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Gardone Riviera

Gardone Riviera

A look at Gardone Riviera

Gardone Riviera
Archivio comunale di Gardone Riviera

Gardone Riviera, San Marco Tower

Gardone Riviera, Gardone, panoramic view
Archivio comunale di Gardone Riviera

Gardone Riviera
Archivio comunale di Gardone Riviera

Gardone Riviera
Archivio comunale di Gardone Riviera

Gardone Riviera, The botanical garden of the foundation Andrè Heller
Archivio comunale di Gardone Riviera

Gardone Riviera, On the left Gardone from the Vittoriale
Archivio comunale di Gardone Riviera

The village of Gardone Riviera (Gardù de Riera, in the local dialect), in Lombardy, was already inhabited in Roman times and was subsequently occupied by the Longobards, Germanic people to whom it owes its name. Warda, in German, means exactly fortress, military garrison, lookout. Its mild and healthy climate and the fact that it is magnificently layed down on the western banks of Lake Garda, made Gardone a renowned tourist destination at the end of the XIX century. This is mainly due to the natural protection of the hill behind it, that allows a particular microclimate, mild in every season of the year. Since then many famous personalities stayed there, coming mainly from Germany, England and France, which restored or built beautiful residences, many of which directly on the edge of the lake or hidden in the lush vegetation that enriches the inhabited center of Gardone, again thanks to the particular climate conditions that allowed this territory to become a real botanical garden on the shores of Lake Garda. Gardone Riviera is famous for hosting the Vittoriale degli Italiani, the residence of the poet Gabriele d'Annunzio, erected between 1921 and 1938. This monumental citadel was erected in memory of the Italian poet's life and is still the main tourist attraction of the village. An eclectic complex of buildings and gardens, which preserves, in addition to the house and to the tomb of the poet, Dannunzio's artworks and relics, an outdoor theatre, a rich library and a museum.

Municipality of Gardone Riviera
 
Province of Brescia
Lombardy Region

Inhabitants: 2.660
Altitude: 71 m. S.l.m.

The municipality is part of:
 
Strada dei Vini e dei Sapori del Garda
Comunità montana Parco Alto Garda Bresciano
 I Borghi più belli d’Italia
 
Paesi Bandiere Arancioni

Comune di Gardone Riviera
Piazza Scarpetta 1 - Gardone Riviera (BS)
Tel. +39 0365 294600

MarteS, Settecento Veneziano

Inaugurated a new jewel museum is the MarteS, Art Museum Sorlini, in the hinterland of Lake Garda. A path of art articulated in over 180 paintings that reveals to the public the large canvases of the masters of the Eighteenth Century Veneto

Next or present Events

  • Jeff Beck
    23-06-2018
    Jeff Beck
    Concerts

    Add to calendar 2018-06-23 2018-06-23 Europe/Rome Jeff Beck One of the most influential rock guitarists ever and among the most important for the evolution of modern guitar Gardone Riviera

    One of the most influential rock guitarists ever and among the most important for the evolution of modern guitar

    From 21:15 | | Buy the ticket

  • The Dream Syndicate
    27-06-2018
    The Dream Syndicate
    Concerts

    Add to calendar 2018-06-27 2018-06-27 Europe/Rome The Dream Syndicate Gardone Riviera

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  • Yann Tiersen
    From 31-07-2018
    To 01-07-2018
    Yann Tiersen
    Concerts

    Add to calendar 2018-07-31 2018-07-01 Europe/Rome Yann Tiersen Composer and instrumentalist among the most prolific and beloved of our age, his compositions in minimalist and experimental key are known all over the world. Gardone Riviera

    Composer and instrumentalist among the most prolific and beloved of our age, his compositions in minimalist and experimental key are known all over the world.

