Torri del Benaco is a small village on the eastern shore of Lake Garda, some 85 miles to the west of Venice, in the northern Italian Province of Verona. There is a broad choice of rental accommodation available to visitors looking to spend their holidays in Torri del Benaco, including self catering villas, apartments and rural cottages. This makes Torri del Benaco the perfect base for travellers to explore the province and this region of northern Italy as a whole.
Visitors spending their holidays in Torri del Benaco will generally spend the majority of their time there enjoying the city’s panoramic vistas of Lake Garda, which can be enjoyed whilst sipping a glass of wine or coffee in one of the lakeside bars and cafés. The Castle of Torri del Benaco dominates the village’s skyline and is a popular draw for tourists spending their holidays in Torri del Benaco. This roman castle boasts a museum and the remains of an ancient limonaia: a sheltered courtyard where lemon trees survived the colder winter months. Visitors may also wish to take the regular ferry to cross the lake to visit Maderno, on the opposite shoreline.
Many visitors enjoying their holidays in Torri del Benaco will be looking to explore the region beyond the village. The natural beauty of the surrounding hills and lakes attract many visitors, however, the world famous city of Venice is of course a must see for all travellers to this region. With its extensive network of canals and wealth of world famous sites and buildings, including St. Mark’s Square, Rialto Bridge and Lido di Venezia. A trip to Venice is not complete without a traditional trip on board a Gondola along the Grand Canal.
Travellers looking to spend their holidays in Torri del Benaco should be aware that this region surrounding Lake Garda experiences a mild Mediterranean climate. Temperatures in the summer can reach the early to mid 30s degrees Celsius, whereas winters are much cooler, with temperatures varying between 2 to 10 degrees Celsius. Torri del Benaco experiences an average annual rainfall of around 25 inches.