Sixteen small charming villages at the foot of Mount Baldo form Brenzone. It is located on the shores of Lake Garda not far from Malcesine. Brenzone includes such villages as Assenza, Marnigia, Castelletto Magugnano and Porto that located right on the lake shore. The villages of Castello and Sommavilla located at the foothills of Mount Baldos are also included into Brenzone. If you walk up into the Prada Mountains, you will enjoy the breathtaking view of the area.
These small villages are often called the fishing villages because of their appearance. The squares and public places are the popular meeting places with the young and the old. People meet with pleasure in the local restaurants and pubs where they can order excellent dishes made mainly of fish that was just caught. The area around the villages is surrounded by olive groves, fields and gardens that perfectly suit for hiking and cycling trips.
When in Brenzone, you should surely taste the Garda eel or sardines. These culinary delicacies will surely contribute to your memorable stay in Brenzone. After a long day full of various events it is pleasant to relax in a cozy apartment or holiday home. You can be sure you’ll find a great number of various excellent accommodations in the region.
Castelletto is the largest part of Brenzone. It consists of a beautiful old town and has a very special quay. A monastery, which is the Order of the Sisters of the Holy Family nowadays, was built in the 12th century here. The site also includes other numerous historic buildings that are located in other parts of Brenzone.
The proximity to the shore of Lake Garda also furthers a memorable holiday. Here you can make really wonderful walks. The surfers and sailors also have wonderful chance to explore the surroundings of Brenzone while having joy on the Garda. During a boat trip you can see Brenzone from the other side that you also like very much.