This is not an official website of Altomincio but wants to serve the holiday makers with information to enjoy and explore the region of the FamilyPark and Lake Garda.





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This website wants to serve the holidaymaker with information about the surrounds of Altomincio and lake Garda to enjoy and explore the region. It's however not an official website of Altomincio FamilyPark.

Note: Please remember that your phone has Google Maps to navigate you to your choosen destination and it has also offline availibilty of routes and real live traffic information.

*Amusement Parks:
- GardaLand/Sealife: 10 km / 30 min.( Free Shuttle Bus form Train Station)
- Caneva/Movieland/MediavalTimes: 16 km / 25 min. (Free Shuttle bus 10:00 High Season).

*Peschiera (Centre / fortified city):
- By car: 10 min. P for free (not on Mondays) near Campo Sportivo "Manuel Cerini";
- By Bus: 2 from main reception up to road to Valeggio SR249;
- By bike/On foot: 8 km over the dam then turn right, easy cyclingpath;
- By taxi: 4 pers. 22 from main reception;
- Free shuttle bus to Movieland /Caneva: from main reception 10:15 hours.**
*Sirmione (Peninsula and Castel):
By Car: 25 min./ 17 km P: PennyMarket (Buy picnic) then walk 9 min./500 mtr to Navetta-Bus €1/pers./single way

Or P in: Lugana for free, then walk 1,6 km/20 min. to Navetta-Bus.

By Ferrie boat from Desenzano (more return possibilities): Depart from Desenzano harbour were your can buy the tickets for Sirmione.

By Ferrie boat from Peschiera (not much return possibilities by ferry): Depart from Peschiera harbour were your can buy the tickets for Sirmione. See for Parking car in Peschiera: *Peschiera.

Take swimming gear and buy PicNic (at PennyMarket Sirmione). Visit the Castle, eat your ice-cream and strowl through the many streets of this pittoresk little Town. Afterwards go to the promenade on the right, which follows the lake shore to the end of the peninsula, just under the Roman Villa ruin Cattullo. This area is also known als "Jamaica Beach". Here you can PicNic, go sunbathing, take a swim in cristal clear water or lay yourself under the Olive trees. The water is shallow and the underground in the water is formed by plat rocks. There even are dressing cabines and a there is beach bar "Lido delle Bionde".
*Verona (top 5 best visited Italian cities):
By car: 30 minutes; P: Parcheggio Cittadella (Piazza Cittadella 37122 Verona) this is 400 mtr from the Arena; Every 20 minutes or part thereof 1,00 with a maximum €18/day

P: Via Zappatore euro 1,5 /hour (1 km from Arena)

Must see: Arena/Piazza Bra, Piazza del Erbe, Ponte Pietra, Ponte Castel Vecchio

Tip: Take the "Funicolare di Verona" (CableCar) to Castel S. Pietro and restaurant "Re Teodorico" on the hill. Lounge or diner with a fantastic panorama.
*Malcesine (Castel, cable car up mountain, crossing lake to Limone):
By car: 1:15 hour; P:Grande Campo this immediatly at the right when you enter Malcesine and pass the EuroSpar; 1,60/hour

Must see: Castel, Harbour, Palazzo dei Capitani,Cable car

Tip: Combine your visit to this lovely town with the fantastic Castel, with a boat trip and/or cable car ride! You can take the Funicolare (Cable Car) up the Monte Baldo, take a walk, enjoy the panorama, see the paragliders take of, have a drink or meal at one of the huts. Afterwards you could take the boat from the harbour to the beuatiful village Limone which is accros the lake and have your evening diner at the boulevard there.
*Venice by car then train:
P: Piazzale Pietro Favretti, 30171 Venezia / TrainStation Mestre 1,80 hour
Then by train in 15 min. for return ticket 3,-

*Venice by Bus:

* Venice carpark and ferryboat:
Car parking (12 hours): €5 (if you book online pay with paypal)
Boat trip (roundtrip): Adults €13 / Child: €6;
Travel time boat: 20 min.;
Drop off Venice: 15 min. walk from San Marco square;
Time table: See link Terminal Fusina link above;
See YouTube:

Must see: Rialto bridge and San Marco square (Extra boat trip Murano).
*Milan by car:
P: Piazza Duca d ' Aosta euro 1,50/hour
Combination Ticket when with train (+metro)

