Manerba del Garda
It is a small jewel set on the Brescian side of Lake Garda in the Valtenesi area. With 12 km of beaches, the suggestive Isola del Garda, and the famous Rocca, a wonderful nature reserve with a breathtaking panoramic view of the lake and a characteristic open-air museum. Manerba is the ideal destination for history and culture lovers, with many opportunities to admire historic villas, villages, medieval castles, and churches. Moreover, for sport lovers it is possible to practice wind-surf, sailing, rowing, cycling, horse riding, hiking, golf, tennis, beach-volley and many others.
Bike & Trekking
For the bikers and trekking lovers, Lake Garda is the best place. There are Over a thousand kilometres of signposted trails for all levels, from beginners who want to hike without too much effort, to the more experienced who want to train along challenging routes. The brathtaking landscapes and the nature of incomparable beauty assure to everyone incredible moments in total freedom.
In addition, Donna Silvia Hotel offers to its guest a free of charge indoor parking place with an automatic gate, where you can park your bikes.
Culture and Museums
The surrounding area offers endless opportunities for lovers of art, history and culture in general: the Rocca del Sasso Nature Reserve Museum and the lake park of Manerba del Garda, the Vittoriale degli Italiani in Gardone Riviera, the Valley of the Paper Mills in Toscolano Maderno and the Garda Island with its extraordinary neo-Gothic Venetian villa in San Felice del Benaco, the Santa Giulia Museum and the Mille Miglia Museum in Brescia, etc... There is so much to discover!
Museo della Riserva naturale della Rocca, image taken from the site
Gardens and Naturalistic Parks
For nature and botany lovers, the Garda area offers many opportunities to satisfy their curiosity and desire for exploration. The Heller Botanical Garden in Gardone Riviera, the Sigurtà Garden Park in Valeggio sul Mincio, the Varone Waterfall Cave Park in Tenno (TN), the renowned Malcesine cable car with splendid panoramic views, the Parco Natura Viva in Pastrengo, the Alto Garda Bresciano Park in Gargnano, the "Emilio Ghirardi" Experimental Botanical Garden in Toscolano Maderno and many more...
Shopping lovers can have fun and get lost among the beautiful boutiques, shops and large shopping malls scattered nearby, between Salò, Desenzano del Garda, Sirmione, Verona, Brescia, Mantova.
Wineries, Wine and Oil Tastings
IIn the area of Brescian side of Lake Garda the wine tradition is an integral part of history, culture and landscape. There are many different types of wine production from north to south of the lake, and all of them stand out for their uniqueness and quality. In particular, the area between Padenghe and Salò, the Valtenesi DOC wines stand out, vinified in Rosso and Chiaretto, and the Garda Classico, vinified in Bianco, Rosso, Chiaretto and Groppello. This is an area rich in taste and tradition all to be discovered, thanks to the possibilities offered by many wineries, oil mills and farms that offer guided tours and tastings. All opportunities to be seized by food and wine lovers.
Our staff is happy to advise you to organize your visit.