The mountainous Veneto region in Italy is well known for the many lakes that can be found in the area, which range from the large Lake Garda to the many smaller lakes that provide a beautiful backdrop to any holiday.
Visitors can explore the ancient architecture of Venice or the more modern attractions of Treviso before looking to spend some time exploring the natural beauty of the lakes of the region and their amazing history. The largest and most famous lake in the area is Lake Garda, which is the oldest area of human habitation in the area and can be explored for its history in terms of fossils and ancient buildings.
Touring the lake by boat is a great way to see the stunning architecture of the houses built by the rich and famous of Europe over the centuries set against the mountains that surround the lake. A little more excitement can be found with the various sports available on the lake and around it. The region is now known for its mountain biking, hiking and plentiful winter sports.
Whether choosing to explore Garda or Lake Fimon the wildlife is only part of the story of any holiday. The area is known for producing some of the finest wines, olives and fish dishes in Italy and a large number of restaurants, cafe's and inns allow the Mediterranean influenced dishes to be sampled at their freshest and finest in classically Italian meals.