Negrar is a small town, located in the northern Italian region of Veneto, close to Lake Garda, the country’s largest lake. Visitors looking to spend their holidays in Negrar will discover that there is a wealth of self catering rental accommodation available in and around the town. There are smaller apartments and townhouses in the town itself for those on a smaller budget. For those with cash to splash, there are some old Italian farmhouses, brimming with character, some enjoying spectacular views of the lakes and mountains beyond.
Most tourists looking to spend their holidays in Negrar choose to stay in the town due to its scenic location on the foothills of the Alps, close to Lake Garda and all its attractions. They will find that there are a wealth of beaches along the shores of this great lake, where they may bathe or participate in some of the watersports laid on for visitors to this popular destination. There are also a number of picturesque towns and villages to be found lining Lake Garda, including Sirmione, with its well preserved ancient fortifications. The town also offers a wealth of tourist facilities, including a great variety of shops, restaurants and bars.
Travellers spending their holidays in Negrar will find that there are an almost in- exhaustive number of interesting and scenic places to explore in and around the town and the nearby shores of Lake Garda. Tourists looking to enjoy more cultural activities may wish to spend some time in Verona, some eight miles away. Verona is one of northern Italy’s most popular tourist destinations, due to the city’s long artistic heritage. Verona plays host to a number of operas and theatrical shows, as well as being designated as a UNESCO World Heritage Site for its magnificent architecture.
Visitors thinking of spending their holidays in Negrar must bear in mind that this region experiences a near continental climate. Summers tend to be hotter, with temperatures reaching the early 30s degrees Celsius. Winter temperatures mainly vary between 2 and 10 degrees Celsius, although can often drop below freezing. Negrar receives an average annual rainfall of around 22 inches, much of which may fall as snow at higher altitudes during the winter months.
Travellers looking to spend their holidays in Negrar will first fly to the nearby Verona Airport (VNA). There are a number of airlines operating regular and affordable flights to this airport from the UK, to include British Airways, Flybe and Bmibaby. These flights depart from several UK airports, such as London Gatwick (LGW), Manchester (MAN) and Southampton (SOU).