, one of the few lake still preserved in their natural state.
from Apt Valle di Ledro,   Consorzio Pro Loco Valle di Ledro
9.7 km
2:35 h
77 m
77 m
An easy itinerary which focuses on the historic frescoed churches around Arco, little known gems, the perfect walking tour for lovers of art and ...
from IAT Garda Trentino,   Garda Trentino
Hiking route · Garda Trentino

The Dürer Promenade in Arco

7.6 km
2:20 h
212 m
212 m
A walk from the centre of Arco to Varignano, in the footsteps of the painter Albrecht Dürer who at the end of the 15th century was inspired by ...
from Valentina Bellotti,   Garda Trentino
Hiking route · Ledro

The meadows of Legos

5.1 km
1:00 h
100 m
100 m
This walk unwinding through the woods and meadows of Legos reveals a less well known and less well-trodden corner of Valle di Ledro, which is just ...
from Apt Valle di Ledro,   Consorzio Pro Loco Valle di Ledro

Hidden Treasures: The secrets of river Sarca

An easy walk for families and nature lovers which follows the course of the River Sarca between the bridges of Ceniga and Arco, also suitable for baby buggies.

Open Air Gallery: art in the open air in Drena

Lots of different unexpected installations, objects and splashes of colour which transform the woods into an open air art gallery

Madonnina di Bezzecca

It takes just a few minutes from the village to reach the Madonnina of Bezzecca, a nice spot with a beautiful view over Lake Ledro. Val di Mulini stretches through meadows and barns. 

Giro della Madonnina di Besta

One doesn’t need to climb the mountains of Valle di Ledro to enjoy a breathtaking view over Lake Ledro. The Madonnina of Besta dominates the village below and encompasses at a glance the whole of Lake Ledro.

Hidden Treasures: To Torbole in Goethe's footsteps

A literary stroll which follows in the footsteps of the great German poet Goethe from Nago to Torbole, during his celebrated Italian tour (1786 - 1788).

The contrade of Bezzecca

Bezzecca is famous for the battle which took place in 1866. It is here that Garibaldi pronounced his famous answer, Obbedisco! There’s much more to uncover in the village though!

Pieve - Memories on show

Pieve lies on the western shore of Lake Ledro. Its turquoise water is not the only attraction of the village though. Among its picturesque streets are to be found traces of the history of the village and of Valle di Ledro.

Molina and Legos

Easy walk to explore the alleys of Molina and Legos, on the shores of Lake Ledro, and the meadows above the village.

Walk to Malga Somator with kids

Easy scenic walk through the fields of Val di Gresta to Malga Somator

Hidden Treasures: From the medieval village of Canale to Calvola

This is a short trail which joins the medieval village of Canale, counted among the “Most Beautiful Villages in Italy”, to Calvola, a little hamlet overlooking Lake Garda

Bastione - S. Maria Maddalena - Foci San Giacomo

Short and easy walk to discover an almost unknown area of Riva del Garda.  

Prè and Leano – The village in Winter and the village in the Summer

A walk to explore the village of Prè and its summer pasture, Leano.

The villages of Val Concei

Val Concei is a side valley of Valle di Ledro, which is home to the three villages of Locca, Enguiso and Lenzumo.

Mezzolago – Up and down the village

Mezzolago owes its name to its position on the shores of Lake Ledro. This route unfolds through the alleys of the village and on the hills above the village, which provide nice views over Lake Ledro.  

19. Castel Penede and Strada Santa Lucia

An easy hike through historic locations with a marvellous view over Lake Garda  

Lake Ampola

Lake Ledro is not the only lake in Valle di Ledro. 

Hidden Treasures: From the church of San Lorenzo to Bussè hill

An easy walk that connects two viewpoints near Tenno: the Grom hill in the village of Frapporta and the educational nature path on the Bussè hill.  

Ledro Land Art

Open air art gallery. The pinewood of Pur has housed the art installations of Ledro Land Art since 2012.

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