Five things to do at Lake Garda in autumn

From wonderful walks to fine food: here are our tips for your weekend

AUTUMN 2023 – Autumn brings a unique atmosphere to the shores of Lake Garda, with an undeniably romantic charm. A bike ride, a walk along the lakefront, dinner with a view… the hot and hectic days of summer give way to a slower pace of life.

It’s the ideal time to discover the villages in the surrounding area, try out traditional dishes and enjoy relaxing at the local spas or wellness centres. Visit one of Italy’s most beautiful lakes, for a season full of surprises.

So, here are 6 tempting ideas for you to enjoy Riva del Garda and its surroundings in autumn.


Outdoor adventures

Garda Trentino offers truly great options for outdoor sports: how about a relaxed walk along an easy trail, a bike ride with the breeze from the lake blowing gently in your face, or even a chilled-out boat trip? There’s nowhere better for taking it easy while getting a little healthy exercise in.


Vibrant villages

Here you’ll find two of the entries on the official list of Italy’s Most Beautiful Villages: Canale di Tenno and Rango… but there are also lots of other little towns in the surrounding area that we’re sure will enchant you with their traditional cuisine and timeless charm.

Riding a Gravel bike

Riding a Gravel bike

It is the perfect bike for exploring: it can move easily both on asphalt and on dirt roads. This is why it is one of the most suitable means to discover the trails of the Garda area: from the lake shores to Valle di Comano, up to the trails along Valle dei Laghi, you will find many itineraries to explore.


The month of taste

What is the tastiest month of the year? It is certainly October, at least on Lake Garda and its surroundings, thanks to a rich calendar of events intended to cater to the heart (and belly) of food lovers. From seasonal harvests to festivals, there is something for all tastes!


A weekend of well-being

Immerse yourself in hot water with soothing bubbles caressing your skin, amid the glow of gentle lighting and the smell of natural essences: close your eyes and relax. Enjoy toning and regenerating massages as you get your fill of well-being on Lake Garda and at Terme di Comano!

Published on 11/08/2023