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  • Ben Howard
    04-07-2018
    Ben Howard
    Concerts

    Add to calendar 2018-07-04 2018-07-04 Europe/Rome Ben Howard Gardone Riviera

    From 21:00 | | Buy the ticket

  • Cigarettes After Sex
    07-07-2018
    Cigarettes After Sex
    Concerts

    Add to calendar 2018-07-07 2018-07-07 Europe/Rome Cigarettes After Sex Gardone Riviera

    From 21:15 | | Buy the ticket

  • Steve Hackett
    08-07-2018
    Steve Hackett
    Concerts

    Add to calendar 2018-07-08 2018-07-08 Europe/Rome Steve Hackett Gardone Riviera

    From 21:00 | | Buy the ticket

  • Franz Ferdinand
    11-07-2018
    Franz Ferdinand
    Concerts

    Add to calendar 2018-07-11 2018-07-11 Europe/Rome Franz Ferdinand Gardone Riviera

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  • 13-07-2018
    Concerts

    Add to calendar 2018-07-13 2018-07-13 Europe/Rome Gardone Riviera

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  • Borghi Photo Marathon
    15-07-2018
    Culture

    Add to calendar 2018-07-15 2018-07-15 Europe/Rome Borghi Photo Marathon Cultural event that combines the passion for photography and the promotion of the Territory. Gardone Riviera

    Cultural event that combines the passion for photography and the promotion of the Territory.

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  • Pat Metheny
    18-07-2018
    Pat Metheny
    Concerts

    Add to calendar 2018-07-18 2018-07-18 Europe/Rome Pat Metheny Gardone Riviera

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  • Vinicio Capossela with Orchestra Arturo Toscanini
    21-07-2018
    Vinicio Capossela with Orchestra Arturo Toscanini
    Concerts

    Add to calendar 2018-07-21 2018-07-21 Europe/Rome Vinicio Capossela with Orchestra Arturo Toscanini Gardone Riviera

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  • Norah Jones
    24-07-2018
    Norah Jones
    Concerts

    Add to calendar 2018-07-24 2018-07-24 Europe/Rome Norah Jones Gardone Riviera

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  • Marcus Miller
    26-07-2018
    Marcus Miller
    Concerts

    Add to calendar 2018-07-26 2018-07-26 Europe/Rome Marcus Miller An amazing show where we can listen to live the songs of his legendary repertoire and the preview of the new pieces extracted from the disc coming out in the coming months. Gardone Riviera

    An amazing show where we can listen to live the songs of his legendary repertoire and the preview of the new pieces extracted from the disc coming out in the coming months.

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  • Anna Calvi
    30-07-2018
    Anna Calvi
    Concerts

    Add to calendar 2018-07-30 2018-07-30 Europe/Rome Anna Calvi A vibrant and magnetic voice, a refined and captivating elegance that seems to be made to fit the stage of the Victorian. Gardone Riviera

    A vibrant and magnetic voice, a refined and captivating elegance that seems to be made to fit the stage of the Victorian.

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  • San Nicola di Bari
    06-12-2018
    Patronal parties

    Add to calendar 2018-12-06 2018-12-06 Europe/Rome San Nicola di Bari Gardone Riviera

Past Events

  • D'annunzio Bike 2017
    08-10-2017
    D'annunzio Bike 2017
    Sports

  • Concerto Lirico
    08-10-2017
    Shows

  • LA DUSE divina Eleonora
    13-10-2017
    Shows

  • Autumn on the table
    21-10-2017
    Festival

    Taste the flavors of the hinterland

  • Halloween Party
    31-10-2017
    Festival

  • Italian Cup of Popeye
    25-11-2017
    Festival

    Saturday, November 25th from 19.00 at Villa Alba

  • Sports Festival
    16-12-2017
    Sports

    8th edition of the Sports Festival. Awarding athletes and sports associations.

  • Gospel Choir Concert
    23-12-2017
    Concerts

    At the church Sant'Antonio Abate in Morgnaga "Concert of the Gospel Choir". Association "Le 5 Fontane"

  • Concerto degli Auguri IX° edizione
    26-12-2017
    Religious occurrences

    Will play the Brix Symphony Orchestra conductor Giovanna Sorbi. Free admission up to availability. At Villa Alba.

  • Cineforum
    07-01-2018
    Shows

    Entrance to free offer – until the seats are exhausted.

  • Cineforum
    21-01-2018
    Shows

    Entrance to free offer – until the seats are exhausted.

COMMENTS :
 
Where to sleep
Where to eat

La Forra Restaurant

Via Benaco, 24, località Pieve, Tremosine (BS)
22.70 Kilometers from Gardone Riviera

Bar Gelateria Tremosine

Piazza Cozzaglio, 6, frazione Pieve, Tremosine (BS)
22.25 Kilometers from Gardone Riviera

Where to shop
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Natalina Farm

Via Denera, 6, località Cadignano, Tremosine (BS)
20.38 Kilometers from Gardone Riviera

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