If you are fond of cycling and walking, you can explore the immediate hinterland of the lake which offers a rich variety of environments. There are many cycling routes that you can explore including Salò, Tremalzo, Tremosine, Valtènesi.

To walk in nature we recommend the Rocca di Manerba nature park which offers a breathtaking view of the lake or the Valle delle Cartiere in Toscolano Maderno.

For the more experienced, here are some suggestions for trekking on Lake Garda: Gargnano, Campione del Garda and the new fit-walking route in Padenghe sul Garda.

You can also discover the Garda area on horseback thanks to the many riding centers that organize guided excursions all year round.


The lake is the ideal body of water for the practice of SUP, windsurfing, sailing, rowing, pleasure boating, sport fishing and diving.

A few kilometers from Villa Santa Caterina in one of the many sailing, windsurfing and diving centers you can enjoy the lake to the fullest by relying on experts in the trade. For those who just want to relax in the middle of the lake, there are many boat rental centers (with and without a boat license).


If you love golf you can choose one of the many golf courses immersed in the gentle hills of Garda.

In Soiano del Lago, just 3 and a half kilometers from Villa Santa Caterina, is the Garda Golf Country Club, considered by experts to be the best of the 27-hole courses built in the last 10 years. Garda Golf is open all year round and will make you discover the thrill of playing golf along its course that extends between the Rocca di Manerba, the Soiano Castle and the hills of Valtènesi.

You can immerse yourself in the silence and tranquility of the lake countryside at the Arzaga Golf Club, located in Calvagese della Riviera. Arzaga Golf Club offers two golf courses: one for experts with 18 holes par 72 and one for beginners with 9 holes par 36.

To play golf while enjoying the view of Lake Garda, try Golf Bogliaco in Toscolano Maderno which, thanks to its elevated position, will allow you to appreciate the panorama of the lake and the surrounding mountains in all its splendor. Golf Bogliaco has an 18-hole par 67 golf course.

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