*Milan by Bus:
*Other usefull addresses (exit P5):
- ATM /Monzambano: 2,5 km / 30 min. walking
- Sigarets (Tabacchi) /Monzambano: 2,5 km / 30 min. walking
- Supermarket (Martinelli Monzambano): 2 km / 25 min. walking
- Farmacy /Salionze: via del Garda 34 Salionze: 1,4 km / 25 min. walking
- Phone or tablet Repair /C.R.T. Via Umberto I, n 90, 46040 Monzambano MN 2,5 km / 30 min.walking
*Beaches (Spiaggi):
- With beds and parasols rental and gradual descending gravel beach: Lido Pioppi. Park at Piscine Lido Campagnello* and walk 400 mtr to Lido Pioppi (go left at the lake shore). €5/day closes at 21 hours. There is also the possibilty to go Supping with Sup Experience Lake Garda.
- Sandy beach: Pacengo passed the church go left at trafficlights and straight ahead to the beach and park there. Two beach bars, playgrond, paddle boats rental. 100 mtrs to the rights is another Beachbar with Supping possibities.
- Lido Ronchi (via Giuseppe Verdi) 1,3 km (16 minuten).

- See also Sirmione Tip.

- Riva del Garda: Clear and deep water, gradualy descending gravel beach; always cooler and windy.

*Sup/Stand Up Paddling:
Park your car at Piscine Lido Campgnello* an go Supping with Sup Experience Lake Garda.
* Restaurants in walking distance:
-Agriturismo La Montina: 1 km / 15 min. walk - NO PIZZA -
Str. Monzambano, 51, 46040 Ponti sul Mincio MN
Kids friendly. Animals and playground. Local Montavan dishes.
*Restaurants with lake panorama:
Informal: Porticciolo del Campanello
Via Campanello, 28, 37014 Castelnuovo del Garda, directly at a little harbour. Wednesdays closed.
P: Piscine Lido Campagnello and walk 350 mtr. 5/day closes at 21 hours.
Simple kitchen/pizzeria. Reservation recommended: +39 045 755 1947

Formal: Vecchio Mulino Beach
Str. Bergamini, 14, 37019 Peschiera
Very good dishes, polite and excellent service.
* Restaurant with local dishes:
Veronese dishes: Rivelin; Via Milano, 1, 37019 Peschiera del Garda VR (NO PIZZA)
Reservation Needed / No reservation = No table: +39 045 252 6048
Very good dishes and polite and excellent service.

Mantovan dishes: La Montina; Address see above Rest. walking distance.
Reservation recommended: +39 0376 88202

*Rainy days:
- Aquardens 35 min/ 26 km (Thermal swimming pool paradise in-/outdoor)

- Parco Termale del Garda in Colà 20 min./14 km (Thermal lake in-/outdoor)

- Muse 1 hour / 95 km in Trento (Playfull science museum) Online booking strongly recommended to skip que or missing out.

- Shopping Malls: Il Leone; Grande Mele; Le Vele; Grand'Affi, etc.

* Bike distances:
- La Littorina del Mincio (BikeStop/Restaurant): 2 km / 0,5 hours
- Peschiera d/G (fortified city): 8 km / 2 hours
- Sirmione (peninsula): 16 km / 1 hour
- Borghetto s/M -Castellaro Lagusello: 9 km / 35 min.
- Castellaro Lagusello - Monzambano: 6 km / 25 min.
Total Altomincio: Borghetto s/M, Castellaro Lagusello, Monzambano 23 km / 1,5 hour
* Public Transport:
The bus line 479 brings you from Altomincio to Peschiera 5 times a day (exept Sundays). The busstop is next to the gardencentre on the main road (the SR249) and is called "Salionze-Bivio Diga". From the reception it is a 430 meters walk up hill, 31 heightmeters and would take an adult person about 8 minutes. Bustickets at bus or InfoPoint for euro 2/ ride/person GardaLand/Sealife Free shuttle bus from Trainstation to Gardaland/Sealife Movieland/Caneva Free shuttle bus from Altomincio reception at 10 o' clock to Movieland/Caneva and back from 19:15 hours. Be at the busstop 10 minutes in advance.

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Emergency Phone numbers
Police 112 FireBrigade 115
Doktor Via Monte Baldo 24 Peschiera d/G
Farmacia Via del Garda 34 Salionze

Doktor OdontoSalute | Via Tangenziale 3 Peschiera d/G (Near Mc Donald)

Car services
DoktorGarage Milano | Via Marco Biagi 23 Peschiera d/G

(45˚25’49.59”N 10˚41’20.05”E)
DoktorENI | Strada dei Colli 19, 46040 Monzambano MN

Public Services
VVV TouristOffice | Piazzale Betteloni 15 Peschiera d/G
Station Viale Stazione 18 Peschiera d/G
Markets Porta Brescia Peschiera d/G | Monday mornings
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