We stay in the delightful resort of Riva del Garda. Here you will discover a wide range of bars, cafes and restaurants amidst a myriad of winding mediaeval streets.
We will stay at the 4* Hotel Oasi. This is well located on the Lake front. You can walk across the pathway to the ‘beach’. There is a garden with sun terrace and 2 whirlpools, (available in Summer only). Features include a bar, restaurant and wellness centre with indoor swimming pool and spa. (Some facilities chargeable). All rooms have private facilities and some have balcony.
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Day 1 – Depart from your local area and travel by coach for the crossing to the Continent. After clearing Customs formalities we continue to our overnight stopover in France / Germany.
Day 2 – After an early breakfast we continue our journey to Lake Garda arriving at our hotel during the evening. Accommodation has been reserved for 5 nights on a dinner, bed and breakfast basis.
Day 3 – Today we have included a Lake Garda circular tour taking in the shoreline of lemon groves and the capital of Lake Garda – Garda. At the southern end the shoreline narrows giving a fjord-like quality to the scenery. The trip includes trip to Malcesine. As well we have included a boat trip on the lake
Day 4 – Today we have a wonderful included excursion to Venice. Enjoy the famous sights including the Bridge of Sighs, St Mark’s Square and the Doges Palace. Take a walk over the Rialto Bridge – an ideal spot to watch the activities of the boats on the Grand Canal below
Day 5 – Today we take you to Verona – one of Italy’s most beautiful and historic cities. Don’t miss the impressive square – Piazza Bra – with its ornate fountains and delightful pavement cafes dominated by the Magnificent Roman Arena – the third largest in the world. Continue through to Piazza Erbe – the old Roman Forum where nowadays you will find a large open-air market selling an assortment of local produce. As well browse around the various selection of shops in Via Mazzini or even visit the famous balcony featured in Shakespeare’s ‘Romeo and Juliet’
Day 6 – Day at leisure. You may wish to spend some time in Riva or just relax at the hotel.
Day 7 – After breakfast it is time to bid a fond farewell. We make our way to our hotel in France / Germany where our final overnight stopover has been included on a bed and Continental breakfast basis
Day 8 – Continue our journey home arriving back later on