Mountain Biking Holidays in Lake Garda
Few destinations have as much to offer avid bikers than the beautiful Italian region of Lake Garda. With its dramatic mountain backdrop and stunning lake, you’re guaranteed incredible views as you ride through the many picturesque biking trails.
With over 1000 kilometres of waymarked trails to explore, Lake Garda really is a mountain bikers dream. Here, you’ll discover some of the best mountain biking holidays in Lake Garda you’ll absolutely want to consider.
The northern Lake Garda region
You’ll find a staggering number of biking opportunities in the northern Lake Garda region. Giving you superb views over the Dolomites, this mountainous region provides the perfect lake and mountain getaway.
Start your biking adventure up in the mountains, descending down to the Lake’s shore. There are trails to suit both experts and beginners, so whatever your ability you should find something to match it. The 760 trail in Monte Creino is a particularly great one for beginners. Featuring an open-grass summit, winding forest trails and wide pathways, you’ll enjoy spectacular views throughout the entire trail.
If you’re looking for the perfect place to stay to enjoy the mountain biking opportunities of northern Lake Garda, Riva is a great option. This charming and picturesque harbour town boasts numerous great attractions you can check out when you’re not hitting the trails. Take a look at our Riva holidays today.
The southern Lake Garda region
While the northern Lake Garda region is renowned for its jaw-dropping mountainous backdrop, the southern part boasts some of the most stunning beaches you’ll come across. Head to the impressive Sirmoine region and you’ll find a total of 22 bicycle tours alone. You can also head off on your own on one of the many trails in the area. Check out our Sirmoine holidays today.
The eastern Lake Garda region
Looking to enjoy a more relaxed cycling holiday? Head to the laid-back eastern part of the lake to the beautiful town of Garda. Here you’ll find stunning lakeside trails, along with a wide range of other activities to enjoy when you want a break from cycling. Its tree-lined promenade runs for over a mile, dotted with cafes selling mouth-watering gelato.
In the evenings Garda boasts a lively nightlife scene too. So, you could spend your days exploring the beautiful lakeside on your bike, then head out into the town to let your hair down enjoying street performances and brilliant live music. Take a look at our Garda holidays now.
The western Lake Garda region
If you’re looking for a biking holiday which enables you to explore the stunning nature surrounding Lake Garda, the western region is where you’ll want to be. In particular, the Gardone Riviera is a beautiful area to enjoy a biking holiday. Its trails run through stunning woodland and rolling hills, while its steep inclines make it ideal for more intermediate bikers.
When you’re not out on the trails, you can check out the stunning II Vittoriale complex, consisting of gardens, buildings and even outdoor theatres all built into the Gardone hillside. The Heller Botanical Gardens are also worth a visit, allowing you to take in the fragrance of more than 2000 different plants and flowers. See our full collection of Gardone Riviera holidays today.
The above are just a very small selection of biking opportunities you’ll want to consider in Lake Garda. One of the most picturesque locations in the whole of Italy, Lake Garda truly is a mountain bikers dream. Why not take a look at our great choice of Lake Garda holidays now?